Tag: University of Minnesota

Students protest Ben Shapiro appearance at UMN St. Paul campus
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Students protest Ben Shapiro appearance at UMN St. Paul campus

On the evening of Monday, Feb. 26, a small group of University of Minnesota (UMN) students gathered outside the St. Paul Student Center to protest the presence of right-wing media personality Ben Shapiro, who was delivering a presentation inside. The protest, coined Ban Ben Shapiro, was organized by Students for a Democratic Society at UMN…

Mindy Deardurff named new Dean of Career Development Center
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Mindy Deardurff named new Dean of Career Development Center

On March 4, Mindy Deardurff was named the new Dean of Macalester’s Career Development Center (CDC). She is currently the Director of the Undergraduate Business Career Center at the University of Minnesota’s Curtis L. Carlson School of Management. She will officially begin work at Macalester on June 2. In a press release Macalester commended Deardurff’s…

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Big ten, big band, big spirit: going Gopher for a day

This past weekend, on what was possibly the perfect fall day, I attended a University of Minnesota football game along with some friends. Watching, or at least pretending to watch, football is a favorite autumnal pastime of mine, so perhaps I was driven to attend because Macalester’s lack of home games was leaving a void in my life.