April 2015 news from our campuses
Wondering about the latest news from our campuses? Here are a few recent highlights (or check out the current campus tweets.)
Carleton College moved up to the No. 2 position on Peace Corps’ annual list of the top volunteer-producing small colleges and universities across the country.
Concordia College’s Lexi Robinson, of Minneapolis, was selected for the USA Pavilion Student Ambassador Program in Milan, Italy, where she will represent the United States at the World's Fair.
Concordia University’s Coding BootCamp program is one of three Twin Cities area accelerated training programs working with the city of Minneapolis as part of the newly launched TechHire initiative.
Hamline University’s School of Law and William Mitchell plan to combine, creating the top law school in the Midwest for a rigorous, practical and problem-solving approach to legal education.
Macalester College English Prof. Marlon James was a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers where they spoke about both James's book "A Brief History of Seven Killings" and Macalester.
The Minneapolis College of Art and Design will be offering its first massive open online course (MOOC) this spring — Biomimicry: A Sustainable Design Methodology.
The Saint Mary University of Minnesota’s University Chamber Singers and Saint Mary’s Jazz Combo have returned from weeklong concert tours of Ireland; both groups held homecoming performances.
Co-edited by St. Catherine University students and professor Cecilia Konchar Farr, a new book captures passion of Harry Potter generation and features the collection of essays from student writers attending MPCC schools.
A new solar project will enable St. Olaf College to become "carbon neutral" in its electrical energy usage.