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University Archives contains many UMRA documents.  One of the earliest was created with one of the  most common tools of the trade of the early 1980's. The 22 page, typewritten (remember those?) pdf document is titled: "PDF icon umra_history_1976-1983_by_e_gerald.pdf." It is very interesting reading.  Read online or download a copy.

Publication date:
Jul 31 2017

A SPECIAL INVITATION FOR RETIREES IN THE TWIN CITIES AREA FROM THE CARLSON SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA 

We invite you to participate in a Grand Challenge Course, which will be offered this fall at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus. Grand Challenge Courses (GCC) are special courses designed to address significant challenges in the world, and they attract the brightest and most creative students. 

Publication date:
Jul 13 2017

May 2017 meeting includes annual election

During the business portion of the May 23 meeting, members will elect next year’s UMRA leadership. The Board of Directors presents the following for your approval:

For Officers:
President:  Chip Peterson (will automatically move from his current position as President-elect to President)

President-elect: Gerald Rinehart

Secretary:         Judy Garrard
Treasurer          Carl Adams (continuing his service)

For Board of Directors:
Vernon Cardwell
Cathy Gierke
Jeanne Markell (for second three-year term)
Claudia Parliament
Richard Poppele

After their election the above members will join in leading the organization with the following continuing officers:

President, 2017–18        Chip Peterson
Past President               Donna Peterson

and the Board members who are continuing to serve out their terms:  Steve Benson, Martha Feda, Judy Leahy Grimes, Cherie Hamilton, John Howe, Kathleen O’Brien, and Gloria Williams.

Board members who are completing their terms in May are: Past President Jean Kinsey, Secretary Sheri Goldsmith May, and board members Shirley Barber, Roger Clemence, and Dave Naumann.

Please join in the festivities of the May Special Luncheon and Annual Meeting to celebrate a successful year and to thank these members for their service and leadership.

— Nominating Committee: Jean Kinsey, chair; Ron Anderson, Judy Leahy Grimes, Virgil Larson, Craig Swan

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 12:15pm
Publication date: 
April 30, 2017