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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

Candidate for Board of Directors Markell

Jeanne Markell retired in July 2009 from a 40-year career at the University of Minnesota. Her positions included University Extension professor, legislative director for the Institute of Agriculture, chief of staff to U of M President, assistant vice president for external affairs, and associate provost for Professional Studies. In 1997, Jeanne returned to U of M Extension as associate dean for external relations, the role she held up to her retirement in 2009. Her final two years were spent in Washington D.C. as the Land Grant fellow at the National Association of Counties. Jeanne has served one term on the UMRA board beginning in 2014.

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Publication date: 
April 30, 2017