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      Senior Jenna Potter, an English major and German and communications double minor at Hamline, was awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship to teach in Hamburg, Germany. Senior Libby Otto named as alternate to Norway.
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      A group of 43 undergraduate students and faculty attended the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) in Lexington, KY from April 2 through April 5. Students presented 35 different projects that resulted from their collaborative research at Hamline.
    • The deadline for Hamline University Staff Association (HUSA) election nominations has been extended to Wednesday, April 16. HUSA is taking nominations for anyone interested in serving on the 2014-2015 executive committee.
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      Dr. Christy Haynes will present the 2014 3M/Mitsch Lecture in Chemistry on Friday, April 25 at 12:45 p.m. in Sundin Music Hall.
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      School of Business Honorary Professor of Practice Reid Zimmerman's new book The Seven Deadly Sayings of Nonprofit Leaders, was released this week.
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      Two Hamline students and two staff members recently traveled to Cambridge, MA to visit the humanist communities at Harvard in support of the new Values in Action program at Hamline.
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      March 27, 2014
      LinkedIn Photo Shoot
      The Career Development Center, Omicron Delta Kappa, and Student Alumni Board will host a LinkedIn photo shoot for the Hamline community on Thursday, April 24, from 4-7 p.m. in the Kay Fredericks Ballroom of the Klas Center.
    • March 20, 2014
      The Rimers of Eldritch
      The Hamline University Theatre continues its 83rd season with The Rimers of Eldritch with performances on April 25-26 and May 1-3 at 7:30 p.m.
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      Hamline University School of Law is now the top-ranked private law school in Minnesota according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015 "Best Law Schools." Hamline Law has risen in the rankings again this year, moving from 126 to 121.
    • forensic-science-kare-11
      Hamline forensic science students and a faculty member were featured in a story on KARE 11 News that illustrated the physical evidence a person leaves behind in a given day and how forensic scientists might collect and examine those clues.  
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      New class explored real-world applications of art in the health field, the relationship of creativity to health, and served as a prerequisite for a valuable internship opportunity at Shriners Children’s Hospital.
    • danielle-jagelski-student-composer-thumb
      Hamline music student and composer collaborates with a professional choir to transform her composition.
    • generation-study-abroad-thumb
      Hamline University, already a leader in study abroad opportunities among Minnesota’s private colleges, was selected to join the Institute of International Education (IIE)’s Generation Study Abroad initiative to help increase the national number of students who study abroad.
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      Associate professor of physics Andy Rundquist collaborated with Bill Nye the Science Guy at the Mall of America.
    • Bush Library will be getting rid of older, lesser used books but would like the input of faculty and staff on which books to keep.
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      February 11, 2014
      Black History Month Events
      February marks the celebration of Black History Month, and faculty, staff, students, and members of the Hamline community have numerous opportunities to gather and honor influential black Americans, past and present. 
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      February 11, 2014
      Piper Image Revealed
      After debuting an updated look and costume in the fall, the Hamline Piper now has a new logo, too.
    • The Hedgeman Center and PRIDE Black Student Alliance promote events to celebrate Black History Month with the Hamline community.
    • International Roundtables are held Fridays from 11:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m. in Giddens Learning Center 1S where everyone is invited to hear presentations and participate in discussions of international topics led by Hamline University faculty or campus visitors.
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      Hamline Law Professor David Allen Larson has been invited to chair a session at the 2014 International Conference on Cyberjustice at the University of Montreal School. Larson's session will immediately follow the opening remarks by the chief justice of Canada.
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      Innovative new digital media arts lab features technology to facilitate students’ growing interests in the field of study.
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      Make meal time a chance to make new connections. Look for the Common Table signs in Anderson Center to meet up with friends and colleagues or meet new people.
    • schultz-book-release
      January 29, 2014
      Schultz Releases New Book
      Hamline University Professor David Schultz, noted expert on elections, politics and public policy, announces the publication of his latest book, Election Law and Democratic Theory.
    • cwp-mn-book-awards
      Congratulations to Anne Ursu and Swati Avasthi, faculty members of Hamline's Creative Writing Program, and alums Melanie Hoffert and Elizabeth Verdick, all finalists for Minnesota Book Awards.
    • hamline-mba-international-seminar-dubai
      A group of Hamline MBA students, led by Professor Dan Lehmann, recently returned from an international seminar in the United Arab Emirates. Their visit to the Ministry of Finance was covered by the Emirates New Agency.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Ann Tweedy and student John Medeiros, presented at the Minnesota Lavender Bar Association's annual conference on Marriage Equality in the Cultural Context.
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      Professor David Allen Larson supervised the final rounds of the American Bar Association Law Student Division National Arbitration Competition in Chicago, Illinois on January 24 and 25.
    • First-year seminar students have already earned $550 for a local nonprofit organization from the sale of greeting cards which are still available at Groundswell Coffee.
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      A group of Hamline MBA students, School of Business Dean Anne McCarthy, and Professor Dan Lehmann are in the midst of an international seminar focusing on international finance in Dubai, the capital of Islamic finance.
    • January 21, 2014
      Purple Onion Book Club
      Hamline University Book Store's Purple Onion Book Club has garnered attention from The Monitor, The Star Tribune, and most recently, it was the subject of the feature story in the Campus Marketplace Newsletter.
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      Jeff Turner, associate professor of theatre arts, served as production dramaturg on Kander and Ebb's Cabaret to be performed at Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis from Saturday, January 18 through February 9.
    • ann-tweedy-thumb
      January 20, 2014
      Tweedy Presents, Elected
      In January, Professor Ann Tweedy presented in New York City and at St. Louis University School of Law and was also elected Chair Elect of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Indian Nations & Indigenous Peoples Section and elected Member at Large. 
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      January 20, 2014
      Tweedy Published
      Professor Ann Tweedy published the article How Allotment-Era Literature Can Inform Current Controversies About Tribal Jurisdiction and Reservation Diminishment in the University of Toronto Quarterly.
    • Commencement Weekend 2014 is fast approaching - save the date for this year's events. Please note that Commencement falls on Memorial Day Weekend this year. All ceremonies are scheduled to take place on Old Main Mall. In the event of inclement weather, ceremonies will be moved into Hutton Arena. 
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      Business Professor and Law School Dispute Resolution Institute Senior Fellow Ken Fox was the invited instructor and presenter for several specially scheduled events in Kochi (Cochin), India, December 19 - 23.
    • Professors of Law James Coben and Peter Thompson have published the 2013-2014 edition of Mediation: Law, Policy & Practice, the treatise they co-authored with Nancy Rogers, Sarah Cole, and Craig McEwen.
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      Ann Ness, Hamline's vice president of marketing and enrollment, was recently featured and interviewed for the Star Tribune's Movers and Shakers column.
    • Spring service for the Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities (ACTC) bus runs from January 13 - May 23. The spring bus schedule can be found online and is the same as the fall 2013 schedule.
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      January 13, 2014
      Pope Elected
      In January, Professor Thaddeus Pope was elected chair-elect of the American Association of Law Schools Section on Law, Medicine, and Ethics.
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      January 13, 2014
      Pope Co-authors Treatise
      In January, Professor Thaddeus Pope has joined as a co-author on the Third Edition of the Wolters-Kluwer treatise, The Right to Die: The Law of End-of-Life Decision Making.
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      Associate Professor Laura Hermer was interviewed by James Nord for an article in the MinnPost on the state's MNSure contract with Maximus.
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      January 13, 2014
      Professor Hermer Presents
      Associate Professor Laura Hermer presented an invited paper at the 2014 annual meeting of the Association of American Law Schools in New York City on January 3.
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      Community Action thanked the 56 Hamline students who volunteered as a part of the LEAP into St. Paul program in their December issue of Straight Talk.
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      January 8, 2014
      Fox Presents in India
      Dispute Resolution Institute Senior Fellow and Professor of Business Ken Fox was the invited presenter for several specially scheduled events in Kochi, India, December 19 - 23.
    • Hamline faculty members, Deanna A. Thompson and Walter W. Benjamin, receive rave reviews for their books, which have been listed as "worthwhile Minnesota-connected books," according to the website TwinCities.com.
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      January 6, 2014
      Lucas-Waverly Published
      Stefanie Lucas-Waverly, university events coordinator, published the article Creating Transformative Moments, that speaks to being intentional about situations that allow for self-reflection and innovation.
    • As of January 1, 2014, standard mileage rates are .56 cents per mile per the IRS. Please make sure to review all travel reimbursement forms using the correct mileage rates for the dates traveled. This new rate is to be used for all travel beginning January 1, 2014.
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      December 24, 2013
      Sandeen Interviewed by KSTP
      Professor Sharon K. Sandeen, an expert in intellectual property law, was recently interviewed by KSTP television.
    • mary-trevor-thumb
      December 20, 2013
      Trevor Presents
      Hamline School of Law Associate Professor Mary B. Trevor presented at Suffolk University Law School in Boston, MA on December 6.
    • jean-holloway-thumb
      December 19, 2013
      New School of Law Dean
      Hamline University is pleased to announce that it has named Jean Holloway as dean of the Hamline School of Law.
    • The Faculty Leadership Team of the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is pleased to announce that Caroline Hilk, Ph.D., faculty development coordinator, is now also serving as the director of the CTL.
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      Professor in the School of Law, Ann Tweedy was elected as the Treasurer of the Federal Bar Association's Indian Law Section Executive Board.
    • December 13, 2013
      Law Student Published
      Weekend law student and Mayo Clinic employee, Morgan Vanderburg, published the article, Health Information Privacy, regarding health information privacy in the December issue of Health Care News.
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      Hamline University has been recognized by the Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge issued by President Obama for its commitment to interfaith work and community service.
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      December 13, 2013
      Press Publishes Two Articles
      Sharon Press Published two articles; one in Dispute Resolution Magazine, and the other in GPSolo.
    • katie-kruse-thumb
      Law Professor Kate Kruse was interviewed by the National Law Journal regarding the practical skills mandate required for the American Bar Association.
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      Gene Luen Yang, a faculty member in the Masters of Fine Arts in Writing for Children and Young Adults program, was featured in an interview on Minnesota Public Radio.
    • ann-tweedy-thumb
      December 10, 2013
      Tweedy Gives Presentation
      On November 15, Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy gave an invited presentation at the 15th Annual DC Indian Law Conference in Washington D.C.
    • pope-thaddeus-2
      Thaddeus Pope, associate professor and director of the Health Law Institute at Hamline, has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine, with his article, Making Medical Decisions for Patients without Surrogates.
    • press-sharon-2
      December 10, 2013
      Press Published in Tan Pan
      Professor Sharon Press, director of the Dispute Resolution Institute, published an article entitled Certification: Lessons from Other Jurisdictions in a special issue of Tan Pan: The Chinese-English Journal on Negotiation.
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      On December 6 - 7, Professor James Coben joined together with a select group of law and business school negotiation scholars at a Marquette University Law School conference entitled Revisiting the Canon of Negotiation.
    • study abroad
      December 7, 2013
      Study Abroad Leader
      Hamline University has once again emerged as a leader in its category in Minnesota for study abroad opportunities according to the Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange.
    • December 6, 2013
      Staff Transitions
      The offices of Development and Alumni Relations and the Provost would like to announce some staff transitions as two colleagues take on new positions at Hamline.
    • Hamline University has been recognized by the Online College Database as a top college for teacher education in Minnesota.
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      December 3, 2013
      Take Hamline with You
      Faculty members traveling abroad, take Hamline with you! Assist the Undergraduate Admission Office in recruiting students overseas.
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      December 3, 2013
      Snow Emergency Information
      Resources for information from the City of Saint Paul and Hamline Safety and Security regarding parking restrictions and other guidelines following a snowfall.
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      November 26, 2013
      Roussos Published
      Ioannis Roussos, professor in the Department of Mathematics, has just published Improper Riemann Integrals, which is the first book to collect classical and modern material on the subject for undergraduate students.
    • Dr. Wallace Swan presented a paper and was the recipient of an award at the International Conference on Public Administration in Cape Town, South Africa on Saturday, November 2.
    • RSVP by Friday, December 13 to join a faculty and staff reading group dedicated to reading and discussing the book, At the Dark End of the Street: Black Women, Rape and Resistance ~ A New History of the Civil Rights Movement by Danielle McGuire.
    • Vern Mikkelsen Passes Away
      November 26, 2013
      Honoring a Piper Legend
      The Pipers observed a moment of silence to honor basketball great and Hamline alumnus Vern Mikkelsen who passed away recently. Mikkelsen brought the Piper basketball program to prominence in the 1940s and went on to a celebrated career in the National Basketball Association.
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      A memorial service to celebrate the life and work of Kenneth E. Tilsen, adjunct professor at Hamline School of Law, was held on Saturday, November 23 in the Anderson Center.
    • live-violence-free-thumb
      Hamline is participating in the Live Free of Violence Flag Campaign, organized by the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women, as part of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
    • November 21, 2013
      Bicycle Racks Removal
      The bicycle racks for Osborn, Schilling, and Peterson residence halls will be removed and put into storage for the winter. Bikes attached to the racks need to be removed by the end of the day on Friday, December 6.
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      Hamline first-year student McKenna Nerone was recently named the Youth Philanthropist of the Year by the Association of Fundraising Professionals in southeast Wisconsin.
    • November 19, 2013
      New Arts in Health Course
      The Hamline University Department of Studio Arts and Art History, in collaboration with the Public Health Sciences program, is excited to announce a new course offered in January 2014: Arts in Health.
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      November 18, 2013
      Berkson Gives Talk
      Mark Berkson, professor of religion, gave a talk at the Hospitality Center for Chinese in St. Paul.
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      Hamline’s Center for Public Administration and Leadership and the Master in Public Administration program recognize four Minnesota women who make an impact through public service.
    • Professor Shelly Schaefer was an invited panelist for a discussion on blended sentencing laws for juvenile offenders hosted by the Children's Law Center.
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      November 14, 2013
      Student Veterans at Hamline
      Hamline is committed to supporting veterans and providing them with exceptional academic experiences. Hamline student veterans recently expressed their gratitude for those resources on film.
    • November 13, 2013
      Press Published in Tan Pan
      Professor Sharon Press published an article, Certification: Lessons from Other Jurisdictions, in a special issue of Tan Pan: The Chinese-English Journal on Negotiation.
    • Hamline students, faculty, and staff can now request a Google Group through Hamline's Google domain.
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      School of Education Assistant Professor Letitia Basford recently presented from a paper on the school-to-prison pipeline.
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      November 10, 2013
      Endo Presents at Conference
      Rachel Endo presented a workshop, Relevant and Transformative Approaches to Teaching Multicultural Education: New Directions for Teacher Education, at the National Association for Multicultural Education Association Conference.
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      Associate Vice President for Facilities Services Lowell Bromander was installed as the president of the Midwest Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers at the annual conference on Wednesday, October 30 in Grand Rapids, Michigan and also presented a session on the design, team aspects, and construction of the Anderson Center.
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      David Allen Larson, professor in the School of Law, will supervise the regional rounds of the American Bar Association Law Student Division National Arbitration Competition on November 8 - 9 & 15 - 16.
    • new-wesley-center-staff-thumb
      The Wesley Center is pleased to announce the addition of two new staff members, Nur Mood, coordinator for religious and spiritual life programs, and Brian Stephenson, communications assistant.
    • hamline-womens-volleyball-makes-playoffs
      The best volleyball season Hamline has had in many years came to an end on Tuesday with a 3-0 loss at St. Benedict in the opening round of the MIAC playoffs. The Pipers tied a 19-year-old record with 19 wins this season.
    • Ambassador Robert Mikulak
      November 5, 2013
      Nobel Peace Prize
      Hamline alumnus Robert Mikulak '64 is at the forefront of work to eradicate chemical weapons across the globe as the United States Permanent Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons which was awarded the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize.
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      October 29, 2013
      Sandeen Presents Webinar
      School of Law Professor Sharon Sandeen recently presented a webinar for the American Bar Association to nearly 600 attorneys nationwide.
    • andreas-schramm-india-thumb
      Hamline School of Education Professor Andreas Schramm attended the International Pragmatics Association Conference in New Dehli, India to present research conducted in collaboration with alumna Cadi Kivimagi.
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      One of the cornerstones of a Hamline University education is high impact learning, which is a set of best practices internationally recognized for student success. These practices include internships, collaborative research with faculty, first year seminars, capstone courses, and study abroad programs.
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      Mark Berkson, professor of religion, gave the keynote address at a conference at Illinois State University on religious studies in higher education.
    • Hamline School of Education was a sponsor of the Minnesota chapter of the National Association for Multicultural Education 2013 Conference that took place on Saturday, October 26 at Hopkins High School.
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      On October 25, Professor James Coben gave a plenary presentation at the annual Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of the Minnesota State Bar Association, and on November 1 - 2, Professor James Coben will co-host an international symposium at Shue Yan University in Hong Kong.
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      Javier Gutierrez, director of residential life, presented at the annual Upper Midwest Region Association of College and University Housing Officers conference.
    • anne-teitelman-thumb
      Anne Teitelman, residential life area coordinator for Manor/Sorin Halls, was awarded the Upper Midwest-Association of College and University Housing Officers Frank J. Traver President's Scholarship.
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      School of Education Assistant Professor Letitia Basford recently presented from a paper co-written by School of Education Professor Joe Lewis and student in the Master of Arts in Teaching program Bridget Borer, on the school-to-prison pipeline.
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      Hamline School of Business Dean Anne McCarthy, Director of International and Off-Campus Programs Kari Richtsmeier, and Director of Graduate Admission Shawn Skoog recently participated in a postgraduate information fair at the United International College in Zhuhai, China.
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      Gene Luen Yang, a member of the faculty in the low-residency Masters of Fine Arts in Writing for Children and Young Adults program, was named one of five finalists for the National Book Award in Young People's Literature.
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      Deanna Thompson, professor of religion, was the keynote speaker for the Lake Superior Conference's fall gathering of the Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church.
    • larson-david-thumb
      David Allen Larson, professor of law, was the keynote speaker at Cyberjustice Laboratory at the University of Montreal on October 17.
    • piper-football-punked-thumb
      Showing that they really are good sports, three members of the Hamline football team were the subjects of a prank pulled by daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres.
    • October 18, 2013
      Strait to Serve on Panel
      Jean Strait, professor in the School of Education, will serve on a panel assembled to discuss same-sex relationship issues on Sunday, October 27.
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      Some familiar Hamline faces can be seen around the Twin Cities and surrounding areas on the university's Education in Action billboards. Find out more about their high impact experiences in the School of Business and School of Education.
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      Five of the eight winners of the 2013 Loft Literary Center Shabo Award are students and alums of the low-residency program in Writing for Children and Young Adults at Hamline.
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      Ann Mabbott and Patsy Vinogradov have been named recipients of the 2013 Harold B. Allen Award.
    • arnott-hobday-publish-main
      Assistant Professer Stephen Arnott and Associate Professor Meg Hobday recently had a co-authored article accepted for publication.
    • toastmasters-international-hamline-thumb
      Hamline University now has a Toastmasters International club, Wordsmiths Toastmasters, that meets on Monday nights from 6:30 - 8 p.m. in Giddens Learning Center Room 246W.
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      Religion Professor Mark Berkson was interviewed by a reporter and quoted in an article in City Pages on religious freedom for Rastafarians in Minnesota.
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      The Office of Institutional Research and Assessment is excited to announce the first issue The Monthly Stat. The newsletter will provide facts and figures on the latest research findings about the Hamline community.
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      Faculty member Deanna Thompson was the inaugural presenter for The Wold Conversations, a town hall forum style conversation at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN.
    • piper-reveal-thumb
      The longtime mascot for Hamline, the Piper, has a new look!
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      October 4, 2013
      Berkson Gives Lecture
      Religion Professor Mark Berkson gave the talk, The Changing Religious Landscape of America, as part of the Coleman Lecture Series at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church on October 2.
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      The 125th anniversary of the Oracle is celebrated in a new display in the Ronald and Marilyn Mitsch History Lounge located on the first floor of the Klas Center.
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      Javier Gutierrez, director of residential life, contributed in the Association of College and University Housing Officers International publication, The Talking Stick.
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      September 19, 2013
      On Campus Dining Options
      With the addition of the Anderson Center, some dining options available on campus have changed and include Bishop's Bistro, Piper Grille & Cafe, Starbucks, Leo's Corner, and Klas Cafe.
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      David Schultz, professor of political science in the Hamline College of Liberal Arts, has won the Leslie A. Whittington Excellence in Teaching Award. 
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      September 17, 2013
      Press Published
      Sharon Press, professor in the Hamline School of Law and director of the Dispute Resolution Institute, had articles published in the Cardoza Law Review, Volume 34 and in the summer issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine.
    • Binnur Ozkececi-Taner, political science professor, had an original research article published in the September issue of Mediterranean Politics.
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      David Allen Larson, professor in the Hamline School of Law, spent the weekend of September 6 - 7 at the American Bar Association headquarters in Chicago completing preparations for the 2013 - 2014 ABA Law Student Division National Arbitration Competition.
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      Hamline University President Linda Hanson was interviewed by MPR higher education blogger, Alex Friedrich to discuss the recent college rankings published by U.S. News & World Report.
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      For the thirteenth consecutive year, Hamline University remains the top-ranked Minnesota university in its category according to U.S.News & World Report magazine. 
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      September 10, 2013
      Hermer to be Published
      Associate professor in the School of Law, Laura Hermer recently had two articles accepted for publication.
    • sandeen-sharon-thumb
      School of Law Professor Sharon K. Sandeen recently returned from the American Bar Association Annual Meeting in San Francisco where she organized and presented on a panel.
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      September 10, 2013
      Coben Publishes Book Reviews
      Professor in the School of Law, James Coben published two book reviews in the summer issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine.
    • September 10, 2013
      Dunnewold & Trevor Published
      An article co-authored by Hamline School of Law faculty Mary Dunnewold and Mary Trevor has been published in Volume 18 of Legal Writing: The Journal of the Legal Writing Institute.
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      September 9, 2013
      Lowell Bromander Co-Presents
      Lowell Bromander recently co-presented at the Annual International Association of Physical Plant Administrators conference in Minneapolis.
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      Hamline University School of Law was recently named one of the top five Best Value private law schools in America by The National Jurist. Hamline was the only Minnesota law school to make the list and received a letter grade ranking of B. Only one law school received a higher grade.
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      This summer, Hamline partnered with the Penumbra Theatre Summer Institute for a unique internship focused on social change.  
    • Kathy Thomsen, associate professor of music, gave workshops this summer to music teachers around the country on Dalcroze eurhythmics and was also interviewed by Milwaukee Public Radio.
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      Hamline University has been ranked fourteenth in the nation in its category in the Washington Monthly 2013 College Rankings, which highlights institutions that value service to the community.
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      Deanna Thompson, professor of religion and author of the book, Hoping for More, was the subject of a video that chronicles the emotional and inspirational story of her struggles with cancer.
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      John-Mark Schlink, lecturer and director of exhibitions, had his print selected for inclusion in the 2013 Pacific Rim International Print Exhibition at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.
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      Alumnus Derek Johnson won an MTV Video Music Award for best visual effects for his work on Safe and Sound for the group Capital Cities.
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      Jen Gehrig, who has served as assistant dean for the Hamline School of Education for the past six and a half years, has been named director of marketing and admission for the Hamline School of Education.
    • August 18, 2013
      Parking Policy Changes
      In an effort to facilitate better parking for the campus community, Hamline Safety and Security Services has made many changes for the 2013 - 2014 year.
    • Congratulations to the many Hamline Creative Writing Program students and alums named as Loft Mentor Series winners, finalists, and honorable mentions.
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      Hamline University is pleased to announce it has been named one of the best colleges and universities in the Midwest by The Princeton Review.
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      Hamline welcomes new staff member, Academic Technology Support Specialist Jamie Drahos.
    • larson-david-thumb
      Hamline School of Law professor David Allen Larson has accepted an invitation to join the editorial board of the first international journal dedicated to The International Journal of Online Dispute Resolution.
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      The Hamline School of Business offers undergraduate students four new areas of study: Global business with German, business analytics, sustainable enterprise, and sport and recreation management.
    • The Hamline University Programming Board is seeking individuals or groups from various Hamline organizations and departments to help with a carnival they will be hosting on October 11 from 8 - 10 p.m. 
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      Hamline School of Law professor and Dispute Resolution Institute director Sharon Press taught Negotiation and Mediation to 120 students from around the world at Humboldt University in Berlin, July 22 through August 2.
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      Professor in theatre arts, Carolyn Levy and costume shop supervisor Mary Beth Gagner published an article in a Minnesota magazine.
    • collaborative-research-2013-thumb
      This summer, more than 25 Hamline students have been hard at work researching unique projects ranging from subliminal messaging to a new measurement of bone frailty.
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      Hamline Law Professor Bobbi McAdoo has been asked to serve as a guest blogger on Hennepin County Judge Kevin Burke's blog, Procedural Fairness for Judges and Courts
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      Taty Benson, a criminal justice and sociology major at Hamline University, was recently awarded Youthprise's Change Fellows Grant to continue her summer collaborative research with Professor Shelly Schaefer.
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      Ann Mabbott, English as a Second Language (ESL) educator in the School of Education, organized and delivered a teacher education conference in rural Bolivia, together with six other teachers.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Judge Jim Morrow taught a four-day judicial decision making course to state court trial judges at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada, July 8 - 11.
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      Associate Professor Laura Hermer recently had an article that she co-authored published in the July/August edition of the Hastings Center Report.
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      The Hamline Anthropology Department offers opportunities for students to dig up the past by participating in archaeology projects in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
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      Following his retirement from full-time teaching, Hamline School of Law Professor Jim Pielemeier has been named emeritus professor of law.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Marie Failinger will soon have her book, Feminism Law and Religion, published by Ashgate Publishing at the end of July.
    • Professors Jennifer Carlson and Karen Moroz presented at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY for the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Whole Language Conference on July 19.
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      Assistant Director of the Center for Global Environmental Education John Shepard, along with his son, Nat, recently published the multimedia iBook, Learning From Alligators.
    • Kathy McGillivray, director of Disability Resources, recently presented a workshop at the national conference of the Association on Higher Education and Disability.
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      Associate Professor of Art History and Chair of the Department of Studio Arts and Art History Aida Audeh has published an essay on Rodin's interpretation of Dante's Inferno.
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      David Allen Larson, Hamline School of Law professor, was interviewed by the Associated Press regarding new developments in Michael Brodkorb's employment discrimination litigation against the Minnesota Senate.
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      Following his retirement from full-time teaching, Hamline School of Law Professor Joseph Daly has been named emeritus professor of law.
    • To help commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Hamline University School of Law, the Hamline Law Library received a grant from the Minnesota Historical Society to create an oral history of the inception and early days of the law school.
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      Hamline School of Law Health Law Institute Director Thaddeus Pope published three new articles in June.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Sharon K. Sandeen recently put the finishing touches on two books.
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      Hamline School of Business Professor James Hagen was elected vice president of the Association of Japanese Business Studies (AJBS).
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      The second portion of the two-part interview that Religion Professor Mark Berkson did for Minnesota Good Age Magazine has now been published.
    • Hamline School of Law Associate Professor Mary B. Trevor, director of Hamline's Legal Research and Writing (LRW) department, presented at the Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) Biennial Conference at Marquette Law School in Milwaukee, on June 28.
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      Hamline School of Law Dean Donald M. Lewis has been hired by the city of St. Paul to lead an independent investigation into a May 22 landslide at Lilydale Regional Park that killed two schoolchildren on a field trip and injured two others.
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      In June, Hamline School of Business Associate Professor Kim McKeage presented three papers at two marketing conferences on two different continents.
    • July 1, 2013
      July Service Awards
      Congratulations to the employees who are celebrating their years of service at Hamline University during the month of July. Their service and dedication to Hamline is greatly appreciated.
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      The results from the April 2013 Piper Redesign survey are in. By an overwhelming majority, Design A was the favorite among those who participated in the survey.
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      Following his retirement from full-time teaching and writing on December 31, 2012, Hamline School of Law Professor Douglas McFarland has been named emeritus professor of law.
    • Hamline School of Education Associate Professor Jennifer Carlson and Assistant Professor Karen Moroz will present at the Whole Language Conference on July 19 at Hofsta University in New York. 
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      School of Education Assistant Professor Karen Moroz participated in a five day leadership academy hosted by the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education. The Academy was held in Pittsburgh and hosted representatives from over 50 universities across the nation.
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      Hamline School of Law Dispute Resolution Institute Director Sharon Press was elected to the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Council for a term beginning July 1, 2013.
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      Professor Emeritus Mary Jane Morrison recently received an award for her work with the Phoenix Residence, Inc. at the 14th Annual Russ Douglas Phoenix Golf Classic on June 10.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Laura Hermer delivered a presentation at the 36th annual American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics (ASLME) Health Law Professors Conference in Newark, NJ.
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      Under the leadership of Law Professor Jim Morrow and the Minnesota Judges Foundation, Hamline School of Law hosted 30 experienced trial judges from across Minnesota for a conference this spring.
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      Hamline Law Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy has been named a contributor for the Faculty Lounge, a blog devoted to conversations about law, culture, and academia.
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      Religion Professor Mark Berkson will speak on animal ethics as part of a panel at Common Ground Meditation Center on Thursday, June 27, from 7 - 9 p.m.
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      School of Law Professor David Allen Larson was an invited speaker at the ODR Forum 2013 Montreal, the 12th Annual Meeting of the Online Dispute Resolution Working Group.
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      Teacher of the Year contest winner announced by Hamline and Cities 97.
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      Hamline University President Linda Hanson has approved the recommendation of the law faculty and dean for Hamline School of Law Professor Mary Jane Morrison, who retired from teaching December 31, 2013, to be named emeritus professor of law.
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      Hamline's Anderson Center receives national accolades for its environmentally-friendly design.
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      Mark Berkson, Religion professor, was interviewed for a two-part story by Minnesota Good Age magazine about contemporary religion.
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      Hamline Law Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy gave a poetry reading in Loveland, CO, and she also participated in the Law and Society Association annual meeting held in Boston, MA, May 30 - June 2.
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      Tracey Peters has been named Hamline's new director of university events within the Development and Alumni Relations Department.
    • Congratulations to the following employees who are celebrating their years of service at Hamline University during the month of June. Their service and dedication to the university and community are greatly appreciated. 
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      For the eight consecutive year, Hamline will host the Minnesota State High School League (MSHL) Track and Field Championships (June 7 & 8).
    • Professor Nancy J. Holland presented a paper at a conference on Diversity in Philosophy held May 29 - 13 at the University of Dayton and was also chosen to attend a workshop for the American Philosophical Association.
    • At the most recent gathering of the Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church in St. Cloud, Chaplain Nancy Victorin-Vangerud was honored with The Francis Asbury Award from the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM).
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      Hamline School of Law Assistant Professor Jason Marisam was invited to write a blog for RegBlog, the top blog on regulatory law.
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      Three Hamline School of Law faculty members received promotions this spring. The Hamline Board of Trustees approved grants of tenure to Associate Professors Morgan Holcomb and Thaddeus Pope, and Law Dean Don Lewis approved the promotion of Associate Professor Sharon Press to full professor.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Kate Kruse presented a paper titled, Legal Education and Professional Skills Training: Myths and Misconceptions, at the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law's symposium on the state and future of legal education in April.
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      Professor and Director of Forensic Sciences Sue Myster was featured in a story on WCCO regarding her work with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA).
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Thaddeus Pope delivered grand rounds to around 200 clinicians at the University of Vermont Fletcher Allen Hospital on May 10. In addition, he presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference in Philadelphia on May 21.
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      U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken have appointed Hamline School of Law Dean Donald M. Lewis to an advisory committee to assist them in recommending Minnesota’s next U.S. Attorney to the president.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Mary Szto gave a legal presentation at an interdisciplinary conference at the University of Oregon held May 8 - 10. Her topic was Chinese contract formation and eating and drinking rituals.
    • Kathy McGillivray, director of Disability Resources, served as a panelist for a presentation for the Minnesota Association on Higher Education and Disability's annual conference held May 17 at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.
    • On May 23, Chaplain Nancy Victorin-Vangerud participated in a Listening Session at the University of St. Thomas, sponsored by the Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning.
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      Carlos Sneed, director of the Hedgeman Center for Student Diversity and Stef Wilenchek, assistant director for Gender and Sexual Orientation at the Hedgeman Center, presented a four hour Safe Zone training to over 15 Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) staff on May 6.
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      Hamline School of Law held its 2013 Graduate Recognition Banquet at the Hamline University Anderson Center on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Students, faculty, staff, family, and friends gathered in the School of Law for a social hour before enjoying a banquet ceremony honoring the Class of 2013. 
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      DRI Press, an imprint of Hamline School of Law's Dispute Resolution Institute (DRI), is proud to announce the publication of the fourth and final volume in the Rethinking Negotiation Teaching (RNT) series funded by the JAMS Foundation. 
    • The Career Development Center (CDC) is piloting a clothing program so all students can have access to professional clothing for interviews. The CDC is currently collecting gently used professional clothing items, shoes, and accessories.
    • The School of Business is proud to announce the recipients to the 2013 Excellence in Teaching award, Nancy Webber, full-time instructor and John Winstandley, part-time instructor, and the 2012 - 2013 Leadership award to Stacie Bosley, assistant professor; Jim Scheibel, honorary professor of practice; and Sandra Immerman, Graduate Programs adviser.
    • Professor Bill Wallace has been selected to receive the 2013 Exemplary Teacher Award at Hamline University given by the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church. Professor Wallace was enthusiastically nominated by students and alums then, selected by a committee of local laity and clergy of United Methodist churches.
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      As the Class of 2013 prepares to graduate, their professors have some words of wisdom for students to keep with them during their future endeavors.
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      Hamline University is pleased to welcome Ann Ness as vice president of marketing and enrollment management. In this role, she will lead the teams of marketing and strategic communications, enrollment, and financial aid.
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      School of Education Professor Naomi Rae Taylor contributed to the recently published book, Talking About Race: Alleviating the Fear. Taylor's chapter is titled, The Color of Our Skin, which highlights personal stories of talking about race with her children, graduate students, and with youth in the community.
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      Hamline School of Law Associate Professor Laura Hermer gave an invited presentation entitled, On Ethical Duties in Tight Places, at the third annual Texas State Rheumatology Roundup in The Woodlands, Texas, hosted by the Southeast Texas Rheumatology Association, on May 4.
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      Professor of English and Global Studies Veena Deo, publishes, Motherwit, English translations of 14 short stories written by Dalit writer, Urmila Pawar, in Marathi. The publisher is Zubaan Books, New Delhi, India.
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      Hamline School of Law Dean Donald Lewis has been named the Attorney of the Month by Attorney at Law magazine for the month of May.
    • Assistant Professor of Anthropology Liz Coville presented a paper, Javanese, Dutch, or Malay? Language Ideologies in Pramoedya Ananta Toer's Buru Quartet, in the Socio-Cultural Brown Bag series in the Anthropology Department at the University of Minnesota on April 29.
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      Assistant Professor of Economics Stacie Bosley presented, The Virality of a Pyramid Scheme, at the Eastern Economic Association conference in New York on May 9. Associate Professor Kim McKeage (Quantitative Methods) was her co-author.
    • Honorary Professor of Practice in the Hamline School of Business, Jim Scheibel wrote a Community Voices article in MinnPost about his class of graduate students who have created a blueprint to end poverty.
    • English Professor David Hudson will give a keynote address at a conference in Budapest, Hungary on May 18.
    • Congratulations to Mike Noreen, who has been promoted to assistant director of the Center for Academic Services (CAS). Noreen is an award winning Hamline staff member, having earned the Commitment to Student Development Award (2010-11) from the Dean of Students Office for his excellent work with Hamline students.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Emeritus Howard Vogel published an article in the William Mitchell Law Review. This article was published as part of a symposium on the U.S. - Dakota War of 1862.
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      A chapter co-written by Letitia Basford and Joe Lewis, Hamline School of Education (HSE) faculty, along with HSE student, Bridget Borer, was highlighted at the American Educational Research Association conference in San Francisco, CA.
    • Biology Professor Kathy Burleson will present a workshop on biology and gender at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois on May 31.
    • Congratulations to Dorcas Michaelson, director of Human Resources, who is celebrating five years of service at Hamline University during the month of May. Her service and dedication to Hamline University is greatly appreciated
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      May 2, 2013
      Sheehan Presents
      Interim library director at Bush Library, Amy Sheehan, presented at the Cooperating Libraries in Consortium Assessment Mini-Workshop on May 1 at Macalester College.
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      Rachel Endo, chair of Teacher Education in the School of Education, presented, Un/Learning Asian America in the Curriculum: Perspectives from Japanese American Youth, at the American Educational Research Association's Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA.
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      Professor of Religion Deanna Thompson will be the featured speaker for several events at the Lake Region Cancer Care and Research Center in Fergus Falls, Minnesota on May 13 - 14. Thompson will deliver an address at a dinner for medical professionals, at a lunch for patients, and at a breakfast for clergy and other religious leaders in the Fergus Fall area. 
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      Creative Writing Program (CWP) faculty member Anne Ursu and Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) alumna Susan Koefod (MFA '04) have both been awarded 2013 McKnight Artist Fellowships for Writers. Honorable mention also went to CWP alum Brian Farrey-Latz (MFA '08).
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      Biology Professor Leif Hembre is giving a seminar titled Conflict Between Fisheries Management and Water Quality at Carleton College on Monday, April 29.
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      As part of the celebration to mark Hamline's 30 years of excellence in the field, St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman declared Tuesday, April 30, 2013 as Hamline University Public Administration Education Day.
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      Mike Reynolds named to the position of associate provost at Hamline University, effective July 1, 2013. Reynolds has served as associate dean in the College of Liberal Arts since 2010 and has been a dedicated faculty member in the English Department at Hamline since 2001.
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      Assistant Professor Kim Hartung, EdD will present at the Democratic and Ethical Educational Leadership Conference in Philadelphia, PA on May 3 - 4. Hartung will share her research on Minnesota's new Principal Evaluation statute and its impact on metro school districts and Minnesota principal preparation programs.
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      Ambassador Robert Mikulak, a Hamline alumnus and permanent representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, talks about his work to help eradicate dangerous weapons across the globe.
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      Assistant Professor & Associate Chair of the Department of Teacher Education, Bill Lindquist has been chosen for the Teacher at Sea Program.  Lindquist will be at sea from May 6 - 16 aboard the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association) research vessel, Rainier. 
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      Hamline School of Law Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy will speak at the Association of Law, Property and Society Conference at the University of Minnesota School of Law on April 27.
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      Retired Hamline School of Law Professor Mary Jane Morrison presented her paper, Dictionaries, Newspapers, and Blaine Amendments in State Constitutions in the 21st Century, at the Journal of Public Law and Policy, 50 States Under God Symposium at the University of St. Thomas School of Law on April 19. The paper will be published later this year.
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      Hamline School of Law Adjunct Professor Jessica Mason Pieklo, JD '02, recently announced the release of her new book, Crow After Roe: How Separate But Equal Has Become the New Standard In Women's Health And How We Can Change That.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Marie Failinger served as the keynote speaker at the Conference on Religious Legal Theory hosted by the Touro Law Center in New York on April 10 - 12.
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      April 24, 2013
      Planting Seeds for Peace
      Fellowship project helps bridge Middle East cultural, political divisions through education.
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      Hamline School of Law Dean Donald Lewis gave a continuing legal education presentation entitled, Protect or Surrender: Attorney-Client Privilege During Investigations, at a breakfast series co-sponsored by the Hamline Health Law Institute and Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) Health Law Section on April 19.
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      Javier Gutierrez, director of Residential Life served on a panel at the 2013 Annual Student Housing Summit. Among the topics discussed were working with increased student expectations of housing, renovating and updating existing properties, the advantage to partnering with the private sector to meet housing demands, on-campus housing vs. off-campus, and future trends and drivers.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Mary Szto recently chaired a panel and presented at the third annual East Asian Law and Society Conference at Jiaotong University in Shanghai.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Emeritus Howard Vogel recently contributed to this year's recipient of the Minnesota Book Award for Minnesota books, Mni Sota Makoce: The Land of the Dakota, by Gwen Westerman and Bruce White and published by Minnesota Historical Society Press.
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      Professor Joseph Olson had an article accepted by the University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform and another accepted by the University of Tennessee Law Review. Olson has also agreed to write a chapter in a book on Guns, Crime, and the Constitution to be published by the University of Wisconsin Press.
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      Hamline School of Law students Melissa Lundberg (3L Weekend) and Jon Felt (2L) participated in the American Bar Association's ( ABA) mediation representation national competition held in conjunction with the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution annual conference in Chicago April 3 - 6, 2013.
    • Hamline School of Education Professor and Chair of Teacher Education Rachel Endo presented, Asian American/Ethnic Studies as Conceptual Interventions in Practitioner-Oriented Preparation Programs, at the 2013 Association for Asian American Studies Annual Conference in Seattle, WA, where she also chaired two sessions.
    • The 2013 John Wesley Award winners are Lynne Chung and Heather Hammond (undergraduate), Domonique Gilmore (law/grad), Melissa Embser-Herbert (faculty), and Sherrie Fernandez-Williams (staff).
    • Jim Bonilla, associate professor of Conflict Studies, presented at the 14th Annual National White Privilege Conference in Seattle, WA on April 12 - 13, 2013. His first session was entitled, Race, Class, and the Environment: Making Green Organizations Multicultural, and his second session was entitled, The Culture Shock of Higher Education: Toward Meritocracy or Internalized Oppression?
    • Hamline School of Law Professors David Allen Larson and Bobbi McAdoo along with Associate Professors Ken Fox and Sharon Press participated in the American Bar Association (ABA) Dispute Resolution Section's 15th annual spring conference in Chicago April 3 - 6, 2013.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Sharon K. Sandeen recently returned from the 2013 Spring Meeting of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association where she organized and moderated a panel discussion titled, Licensed Today, Infringement Tomorrow?: The Termination Right under U.S. Copyright Law and Other Licensing Issues.
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      On Monday, April 8 members of Rotary International from the Czech Republic and Slovakia toured the Hamline University campus.
    • Hamline Senior Heidi Fahning presented a paper with Political Science Professor Karen Vogel based on their summer collaborative research at the Midwest Political Science Association Conference in Chicago on April 10 - 14, 2013.
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      Political Science Professor Karen Vogel along with co-author presented, Understanding European Institutional Policy Discourse on the Council of Europe's Convention on Presenting and Combating Violence Against Women through Automated Topic-based Content Analysis, at the Midwest Political Science Association Conference in Chicago.
    • Aimee Gourlay presented, Skills for Responding to Conflict at Work, for the Federal Executive Board and federal shared neutrals panel at the Hamline Minneapolis Campus.
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      Jeff Turner, associate professor of Theatre Arts, was invited to present his paper at the Southeastern Theatre Conference Theatre Symposium in Atlanta, GA on the weekend of April 5 - 7, 2013. The paper emerged out of research conducted while serving as dramaturg for a production of Company staged by Theater Latte Da in October 2012.
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      Kimberly Johnson, director of the Adult Basic Education Teaching and Learning Advancement System (ATLAS) and Marn Frank, ATLAS literacy coordinator, presented at the Commission on Adult Basic Education conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 27.
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      April 10, 2013
      Crouse Presents on CREAC
      Hamline School of Law's Legal Writing Instructor Andrew W. Crouse recently gave the presentation, Teaching CREAC for Macro-Organization, at the 2013 Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference hosted by the University of Colorado Law School on March 22 - 24, 2013.
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      Karen Vogel, professor of Political Science, was honored at the Minnesota American Association of University Professor's annual conference on Saturday, April 6, 2013.  She received the Robert E. Sloan Award that recognizes outstanding lifetime contributions to academic freedom and shared governance.
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      On April 4, 2013, Hamline School of Education's Second Language Teaching and Learning Program hosted a US State Department sponsored delegation of 25 English teaching professionals from around the world. 
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      Director of the Adult Basic Education Teaching and Learning Advancement System (ATLAS) in the School of Education, Kimberly Johnson was an invited speaker on a panel highlighting national and state initiatives for adult English language teaching at the International Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages conference in Dallas, Texas on March 21, 2013. 
    • Congratulations to Barbara Younoszai on her 49 years at Hamline University.  Professor Younoszai has dedicated her services to Hamline and all the students she has taught, and she is greatly appreciated by members of the Hamline community.
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      Hamline School of Law Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy recently had three poems published in the online journal AlteredScale.com. Her three poems, Urban Relations, Oblique Hope, and The Breach, were featured in AlteredScale 3 this spring.
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      Professor and Religion Department Chair Mark Berkson has been invited to give the keynote address at the conference, Why Study Religion - Content, Method, and Identity in Religious Studies in Higher Education, at Illinois State University in October.
    • April 2, 2013
      Service Award
      Congratulations to Jesse Erickson who is celebrating his 10 year anniversary at Hamline during the month of April.  His service and dedication to Hamline University is greatly appreciated.
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      April 1, 2013
      Larson Presents
      David Allen Larson, Hamline School of Law professor, presented a one hour Minnesota Continuing Legal Education program titled, The Intriguing Role of Technology in ADR: Social Media, Employment Law and Labor Relations, at Hamline University School of Law on March 21, 2013.
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      March 31, 2013
      Larson and Kahn Present
      Professors David Allen Larson and Jonathan Kahn made presentations at a Minnesota Continuing Legal Education program titled, Mental Health Law and Violence, that took place at the Hamline University School of Law on March 12, 2013.
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      Hamline Law Professor Jason Marisam's most recent article, The President's Agency Selection Powers, forthcoming in the Administrative Law Review, was highlighted in Professor Larry Solum's Legal Theory Blog.
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      Hamline School of Law Associate Professor Laura Hermer recently had two articles accepted for publication in the Hastings Center Report and the Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics, and Public Policy.
    • Karen Vogel, professor of political science and director of Hamline University Model UN, in her capacity as member of the National Model United Nations (NMUN) Advisory Board, facilitated a new faculty seminar and workshop with NMUN Executive Director Michael Eaton at NMUN on Monday, March 18, 2013 in New York. The seminar was designed to help faculty build Model UN programs at their home institutions.
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      Hamline School of Law Professor Judge Jim Morrow is teaching at the National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada, March 19 - 21 and at the Minnesota New Judges School April 8 - 9.
    • Adjunct Professor Jessica Kuchta-Miller from the Mediation Center at Hamline School of Law will participate in a panel discussion at the Family Law Institute on Wednesday, March 20. In addition, Kuchta-Miller and Aimee Gourlay, Mediation Center director and Dispute Resolution Institute senior fellow, will speak at the Conflict Resolution Minnesota Annual Conference on Friday, April 12.
    • Paula Mullineaux, Assistant Professor of Psychology, is the recipient of the 2013 Indiana University Southeast Alumni Award of Excellence.
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      Hamline School of Law Assistant Professor Ann Tweedy will speak at the Federal Bar Association Indian Law Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico, on April 12 and at the University of Minnesota Law School on April 19.
    • The Marketing and Information Technology Services departments have established a new email signature template for all faculty and staff to use with their Gmail accounts.
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      March 12, 2013
      Holland Published
      Ontological Humility: Lord Voldemort and the Philosophers, the most recent book by Nancy Holland (Philosophy, CLA), has been published by State University of New York Press. 
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      March 11, 2013
      Somerville Presents
      Hamline School of Business Assistant Professor Karen Somerville and her coauthor, Dr. Mark Julien of Brock University, were invited speakers at the First Nations National HR Conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba, March 6-8, 2013.  They presented their paper entitled Balancing Work-Family from an Aboriginal Perspective.
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      Dr. Karen Moroz, HSE, will co-present a Multiuniversity Curriculum Design for a One-Year Residency Program on Monday, March 18 at the ASCD conference in Chicago.
    • Kaori Kenmotsu, senior lecturer in the Theatre Arts Department, will present two workshops and perform in the faculty concert at the North Central Region's American College Dance Festival at Minnesota State University, Mankato on March 9-12, 2013.
    • Professor of religion Deanna Thompson recently published an article in the fall 2012 edition of the Journal of Lutheran Ethics.
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      Kathryn Geurts, associate professor of anthropology, was invited to give the keynote speech at the conference, Illness Narratives Revisited: From the Semiotics of Language to the Materiality of Speech, in December 2012.
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      February 24, 2013
      Hagen Earns Teaching Award
      James Hagen, associate professor in the School of Business, has been selected as winner of the 2013 Meritorious Teaching Award to be presented at the Marketing Management Association Conference in Chicago.
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      February 24, 2013
      Larson Invited to Speak
      Professor David Larson was an invited speaker at the Northern Kentucky University Chase Law + Informatics Symposium on February 15. Professor Larson's presentation was titled Collective Bargaining and Social Media. 
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      Students did not just learn about wrongful convictions and failings in the American legal system, they took action.
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      Studying abroad can be one of the most transformational times in the college experience. That was certainly true for students who traveled to Rwanda during May term of 2012, and the impact of that trip has created change that still resonates with students and those they met.
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      February 14, 2013
      Tweedy Presents
      Hamline Law Professor Ann Tweedy presented on employment discrimination against bisexuals at William Mitchell College of Law
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      February 13, 2013
      Press Publishes Article
      Hamline School of Law Associate Professor Sharon Press, director of the Dispute Resolution Institute, recently published "Family Court Services: A Reflection on 50 Years of Contributions," in the January 2013 Family Court Review Journal. Read the full article online.
    • Hamline second language and teaching and learning faculty and students are well-represented in the 2012 MinneWITESOL Journal. The MinneWITESOL Journal is a collaborative project of Minnesota and Wisconsin teachers of English to speakers of other languages
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      February 11, 2013
      Carlson and Moroz to Present
      Dr. Jennifer Carlson and Dr. Karen Moroz will present Making Meaning with Tweens: Enhancing Understanding of Literature at the 21st Annual Hubbs Literature Conference.
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      Hamline School of Education assistant professor Dr. Karen Moroz will participate in the Urban Teacher Residency United Residency February 11-13 in Chicago. 
    • February 8, 2013
      MALEd Students Honored
      Congratulations to Gretchen Kleinsasser and Melissa Trampel who were named TIES Exceptional Teachers by their superintendents and recognized at TIES 2012 Education Technology Conference. 
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      February 3, 2013
      Black History Month Events
      Celebrate Black History Month with PRIDE Black Student Alliance with a number of events throughout February.
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      February 2, 2013
      2013 Piper Pilgrimage
      Members of the 2013 Piper Pilgrimage spent a week of J-Term traveling to northern New Mexico to explore diverse religious and spiritual communities.