• Inside Hamline

    The Inside Hamline web page is a current listing of Hamline University's campus announcements, events, and student and faculty accomplishments. Bookmark this page and check back often. You'll find what you need to know under the following categories:

    If you have questions about Inside Hamline, please email Micah Terpstra.

  • Campus Announcements

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      November 25, 2014

      Hamline Holiday Events

      Mark your calendar for the upcoming holiday concerts and events with the Hamline Winds, Orchestra, Women's Chorale, A Cappella Choir, and the holiday tree lighting.

    • November 24, 2014

      Kwanzaa Celebration

      The PRIDE Black Student Alliance student group will be hosting their 17th annual Kwanzaa celebration on Thursday, December 4 in Anderson Room 112 at 5 p.m. and would like to invite the Hamline community to attend.

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      November 23, 2014

      The Monthly Stat: November

      The Office of Institutional Research takes a look at how many women and men attend Hamline, what students are majoring in, and looks at breakdowns of enrollment over time in the November issue of The Monthly Stat.

    • The Hamline Law Alumni Board Second Tuesday Continuing Legal Education group invites the Hamline community to join them as they discuss, "Nuts and Bolts of Handling a Car Wreck Case in Minnesota" featuring William Walker JD '94 on Tuesday, December 9 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hamline Law Moot Court Room.

    • Robert Mikulak

      The U.S. Secretary of State's Office has bestowed a prestigious honor on Hamline alumnus Robert P. Mikulak '64 for his work as the U.S. Permanent Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.

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      November 21, 2014

      The Hunger Games Examined

      Professor & English Department Chair Kristina Deffenbacher and Associate Provost Mike Reynolds explain why they think The Hunger Games has become such a cultural phenomenon.

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      November 20, 2014

      Study Abroad Leader

      Hamline University ranked first in Minnesota and 16th in the nation in its category for study abroad opportunities by the Institute of International Education.

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      November 19, 2014

      Alumni in Technology

      A Hamline alumna recently returned to campus to share her professional experiences in the tech industry with current Digital Media Arts students.

    • Motorists should be aware that Highway 51/Snelling Avenue have been reopened between the east and westbound ramps at Interstate 94 while northbound Highway 51/Snelling Avenue are closed north of I-94 to just south of Shields Avenue. During the closure motorists will be detoured to Hamline, Concordia, and University Avenues.

    • November 19, 2014

      Holiday Card Drive

      Sunshine Serenade, a local volunteer organization directed by Hamline student Savanna D'Amico, is hosting their annual Holiday Card Drive from now until Monday, December 15 where anyone can create a holiday card to be sent to residents at a low-income nursing home in Saint Paul.

    • The Writing Center is offering walk-in appointments and refreshments for all undergraduate and graduate students on Monday, December 8 from 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. Peer writing consultants will be on hand to help students with research papers, final essays, citations, and more.

    • November 18, 2014

      ITS Services Dashboard

      Hamline Information Technology Services is pleased to announce that a new Information Technology Services Dashboard is now available.

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      November 9, 2014

      Visiting Writer Jamaal May

      The Hamline Creative Writing Program will host visiting writer Jamaal May on Tuesday, December 2 for a public reading and on Wednesday, December 3 for an author's interview. Both events are free and open to the public and are at 7 p.m. in Giddens Learning Center Room 100E.

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  • Faculty & Staff Announcements

    • The annual Faculty Staff Holiday Party will be Monday, December 15 from 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. in the Kay Fredericks Room. Join other Hamline faculty and staff for snacks, drinks, and prizes to celebrate the holiday season.

    • November 11, 2014

      Event Planning Forum

      Any event planners at Hamline are invited to join staff from University Events, Classroom & Space Management, and service provider teams on Tuesday, December 2 from 11:15 - 12:30 p.m. in Anderson Center Room 305 for the Event Planning Forum.

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  • Student Announcements

    • The Hamline Better Together campaign invites all students to its general meeting on Wednesday, December 3 from 12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. in Anderson Center Room 304.

    • November 21, 2014

      ACTC Bus Winter Reminders

      With the semester coming to an end and the weather changing, the Hamline community is encouraged to review the ACTC bus schedule as there will be some changes made.

    • Applications to the Hamline University Honors Program are due on Friday, December 5. All undergraduate students who have at least 56 credits left to fulfill are invited to apply.

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      The Bush Library invites all students to complete a survey about their experience using the Collaboration Station. Complete the survey for a chance to win a finals survival tote full of snacks and other goodies.

    • Hamline is offering several distinctive courses in January to provide students opportunities for integrative and interdisciplinary learning, new kinds of experiential and civic engagement, and exploratory laboratories to go beyond one's major course of study.

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  • Accomplishments

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      November 24, 2014

      Bjork Published

      History and Global Studies Professor Katharine Bjork's article, "Prairie Imperialists: The Bureau of Insular Affairs and Continuities in Colonial Expansion from Nebraska to Cuba and the Philippines," was published in the Winter 2014 issue of Nebraska History Quarterly.

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      Amy Vatne-Bintliff a Master of Arts in Education alumna won the prestigious 2014 Teaching Tolerance Award for Excellence in Education from the Southern Poverty Law Center for her work in reducing prejudice, and promoting fairness in her school and community.

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      Director of Sundin Music Hall and Adjunct Professor for Digital Media Arts Silvester Vicic was commissioned by the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and Chicago radio station, WFMT to produce a 13-week broadcast series of the orchestra's performances.

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      November 21, 2014

      Coben and De Palo Present

      Hamline School of Law professors James Coben and Giuseppe De Palo recently presented at the Jed D. Melnick Annual Symposium at Benjamin Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University in New York.

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      Both Hamline University School of Law negotiation teams advanced to the final round at the American Bar Association regional negotiation competition at the University of Saskatchewan.

    • Ryann Sparrow, one of Hamline’s current third year law students, will be published in the summer 2015 issue of the Journal of Juvenile Law and Policy at University of California, Davis.

    • November 17, 2014

      Endo Presents

      Chair of Teacher Education Rachel Endo presented a workshop titled, "Faculty of Color Re/Claiming Place, Race, and Space: Strategies for Managing Racialized Expectations in the Workplace" at the National Association for Multicultural Education's 2014 Annual Conference in Tucson, Arizona.

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      Chaplain Nancy Victorin-Vangerud recently served on the Doctrine of Discovery Panel at Cherokee Park United Church of Christ, St. Paul, hosted by the St. Paul Interfaith Network.

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      November 3, 2014

      Thompson Published

      Deanna Thompson's newest book, On the Apocalytpic and Human Agency: Conversations with Augustine of Hippo and Martin Luther, was recently released.

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      October 28, 2014

      Momoh Sekou Dudu Published

      Hamline Doctorate of Public Administration student Momoh Sekou Dudu recently published his memoir titled, Harrowing December: Recounting a Journey of Sorrows & Triumphs.

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      Hamline School of Education professors Joe Lewis and Letitia Basford published a chapter in the newly released book, Six Lenses for Anti-Oppressive Education (Counterpoints: Studies in the Postmodern Theory of Education).

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      The National Institute of Justice awarded Professor Shelly Schaefer and Professor Gina Erickson National Institute of Justice Data Resources grant for their project titled, "The Impact of Juvenile Correctional Confinement on the Transition to Adulthood and Desistance from Crime."

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      Professor Mary Jo B. Hunter presented the keynote address at the 2014 Indian Child Welfare Act Conference, Pulling Together for Our Children on Tuesday, October 14.

    • October 27, 2014

      Hamline Law Student Honored

      Rebecca Dodson, a second-year law student, has been chosen to receive a Minnesota Justice Foundation's 2014 Law Student Volunteer award.

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      October 27, 2014

      Kruse Presents

      On Saturday, October 25, Professor and Associate Dean of Experiential Education and Curriculum Kate Kruse gave the luncheon address at the Rocky Mountain Regional Clinical Conference.

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      Hamline School of Education Associate Professor Letitia Basford, along with Muffet Trout from the University of St. Thomas, recently presented about how collaborative self-study work can be used as a tool to transform one's teaching practice.

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      October 23, 2014

      Norman-Major Presents

      Director of Public Administration Programs and the Center for Public Administration and Leadership Kris Norman-Major moderated a panel addressing the misadventures of policy implementation and the lessons learned.

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      October 23, 2014

      Sandeen Featured

      The October issue of Business Law Today includes a "Member Spotlight" interview with Professor Sharon K. Sandeen.

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      October 20, 2014

      Deffenbacher Published

      An article by Kris Deffenbacher, Hamline professor and department chair of English, appeared in The Journal of Popular Culture.

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      October 15, 2014

      Press Presents

      Professor Sharon Press presented two sessions at the Association for Conflict Resolution annual conference, Many Notes One Symphony.

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      October 13, 2014

      Thompson Publishes Tribute

      Professor Deanna Thompson published a tribute to colleague Tim Polk, longtime religion professor at Hamline, called "Not Being Left Behind" on the Christian Century website.

    • October 10, 2014

      Hagen Joins Committee

      School of Business Professor Jim Hagen recently accepted an invitation to join a public-private economic development committee, the Minneapolis Saint Paul Metropolitan Foreign Direct Investment Initiative Steering Committee.

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      October 7, 2014

      Deanna Thompson Invited

      Deanna Thompson has been invited to give the Wright Lecture in Christian Thought at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, on Thursday, October 9.

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      October 7, 2014

      David Larson Round Table

      Professor of Law David Allen Larson was the chairperson for the opening round table discussion at the University of Montreal Law School Cyberjustice Laboratory "E-Access to Justice" Conference.

    • October 2, 2014

      Kruse Presents

      Professor and Associate Dean of Experiential Education and Curriculum Kate Kruse recently participated as a small-group facilitator in the Clinical Law Review's Clinical Writers' Workshop at New York University School of Law.

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      Professor Mary Jo Hunter presented at the State Bar of Wisconsin's Third Annual Indian Law Continuing Legal Education and spoke on a panel about the Wisconsin Indian Child Welfare Act.

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      Deanna Thompson was the keynote speaker at the Allina Health Care Life Course Quarterly Education Conference on Monday, September 28, 2014 in Minneapolis.

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      Professor of Law Sharon K. Sandeen has been invited by Notre Dame Law School to participate in the upcoming Midwest Privacy Scholars Roundtable.

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