• President's Office

  • Questions?

    Office of the President

    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Avenue 
    Saint Paul, MN 55104

    651-523-2202  president@hamline.edu

  • Speeches and Publications

    President Hanson's previous speeches and publications are listed below. Some are listed as password-protected -- please use your Novell login and password to access these materials.


    Convocation is a yearly gathering of faculty and staff at Hamline in early fall. Read the president's remarks from each year, as well as any panel or guest speakers and other related materials.
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    Conversation with the President

    Every March, the university community is invited to attend this event in person or via webcast. Read the president's remarks from each year and view related videos and handouts.
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    Annual reports

    annual report FY08


    annual report FY07


    annual report FY06


    annual report FY05



    Other speeches or publications

    Dedication of the Anderson Center, October 5, 2012: President Hanson's speech

    School of Business Launch, April 2008: President Hanson's speech

    Inauguration, October 2005: In her inaugural address on October 7, 2005, Hamline University President Linda N. Hanson spoke of the underlying spirit of Hamline which has been present since the founding of the university.

  • University news
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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.
    • Hear about the eye-opening experiences of Hamline students who participated in this year’s Catalyst spring break service trips.
    • 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.