• Hamline University In the News

    The Office of Strategic Communications has compiled a list of some of the recent media coverage involving Hamline University and its faculty, staff, and students. To read a story, click on the link below the article description. Please note that links expire and change as news sources move stories to their archives.


    February 6, 2016
    Professor Craig Waldron was interviewed by the Star Tribune about Plymouth's new economic development focus.

    February 2, 2016
    Professor David Schultz was interviewed by the  KARE11  about the Iowa Caucus results and expectations for the 2016 presidential race.

    February 1, 2016
    Professor David Schultz was interviewed on WCCO about factors that may contribute to the Iowa Caucus results. 

     January 29, 2016
    Women's hockey Coach Natalie Darwitz was interviewed by the  Pioneer Press

    January 28, 2016

    Athletic Director Jason Verdugo, Hamline's Women's lacrosse Coach Karen Heggernes, and Hamline lacrosse players were interviewed by the 
     Pioneer Press about her first year coaching at Hamline. about starting their first season as a division III NCAA team. 


    January 27, 2016
    Hamline Student Farhiya Ali was mentioned in the Star TribuneThe Bemidji Pioneer PressMinnesota Daily, and Inforum News for speaking in front of more than 15,000 people at Sen. Bernie Sanders democratic campaign event in St.Paul's RiverCentre.  

    January 25, 2016
    Joe Peschek of Hamline University was interviewed by the Star Tribune  about new poll showing Rubio leading the GOP race in Minnesota.

    January 23, 2016
    Mai Nhia Xion- Chan, Hamline's director of undergraduate admissions was interviewed by the Star Tribune about Hamline's marketing and branding strategies. 

    January 19, 2016
    Joe Peschek of Hamline University was interviewed on KSTP TV about DFL's announcement on Greater Minnesota Agenda  and U.S Sen. Marco Rubio's Minneapolis visit.

    January 15, 2016
    Hamline School of Business professor Kim Mckeage was interviewed on Minnesota News Network about why people buy Powerball tickets when the odds against them are so high. 

    January 15, 2016
    Athletic Director Jason Verdugo and Hamline's new Women's Hockey coach, Natalie Darwitz were interviewed by MINNPOST about women coaching women in collegiate athletics. 

    January 12, 2016
    Professor David Schultz was interviewed about President Obama's State of the Union address on KSTP, KARE 11, and VG NYHETER.

     January 12, 2016
     Publishers Weekly covered the story about Laura Ruby win the 2016 Printz award for an 'Oddball' book.

    January 11, 2016

     Publishers Weekly and National Public Radio  covered the story about two instructors, Matt de la Peña and Laura Ruby being honored with two of the most coveted awards among writers of books for young people  for Hamline's Master of Fine Arts in Writing for Children and Young Adults (MFAC) program.


     January 10, 2016
    Professor Joe Peschek was interviewed by the StarTribune on political polarization and voting in the 2016 election. 

    January 5, 2016
     Hamline alumnus, Justin Dahlheimer was named the new President of First National Bank of Osakis

    January 5, 2016
     MFAC professor, Gene Luen Yang was named a National Ambassador for Young People's Literature by the Library of Congress. 

     January 5, 2016
    Anne McCarthy, Dean of the school of Business was interviewed on KSTP about Fleet Farm being sold.

    January 5, 2016

    Political Science Professor David Schultz was interviewed on WCCO TV and KARE 11 TV  about the president's executive orders on gun control. 

    January 4, 2016
    Public Health Sciences Director Lisa Stegall was interviewed on WCCO TV about effect of donating to charities on health and blood pressure. 

     New York TimesWashington Post, National Public Radio, StarTribune and Publishers Weekly covered the story about Hamline University instructor being named the 5th National Ambassador for Young People's Literature by the Library of Congress.

    January 2, 2016
    Political Science Professor David Schultz was interviewed on Minnesota News Network about the 2016 legislative session ahead.

    January 1, 2016
    On KARE 11 TV, Political Science Professor David Schultz offers important questions revolving around the 2016 presidential campaign.