• 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 26, 2015
    Exercise Physiology Professor Lisa Ferguson-Stegall was interviewed by Heather Brown of WCCO TV in regard to her Good Question: why do our noses run in the cold? 

    February 26, 2015
    The Minnesota Chapter of Safari Club International (SCI) and the Trustees of Hamline University recently entered into an agreement to establish The Safari Club International Endowed Scholarship in memory of Don McMillan.  This endowed fund will benefit the Hamline University School of Law.  Read the full story on The Outdoor Wire or Hunting Insider.  

    February 16, 2015
    Political Science Professor David Schultz answers WCCO TV reporter, Heather Brown's, Presidents0 Day Good Question: what are the perks to being president?

    February 13, 2015
    Hamline University School of Law and William Mitchell School of Law have announced plans to combine.  Twin Cities Public Television's Almanac, Minnesota Lawyer, ABC 5 News, Fox 9, WCCO TV, National Jurist, Star Tribune, Pioneer Press, and other news outlets covered the story. 

    February 12, 2015
    Political Science Professor David Schultz was interviewed by KARE 11 TV concerning the present dispute within the Democratic Farmer Labor (DFL) party over commissioner pay rollbacks. 

    February 8, 2015
    David Schultz, Professor of Political Science, was interviewed by WCCO TV to discuss the potential outcome of a lawsuit that could change Minnesota's sex offender program. 

    February 6, 2015
    David Davies, Associate Professor of Anthropology and East Asian Studies was interviewed by the Star Tribune about a traditional Chinese dance performance called Shen Yun, and the possible meanings behind it. 

    February 5, 2015
    Professor of Political Science David Schultz published an article in MinnPost discussing the case for mandatory vaccinations. 

    February 1, 2015
    Law Professor Sharon Sandeen was interviewed by KARE 11 TV in concern to the growing popularity and lucrative opportunities of Day Fantasy Football Leagues. 

    January 31, 2015
    Dean of the Graduate School of Liberal Studies Mary Rockcastle was awarded the 2015 Kay Sexton Award for her contributions to the literary community.  The Minnesota Book Awards list can be read here 

    January 28, 2015
    Political Science Professor David Schultz was interviewed by the Pioneer Press in regard to disagreements between Governor Dayton and the Republican party on government funding. 

    January 22, 2015 
    Members of the Hamline Men's Hockey team were interviewed by the Pioneer Press about upcoming games against St. Thomas, as well as prospects of winning the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 

    January 16, 2015

    KARE 11 TV featured Hamline’s Martin Luther King Junior Commemoration event. 


    January  15, 2015

     Professor Mary Rockcastle was featured in an article on TwinCities.com and MinnPost for her recent accomplishment of winning the Sexton Book Award.   

    January 13, 2015

    Linda Umwali was featured in an MPRNEWS piece about her journey from Rwanda to getting accepted to Hamline on a full-ride scholarship.  

    January 12, 2015

    Professor David Schultz had an article published on MinnPost about Minnesota's judicial selection system.  

    January 3, 2015 

     Hamline stand-out basketball star, Jordan Sammons, was featured once again for her success in basketball.  Her determination and accomplishments were highlighted on WCCO TV.