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Its always wonderful to receive a new diploma in the mail, but I am sad to say the quality (paper and ink) of the physical diploma has come down over the years.

LT Media Lab News

I learned today that the LT Media Lab had posted “Congrats to LT’s newest M.Ed. graduates!” back on May 15, which you can view here: The department does a great LT M.Ed. showcase. I am even in a few of the photos posted, which is always fun to see. All photos and images listed […]

Shiny new business cards!

Look! New business cards due to the new degree and new cube on the 3rd level.

Graduate transcript finally updated!

Graduate transcript finally updated!

Master of Education…degree #15

I received an email today saying that “You have been approved for the conferment of a Master of Education degree from the University of Minnesota,” that the degree will be posted to my transcript with the following conferment date of 05/31/16, and that I should receive the diploma in the mail in 6-8 weeks! Awesome! […]

EQS 2016

Today was the EQS (Enhancing Quality Staff) Symposium for the U’s library staff. Yes, the let us out of the libraries once a year. They have all sorts of different talks and activities you can attend and I always signup for fun activities vs. dull ones that relate to work. So this year I attended: […]

Boreas Booya

On Thursday, March 24th, I attended the Boreas Booya, which was hosted by Kristi Kremers and they had a special guest: Darrell Johnson, who talked about working in corporate America and the State of Minnesota. It was a really good talk and its was great to hear that most people working for the government are […]

Engaging in the Legislative Process workshop

Today was my second Boreas workshop this semester and the topic was “Engaging in the Legislative Process” hosted by Kate Knuth, former state legislator. Here is the blurb on the workshop: “The legislative process is meant to facilitate public conversations about issues. But it’s pretty confusing. This workshop will help you better understand the legislative […]

The part where I am mentioned in the Monday Memo

Quick look…I am mentioned in the University of Minnesota Libraries Monday Memo! And I did not even put it in there. Actually I had no idea I would be mentioned, so its kind of cool. So a while back one of my job duties was EthicShare Content Coordinator, where I “managed website content delivery, managed […]

Boreas Developing Intercultural Competence workshop

Today was my first Boreas workshop of the semester and it was on Developing Intercultural Competence. Its a new workshop and was facilitated by Kristi Kremers. It was really interesting and had some fun games with different kinds of cards and laughing yoga.