CHINA CHAMPIONS visit Governor Dayton at official residence

On April 24, the University of Minnesota CHINA CHAMPIONS were luncheon guests of Governor Mark Dayton at his official residence in St. Paul. Also attending were Minnesota Office of Higher Education Commissioner Larry Pogemiller, Jill Griffiths, a member of the U of MN China Center Advisory Board and CHINA CHAMPIONS Program (CCP) steering committee, professor […]

Poch presents paper at annual meeting of Organization of American Historians

Bob Poch, senior fellow and director of graduate studies in the Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning, presented a paper at the annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians in St. Louis, Missouri. Poch’s paper, “Strangers in the Land — Again: The Historical Connection of Interposition and Race before and during Arizona’s Immigration Battle,” […]

Cicchetti elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Dante Cicchetti, McKnight Presidential Chair and William Harris Professor of Child Psychology and Psychiatry at the Institute of Child Development, has been elected a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The 197 members of the Academy‚Äôs Class of 2015 include Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize recipients; MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellows; and Grammy, Emmy, […]