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Paradigm Shifting for Justice in Schools: An Invited Lecture by Dr. Maisha T. Winn

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Graduate Students in Education and Human Development (GradSEHD) presents: Paradigm Shifting for Justice in Schools: An Invited Lecture by Dr. Maisha T. Winn

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 2:00-3:30pm Mississippi Room, Coffman. Light lunch will be provided ​

First ​50​ attendees will receive a copy of Dr. Winn's latest book,  Justice on Both Sides: Transforming Education Through Restorative Justice, published by Harvard Education Press.


From Theory to Practice: Innovations in Sexual Violence Prevention on Campus

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Thursday, May 17 , 9-10:30am, President's Room, 3rd floor, Coffman Memorial Union

An open presentation with Kaaren Williamsen, director of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center at the University of Michigan and Katie Eichele, director of the Aurora Center at the University of Minnesota. 

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Tracking the student experience: UMN analyst uses data to make a difference

Monday, April 30, 2018

Thousands of University of Minnesota students see Krista Soria’s name in their inboxes every spring semester.

Soria, the University’s data analyst, sends messages encouraging students to take the Student Experience in the Research University survey so she can use data about students’ academic, civic and personal experiences to guide University services. In the midst of SERU season, many who work with Soria say she is the link between student voices and the University’s staff, faculty and administration.


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