Upcoming Events

Webinar: Ask a Career Coach: Q & A

Wednesday, December 7 at 12:00 p.m.


Are you working in a fulfilling career?  Do you have questions about making a career change?  Join us on December 7th to hear from career expert Jill Hauwiller, Founder and Principal Consultant at Leadership Refinery, on her top 5 tips for a successful career change.  During this webinar, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a live Q&A to get some real-time answers to their career-related questions.

Bell Social: Art + Science + Music

Friday, December 9, 7-11 p.m.

Join us for the final Bell Social at our Minneapolis location! There will be variety activities to satisfy the curious creatures in all of us from a mini science cabaret on the Ethnopharmacology of Energy Drinks with plant biologist and Bell Museum curator George Weiblen to free planetarium shows in the ExploraDome Theater. Also, enjoy live music in the museum from our special guest Har Mar Superstar!


$15 general 
$10 members, UMN staff/students

Arboretum Class: Saturday in the Kitchen - Super Foods! 

Saturday, December 10, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

As the season of rich holiday eating descends upon us, balance your diet and keep up your energy with some SUPER FOODS -- some of the most nutrient-dense ingredients around, giving the biggest impact for the least amount of calories. You'll feel healthy and energetic throughout the winter season with the help of delicious ingredients and recipes. Join this fun social setting with instructor Kris James to create recipes including Black Garlic & Mushroom Pate, Jicama Citrus Salad, Rainbow Kelp Noodle Salad with Lemon-Ginger Dressing, Customized Hard Kefir Cheese with Herbs. $39 member/$49 non-member, includes Arboretum admission and all supplies! Call 612-301-1210 or register online at http://www.arboretum.umn.edu/cookingclasses.aspx

Holiday Bowl

Tuesday, December 27, 4 p.m. PST

Cheer the Gophers to victory in the Holiday Bowl! The Gophers will play Washington State on December 27 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, CA. The Alumni Association is hosting the official tailgate for the bowl, and has access to rooms in the team hotel. The Gophers Fan Travel website has more information. Game tickets will go on sale Monday, December 5th at 9:00am. Learn more about the Holiday Bowl on the University of Minnesota Alumni Association website

Environmental Internship and Career Fair

February 8, 1:00p.m.-5:00 p.m.
North Star Ballroom, St. Paul Student Center

Does your company or organization need an intern or looking for that entry-level talent? Attend the Environmental Internship and Career Fair to connect with students who are looking for summer 2017 internships and full-time employment. Have you graduated within the last two year and are looking for a position in the environmental area? You are welcome to attend this Career Fair and connect with employers looking to hire that entry level talent!

Connect with CFANS undergraduate and graduate students (and recent alumni) for your hiring needs as we kick off the spring recruiting season. This career fair is hosted in partnership with Career and Internship Services and the College of Biological Sciences. Learn more about this rewarding event for students, alumni and industry professionals hereQuestions? Contact Sharon Heron at sheron@umn.edu or 612-624-9421.

Minnesota 4-H Celebration

February 18, 6:00 p.m.
Earle Brown Heritage Center: 6155 Earle Brown Drive, Brooklyn Center

This is a joyful annual celebration of the special and lasting impact Minnesota 4-H has across our state. Please join us for a lively evening of music, Minnesota-grown food and up-close conversations with 4-H youth who are preparing for future careers in Minnesota and beyond. More details.