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Coffee & Connections

What: This series has experts in their field share their knowledge with alumni and friends on a monthly basis. The hope is to continue lifelong learning about topics of interest and to connect with alumni, staff, and faculty over a hot cup of coffee! Register for each topic below (Free series).

When: Monthly - Starting back up October 2018

Where: UMD Center for Economic Development

Thursday, November 15 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Dr. Stephen Castleberry
UMD Professor of Marketing

"Business Ethics: What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do?"

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Tuesday, December 11| 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Dana Moore

CSS Head Women's Volleyball Coach

 "Navigating Your New Normal: Dealing with the grieving process"

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Tuesday, February 12 |12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Melissa Maurer-Jones
UMD Assistant Professor 

"Breakdown of Plastics in our Environment"


Tuesday, March 26 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Grant Sorensen
Founder of Superior Angling 

"Lake Superiors Diversity from a fishery standpoint” 


Monday, April 8 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Dr. Jennifer Webb
UMD Associate Professor, Art History

 "Voices & History: Western Duluth Neighborhoods"