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 UMD at the State Fair - Friday, Aug. 23, 2013

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Video of the UMD Marching Band, Chancellor Black, and Champ at the 2012 Minnesota State Fair.  


Visit the UMD booth in the UM Crossroads Building on Dan Patch Avenue, Fri., Aug. 23.

Stop by the UMD booth and learn more about our vibrant campus and exciting programs. Several departments and programs will share information and greeting visitors. Alumni, current students, future students and anyone else who has a UMD connection are welcome to stop by. Don't forget to wear your UMD apparel!

Minnesota State Fair site | Map | UM State Fair info | UMD BOOTH: The Crossroads Building is about two blocks from the Snelling Gate on Dan Patch Avenue. The nearest cross street is Underwood.

SCHEDULE

Fri, Aug 23 Staff
BOOTH: 9–10 am Sue Holm - Career Services
Christiana Kapsner - Alumni Relations
Gina Katzmark - External Affairs
Bill Wade - Office of Advancement
STAGE: 10–11 am 10–10:30 am: UMD Sustainability Carnival Games
BOOTH: 10–11 am Sue Holm - Career Services
Christiana Kapsner - Alumni Relations
Gina Katzmark - External Affairs
Bill Wade - Office of Advancement
STAGE: 11 am–12 11–11:30 am: UMD Marching Band: Select members of the UMD Marching Band perform
11:30–noon: UMD Sustainability Carnival Games
BOOTH: 11 am –12 Sue Holm - Career Services
Christiana Kapsner - Alumni Relations
Gina Katzmark - External Affairs
Bill Wade - Office of Advancement
STAGE: 12–1 pm UMD Black Student Association: Music, Dance, and Poetry
BOOTH: 12–1 pm Ashlee Hartwig - Alumni Relations
Rob Hofmann - School of Fine Arts
Marlys Johansen - Continuing Education
Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann - External Affairs
STAGE: 1–2 pm U of M Center for Transportation Services
BOOTH: 1–2 pm Ashlee Hartwig - Alumni Relations
Rob Hofmann - School of Fine Arts
Marlys Johansen - Continuing Education
Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann - External Affairs
STAGE: 2-3 pm U of M Center for Transportation Services
BOOTH: 2–3 pm Ashlee Hartwig - Alumni Relations
Rob Hofmann - School of Fine Arts
Marlys Johansen - Continuing Education
Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann - External Affairs
PARADE: 2–3 pm UMD Marching Band with Chancellor Lendley C. Black, UMD Dance Team, UMD Cheerleaders, and Champ.
If you have been contacted about marching in the parade: line up at 1:45 pm behind the UMD Marching Band in the East Como parking lot. Wear UMD apparel.
STAGE: 3–4 pm Chanhassen Dinner Theatre (Alliance with UMD Theatre):
Songs from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

BOOTH: 3–4 pm Mitch Berg - Alumni Relations
Lisa Erwin - Student Life
Elias Mokole - School of Fine Arts
Joel Youngblom - External Affairs
STAGE: 4–5 pm UMD School of Fine Arts Musical Showcase (Alliance with The Duluth Playhouse):
Featuring songs from Evita.
BOOTH: 4-5 pm Mitch Berg - Alumni Relations
Lisa Erwin - Student Life
Elias Mokole - School of Fine Arts (on the U of M Stage)
Joel Youngblom - External Affairs
STAGE: 5–6 pm 5–5:30 pm: Glensheen Mansion: A Closer Look
BOOTH: 5–6 pm Mitch Berg - Alumni Relations
Lisa Erwin - Student Life
Elias Mokole - School of Fine Arts
Joel Youngblom - External Affairs
BOOTH: 6–9 pm Scott Carlson - Psychology
Betty Greene - External Affairs
Barbara Pelton
Willy Pelton - UMD student


UMD DEPARTMENTS AND PROGRAMS: For questions about the booth or the stage, contact Kathleen McQuillan-Hofmann, External Affairs, kmcquill@d.umn.edu, 218-726-7111 or Cheryl Reitan, External Affairs, creitan@d.umn.edu, 218-726-8996.

PARADE: If you have been contacted about marching in the parade: line up at 1:45 pm behind the UMD Marching Band in the East Como parking lot. Wear UMD apparel.



Highlights from UMD at the 2012 MN State Fair

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The Marshmallow Tower Contest The shake board UMD Civil Engineering students ran the competition
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UMD Theatre students with Conrad Birdie from Chanhassen Dinner Theatre's production of Bye Bye Birdie.   UMD shows off its collaboration with Chanhassen Dinner Theaters.
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    UMD Office of Sustainability tests the audience
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UMD in the parade. The Marching Band was a hit.  
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    UMD students stop by the booth.
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A UMD student (center) likes the bulldog. A crowd gathers around the 9 am-noon group: Finance and Operations, External Affairs, and Psychology. UMD staff and family.
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  SFA, External Affairs, and Student Life, noon-3pm SFA, External Affairs, and Student Life, noon-3pm
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Student Association and Alumni 3-6 pm CEHSP from 6-9pm .

Info: contact External Affairs, 726-6140.

Posted Summer 2013


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