For the third consecutive year, the Office of the Dean of Students and Multicultural Affairs at Metropolitan State University was selected to participate in the 2017-2018 IME-BECAS (Scholarship) Program, the Mexican Consulate's Institute of Mexicans Abroad (IME) Fellowship Program.
Susan Shumer memorialized with joyful stories, laughter and Community Engagement Fund
A memorial this week brought friends and colleagues together to remember Susan Shumer, who died on Nov. 19. Shumer was the founding director of the Center for Community-Based Learning (CCBL), which became the Institute for Community Engagement and Scholarship prior to her January 2013 retirement as director emerita.
Erica Rasmussen wins the 2018 Minnesota Book Artist Award
The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library announced Erica Spitzer Rasmussen as the winner of the 2018 Minnesota Book Artist Award for her work entitled The Love Affair. Sponsored by Lerner Publishing Group, this annual award is presented as part of the Minnesota Book Awards with the Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) and recognizes a Minnesota book artist or book artist collaborative group for excellence of a new artistic work.