Hear, Learn and Engage
Come hear and learn from inspiring, knowledgeable and prominent individuals of the Twin Cities. Professors, sports figures, entrepreneurs, theater directors and more.
LAURA BLOOMBERG, DEAN OF THE HUMPHREY SCHOOL OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS, UNIVERSITY OF MN
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4 • 9:30 – 10:30 AM
Dean Bloomberg will share her vision for the Humphrey School and the goals for the new Josie Johnson Scholarship.
MARK PALM, OWNER OF MINNEAPOLIS BASED CHAMELEON CONCESSIONS
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11 • 9:30 – 10:30 AM
Mark converted one of the Twin Cities area’s first food trucks. Although his is not exactly a household name, Palm is the mastermind behind the booming Twin Cities food truck landscape. Palm estimates that he’s outfitted several hundred food trucks over the past eight years.
WILLIAM HOFFMAN, CO-AUTHOR OF THE STEM CELL DILEMMA AND THE BIOLOGIST’S IMAGINATION: INNOVATION IN THE BIO-SCIENCES.
MONDAY, MARCH 4 • 9:30 – 10:30 AM
Mr. Hoffman’s topic will be-Gene-edited babies: Brave new world or promising medical frontier?
SUSAN BROWER, STATE DEMOGRAPHER
MONDAY, MARCH 11 • 9:30 – 10:30 AM
Four Things we learned about Minnesota from the latest Census data release.