UMM Alumni Association On-the-Road Event 2008
University of Minnesota Regent, the Honorable John Frobenius, was a special guest of the UMM Alumni Association as they hosted a UMM alumni and friends gathering at The Regency on West Saint Germain Street in St. Cloud, Minnesota on August 26, 2008. Regent Frobenius addressed the group and shared that he enjoys the occasional opportunity to visit Morris and that he and his fellow Regents appreciate the good work that is being done here.
Chancellor Jacquie Johnson also addressed the group with a lively UMM update. In addition to her update, she mentioned that she had spent the afternoon visiting with incoming students who would be beginning classes on Wednesday, August 27th. She reported that UMM is again fortunate to have such bright and articulate students coming on board for this semester.
Debra Carlson, president of the UMMAA, and board member Dennis Gimmestad, helped host the event, and Maddy Maxeiner, associate vice chancellor for external relations, Susan Schmidgall, external relations, and Carla Riley, director of alumni relations and annual giving also attended.