Bulldog Update: Student Edition

September 29, 2023 Edition:

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September 29, 2023 Edition:

Upcoming Event: A Story of Survival with Ron Schwarz

Ron Schwarz is the son of Holocaust Survivor Charles Schwarz. As a second-generation speaker, Ron uses a multimedia presentation to share his father’s and grandparents’ daring journey and teach the lessons of the Holocaust.

A Story of Holocaust Survival

This event will feature our speaker, Ron Schwarz, with a discussion to follow. 


Library seeking student suggestions.

Bookshelf lined with books

The Kathryn A. Martin Library uses a portion of its Student Services Fee allocation to purchase books and games to add to the collection. We’re actively looking for book titles and game suggestions, and all genres are welcome. Students are welcome to fill out the form multiple times. To fill out the form, students should visit z.umn.edu/SuggestPurchase

The library also has a physical suggestion box in the library. 


September 15, 2023 Edition:

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September 15, 2023 Edition:

Study Abroad Fair (and other events)

UMD Study Abroad

Study Abroad Fair
Thursday, Sept. 21, 10-2
Kirby Commons

Stop by for our largest event of the year! Meet study abroad staff, our affiliate study abroad providers, as well as some of our returned students, to hear all about the opportunities available to you. Take the first step and get started on your adventure of a lifetime!

Thursday, September 21, 2023 at 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM

-Meet our staff and returned study abroad students
-Learn about programs and academics
-Find out about scholarships and financial aid
-Get your questions answered on how you can get started on your adventure of a lifetime!


We also have a wide variety of events taking place in the next two weeks.

Upcoming September Info Sessions:

Summer Session Faculty-led Program Spanish Language & Culture: Tue., 9/19, 5pm, 470H

Funding Study Abroad Info Session: Wed., 9/20 4pm, Gooseberry Falls Room (RDC 335)

University of Stirling (Scotland) Study Abroad Info Session: Fri., 9/22, 11:15am - Split Rock Room (RDC 301)

Winter Break Faculty-led Panama: Global History of Surf Culture: Mon., 9/25, 5pm, 110 Cina Hall (free Pizza Lucé!)

May Session Faculty-led Program: Experiencing Italy - Art & Art History: Tue., 9/26, 4pm - ABAH 345

May Session Faculty-led Chinese Business & Economics: Thu., 9/28, 10am - LSBE 310/320