Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to participate Wednesday, April 17, in an on-campus effort to write thank you notes to Gov. Mark Dayton and state legislators about the Minnesota State Grant Program.
A used book sale, a scavenger hunt, a live musical performance in the O'Shaughnessy-Frey Library's Great Hall (the first in the library's history) and more will be held in celebration of this year's Library Week.
Donations of new disposable diapers and diaper wipes will be given to families in crisis who are served by Project Baby Bottoms, a local project dedicated to providing these materials to people in need.
The program on April 10 features Dr. Shelley Neilsen Gatti and Dr. Tim Balke, who will speak on "Early Warning Signs of Mental Illness," and a Fidgety Fairy Fairy Tales musical designed to help raise awareness of mental health issues of children.
The awards will be presented at UAWE’s annual spring reception, which will be held Tuesday, April 23, in McNeely Hall, on the university’s St. Paul campus. The St. Thomas community is invited to attend.