Cretin-Derham Hall Homecoming

October 2nd

Cretin-Derham Hall will host their annual homecoming picnic on the John P. Monahan Plaza. The picnic will include a performance by the Cretin-Derham Hall band and dance team. The picnic will continue until the CDH homecoming football game begins on the St. Thomas stadium field.

Inuit Art Society

October 9th

The Inuit Art Society provides a platform for those who appreciate and support the culture, art forms and artists of the Arctic. This group will be holding their event in the James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall.

SQL Conference

October 10th

Based out of Bloomington, the Minnesota Chapter of the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) is a forum to exchange knowledge and ideas to better understand, develop, implement and support existing and future SQL Server technologies. The technical sessions provide a professional, fun and educational environment for all levels of expertise.  SQLSaturday is a training event for SQL Server Professionals and anyone interested in the program as a full day of learning at the Minneapolis Campus.  There will be 300 people that have access to twelve sessions covering a variety of related topics.

The Metropolitan Council

October 19th

The Metropolitan Council is the regional policy-making body, planning agency, and provider of essential services for the Twin Cities metropolitan region. This council holds various committee meetings for different groups and will host one of their meetings in the James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall.

Minnesota Lions Eye Bank

October 25th

The Minnesota Lions Eye Bank serves the community by providing donor eye tissue for transplant, research, and teaching and by promoting donation through education. As one of the largest and most innovative eye banks in the world, the Minnesota Lions Eye Bank has helped restore sight to more than 27,000 people, and the organization reaches important milestones in eyesight restoration every year. This group will host their Fall Donor and Family Recognition Program at the University of St. Thomas.

Urban Sustainability USDN Conference

October 26th - October 29th

Coming together for the Urban Sustainability Directors Network, these members have proven a sustainable lifestyle and are committed to Green cities.  USDN members, their cities and stories are profiled in "The Guide to Greening Cities" by Sadhu Aufochs Johnston, Steven S. Nicholas, and Julia Parzen (2013).  This is the first book written from the perspective of municipal leaders with successful, on-the-ground experience working to advance green city goals. This group of 150 people are joining us on the Minneapolis Campus to learn from one another as peers with similar goals in mind.