December 2023

Winter issue of parent newsletter now available
The winter issue of The Bridge: Parent News, our college planning e-newsletter for parents of a middle or high school student, is now out. Please share this useful resource with parents — or sign up yourself!

Scholars at the Capitol scheduled for Feb. 22
Held in the Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda, students from our colleges will be available to talk with visitors about their recent research efforts in disciplines ranging from philosophy to history and chemistry to economics. This is a public event so make plans to stop by.

Minnesota Private Colleges’ Job and Internship Fair to be held Feb. 22
Undergraduate students at our member institutions will meet and interview with employers at the 47th annual fair at Minneapolis Convention Center. More than 1,500 students and over 200 employers typically attend the event

Kente Summit held at Macalester, St. Thomas
The 13th Annual Kente Summit was held in November on the campuses of Macalester College and the University of St. Thomas. Open to students of all races, ethnicities and genders, the annual event gathers undergraduate students of African descent seeks to build community across campuses, identities, experiences and commonly faced issues. This year’s featured speaker was Ifeoma Ike.