Educational Leadership and Higher Education


News and Events

Join professional development opportunities such as workshops and conferences in your field of study.

Connect with others in the field to share ideas, stories and knowledge. Keep pace with the latest trends and needs of students and employees. 

Meetings to Learn About Higher Education Administration

Learn about the Higher Education Administration program at our open house gatherings:

Contact us at 320-308-4220 or

Meetings to Learn About PK-12 Educational Administration and Leadership

Learn about the Educational Administration and Leadership (pK-12) program at our open house gatherings:


Contact us at 320-308-4220 or

Summer 2019 Graduate Student Writer's Retreat



Graduate Student Writer's Retreat

June 24-27 - 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 
 June 28 - 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Room B31, Miller Center 

Are you struggling to find time to write your thesis or dissertation?

Attend the retreat to get:

  • Dedicated writing time - no more excuses or distractions
  • Resources to overcome writing challenges and obstacles
  • Access to writing, library, and statistics experts
  • Ideas to utilize after the writer's retreat

Consultants available:

  • Library
  • Statistics
  • Formatting
  • Faculty


Registration deadline is June 1.

  • $125, including food and snacks
  • $25 refund for full-retreat participation

What Our Past Students Share About Retreat

"Absolutely attend!"

"The last two writing retreats have allowed me to make more progress on my dissertation than months of working at my own pace".

"Take advantage of the Writer's Retreat! It made a difference for me and helped me to turn the corner in my momentum".

Higher Education Day at the Minnesota Twins

Our annual Higher Education Game at the Minnesota Twins is 1:10 p.m. April 28. The Twins play their American League East rivals, the Baltimore Orioles


Purchase tickets by April 8


This is a fun way to gather together. Families and friends are welcome to join us. Hopefully, we will avoid snow this year.


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