On Tuesday, the #myMNdegree listening tour packed up the car and headed to Northwest Minnesota to visit schools and meet with students.
Our first stop of the final week was to Concordia College, in Moorhead, MN. Concordia College is a Private, not-for-profit school with a deep history in community service and social justice projects. As we arrived, we were welcomed by Senator Kent Eken and Representative Ben Lien, both of whom serve on the Higher Education committees in their respective bodies. We were fortunate enough to visit on a gorgeous day. As we toured the busy campus students were out and about with books and long-boards in hand. After the tour, the #myMNdegree team sat down to lunch with Concordia Alumni who now work for major companies in the area. These alumni explained the importance of Concordia to the Fargo-Moorhead region, which is a major business hub for Minnesota and North Dakota. Read more ›