Students Archive

A recent study conducted by Humphrey School Master of Public Affairs students is referenced in this article on the aging workforce. 

Star Tribune
February 17, 2018

A capstone project by Master of Public Affairs students, in cooperation with Hennepin County, shows that helping Minnesotans to work longer before retirement can benefit the state’s economy and also support workers who lack sufficient savings to retire.

Minnesota Department of Human Services
February 6, 2018

Humphrey School Master of Public Policy student Izaak Mendoza writes about the social media campaign he implemented to convince Super Bowl organizers to include the University of Minnesota marching band in the halftime show. Mendoza is a drummer in the band. 

Drum Corps International News
February 5, 2018

Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon had dinner with the family of Joel Salzer of Champlin a few days before the Super Bowl. Salzer is an MPA candidate at the Humphrey School. 

Star Tribune
February 3, 2018

Student Frank Alarcon (MURP '18) is profiled by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning. Among other topics, Frank discusses his passion for transportation planning.

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning
January 11, 2018

Alan Roy, a Humphrey School Master of Public Affairs candidate, is running for secretary-treasurer of the White Earth Tribal Council. 

Detroit Lakes Tribune
December 10, 2017

MPA student Alan Roy is putting his Humphrey School education to work supporting tribal communities in Minnesota.

University of Minnesota
December 4, 2017