Dinner tables in the Carlson School Atrium

Carlson School Events

March 1

First Tuesday Small Banner

Phil Soran, Vidku Co-Founder and Executive Chairman

Phil SoranPhil Soran is a serial technology entrepreneur who founded three companies that have generated thousands of jobs. Most recently, he and his two partners launched Vidku: a sharing app start-up based on technology concepts developed at the University of Minnesota. 

First Tuesday Information and Registration

February 26

Tech Cities 2016 logo

Tech Cities is a half-day conference highlighting Minnesota tech talent, leadership, and innovation. Join industry professionals, digital thought leaders, and educators who want to learn from one another, network, and strengthen the Minnesota tech community.

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May 16

Monday, May 16, 2016
Mariucci Arena

The Carlson School hosts two separate commencement ceremony exercises, one for graduate programs, and another for the undergraduate program. Students should plan to arrive one hour before the ceremony.

Graduate Ceremony:
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Undergraduate Ceremony:
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Commencement Information