Gopher Gratitude is an annual celebration that recognizes the numerous ways giving enriches the Carlson School.


September 27
11:00 a.m.-1 p.m.
Carlson School atrium

Carlson School students, faculty, and staff are invited to an afternoon of festivities to thank the donors whose generosity make the Carlson School an amazing place to study, work, and grow.

  • Write a message of thanks to a donor
  • Share the spirit of generosity by posing with friends in the selfie station
  • Enjoy complimentary food
  • The first 300 students to write a thank you card will get a free T-shirt
  • Be part of a group photo to commemorate Gopher Gratitude 2016

Gopher Gratitude Tags

In the days leading up to the celebration, you’ll notice Gopher Gratitude tags marking various sites throughout the Carlson School and Hanson Hall. Take a closer look, and you’ll discover how these spaces, objects, and resources are made possible through giving. As you move through your day, these tags will expose you to the many ways that donor support impacts your life, and inspire you to give back to your community.