Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Dempsey Named 2010-2011 Distinguished Alumnus
The English Department's 2010-2011 Distinguished Alumnus is Dave Dempsey who, after receiving a B.A. from our department in 1977, moved on to help shape conservation and Great Lakes policy for more than two decades and is the author and co-author of five conservation books and many an article and blog. He currently serves as Communications Director for Conservation Minnesota, a nonprofit organization in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For full information on Dave's impressive achievements, please see http://www.davedempsey.org/bio.html. We are in contact with Dave to see if he might be able to join us on October 1, when the College and University honor departmental awardees, and on March 18, during our annual English Awards and Recognition ceremony.