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PSEO offers expanded opportunities

PSEO offers expanded opportunities

Abby Prestholdt

March 3, 2020

As soon as I received the email at the end of my sophomore year saying I was accepted into the University of Minnesota for their Post Secondary Enrollment Options program, I was ecstatic about this new chapter in my life. I was inspired to do Post Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO) through my sister...

DECA reflects on mock competition

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Maria Perez Barriga and Jayde Claussen

November 2, 2019

Junior Michael Boxley-Harmon said going to the University of Minnesota mock competition Oct. 25 gave DECA members a better understanding of official DECA competitions. “I think this helped the people who were new to DECA, and it was a refresher to the returning members of what the competition wa...

DECA set to attend mock competition

Junior Emma Amon leading group activity for a mock interview. This is the first informational meeting regarding DECA's fundraising and field trips of the year.

Maria Perez Barriga and Jayde Claussen

October 3, 2019

Junior Rachel Stein said she is looking forward to the experience at the mock competition DECA was invited to at the University of Minnesota. “I think the (University of Minnesota) inviting DECA for the mock competition was really cool and I’m really excited that we got the opportunity,” Stein sa...

Alum commits to University of Minnesota

UMN hockey commit  Jonny Sorenson chases the puck as a junior during the boys’ hockey game Dec. 6, 2016. against Osseo. Sorenson is currently playing hockey fro the Icedogs in Alaska and has committed to play hockey for the University of Minnesota.

Rachel Salzer

February 21, 2019

After deciding to take a gap year to play junior hockey, Jonny Sorenson, who graduated from Park in 2018, committed to play Division I hockey at the University of Minnesota. Sorenson said he chose the University of Minnesota because it’s always been a school he wanted to attend and once the opportunity aros...

University of Minnesota finally hires female president

University of Minnesota finally hires female president

Marta Hill

January 18, 2019

In the 167 year history of the University of Minnesota, 16 men have filled the role of university president. That will all change come July 1, 2019 when Joan T.A. Gabel will become the president of the university, according to the University of Minnesota. Currently, Gabel serves as provost at the University of South Carolina, and will continue to serve there until she assumes the po...

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