Alumni & Friends

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Alumni & Friends

CLA alumni are shaping their communities and the world around them. Read more about their remarkable accomplishments.

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Resources for Alumni

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Alumni Spotlight

Patricia Marroquin Norby untangles the narratives of cross-cultural encounters

Patricia Marroquin Norby (PhD '13, American studies), inaugural Associate Curator of Native American Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the first full-time Native American person hired for this position, answers several questions about her life, inspiration, and time spent at the UMN College of Liberal Arts.

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