In This Section Commencement CLA Dean's List News Events News Liberal Arts Talent Shines at CLA Career Fair The 2023 CLA Internship & Career Fair on September 28 was a resounding success! Nominate a CLA Professor for a Teaching Award The College of Liberal Arts is now accepting nominations for the Arthur “Red” Motley Exemplary Teaching Award. Changing Up the Internship Game CLA is teaming up with the GREATER MSP Partnership on an audacious goal: to make the Twin Cities a national hotspot for college internships and early talent development. A Week of Projects, Partnership, and Presentations In mid-May CLA Career Services hosted another successful week of industry-based projects through its Get Ready Program. Two CLA students named 2023 Truman Scholars Juniors Joleece Pecore and Carter Yost were named Truman Scholars, a prestigious award for undergraduate students who demonstrate a commitment to leadership and public service… CLA’s Get Ready program puts UMN students to work Over spring break, several students practiced Gen Z marketing strategies with a Minnesota nonprofit. International Women's Day 2023 We are #UMNproud of all of the ways in which women have positively shaped our CLA community. To celebrate, we've gathered a collection of recent stories featuring women who… CLA Leads the Way with Career Micro-Experiences Sophomore Sahra Jilaow is one of 120 CLA students, including 50 students on spring break this week, who have gained valuable career experience through CLA's Get Ready program. Six Hubbard Students named to AAF's 2023 class of Most Promising Multicultural Students Advertising leaders select the nation’s highest achieving diverse seniors to participate in one of the industry’s premier DEI programs, a four-day immersion program in New… The Journey to Belonging Alumna Aeriel A. Ashlee's experiences of belonging and unbelonging inspired her to write her own story into existence. Read about her transformative journey toward healing. Connecting CLA Graduates to Hot Paid Apprenticeships CLA has developed a new partnership with Helios Consulting that will enable students to access quality paid HR and tech apprenticeship programs. Students Gain Meaningful Career Experience Through Pilot Program In a recent Career Services pilot project, CLA students gained real-world experience at an inclusive talent network that supports early-career professionals of color. Writing for the World Since 2019, the First-Year Writing Program has undergone significant changes to prepare students for a life of purposeful writing. CLA Celebrates Undergraduate Commencement This year is the year CLA commencement got real—again! With on-campus ceremonies, including a special alumni commencement ceremony for 2020 and 2021 graduates, this was a… Kareem Rahma Named Keynote Speaker for Undergrad Commencement Co-Founder of SomeFriends and senior advisor to twice Oscar-nominated documentary studio XTR, Rahma is known by millions for his comedic sketch and short-form video content. 2022 Career Readiness Award Recipients Thank you to Katherine Klink (geography, environment and society), Cheryl Olman (psychology), and Mike Houlahan (psychology) for their outstanding contributions to Career… Portrait Series Explores Rev. Dr. King's Legacy Students from CLA's MLK Program participated in multimedia arts project that asked, "How is Dr. King's legacy still relevant today?"