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Expert discussions on timely topics.
Hear it here, as it happens.

Headliners, the University of Minnesota's popular current events series, is your chance to meet, once a month, with University and community experts as they share firsthand knowledge of today's newsworthy topics. From medical breakthroughs and culture clashes to social trends and foreign affairs, you'll discuss what's making the headlines.

Join us, for the 2014–15 season, from October through May (no event in January) to dive into timely topics and ask questions in a moderated Q&A. 

Dates: October 9, November 6, December 4, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7
Time: 7 p.m.
WhereContinuing Education and Conference Center, St. Paul campus
Cost: Series $70; Single tickets $15 

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Take advantage of our early edition special: Subscribe to the full series before Friday, October 3, and get tickets to all seven events for just $70. That's a savings of more than 30 percent. 

You’ll also receive a LearningLife flash/jump drive that features audio recordings of last year’s Headliners' presentations.



October Headliners

Explore, Teach, Inspire: Taking Education and Innovation to the Next Level
with Dr. Aaron Doering 

Dr. Doering

The Headliners series kicks off on October 9 with Dr. Aaron Doering, whose passion for education and the environment has dramatically transformed the landscape of learning by bringing the world into classrooms throughout the globe. A professor of Learning Technologies who holds the Bonnie Westby Huebner Endowed Chair in Education and Technology, Doering is director of the University’s Learning Technologies Media Lab and a fellow of the University’s Institute on the Environment. From apps to the Arctic to the Amazon, come see what makes Doering’s work so innovative, far-reaching, inspirational, and prolific. Come experience Doering’s daring new educational frontier.  

: October 9 
Time: 7 p.m.
WhereContinuing Education and Conference Center, St. Paul campus
Cost: $15 


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