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Tourism & U: News you can use

The Tourism Center is a collaboration of the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
and the University of Minnesota Extension.

Nov 2011
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In this economy, every decision matters.  Toward that end, we seek your input on important tourism education and research ideas that can support your decisions and staff. Answer just a few quick questions; take less than 5 minutes to weigh in on important tourism research and education areas in MN and be eligible for 1 of 5 UMN bookstore gift cards!
As Thanksgiving approaches, know that we
are thankful for your support and interest! Please s
hare your ideas, concerns and opportunities with us at anytime via phone, email, Facebook or Twitter 

Ingrid Schneider, Ph.D.
Director, 612-624-4947, ingridss@umn.edu
Where can and will you find our work?!

Tourism Center staff continue to be on the move within the state, nation and world!

Perhaps you've recently seen our work at one of these recent events?

  • Transportation and Livability Performance Measures Conference in Austin, Texas?
  • Real Estate Journal Conference Hospitatity & Entertainment Summit in St. Paul?
  • National Scenic Byways Conference in Minneapolis, Minn.?
  • Ethnic Cultural Tourism Destinations Conference in St. Paul, Minn.?
  • International Association of Community Development Professionals in Lisbon, Portugal?


Look for us at one of these upcoming events:

  • International Society of Travel & Tourism Educators Workshop in Miami, Fla., or
  • Minnesota Main Street in Wilmar, Minn.!


Check out our educational offerings and research to spark your interests and expand your horizons. Contact us for presentations or projects!