Oct 25

Celebrating the Legacy of Paul Wellstone

Keynote address by Jeff Blodgett '83, executive director of Wellstone Action.

12:00 – 1:00 pm / Skinner Chapel
Jeff Blodgett '83

Paul and Sheila Wellstone died tragically in a plane crash on October 25, 2002. Today’s special event recognizes the 10-year anniversary of their deaths; remembers Paul's contributions as a Carleton professor, activist, organizer, and U.S. Senator; and honors the legacy of civic engagement that continues with today's Carleton students and alumni. The program will begin with remembrances offered by Chaplain Carolyn Fure-Slocum ’82 and a keynote address will be given by Jeff Blodgett ’83, founding director of Wellstone Action.  

Sponsored by College Relations and the Chaplain. Contact: Kerry Raadt, x4308