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APA MN Recognizes Carver County Partnership Project with Outstanding Student Project Award

Project team member Joseph Hartmann accepts the awards

Project team member Joseph Hartmann accepts the awards

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November 14, 2016
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An RCP-sponsored capstone project by students at the University of Minnesota’s Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs received the Outstanding Student Project Award from the Minnesota Chapter of the American Planning Association. For their Participating in Policy and Planning Capstone, graduate students Chuck Demler, Kaela Dickens, Joseph Hartmann, Laurel Nightingale, and Kalli Perano collaborated with project lead and Carver County Parks and Trails supervisor Sam Pertz and UMN faculty advisor Kathy Quick on a project titled “Increasing Engagement with Communities of Color: A Toolkit for Carver County Parks and Recreation.” The award was presented at the 2016 Upper Midwest Regional/APA Minnesota State Conference in St. Cloud, MN, September 28–30, 2016.