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"Living the Legacy of Hubert H. Humphrey" Panel & Global Webinar


April 25, 2014


10:00 Introduction
Opening Remarks by Dean David Wippman

Video Address by former President Jimmy Carter; letters from Former Vice President Walter Mondale (’56) and Congressman Keith Ellison (’90)

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10:10 Panel 1: Humphrey Alumni Speak
Kaka Bag-ao (Humphrey Fellow, 2006-07), The Philippines; Congressional Representative, Lone District, Dinagat Islands

Edmon Marukyan (Humphrey Fellow, 2009-10), Armenia; Member of Parliament, 30th Electoral District

Moderator: Melissa Nambangi (Humphrey Fellow, 1992-93), Cameroon

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10:50 Award Presentation
Meredith McQuaid (’91), Associate Vice President and Dean of International Programs, presents Congressional Representative Kaka Bag-ao with the University of Minnesota Award for Distinguished Internationals
(read her written remarks)
11:00 Panel 2: The Humphrey Legacy
Opening Remarks by Bill Means, Lakota Elder and Board Member, International Indian Treaty Council

Family members of late Senator and Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey reflect on his core values of:
  1. human rights and democracy
  2. relationship building and international cooperation
  3. public service and the public good
  • Anne Howard-Tristani, Humphrey's niece (read her written remarks)
  • Robert Humphrey, Humphrey's son
  • Judge William R. Howard (ret.), Humphrey's nephew
  • Heather Humphrey Faber, Humphrey's grand-daughter
  • Hubert H. "Skip" Humphrey, III (’69), Humphrey's son
  • Jordan Humphrey, Humphrey's grandson
Moderator: Michael Freeman (’74), Hennepin County Attorney

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12:10 Conclusion
Judy Gibson, Humphrey Fellowship Program Director, Institute of International Education