Hamline University is pleased to announce that it has named Jean Holloway as dean of the Hamline School of Law. In this role, Holloway will be responsible for overseeing and providing strategic direction to the School of Law's academic and related programs, leading the recruitment and retention efforts of the school, managing its fiscal resources, leading its fundraising efforts, and serving as a university officer in collaborative work on governance, strategic planning, fund development, and institutional assessments.
The Pipers observed a moment of silence to honor basketball great and alumnus Vern Mikkelsen who passed away recently. Mikkelsen, ’49, brought Pipers’ basketball to prominence in the 1940s and went on to a celebrated career in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He passed away on November 21 at his home in Wayzata, Minnesota. He was 85 years old.