Jamshed Merchant | Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis Oct14

Jamshed Merchant | C...

(801) – Importance of Canada-US Relationship  Host | Kaleel Ahmed              Jamshed Merchant began serving as Canada’s Consul General in Minneapolis in October 2012. He is Canada’s senior representative in the Upper Midwest states of Iowa,...

Jeri Quest & Vanessa D. Moore | Dress for Success Oct21

Jeri Quest & Van...

(802) – Dress for Success: Helping economically disadvantaged women achieve self-sufficiency through gainful employment Host | Suchi Sairam          Jeri Quest Co-Founder and CEO, Dress for Success Twin Cities Jeri Quest is one of the founders and CEO of Dress for...

Andrew W. Kiragu, MD, FAAP | Medical Director, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, HCMC Oct28

Andrew W. Kiragu, MD...

(803) – Pediatrician of Kenyan Heritage  Host | Nitika Moibi                  Dr. Andrew Waititu Kiragu is currently the Assistant Chief of the Department of Pediatrics and the Medical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Hennepin...

Taronda Richardson | Program Director Nov04

Taronda Richardson |...

(804) – Cookie Cart: Baking Bright Futures  Host | Suchi Sairam    Taronda Richardson, Program Director, has served Cookie Cart since August 2005. Cookie Cart provides teens 15 to 18 years old with lasting and meaningful work, life and leadership skills through experience and...

Nirmala Rajasekar | Performing Artist Nov11

Nirmala Rajasekar | ...

(805) – Indian Classical Music in Today’s World  Host | Suchi Sairam            Nirmala Rajasekar is a world renowned Carnatic veena virtuoso, composer vocalist and educator of South Indian Carnatic Music. She has performed in venues throughout the world...

Sri Zaheer | Dean | Carlson School of Management Nov18

Sri Zaheer | Dean | ...

(806) – Changing Role of Business & Business Education  Host | Kaleel Ahmed              Sri Zaheer, Dean Elmer L. Andersen Chair in Global Corporate Social Responsibility BSc, Physics, Women’s Christian College, Madras University MBA, Finance...

Fahmida Zaman | Micro Lending – Grameen Bank Nov25

Fahmida Zaman | Micr...

(807) – Micro Lending – Grameen Bank  Host | Nitika Moibi              Fahmida Zaman has been selected as one of the five participants from Bangladesh for the Near East and South Asian Undergraduate study exchange program funded by the Department of...

Fres Thao | Executive Director Dec02

Fres Thao | Executiv...

(808) – Center for Hmong Arts and Talent (CHAT)  Host | Suchi Sairam        Are you living life? Or simply just living?           Fres Thao is an advocate for the Arts; believing Art is direct energy from the soul. As one of the Hip Hop pioneers...

Jane Graupman | International Institute Dec09

Jane Graupman | Inte...

(809) – International Institute  Host | Mukhtar...

Roopali Phadke | Associate Professor | Macalester College Dec16

Roopali Phadke | Ass...

(810) – Community Activism.  Host | Nitika Moibi        Roopali Phadke received her Ph.D. in Environmental Studies in 2003 at University of California, Santa Cruz. In addition, she has a B.A. in Political Science from Wellesley College and an M.A. in South Asian Studies...

Vikas Narula | CEO Dec23

Vikas Narula | CEO

(811) – Discovering meaning of life through pursuit of personal ambition  Host | Mukhtar...

Ananth Pai, Carol McFarlane & Jay Haugen Dec30

Ananth Pai, Carol Mc...

(812) – Innovation in Primary school education  Host | Kaleel...

Dr. Moe Nozari | Retired Exec Vice President of 3M Jan06

Dr. Moe Nozari | Ret...

(813) – Entrepreneurship, building consumer brands, and leadership development  Host | Kaleel Ahmed        Dr. Moe Nozari, Retired Executive VP, 3M He was born in Tehran, Iran, and while in the 11th grade, he was approached by the Office of the American Friends of the...