Dental Hygiene Program Celebrating 100 Years of Excellence

Dental Hygiene Program's 100th Anniversary Celebration

Please join us for an incredible evening that honors 100 years of excellence.

Dental Hygiene 100th Anniversary

You are invited to celebrate 100 years of Dental Hygiene

Join us for a weekend of continuing education, school tours, and a celebration of excellence in dental hygiene education

Friday, October 18
9:00am - 3:00pm Continuing Education Course:Dental Hygiene and the Transforming Healthcare Environment

3:30pm - 5:30pm - School tours and light refreshments. Meet on 9th Floor of Dental School
RSVP: 612-625-5751 or

Saturday, October 19
100th Anniversary Celebration
McNamara Alumni Center

6:00pm - Reception
7:00pm - Dinner
8:00pm - Program featuring guest, Carlos Rodriquez, Comedian and dental hygienist and remarks from School leadership

The dress for the event is semi formal, celebration!

$50 per person
$25 student price
$500 table of 10

Registration for the event is closed but you can still donate here!

Can't make the event but still want to participate?
Consider a gift to the 
Dental Hygiene 100th Anniversary Fund.

This fund provides support for strategic initiatives identified by the Division of Dental Hygiene.

Questions? Please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 612-625-5751 or

100th Anniversary Planning Committee:

  • Deb Arver, Class of '79
  • Nicki Black, Annual Giving and Stewardship Coordinator
  • Christine Blue, Class of '78, Associate Professor and Director, Division of Dental Hygiene
  • Erin Strong Elliott, Director of Alumni Relations
  • Amy Kusilek, Class of '13
  • Joy Osborn, Class of '76; retired faculty
  • Barb Tenney Pinto, Class of '63

Want to help?

If you are interested in helping to plan this exciting event, please contact Erin Strong Elliott, Director of Alumni Relations, at 612-626-6884 or

Thank you to our generous sponsors

Delta Dental of Minnesota



Metro Dentalcare



Procter and Gamble



Midwest Dental



Dentsply Sirona



HealthPartners Dental



Philips Oral Healthcare