Nicaragua: A Celebration of 10 years of Leadership and Learning

Hosted by Diana Pierce MAL ’15, KARE-11 News anchor and 2014 Nicaragua trip participant
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Foss Center, Augsburg College
5:30-8:00 p.m.

Join alumni and current students of the Master of Arts in Leadership and Physician Assistant Programs at Augsburg to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the MA in Leadership course “Universal Responsibility and Leadership: A Nicaraguan Experience,” an unforgettable experiential learning seminar attended by more than 160 MAL and PA alumni and students.

  • Enjoy Nicaraguan food, photos, stories, and music.
  • Hear special guest Juan Carlos Lopez, program coordinator for the Center for Global Education and Experience in Nicaragua and longtime trip facilitator.

Tickets for this event are $20 per person and include food, wine, and beer.

Proceeds from ticket sales will go to Nica HOPE, a nonprofit based in Managua that works with communities living around the Managua city dump to offer long-term solutions to entrenched poverty through education and practical skills training.

Feel free to bring friends, family, and/or colleagues.
We hope to see you on January 22!

Register online at or by mail by Monday, Jan. 12.

Questions? Contact Patty Park in the MAL office at or 612-330-1150.