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Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award 2014-15 Winners

2014-15 Winners

  • Nodir Boymatov, Riverland Community College
  • Crystal Joos, Southwest Minnesota State University
  • Connie Moose, Central Lakes College
  • Victor Corral Gomez, Inver Hill Community College
  • Moussa Cisse, North Hennepin Community College
  • John Burke, Vermillion Community College
  • Jesse Ness, Northwest Technical College
  • Jordan Morgan, Bemidji State University
  • Jacob Sukalski, South Central College
  • Ivan Karpich, Hennepin Technical College
  • Robyn Kilanowski, Alexandria Technical & Community College
  • Jeremy Wilson, Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College
  • KC Riley, Minnesota West Community & Technical College
  • Amy Jenson, Northland Community & Technical College
  • Tory Rutherford, Mesabi Range College
  • Phul Acharya, Minnesota State Community and Technical College
  • Modou Jaw, Minneapolis Community & Technical College
  • Miriam Vergara, Dakota County Technical College
  • Aaron McIntire, Lake Superior College
  • Jessica Plaunt, Ridgewater College

About Dr. Welter


Photo of Dr. Mark M. Welter with Justin Klander and Mike Dean


Dr. Mark M. Welter taught history in the Robbinsdale Area School District for nearly 30 years and also was an adjunct history professor at St. Cloud State University. In the past, Dr. Welter has shown his love and commitment to increase the awareness of global historians’ belief that today’s problems and potential are borderless realities that cannot be met with an ‘us vs. them’ approach by sponsoring global history seminar at St. Cloud State University. 

Past Award Winners



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Spring/Summer/Fall 2016

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Spring 2017

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Fall 2016

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