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The Business of Baseball: Building a Stadium for the Twins

Mar. 14, 2001

WHO: The forum will include representatives from the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission; Minnesota Major League Baseball; St. Paul Mayor Norm Coleman's office; and other members of the community. Dean Chris Kimball, business administration faculty and economics department faculty will help facilitate the discussion.

WHAT: "The Business of Baseball: Building a Stadium for the Twins," a campus-wide forum.

WHEN:Thursday, April 5, 5-6:30 p.m.

WHERE: Marshall Room, Christensen Center, Augsburg College campus

WHY: The purpose of this forum is to explore issues involved in building a baseball stadium for the Minnesota Twins. The college would like to assemble a number of people with different perspectives to express their views on the subject and answer some questions.

Members of the panel will individually take ten minutes to present their topic, with the last half-hour open for questions and answers.

The forum is free and open to the public.