Congratulations to Ms. Wendy Helgemo, Director of the AT&T Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy, on receiving the Distinguished Alumni Award from St. Olaf College.
The Board of Regents of St. Olaf College and the St. Olaf College Alumni Association gave her the award during the Fall 2018 Homecoming Weekend for “Exceptional professional achievements partnered with the use of talents/skills in volunteer service to the community and St. Olaf College.”
Helgemo was recognized specifically for her work as an advocate for Native Americans in the areas of public health, education, housing, and economic security.
- More information on St. Olaf’s alumni awards
- Alumna video of Wendy Helgemo created by St. Olaf College