Gerald Ronning | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Gerald Ronning

Portrait of Gerald Ronning


Chair of Liberal Arts
PhD, University of Colorado-Boulder
MA, New York University
BA, Carleton College
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Gerald Ronning is a professor and the chair of Liberal Arts at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. A graduate of Carleton College, Ronning holds a Ph.D. in history from the University of Colorado-Boulder and an MA in history from New York University. While in Colorado he coordinated the roadside historical marker program for the Colorado Historical Society. His scholarship has won prizes from the Center for the American West and the Labor and Working Class History Association, and he is the 2013 recipient of the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award. His current research is in US labor and cultural history.