University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Safe U.

Self Defense/Personal Safety Workshops

The University will provide the following FREE self-defense/personal safety workshops for students, faculty and staff.

Taught by Mary Brandl, instructor and consultant with Minneapolis Community Crime Prevention/SAFE Program, University of Minnesota Physical Education Department. Mary is also a 4th Degree Black Belt and has worked extensively with many crime victims services.

All classes will be held from 5-7 p.m.

To reserve a space in any of these workshops email

Fall 2015

  • Thursday, Oct 15, Recreation and Wellness Center (RecWell), Beacon Room
  • Wednesday, Nov 4, RecWell, Beacon Room
  • Wednesday, Nov 18, RecWell, Beacon Room
  • Thursday, Dec 3, St. Paul Student Center Ballroom

You do not need to be a University Recreation and Wellness member in order to participate in the workshops.