St. Cloud State University’s Benjamin Bourgoin, Inver Grove Heights, was selected as a 2015 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact for his commitment and leadership in community issues.
Minnesota Public Radio — Bruce Hyde has a rich life.
He worked steadily as an actor for years, has been in two Broadway shows and tried to make it as a country music artist in Nashville.
He is a communication studies professor at St. Cloud State University who relishes trying to help his students to see issues from different perspectives.
He’s co-writing a book about author/lecturer Werner Erhard.
He’ll be celebrating his 20th wedding anniversary next year, and he’s a stepfather of two.
He’s a throat cancer survivor.
But there’s one role Hyde played almost 50 years ago that cemented his place in pop culture history.