Michelle Traen has been with the University of Minnesota since September of 2001. In her second year as the athletic communications contact for volleyball, as well as community relations, Traen has also been the sport contact for baseball, women's hockey, men's and women's swimming and diving, rowing and women's tennis teams.
A 2000 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato, Traen earned her bachelor of arts degree in mass communications with an emphasis in journalism and a minor in marketing. She was an undergraduate intern and a graduate assistant in the sports information department at MSU prior to her arrival at Minnesota.
McLean Playing with USA's CNT Program
6/27/2017 - W. Volleyball
Sophomore outside hitter Brittany McLean will play with USA Volleyball's Collegiate National Team, June 28-30.
Stecklein, Zhou Nominated for Woman of Year
6/27/2017 - W. Ice Hockey
The two recent Minnesota graduates are in consideration for an award that recognizes excellence in athletics, academics, service and leadership.
Gopher P.R.I.D.E.: Ms. Mac
6/27/2017 - M. Basketball
The Gopher Men's Basketball P.R.I.D.E. program is all about learning skills that will last a lifetime. Watch this team event from June of 2017.