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Mayo Clinic Celebrates Heritage Days, Sept. 30–Oct. 4

ROCHESTER, Minn.  — Sept. 24, 2013  — Heritage Days, a tradition for many years, celebrates the history, culture and values of Mayo Clinic. The events held across the Mayo Clinic campuses in Rochester, Florida, Arizona and the Mayo Clinic Health System recognize and thank all of the dedicated employees and volunteers who provide [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Mayo Clinic Celebrates Heritage Days Oct. 1–5

ROCHESTER, Minn. — September 26, 2012.  Each year, Mayo Clinic commemorates its history, culture and values with a weeklong celebration to recognize all staff and volunteers who care for Mayo patients. This year's Heritage Days celebration Oct. 1-5 reflects on the "Spirit of Service" at Mayo Clinic that has continued [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

A Proud Past ... an Exciting Future of Hope and Healing

This year, Mayo Clinic Heritage Days kicks off Mayo's sesquicentennial recognition, marking 150 years of the Mayo medical practice. In 1864, William Worrall Mayo, M.D., opened a solo practice in Rochester. Upon their graduations from medical school in the 1880s, his sons, William Mayo, M.D., and Charles Mayo, M.D., joined the practice. In time, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Striking the Right 'Note' For Mayo Clinic's Sesquicentennial Since its dedication on Sept. 16, 1928, the Rochester carillon has become a Mayo Clinic landmark. In honor of its 85th anniversary, long-lost chimes and songs will return to the original 23 bells of the Rochester carillon, and many new musical selections will become possible — all through a computerized clock [...]

Created by Dennis Douda