At 9:00, the crown prince couple made a visit to Grand View University in Des Moines, which maintains close historical connections to Denmark.
Mary wore a new Prada suit.
Frederik & Mary participated in the celebration of the 125th anniversary of Dana College in Omaha, Nebraska where Frederik was given an honorary doctorate.
Mary' s new pumps were by Christian Louboutin.
Barely a year later this small university ceased to exist due to financial problems.
A visit to the 'Novozymes' bioethanol factory in Blair, Nebraska.
Dinner with business people and Danish-American representatives in Omaha on the occasion of Dana College's 125 years' jubilee.
Mary wore a new gold and diamond 'Capella' ring by Marianne Dulong.