November 24, 2015
On Wednesday, December 9, media are invited to join University of Minnesota leaders on a tour across the Twin Cities campus to preview the system-wide capital requests for the 2016 legislative session.
November 23, 2015
On Wednesday, December 2, the University of Minnesota will host a national conference on “Research with Human Participants: The National Debates” at Coffman Memorial Union.
November 20, 2015
Over the past four months, University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler and University leaders traveled across Greater Minnesota to meet with and gather input from legislators, alumni and students to foster connections and to learn how the University can better serve their communities. The visits raised awareness for the University’s economic and cultural impact that spans all 87 counties of Minnesota.
November 18, 2015
University of Minnesota Board Chair Dean Johnson and President Eric Kaler today reaffirmed the University’s commitment to honoring the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
This past September the Board of Regents held a moment of silence to remember the victims of 9/11. At that time, Kaler also met with students requesting a campus-wide remembrance of 9/11 and offered his support. He urged the students to bring it to student government to gain additional input.
November 18, 2015
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) named the University of Minnesota a winner of its fourth annual Innovation & Economic Prosperity University Awards.
November 17, 2015
Fascinating activities plus hands-on exhibits and entertaining presentations add up to a day of fun and learning at the University of Minnesota’s annual Math and Science Family Fun Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 21, at the University’s Coffman Union, 300 Washington Ave. S.E., Minneapolis. The event is free and open to the public. Free U of M string backpacks will be given away to the first 1,000 kids while supplies last.
November 16, 2015
The annual “Open Doors” report on international and study abroad students shows that the University of Minnesota’s Twin Cities campus continues to rank in the top 20 in both categories, according to a release by the Institute of International Education (IIE) on Monday.
November 13, 2015
The following statement is from Danita Brown Young, Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students at the University of Minnesota, regarding the Minnesota Student Association (MSA) Forum resolution for an annual moment of recognition on September 11th.
November 10, 2015
Last week, the League of American Bicyclists recognized the University of Minnesota with a Platinum Bicycle Friendly University (BFU) award, joining more than 100 visionary colleges and universities from across the country.
The University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (RCP) has selected the City of Brooklyn Park as its partner community for the 2016–2017 academic year.