October 21, 2014
The new dean of the College of Liberal Arts of the University of Minnesota, John Coleman, will lay out his vision for the future of the state’s largest college, followed by a panel discussion about political polarization, at a joint event at the University on Wednesday, October 22.
A public reception begins at 5 p.m. and the program begins at 6 p.m. Both take place in McNamara Alumni Center's Memorial Hall, 200 Oak St. S.E., Minneapolis.
October 10, 2014
More than 75,500 donors provided $282 million to the University of Minnesota in fiscal year 2014, making it the second highest total ever for the University of Minnesota Foundation (UMF). The amount raised represents a 20 percent increase from FY13; and just shy of the all-time high of $289 million set in FY 2008.
The Board of Regents heard a report on the successful philanthropy during its meeting, October 9 and 10.
October 3, 2014
The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will act on President Eric Kaler’s recommended biennial budget request and a final version of the strategic plan for the Twin Cities campus when Regents meet October 9 and 10.
October 3, 2014
The University of Minnesota today announced the lineup of educational programming it will offer in advance of the Nov. 2 Washington-Minnesota NFL game. The programming goal is to increase awareness, discussion and understanding of the effects of stereotyped American Indian mascots and logos.
September 12, 2014
Supporting student success — with a two-year tuition freeze for University of Minnesota resident students and ensuring access to state-of-the-art education and research facilities — while keeping Minnesota one of the healthiest states nationwide and promoting statewide economic development are the goals of President Eric Kaler’s FY2016-17 biennial budget request.
The Board of Regents reviewed Kaler’s proposal Sept. 11 and 12.
September 5, 2014
The University of Minnesota Board of Regents will discuss for the first time President Eric Kaler’s proposed 2015 legislative budget request and the new Twin Cities campus strategic plan when they meet September 11 and 12.
August 29, 2014
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler and members of his senior leadership team will welcome students back to campus on Tuesday, Sept. 2, the first day of classes.
August 20, 2014
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler will visit Norway Aug. 21-27, 2014, where he is scheduled to meet with partners at four leading universities, industry partners, members of Norway’s Parliament and U.S. embassy representatives.