World leaders will gather in Paris starting November 30 for a two-week-long United Nations climate change conference known as COP 21.
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.
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.
November 2, 2015
The United States Golf Association (USGA) and the University of Minnesota (UMN) announced a five-year master research partnership to study and develop solutions to golf’s present and future challenges.
October 26, 2015
For the 235th time, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has inducted its newest class of members, including three U of M professors.
The University of Minnesota Technological Leadership Institute (TLI) is proud to be a presenting sponsor of the fifth annual Cyber Security Summit. As cyber threats continue to evolve and become more complex, it has become increasingly important for cross-sector collaboration to address the issue. The Cyber Security Summit provides a forum for leaders from academia, business and government to discuss the problem and begin to develop solutions.
October 9, 2015
The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents today approved a non-binding Letter of Intent to explore combining Fairview Health Services and University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) into a fully integrated academic health system called University of Minnesota Health.
October 2, 2015
The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will review and act on initial plans, including schematic designs and financing, for the U of M’s Athletics Village project next week.
October 1, 2015
A diverse coalition of public and private colleges and universities, including Carleton College, University of Minnesota and St. Olaf College, is coming together with the goal of improving the college admission application process for all students. The Coalition is developing a free platform of online tools to streamline the experience of planning for and applying to college.
September 28, 2015
More than 135 people, including legislators, alumni, University leaders, and faculty are scheduled to attend an invitation-only Tate Science and Teaching ceremonial groundbreaking.