Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 5:00pm

Categories: Graduate

A four-year 3M Science and Technology Graduate Fellowship is helping promising medical researcher Angela Bedoya pursue a Ph.D. at the U of M. Read more about  how Bedoya’s diagnosis of Fanconi anemia in 1998 led her to life-saving treatment at the U of M, and sparked her interest in transformative... Read more

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:45am

Categories: Diversity, Engagement, Outreach

The U of M’s 11th annual Equity and Diversity Breakfast was held on November 15, 2018. 3M was the Presenting Sponsor of the event, which was held on the Twin Cities campus.

The breakfast brings together the U of M community and external stakeholders—alumni, donors, community organizations, and corporate entities—to recognize those who exemplify the University's... Read more

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 11:15am

Categories: Engagement, Outreach

3M’s H.C. Shin addressed retail industry experts and students at the October 30 Retail Connect conference

H.C. (Hak Cheol) Shin, 3M’s head of international operations, was the keynote speaker at the U of M College of Design’s recent Retail Connect conference.

What is Retail Connect? Launched in 2010, Retail Connect brings together industry... Read more

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 2:45pm

Categories: Diversity, Outreach

3M helps develop STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) workforce pipeline through Prepare2Nspire program

How does it work? 3M is a generous supporter of Prepare2Nspire, a near-peer math tutoring and mentoring program. Under the program, U of M undergraduates studying STEM subjects tutor 11th-graders who, in turn, tutor 8th-graders in an... Read more

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 11:45am

Categories: Student Support

3M experiential sales program attracts high-caliber UMD students

More than an internship: The Labovitz School of Business and Economics at the U of M Duluth (UMD) is one of only 14 universities in the 3M Frontline Sales Initiative program, which provides an experiential sales learning initiative that is more than an internship. The eleven-week... Read more

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:00am

Categories: Engagement, Faculty

Symposia offer expert talks on business management

The 3M Corporate Alumni Chapter regularly invites Carlson School of Management faculty to speak at 3M. The events are open to all 3M employees.

One such gathering, the second annual Carlson School Day at 3M, was hosted by the 3M Corporate Alumni Chapter in May at the 3M Innovation Center. More than 100... Read more

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 7:30pm

Categories: Diversity, Undergraduate

What do a self-proclaimed math nerd, aspiring chemical engineer, and ecologically minded researcher have in common?  They are all recipients of a 3M Diversity Scholarship that is helping to boost the number of promising scientists and engineers from underrpresented groups at the U of M.

... Read more

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 6:45pm

Categories: By the numbers, Engagement, Outreach

For two years, a 3M biking team (“peloton”) has participated in the Twin Cities’ Chainbreaker event to raise funds for cancer research. The second annual event was held August 10-12 to benefit the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota. Fundraising is on track to exceed the $1.4 million total from 2017.

Chainbreaker 2018 facts:

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 1:15pm

Categories: Athletics

In July 2017, 3M announced a 14-year, $11.2 million sponsorship of Gopher Athletics that included naming rights to a campus centerpiece now known as 3M Arena at Mariucci.

A visionary investment: ​​3M​'s investment was directed toward funding the newly-completed Athletes Village complex, which added more than 338,000 square feet of new building space to Gopher Athletics... Read more

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 11:45am

Categories: By the numbers, Faculty, Outreach, Research, Student Support, Undergraduate, Graduate


CSE-College of Science and Engineering

CSOM-Carlson School of Management

DENT-School of Dentistry

ICA-Intercollegiate Athletics

OED-Office of Equity and Diversity

STEM-Science, Technology, Engineering, Math

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