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

Topics: OED

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


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

Topics: CSOM

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:




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

UMMCH-M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital