Outreach

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

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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

Topics: STEM

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:

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 11:45am

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

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 4:00pm

Categories: Faculty, Outreach

An opportunity to learn more about workplace dynamics brought approximately 100 3M employees to a presentation by U of M professor John Kammeyer-Mueller on December 5. Hosted by the 3M Corporate Alumni chapter, which is comprised of alumni from the U of M’s Carlson School of Management, the event was held at 3M’s headquarters in St. Paul.

Kammeyer-Mueller talked about the impact of... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 9:45am

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

On Tuesday, December 5, 3M and the University of Minnesota announced a major investment by 3M to benefit the next generation of scientists, engineers, and business leaders.

3M’s $26 million investment in the University’s Driven campaign, which spans a 10-year period, includes a new $8 million commitment to support... Read more

Topics: CSE, CSOM, DENT, Intercollegiate Athletics, OED, Recruitment, STEM, UMD

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 2:45pm

Categories: Diversity, Faculty, Outreach, Research, Student Support, Undergraduate, Graduate

On September 8, 2017, U of M donors, students, staff, faculty, alumni, and other supporters gathered to celebrate the official launch of the public phase of a 10-year fundraising campaign called Driven: The University of Minnesota Campaign.

The goal is to raise $4 billion for students, faculty, and the U’s three-part mission of education, research, and outreach for the benefit... Read more

Topics: CSE, CSOM, DENT, Intercollegiate Athletics, OED, Recruitment, STEM, UMD

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 1:15pm

Categories: About, By the numbers, Diversity, Faculty, Outreach, Research, Student Support, Undergraduate, Graduate
Topics: CSE, CSOM, DENT, OED, STEM

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 6:15pm

Categories: Faculty, Outreach, Research

No matter where you live, oral health is important—so important, in fact, that 3M is helping dental professionals from developing and underdeveloped countries to study at the U of M’s School of Dentistry. Their goal is to improve the standard of oral health in their home countries.

Who are KOLs?

Called key opinion leaders (KOLs), these... Read more

Topics: DENT

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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