Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 5:00pm

Categories: Engagement, Outreach

Donning a maroon and gold tie and pullover, the U of M alumnus spoke to a packed house at the Carlson School of Management’s 1st Tuesday Speaker Series held on March 3.

Roman shared insights about 3M’s values, strengths, and aspirations for the future, covering everything from what 3M is doing to protect people from airborne hazards and foodborne illnesses, to how... Read more

Topics: CSOM

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:00pm

Categories: Diversity, Engagement, Outreach

The College of Science and Engineering continues to wow children and families from across the state with 3M-sponsored shows. With recent and upcoming performances in 2020, Physics Force and Energy and U are getting kids excited about science and technology, targeting underserved youth and building a pipeline of talent. 

Energy and U

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Topics: CSE

Monday, November 4, 2019 - 12:30pm

Categories: Engagement, Outreach

The newly named 3M Open Plaza at M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital offers patients and families from Minnesota and around the world a gathering place that promotes health and wellbeing. 

A $600,000 gift from the 3M Open golf tournament will support events and activities at the plaza such as live music, yoga, barbecues, ice cream... Read more


Monday, September 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

Categories: Engagement, Outreach

This summer, the 2019 PGA Tour welcomed a new professional golf tournament to Minnesota. Held in Blaine, the 3M Open not only brought the world’s best golfers to the state—it will also play a long-term role in improving the lives of children and their families, by donating a portion of its proceeds to University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 12:00pm

Categories: Outreach

On July 14, 2018, the Bell Museum celebrated the grand opening of its new space on the University of Minnesota’s St. Paul campus. As Minnesota’s state natural history museum, the Bell aims to ignite curiosity and wonder, explore connections to nature and the universe, and create a better future for our evolving world. From supporting young learners to expanding community... Read more

Topics: STEM

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 2:00pm

Categories: Outreach

Minnesota Viking and 3M Open Ambassador Kyle Rudolph hosted a toy drive at 3M for University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital. The 3M Open is generously designating a portion of the proceeds from the upcoming tournament, which is on the PGA tour, to the hospital. 

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Monday, April 15, 2019 - 2:45pm

Categories: Engagement, Faculty, Outreach

Lunch event features expert speaker from the U’s College of Science & Engineering

Nearly 50 3M employees attended a lunch held on the 3M campus on March 13, where U of M assistant professor Qi Zhang, Ph.D., from the Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, spoke. His presentation focused on advanced decision making in the design and operation... Read more

Topics: CSE

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 10:45am

Categories: Engagement, Outreach

On Friday, March 8, 3M Open officials announced that a portion of the proceeds from the upcoming 3M Open golf tournament will benefit the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital. “This tournament represents golf that matters,” said Paul Keel, senior vice president, 3M Business Development and Marketing-Sales. ... Read more


Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:15am

Categories: By the numbers, Diversity, Outreach, Student Support, Undergraduate

By 2025, nearly 25 percent of Minnesota’s working-age adults will be people of color, and 62 percent of new jobs in the Minneapolis and St. Paul—home to 3M headquarters—will require postsecondary education. However, nationally and at the U of M, there are gaps in academic success between white students and students of color. The University is working to close these gaps... Read more

Topics: OED, STEM

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 10:45pm

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

How does the partnership between 3M and the U of M make a difference? 

3M’s long relationship with the U of M includes $120 million invested in research, the education of scientists, engineers, and leaders, and much more.  Click here to learn more about how this... Read more

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



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