CSE

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

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 2:45pm

Categories: Research, Student Support, Undergraduate

The University of Minnesota Solar Vehicle Project (SVP) team’s newest solar-powered car, Eos II, was one of five vehicles in its class to finish the week-long 1,800-mile Bridgestone World Solar Challenge across the Australian Outback, held October 7-13.

The U of M team was one of 42 groups from around the world to compete in the challenge. Teams competed in three categories—challenger... Read more

Topics: CSE

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

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 9:15am

Categories: Research, Student Support, Undergraduate

The road ahead

It has been two years in the making but it’s finally here: the next generation solar car created by the University of Minnesota’s Solar Vehicle Project (SVP) team. Named Eos II, the vehicle will make its debut this June. It’s the 13th vehicle that has been built since the program began in 1990.

The SVP team is composed of U of M engineering and... Read more

Topics: CSE

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 3:00pm

Categories: Diversity, Student Support, Undergraduate

How can we boost the number of underrepresented minority students studying to become tomorrow’s scientists and engineers? One way that industry, academia, and the government are addressing this need is through the North Star STEM Alliance, of which 3M is a valued partner.  

An ambitious goal

Helping talented students succeed is the goal of... Read more

Topics: CSE, STEM

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 1:00pm

Categories: Faculty

Professor Lorraine Francis is passionate about educating tomorrow's science and engineering professionals. After 26 years as an award-winning educator, and her work in undergraduate learning initiatives in the College of Science and Engineering (CSE), being named to the 3M Chair in Experiential Learning was a natural next step for Francis. “We’re grateful for 3M’s support in helping us build... Read more

Topics: CSE

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 1:00pm

Categories: Student Support, Undergraduate

The U’s College of Science and Engineering (CSE) works hard to help women students succeed, but first they have to enroll. That’s where SWEekend comes in; bringing high school girls who have been accepted to the U of M and their parents onto campus for a weekend to inspire them to choose CSE for their engineering studies.

3M funding supports success

Thanks... Read more

Topics: CSE, STEM

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 3:15pm

Categories: Diversity, Student Support, Undergraduate

Engineering his future

When it comes to designing and building things, 3M Diversity Scholarship recipient Adrian Houston is a natural. At Blaine High School, he completed a four-year science, math, and engineering program. As a senior, he was tasked with identifying a problem and developing a product to solve it.

Houston drew inspiration... Read more

Topics: CSE

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Key

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