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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, 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 - 5:45pm

Categories: Diversity, Outreach

More than 500 middle and high school students from across the Twin Cities crowded into the North Star Ballroom on the U’s St. Paul campus on a Monday morning in April. Nearly all come from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. And for some, it’s their first visit to a college campus.

“This is the first day of your future,” Shakeer Abdullah, assistant vice president for equity and... Read more

Topics: OED

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