Technology and innovation

It’s a bustling morning at the Mall of America: toddlers and teens, parents and grandparents weaving through the Nickelodeon Universe indoor park. From every corner, bright yellows, brassy blues,… Read more

Topics: STEM
June 1, 2017
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… Read more
Topics: CSE
May 15, 2017
Jamie Glover, ’17 M.B.A., wants to see Muslim girls and women playing sports and not sitting on the sidelines because the uniforms compromise their religious beliefs. That’s why the recent Carlson… Read more
Topics: CSOM
May 31, 2017
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… Read more
Topics: CSE
October 25, 2017

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… Read more

Topics: CSE
December 5, 2017
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… Read more

Topics: CSE, CSOM
July 14, 2021

In 2017, 3M made a generous five-year pledge of more than $8 million that has sparked progress in a wide range of areas, especially when it comes to building a more diverse workforce and providing… Read more

December 7, 2020
Both 3M and the University of Minnesota have introduced innovations that have changed the world. And when we partner with each other, this impact only grows. The 3M Venture Fellows program, launched… Read more