STEM
June 6, 2024

Just over 10 years ago, an enterprising student at Minneapolis College set out to look for metal-resistant bacteria in an urban environment. The student stopped at a recycling plant in Minneapolis… Read more

Topics: STEM
June 4, 2024

With support from 3M, the University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering (CSE) hosted its third annual Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leadership Showcase on April 24, 2024. … Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: STEM
November 20, 2023

A few hundred miles downriver of the Mississippi headwaters in Lake Itasca, on a hot summer day in July, the University of Minnesota’s St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL) is bustling with activity… Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: STEM

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
September 22, 2023

The Bell Museum’s science and nature activity kits bring hands-on science learning to communities and families who may not typically have access to STEM education resources or experiences. … Read more

Topics: STEM
July 24, 2023
Supporting future STEM leaders 

The transfer student pipeline from community and technical colleges is one of the University of Minnesota’s best sources for recruiting students of color and… Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: STEM, UMD
July 10, 2023

When Cameron Borner was young, he liked to use his toys to fashion his own inventions. His mother called him “a little MacGyver.” Now, entering his third year as a bioproducts and biosystems… Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: CSE, STEM
June 21, 2023

3M-University of Minnesota poster session fuels learning and connections

The University of Minnesota, in partnership with 3M, hosted a poster session with current graduate students and… Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: CSE, STEM
June 8, 2023

Backed by 3M, Physics Force and Energy and U provide premiere live shows demonstrating the power of uniting science, technology, engineering, and math.

This spring, two STEM programs,… Read more

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Topics: STEM
March 21, 2023

3M support has helped to grow a path-breaking program for students who are historically underrepresented in STEM fields to nurture their interest and… Read more

Categories: Talent development
Topics: STEM