University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Growing Hope

From a single ancient grain, we're harvesting new ways to feed the world. Learn more about breeding stronger wheat.

Research News

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A Rising Tide of Research

The University of Minnesota just got a report card on its research enterprise—the engine that drives much of the state economy. A new ranking places the U of M in the top 25 public universities, and one of only nine that fulfilled all its research-related criteria.

Outreach News

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High Schoolers Experience Research

By bringing research-based courses into Minnesota’s schools, U of M faculty are empowering students and their teachers.

Events

#UMNProud

At the U of M, we see the everyday as never seen before. Tag your photos #UMNProud.

  • Best free thing I've ever gotten at the U! Floss that's good enough even for Goldy's big teeth! #umnproud #goldy
  • McNamara Alumni Center 
Striking features include a pink granite-covered geode exterior with star-shaped glass fissures; an 85-foot tall Memorial Hall complete with six miles of wood lining its walls. -UMN, Twin Cities
#umncampus #umnproud #umn #WHPgeomet
  • Loved the CSE light show tonight! #UMNproud #CSElightshow #winter #holidayseason #christmas #SkiUMah #nofilter
  • The newly remodeled Northrup looks awesome. #UMNproud
  • B.A. in Anthropology ✔️ I am officially finished with my undergraduate degree and a University of Minnesota Alumn! Transferring to the U was the best decision I've ever made! Congrats to everyone else that graduate this semester!! Forever maroon
  • Less than 48 hours until this bowl and new year happens! Can't wait! #abouthalfway #CitrusBowl #citrusbowlbound #umnproud  #gophersports
  • GO GOPHERS!!!!!! #BWWCitrusBowl #SkiUMah #Gophers #GoGophers #GoldyTheGopher #OrlandoOrBust #Minnesota #UofM #brickbybrick #RoadTrip #BeatMizzou #Orlando #citrusbowl #UMNproud Follow me on Twitter @derek_shuck
  • Future Gophers?! 🐻❤️💛