Going the Distance

A U of M student raises her hands during the Eau Claire Marathon.

A University of Minnesota course on marathon training inspires students and informs research.

Three members of the U of M community inducted into 235th class of members of American Academy of Arts and Sciences

For the 235th time, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has inducted its newest class of members, including three U of M professors.

U of M’s Open Textbook Network reports student savings of $1.5 million from open textbooks

To Close the Achievement Gap

To Close the Achievement Gap

Keith Mayes is creating classes to inspire high school students in new ways. 

U of M Joins Coalition to Improve Admission Process

A young female student smiles

A diverse coalition of public and private colleges and universities is coming together to improve the college admission application process for all students.

A Century of Football Homecomings

The homecoming button from 1961 that says "Den the Wolverines"

Can this year’s homecoming game against Ohio University match the excitement of last year’s thriller vs. Purdue?

Special Delivery

Brittany Beaudette with one of her students

The U of M has created a way to help teachers who work with our most-at-risk students to earn master’s degrees and advance in their careers.

The U of M is LGBT-friendly

A University of Minnesota M in rainbow colors

The University of Minnesota Twin Cities is one of the “Top 25 LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges & Universities” in the nation, according to findings announced recently by Campus Pride.

A Curiosity-Driven Life

Jessica Tarnowski

Jessica Tarnowski ’15 was always curious about the genetic basis of hereditary diseases. Now she helps those at risk for sickle-cell anemia and other conditions to access health care services.

University of Minnesota showcases entertainment, research and outreach at the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together

The University of Minnesota is gearing up for the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together, showcasing an impressive 12-day schedule of events and exhibits. Download the new UMN@TheFair app to see the entire schedule of activities and events.