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.

U of M Technological Leadership Institute celebrates first graduating cohort of the Medical Device Innovation program

U of M institute on open textbooks

Flames, explosions and dancing bring 6,000 kids to campus for Energy and U shows May 18-22

The Face(s) of Our Future

A group of students take a selfie during the multicultural student leadership retreat.

Some of our state’s brightest high school students got an up-close and in-depth look at the University of Minnesota at the U’s first-ever overnight multicultural student leadership retreat.

Ready to Create the Future

Muhammad Jiwa looking at flowers

Three Class of 2015 graduates talk about their U experience and how they plan to work across disciplines to tackle global challenges.

University of Minnesota commencement ceremonies begin May 1

Defying All Odds

A young girl studies in a classroom

Morrine Omolo hopes her winning the prestigious Faculty for the Future Fellowship will inspire young girls to venture into STEM fields.