A forest, as seen looking up from the ground. An opening in the tree forms a heart shape
Feature

Seeing Inside Nature

At three renowned research spaces, U of M students help shape our living world.

Agriculture and Environment

Architecture and Design

Arts and Humanities

An overhead view of two diverse neighborhoods of housing.
Feature

Unraveling the paradox

U of M professor Samuel Myers talks about tangible ways to reduce racial inequities in Minnesota.

Business and Management

Ife Ekunsanmi
Feature

A powerful voice for change

A recipient of the Carlson School’s most prestigious award, Ife Ekunsanmi is driven to help others find their passion.

Campus Affairs

Krista Soria
Expert Alert

Identifying obstacles for higher-ed students during the pandemic

U of M staff member Krista Soria talks about the importance of understanding the pandemic’s impact upon students and of sharing the data with university leaders, staff and faculty so that they can make decisions to better address the significant challenges students are facing.

COVID-19 Stories, Insights, Expertise

Education

Health

Law and Policy

Krista Soria
Expert Alert

Identifying obstacles for higher-ed students during the pandemic

U of M staff member Krista Soria talks about the importance of understanding the pandemic’s impact upon students and of sharing the data with university leaders, staff and faculty so that they can make decisions to better address the significant challenges students are facing.

Science and Technology

Jonathan Olaleye
News Release

New Sezzle Scholarship focuses support on underrepresented students

The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering (CSE) announced today a four-year collaboration with Minneapolis-headquartered digital payment solution Sezzle that includes a $124,000 donation from Sezzle to fund a full, four-year scholarship to a deserving CSE undergraduate student.

CSE
News Release

University of Minnesota receives $18M grant for materials research

The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering announced that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $18 million in renewed funding over the next six years for the University’s Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC).

Sports and Recreation

Story Archive

Resources for Journalists

The University Public Relations team for the Twin Cities campus is often the first call for journalists who seek help connecting to faculty experts or who wish to receive information about the University of Minnesota. From news releases to expert alerts to interviews on timely topics, University Public Relations provides the resources journalists need for their reporting in all areas of public interest.