Former Gopher football star Marion Barber Jr. came back to the U in 2015. In May, at the age of 57, he received his bachelor’s degree in youth studies.
U of M alum and former Gopher soccer player Kyndra de St. Aubin will be the TV color commentator for Minnesota United FC—the only female in that role in Major League Soccer.
The event brings three U researchers—who are tackling the area’s critical issues—into conversation with the community.
Betsy Kerns McCann is the first-ever female marching band director in the Big Ten.
Clara Adams-Ender, the first nurse to command a major Army base, is the homecoming parade grand marshal.
MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community.
The University of Minnesota will commemorate the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks with two events.
Daniel McDonald, a partner at the law firm Merchant & Gould, is chair of U Alumni Association’s Board of Directors
2016 graduates talk about how they plan to use their knowledge to better our future
U of M alumnus Aneesh Sohoni, recently named one of Forbes magazine’s “30 Under 30 in Education” for 2016, talks about education reform and what drives him in his career.
He’s dedicated to building affordable housing and closing the achievement gap. Now former Gopher football player Archie Givens is being honored as this year’s homecoming grand marshal.
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.