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U Libraries named recipient of nation’s highest museum and library honor

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U of M libraries just the third academic library in 23 years to win the award for its community contributions.

Proposed System Strategic Plan leverages strengths for collective future

University seal

Proposed plan highlights and connects the distinctive strengths that exist across the UMN system.

UMN ecologist David Tilman elected to Royal Society of London

Tilman

Regents Professor Tilman honored for seminal work in understanding the importance of biodiversity.

 

Two UMN professors elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Bates, Bramson

Membership is one of the highest honors given to a scientist or engineer.

President Kaler: Proposed funding level lessens our contribution to State

Woman holding goat

 This decision is disappointing not for the University, but for the entire state.

Laura Bloomberg Named Dean of Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Laura Bloomberg

Bloomberg will serve as the chief executive officer of the Humphrey School.

American Academy of Arts And Sciences elects 3 UMN faculty to 2017 class

Gunnar Hobbie Zuk

Professors Gunnar, Hobbie and Zuk join 58 previous and current members from UMN.

Mary Holz-Clause named next chancellor of University of Minnesota Crookston

Mary Holz-Clause, chancellor of University of Minnesota Crookston

Mary Holz-Clause, Ph.D., has been named chancellor of University of Minnesota Crookston.

U of M president delivers State of the University address

Pillars

Address was grounded in values—including respect for all and its mission as a public land-grant research institution.

U of M President Kaler and other leaders present priorities to Legislature

The top of the Minnesota capitol building

2018-2019 biennial budget request emphasizes U of M's role in advancing the economic and social vitality of Minnesota. 

Increase in scholarships expand access for Minnesota students

More MN students are now accessing need-based scholarships from the U, thanks to an increase in available funding.

U of M expands access for Minnesota families

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UMN increases access to need-based scholarships for 2016-17 academic year. 

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