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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


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


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

Matt Kramer named VP for university and government relations

Matt Kramer

Pending Board of Regents approval, Kramer will start Feb. 22.

Survey of Presidential Partners highlights rewards and challenges

UMN skyline

Survey of Presidential Partners in higher education highlights a satisfying, but ambiguous, role

Career readiness, affordability highlighted in U of M's legislative request

The quadriga

The University’s request advances student success, critical research and affordability for students and families.

Governor Dayton’s bonding recommendations support U of M, future of MN

A group of people walks toward the Minnesota State Capitol.

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler responded to Governor Mark Dayton’s bonding bill proposal released today.

Michelle Behr named next chancellor of University of Minnesota, Morris

Dr. Behr

U of M welcomes Dr. Behr, who will be the sixth chancellor of the Morris campus.