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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.

Student mental health remains a priority for U of M

Board of Regents to discuss recent trends, ongoing efforts to address them and plans for more mental health care space.

Elisia Cohen named director of School of Journalism & Mass Communication

Elisia Cohen

Elisia Cohen will be the next director of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, effective June 30, 2017.

Umbra Search African American History makes Black History freely available

Umbra Search

U of M Libraries' online tool allows students and scholars to tell stories never told before.

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus

Students on the bridge

elect events from Dec. 1 through Dec. 16.

U to host conversation on adverse childhood experiences among MN students

Students walking

Event examines the intersection of ACEs and mental health, the effect on success and the importance of resiliency. 

U of M near top in the nation in study abroad, international students

Studying abroad

UMN ranks high in the number of students who study abroad and the number of international students hosted at the U.

U of M wins Institutional Award for Global Learning, Research & Engagement

Students taking a selfie

Award recognizes U of M as the leading edge of inclusive and comprehensive efforts to internationalize the campus.

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus

Students walking

Select events from Nov. 3 through Nov. 19.

U of M hosts Make Time to PAWS this Thursday


Event features teams of therapy animals and activities designed to reduce stress.