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School of Music names director of marching and athletic bands

Marching band

Elizabeth (Betsy) McCann is the first female director of a marching band in the Big Ten.

 

Sherlock Holmes conference draws international audience

Sherlock Holmes

Aficionados from around the world attend “The Misadventures of Sherlock Holmes,” a conference held every three years. 

U responds to Orlando tragedy

pride heart

Our thoughts go out to the families and communities most impacted, and support Orlando in this time of mourning.

Statement on Ashley Hasti

Glass apple with university seal

The U is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Ashley Hasti, a Medical School student and CLA alumna.

A maroon-and-gold road trip

Mark Coyle sits amongst Gopher fans in Perham, Minnesota.

Gopher coaches and new AD Mark Coyle hit the road for the first of two trips to various communities around the state.

Nine University of Minnesota students receive Fulbright Awards

Students studying

Nine students and alumni of the UMN have been awarded grants to study and teach abroad during the 2016-17 academic year by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program

Parkway Montessori Students Are Linking Personal Issues and Social Justice

Students raising their hands

Parkway Montessori Middle-schoolers Are Telling their Own Stories, Linking Personal Issues and Social Justice

Standard & Poor’s: U of M financial outlook revised to stable

Graduates

Standard & Poor’s: U of M financial outlook revised to stable 

‘Gopherbaloo’ Draws more than 300

A young female student looks at a book in Wilson Library.

More than 300 students from grades 6-12 came to Wilson Library on the coldest day of the year to take advantage of the U Libraries’ rich resources and expert library staff. 

President Kaler: Governor’s bonding recommendations reinforce U’s importance to Minnesota

State Capitol

President Kaler: Governor’s bonding recommendations reinforce U’s importance to Minnesota

Survey informs U’s commitment to addressing sexual assault and misconduct

Survey informs U’s commitment to addressing sexual assault and misconduct

Goldy Discovers

Goldy Discovers

We all dream—even Goldy Gopher. But who we become depends on what we do with our dreams, and on how we go about making them reality. After all, one doesn’t just become Goldy. 

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