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Writer, political activist and feminist organizer Gloria Steinem walks onstage for a moderated discussion at Northrup Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb. 20. 

Political activist and feminist Gloria Steinem speaks at UMN

February 21, 2020

Gloria Steinem spoke at the University of Minnesota Wednesday, where she discussed topics including he political activism and feminism throughout the past several decades. The nearly sold-out Northrop...

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Research looks to bolster mental health resources for policymakers

February 10, 2020

A University of Minnesota professor is working to help policymakers better understand mental illness. The project aims to create an information portal that centralizes research for policymakers to reference...

Minneapolis City Council Member Abdi Warsame addresses the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority on Wednesday, Jan. 29. Warsame was selected as the next executive director and CEO for the MPHA.

Grad student, MPHA team up to lower eviction rates

February 6, 2020

A University of Minnesota graduate student is working with the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority to help lower eviction rates within public housing. Weston Merrick, a student in the Humphrey School...

Faculty and staff training to facilitate new gender equity policy

Faculty and staff training to facilitate new gender equity policy

January 20, 2020

University of Minnesota staff and faculty are training to facilitate the recently passed gender equity and access policy.  The policy asks that faculty use students' specified names and gender pronouns,...