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University researchers push for better research methods

October 19, 2018

Faculty members and graduate students at the University of Minnesota have formed a workshop to hold discussions about reproducibility in research studies.  The discussions come during a national movement...

Psychiatry Assistant Professor Kristina Reigstad drops her 4-year-old Eve off at the University of Minnesota Child Development Center before heading to campus on Wednesday, Oct. 3 in Minneapolis. The University announced that the daycare would close last January, but reversed the decision after backlash from parents.

Child care center to stay open, concerns remain

October 4, 2018

After months of waiting, parents with children at a popular child care center at the University of Minnesota were relieved to hear the center would remain open. Last month's decision to keep the Child...

UMN launches campaign to raise awareness around sexual misconduct

September 25, 2018

The University of Minnesota rolled out a public awareness campaign geared toward students this month in an effort to prevent sexual misconduct. On Sept. 11, the University launched the public awareness...

Angela Davis spoke at Northrop Auditorium.

Activist Angela Davis speaks on social issues at UMN

September 24, 2018

On Wednesday, University of Minnesota students and other community members gathered in Northrop Auditorium to listen to activist Angela Davis discuss social justice and race issues.  The Rev. Dr....

Boynton and Student Counseling Services expand mental health services

September 20, 2018

To keep up with the high demand of mental health services for students, The University of Minnesota's Boynton Mental Health Services and Student Counseling Services are expanding, hiring new staff and...

UMN launches rideshare program to help commuter students

September 18, 2018

University of Minnesota students have a new option for getting to class. In an effort to increase transportation services and support sustainability around the University of Minnesota campus, an application...

University Masters of Supply Chain Management student Katie Robertson poses for a portrait inside a lactation room on Wednesday, Sept. 12 in Hanson Hall. Robertson, the parent of a four-year-old boy and two-year-old twin boys, checked out the room weekly after her twins were born so she had a private spot to pump breastmilk in between her packed schedule.

Student parents fight for more lactation spaces at UMN

September 13, 2018

The Lactation Advocacy Committee is working to provide adequate resources for nursing parents at the University of Minnesota after some parents said the number of lactation spaces is inadequate. A new...

Freshman Elsa Forberger, center, speaks to Ellie Burns, left, and Ashmita Sarma about the Association for Computing Machinery for Women on Thursday, Aug. 30 outside of Lind Hall on East Bank. The College of Science and Engineering held an activities fair for incoming freshmen.

To support female engineers, U faculty launches new inclusion program

September 3, 2018

Faculty members at the University of Minnesota are hoping to support the next generation of female scientists and engineers through a new diversity program. The Emerging Scholars Program, which was launched...