Recent News

University of Minnesota renews partnership with University of Iceland

The University of Minnesota renewed its partnership agreement with the University of Iceland on September 15, 2022, celebrating 40 years of successful student exchange and collaboration.

The Island of Her Dreams

Jo Anne Van Tilburg (B.A. ’65) is director and principal investigator of the Easter Island Statues Project, which studies the stone guardians called moai by the island’s inhabitants.

Transition Through a Global Lens

The latest issue of Impact, a publication from the Institute on Community Integration, places the critical period of transition from school to adulthood for youth with disabilities in a global context.

UMN receives Department of Education grant for international and African studies

By competitively earning this funding, the University becomes one of only nine programs in the country to be designated a comprehensive international center, and one of ten programs in African studies.

Announcing new round of Sustainable Development Goals Research Grants Program

The UMN Sustainable Development Goals Initiative is currently accepting applications for their SDG Research Grants Program, which awards grants of up to $20,000 to faculty and research staff to support SDG-aligned projects. 

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