David Clarey


UMN Medical School dean leaves for Iowa position

Brooks Jackson, one of the University of Minnesota’s highest ranking administrators, is leaving for the University of Iowa.  Jackson, dean of the University’s medical school and vice president of health sciences, was named dean of the University of Iowa’s medical school and vice president of the academic health center today, pending the University of Iowa Board of Regents’ approval. 

UMN's actions on football sex assault case fell under federal law and school policy, review finds

An external review found the University of Minnesota’s disciplinary actions towards 10 football players accused of sexual assault complied with internal policy and federal laws. The review — conducted by two Minneapolis attorneys — pointed to several factors which fostered the team’s boycott, including weak leadership from the coaching staff, poor communication between administration and the team, and a lack of understanding of the team of disciplinary processes.

It's official: UMN to phase out Moodle

The University of Minnesota announced Wednesday its plans to shift from Moodle to a new learning management system, Canvas. The shift is expected to take two years, and Moodle will stay active during the transition.