Neha Panigrahy


UMN receives near record high in donations during fiscal year 2017

The University of Minnesota received $337 million in donations during fiscal year 2017, the second-highest amount in the school’s history, University officials announced early this month. About $98 million went to student support, officials said. And Friday, University President Eric Kaler spoke publicly about an ongoing initiative to raise $4 billion for research, faculty and student support.