NEWS


5/2/2019, 1:41am

UMN researchers examine rural health disparities

The University's Rural Health Research Center and the Memory Keepers Medical Discovery Team on the Duluth campus lead projects to examine rural health issues among diverse groups. One-fifth of rural Americans are people of color, according to census data.


5/2/2019, 12:42am

Episode 29: How renaming was rejected

On Friday afternoon, the University of Minnesota Board of Regents voted against renaming four buildings on campus 10-1. Regents said the University should address its complicated history in other ways and took issue with facts of the report. The rejection went against over one year of of student advocacy, a campus task force report and President Eric Kaler’s recommendations, and outcry from protestors, including longtime professor John Wright, at the meeting.


4/29/2019, 10:44pm

Student app to highlight history of UMN campus area

Voy: Audio Tour for Everyday Places, offers users audio tours of the University of Minnesota Foundation Real Estate Advisors Motley development and other areas on campus. The app, created by University students Kiet Ho and Cody Perakslis, has also seen interest from American Public Media. The app aims to launch by the end of the summer.