Public Engagement at the University of Minnesota

  • Student illustration of the Calming Room at Bruce Vento Elementary

    Can interior design elements promote engaged learning for PreK-5 students?

  • Oscar Garza on the Twin Cities Campus

    College of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Oscar Garza's engaged scholarship addresses critical health inequities.

  • Animated photo of Minnesota Food Charter members

    The Minnesota Food Charter Network is building statewide support for healthy, safe, and affordable food.

  • Newman Fellowship nominee Gemechu Mekonnen poses outside Bruininks Hall

    University of Minnesota College of Biological Sciences (CBS) sophomore Gemechu Mekonnen is passionate about the relationship between academics and civic engagement.  

  • Close up of plants inside a Deep Winter Greenhouse

    Deep Winter Greenhouse technology and community partnerships are paving the way for more Minnesota-grown produce in winter.

  • Raven Ziegler on the Twin Cities Campus

    University of Minnesota student Raven Ziegler’s heritage is inspiration for her work at the University and beyond.

Building the engaged public research university of the 21st century

At the University of Minnesota, public engagement is the partnership of university knowledge and resources with those of the public and private sectors to advance research, teaching and outreach. Read More.


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