Public Engagement at the University of Minnesota

  • The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center is fostering community-University relationships that contribute to water stewardship.

  • The Minnesota Youth Story Squad provides public school students with educational tools for digital storytelling.

  • Dr. Kerry Witherell is providing students with community-based learning experiences at the Phillips Neighborhood Clinic.

  • School of Nursing Professor Diane Treat-Jacobson is expanding access to education and treatment for Peripheral Artery Disease in rural Minnesota.

  • U of Minnesota Physician and Broadway Family Clinic's Dr. Reneé Crichlow and encourages youth to pursue careers in medicine through The Ladder.

  • College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences Professor Donald Wyse has been awarded the University's 2019 Outstanding Community Service Faculty Award.

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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