• 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.

  • University of Minnesota Morris Sustainability Director Troy Goodnough, Center for Small Town Program Coordinator Kelly Asche, and student employees of the Office of Sustainability and the Center for Small Towns. Front row (from left to right): Goodnough, Sydney Bauer; Maeve Maron; Haley Gill; Mckenzie Dice; Sophie Bishop; Alexa Barta; Katie Ledermann. Back row (from left to right): Matthew Ebaugh and Asche. Photo courtesy of Kari Adams.

    The award-winning “Morris Model” promotes clean energy and community connections on a local and international level.

  • Katie Johnston Goodstar on the Twin Cities Campus

    Katie Johnston-Goodstar and a team of youth researchers are working to understand how school climate may be negatively affecting Native American kids.

  • Students and instructors in the Humanitarian Crisis Simulation course

    The University's Humanitarian Crisis Simulation course aims to build knowledge in the field of humanitarian aid through immersive experience.

  • A young girl wears face paint and colorful adornments

    Minneapolis artist Michael Hoyt’s DreamsLand project is a grant recipient of the Center for Urban and Regional Affair's Artist Neighborhood Partnership Initiative which aims to build more equitable communities.

  • Lauren Martin

    UROC's Director of Research Lauren Martin (right) is the recipient of the University’s 2016 President's Community-Engaged Scholar Award.

  • A student at philosophy camp sits cross-legged on a cliff's edge

    Students at the U of M's "Philosophy Camp" explore philsophy and community through simple living.

  • Hikaru Peterson

    Since coming to the University of Minnesota in 2015, Applied Economics Professor Hikaru Peterson has been compiling research for concrete improvement of the Twin Cities area’s farmers market system.