News and Perspectives
Renee Pardello, assistant dean of University of Minnesota Extension, developed Extension Civil Rights training with contributions from more than 40 faculty and staff. Her work was recently recognized by eXtension, a national organization serving all land-grant universities.
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The undergraduate Scholarly Excellence in Equity and Diversity (SEED) Award program honors outstanding diverse undergraduate students who are currently registered for full-time study at any of the University of Minnesota’s campuses. SEED Award recipients are diverse students who demonstrate impressive achievement and leadership in at least ONE of the two following areas:
From the Immigration Response Team, Feb. 5, 2018:
We are writing with an important reminder about renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. As a result of litigation, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is currently accepting and processing DACA renewal applications.