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Register for the Diversity Data Deep Dive 5 on November 8, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

Join us for the Diversity Community of Practice (DCoP) for the Diversity Data Deep Dive 5: Classroom Climate & Multicultural Student Success conference on Friday, November 8 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Mississippi Room in Coffman Union. 

For U of M Systemwide access, this event will be live streamed and recorded. Live stream access information will be shared with registrants prior to the event. Register at


The Women's Center Hosts Live Podcast Recording of "What's Good, Man?" on November 6, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019
The Women's Center is hosting a live podcast recording of a new podcast called "What's Good, Man?" on November 6. It's free and open to the public; RSVPs are encouraged here.
What's Good, Man? | Live Podcast Recording
Wednesday, November 6, 6 pm
The Whole - Coffman Union

Survey: 1 in 4 undergrad women at U of M reported sexual violence on campus

Friday, October 18, 2019

About 1 in 4 undergraduate women at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities said they were sexually assaulted on campus, according to a recent survey of 33 major universities released Tuesday.

The results mirror findings at the other universities surveyed, which included several Ivy League schools.


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