News and Perspectives
The task force formed by the Minnesota Student Association will hold its first meeting in early November, Minnesota Daily reported.
The University of Minnesota Police Department is expanding its community engagement efforts to better connect with students and staff.
UMPD added two new officers to its community engagement team this fall. The move received a positive response from University professors and administrators.
The University of Minnesota -- site of a high-profile case in which football team members reportedly gang-raped a female student -- has reworked its sexual harassment policies and conduct code, a move many have applauded but that some victim advocates say could allow students who were complicit in a sexual assault to escape unpunished.
To our Somali students, families and friends,
We, the staff of the College of Liberal Arts Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the President’s Emerging Scholars Programs, send our deepest condolences. No country should have to experience the tragedy of a terrorist attack nor should families be left with the chasm of sorrow and grief such acts create. We send our thoughts and prayers to you and, particularly, to the people of Mogadishu. Please know that millions of Americans stand with you in the face of this horrendous act.
Presented to the Board of Regents Mission Fulfillment Committee on October 12, 2017
Introduction by Karen Hanson, Executive Vice President and Provost: