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Have you heard about the Next Generation Network (NGN) project?

The Next Generation Network (NGN) project at the University of Minnesota will upgrade all components of the University's network, both wired and WiFi, over the next three years.

Chase Down Cancer: Join Chainbreaker

Join us as we chase down cancer! Chainbreaker includes a weekend of cycling, entertainment, and volunteerism. Register to ride using code EARLYBREAKER for $99 off your registration fee for a limited time! 100% of every dollar raised by riders, virtual riders and volunteers will go directly towards life-saving cancer research at the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota.

University Information Technology (IT) wants to hear from you!

Please share your experience using technologies on campus. Let us know if there are services that aren’t available today that could improve your experience at the University of Minnesota.

Information gathered from the IT feedback survey will be shared with IT service providers and decision makers.

Applications Now Open: 2017 Pilot Grants

Program in Health Disparities Research Pilot Grants encourage community-initiated research and foster sustainable long-term collaboration between community-based organizations and academic researchers on research projects focused on reducing and eliminating health disparities.

Academic Health Center Communications Plan

The strategic plan will guide the activities of the Academic Health Center Office of Communications as we work to advance the goals and priorities of each of our schools/colleges and centers while also supporting the broader goals of the University’s strategic plan.


AHC Prepared: Basic First Aid (MPLS)

FREE AHC Prepared class will cover topics in basic first aid, including what to do for choking, seizures, bleeding, and burns (does not include instruction on CPR).

Open to ALL UMN students, staff, faculty – and Medical Reserve Corps members.


Upper Midwest Healthcare Legal Partnership Event

Featuring keynote speaker, Frank Cerra, M.D., Former Senior Vice President for Health Sciences. The Upper Midwest Healthcare Legal Partnership Learning Collaborative conference will explain how Healthcare Legal Partnerships (HLPs) can improve health, and how interested healthcare and legal service providers can collaborate on reducing negative social determinants of health in primary and specialty care practice settings.