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2018 Puzzle Pieces

This theatrical production is performed annually for all incoming first-year students during New Student Orientation by student leaders in Orientation & Transition Experiences. Through both humorous and serious portrayals the performance will address issues including mental health, dating and healthy relationships, binge drinking, peer pressure, stress, diversity, and sexual assault. RSVP to attend >

Event Date

June 1, 2018 - 3:30pm
Coffman Winter

On Friday, April 13, OUE hosted a gathering for the Directors of Undergraduate Studies. Over 40 colleagues gathered to discuss topics and priorities relating to the undergraduate experience.  See presentation slides here.

Event Date

April 13, 2018 - 10:00am
MN Daily

Minnesota Daily named the Office of Undergraduate Education the "Best UMN Department" in their March 26, 2018 Grapevine Awards issue. Thank you to the hundreds of University of Minnesota students who voted on February 28!

Event Date

March 26, 2018 - 12:15pm
WEC Symposium

The WEC Symposium consists of interactive workshops and panel discussions. This year the symposium will feature a keynote address by Linda Adler-Kassner entitled, “Writing as Strategy: Accessing and Representing Varied Knowledge and Knowledge of Variation Within and Across Disciplines."

More info and registration: https://sites.google.com/umn.edu/wecinstituteandsymposium/home

Event Date

April 20, 2018 - 8:00am
UROP Symposium

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual poster fair that gives all undergraduate researchers a chance to share their research, scholarly and creative projects with the University community.

Session 1: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm (CLA, CDES, CEHD, CSOM, CFANS)
Session 2: 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm (CSE, CBS, AHC)
Session 3: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm (CSE, CBS, AHC)

Event Date

April 20, 2018 - 10:30am
Stone Regents Seal

The following units in the Office of Undergraduate Education recently migrated to new office names:

  • Orientation and First-Year Programs (OFYP) is now Orientation & Transition Experiences (OTE)
  • McNamara Academic Center (MAC) is now Lindahl Academic Center
McNamara

The John Tate Professional Development Conference and Awards Ceremony encourages fellowship by bringing together faculty, administrators, professional advising staff, career counselors, and other members of the extended University community interested in academic advising.

Visit the Undergraduate Advising website for the full conference schedule.

Event Date

March 8, 2018 - 8:00am
Major Minor Expo 2018

Join CAPE on Wednesday, February 21 at 1-4 p.m. in the Great Hall for the annual Major/Minor Expo! This event brings together departments offering undergraduate majors and minors from across the U of M Twin Cities campus to connect with current students who are exploring their options.

Event Date

February 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
first gen proud

On November 8, the 52nd anniversary of the Higher Education Act, institutions around the country are invited to celebrate the presence and experiences of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff on your campuses.

Event Date

November 8, 2017 - 8:00am

The Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education hosted this annual campus-wide meeting for the Directors of Undergraduate Studies.  See the presentation highlights here.

Event Date

October 20, 2017 - 9:00am

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