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Presidential initiatives aim to strengthen University of Minnesota research, education, and service to lift our state’s communities and ensure that Minnesota’s land-grant university stands as a beacon of inclusion, preparing students for lives well lived.

Systemwide Strategic Planning

The Systemwide Strategic Plan will guide the direction and priorities of the University, aligning the unique strengths of the University System. 


President's Initiative to Prevent Sexual Misconduct

The President’s Initiative to Prevent Sexual Misconduct is the University of Minnesota’s systemwide public health approach to reducing and preventing sexual misconduct.

M Safe

President's campus safety initiative

PRISMH: The President's Initiative for Student Mental Health

Addressing mental health at the University of Minnesota

Voice, Art, and Community: A UMN Series

The Voice, Art, and Community: UMN Series features diverse voices through the arts and humanities. Events in this series explore lived experiences and individual perspectives of creators, introducing nuanced conversations that further our understanding of equity, justice, and our public and institutional history.