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A UROC Critical Conversation
4 to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 31 via Zoom

The growth and longevity of our aging population presents opportunities, as well as challenges for Minnesota's elders, their families,…

Fernando Burga

U of M Assistant Professor Fernando Burga takes on the legacy of fast food outlets in North Minneapolis with a UROC Research Agenda grant

Fernando Burga grew up in Miami and remembers feeling nostalgia for Peru…

Three University of Minnesota graduate students have been named to the UROC Josie R. Johnson Engaged Dissertation Fellows Program. The program is designed for University graduate students who are developing as community engaged scholars…

A University-community selection committee has named the 2021 recipients of the UROC Research Agenda Grant Competition.

Launched in September of 2020, the …

The University of Minnesota's 2022 National Day of Racial Healing Conversation
What Will it Take to Heal?

Banking and lending

UROC's Executive Director Makeda Zulu hosted a November Critical Conversation on wealth building and banking practices with a powerhouse line-up of financial experts and scholars.