University of Minnesota Continues to Drive Economic Success

University Regent Michael Hsu recently detailed how the U of M has helped grow the state's economy, including through its research and innovation.

As one of the nation’s leaders in research funding, we are always looking to the future. Our researchers and students address important societal problems and are breaking ground on life-changing technologies. Along the way, we’re spinning off companies in emerging sectors. Since 2009, university researchers have launched more than 130 startup companies, with more on the way. We are creating jobs in new industries, putting Minnesota at the forefront of innovation.

Read the full article was published May 10, 2019 in the St. Cloud Times.