On April 21, the University of Minnesota will award an honorary doctorate to one of its own, Kate Millett (BA English, '56). Millett rose to national prominence with her 1969 book, Sexual Politics, in which she called for a movement "toward freedom from rank or prescriptive role, sexual or otherwise."April 17, 2014
For several years, the United States has seen a decline in religious affiliation. Currently, 20 percent of Americans don't claim a particular religion or church - up from 15 percent just five years ago. U of M College of Liberal Arts' Penny Edgell comments.April 17, 2014
CLA grad students are tackling such important issues of our time as climate change, human rights, immigration, water scarcity, and mental health. They are the leaders and visionaries our world needs now.