Where people and ideas connect

Discovery Across Disciplines: Where People and Ideas Connect

Thursday, October 13, 2016 | 12–2 p.m. (program at 12:45 p.m.)

Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union

Discovery Across Disciplines is a destination for students, researchers, faculty and industry leaders who are interested in crossing disciplinary lines to answer tough questions and advance breakthrough research.

Sixty of the University of Minnesota’s interdisciplinary research centers and institutes will be on ­hand to network and share their discoveries. Come explore, learn, connect and engage.

A brief program will highlight student research, faculty collaborations, and successful partnerships between industry and research centers.

Why should you attend?

Grad students:

Discover ways to examine your research from new interdisciplinary perspectives and explore research that excites you. Learn more


Find inspiration for research projects or future graduate research. Learn more

Businesses and nonprofits​:

Learn ways to access the resources and talent of U of M centers and institutes and meet faculty, staff and students who are doing pathbreaking research. Learn more

Faculty and postdocs​:

Discover ways to connect your research with people and disciplines you hadn’t imagined. Learn more


RSVP requested; please RSVP by October 9.


Contact Vicki Field: field001@umn.edu; 612-625-6532