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Accepting Proposals for Small-Scale Partnerships for Fall Semester

Accepting Proposals for Small-Scale Partnerships for Fall Semester

The Resilient Communities Project accepts Small-Scale Partnership proposals on a rolling basis for a wide range of project topics across all divisions and departments in your agency. 

 tschi066  July 18, 2019   Read more

Apply to be our next Partner Community!

Apply to be our next partner community

We are now accepting proposals from Minnesota cities, counties, tribal governments, special districts, and regional government agencies or collaboratives!

We offer two partnership opportunities to meet your community needs: 

 tschi066  July 08, 2019   Read more

Scott County CDA partners with UofM Students

UofM students and partner community project leads from Scott County CDA

Check out this 
College of Design blog post to read about the work of Housing Studies students and our partner community, Scott County!

We partnered with the Scott County CDA this past year to explore their question: How can we increase landlord participation in our rental assistance programs? 

 tschi066  June 13, 2019   Read more

Join us for the End of Year Celebration!

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Thursday, May 9th, 2:00–4:30 pm

Coffman Memorial Union, Mississippi Room (3rd Floor) 
University of Minnesota East Bank Campus
300 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

 rcpgra  April 11, 2019   Read more

Call for Student Research Posters

Student explaining research at RCP End-of-Year Celebration

The Resilient Communities Project (RCP) is now accepting submissions for research posters to be showcased at a poster session during the RCP End-of-Year Celebration, which will be held on May 9. 

 tschi066  February 15, 2019   Read more

Spring Semester at RCP

UofM students on a site visit for a class project

It’s spring semester here at the U of MN and at RCP, where we continue to grow our network around the University. This semester, we’ll be partnering with several academic departments for the first time.

 tschi066  January 24, 2019   Read more

Call for Student Researchers

Women community garden

Are you a U of M student interested in working on a RCP project this semester or in the future? Are you a faculty member with a student/students that are looking for a meaningful research opportunity? RCP is seeking students interested in working on projects with our partners, Scott and Ramsey Counties this semester!

 rcpgra  January 22, 2019   Read more

Save the Date: RCP's End-of-Year Celebration is May 9

Faculty, students, and community partners mingle at RCP’s End-of-Year Celebration on May 4. Photo © Steve Schneider 2018

Mark your calendars for our End-of-Year Celebration on May 9!

Thursday, May 9 from 2:00-4:30pm
University of Minnesota East Bank Campus
Coffman Memorial Union, Mississippi Room

Join us to celebrate our year-long partnerships with Ramsey County and Scott County.

Connect with colleagues, hear from students and partner communities about the results of their collaboration, and enjoy refreshments.

More details to follow. 

 tschi066  January 22, 2019   Read more

Learning to Listen: Students Work to Uncover Barriers to Voting in St. Paul

Students conduct exit polls at Jackson Elementary School

Above: A group of U of MN students enrolled in POLS 1914: Young Adult Political Action administer exit surveys at a polling place in St. Paul's Frogtown neighborhood. Photo by: Scott Abernathy

 rcpgra  December 12, 2018   Read more

Exploring Resiliency from Farm to Table

Students in SC4a site visit

Above: Students enrolled in Sustainable Land Use Planning and Policy (ESPM 5245) meet on site with a farmer in Scott County. Photo by Sarah Tschida

 rcpgra  November 30, 2018   Read more
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