Virtual Engagement Opportunities

Resources for you

Here is a list of activities and virtual resources you can enjoy at home.


The College of Science and Engineering social media channels are the best way to stay up-to-date on the latest college news, research discoveries, student achievements, upcoming events, and more:


On social media, use #UMNProud and tag @UMNCSE to share your own photos and stories!

Read, see, attend

Read about the latest news and events across the University of Minnesota.  Visit the U of M news and events website.

The UMAA is hosting a variety of free webinars and virtual events, and has compiled a listing of University-wide online activities. Learn more on the UMAA virtual events calendar.

Help a student or young alumni

The Maroon and Gold Network is a free career, networking, and mentoring resource that syncs with preexisting LinkedIn profiles. You can browse by industry, college, major, degree type, employer, and geographic location. Now is a great time to share your time and expertise. Learn more on the Maroon and Gold Network website.

Participate in research

Take part in research projects from your home through Zooniverse, an online hub for citizen-science activities that was cofounded by CSE associate professor of physics and astronomy Lucy Fortson. Learn more on the Zooniverse website.

Parents: Download a PDF of Zooniverse resources curated by educators to engage children of all ages.

Listen or watch


Please contact Joelle Larson, CSE Alumni Relations Director, or 612-626-1802.