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Rep. Noor congratulates Dr. Rebecca Cunningham on being elected President of the University of Minnesota

Monday, February 26, 2024

St. Paul, MN - Today, the University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents elected Dr. Rebecca Cunningham to serve as the institution’s 18th president. 

State Representative Mohamud Noor (DFL - Minneapolis), whose district includes the University of Minnesota and who serves on the House Higher Education Committee, released the following statement:

“I want to provide a heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Cunningham for being named to this crucial role. The University of Minnesota is a tremendous asset to our state, and stalwart leadership is required to continue its mission of providing world-class education, groundbreaking research, and community-engaged outreach. I wish Dr. Cunningham the best of luck, and look forward to working with her at the Minnesota Legislature."