Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS)

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The Regional Conference will be hosted on the St. Paul campus this fall on October, 14th & 15th, more detials to come!

MANRRS is a student chapter of a national organization that provides students with an expanded network and social, professional and career building opportunities. The MANRRS group in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences holds biweekly meetings throughout the semester, gives back to the community through volunteer work, hosts social events and attends the regional and national MANRRS conference each year. The annual MANRRS conference includes poster sessions, public speaking events, a career/internship fair, professional development workshop sessions and a wide array of networking opportunities. Students from any major at the University of Minnesota are welcome to participate in this organization.

For more information or to be added to the listserv contact: manrrs@umn.edu

Or check them out on facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/manrrsumn/timeline

2015-2016 MANRRS Officers

  • President: Elizabeth Braatz
  • Vice President: Alexis Murillo
  • Secretary: Lilah White
  • Treasurer: Nina Cerda
  • Historian: Brandon Ramirez



Here is a link to a website with information on grants, scholarships, and other financial aid!


MANRRS students attend Overcoming Racism ConferenceOvercoming Racism Conference photo

Three students from the MANRRS student chapter in CFANS attended the Overcoming Racism Conference held at Metropolitan State University, November 14-15.  Click the following link to find reflections and photos from the students who attended this conference