Prof Mark Kappelhoff Appointed Judge in Minnesota's Fourth District

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U of M Prof. Mark Kappelhoff Appointed Judge in Minnesota’s 4th District

Garry Jenkins named new U of M Law School Dean

Garry W Jenkins

 Garry W. Jenkins will be the next dean of the University of Minnesota Law School, effective July 31, and pending approval by the Board of Regents in June.

University of Minnesota releases its latest cold-hardy wine grape

The University of Minnesota released its fifth cold-hardy wine grape, named “Itasca.”

Siehl Prize for Excellence in Agriculture announces 2016 laureates

An internationally renowned bee expert, the former leader of one of Minnesota’s most diversified dairy companies and an innovative leader in pork production are the 2016 recipients of the prestigious Siehl Prize in Agriculture.

Researchers create synthetic biopathway to turn agriculture waste into ‘green’ products

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have engineered a new synthetic biopathway that can more efficiently and cost-effectively turn agricultural waste, like corn stover and orange peels, into a variety of useful products ranging from spandex to chicken feed.

University of Minnesota honored with four 2015 AAAS Fellows

To Open Borders by Opening Eyes

Group of children in refugee camp.

Cawo Abdi is working to ensure justice and belonging for all.

Lack of attention has made stripe rust a major threat to the world’s wheat, U of M-led report shows

University of Minnesota showcases entertainment, research and outreach at the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together

The University of Minnesota is gearing up for the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together, showcasing an impressive 12-day schedule of events and exhibits. Download the new UMN@TheFair app to see the entire schedule of activities and events.