University of Minnesota senior wins prestigious science scholarship to Cambridge University

Motivated by the State of the Union

Cayla Ebert

Cayla Ebert spent winter break in Washington D.C., doing volunteer legal work for asylum seekers. She also found herself at President Obama's final State of the Union address.

U of M Twin Cities Awarded $374,000 to Support Student Internships

The U of M has been awarded a three-year, $374,000 Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation. An anticipated 170 new paid internships will be created during the 2015-2018 academic years.

U of M Bell Museum hosts NASA astronaut and Minnesota native Josh Cassada

The Bell Museum will host Dr. Josh Cassada, NASA Astronaut and Lt. Commander for the U.S. Navy, on January 14 to present “The Road from Minnesota to the Space Station and Beyond.” Cassada is a White Bear Lake native, and will be visiting White Bear Lake Area High School with the Bell Museum’s ExploraDome team to discuss his experience working for NASA, space and science.

U of M Physics Circus brings large-scale stunts and physics fun to the public Jan. 14

The Physics Force will present its largest public show of the year, the “Physics Circus,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 at the University of Minnesota’s Northrop.

Aids for De-Stressing Students

Gold Gopher puts a hand out to pet the head of Woodstock the therapy chicken.

The U offers students a broad range of services to cope with finals stress, from therapy animals to in-person counseling.

On Communications and Strategy

Pam Edstrom

U of M alumna and executive Pam Edstrom shares her thoughts on the importance of business communications, and on successfully navigating through college. 

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