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Proposed System Strategic Plan leverages strengths for collective future

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Proposed plan highlights and connects the distinctive strengths that exist across the UMN system.

America’s uneven war toll

Military boots standing in line.

Dead and wounded are increasingly from poorer parts of country, says study.

Two University of Minnesota students named 2017 Astronaut Scholars

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Two U of M students have been named Astronaut Scholars for the 2017-18 academic year. 

Helping vets succeed in business

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The Carlson MBA program helps military vets translate their skills into careers.

Extension receives $1 million to help Greater Minnesota

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Federal research grants build upon ‘brain gain’ studies, local food access to wholesale distribution      

Gopher softball team wins B1G

The Gopher softball team holds its banner for winning the Big Ten Tournament championship.

The U of M softball team has backed up its Big Ten regular season title with another championship—its second straight Big Ten Tournament title—and now looks to make a move in the NCAA Tournament.

3D-printed ‘bionic skin’ could give robots the sense of touch

finger sensors

Discovery could lead to electronics printed on real human skin.

President Kaler: Proposed funding level lessens our contribution to State

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 This decision is disappointing not for the University, but for the entire state.

U of M startup enVerde LLC to commercialize new waste-to-energy technology

A forest of coniferous trees.

Startup company enVerde signed an agreement with the U to develop a technology that converts organic waste into syngas.

U report explores healthy and equitable development in Twin Cities suburbs

Healthy and Equitable Development Project

Healthy & Equitable Development Project identifies issues, opportunity in affordable living, active transportation.

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