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University of Minnesota breaks ground on Health Sciences Education Center

Health Sciences Education Center HSEC

Gov. Dayton and other policymakers joined University of Minnesota leaders to officially break ground on the HSEC.

Honing his craft

James Cho

With his major in high demand, a U of M student lands his dream internship with Tesla.

Economic impact of the University of Minnesota exceeds $8.6 billion annually

UMN Economic Impact

U of M contributes $8.6 billion a year in economic activity—supporting 77,000 jobs, generating $470 million in taxes.

Maroon and gold in the Olympics

Two curling stones, one red/maroon and the other gold, on a sheet of ice

About 30 athletes, coaches, and staff with connections to the University of Minnesota will be at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Research Brief: Global grazing lands increasingly vulnerable to a changing climate

Cows in dry field.

A new study shows precipitation variability has increased significantly on 49 percent of the world's grazing land.

‘Pride of Minnesota’ shines

Members of the University of Minnesota Marching Band exult.

For 300-plus students in the University of Minnesota Marching Band, it was a rare chance to perform on the biggest of stages.

Larry Jacobs presented McKnight Presidential Chair in Public Affairs

Larry Jacobs

The award will support launch of new series, Mondale Dialogues: America at a Crossroads.

Evaluating conservation efforts in Africa one “Snapshot” at a time

Animals, including lions, caught on camera through the SnapshotSafari project.

The University of Minnesota Lion Center launched a new citizen science project today called SnapshotSafari.

Carrell named Chancellor of University of Minnesota Rochester

Lori Carrell

Dr. Lori Carrell's appointment is effective Feb. 12, 2018, pending approval by the Board of Regents.

UMN Expert: Medicaid work requirements

Lynn Blewett

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issue guidelines for Medicaid work requirement.

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