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Closing Minnesota’s opportunity gap

U of M experts are discovering solutions to disparities among students of different races and ethnicities in Minnesota.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/closing-minnesotas-opportunity-gap
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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U of M to host Minnesota Sparks in St. Cloud

The event brings three U researchers—who are tackling the area’s critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-st-cloud
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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Engaging students with their own stories

U of M researchers and students are helping a St. Paul school focus its curriculum on the structures of inequality.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/engaging-students-their-own-stories
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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U of M to host Minnesota Sparks event in Marshall

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-event-marshall
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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Fighting for the future

Doctoral student Michelle Brown is closing the opportunity gap by preventing negative outcomes for victimized children.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/fighting-future
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A young boy poses with Goldy Gopher at the HopeDay Festival.

Gophers host HopeDay Festival

The University of Minnesota held the 10th annual HopeDay Festival for kids recently at TCF Bank Stadium. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-host-hopeday-festival
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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U of M to host Minnesota Sparks in Fergus Falls

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-fergus-falls
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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Covering more ground

U of M Extension studies the benefits for farmers of keeping live plants in otherwise fallow crop fields.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/covering-more-ground
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A marching band wearing gold T-shirts walks while playing at the Minnesota State Fair with the Skyride operating overhead.

Ten #UMNonaStick things to do at the fair

From raptors and bees to performances and freebies, the U has something to offer everyone at the Minnesota State Fair.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/ten-umnonastick-things-do-fair
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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