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A corpse flower in bloom sends a pale shaft nearly six feet high.

Rare 'Corpse Flower' set to Bloom at the U of M

One of the world’s largest and stinkiest flowers is on the verge of a rare blooming at the U’s College of Biological Sciences Conservatory and is open for public viewing the week of February 1.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/rare-corpse-flower-set-bloom-u-m
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/03/2016
A heart shape made out of small white pills

Awareness of Aspirin's Benefits Saves Lives

A new study finds that the U of M's statewide aspirin awareness campaign could serve as a national model with immense health and economic benefits.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/awareness-aspirins-benefits-saves-lives
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/04/2016
A young black child lies supine and looks at the camera as a gloved hand performs an examination.

A Workforce to Thwart Infectious Diseases

University of Minnesota researchers lead an international effort that prepares health care workers to stop infectious diseases like Ebola in their tracks.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/workforce-thwart-infectious-diseases-0
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/15/2016
Come Curious

Come Curious

There are a million reasons to consider the University of Minnesota, but one thing is for sure. You've come to the right place.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/come-curious
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Two researchers measure water levels

Natural Born Economy

For Minnesota companies working to balance people, planet, and profits, the U of M's Natural Resources Research Institute is there to help.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/natural-born-economy
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
09/11/2015
Goldy Gopher at the Minnesota State Fair

Ten U of M Reasons to Visit the Fair

From offbeat science performances to games for the sake of research, the U has something to offer visitors of all ages at the Minnesota State Fair. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/ten-u-m-reasons-visit-fair
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/28/2015
Graphical representation of sustainable home competition winner

A Win for Sustainable Homes

Comfortable. Attractive. Efficient. Affordable. U of M students may have just designed the home of the future. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/win-sustainable-homes
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/03/2015
A girl models her new active wear.

A New Model for Active Wear

Making sure that our youth get enough exercise is an ongoing challenge. A new design solution is working out well for girls in the Twin Cities Somali community.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-model-active-wear
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/15/2015
Two children gardening.

Teaching in the Garden

Every year, University-trained Master Gardeners volunteer more than 130,000 hours of service to make Minnesota’s communities more sustainable and enjoyable.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/teaching-garden
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/02/2015
An exterior view at sunset of the Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center

Celebrating Engagement on the Northside

On the heels of celebrating five years in its building on Minneapolis’ Northside, the Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center receives a grant to move an important program forward.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/celebrating-engagement-northside
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/19/2015
A student plays his cello.

String Quartet Helps Us ‘Hear’ Climate Change

U of M geography student Daniel Crawford has created a new composition for string quartet that’s the basis of a popular video, “Planetary Bands, Warming World.” The music provides a visceral illustration of climate change in northern latitudes.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/string-quartet-helps-us-%E2%80%98hear%E2%80%99-climate-change
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/28/2015
The Mississippi River near the U of M Twin Cities in Minneapolis.

Water Research at the U of M

U of M researchers are leading the way in meeting the critical challenges of preserving and protecting our water, both locally and globally.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/water-research-u-m
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/01/2015

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