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Amanda Weber

To Make Sure Voices Go Through Walls

Amanda Weber has brought her love of music and outreach to a choir that offers hope to prisoners.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/make-sure-voices-go-through-walls
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/01/2016
young boy reading to a dog

Giving Young Minds the Opportunity to Shine

The U of M is harnessing the energy of its students and community volunteers to close the achievement gap
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/giving-young-minds-opportunity-shine
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/09/2016
A young female student looks at a book in Wilson Library.

‘Gopherbaloo’ Draws more than 300

More than 300 students from grades 6-12 came to Wilson Library on the coldest day of the year to take advantage of the U Libraries’ rich resources and expert library staff. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gopherbaloo-draws-more-300
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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

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