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University of Minnesota showcases entertainment, research and outreach at the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together

The University of Minnesota is gearing up for the 2015 Great Minnesota Get-Together, showcasing an impressive 12-day schedule of events and exhibits. Download the new UMN@TheFair app to see the entire schedule of activities and events.

U of M Technological Leadership Institute celebrates first graduating cohort of the Medical Device Innovation program

A Curiosity-Driven Life

Jessica Tarnowski

Jessica Tarnowski ’15 was always curious about the genetic basis of hereditary diseases. Now she helps those at risk for sickle-cell anemia and other conditions to access health care services.

U of M institute on open textbooks

University of Minnesota's Center for Integrative Leadership to host 25 of Africa's brightest emerging leaders for six-week institute

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University of Minnesota's Center for Integrative Leadership to host 25 of Africa's brightest emerging leaders for six-week institute

Defying All Odds

A young girl studies in a classroom

Morrine Omolo hopes her winning the prestigious Faculty for the Future Fellowship will inspire young girls to venture into STEM fields.

Flames, explosions and dancing bring 6,000 kids to campus for Energy and U shows May 18-22

The Face(s) of Our Future

A group of students take a selfie during the multicultural student leadership retreat.

Some of our state’s brightest high school students got an up-close and in-depth look at the University of Minnesota at the U’s first-ever overnight multicultural student leadership retreat.

Ready to Create the Future

Muhammad Jiwa looking at flowers

Three Class of 2015 graduates talk about their U experience and how they plan to work across disciplines to tackle global challenges.

University of Minnesota commencement ceremonies begin May 1

A Water Bottle That Measures Up

Image of a water bottle next to a smart phone picturing a water droplet.

Four recent U of M graduates are developing a “smart” water bottle that tracks your water intake and syncs to a phone app that reminds you to drink up.

Humphrey School of Public Affairs professor among top U.S. researchers to receive inaugural Andrew Carnegie Fellowship

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