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Honing his craft

James Cho

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

UMN Experts: Immigration policy, history, impact

UMN Immigration Experts

U of M experts Marissa Hill-Dongre, Erika Lee and Deepinder Mayell bring context to the immigration debates.

‘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.

Helping aging citizens stay safe in winter

A wintry scene in a neighborhood

Research on harsh weather reveals positive aspects for our oldest citizens.

UMN Research Brief: Older Minnesotans love winter. How can we help them stay safe?

Minneapolis in snow

UMN researcher Jessica Finlay examines how everyday winter weather shapes our well-being—a subject often overlooked

Hidden in plain sight

Kevin Ehrman-Solberg

A student’s understanding of his city changes after a research project uncovers a history of structural racism.

CLA receives $5 million to support German, European studies education and research

Hella Mears

The College of Liberal Arts has received a $5 million gift from the estate of Hella Lindemeyer Mears.

Discovery off the beaten path

amber Jaeger on a dig in Kenya

The thrill of discovery drives Amber Jaeger to uncover what makes us human.

U of M to confer honorary degree on Sauli Niinistö, President of Finland

President Niinisto

President Niinistö's Honorary Doctrate from UMN recognizes his public service and Minnesota’s relationship with Finland.

Cultivating a culture of curiosity

Elise Armani and Lexi Herman

For two students, a unique opportunity leads to an exhibit on a national stage.

Researchers to develop mobile sensor technology, improve job performance

Workplace productivity tech

Mobile sensors for workplace productivity? Activity trackers for meetings? U of M faculty are making it possible.

A scribe for justice

Workers in field.

Roy Guzmán writes to bring to life the conditions endured by migrant farm workers.

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