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Three female students, one in the low-built formula racing car, all with ponytails, confer

The female formula

The student formula car team motors to success with women in the driver’s seat.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/female-formula
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
04/08/2019
The robot, about two feet tall, has just tossed up a ball on the floor of a U of M gym.

Battle of the bots

Students’ basketball-playing robot competes in a collegiate “final four.”
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/battle-bots
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/29/2019
Arshia Khan and Yumna Anwar look at a screen displayed on white, blue-eyed humanoid robot Pepper.

A job for Dr. Pepper

Pepper the humanized robot is learning to care for people with mild mental disability.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/job-dr-pepper
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/19/2019
Johanna Lucht in front of an aircraft at NASA

Space cowgirl

Alumna Johanna Lucht is breaking new ground as a deaf engineer at NASA.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/space-cowgirl
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/04/2019

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