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Research Brief: Triple gene combinations study could help predict risk of disease

Chad Myers

Like a giant game of Jenga, researchers reveal critical combinations of blocks that can cause a
cell system to collapse

U selects Ramsey, Scott Counties as next partners for Resilient Communities Project


The RCP partnerships will engage hundreds of University of Minnesota students during 2018–2019 academic year.

Developing the right skills for the job

Ashley Pflouff in the Northern Brewer warehouse

Ashley Plouff’s nontraditional path combines work and education to enrich each experience.

Ecologically minded student researcher

Devin Dykes, arms folded, in a lab in front of a blackboard.

Devin Dykes delves into chemistry, studio arts, and helping more students of color discover STEM fields.

UMD wins national title

UMD men's hockey players storm the ice after winning the Frozen Four title on April 7.

The University of Minnesota Duluth beat Notre Dame 2-1 on April 7 to capture the Frozen Four title in men's hockey. 

From battlefield to business

Katie Robertson.

The U of M’s Carlson School supports veterans with $10 million in scholarships.

A ‘transformative space’ for training and learning

The lobby of the Land O'Lakes Center for Excellence

The U of M’s recently opened Athletes Village is setting a new standard of excellence for student-athletes.

Regents hear annual report of student representatives

University seal

Priorities include improving diversity and inclusion efforts and reevaluating student information privacy.

Big Ten recognizes 95 Gophers with academic honors

The front of Northrop against a blue-sky backdrop

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes were recognized March 21 with Academic All-Big Ten honors.

Ending addiction in our communities

person with clipboard and pen

The College of Pharmacy is preparing students to fight the opioid crisis in our communities.

Weighing in on the opioid crisis

Roon Makhtal.

Roon Makhtal is researching ways to meet the opioid epidemic in Minnesota.

Shoring up Seemore the sea turtle’s shell

Davis Fay and Alex Barrette (2nd and third from left), with SEA LIFE staff, do a fitting of a prototype exoshell on Seemore the green sea turtle.

U students design a prosthesis for an injured green sea turtle