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Merrick Pierson Smela, blond with a grin, poses next to the 3-d periodic table display in Kolthoff Hall.

A chemist for Cambridge

Recent grad and Churchill Scholar Merrick Pierson Smela heads to England to study reproductive biology.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/chemist-cambridge
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/12/2018
Eleni Beshah, with magnificent hair drawn back, looks out and down a set of stairs.

A better future for Ethiopia

Ethiopia stands to benefit from UMD chemical engineering student Eleni Beshah’s knowledge and skills.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/better-future-ethiopia
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/05/2018
Micki Grover holding one of her toys.

She designed toys for special tots

Recent UMD grad Micki Grover used her engineering skills to design toys for children with special needs.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/she-designed-toys-special-tots
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/04/2018
Gopher players celebrate with a trophy after beating UCLA in the Minneapolis Regional championship game.

Gophers surge forward to Super Regional

The Golden Gopher baseball team won its first NCAA regional tournament since 1977 and will advance to next weekend's Super Regional. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-surge-forward-super-regional
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/04/2018
Students in lab.

‘I think I can’

Active learning is key to closing the achievement gap in biology-related careers.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/i-think-i-can
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/03/2018
Head coach John Anderson gets a Gatorade shower after the Gophers beat Purdue 6-4 in the championship game of the Big Ten Tournament.

Title No. 2 in a terrific season

The Gopher baseball team beat Purdue May 27 to claim its 10th Big Ten Tournament championship, and now will host an NCAA regional.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/title-no-2-terrific-season
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/31/2018
A bunch of M flags blowing in the wind

Gophers shine again with APR scores

The NCAA released its most recent Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores in late May, and Gopher teams once again shined. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/gophers-shine-again-apr-scores
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/25/2018
Jared Rubenstein stands next to a tree identified through his Campus Trees project.

Branching out

Jared Rubinstein taps into his own curiosity to teach us all about trees on campus.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/branching-out
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/18/2018
Sidney Peters poses with some girls she helped coach.

Beyond hockey, a humanitarian

Sidney Peters forged her own identity at the U of M was honored with the prestigious Hockey Humanitarian Award during the NCAA Men’s Frozen Four.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/beyond-hockey-humanitarian
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/14/2018

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