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A man holds a giant M flag on the berm at Siebert Field.

Minnesota finishes 19th in Directors' Cup standings

The U of M ended the 2017-18 school year ranked 19th out of 291 schools in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/minnesota-finishes-19th-directors-cup-standings
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/10/2018
A female deer tick, black except for red on rear abdomen, on a white person's hand.

The tick warrior

Researcher Benjamin Clarke wants to steer us clear of deer ticks—and Lyme disease.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/tick-warrior
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
07/19/2018
Madeleine Buchholz

‘Not a party issue’

U of M student Madeleine Buchholz works across party lines to tackle poverty.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/not-party-issue
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/14/2018
Obsa Ali with a look of disbelief after winning the NCAA steeplechase title

Ali captures NCAA title in steeplechase

Obsa Ali became the University of Minnesota men's track & field program's 14th national champion. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/ali-captures-ncaa-title-steeplechase
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
06/13/2018
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

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