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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/battle-bots
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Abby Yates

Prepared for the future

A life changing learning abroad experience and inspiring instructors have prepared Abby Yates for her future.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/prepared-future
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Students work to decipher clues in an interprofessional escape room.

A great escape is a perfect learning tool

Based on the worldwide escape room craze, the University of Minnesota has created interprofessional escape rooms that give healthcare students invaluable skills.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/great-escape-perfect-learning-tool
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Taurean Baynard, with close-cropped hair, sits smiling in a child's playroom setting.

An unorthodox path to orthopaedics

Working as a special education assistant in elementary schools convinced Taurean Baynard that medicine was for him.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/unorthodox-path-orthopaedics
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
a sketch of UnNamed women by student Sydney Shea

The (Un) Named Woman

A student’s research project uncovers a gender gap in public sculptures.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/un-named-woman
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Rachel Johnson and her horse, Kid

Pony tale

A U of M Crookston equestrian learns why perseverance matters in the classroom and in the saddle.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/pony-tale
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
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/space-cowgirl
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/21/2020
Kim Colvard gently guides Nick's legs as he re-learns to walk on an underwater treadmill.

A chance to learn

Teaching Nick the cat to walk again is a unique opportunity for veterinary medicine students.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/chance-learn
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
A pet owner and his dog visit with a U of M veterinary student.

Driven by the students

A student-led volunteer organization provides veterinary services to Minnesota Native American communities.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/driven-students
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020

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