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MnDRIVE Global Food Ventures graduate fellows announced

The eight awarded fellows will seek solutions to challenges posed by food insecurity and population growth.  
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/mndrive-global-food-ventures-graduate-fellows-announced
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/02/2018
Zennah Kosgey

Until a dream becomes a reality

Through her study of agriculture, student Zennah Kosgey aims to see her home country of Kenya free of poverty. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/until-dream-becomes-reality
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Rebecca Leighton

Nutritious U

What started as a class project turned into a passion--and a job.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/nutritious-u
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Shantal Pai

On her own path to end world hunger

Driven in part by a memory from her youth, Shantal Pai has dedicated herself to alleviating hunger.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/her-own-path-end-world-hunger
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Caroline Jones

An accountant who’s fighting global hunger

U of M graduate student Caroline Jones wants to use her accounting skills to help people in need.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/accountant-whos-fighting-global-hunger
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Fresh greens grow in a Deep Winter Greenhouse.

Growing fresh greens year-round

Deep Winter Greenhouses enable small- and mid-scale farmers to grow greens all year without heavy reliance on fossil fuels.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/growing-fresh-greens-year-round
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Rachel Widome

Coming home to hunger

U of M researcher Rachel Widome has found that 27 percent of veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan are food insecure.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/coming-home-hunger
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Richard Traugott with his son, Joel

For the love of farming and family

Richard Traugott is pursuing his master’s degree and a new path in horticulture to better serve his community—and his son.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/love-farming-and-family
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A group of farmers in Ethiopia

A new lens on the world’s small farms

New maps developed by U of M researchers illustrate the contribution of smallholder farming to global food production.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-lens-worlds-small-farms
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Elizabeth Alonzi

An emerging leader

Elizabeth Alonzi recently completed a fellowship designed to tap the next generation of leaders in food security.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/emerging-leader
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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