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Bringing dental care to Minnesotans (and vice versa)

An illustration of the Mobile Dental Clinic

The Mobile Dental Clinic and other partnerships bring dental care to communities where it’s most needed.

UMN Expert: Unpleasant weather’s impact on financial markets

Joshua Madsen holding an umbrella.

As companies issue their quarterly reports, how equity analysts respond can be influenced by the weather.

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.

Whalen returns to lead Gophers

A collage of three images of Lindsay Whalen.

Former University of Minnesota star Lindsay Whalen has been named the new head coach at her alma mater.

UMN Experts: U.S. obesity rate rises dramatically

Jamie Stang. Simone French. Mary Christoph.

School of Public Health experts give insight into new avenues of obesity prevention.

Research Brief: Vaccines to treat opioid abuse and prevent fatal overdoses

pills addiction

Vaccines offer a potential new strategy in treating a nationwide epidemic.

Dwivedi named new Chief Clinical Officer at CUHCC

Roli Dwivedi

Dr. Roli Dwivedi will become CUHCC’s Chief Clinical Officer in May 2018

Three UMN professors awarded prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships

U of M sign in winter

Carl Elliott, Christy Haynes and Chris Larson have been awarded 2018 Guggenheim Fellowships.

UMN Experts: Business & consumer impact five years since Bangladesh building collapse

Kingshuk Sinha and Susan Goldstein

April 24, 2013, the Rana Plaza building—which housed several clothing factories—collapsed near Dhaka, Bangladesh.

University of Minnesota hosts world's largest medical devices conference April 10-12


Conference includes exhibit of real human hearts, research lab tours, and live surgery broadcasts.

Masons give targeted cancer research a timely boost

The Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

The U of M’s largest donor provides a major influx of funding to the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota.

U of M students hold Support the U Day rally at Capitol on April 10

Support the U Day

Student-led event to advocate for the University’s legislative request.