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Joe Ritter

UMN Expert: Low labor force participation rate

With a low unemployment rate and larger number of people not working, it is raising concerns about a labor shortage.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-expert-low-labor-force-participation-rate
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/08/2018
Leensa Ahmed and Jasmine Salter tend to produce for the Green Garden Bakery.

Green tomatoes take the cake

Master Gardener volunteers and Extension partners inspire kids in north Minneapolis to start a healthy desserts business.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/green-tomatoes-take-cake
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/31/2018
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
Mohammed Al Mulhim, bearded, in graduation cap.

Saudi student makes Law School history

The first recipient of a U of M doctorate in law, Mohammed Al Mulhim is devoted to human rights.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/saudi-student-makes-law-school-history
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/29/2018
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 quarter, two ones, and a five, piled in that descending order.

Wage hikes and health

A U study will probe the health-related impacts of Minneapolis’ $15-an-hour minimum wage ordinance.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/wage-hikes-and-health
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/30/2018
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
periodic table research

Scientists discover new magnetic element

Discovery led by University of Minnesota researchers could have a big impact in the semiconductor industry
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/scientists-discover-new-magnetic-element
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/29/2018

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