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Regents focus on maintaining excellence across University system

University seal

Board approves undergraduate nonresident/non-reciprocity tuition for Twin Cities campus, hears annual research report.

Pools apart

Samuel Myers stands in the Aquatic Center.

U scholar and avid swimmer Samuel Myers takes on racial disparities in swimming.

CLA receives $5 million to support German, European studies education and research

Hella Mears

The College of Liberal Arts has received a $5 million gift from the estate of Hella Lindemeyer Mears.

UMN Experts: Antiquities Act

Alexandra Klass Ingrid Schneider

UMN professors Alexandra Klass and Ingrid Schneider comment on Presidential proclamations related to Antiquities Act.

UMN Experts explain and weigh in on net neutrality vote

Christopher Terry, Steve Kelley, Joesph Konstan

The FCC is poised to vote Thursday on dismantling net neutrality regulations put in place by the Obama administration.

Study: Too many nutrients make microbes less responsive

A microscope

Microbes that “grow up” in lakes with excess nutrients are less able to absorb added nitrogen, phosphorus and carbon.

Academic All-Big Ten athletes named

M flags flapping in the wind

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

University of Minnesota research drives Minnesota’s economy, health, culture

A microscope

Board of Regents to review University’s research enterprise and University Plan, Performance, and Accountability Report

Researchers 3D print lifelike artificial organ models

prostate model

Organ models could improve surgical outcomes in thousands of patients worldwide.

Protecting rights, fighting terrorism

Fionnuala Ni Aolain

Fionnuala Ní Aoláin is working to protect people and their rights. 

Embodying engagement and leadership

Alan Roy

Graduate student Alan Roy is well prepared to help address disparities in Minnesota.

Using business to fight for human rights

Nick Alm.

Nick Alm knows his life is going to be dedicated to LGBT issues.