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Brittany Beaudette with one of her students

The U of M has created a way to help teachers who work with our most-at-risk students to earn master’s degrees and advance in their careers.

Weirdos of the Universe

Colorful red, yellow, blue, and black panorama of a nebula.

Studying tiny particles called neutrinos, U researchers tackle the classic enigma “Why are we here?”

Joel A. Schleicher to receive University of Minnesota’s 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Joel A. Schleicher, founder and executive chairman for Cyber Risk Management, LLC will receive the University’s Entrepreneur of the Year award on Wednesday, September 9, at 5:00 p.m., at the McNamara Alumni Centee.

U of M Alumni Association strengthens programs and services

In a renewed effort to serve all University of Minnesota alumni, the U of M Alumni Association has refreshed its programs, services and benefits. The initiative is titled ‘Stay Connected.’

U of M President Eric Kaler and senior leaders to welcome students on first day of classes

On Tuesday, September 8 from 10–11 a.m., University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler, along with Provost Karen Hanson, Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Danita Brown Young and Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education Robert McMaster will be greeting students on the first day of school.

Board of Regents to review six-year Capital Improvement Plan

At its Friday, September 11 meeting, the University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will review the President’s recommended six-year capital improvement plan.

Big Sean to headline Homecoming 2015 Concert ​

Student Unions & Activities and the Program Board Coordinators are proud to present the Homecoming 2015 concert on Friday, September 25 at TCF Bank Stadium, featuring performances from Marc E. Bassy at 7:45 p.m., Smallpools at 8:20 p.m., and Big Sean at 9:25 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 p.m.

University of Minnesota Polar Geospatial Center to lead effort on mapping Alaska and arctic

Researchers land $20 million grant to explore impact of nanotechnology on the environment

University of Minnesota researchers are part of a team of researchers from the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology (CSN) who have received a new $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation to evaluate the impact of nanotechnology on the environment and other living things.

U of M Class of 2019 celebrate Pride & Spirit night

To kick off pride for all things maroon and gold, more than 5,700 incoming students, the University of Minnesota Class of 2019, will celebrate Pride & Spirit night on September 2, forming a giant block ‘M’ at TCF Bank Stadium. The event is part of Welcome Week, which introduces first-year students to life at the U of M.

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