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U of M research studies gentrification in Minneapolis/St. Paul

Researchers solve long-standing ecological riddle

Researchers have found clear evidence that communities rich in species are substantially healthier and more productive than those depleted of species, once complicating factors are removed.

Sentera Teams with University of Minnesota to Create UAS Autopilot Development Toolkit

U of M Twin Cities Awarded $374,000 to Support Student Internships

The U of M has been awarded a three-year, $374,000 Career Ready Internship Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation. An anticipated 170 new paid internships will be created during the 2015-2018 academic years.

U of M Center for New Americans defends asylum seekers targeted by federal immigration raids

U of M Libraries to digitally preserve African American history and culture

U of M Bell Museum hosts NASA astronaut and Minnesota native Josh Cassada

The Bell Museum will host Dr. Josh Cassada, NASA Astronaut and Lt. Commander for the U.S. Navy, on January 14 to present “The Road from Minnesota to the Space Station and Beyond.” Cassada is a White Bear Lake native, and will be visiting White Bear Lake Area High School with the Bell Museum’s ExploraDome team to discuss his experience working for NASA, space and science.

Well-Trained and Well-Rounded

Jessika Mozia feigns playing her tennis racquet with a violin bow.

Gopher student-athletes spend their limited free time on diverse activities. Here are three standouts.

U of M Physics Circus brings large-scale stunts and physics fun to the public Jan. 14

The Physics Force will present its largest public show of the year, the “Physics Circus,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14 at the University of Minnesota’s Northrop.

Research by the Numbers

An up-close view of a molecule model

It’s been another terrific year for research and the commercialization of intellectual property at the University of Minnesota—critical drivers of the U’s mission and our state’s economy. Here is a look at 10 accomplishments and trends for fiscal year 2015. 

University of Minnesota partners with San Diego Zoo to test bird and window collisions

To Ease Our Pain

Close-up of a fly

Discoveries at the U of M will help break down kidney stones