News by Category

Resistance of ER-positive Breast Cancer to Tamoxifen Therapy May be Driven by APOBEC3B

Professor Edwards elected as foreign member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Project to develop recyclable polyurethane foam wins $10K Dow SISCA prize

A project aimed at developing polyurethane foam that can be recycled has won the Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award competition held Dec. 3 at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment in St. Paul.

U of M releases Gopher Athletics reviews

Today, during a special meeting of the University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents findings were delivered from an external review and an internal financial audit to examine key issues following the resignation of Gopher Athletics Director Norwood Teague.

To Harness the Immune System to Treat Cancer

A series of test tubes being filled with a pipet.

Discoveries at the U of M are creating cancer therapies that are effective and safe.

To Put Technology to Use for Trees

A forest of coniferous trees.

Discoveries at the U of M will help forests absorb carbon that’s warming our climate.

Satellite observations show global plant growth is not keeping up with CO2 emissions

On Communications and Strategy

Pam Edstrom

U of M alumna and executive Pam Edstrom shares her thoughts on the importance of business communications, and on successfully navigating through college. 

U of M Board of Regents to consider advancing key state priorities in supplemental budget request

Anticipating the Minnesota Governor and Legislature might consider a supplemental budget bill in the 2016 legislative session, the University of Minnesota is preparing to advance key state priorities.

Bell Social combines art, science and music to showcase The Huge Worlds of Tiny Spaces

Join the Bell Museum for a special after hours celebration of art and science that highlights the museum’s dedication to community outreach.

Money affects children’s behavior, even if value not understood

The act of handling money makes young children work harder and give less, according to new research published by the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management and University of Illinois at Chicago.

Volleyball team wins Big Ten title

Gopher volleyball players celebrate in a match against Ohio State.

The No. 4-ranked University of Minnesota volleyball team continued its improbable bounce-back season in high style, capturing the Big Ten Conference championship outright with a win at Indiana on Nov. 28.