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Child reading a picture book

#OperationReadAloud fills a needed gap for kids

A U of M children's librarian has created a social media campaign that fills a gap for kids through online readings and more by authors, illustrators, and artists.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/operationreadaloud-fills-needed-gap-kids
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
A MN CovidSitters volunteer holds his daughter.

Lending a hand to heroes

Medical students step up to reduce the pressure on healthcare workers.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/lending-hand-heroes
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
Flipping through the pages of a book

Who ya gonna call? Librarians!

During the switch to online learning, U Libraries staff have been rush-ordering e-books, offering fair use guidance, and requesting access to an important database.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/who-ya-gonna-call-librarians
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
A drawing of a man holding a woman who appears to be crying

COVID-19—Boss offers advice to ease anxiety

Family social science professor emerita Pauline Boss, an expert on ambiguous loss, offers tips for navigating this crisis.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/covid-19boss-offers-advice-ease-anxiety
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
Earth with red transmission lines connecting areas

CIDRAP podcast: Episode 1: How We Got Here

In this podcast, Michael Osterholm and co-host Chris Dall discuss how we got here and what to expect in the weeks and months to come.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/cidrap-podcast-episode-1-how-we-got-here
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
Children engaged in indoor activities.

6 ways to reduce coronavirus stress

Tune in to learning and nature to engage cooped up kids and boost your health.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/6-ways-reduce-coronavirus-stress
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/26/2020

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