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U of M to host Minnesota Sparks in Fergus Falls

MN Sparks brings U researchers—who are tackling the state's critical issues—into conversation with the community. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/u-m-host-minnesota-sparks-fergus-falls
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Ken Powell speaks into a microphone.

Leveraging ‘big’ as a force for good

General Mills chairman Ken Powell talks about how one of the world’s largest food companies acts for the greater good.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/leveraging-big-force-good
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
A student works on a dig at Fort Snelling.

Thinking through the dirt

U of M anthropology professor Katherine Hayes and her students are unearthing a fuller story of Fort Snelling.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/thinking-through-dirt
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Nic VanMeerten

A game changer

Doctoral student Nic VanMeerten explores using video games for the greater good.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/game-changer
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Water bottles

Not all bioplastics are created equal

U of M research suggests forest residuals provide cleaner feedstock for bio-based plastic than fossil fuels or row crops
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/not-all-bioplastics-are-created-equal-0
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
André  Nault

To break down stereotypes about librarians

André Nault is not only a U librarian, he’s also an adjunct professor and an advocate for reducing students’ debt.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/break-down-stereotypes-about-librarians
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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