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Department of Food Science and Nutrition

Morrine Omolo is committed to mentoring young girls, especially those interested in science, technology, engineering, and math education (STEM) fields.

2 weeks ago

Everyday Access to Nature Improves Quality of Life in Older Adults

Natural environments are known to promote physical, mental, and spiritual healing.

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The Minnesota Medical Foundation

Mathematicians have emerged as some of medicine’s greatest unsung heroes, shedding light on complex biological processes, all to improve patient health.

2 weeks ago

U of M analysis shows how angler smartphone apps can revolutionize fish management

In a first of its kind study, researchers at the University of Minnesota have analyzed three years of data from iFish Alberta, a popular angler app. Their results, published this week in the journal Fisheries, show how fishing is spread across the province and various lakes, and how anglers move between lakes.

1 day ago

U of M string quartet helps us “hear” climate change

A new composition for string quartet is the latest musical illustration of climate change data by a University of Minnesota geography student whose earlier solo cello performance, “A Song of Our Warming Planet”, went viral in the summer of 2013.

1 month ago

University of Minnesota names Jessica Hellmann director of the Institute on the Environment

Renowned environmental researcher, scholar and communicator Jessica Hellmann has been named the new director of the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment. Hellmann, who is currently on the faculty of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, will begin her tenure as director of the Institute on the Environment August 31, 2015.

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