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Shawn Wilhelm working in mechanical lab

Business @ the U of M

A U of M program takes the mystery out of commercializing technology helping a Ph.D. student design a new hydraulic pump with serious market potential.

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University of Minnesota front and center for Shakespeare's 450th birthday

Four-hundred-and-fifty years after his birth, William Shakespeare remains a cultural giant. While the title of bard in centuries past represented all poets, today Shakespeare is recognizable simply as, “The Bard.” His works have inspired, brought tears and laughter, and been appreciated by untold millions, updated and adapted through the span of six centuries.

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Twilight over the BICEP2 microwave telescope at the South Pole.

When gravity rocked the universe

From a telescope at the South Pole, researchers find concrete evidence of the early universe’s incredible expansion

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Health Sciences

University of Minnesota-led research has found an 18-month long program aimed at reducing risk for teen pregnancy continues to increase contraceptive use thereby reducing risk for teen pregnancy at the 30-month assessment mark, one year after participants completed the program.

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Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program Celebrates its 35th Year

During the weekend of April 25-27, 2014, the University of Minnesota’s Law School and Humphrey School of Public Affairs will commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program with a series of public and private events. 

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U of M FY15 public budget forum set for May 9

Members of the University of Minnesota community and the public are invited to provide input on University President Eric Kaler’s recommended FY15 Annual Operating Budget at a May 9 Budget Forum, following the Board of Regents meeting.

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