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Bobby Bell

University of Minnesota Alumni Association

74-year-old former Gopher star defensive lineman Bobby Bell will receive a degree from the University of Minnesota this May.

3 weeks ago

Events Digest: March 25 - April 11

Below, please find a list of select upcoming University of Minnesota-related events taking place in the coming weeks. For the full of U of M events calendar, click here.

1 day ago

Bear cub being held.

University of Minnesota Foundation

Paul Iaizzo’s research partnership with Medtronic may lead to new treatments for heart failure, obesity, osteoporosis, and more.

3 weeks ago

U of M President highlights need for state investment in order to freeze tuition

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler today expressed concern about the House budget target for FY 2016-17 and whether it will be sufficient to hold tuition flat for the system’s 53,000 resident students over the next two years.

2 days ago

Man holding beaker

University of Minnesota on YouTube

Invented by Kechun Zhang and colleagues, a biodegradable polyester made from sugar could replace the environmentally damaging petroleum-based materials in common products.

3 weeks ago

U of M Board of Regents to discuss recent action steps to improve human subjects research 

At its Friday, March 27 meeting, the University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will consider a resolution endorsing immediate and longer-term actions outlined by President Eric Kaler to strengthen the University’s human research subjects practices, including ongoing Board oversight and monitoring.

6 days ago

UMN in the News

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