University of Minnesota
An Emerald Ash Borer


What happens when the trees disappear from the forest? A U of M collaboration is preparing for that scenario when—not if—it happens.

23 hours ago

U of M hosts Mental Health Awareness Day April 23

Approximately one in four Americans struggle with mental illness every year. To raise awareness about this No. 1 public health issue on the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus, Mental Health Awareness Day will be held Wednesday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Northrop Plaza, 84 Church St. S.E., Minneapolis.

23 hours ago

Chef Jason Champagne superimposed on collage of culinary and Chippewa symbols.

New eyes for Native food

Jason Champagne aims to change Native American eating by teaching ancestral cooking traditions to children.

1 week ago

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.

2 weeks ago

U of M Earthducation Expedition 6 heads to the land of Everest

What does education look like in remote mountain villages where electricity is nonexistent or unreliable? How does a developing country seeking to grow its economy, boost tourism and expand its infrastructure do so sustainably? Earthducation Expedition 6 aims to find out — and share what it learns with teachers and students around the world.

4 days ago

Male snowy owl being held.

Unusual patients

Oyster the sea turtle and an unnamed snowy owl get help with what ails them from the U’s Raptor Center and Veterinary Medical Center.

2 weeks ago

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