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An elderly male patient with Parkinson’s disease grasps a walker.

Taming Tremors

A U medical team delivers precision stimulation to the brain, relieving the debilitating symptoms of disorders like Parkinson’s disease.

2 months ago

U of M Board of Regents to act on $166M Athletics Village

The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents will review and act on initial plans, including schematic designs and financing, for the U of M’s Athletics Village project next week.

2 days ago

Girl smiling in classroom

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.

3 months ago

Successful peregrine reintroduction is focus of New Bell Museum exhibit

Forty years ago peregrine falcons were at a low point worldwide — their eggshells thinned by the pesticide DDT. Today, the fierce raptors are an emblem for successful wildlife reintroductions. Their dramatic turnaround is highlighted in the newest exhibition at the University of Minnesota’s Bell Museum.

3 days ago

Math on chalkboard

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.

3 months ago

U of M joins diverse group of universities in forming coalition to improve college admission process

A diverse coalition of public and private colleges and universities, including Carleton College, University of Minnesota and St. Olaf College, is coming together with the goal of improving the college admission application process for all students. The Coalition is developing a free platform of online tools to streamline the experience of planning for and applying to college.

3 days ago

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