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U of M Giving

The evidence of air pollution in China is jarring at best. At worst, it's toxic. The U of M has been asked by the Chinese Academy of Sciences to help alleviate the problem. Professor David Pui and colleagues are finding creative solutions.

6 months ago

Confirmed case of measles on Twin Cities campus

State and county health officials have informed the University of Minnesota that a case of measles has been confirmed in a student on the Twin Cities campus.

1 day ago

Amber Jones.

Jump-starting student research

The U’s McNair Scholars program prepares students to enter graduate and Ph.D. programs.

6 months ago

U of M president thanks Gov. Dayton for proposed investments in tuition freeze, medical school

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler today thanked Gov. Mark Dayton for his proposed investments in the University – including half of the funds needed to freeze tuition and $30 million toward the Medical School – and noted he will continue to advocate for the U at the Legislature in the weeks ahead.

3 days ago

Jordyn Reich, Karen Fiegen, Kira Erickson, Mary Ellen Berglund, and Crystal Compton.

Upward and Onward

Five College of Design students can lay claim to something typically reserved for astronauts—they’ve floated freely, miles above earth.

6 months ago

University of Minnesota statement on OCR complaint

A complaint has been filed with the U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights (OCR), against the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.  The complaint alleges discrimination in intercollegiate athletics on the basis of gender.  The OCR letter indicates a broad full-scale review of our program in virtually all relevant areas.  We welcome their assistance in reviewing the program.

6 days ago

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