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Academic Health Center

The University of Minnesota announced today a new gift of $25 million dollars from the Minnesota Masonic Charities and is renaming the children's hospital to University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital.

6 days ago

University of Minnesota sponsors Cyber Security Summit

National cyber security experts and technology business leaders will gather Oct. 21 and 22 at The Commons Hotel in Minneapolis for the fourth annual Cyber Security Summit. The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering’s Technological Leadership Institute is a co-founder of the conference and one of the summit’s presenting sponsors.

13 hours ago

Amber Jones.

Jump-starting student research

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

2 months ago

U of M study: Blind cave fish may provide insight on eye disease and other human health issues

Blind cave fish may not be the first thing that comes to mind when it comes to understanding human sight, but recent research indicates they may have quite a bit to teach us about the causes of many human ailments, including those that result in loss of sight.

15 hours 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.

3 months ago

Upcoming events on the U of M campus

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

5 days ago

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