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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.

2 months ago

U of M Board of Regents to review Twin Cities campus student housing strategy

Improving the student housing experience — both on and off the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus — guides recommendations from a new report released today.

4 days ago

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University of Minnesota Foundation

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

2 months ago

Four decades of leadership gather at the University of Minnesota for public conversation

Who: University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler and former U of M presidents Peter Magrath, Kenneth Keller, Nils Hasselmo, Mark Yudof and Robert BruininksWhat: A public conversation about higher education and the future of our state, moderated by Star Tribune’s Lori Sturdevant.

4 days ago

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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.

2 months ago

U of M Institute discovers how aspirin fights cancer

Taking aspirin reduces a person’s risk of colorectal cancer, but the molecular mechanisms involved have remained unknown until a recent discovery by The Hormel Institute, affiliated with the University of Minnesota.

6 days ago

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