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Once you've picked your top school choices, campus visits can help you make a final decision. U of M Director of freshman recruitment at the Twin Cities campus Keyana Scales spoke with The Daily Circuit.

April 23, 2014

WCCO TV

The University of Minnesota-Duluth is creating a new program to turn out more graduates who can work in the mining field. UMD geology professor Jim Miller says the goal of the Mineral Resources Center is to graduate people with a full understanding of the mining cycle, even if they specialize in certain areas.

April 23, 2014

The Minnesota Daily

U of M Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education Robert McMaster comments, saying University officials are discussing tuition rates for when the freeze ends — and noted that increases are possible — while state legislators are hoping to have a stronger voice in the tuition conversation.

April 23, 2014

WCCO TV

In July 2012 a judge sentenced Amy Senser to nearly 41 months for the hit-and-run death of Anousone Phanthavong. Less than two years later, she’s headed to work release. U of M sociology professor Joshua Page comments.

April 22, 2014

Star Tribune

U of M department of Soil, Water and Climate's Mark Seeley offers his support for a new Bell Museum.

April 22, 2014

NPR

A rash of infections in Saudi Arabia could be a warning signal that the deadly virus has reached a tipping point and is ready to spread out of the Middle East, scientists worry. U of M Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy director Michael Osterholm comments.

April 22, 2014

WCCO

In July 2012 a judge sentenced Amy Senser to nearly 41 months for the hit-and-run death of Anousone Phanthavong. Less than two years later, she’s headed to work release. U of M sociology professor Joshua Page comments.
WCCO

April 21, 2014

The Minnesota Daily

The College of Design may create a product design major, partially due to the influence of Barry Kudrowitz. CDES Dean Tom Fischer comments.
The Minnesota Daily

April 18, 2014

PBS

A $500,000 study paid for by the federal government and released Sunday in the peer-reviewed journal Nature Climate Change concludes that biofuels made with corn residue release 7 percent more greenhouse gases in the early years compared with conventional gasoline. U of M Institute on the Environment's David Tillman comments.
PBS: Public Broadcasting Service

April 18, 2014

The Minnesota Daily

Emerald ash borers are destroying ecosystems across the state, and University of Minnesota researchers are asking for state funding to help stop them. U of M College of Food, Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences interim dean Brian Buhr, and head of the Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Department Susan Galatowitsch comment.

April 17, 2014

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