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Star Tribune.

Everywhere you look, the tide of cultural evolution is toward empowerment and respect for individuals. It is time the divorce system got into the flow.

March 18, 2015

Fox 9

As exit polls show Israel's parliamentary elections at a virtual dead heat, Fox 9 spoke with a University of Minnesota law professor who's in the country to cast his vote.

Oren Gross was a member of the Tel Aviv University Law School faculty from 1996-2002 before coming to the U of M in 2004.

Watch the video  at the top of this post for Gross's breakdown of the major candidates involved in today's election and the significance of the outcome.

March 18, 2015

Minnesota Public Radio

A year into his tenure as dean of the University of Minnesota Medical School, Dr. Brooks Jackson is working to revitalize a slipping institution.

With the governor expressing concern over the school's performance, Jackson is out to restore its days of research prominence, an era when the school was renowned for such breakthroughs as the first open-heart surgery and the vaccine for Lyme disease.

March 18, 2015


How honest do we need to be with our kids when it comes to our money? It’s a question debated by Minnesota families every day.

March 10, 2015

Washington Post

Carol Cardona and Jeff Bender, AHC, discuss the confirmed case of high pathogenic avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in west-central Minnesota.

March 6, 2015
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Minnesota is a corporate powerhouse, thanks in part to a culture of leadership in the workforce, University of Minnesota researcher Myles Shaver said.

March 9, 2015


Anatoly Liberman: Professor in the German, Scandinavian and Dutch departments at the University of Minnesota. Author of "Etymology for Everyone: Word Origins and How We Know Them"

March 4, 2015

MN Daily

President Eric Kaler spoke at the state Senate’s Higher Education and Workforce Development committee today to present the University of Minnesota’s budget request for next biennium.

March 4, 2015


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