UMR Online News

August 27, 2015 Recognizing the challenges sophomores encounter, UMR has created the Sophomore Supper Series -- a free, sophomore-only monthly event that is part of a broader Student Stress Inoculation initiative.
August 20, 2015 What did you do on your summer vacation? For nine days, students from University of Minnesota Rochester traveled to Nicaragua with Global Brigades, an organization that provides health care to underserved international communities.
August 10, 2015 This past May, Ed Fick graduated from University of Minnesota Rochester with a degree aimed to help others with respiratory issues. You might recognize him from participating in The Aging Game. Take a read at what brought Ed to UMR and what his plans are for the future.
August 3, 2015 Many people may not realize that a University of Minnesota presence in Rochester began in the 1960s, and by the 1980s a group of people with the passion for learning and the drive to see higher education opportunities in southeastern Minnesota dedicated themselves to that dream. Those individuals have inspirational stories to share about the early days of this unique institution and how it came into existence.
August 3, 2015 The unique curriculum management and learning analytics system used by University of Minnesota Rochester faculty (iSeal) is getting an upgrade by making it easy to use with Moodle, the University's enterprise learning management offering.
July 24, 2015 A University of Minnesota nursing Ph.D. student with ties to Rochester was awarded a $100,000 scholarship to continue her research of aging populations.
July 22, 2015 A recipient of a donor pancreas is sharing his story of gratitude with dozens of people in Rochester on Tuesday night.
July 14, 2015 Congratulations to the students who earned a spot on the Chancellor's List for the Spring 2015 semester.
June 3, 2015 KTTC -- For three years, the corner of Broadway and 6th Street was occupied by abandoned parking lots and overgrown grass. Now all of the concrete is gone, and in its place a green space will grow, courtesy of the University of Minnesota-Rochester.
June 1, 2015 The admirable women in Lauren Smith's family have provided her with a strong support system and encouragement, and have guided her to graduate with her degree in BSHS as a member of the University of Minnesota Rochester’s inaugural class of 2013, and to her career in marketing communications.