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August 12, 2016 Starting in Fall 2017, the University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) will be offering a Nursing Guarantee Option for students interested in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree through the University of Minnesota.
August 8, 2016 The school year will be starting early for a new group of students at the University of Minnesota Rochester, in order to give them intentional support as they make the life-changing transition from high school to college. This support was brought together by the innovative collaboration of UMR's faculty and staff, to ensure these new students are ready for a rigorous academic year and their leadership opportunity on campus.
July 13, 2016 (KIMT) -- We've been talking a lot over the past week about police and community relations. As tensions are high throughout the nation, locally, we're continuing to see officers get out into the community. On Tuesday night, the University of Minnesota Rochester UMR CONNECTS speaker was Officer James Bradley and his K-9 partner, Duke.
July 11, 2016 (Post-Bulletin) -- The University of Minnesota Rochester has its sights set on growth. Now that UMR has reached a "stabilization period" with enrollment, leaders are ready to focus on ramping up the number of students on campus. UMR Chancellor Stephen Lehmkuhle presented preliminary plans Wednesday to the University of Minnesota system's governing body, the Board of Regents.
May 19, 2016 A passionate teacher, a dedicated researcher and a leader to her faculty colleagues. Dr. Molly Dingel has become the University of Minnesota Rochester's first tenured faculty member.
May 16, 2016 With a flip of the tassel and the toss of a hat, a new batch of University of Minnesota Rochester graduates head out into the world to face the challenges their degree has prepared them for.
May 13, 2016 The "happy-go-lucky" man you see every day driving home from work, the woman who demonstrates one random act of kindness a day, the pioneer who helped men land on the moon. Capturing and sharing these unique stories from the people who call Rochester home was the focus for three University of Minnesota Rochester students participating in a joint project with the Med City Beat, a Rochester online-only news service.
May 10, 2016 Did you know the sex of many reptile species is determined by temperature? UMR Assistant Professor of Biology Kelsey Metzger co-authored a paper recently published in the journal GENETICS that discusses new research identifying the first gene associated with temperature-dependent sex determination in any reptile.
May 6, 2016 The spring semester at the University of Minnesota Rochester isn't in the books without the annual UMR Research and Education Symposium and Capstone Presentations. These two unique events highlight the hard work students have done all semester and throughout their journey at UMR.
April 29, 2016 Two sisters, six years apart in age, both have a passion for health care and found their niche at University of Minnesota Rochester.