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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.
May 27, 2015 Post Bulletin -- Unlike nearly all other universities, UMR treats the fourth year of the undergraduate experience as a time of exploration untethered from the UMR campus. After nearly three years of taking required courses in the health sciences, UMR students are free to chart their own course in their final undergraduate year.
May 18, 2015 KTTC -- More than one hundred students graduated from the University of Minnesota Rochester today, celebrating their four hard years of academic and personal achievements.
May 4, 2015 The fear of the unknown. When you're in college, everything is new, in both a social and academic setting. So how do students deal with vague, uncertain, and incomplete understanding of the concepts and skills that they need to become successful lifelong learners and, eventually, effective professionals and citizens?
May 4, 2015 There's no turning back -- you’re in the midst of finals and it's a stressful time no matter how well you prepared. Kris Barry, UMR Health and Wellness Advocate, suggests that students find healthy ways to release tension, stay focused, and relax and restore.
May 1, 2015 The student nominated for this month's "Monthly Student Spotlight" is an exceptional student in every sense of the word, according to his student success coach.