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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.
May 1, 2015 UMR graduate earns a Master’s degree and works as an administrative assistant at Mayo Clinic Department of Lab Medicine and Pathology.
May 1, 2015 The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) and Mayo School of Health Sciences (MSHS) have admitted 32 students into the Bachelor of Science in Health Professions (BSHP) degree program that will begin this fall.
April 27, 2015 Set your calendar for this year's Research & Education Symposium to be held May 4-8, 2015 at the University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR).
April 27, 2015 UMR faculty member Ginny Wright-Peterson's book Women of Mayo Clinic: The Founding Generation (1883-1949) will be published by the Minnesota Historical Society Press.
April 24, 2015 During the stress of finals week, graduating Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (BSHS) students will give presentations on their Capstone experience –- a combined set of learning experiences focused on a theme that aligns with each student's personal and professional goals. Last semester, Gaolunha Nicole Vang, presented her unique experience that included an internship at the White House that has opened her eyes to the future goal of being surgeon general.