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November 17, 2015 To a room filled with community members and leaders, university staff and faculty, and others vested in the future of the University of Minnesota Rochester, Chancellor Stephen Lehmkuhle gave his annual State of the Campus Address.
November 12, 2015 University of Minnesota Rochester students are currently in Kenya, Spain and the Netherlands, among other places. And next year the school hopes to recruit students in recovery from drug and alcohol abuse as well as students with goals to solve global health challenges.
November 11, 2015 Since 2008, the University of Minnesota Rochester has been in the heart of the Med City, establishing its reputation. Stephen Lehmkuhle, UMR Chancellor, addressed students and staff of UMR, as well as community members, at its 8th State of the Campus.
November 11, 2015 The University of Minnesota Rochester's UMR Connects series brings a different and inspiring speaker to the university each month. Tuesday night, a Rochester native with a passion for service and medicine was the guest of honor.
November 6, 2015 Last week, University of Minnesota Rochester celebrated student accomplishment and expressed its gratitude to the generous scholarship donors who assist in funding the education of some of our outstanding students.
October 26, 2015 Raking, painting, pruning, landscaping -- all chores people try to get done at their homes on the weekends. But for a group of University of Minnesota Rochester students, they spent their Saturday doing these things for others in the Rochester community.
October 23, 2015 Gail Sauter, Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance and Operations at University of Minnesota Rochester, has spent a lifetime working in higher education in Rochester. On Thursday evening, she was presented with the Lamp of Knowledge Award at the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Membership Celebration for that passion and commitment.
October 19, 2015 As talented high school seniors and their families face the difficult decision of where to attend college, scholarship dollars often make a difference. To financially support students looking to attend the University of Minnesota Rochester, the university will be changing the way it awards scholarships by holding a Health Care Scholars Day this February.
October 2, 2015 In an effort to maximize student success in an inclusive and diverse academic environment, the University of Minnesota Rochester will be establishing three new Living Learning Communities starting in fall of 2016.
September 25, 2015 The University of Minnesota Rochester welcomes a new Residential Life Director to campus, a role that is responsible for the operation of the residence hall while establishing and maintaining a community that fosters student well-being.