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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.
April 29, 2016 The University of Minnesota Rochester will host commencement for the Class of 2016 on Sunday, May 15 at 2 p.m.
April 19, 2016 (Post Bulletin: Our View Opinion Piece) -- A bill being considered by state lawmakers would give the University of Minnesota-Rochester $257,000 to create a Recovery On Campus program and $179,000 annually to keep it in place beyond 2020. The funding is worth considering for several reasons.
April 15, 2016 Four student teams from the University of Minnesota Rochester gained more experience in how to solve real-world health issues. Last month, they competed against other Minnesota undergraduate students to come up with a researched solution to a health problem.
April 6, 2016 The Minnesota Campus Compact Presidents' Awards for Public Engagement allows Chancellor Stephen Lehmkuhle to recognize the outstanding contributions and commitment to collaborative action by students, staff and faculty at (UMR).