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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).
April 5, 2016 It was a successful and dance-filled day for the University of Minnesota Rochester Ballroom Dance Team who attended the Iowa DanceSport Classic in Cedar Rapids this past weekend.
April 1, 2016 Taking a step outdoors, even in the middle of the winter, can show students, first-hand, how the environment influences health. Earlier this month, Public Health faculty member Jessie Barnett had her students bundle up and take a field trip to better understand how the natural environment impacts health.
March 31, 2016 (Post-Bulletin) -- Alcohol and drugs can be a difficult thing to avoid on a college campus, especially for students who struggle with addiction. That's why the University of Minnesota Rochester is asking legislators for funding to support a program for students who are in long-term recovery from alcohol or drug addiction.
March 24, 2016 University of Minnesota Rochester faculty member Yuko Taniguchi has been chosen by the Bush Foundation for a 2016 Bush Fellowship. She is among 24 leaders from across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and 23 Native nations who were chosen for their records of achievement and their extraordinary potential to make significant contributions to the region.
March 11, 2016 Spending a day surrounded by the renowned researchers and educators at Mayo Clinic, studying a topic that she is passionate about, and then presenting on that topic to experts in the field -- Hawa Ali is doing something only a select few get the chance to pursue.