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March 3, 2015 › One of the foundations of the unique curriculum at University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) is collaborative learning. But this type of teamwork isn't something most people naturally know how to do.
March 2, 2015 › Lauren Henke, is a senior at University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) graduating this spring with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science (BSHS) degree and this month's student chosen for the "Monthly Student Spotlight". She just got accepted into an Orthotic and Prosthetic graduate program and won a scholarship from the school because she was a top academic admit.
February 27, 2015 › During any given semester at University of Minnesota Rochester, dozens of students, mainly during their junior or senior years, will take their education outside of Rochester and into a study away opportunity. This past semester, Anjelica Montano, a junior at UMR, traveled to Banaglore, India through the Learning Abroad Center at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and as part of her Capstone experience.
February 24, 2015 › The saying "you can't really understand another person's experience until you've walked a mile in their shoes" rings true for those who work in the health care field.
February 23, 2015 › You're in your senior year of high school, anxiously wondering what the future holds and wondering what steps to take to get the most out of it. So we asked our UMR student bloggers, Emily, Sarah and Monica, for advice, because they've been there (and not too long ago)!
February 23, 2015 › It was a busy weekend on campus with more than 80 people visiting for the annual Family Weekend, an opportunity for University of Minnesota Rochester students to have their parents, siblings and extended family members experience UMR and the city of Rochester.
February 18, 2015 › The UMR Chapter of Oxfam, along with the Activators student club, and Channel 1 Food Bank held a community discussion tackling these issues of homelessness, poverty, hunger, human trafficking and all stigmas in the Rochester Area.
February 13, 2015 › A new University of Minnesota Rochester student club received a financial boost in the form of a grant to help them increase awareness about their cause.
February 11, 2015 › Jessie Gascoigne has accomplished many things since she was part of the inaugural class at University of Minnesota Rochester. She's using the experiences and knowledge she obtained during her time at UMR to lead her through medical school and beyond.
February 9, 2015 › Imagine being hired as a librarian but told you wouldn't have any books – or at least not very many. That's just what happened when Mary Beth Sancomb-Moran started at University of Minnesota Rochester in 2006.