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April 20, 2015 The opportunity for undergraduate students to work directly with physicians in a patient care setting is a rare one. But with the emergence of electronic health records (EHR), medical scribes have taken a role in health care while allowing providers to focus on patient care. And it's allowing pre-med students to receive valuable hospital experience.
April 15, 2015 2013 Graduate Ellie Linscheid has been working towards a career she will love! From four years at UMR, to professional school in Lombard, Illinois, Ellie has been preparing herself for a rewarding career as a Doctor of Chiropractic.
April 13, 2015 Being successful at University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) doesn’t just mean getting good grades, it also means making the most out of your college experience. So what are ways students can strive for success?
April 10, 2015 What Are They Doing Now? Many students from University of Minnesota Rochester have excelled in their field upon completing their degree, including Gavin Mark, a 2014 graduate.
April 6, 2015 A student's grades can indicate "how" they are performing but they don't necessarily show educators "why" they are performing at specific levels. How do educators determine "why" some students perform better or worse in this class or that class within a college curriculum?
April 2, 2015 (Post-Bulletin) -- "We want to build a campus that's part of the community, not separate from it," said Stephen Lehmkuhle, Chancellor of the University of Minnesota Rochester, because it encourages what he calls "creative collisions" with the denizens of downtown Rochester.
March 31, 2015 (Post-Bulletin) -- Two groups of local dancers blitzed a ballroom dance competition in Iowa on Saturday and returned to Rochester carrying trophies and wearing gold medals.
March 30, 2015 Organic Chemistry. It's a course that is typically taken in a student's second-year on other campuses and that is often dreaded by those who have to take it. But at the University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR), students in the Bachelor of Science in Health Science program (BSHS) jump right in their first year, and for good reason.
March 27, 2015 This year marks the 40th Annual World Festival, a fun opportunity for the Rochester community to learn from their neighbors about different cultures and countries from around the world.