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Post-Bulletin: Chamber Team To Learn In Germany

July 11, 2014

A group of Rochester city leaders soon will travel to Germany to look for work force ideas that can be adapted for use here, including University of Minnesota Rochester Chancellor Stephen Lehmkuhle.

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Post-Bulletin: UMR Hires Vice Chancellor

July 9, 2014

Lori J. Carrell has been hired by the University of Minnesota-Rochester to be the school's new vice chancellor for academic affairs and student development, the school announced Tuesday.

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Lori Carrell Appointed As New Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Student Development At UMR

Lori J. Carrell, Ph.D.

July 8, 2014

The University of Minnesota Rochester is happy to announce that Lori J. Carrell, Ph.D. has been selected as the new Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Student Development.

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Course On Wellness, Holistic Healing Takes UMR Students To Japan

Kelly Dano Japan Trip

July 2, 2014

Learning didn't end for a group of University of Minnesota Rochester students even though the semester did as they took their education overseas for a course titled Philosophies of Wellness: Holistic Healing in Japan.

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UMR Students Volunteer With Global Brigades In Nicaragua

Global Brigades Nicaragua

June 24, 2014

A group of UMR students traveled to Nicaragua where they worked with licensed medical professionals and community health workers to provide health services. Cassidy Steinberg, a junior at UMR, describes her experiences and why she wants to go back.

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Minnesota Daily: Student Leaders Seek To Unify University Campuses

June 18, 2014

In their final report of the year, student representatives to the Board of Regents highlighted the need for the University of Minnesota to operate more efficiently as a multi-campus system last week.

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BICB Student Scott Simpkins Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Scott Simpkins, Chad Myers BICB

June 17, 2014

Scott Simpkins' interests in toxicology and nutrition have led him to the BICB program at the University of Minnesota and a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

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KAAL: UMR Makes Big Donation to Local Youth Oriented Charities

June 16, 2014

The University of Minnesota Rochester has made a huge contribution to three local charities in the Rochester area.

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Post-Bulletin: UMR, City Might Swap Green Space For Campus Development

June 11, 2014

The University of Minnesota Rochester might swap land with the City of Rochester as construction plans for UMR's campus move forward. The exchange would provide green space for both parties, resulting in no loss of park space for the city, said Jay Hesley, UMR's Assistant Vice Chancellor.

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Post-Bulletin: Local Colleges Try To Learn From Campus Shootings

June 7, 2014

In the wake of multiple college campus shootings, local colleges, including University of Minnesota Rochester, are taking a closer look at their own emergency plans.


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