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May 21, 2019 Earlier this month, University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) hosted its 9th annual Research and Education Symposium at the DoubleTree Hotel. Students had the opportunity to present their posters and participate in oral presentations.
May 14, 2019 More than 80 students will receive their degrees at the University of Minnesota Rochester’s (UMR) commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 18. The following were selected to speakers at commencement.
May 9, 2019 Three student groups from the University of Minnesota Rochester had the opportunity to compete against other undergraduate students from Minnesota this past April for a researched solution to a presented health problem.
April 29, 2019 When not attending classes, Lis Pearson, a senior at the University of Minnesota Rochester, is a Special Research Student (SRS) in Mayo Clinic’s lab studying Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). Her interest and research in PKD started last summer when she participated in the Nephrology & Urology Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (nuSURF) program for ten weeks with Mayo Clinic researchers.
April 5, 2019 Sue Simon, Nurse Manager at Generose 1 West, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 President’s Community Partner Award. University of Minnesota Rochester’s Chancellor Lori J. Carrell is delighted to recognize Simon's commitment to civic responsibility and leadership in partnership with Minnesota Campus Compact.
March 4, 2019 Perry Telander, Director of Student Success Coaching at the University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR), is one of four recipients of the John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising across the five University of Minnesota system campuses.
February 19, 2019 On March 4, to celebrate Women’s History Month, the UMR community will come together to hear stories from current women leaders in health care. This event will highlight women leaders from Mayo Clinic with UMR Chancellor Dr. Lori Carrell being one of the moderators.
January 10, 2019 Each year, Rochester Public Utilities and the Olmsted County Environmental Commission award several individuals and organizations in Rochester the Environmental Achievement Award for their significant contributions to environmental quality in Olmsted County. This year, UMR was nominated by Joseph Marchesani who is a member of the Olmsted County Environmental Commission.
November 14, 2018 Christine Chukwuocha, a sophomore at the University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) from Brooklyn Park, Minn. has a passion for health care. She chose to attend UMR because of its small class sizes, one-on-one interaction with faculty, research opportunities and its location near the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.
November 9, 2018 The University of Minnesota Rochester (UMR) is a unique, community-focused undergraduate health sciences university that brings students multi-faceted academic and research opportunities through collaboration with the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. One of these opportunities is through the Special Research Student (SRS) program with Mayo Graduate School.