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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

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UMN students host Earth Day conference

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published May 3, 2022
Panel experts spoke about water quality and rural climate resilience in Minnesota.
University researchers study harmful “forever chemicals” amid expanded monitoring plan

University researchers study harmful “forever chemicals” amid expanded monitoring plan

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published April 6, 2022
PFAS chemicals are a growing concern for ecosystems and public health.
Second-year student Madison Stoltzman works in a lab in the Universitys Food Science and Nutrition Building on Monday, March 21. Stoltzman assisted masters students on two research projects studying pea proteins in beverages.

UMN Plant Protein Innovation Center encourages student participation in research across colleges, departments

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published March 24, 2022
The center offers research opportunities to students from all majors.
UMN Forever Green Initiative develops sustainable winter-season crops for Minnesota farmers

UMN Forever Green Initiative develops sustainable winter-season crops for Minnesota farmers

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published February 8, 2022
Kernza is a winter-season wheat alternative developed through a breeding program at the University.
CEO of CM Dr. Aminul Mehadi works in a lab to develop Next-gen power magnetics.

University alum receives $100,000 grant for green magnetic core technology

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published January 27, 2022
Dr. Aminul Mehedi’s startup company creates environmentally friendly magnetic material that is being used to charge electric cars.
UMN student project begins developing new model for solar panel technology

UMN student project begins developing new model for solar panel technology

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published January 19, 2022
The project will address sustainability and environmental issues by making solar panel installation more accessible for consumers.
UMN and Minneapolis Public Schools partner to develop learning and teaching strategies

UMN and Minneapolis Public Schools partner to develop learning and teaching strategies

by Gabrielle Lombard
Published December 24, 2021
The Minneapolis Foundation funded the partnership to improve educational experiences in the Minneapolis school district.
Courtesy photo of Jerry Shurson (second from left) with the Integrated Animal Science Biology team

University of Minnesota animal science scholars research biosecurity of animal feed

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published December 16, 2021
Interdisciplinary approach helps African Swine Fever Virus preventative research.
University of Minnesota scholars research health benefits of manoomin

University of Minnesota scholars research health benefits of manoomin

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published December 10, 2021
Indigenous knowledge of the ancient grain helps researchers understand its significance.
University Water Council promotes coordination of water resources and collaboration through virtual network

University Water Council promotes coordination of water resources and collaboration through virtual network

by Tess Fitzhenry
Published December 6, 2021
Experts collaborate across Minnesota to combine water research.