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Art fair showcases work by CLA students

November 19, 2009

Sara Sneer doesnâÄôt consider herself an artist. This is why Sneer, a Spanish and Portuguese studies sophomore, almost didnâÄôt enter her photographs in the 2009 College of Liberal Arts...

U leads national program to help farmers

November 4, 2009

The University of Minnesota has been awarded a grant to establish a national training coordination center to lead a program that will educate eligible farmers who have been negatively impacted by imports....

Group receives ethics research grant to protect human subjects

October 26, 2009

A group of University of Minnesota faculty and top scholars across the nation recently began an unprecedented project that will address ethical concerns in nanomedicine research. The project will focus...

Steve Willis and Georgia Rubenstein eat snacks from around the World at the new Hungry Planet exhibit at the Bell Museum on Thursday.

Bell Museum exhibit showcases what the world eats

October 22, 2009

What does the world eat? The Bell Museum of Natural History shed some light on that question as people of all ages gathered for the opening of the âÄúHungry Planet: What the World Eats,âÄù...

U releases new wheat variety

September 29, 2009

The University of Minnesota has developed a new wheat variety with enhanced performance compared to other breeds. After about 10 years of testing, the wheat, called âÄúSabin,âÄù was determined...

University students Kimberly Reed, left, Gina Robinson-Haase, and Zee Chattha check over a diagram Monday in their Foundations of Biology class. The class is held in an Active Learning Classroom designed to create an interactive and flexible learning space for students through the use of technology.

Pilot classrooms serve as model

September 22, 2009

Samantha Miller doesnâÄôt just rely on her instructor or textbook to help her solve problems in her Foundations of Biology class. Miller, a University of Minnesota sophomore and neuroscience major,...