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First-year students found Jewish sorority

May 5, 2016

When Margarita Lyadova came to the University of Minnesota last fall, the first-year student said she had a hard time adjusting.     Lyadova and several other first-year University students...

TED Talks come to Northrop

May 2, 2016

More than 1,000 people crowded into Northrop last Friday to hear speakers ranging from a beard competitor to a local entrepreneur.     The independent TED event was organized by University of...

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Video games serious work for CSE group

April 28, 2016

In the last five years, the members of the University of Minnesota Video Game Development Club have cranked out more than 40 games.      The group showed off their latest project, “Unwelcome,”...

Multicultural centers decry budget cuts

April 21, 2016

Some University of Minnesota student cultural centers are petitioning to change funding application processes after student committee members cut their budgets and made insensitive remarks at meetings.     After...

University of Minnesota student Lilah White speaks to a small group during a session at the American Indian Science and Engineering Society's Leadership Summit at IBM in Rochester on Saturday.

Bridging heritage and STEM

April 18, 2016

Environmental studies student Lilah White said she sometimes struggles to reconcile her American Indian perceptions of nature with the curriculum in her classes.     She said some solutions to...

Homi CEO Philip Xiao, right, and Head of User Acquisition Greg Paik pose in their new office space in the Minnesota Supercomputer Building on Monday afternoon. Homi is a new start-up app that was designed to build relationships between students and alumni.

Tech startup links students with U alumni

April 14, 2016

A new networking app is working to humanize the post-college job hunt by connecting students to alumni who have already weathered the process.     The app, called Homi, launched at the University...