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Two U councils to become senates

Two U councils to become senates

September 16, 2010

In the midst of elevating their status, two University of Minnesota staff committees want to gain greater visibility and influence. The Council of Academic Professionals and Administrators and the Civil...

Study finds a new way to prevent lung cancer

September 15, 2010

It’s no secret that regular tobacco smokers put themselves at risk of developing lung cancer, but there is new evidence to suggest that this chance can be reduced by regularly consuming a mix of...

Study sheds light on decision-making

September 13, 2010

People who gamble may seem to make confusing and questionable decisions when betting is involved and often take a loss as a result. However, these choices are often more sound than they seem, according...

UMD to open financial planning lab for students

September 9, 2010

The University of Minnesota’s Duluth campus has teamed with JNBA Financial Advisors, a Bloomington-based financial planning firm, to open one of the nation’s first financial planning learning...

Arden Lillemoe, one of the many children who visit the Minnesota State Fair, rides a car-carrousel on Saturday.  The Pediatrics Department conducts research on children at the Fair to better understand DNA characteristics.

Pediatrics department conducts genetic research at fair

September 7, 2010

This year, the Minnesota State Fair provided some young fairgoers with more than fried food on sticks and fresh air. Dr. Logan Spector, an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Minnesota,...