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Research Opportunities at the U

I am sure you guys know that the University of Minnesota is one of the biggest public research universities. That means we all have the opportunity to do research here. Here are some ways to do research/getting into a lab: 1. Undergraduate Research...
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What is a class like at the University of Minnesota?

Hey guys, When I first got my acceptance letter from the University of Minnesota I was, of course, really excited, but I also had a lot of questions in my head, one of them being: "What are classes like at the University of Minnesota?". We know that...
Diksha Srishyla's picture

Make high school courses count as college classes – Transferring credits!

A lot of international students come to college having taken intensive classes under rigorous educational curricula like IB (International Baccalaureate), AP(advanced placement) and A levels. Did you know that such intensive high school classes in...
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How to rule the Career and Intership Fair with 1000% confidence

Have you ever had a sense of being socially awkward? Especially in settings when you are surrounded by so many people like a Career and Internship Fair? You sweat a lot while talking with recruiters, and sometimes it is so annoying that before...
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Perks of being in UMN's College of Biological Sciences (CBS)!

The University of Minnesota is one of the few institutions in the US that has a college specifically dedicated to the biological sciences. Usually, these courses fall under the college of liberal arts and sciences or the college of engineering,...
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"Major" Issues? Visit CAPE!

Hello gophers! Overwhelmed with the numerous major choices? As you enter the next semester exploring different courses, consider taking a workshop with Center for Academic Planning and Exploration (CAPE). Based on your personality, interests and...
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Finals Preparation

So it's that time of the semester again. This is the final stretch of the semester when students are doing their very best to achieve the desired results in their classes. This period is perhaps the most difficult time for most students as final...
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CSE 2015 Robot Show- R2-D2 would be proud!!

A large robot show was hosted at the University of Minnesota's McNamara Alumni Center on 14th Decemeber, 2015 and as many as 200 students participated in this event. It was a delight to see several students interested in an area that will soon take...
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Ways to thrive during finals!

A health psychologist says that “When you change your mind about stress you can change your body’s response to the stress”. In other words, if you view stress response as helpful you can use that as a driving force to succeed. Create your own...
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Research? Can I do that?

We always read that the University of Minnesota is a research university. But does that affect me? And the answer is of course: YES! Research is one of the best ways to earn lab experience, increase your knowledge while also getting paid for it (the...