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Kalliopi Panagi's picture

Tips for thriving during the first semester at the U!

​During the beginning of my freshman year I remember myself being anxious about classes. I thought that I wouldn't be able to completely understand the professors and that I would find it difficult to distinguish the key points during lectures...
Kalliopi Panagi's picture

A study group? Should I try this out?

You will probably hear lot of college students, especially those of scientific majors, say that courses such as general chemistry and calculus are difficult and students try so hard to get an A. They will tell you that they struggle get above the...
Leonardo Buzzetto's picture

UMN summer research series – Fabio Hodo

Hi guys, Now that it is summer, our ambassadors are on their break. Many students choose to use this time to go back home and relax, work, take summer classes or do research at the university, among other things. We wanted to do a special series at...
Leonardo Buzzetto's picture

Your UMN Advisor

Hi guys! Thinking about all the incoming students that we’ll be seeing around campus soon (and also the current students who don’t use this resource often), I’d like to tell you about your Academic Advisor. Academic Advisors are your go-to resource...
Diksha Srishyla's picture

Undergraduate Research Symposium 2016!

Every year, the University of Minnesota hosts a research symposium intended for undergraduates across all colleges/majors to present posters or oral presentations of research they conducted through the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (...
Natalia Morales's picture

Need to write a paper for your final exam?

Some courses at the University of Minnesota require students to write Papers during the semester and as their final exams. Good thing that the University offers a great service at the Student Writing Support that can help you in every step of the...
Fabio Hodo's picture

Fun Classes you must try!

Hello guys, So you are in college now, taking 15 credits of Introduction to Physics, Calculus 1, Chemistry, Microeconomics etc. You feel you can take one more class, maybe something fun. try something new. In that case, you are reading the right...
Diksha Srishyla's picture

The Public Health Minor

The Public Health Minor Do you find yourself in a downright frenzy as you contemplate a vast array of options on what major and/or minor to pursue in college? The University of Minnesota has many highly ranked programs for you to choose from. Let me...
Anh Hoang's picture

Best business major in Carlson School of Management

If you ask me what is the best business-related major in my opinion, I would say, without a doubt, is MIS (Management Information Systems). Due to the incresing demand of data mining and data analysis, there is a growing need for MIS graduates, thus...
Adrian Rong Qian Pang's picture

A Letter for Incoming and Future Gophers

Hi! I hope all of you are doing great with life and I hope everything is great for you guys! I received an email from an incoming Malaysian to the University and I have given my thoughts about the U from all aspects as well as from my personal...

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