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Become a Health Advocate!

Hello gophers! If you're living in the residence halls next year (2016-2017) and are excited about promoting health, apply for the Health Advocate position today! What are Health Advocates? Great question! They are students appointed as health...
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Tips on How to Travel on a Budget

Spring break is coming, and one of the best ways to spend it is to travel! I know, as a college student, we have to be smart on how we spend our money. But that doesn't mean that you can't go travelling over the spring break. Now I'm going to give...
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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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My experience at the University of Minneapolis Job and Internship fair

The U of M Job and Internship Fair was definitely an enriching experience for me. At the fair, there were over 350 organizations looking for talented and enthusiastic students willing to be part of their teams. As it was my first time being there, I...
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A Major in Sociology

What is Sociology? Well I know that a lot of international students have never heard of this discipline before, or if they have, maybe they don't really understand what its about. Kudos to those of you who know this academic discipline! So what is...
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Are you looking for an on-campus job opportunity?

Hi guys! Today I am going to introduce how to find an on-campus job. I worked at the Office of the Registrar during the winter break and in my opinion, working on campus is a great way to not only make some extra money but also gain work experience...
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Economics Major: What Classes Do I Need To Take?

Here's a question upcoming and current college students ask: What classes I need to take in order to graduate with XXX major? Different majors have different class requirements, some majors require more classes than others, and some majors demand a...
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My visit to the CBS Conservatory

Hello guys! I visited the College of Biological Sciences (CBS) Greenhouse last Friday and would like to share my experience with you. The CBS Greenhouse is located at 1534 Lindig Street on the U of M's St. Paul campus. The public hours are 9am to 3:...
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Schedule Builder: A tool that makes registration easier

Hello everyone! Hope spring break was rejuvenating and refreshing for all of you! As we are racing towards the end of this semester with innumerable midterms, quizzes and papers, the stress of chalking out schedules for the next semester just adds...
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Beating the Language Barrier

Hi Guys, As you may know, many international students suffer from some kind of language barrier when they transition from their home countries. Its perfectly normal that it should happen, after all, speaking a second or third language isn’t just...

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