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New Transfer Students; Wondering What Your Orientation Would Be Like?

Welcome new students! Hope everyone is having a wonderful summer so far! Too bad this summer vacation is going to be over in a month, but soon you will be starting a new chapter of your life at the University of Minnesota so you should be excited! :...
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10 Places to Visit Before You Graduate (St. Paul campus)

Hello guys! How is your summer going? Wonderful! Awesome! Me too. Today I would like to share my ten favorites places on the St. Paul campus. St. Paul campus is my base. I study here, work here and live here. I love it. Although the title is "10...
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A chat with future iSuccess mentors

Hi guys, I spoke recently with Tianxue Hu (Tess) and Jiacheng Zhang (James) about their experience with the iSuccess program and how they're looking forward to participate again this year, this time as mentors. What is iSuccess? James described it...
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New to the U and Want to Make Friends? Join IBP Buddy & Mentor Program!

Hey guys! Today I would like to introduce the Buddy & Mentor Program hosted by International Buddy Program (IBP) where I am working as an Event Coordinator. If you are a new student coming to the U, apply for a buddy and get advice from your...
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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...
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Diary and Meat Salesroom: Your Cub Foods on campus

Hello guys! Today I would like to share my favorite place on campus with you. It is a place where I can buy yummy ice cream, fresh meat, sweet honey and delicious cheese. Where is the place? Right here at the Diary and Meat Salesroom on the...
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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...
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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 (...
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Fundraising through Crowdfunding

Hello guys! I would like to introduce you a simple way to fundraise for University events. If your student group needs money to host a event, you can make a fundraising page through crowdfunding platorm which is provided by the University of...
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Off-Campus Housing: Searching a New Home

So you’re halfway through your freshman/first-year of college and you’re having a great time in the dorms with your newfound friends but you’re tired of having dorm food every day, having to shower in the common bathroom down the hallway only to...

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