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Biking in Minneapolis

Hey guys! Did you know that Minneapolis is the most bike-friendly city in the U.S.? As a matter of fact, Minneapolis is the only city in the U.S. on the world's most bike-friendly list. Here's an article from the Star Tribune which talks about it...
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What to do in Minnesotan Winters

Are you worried you won’t have enough to do in the winter break? Let me help you out! I decided to stay in Minnesota for this winter and found different ways to keep myself busy! If you’re looking to rejuvenate from the stressful semester and want...
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Favorite Places In Twin Cities

There are many things to do on campus but sometimes, staying on campus for too long might get stressful. During the weekends, I like to get out of the campus and explore Twin Cities. Twin Cities offer a wide variety of activities from shopping to...
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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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Gophers Make Excellent Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs embody the promise of America: the idea that if you have a good idea and are willing to work hard and see it through, you can succeed in this country. And in fulfilling this promise, entrepreneurs also play a critical role in expanding...
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Math & Science: High School vs. College

What typical College of Science and Engineering students say: High School College Identity Everyone's go-to for homeworks Who am I? Challenge Participated in competitions to seek more challenge Not a challenge... it's SURVIVAL ( Tip : Don't be...
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The U-Pass

With such a great city to explore, getting around if you don't have a car or bike can be a bit difficult. That's why the Twin Cities has a great public transit system; Metro Transit. The University of Minnesota has teamed up with Metro Transit and...
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I am accepted. Now what?

So you got accepted and you confirmed your enrollment at the U. You have already told all your friends and family that you are going to the University of Minnesota, and now that your college search is over, you feel like there is nothing else left...
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Minnesota Twins - Student Days!

Baseball is commonly known as America's Pastime. With a vast amount of teams and leagues in the United States, pretty much every major city has a team you can root for! Here in Minnesota, we have the Minnesota Twins . The name of the team comes from...
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Design of Medical Devices Conference

The University of Minnesota hosts the Design of Medical Devices (DMD) Conference every Spring at the McNamara Alumni Center and the Commons Hotel on campus. The annual event brings together an international community of scientists, engineers and...

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