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Chau Mai's picture

10 must-bring items from your home when you decide to come to UMN!

You finished long essays, submitted your application, and finally got accepted into the U. Congrats! It seems like all of the difficult tasks have been completed. Are you sure? Because there is still one more important job that will affect your...
An Le's picture

Global Gopher Events

If going to college in America is your very first experience far away from home, you may wonder how you can succeed at one of the Big 10 universities as a student, as a future leader, and as a person. Knowing your unspoken concerns, the...
Uyen Dang's picture

I decided my major from working at Papa John's Pizza!

During my two years at a community college before transferring to the U, I knew that I would want to pursue a degree in Business. I had some ideas in mind about either Accounting or Finance, partly because many people say that it would help me find...
Pallavi Janiani's picture

Living in the Dorms

Often all you hear about residential halls is negative aspects. However, residential halls have a benefit attached to them, that surpasses all these issue. Even though, it is not compulsory for first year students to stay in on campus housing, I...
Caterina Taronna's picture

5 things you may not know about the St Paul campus

You may hear at some point about the St Paul campus but you might never have to take a class over there... Since I’m a Nutrition major and I’m in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences (CFANS) the majority of my classes will...
Pierre Abillama's picture

CSE Student Groups on Campus: Get ready for the fair!

CSE student groups are a great way to get involved on campus, get exposed to your major, develop some early hands-on experience in your field. However, these groups also help gain confidence by meeting new people and building your network. If you...
Diksha Srishyla's picture

Common registration dilemmas and how to resolve them

It seems like this semester started just yesterday...and it is already time to register for next semester! By now, most of you should have received your registration time slot on MyU, should have met with your advisor and be looking at your 4-year...
Bach Nguyen's picture

New Mentorship Program at the Carlson School for International Students

Are you an incoming international students at the Carlson School? There is a new program designed specifically for you! This semester, the Carlson School of Management is launching a first-ever pilot Carlson School International Peer Mentorship...
Natalia Morales's picture

My experience as a Section Leader of the First Year Experience Program

The CLA First-Year Experience program is an online, 2-credit program offered by the College of Liberal Arts. This program for first-year students takes place during their initial fall and spring semester. The program welcomes new students to the...
Adrian Rong Qian Pang's picture

UMN Study Abroad

If there is one memory of the U that I am fond of during my time here, it is it's rich and well-structured learning abroad center. It is ranked among the five largest and most successful learning abroad center on campus. With the increasing emphasis...

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