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...
Jinju Park's picture

Things you have to know before class registration

Hey guys! As we’re nearing the end of this semester, there’s one thing you should keep an eye on; class registration for fall semester is coming! Some classes get filled up really quickly, so you should plan ahead in order to successfully enroll in...
Qi Wang's picture

My trip to University of Minnesota Morris

Hello guys! Do you know how many campuses are within the University of Minnesota system? Well, the answer is 5. (Crookston, Twin Cities, Morris, Rochester and Duluth) Although I have been studying at the Twin Cities campus for one and a half years,...
Faruk Aydin's picture

College vs. High School: Academics

Anyone remember transitioning from middle school to high school? I was told that high school was going to be much harder; more advanced classes, SATs, APs, searching for universities, waiting for acceptance and as if it wasn’t enough, teenage...
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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...
Yang Yang Sim's picture

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...
Adrian Rong Qian Pang's picture

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...
Uyanga Ganbaatar's picture

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...
Fabio Hodo's picture

What is a class like at the University of Minnesota?

Hey guys, When I first got my acceptance letter from the University of Minnesota I was, of course, really excited, but I also had a lot of questions in my head, one of them being: "What are classes like at the University of Minnesota?". We know that...