Social Life

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Juggling Club

The University of Minnesota boasts over a thousand student groups. Student groups on campus cover an array of categories ranging from academic and career-based student groups to athletic, cultural, political, and leisure-based student groups. It’s a...
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Global Minnesota at Small World Coffee Hour (SWCH)

Small World Coffee Hour through multicultural events offers, to international and U.S students as well as staff members, a space to share and learn about other cultures. These events are a great experience for international students to share their...
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Homecoming Concert 2016!

Time goes by so fast here at the U, between academics and everything else. So again, we find ourselves at the brink of Homecoming 2016! Homecoming is one of the biggest events held by Student Unions and Activities (SUA). There are lots of activities...
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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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Amazing Yellowstone road trip

Hello everyone! I hope that you all are having a fabulous beginning to summer vacation! I was so excited to start my summer break with a fantastic road trip to Yellowstone National Park. The view along the road was beautiful as well as in...
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The Festival of Colors: Holi at UMN!

You may or may not be familiar with Holi. It is an Indian festival of colors, with a mythological origin signifying the triumph of good over evil. On this day, people go out onto the streets with colored powder and throw these at friends, family and...
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BRAZUSC, the Brazilian Undergraduate Student Conference:

Hi guys, I wanted to share with you all the great opportunity I had this semester, which was to attend the Brazilian Student Association event in Chicago. BRASA is an association created by Brazilian students that were obtaining their undergraduate...
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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...
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Malaysian Night 2016

Hi Gophers! The University's Malaysian Student Association (PERSISMA) has been busy preparing for the biggest event of the year again, yeap, Malaysian Night 2016 . The theme for this year's event is Pasar Malam or Night Market. Night markets are, as...
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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...