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Inside This Issue:

  • Board of Regents June meeting highlights.
  • U of M maps genome of the last living wild horse species.
  • Feature: Caring for Brianna: Helping a patient smile after paralysis.
  • Awards and Recognition: the U of M System has been ranked fifth in the U.S. in sustainability impact and among the top 10 percent worldwide; and more.

Inside This Issue:

Brief summer schedule: June 19; July 10 and 24; Aug. 7 and 21. Weekly publication resumes Sept. 4.

  • Rural roads may soon last longer with customized asphalt mixes.
  • Study reveals immunotherapy's potential in boosting immune systems of older individuals.
  • Awards and Recognition: the Technological Leadership Institute and partners have received a $120 million grant to expand semiconductor manufacturing in the state; and more.

Inside This Issue:

Brief summer schedule: June 5 and 19; July 10 and 24; Aug. 7 and 21. Weekly publication resumes Sept. 4.

  • New tool provides highly localized climate projections for Minnesota communities.
  • Awards and Recognition: V. V. Ganeshananthan has won the 2024 Carol Shields Prize for Fiction; and more.

Inside This Issue:

Brief summer schedule: May 22; June 5 and 19; July 10 and 24; Aug. 7 and 21. Weekly publication resumes Sept. 4.

  • Board of Regents May meeting highlights.
  • U of M study finds metformin reduces COVID-19 viral load, viral rebound.
  • Awards and Recognition: William McGeveran has been named as the next dean of the Law School; and more.

Inside This Issue:

Summer schedule: May 22; June 5 and 19; July 10 and 24; Aug. 7 and 21. Weekly publication resumes Sept. 4.

  • May 9-10 - Board of Regents meets.
  • Annual operating budget feedback sought.
  • Researchers create new chemical compound to solve 120-year-old problem.
  • Feature: Physician pipeline.
  • Awards and Recognition: Iowa and Minnesota Campus Compact announced the winners of the 2024 President’s and Engaged Campus Awards; and more.

Inside This Issue:

  • 2024 commencement ceremonies begin systemwide.
  • Awards and Recognition: Announcing the 2024-27 McKnight Presidential Fellows; and more.

Inside This Issue:

  • Features: Empowering sport for all; Joyful noise.
  • Awards and Recognition: Rachel Hardeman was recently named one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People in the World; and more.

Inside This Issue:

  • Features: Finding hope in Alzheimer’s care; Alley-oop; Stability after a lifetime of knee pain.
  • Awards and Recognition: 2024 recipients of Biotechnology and Biomanufacturing Seed Grants; and more.

Inside This Issue:

  • Feature: Animals make us better people.
  • Awards and Recognition: Announcing the recipients of the 2024 Distinguished McKnight University Professor Award; and more.

Inside This Issue:

  • U of M startup launches new tool that connects patients with doctors.
  • Awards and Recognition: The Masonic Cancer Center has received $20.4 million and comprehensive cancer center status renewal by the National Cancer Institute; and more.