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NRRI Recent Funding Awards

September 1, 2020

Natural Resource Research Institute funding awarded between January 1 and August 28, 2020.
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UMD Helps at a Safe Shelter

August 31, 2020

College students volunteer at the Steve O’Neil Apartments.
UMD NRRI Chemistry and Materials Science Program Leader (Materials and Bioeconomy) Brian Barry in the  Chemical Extractives Lab.

Minnesota Leading in Biochar Research and Demonstration

August 24, 2020

Biochar is gaining interest around the globe. NRRI is working to understand all of its potential.

Supporting American Indian Students

August 21, 2020

Lea Carr is retiring from her position as assistant director of the American Indian Learning Resource Center on September 1.
Archie Vomachka on the Cason J. Calloway Ore Boat

Odlaug's Plankton Research

August 19, 2020

Students experience risk and exhilaration during Great Lakes research trips.
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In Anticipation of a Safe Welcome

August 18, 2020

The start of this school year is unlike any other.
Caged cover art

"Caged," a Musical Piece, Honors Victims

August 17, 2020

Faculty use art to call attention to oppression and racism.

Pandemic Necessitates Pivot

August 13, 2020

Adapted internship enables social work student to secure additional skills.

Meet the Researcher: Cally Hunt

August 11, 2020

Pandemic doesn’t slow down new NRRIer in new product development.
Lake Superior beach scene

Expert Alert: Chemistry and Microplastics

August 6, 2020

Melissa Maurer-Jones researches the impact of plastics on Lake Superior.


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