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Biochar: The Hot Material You Don't Know About

June 18, 2019

You know charcoal. (Summer picnic, anyone?) But do you know about the economic and environmental benefits of its close cousin, biochar?
Polytropos in the studio, UMD's new large public art sculpture

6,000 Pounds Coming Down

June 17, 2019

UMD prepares for major art installation.
Photo by Michael Furtman: A baby woodcock chick being held in a person's hands.

Getting to the Point with Woodcock Research

June 12, 2019

The quiet, brown speckled woodcock is difficult for scientists to find in the forest for research. Enter the pointing dog.

Scoring with a Financial Degree

June 11, 2019

Professional hockey player Rob Bordson returned to LSBE to attain his B.B.A., which was a high priority on his "must-do" list. 
image of a rural road

New Sensors Keep Cars Safe

June 10, 2019

GPS-based system warns drivers about lane departures and curves.
UMD students Bryant McLelland, Kendra Dean, and Kaleb Montgomery in Keene Creek Park

Projects in the Park

June 5, 2019

Students work together to assess, address, and improve parks in Duluth.
UMD Pharmacy image: double helix made out of pills

Pharmacy News

June 3, 2019

June 2019 news from faculty and staff of the College of Pharmacy Duluth.
The University of Newcastle (UoN), Australia logo - horses head

Fellowship Awarded

May 15, 2019

Dr. Devaleena Das, Dept. of Anthropology, Sociology & Criminology, has been awarded a Visiting Research Fellowship. 
UMD Shark Tank winners Andrew Knoll & Joe Kastner (Knoll Restorations) holding trophy

3D Vintage Motorcycle Parts Business Wins

May 10, 2019

Duluth’s business sharks/judges chose Knoll Restorations as the winner of the fourth annual UMD Shark Tank event.
Cassandra Rood

Language and Learning

May 9, 2019

New program at UMD supports international connections.

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