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Cast of One River Many Stories on stage.

One River, Many Stories... Many Awards

June 12, 2017

The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival announces big wins for UMD's Theatre Department.

NRRI Base Funding Gets Needed Boost

June 2, 2017

With an infusion of base funding that provides support for researchers and programs, NRRI is looking ahead to help the state prepare for a... more
Homer Rutledge meets with students

Enamoured with Interactivity

May 18, 2017

Connecting the user with technology has led Homer Rutledge to a top post at Google.

Art & Design Alumna Featured

May 12, 2017

UMD Art & Design alumna Annie Schweiger featured on Perfect Duluth Day
image of UMD sculpture

Photos Fly

April 26, 2017

Chemical engineering student's photos hit the national scene.
Prabhat Bhatterai

The Book that Inspired a Career

April 19, 2017

UMD alumnus Prabhat Bhatterai shapes a multi-country career in physics.
The 2016 Woman of the Year awards- people seated and eating

Inspiration Times Three

April 18, 2017

UMD's "Women of the Year" to be awarded.
UMD Gaypril pic

Gaypril at UMD

April 4, 2017

Queer-related events throughout the month are meant to bring awareness around the LGBTQ communities. #WeAllBelongHere
UMD's 2017 Clean Snowmobile Team standing by their snowmobile and trophies

A Sustainable Pedal to the Metal

March 20, 2017

UMD Clean Snowmobile Team finishes its 2017 season ahead of the pack.
Painting by Carl Gawboy

Improving Health Care for American Indians

March 15, 2017

Decades of hard work bring national attention to a UMD Master of Social Work grad.

Alumna is Minnesota Vikings Cheerleader

March 15, 2017

Her journey to the Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders has been full of a lot of hard work and incredible experiences. 
Michelle Johnson-Jennings

From Hope to Healing

March 9, 2017

An Interview with Michelle Johnson-Jennings, director of the Research for Indigenous Community Health (RICH) Center.
UMD's Mock Trial team in a judicial chamber

Big Win at American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament

March 7, 2017

No further questions- this Bulldog wowed at the American Mock Trial Association Regional Tournament.
UMD My Beautiful Library Contest winner

My Beautiful Library Photo & Film Contest

February 28, 2017

Capture images of UMD's Kathryn A. Martin Library.
UMD's 2017 Student Association members

Bulldog Lobby Day

February 14, 2017

All aboard the Bulldog bus, as a send-off for campus lobbyists planned.

A Grand Journey

February 13, 2017

Matt Rudig ‘01 has traveled thousand of miles over the course of a few years serving the public in unique ways. 
Duluth Poet Laureate Ellie Schoenfeld

Reflection, Motivation, and Inspiration

January 17, 2017

Alumna Ellie Schoenfeld celebrates life and community as Duluth's newest Poet Laureate.
Nicholas Vang

The Power of Language

January 11, 2017

Nicholas Vang mixes genres to liven middle school classes.

UMD Bulldogs of the Last Decade

January 11, 2017

BOLD, or Bulldogs Of the Last Decade, consists of young professionals who have graduated from UMD within the last ten years. 
Sheila Paintsil in the lab

The Running Life of a Student Researcher

January 6, 2017

Sheila Paintsil contributes to knowledge about cells and molecules.
Carrie Lelwica

From Kirby to Country

December 14, 2016

Alumna Carrie Lelwica is immersed in the Nashville country music scene.

Surf's Up on America’s Third Coast

December 12, 2016

For many, a winter blizzard usually involves hunkering down, bundling up, and staying close to home . . . 

The Lure of Lutefisk

December 12, 2016

Fish dish is what's for dinner in UMD graduate school tradition!
UMD LSBE students in Financial Markets Program

UMD Seniors Analyze Investment Options

December 7, 2016

UMD seniors advance through an intensive, experiential semester managing the LSBE Financial Markets Program's investment fund.  

Study Exercise Science at UMD

December 5, 2016

Exercise Science majors don't hang back. 
Nick Wagner surfs Lake Superior

Outdoor Instincts

November 29, 2016

UMD student Nick Wagner follows his natural path.
John Staba at UMD's American Indian Learning Resource Center

A Gift of Rare Books

November 9, 2016

UMD receives an impressive collection of books about the lives and histories of indigenous people.
Ian Vincent

Data-driven Strategy Boosts Area Revitalization

November 9, 2016

Alumnus Ian Vincent pushes for regional economic development growth
UMD's AROTC cadets posting watch during Veterans Day, 2015

Round-the-Clock Watch

November 8, 2016

UMD AFROTC to honor veterans with 24-hour vigil.
Brenda grabbing a textbook off of a shelf

Refugee Daughter Eyes UMD for a Better Education

November 3, 2016

A cultural transition yields big rewards.
UMD student Meghan Hurley in Mexico

Off-Site to On-Site: An Amplified Experience

November 3, 2016

Junior Meghan Hurley has returned from a life-changing endeavor in Toluca, Mexico.
Alissa Stainbrook

Life Without Limits: Helping Students Thrive

October 18, 2016

UMD graduate student Alissa Stainbrook brings light to Disability Resource Center
UMD graduate student Janel Mercado

The Lone Star's North Star

October 15, 2016

When this passion meets place, potential is amplified.
Kau Guannu in a botanical garden in India.

Her Career Goal? Fighting for Human Rights

October 12, 2016

She's a UMD psychology major whose concern for human rights is turning her toward a different path.
UMD Cycling Club biking

True Natures Found

October 6, 2016

Bulldogs are breaking from balance, relaxing into their ride, and kicking away at their comfort zone.

1976 - The Face Behind the Mask

October 4, 2016

Forty years ago Marcia Semerau was Champ the Bulldog!
Brandon Colucci Inline Marathon

Brandon Colucci Strides Along as Inline Race Director

September 30, 2016

From Intern to Race Director

Artist and UMD Alumnus on Exhibit at DAI

September 28, 2016

SFA Alumnus: Exhibition at Duluth Art Institute

Graphic Design Alumnus in the Field

September 28, 2016

 SFA Alumnus Hired as Associate Creative Director at Haberman
Ann Lewis, with the Duluth lift bridge in the distance behind.

Ann Lewis: A Child of the Great Lakes

September 27, 2016

Ann Michler Lewis '67 recounts her life as a Great Lakes ship captain's daughter.

20 Under 40

September 26, 2016

UMD's Department of Education was well represented in DNT's "20 Under 40"

Making an Impact

September 25, 2016

Education major earns appointment on NEA RA Advisory Committee of Student Members.
sunflowers

Record-breaking Harvest at UMD’s Farm

August 26, 2016

Harvest is underway at UMD's farm, and this is their largest crop to date.
LSBE scene with the text "Bulldogs Hired"

Working Like a (Bull)dog

August 19, 2016

An extensive survey of alumni finds that nearly all 2014-15 grads have found jobs or are continuing their education.
Interior view of UMD's Voss-Kovach Hall

Alumni Celebrate 40 Years of Health and Safety

July 28, 2016

UMD is hosting a 40th anniversary reunion celebration July 29–30.
One of Mikhail's three jobs is giving tours at Glensheen Mansion.

Mikhaila Lampert: One Busy Communication Summer

July 26, 2016

Mikhaila Lampert: three jobs on campus!

Alumnus Jeff Johnson: Music and Film Production

July 18, 2016

Alumnus Jeff Johnson and his company, Motion 117 Productions.
hand typing on a keyboard. Logo for proplayer.

Writing For the Love of the Game

July 14, 2016

From student newspaper to big league blogs, one UMD alumnus has followed his passion for sportswriting.
Three of the HIVE staff stand in front of the store.

Business and Bees: Hive Drive

June 30, 2016

Two UMD students and friend launched Hive Apparel.
Matt Knowles in the LSBE lobby.

Matt Knowles + Marketing & Graphic Design = NYC

June 23, 2016

Matt Knowles alumnus of LSBE's new marketing and graphic design program.
Sarah Westholm

Calming Trauma: Finding Strength in a Nursing Career

June 16, 2016

Alumna Sarah (Zapp) Westholm 
An artistic image of Superman

Super Short: Student Films Showcased

June 16, 2016

Nick Vittorio, a graphic design major, has something in common with Clark Kent. 

Mikki VanEmmerik Technical Theatre Merit Scholarship

June 8, 2016

First recipient of the Mikki VanEmmerik Technical Theatre Merit Scholarship
Gaelynn Lea

The Road to "Songdom"

June 3, 2016

Aalumna Gaelynn Lea won NPR's Tiny Desk Concert. 
Lexi and Erin suit up and wade in Lake Superior with their kayaks

Anticipating the Adventure: Paddling the Inland Sea

May 24, 2016

UMD recent graduates Lexi Bruno ’15 and Erin Denny ’14.

The Stories She Can Tell

May 23, 2016

Alumna from the Class of '46 reminisces.
the Cason Calloway oreboat

Edward Bersu: Inspired by Brilliant Minds

May 22, 2016

His UMD professors opened their doors and sent him on scientific adventures.

Spring 2016 Graduates

May 6, 2016

Congratulations to all of our undergraduate and graduate students for this major milestone. 
LSBE

Anthony LaPoint Earns a Promising Career in a Competitive Program

May 5, 2016

Student excels at communicating quantitative information in a simple and clear way that everyone can understand.
Amane explains how the water and food will be distributed.

From Duluth to Oromia: Helping Those in Need

April 28, 2016

Aspiring to Assist: Amane Wako
The prototype of the foot pedal app created by Nick, Charlie, and Miles

Guitar Heroes

April 28, 2016

Seniors Nick Robillard, Miles Pearson, and Charlie Farrell surged their innovation superpowers.
Three UMD students land jobs at Microsoft.

A Selling Combo: Communication, Marketing, and Personality

April 26, 2016

The three women agree on one thing: it’s a dream job. 

Megan Wagner: Child Welfare Scholar

April 22, 2016

Megan Wagner’s internship as a child welfare worker shows her the devastating impact heroin addiction has on families.
Students Christopher Wodicka, Weijia Chen, Kara Pearson, David Rostvold, and Elizabeth Huninghake.

Photography Students Collaborate as Artists

April 19, 2016

Without a darkroom, five students use new technology to express themselves in new create ways.
lightbulb image

Honing Cross-Cultural Business Skills

April 14, 2016

UMD's Innovative Major: Cultural Entrepreneurship
UMD senior Charlie Johnson receives third PFund award.

Always Within Reach

April 12, 2016

UMD senior Charlie Johnson received three prestigious Philanthropic Fund Foundation (PFund) scholarships.
An American student give a Chinese student a tour of Duluth's Chester Park.

Smoothing the Path to Math Between Shanghai and Duluth

April 7, 2016

A unique university exchange brings Chinese math students to UMD.
Cina Hall underconstruction

Cina's Construction Induction

March 24, 2016

Doors off their hinges line the wall, old desks are strewn about while construction equipment takes up every spare inch of space. 
Chinese lanterns

UMD Students Join the Chinese Boom

March 1, 2016

All around the globe, the number of people studying Mandarin Chinese is growing. UMD students have joined the surge.
UMD sign

Supporting an Outstanding, Diverse Faculty

February 22, 2016

Two teacher/scholars present students with challenging offerings
Student Hamdi Barre

Making Waves

February 18, 2016

The genesis for Hamdi Barre's leadership was dissatisfaction.
sam bowman flight1

UMD's Samantha Bowman: Ready for Take Off

February 16, 2016

Samantha Bowman: ROTC and more
A map of China

UMD's Kongmeng Vang: Exploring Southwest China

February 2, 2016

Kongmeng Vang: Study abroad 
beer brewery brilliance

Make it So.

January 12, 2016

Alumnus and brewer Nick Hempfer
tracking gallian

Formulas, Algorithms and Number Tracking

January 6, 2016

Joseph A. Gallian has been tracking often-used numbers for decades. 
alison blake pic 1

Finding Lessons in Art and Nature

January 5, 2016

Alison Blake: Art Education

One Goal: Making a Big Impact in a Small Town

January 5, 2016

Nathan Ernst: Student body president and more.
Veronica Kingbird

Veronica Kingbird Bratvold: Celebrating a Rich Anishinaabe Culture

December 8, 2015

Alumna Veronica Kingbird-Bratvold
UMD studen Delphin Niyonkuru

Student is Making His Mark

November 24, 2015

One UMD Student, Many Interests

The Pep in PeppNation

November 18, 2015

Alumnus Brandon Culpepper
Sara

Sara Posluszny: A Lifelong Journey

November 5, 2015

Stuck between two cultural identities, Sara Posluszny learned that finding one’s true self is the key.

UMD Honors Five CEHSP Alumni

October 11, 2015

Alumna Leads an Ojibwe Language Immersion Program

July 30, 2015

Revitalizing the Ojibwe Language at Red Cliff

Art & Design Alumna Rachel Latuff is Miss Minnesota

July 8, 2015

School of Fine Arts alumna Rachel Latuff was chosen among 26 women at the 80th annual Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

Alumna Inspires Connections to the Lake

May 31, 2015

Alumna Deanna Erickson
First Robotics Competition

UMD Student Mentors FIRST Robotics Team

May 28, 2015

Senior Alex Bergal mentors the Duluth East ‘Daredevils.'

Leslie Hammons - Art & Design Alumna

May 19, 2015

Director of the Weinstein Gallery in Minneapolis, Leslie Hammons Art History BA 2004
UMD alumnus Sam Domeier

Helping Consumers with Renewable Energy

May 1, 2015

Sam Domeier transformed his appreciation for the environment into a career in the energy industry.
UMD alumna Deanna Erickson

Inspiring Connections

May 1, 2015

Alumna Deanna Erickson is inspiring connections to Lake Superior.
UMD alumna Anne Rittgers

Sowing Seeds of Stewardship

May 1, 2015

Anne Rittgers strives to help youth gain an appreciation for balances needed between development and environmental protection.
UMD's renovated Ven Den

Out with the Old? Not So Fast.

December 9, 2014

UMD's "time capsule" get a makeover
UMD Quidditch Club

Students Find Fun and Friends in UMD's Pop Culture Clubs

December 8, 2014

Lightsabers and Wands: Pop Culture Clubs at UMD
professors

New UMD Mentoring Program Helps Build Connections

December 2, 2014

Faculty & Staff of Color Create Mentoring Program
Mackenzie Timm at Paisley Park

Funky Music Tours

June 14, 2010

Mackenzie Timm tells the story of Minnesota’s Prince
UMD alumna Allie Hoffman

Several Paths Lead to an Awesome Destination

May 1, 2010

Allie Hoffman never imagined she would end up where she is today.
white house photo, public domain

Making D.C. Work

February 8, 2010

UMD grad Drew Sandquist masters technology across the Washington, D.C. landscape