In between his coursework for his Ph.D. in entomology at the University of Minnesota, Middleton trains for the sports competition show "American Ninja Warrior."
Researchers in the University of Minnesota's Department of Medicinal Chemistry are utilizing nanotechnology as an immunotherapy method to help eradicate cancer cells.
Researchers from the University of Minnesota are working with a university in Puerto Rico to change the way universities react to communities that have been affected by natural disasters.
The Weisman Art Museum hosted a symposium last week to kick off the project "Mississippi. An Anthropocene River," which will run through 2019. The symposium is part of an interdisciplinary program called "Anthropocene Curriculum," run by Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW) and Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin.
On June 13, the herd of 32 two-year-old bulls was released into the 200-acre Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve in East Bethel. The animals are uncommon in the area, and were introduced to the reserve in an effort to bolster the area's natural ecosystem.
The University of Minnesota's Board of Regents have refused to accept the elected student representatives to the board for the upcoming academic year.
The University of Minnesota Twin Cities School of Nursing hosted a statewide conference on Saturday that taught nurse anesthetists ways to combat the national opioid epidemic.
Researchers at the University of Minnesota are searching for funding to extend a spintronics research program that concluded this past year.
Ongoing disagreements between University of Minnesota student governments regarding the selection process of representatives to the Board of Regents has caused debates about the future of the process.
The Council of Graduate Students held its last general assembly meeting of the semester Monday night, electing a representative to the Board of Regents and deviating from the traditional joint selection committee, expressing disapproval of that process.