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JULY 2016
July 2 Fox 21: Soudan Mine Lab Loses Key Research Project. -- Star Tribune
July 17 Duluth News Tribune: Effort to protect, track nesting terns in harbor turns up surprising results -UMD mentioned.
July 17 Hibbing Daily Tribune: Area phots displayed at Duluth museum.
July 15 Austin Daily Herald: Is there a doctor? Medical workforce shortage already affects region -faculty quoted.
July 15 Star Tribune: Review: 'The Fighting Frenchman: Minnesota's Boxing Legend Scott LeDoux,' by Paul Levy.
July 15 Duluth News Tribune: Relay for Life tonight.
July 14 Norhtland News NBC: Behling, Holt Win 45th Park Point 5-Miler.
July 14 WDIO-ABC: UMD Girls' Engineering Camp Helps Boost STEM Interest.
July 13 Minnesota Daily: At heart lab, anatomy gains new perspective.
July 13 Fox 21: UMD Hosts Camp "Kidsrock".
July 13 Northland News NBC: UMD's Wiese an AFCA Good Works Nominee.
July 13 Renegade Craft: Maker Spotlight Jenny Lemons -alumni profiled.
July 11 KTTC NBC: Going for Gold - Hanna Hughes trying out for Olympic team.
July 10 Duluth News Tribune: Biz Buzz.
July 9 WDIO-ABC: Premiere of "Polaris" at UMD Planetarium Educates and Excites.
July 8 PBS: Study tracks 31-year history of female sexualization in video games -faculty quoted.
July 8 Northland News NBC: How to talk to your kids about America's racial divide -UMD mentioned.
July 8 Duluth News Tribune: Fire damages UMD Library Annex building. --- KBJR --- WDAY --- WDIO-ABC ---
July 7 Fox 21: UMD Tribal State Relations Training Program Honored.
July 2 WDIO-ABC: New Campground Opens in Bagley Nature Area. -- Northland News NBC
July 1 Book: Lake Invaders: Invasive Species and the Battle for the Future of the Great Lakes -faculty quoted.
July 1 Minnesota Business: Reaching for Dollars. UMD's Subbaram Naidu's prosthetic hand featured.
JUNE 2016
June 30 Fox 21: A New Tour Begins at Glensheen.
June 30 Duluth News Tribune: Our View: ‘We’re going to lose a good one’ -Chancellor Black commented.
June 29 Duluth News Tribune: Biden's cancer moonshot echoes in Duluth -UMD mentioned.
June 28 Fox 21: New Campsite Available in Duluth -UMD mentioned.
June 28 Duluth News Tribune: Stromme recalls the softer side of Summitt -UMD mentioned.
June 27 WDIO-ABC: Team Bordson Wins 3-2 in OT Over Team Krause -alumni mentioned. -- Northland News NBC
June 26 Duluth News Tribune: Reader's View: Banners detract from Glensheen’s history.
June 23 Duluth News Tribune: Local View: Sportspersons should worry about climate change -UMD mentioned.
June 23 Northland News NBC: Your Green Life: "A greener sidewalk at UMD" .
June 23 MPR News: As deadly bat disease takes hold in Minn., scientists focus on future -UMD mentioned.
June 22 Duluth News Tribune: Businesses begin to plan for Superior Street reconstruction -UMD mentioned.
June 21 Duluth News Tribune: Local view: ‘Liberal arts’ not a political term.
June 21 Duluth News Tribune: HEALTH BRIEFS: Cancer summit includes Duluth.
June 21 MaterialsToday.com: Nanotech road repairs -UMD mentioned.
June 21 TinkingHighways.com: Research helps field engineers manage traffic at work zones -UMD mentioned.
June 21 Mix108: How Stressed Are We in Duluth? The Answer Landed Us On This List -UMD mentioned.
June 21 Fox 21: UMD Pours Green Concrete.--- WDIO-ABC
June 20 Northlnd News NBC: UMD Football Hosts HS Team Camps.
June 20 Duluth News Tribune: UMD opens walk-in campground at Bagley Nature Area.
June 20 Duluth News Tribune: Duluth medical students examine rural health care issues.
June 16 Business North: Event will help prepare business owners for Superior Street reconstruction -UMD mentioned.
June 16 Northland News NBC: UMD researchers work to keep swimmers and Lake Superior healthy.
June 14 KDAL News: UMD Holds Vigil For Orlando Shooting Victims.
June 13 Minnesota Daily: Former UMD administrator sues over discrimination.
June 13 Business North: UMD Medical School hires first medical discovery team leader.
June 13 Duluth News Tribune: Duluthians gather in solidarity with Orlando. -- WDIO-ABC
June 13 Fox 21: UMD Holds Vigil To Honor Orlando Shooting Victims. --- Northland News Center NBC --- WTBX 93.9
June 11 The Economist: Fixing Potholes: The hole story -UMD mentioned.
June 7 Duluth News Tribune: Unique forestry method created perfect habitat for golden winged warbler -UMD mentioned.
June 7 azfamily.com: College Choice Releases 2016 Ranking of the Best Online Bachelor's in Psychology Degrees -UMD ranked.
June 6 Duluth News Tribune: Science prof 'retires' after 50 years at UMD.
June 5 Star Tribune: At 70, legendary Minnesota nature photographer Jim Brandenburg follows new paths- UMD mentioned.
June 3 Hibbing Daily Tribune: Grant to help Strengthen and create social enterprise- UMD mentioned.
June 3 Duluth News Tribune: AN ACE IN THE BASKET: The Twin Ports offer a bit of everything for area disc golfers- UMD mentioned.
June 3 Budgeteer News: Awards go to Northeastern Minnesota authors.
June 3 ABC News: Summer Season at Glensheen Mansion.
June 3 Fox 21: Glensheen Wants to Hear Your Stories. --- Duluth News Tribune --- WDIO-ABC --- Bring Me The News ---
June 3 ABC News: GeoDome Takes Over Duluth Children's Museum.
June 2 Fox 21: Governor Dayton Approves $2.6 Million for UMD-NRRI Mining, Water Research.
June 2 Northland News NBC: NRRI set to improve Minnesota's mining industry by advancing technologies.
June 1 Northland News NBC: Your Green Life: "Spring Fertilizer" -faculty quoted.
June 1 Duluth Port Authority: No new invasive species found in Great Lakes in 10 years -faculty quoted, page 14.
MAY 2016
May 30 Northland's News NBC: UMD's Fighting Penguins Win USA Rugby Title.
May 28 Duluth News Tribune: More forest fires, more moose- UMD mentioned.
May 27 Fox 21: Scientists Host a Science on Deck Event.
May 26 Business North: Duluth Superior Film Festival scheduled June 1-5. Event features films made by UMD students and school children.
May 26 Minnesota Public Radio: UMD prof's novel lays bare America's solutions to 'Indian problem'.
May 26 Duluth News Tribune: Duluth-based writers take home book awards. UMD library NEMBA event honors 12 winners.
May 26 Charlotte Observer: Recent UMD grads to make waves while kayaking around Lake Superior. -- Miami Herald
May 25 Business North: UMD names Delgado executive vice chancellor for academic affairs.
May 25 Brainerd Dispatch: Impact of China, Russia, on 2016 elections -UMD Former Diplomat Tom Hanson.
May 25 AGU Blogosphere: Flyover Country—The next generation field-based research tool -UMD alumna mentioned.
May 24 Fox 21: A Duluth Woman Honored for her Radio Show.
May 23 Duluth Budgeteer: Free Science on Deck Event Friday -- Large Lakes Observatory welcomes pubic on board.
May 23 Pine Journal: Seven Cloquet students attend international science fair -UMD mentioned.
May 23 City Pages: Linda LeGarde Grover explores Native trauma, traditions, and history in Sweetgrass -UMD mentioned.
May 20 Duluth Budgeteer: Behind the scenes at commencement
May 20 Duluth News Tribune: UMD hires new executive vice chancellor for academic affairs.
May 19 Business North: UMD names leader of diversity and inclusion.
May 18 Duluth News Tribune: UMD grads to make waves while kayaking around Lake Superior.
May 17 Fox 21: Program Sparks Ideas Across Minnesota. UMD participates in faculty to community program. .
May 15 Duluth News Tribune: Senator's View: Duluth area bonding critical; reality of no action sobering, UMD's CAMS Building receives support
May 15 Duluth News Tribune: UMD City Clean Up Effort. UMD student involvement mentioned.
May 14 Duluth News Tribune: UMD Chancellor's view: With legislative funding, university can revitalize Minnesota’s mining economy.
May 13 Duluth News Tribune: UMD farm wind turbine spins out of control-follow up.
May 13 Duluth News Tribune: White House tells schools to do the 'right thing' on bathrooms for transgender students.
May 13 Duluth News Tribune: UMD's Linda LeGarde Grover, author, among writers at national presentation.
May 13 Duluth News Tribune: Wind turbine at UMD farm spinning out of control.
May 12 StarTribune: Duluth's Tiny Desk champion Gaelynn Lea enjoying her moment in the sun. UMD alumna profiled
May 12 Duluth News Tribune: Video: Meet UMD’s 58-year-old freshman. Feature on student who returned to college.
May 11 Perfect Duluth Day: Sustainable Design at UMD.
May 11 Duluth News Tribune: Dean's view: Liberal arts education opens new world of options to graduates. UMD Dean Maher comments
May 11 Duluth News Tribune: Our view: UMD can boast job-landing success. Report shows 97 percent alumni career satisfaction.
May 10 Duluth News Tribune: Health Notes: Ashland health facilities open. UMD Medical School represented.
May 10 ABC News: Dress to Impress for a Job Interview. UMD students model career fashions.
May 9 Star Tribune: Transfer students surge, force changes at University of Minnesota.
May 9 ABC News: Special Report: Student Shakedown. UMD students alert authorities about phone scam.
May 8 Duluth News Tribune: Photos: UMD Commencement.
May 7 ABC News: UMD Grads, Undergrads Attend 2016 Commencement.
May 6 Budgeteer: Tech student wins statewide award.
May 6 Duluth News Tribune: Proposed U of M budget includes tuition freeze for some at UMD.
May 6 WTBX: 1,975 UMD students participate in commencement at Amsoil Arena on Saturday.
May 6 Magnolia Reporter: UMD softball players at tournament participate in commencement in Arkansas.
May 5 Fox-21: Kids come out to celebrate the annual Arrowhead Games. UMD students assist children.
May 5 Miami Herald: Whitewater paddlers flock to the St. Louis River. RSOP's Randy Carlson comments.
May 4 Pine and Lakes Echo Journal: Three nominated for Pequot Lakes Teacher of the Year. UMD alum featured.
May 4 Business North: Hansen receives President’s Award for Outstanding Service. UMD's Elaine Hansen featured.
May 4 Minnesota Parent: Plan now for summer travel! UMD mentioned.
May 4 Native News Today: Native American Students with SMSC Scholarships Celebrate Graduation. UMD alumni mentioned.
May 4 Pine and Lakes Echo Journal: Swanson receives Pine River Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Service Award. UMD alum featured.
May 4 Business North: Entrepreneur Stetzer will be UWS spring commencement speaker. UMD award recipient featured.
May 4 ESPN: Minnesota college system bars team travel to North Carolina. UMD mentioned. --- Duluth News Tribune --- Northland News Center --- Bring Me The News --- Governing --- La Crosse Tribune
May 4 Brainerd Dispatch: Editorial bias at work. LSBE study mentioned.
May 4 Mesabi Daily News: 3 topics headline Sparks event on the Range. UMD mentioned.
May 3 ABC News: UMD Reports Slightly Higher Fall 2016 Freshman Enrollment Projects.
May 3 Duluth News Tribune: UMD emerging from financial woes. Chancellor Black comments.
May 3 Minnesota Daily: Glensheen estate may get revamp.
May 3 Fox-21: UMD Students Focus on Feminism Art.
May 3 Fox-21: UMD Students Strive For Sustainable Campus.
May 3 Duluth News Tribune: Health organization sets initial meeting. UMD hosts event.
May 2 Duluth News Tribune: UMD faculty honored.
May 2 Northland's News NBC: Senate aims for $1.8 billion in public works projects. UMD mentioned.
May 1 Duluth News Tribune: Graduation packs extra meaning for UMD student.
APR 2016
Apr 30 Star Tribune: Glensheen seeks $26 million from state of Minnesota for urgent repairs. --- Duluth News Tribune
Apr 29 TwinCities Business: The Secrets Inside Glensheen Mansion.
Apr 29 Duluth News Tribune: Whitewater paddlers from around the region flock to the St. Louis. UMD’s Randy Carlson featured.
Apr 29 Noodls: May 5 lecture at Adler Planetarium to be simulcast nationally. UMD's planetarium mentioned.
Apr 29 Frontline: Seed time capsule. UMD research mentioned.
Apr 28 Northland's News NBC: One River, Many Stories writing contest winners share stories. UMD hosts event.
Apr 28 Northland's News NBC: Berlo to Chair WCHA Commissioner Search. UMD athletic director featured.
Apr 28 Duluth News Tribune: UMD ties for second in engineering competition.
Apr 27 Examiner: Library of Congress to highlight Native American fiction. UMD's Linda LeGarde Grover will be showcased.
Apr 27 Northland's News NBC: UMD Starts $600K Turf Project at Malosky. --- Duluth News Tribune
Apr 27 WDIO-ABC: UMD Students Compete in Local 'Shark Tank' Challenge. --- Fox-21
Apr 26 Foreign Affairs: Sudden Color Change on Lake Kivu. UMD's Robert Hecky quoted.
Apr 26 Fox-21: UMD Faculty Awards Celebrate School Year Achievements .
Apr 25 Duluth News Tribune: Eh? St. Louis River stories. UMD journalism students featured.
Apr 25 MinnPost: A historic mansion, the Minnesota Legislature, and the politics of the 2016 bonding bill. UMD mentioned.
Apr 25 Grand Forks Herald: Sewing Ojibwe ribbon skirts stitches together tradition and new styles. Written by UMD professor.
Apr 25 Duluth News Tribune: High winds spur power outages. UMD mentioned. --- Northland News Center --- Fox-21
Apr 24 Duluth News Tribune: Duluth herbalist began business journey with his own recovery. UMD alum featured.
Apr 24 Duluth News Tribune: More than a year in, Steve O’Neil Apartments paying dividends. UMD honors student featured.
Apr 24 Duluth News Tribune: SHANE LOEFFLER: He’s making geology accessible by air. UMD alumni featured. --- Pioneer Press --- Travel and Leisure
Apr 22 WDIO-ABC: Elementary Students Bring Classroom Outside. UMD mentioned. --- Fox-21
Apr 22 Duluth News Tribune: Astronomy Day at UMD. --- Fox-21
Apr 22 Duluth News Tribune: New folk school to start offering classes in Duluth. RSOP director featured.
Apr 21 The Minneapolis Egoist: #FreshMeatFriday: Designer, Nicholas Kluskowski. UMD student featured.
Apr 21 Northland's News NBC: Northland reaction to the death of Prince. KUMD mentioned.
Apr 21 Duluth News Tribune: Grammy Award-winning musicians play as part of UMD festival.
Apr 21 Biomass Magazine: Playing by the Nonwaste Fuels Rules. UMD's NRRI mentioned.
Apr 21 The Gilmer Mirror: NRHA Newsletter. UMD's James Boulger comments.
Apr 21 KVSC: SCSU Names Director of Veteran Resource Center. UMD alum featured.
Apr 21 Northland News Center: Northland reaction to the death of Prince. KUMD mentioned.
Apr 21 Northland News Center: UMD students raise money for pet therapy programs. --- WDIO-ABC
Apr 20 WDIO-ABC: Young Entrepreneurs Showcase Business Skills at the DECC. UMD students featured.
Apr 20 Duluth News Tribune: Labovitz Awards recognize Northland business leaders. --- Radio USA --- Northland News Center --- Fox-21
Apr 20 Lillie News: Young company faces big hurdles. UMD alum featured.
Apr 19 MinnPost: U of M student experience deserves Minnesota Legislature's support. UMD mentioned.
Apr 19 Duluth News Tribune: Local teens attend UMD math program. Students aim for accelerated math program at UMD. --- Fox-21
Apr 19 Grand Forks Herald: National Geographic photographer Jim Brandenburg chronicles 93 days of spring in MN. Former UMD student featured.
Apr 18 Duluth News Tribune: Regents' view: UMD STEM education and research fuel Minnesota economy.
Apr 18 Budgeteer News: Earth Week activities in Duluth. UMD featured.
Apr 18 Fox-21: UMD Researchers Return From Mexico.
Apr 15 WDSE-PBS: Almanac North. Chancellor Black featured.
Apr 15 WDIO-ABC: Duluth Woman Celebrates 40th with Birthday Blood Drive. UMD student mentioned.
Apr 15 Duluth News Tribune: Meeting for parents to focus on college and drinking. UMD staff and police host event.
Apr 15 Budgeteer News: UMD shows wonders of chemistry tonight. UMD hosts event. --- Fox-21
Apr 15 WDIO-ABC: UMD Students Throw Chili Cook-off For Steve O'Neil Apartments. --- Fox-21
Apr 14 Duluth News Tribune: UMD honors Ojibwe education professor.
Apr 14 Staples World: ‘Brain Awareness’ presentation at middle school. UMD students mentioned. --- Staples World
Apr 14 Duluth News Tribune: Best Bets: UMD brings the burns of being a teen. UMD musical featured. --- Duluth News Tribune
Apr 14 Minnesota Daily: Kaler’s admin shift gets mixed reviews. UMD president featured.
Apr 13 Herald Review: Ask Father Mike. UMD chaplain featured.
Apr 13 Fox-21: Court of Appeals Judges Visit UMD.
Apr 13 Northland's News NBC: UMD hosts "Safe Space" training where LGBTQ students feel completely secure. --- Fox-21
Apr 13 Northland's News NBC: Your Green Life: University of Minnesota Duluth. UMD students featured. --- World News Report
Apr 12 Duluth News Tribune: UMD students to pitch invention to Air Force. --- Northland News Center --- WDIO-ABC --- Fox-21
Apr 12 Northland News Center: UMD set for Bulldog Lobby Day.
Apr 12 Odussey: 6 Reasons To Go To College In Duluth, Minn. UMD featured.
Apr 12 Minnesota Daily: Kaler talks AD hiring, tuition rise, research. UMD president comments.
Apr 11 Duluth News Tribune: Minnesota Court of Appeals to hear cases in Duluth. UMD mentioned.
Apr 11 Minnesota Public Radio: Mine layoffs bring new calls to remake Iron Range economy. UMD's Center for Economic Development staff comment. --- Business North
Apr 10 Duluth News Tribune: Nominees for Labovitz awards are announced. --- Hometown Focus
Apr 10 Fox-21: City To Offer Ultimate Frisbee Classes For Free. UMD mentioned.
Apr 10 Duluth News Tribune: Confidence in UMD faculty, staff drops according to survey. UMD community members comment.
Apr 10 Duluth News Tribune: New Life Behind Duluth's All Black Zine. UMD's Jordon Moses featured.
Apr 9 Duluth News Tribune: Forum to feature ideas for economic future of Iron Range. NRRI's Rolf Weberg is featured speaker.
Apr 8 Deal Street Asia: Google’s ex-search head Amit Singhal to join GOQii. UMD alum featured.
Apr 8 Budgeteet News: UMD organization hosts mock trial.
Apr 8 WDIO-ABC: Mills Optimistic For Round 2, Meets With UMD Students.
Apr 7 Clockwork: 2016 AIGAMN Portfolio 1-on-1 Scholarship Recipient. UMD student wins award.
Apr 7 WTBX-FM Hibbing: Northland Community Wellness Day Saturday At UMD. UMD event featured --- Northland News Center --- Duluth News Tribune --- Duluth News Tribune
Apr 7 Northland News-NBC: Islamic Awareness Week at UMD. --- Duluth News Tribune --- Fox-21 --- WDIO-ABC --- Fox-21
Apr 7 USagnet: GAC Mapping Duluth's Solar Potential. UMD students digitize geospacial data.
Apr 6 Hamburg Evening News: The Marathon Runnner. Large Lakes Observatory's Mona Stockhecke gives climate lectures and runs marathons.
Apr 6 Northland News Center: Chair of the Board hopes for no tuition increase for UMD students. UM Regent's weigh in. --- WDIO-ABC1 --- Fox-21
Apr 6 Duluth News Tribune: Northland researcher joins fight against Zika. UMD's Subhash Basak featured.
Apr 5 Northland News Center: Assistant Political Science Professor Cindy Rugeley breaks down the Wisconsin Primaries. UMD professor comments.
Apr 5 EIN News Desk: Amsoil Arena is Top Pick of Stadium Journey Magazine. UMD hockey arena leads. --- Northland News Center
Apr 4 Mesabi Daily News: Range Future. NRRI director discusses Minnesota resources.
Apr 3 Duluth News Tribune: Photo show kicks off month long 'One River, Many Stories' collaboration. UMD journalism program contributes.
MAR 2016
Mar 31 Duluth News Tribune: Current names local radio host. UMD staff and alumnus Michael Novitzki featured.
Mar 31 Duluth News Tribune: Always Moving Forward: G-Eazy isn’t content to rest on success. UMD hosts event.
Mar 31 The Peoples Voice: The Gulf War Syndrome and the Over-looked Aluminum Adjuvanted Vaccine Connection. Former UMD professor featured.
Mar 31 Duluth News Tribune: Best Bets: Zenith voices. UMD performance featured.
Mar 31 Merced Sun-Star: Surfers discover the icy appeal of Lake Superior's winter waves. UMD professor John Hatcher featured.
Mar 31 National Institutes of Health: Snapshots of Life: Fish Awash in Color. UMD research mentioned.
Mar 30 Fox-21: UMD students create LifeBulbs. They're terrariums inside of lightbulbs.
Mar 30 Examiner: Haiti: Music of Life, Loss, and Hope at Chicago Cultural Center. UMD's Jean "Rudy" Perrault mentioned.
Mar 30 Budgeteer News: Syrian refugee crisis subject of lecture tonight. UMD hosts event.
Mar 29 Duluth News Tribune: Northland seniors share stories about drug costs. Megan Undeberg, UMD pharmacy professor is quoted.
Mar 29 KDAL-AM: UMD Students Among Those Rallying At State Capitol. UMD students comment. --- WNMT
Mar 29 Duluth News Tribune: Medical students learn their future. UMD alum mentioned.
Mar 29 Duluth News Tribune: 'One River Rendezvous' event tonight. Project hosted by UMD.
Mar 28 WDIO-ABC: Outdoor Lesson that Stuck with Toddlers. UMD students show how to collect maple syrup. --- FOX 21 --- KBJR NBC
Mar 26 Duluth News Tribune: Reader's view: Support UMD’s request for science building.
Mar 25 City Lab: The App That Will Tell You Exactly What You're Flying Over. UMD student makes app.
Mar 25 Fox-21: UMD Police Warn about Scam Targeting Students.
Mar 25 Budgeteer News: UMD commemorates the Holocaust.
Mar 25 Star Tribune: Surfers discover the icy appeal of Lake Superior's winter waves.
Mar 23 WDSM: 6,500,000 U-Pass Rider Presented With Gifts from UMD/DTA. --- Northland's News-NBC --- WDIO-ABC --- Fox-21 --- KDAL-AM
Mar 23 WTBX: Upper Great Lakes Law And Policy Symposium In Duluth Thursday.
Mar 23 Utility Dive: Critics demand more renewables in Minnesota Power's power plan. UMD student Lucinda West comments.
Mar 22 Duluth News Tribune: UMD makes case for science building. --- Northland News Center --- Business North --- Fox-21 --- WDIO-ABC
Mar 22 Minnesota Daily: Earth app explains landforms. Shane Loffler, UMD alumnus builds flyover app.
Mar 22 Duluth News Tribune: St. Paul-bound Northlanders to make case for investments in the region. Funding for CAMS mentioned.
Mar 22 Warroad Pioneer: The Slushy Machine Conundrum: UMD civil engineering student researches road culverts.
Mar 22 Minnesota Daily: Kaler talks divestment, free speech. UM President supports UMD budget plan.
Mar 22 Duluth News Tribune: Bois Forte band member earns medical degree, returns to reservation as doctor and role model. UMD alumna featured.
Mar 21 Fox-21: UMD celebrates World Water Day.
Mar 21 Health Talk UMN: Building positive food relationships in indigenous populations through games. UMD research mentioned.
Mar 21 Business North: Richards named UMD Continuing Education director.
Mar 21 Minnesota Daily: Gov. Dayton recommends $35M for U. UMD's CAMS building makes the cut.
Mar 18 Bring Me The News: Watch: Check out these gorgeous drone videos of Glensheen Mansion .
Mar 17 Duluth News Tribune: Big names coming to Duluth jazz festival. UMD presents event.
Mar 16 Northland's News-NBC: UMD's Clean Snowmobile Team returns from competition with top award. --- Fox-21 --- WDIO-ABC
Mar 16 Diversity — Issues in Higher Ed: Faculty on Frontline of Quest for Diversity. UMD's Chancellor Black comments.
Mar 14 WDIO-ABC: Top Civil Rights Leader Talks Black Lives Matter Movement at UMD.
Mar 14 Northland's News-NBC: UMD Education Unit approved by Board of Teaching. --- Fox-21
Mar 13 Duluth News Tribune: As ash borer infestation spreads, communities consider what to do with trees. NRRI's Brian Brashaw comments.
Mar 11 Duluth News Tribune: Black Lives Matter talk planned for Monday at UMD.
Mar 11 Indian Country Today: Field Trip to a Sacred Realm: Astronomy Program Takes Native Kids on a Cosmic Ride. UMD Planetarium featured.
Mar 11 Duluth News Tribune: UMD teaching programs back in good standing with state board.
Mar 11 Nat'l Public Radio: UMD alumna Gaelynn Lea wins Tiny Desk Concert contest.
Mar 10 Smithsonian: What Are You Flying Over? This App Will Tell You. UMD alumnus featured.
Mar 10 Scientific American: 5 Million U.S. Seeds Banked for Resurrection Experiment. UMD biologist mentioned. --- Nature Weekly
Mar 10 Phys-Org: Microwave repairs might annihilate zombie potholes once and for all. NRRI research featured. --- Daily Mail --- Singapore News --- MATR News --- Gov Tech --- The Conversation
Mar 10 Northland's News-NBC: Your Green Life: Birch bark research. NRRI research featured.
Mar 9 KDAL-AM: Dining Center At UMD Closed For A 5.2 Million Dollar Upgrade.
Mar 9 Bemidji Pioneer: “Across the Universe” event at LLTC. UMD mentioned.
Mar 9 Star Tribune: Devastating white-nose syndrome has reached Minnesota bats. NRRI's Morgan Swingen comments.
Mar 7 Minn Post: Wild-rice ecologist urges Minnesotans to go outside. Professor John Pastor featured.
Mar 7 Minnesota Daily: UMD responds to long-term budget balancing proposal.
Mar 7 Duluth News Tribune: Office for Civil Rights to investigate UMD Title IX complaint. --- KSTP --- WCCO-CBS --- Kare-11 --- MPR News --- WDAY-ABC --- Northland's News-NBC --- KAAL-TV --- WDIO-ABC --- Grand Forks Herald --- Pioneer Press --- Grand Forks Herald --- Voice of Alexandria --- FOX21
Mar 4 Northland's News-NBC: Student at UMD makes 3D printer. --- FOX21
Mar 3

KSTP: UMD Officials Discuss Plan to Eliminate $4.3 Million Deficit.

Mar 3 Nat'l Public Radio: Meet Gaelynn Lea, The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest Winner. UMD Alumna Wins Music Contest.--- Star Tribune --- Duluth News Tribune
Mar 3 Minnesota Daily: Best Bets: Duluth makes plans to tackle $4.3M deficit.
Mar 3 Northland's News-NBC: Best Bets: Rhinos here, rhinos there. UMD play featured.
Mar 2 Minnesota Daily: U experiments at Duluth mine winding down. UMD's Alec Habig comments.
Mar 2 Duluth News Tribune: UMD to host forum on student veterans.
Mar 2 Duluth News Tribune: UMD stepping up efforts to become more veteran friendly --- Budgeteer --- Northland's News-NBC --- WDIO-ABC
Mar 2 Duluth News Tribune: Our View: Follow through on UMD science building. UMD's Josh Hamilton comments.
Mar 2 Duluth News Tribune: UMD to renovate dining center. --- FOX21
Mar 2 Fox-21: UMD Shows Off New High Tech Classroom.
Mar 1 Fox-21: UMD Students Take A Shot At Super Tuesday.
Mar 1 Duluth News Tribune: Democrats flock to caucus sites in Duluth. UMD student comments.
Mar 1 Clean Energy Resource Teams: Women in Energy: Mindy Granley with UMD. Profile of Mindy Granley.
FEB 2016
Feb 29 Duluth News Tribune: College activists rally peers to get involved in Super Tuesday caucuses. UMD students mentioned.
Feb 27 Duluth News Tribune: Stuntman in Oscar favorite ‘The Revenant’ played UMD football.
Feb 26 Fox-21: UMD's Production of 'Rhinoceros' Addresses Conformity.
Feb 25 Northland's News-NBC: Northland students compete with toothpick bridges. UMD sponsors event. --- WDIO-ABC
Feb 25 WDIO-ABC: Will Steger Brings Message of Global Warming to Students in Duluth. --- Fox-21
Feb 25 Duluth News Tribune: Duluth police honored for traffic enforcement efforts. UMD mentioned.
Feb 25 Duluth News Tribune: UMD proposes restructuring to combat budget shortfall.
Feb 24 Duluth News Tribune: Diversity summit at UMD. --- Fox-21--- Northland's News-NBC
Feb 24 DL Online: Duluth medical school thanks rural doctors --- ECHO Press
Feb 23 Duluth News Tribune: UMD proposes restructuring to combat budget shortfall. --- WDIO-ABC --- KDAL-AM --- Northland's News-NBC --- Fox-21 --- WDIO-ABC
Feb 23 NZ Health Tec: Motion-controlled video games might urge genuine universe skills. UMD study mentioned.
Feb 23 Minneapolis Star Tribune: To protect Minnesota moose, DNR may tweak deer hunting boundaries. NRRI's Ron Moen comments.
Feb 23 Northland's News-NBC: University for Seniors fills void for students. UMD program mentioned.
Feb 22 WDIO-ABC: Finalists to Compete in Student Competition Concert at UMD.
Feb 22 Duluth News Tribune: UMD to offer new degrees in journalism, engineering.
Feb 22 Duluth News Tribune: Titanium project gets IRRRB approval. Research funds approved for NRRI --- Northland's News-NBC
Feb 22 WDIO-ABC: UMD Honors Students Work to Inspire Youth. --- Fox-21--- Duluth News Tribune
Feb 19 Duluth News Tribune: Possible breakthrough for titanium mining on Range. UMD research mentioned. --- MPR News
Feb 18 Budgeteer News: Duluth author finds hope through dark themes. UMD's Tom Isbell mentioned.
Feb 18 Duluth News Tribune: UMD hosts talk with comic artists.
Feb 18 Pioneer Press: 4 Minnesota colleges recognized for Peace Corps volunteers. UMD mentioned.
Feb 18 Kelowna Now: Motion-Controlled Video Games Improve Real World Skills. UMD Mentioned --- Health Care Asia--- The Hans India
Feb 17 WDIO-ABC: UMD Honors Students Work to Inspire Youth. --- Fox-21
Feb 17 Duluth News Tribune: UMD welcomes young learners to campus. UMD's University Honors program mentioned.
Feb 16 Duluth News Tribune: Minnesota moose numbers hold steady. NRRI's Ron Moen mentioned.
Feb 16 Fox-21: Special Report: Living Deaf Part 1. UMD featured.
Feb 15 WDIO-ABC: Polar Plunge Preview, a Thrilling Way to Give Back. UMD fraternity mentioned.
Feb 14 Fox-21: Hundreds Attend 16th Annual Big Jig Tournament. UMD scholarship money raised. --- Duluth News Tribune
Feb 14 Duluth News Tribune: Cool ride on Lake Superior waves. UMD students featured.
Feb 13 WDIO-ABC: Duluth March Honors Indigenous Missing and Murdered Women. UMD student mentioned.
Feb 12 Northland's News-NBC: Soudan Lab hoping for experiment to fill vacancy in funding. UMD's Alec Habig comments.
Feb 11 Duluth News Tribune: Photo of the Day for February 11, 2016. UMD's Anishinaabe Club featured.
Feb 10 Fox-21: UMD Holds Fair For Summer Jobs.
Feb 10 KDAL-AM: UMD Basketball Players To Host Practice For Kid's Rookie Teams.
Feb 10 WKYC-NBC: World's lakes warming at unexpected rate; Superior near top. UMD's Jay Austin mentioned.
Feb 10 Duluth News Tribune: Local view: Controlling costs essential for mines. UMD study mentioned.
Feb 9 WKYC-NBC: World's lakes warming at unexpected rate; Superior near top. UMD's Dr. Jay Austin comments.
Feb 9 Minnesota Daily: PSG advises equality for U campuses. UMD mentioned.
Feb 8 Association of College Unions International: Renovation & Construction Showcase. Kirby Student Center's mentioned.
Feb 8 College Magazine: Top 10 Colleges with the Best Snow Days. UMD mentioned.
Feb 8 WDIO-ABC: U of M February Starwatch: Planets Line the Morning Sky. UMD planetarium mentioned.
Feb 6 Northland's News-NBC: Hundreds of Northland students show off science projects at UMD.
Feb 4 Fox-21: UMD Synchronized Skating Club Shows Off Their Skills.
Feb 4 Duluth News Tribune: College men's hockey: Growing up on outdoor rinks a special experience for Northland Bulldogs. UMD students reflect --- Minnesota Public Radio
Feb 4 Mesabi Daily News: Northland Foundation gives out more than $410,000. UMD's Native American student program funded.
Feb 4 Duluth News Tribune: Best Bets: Bygone's for Feb. 5. UMD Torrance Hall renovation.
Feb 4 Northland's News-NBC: UMD graduate expands Sota clothing line – adds Superior Goods Line.
Feb 4 Duluth News Tribune: Best Bets: UMD presents Shakespeare’s comedy ‘All’s Well that Ends Well’. --- Duluth News Tribune
Feb 3 The Pilot-Independent: Hyatt named Minnesota’s New Journalist of the Year. UMD alum receives award.
Feb 3 Sonoran News: Amazon sells Hitler's "MEIN Kampf" but pulls Sandy Hook "MASSACRE." UMD professor comments.
Feb 2 Ya Hind: Google's Amit Singal: The Man Who took Search Engines To Where They Had Never Gone Before. UMD alumnus profiled. --- Tech 2 --- Deal Street Asia: Singal Joins Goqii
Feb 1 WDIO-ABC: 'The Current' Comes to Duluth's FM Dial. UMD's radio station mentioned.
Feb 1 Northland's News-NBC: Study says Enbridge pipeline project would generate $2.3B into MN economy. UMD mentioned.
Feb 1 Kare 11: MN Lottery executive director appointed. UMD alum mentioned.
Feb 1 Science Newsline: Only Time Will Tell? Looking Deeply into Variable Drivers of Plant Evolution. UMD biology professor comment.
Feb 1 Fox-21: Applause: UMD Girl's Track and Cross Country Team Hosts Blood Drive.
JAN 2016
Jan 28 Duluth News Tribune: Applause: People's Choice Award at DAI's membership show. UMD theatre receives recognition.
Jan 27 Minneapolis Star Tribune: Bernie Sanders brings fiery populist message to Minnesota. UMD student comments.
Jan 26 Bright Surf: Odds are overwhelming that record heat due to climate change. UMD's Byron Steinman comments.
Jan 22 Duluth News Tribune: Reader's View: College athletes represented UMD like pros. A reader is impressed with student athletes.
Jan 21 Minnesota Daily: U mines for Iron Range fixes. NRRI's Rolf Weberg comments.
Jan 20 Duluth News Tribune: Open a year, Birch Tree Center making a difference. UMD's Jean Baribeau-Thoennes comments.
Jan 20 Northland's News-NBC: Researchers race to save Minnesota's dwindling moose population. NRRI's Ron Moen comments.
Jan 17 Girl Next Door Fashion: Alum reflects on her time studying abroad at UMD.
Jan 16 Fox-21: Guerrilla Girls. Feminist group visits UMD.--- Northland's News-NBC
Jan 15 Duluth News Tribune: Dayton bonding plan has...$27.2 million for UMD science building. --- WDIO-ABC --- Northland's News-NBC --- Fox-21
Jan 14 Minnesota Public Radio: Lake Superior is one of the fastest-warming lakes in the world. UMD's Jay Austin comments.
Jan 13 Northland's News-NBC: For Peterson, Move to UMD All About Family. Hockey player transfers to be closer to brother.
Jan 13 Fox-21: Guerrilla Girls Expose Sexism, Racism in Art. UMD hosts performance --- Duluth News Tribune
Jan 12 WDIO-ABC: UMD Plans New Building to House Expanding Chemistry Programs. UMD's Josh Hamilton comments.
Jan 11 WDIO-ABC: Local Radio Talks David Bowie's Music and Influence. KUMD's Chris Harwood comments.
Jan 9 Duluth News Tribune: Northland robotics teams gather to kick off new season. UMD hosts event.
Jan 8 Duluth News Tribune: UMD testing high-voltage smasher.
Jan 7 Duluth News Tribune: UMD graduate brings something extra to Fox sitcom. UMD grad Joel McKinnon Miller.
Jan 6 Duluth News Tribune: Veteran officer Huls picked to lead UMD police --- FOX 21 --- World News
Jan 6 Fox 21: Lake Superior Watershed Symposium held at UMD
Jan 4 Duluth News Tribune: UMD alumnus Lichtenberg wins Wade Stadium anniversary logo design contest
Jan 4 Playbill: Rare Shakespeare First Folio Tour to All 50 States Launches Today. UMD mentioned.
Jan 3 Minneapolis Star Tribune: Rise of the Short Story. UMD's Linda Grover comments
Jan 2 Mesaba Daily News: Old friends still feeling like the giddy school girls of days gone by. UMD roommate story
Jan 1 The Scientist: Heart-Healthy Hibernators. UMD's Matthew Andrews featured.
Jan 1 The Scientist: Sleepy Squirrels. UMD's Matthew Andrews featured.

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