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News from our college is also featured on the University Marketing and Public Relations News site. Above are some recent stories we've shared. To find more, visit our FacebookTwitter and Instagram pages.

If you have a potential story to share, please contact the Swenson College Communications Specialist Valerie Coit at or 218-726-8651.


Swenson College events are included in the UMD Events Calendar. We also offer a variety of Outreach Events for K-12 youth. If you have any questions about our Outreach efforts, contact Charity Rupp at or 218-726-7409.

Crazy Cool Computer

History is preserved as UMD restores vintage computer.

Groundbreaking for Innovative Research

Ceremony for UMD’s Chemistry and Advanced Materials Science Building is scheduled.

The Path of Totality

Experience the Solar Eclipse on August 21. 

Pathways Guides the Way

In one two-hour lab session, Binh Bui’s career path took a significant turn.

Program Offers Double Duty

New Engineering Physics Degree Launches at UMD.

2016 Commencement Schedule and Speakers Announced

On Sat., May 7, 2016, UMD's bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree commencement programs will be held in two ceremonies.
MN Wic CS Team

Byte by Byte

UMD Women in Computer Science Win Top Prizes
Blue Heron on Lake

A Chicago Stop for UMD's Water Researchers

The R/V Blue Heron visits Chicago's Navy Pier.

Bringing Memories to the Surface

UMD student designs app to help people with dementia

Keeping Women on the STEM Track

Akquaa Anye evaluates methods to keep women in STEM fields.


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