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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.

UMD Hosting Open House to Showcase 3D Printing

Three dimensional printing at UMD's Viz Lab. 

One River, Many Stories Hosts Discussion.

The job of the journalist gets precarious.

Amazing Birch Bark Gets Boost

Modern science and ancient medicine have both confirmed the healing powers of the natural chemicals in birch bark. 
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UMD's Samantha Bowman: Ready for Take Off

Samantha Bowman: ROTC and more
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SCSE Student Wins Award From MN Science Academy

UMD biochemistry major Carl Anderson receives award for research.

UMD Faculty and Students Try Out Unique High Voltage Equipment

Assistant Professor Christian Schardt is excited about his work, and for good reason.

NRRI Adds Research Expertise

Research expertise in wood biomass conversion and geomicrobiology.
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Associate Professor Sergei Katsev's Lake Research

UMD professor's Research featured in Earth Magazine

"Hands-On" Richie Vang Helps Research Succeed

Richie Vang talks about the adventure that comes with his job at UMD's Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI).


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