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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 vcoit@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8651.

Events

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 scsek12@d.umn.edu or 218-726-7409.

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Engineering Students Win

Students in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering and the Electrical Engineering departments took first place in the Air Force... more

A Curiosity for Chemistry

Triple major, Kaelt Simpson, found her path at UMD.
Team with poster

UMD Students Share Results of Sustainability Work

Civil Engineering and Mechanical and Industrial Engineering work with non-profits.
sunset of UMD campus and wild ricing moon sculpture

Photos Fly

Chemical engineering student's photos hit the national scene.
sunset of UMD campus and wild ricing moon sculpture

Photos Fly

Chemical engineering student's photos hit the national scene.

Distinction in Academia

Large Lakes Observatory scientist receives a 2017 teacher-scholar award.
Math Team Photo

Math/Stats Team Takes Second at State Competition

UMD Math/Stats Team excels at Advance IT Minnesota Data Derby Minnesota and is the only team to place in both divisions of the contest.

The Book that Inspired a Career

UMD alumnus Prabhat Bhatterai shapes a multi-country career in physics.
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UROP project at RIL

An EES undergraduate completes his UROP project at RIL.
Virtual Reality Demonstration with Kids

Astronomy Day 2017

Saturday, April 22: Free, family-friendly activities to celebrate Astronomy Day and the 50th anniversary of UMD's Alworth Planetarium.

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