College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota
College of Science and Engineering

Feature News Articles

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Project to create sustainable magnets wins $10K prize

December 19, 2014

A project aimed at developing magnets that don’t require the use of rare earth elements captured the $10,000 top prize in a Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA) competition held Dec. 4 at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment in St. Paul.

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MnDRIVE-funded iGEM team turns mercury into gold

December 19, 2014

The iGEM – International Genetically Engineered Machines – competition challenges undergraduate students to identify real-world problems and solve them through biological engineering and design.

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Made in Minnesota: Celebrating University Innovators

December 19, 2014

Innovation and discovery have always been a proud part of the university’s growing and rich entrepreneurial landscape.

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Featured Fellow: Computer Scientist Tian He

December 12, 2014

IonE resident fellow Tian He, a McKnight Distinguished Land-Grant professor and associate professor in the College of Science & Engineering is interviewed.

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The Power of Scholarship: Jennifer Chang

November 20, 2014

How has the Dr. Rusty Barceló scholarship from the University of Minnesota’s Women’s Center impacted Jennifer Chang's education and life?

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In memoriam: Gary Balas

November 13, 2014

Gary Balas, a professor in the University of Minnesota in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics and international leader in the field of experimental and theoretical control systems, passed away on Nov. 12, 2014.

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In memoriam: Warren Reynolds

November 6, 2014

Professor Emeritus Warren L. Reynolds died on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014. Services will be conducted, Wednesday, Nov. 19, at Hillside Chapel, 2600 19th Avenue NE, Minneapolis. Visitation is at noon, and the non-denominational service will be at 1 p.m.

MnDRIVE takes on grand challenges

October 27, 2014

Through a landmark partnership between the University of Minnesota and the state, U researchers and industry partners are working to solve grand challenges across the globe.


Kolthoff Recognized for Pioneering Work

October 23, 2014

Widely considered the father of analytical chemistry, Izaak Kolthoff transformed chemical analysis from a qualitative to a quantitative science.

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Reaching Out for Science and Engineering

October 23, 2014

CSE students are inspiring young students to become the innovators of tomorrow.

On July 1, 2010 the Institute of Technology changed its name to the College of Science and Engineering.