Dream school for Biomedical Engineering student

February 28, 2023 — When Dannica Donahue was accepted to the University of Minnesota and started classes on the Twin Cities campus nearly four years ago, she checked one box off her dream list.

“I felt a sense of belonging when I toured,” said Donahue, a biomedical engineering (BME) senior with a minor in business. “It’s been my dream college since in high school—and the University of Minnesota has been a great home for me so far.”

In this Q&A, Donahue—who receives the 3M Impact Scholarship and WISE Medtronic Scholarship—talks about her involvement with student organizations and internships, and she shares a few lessons learned at the University of Minnesota.

Read the Q&A