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"Eyes on the Wild" Social Media Intern

Are you interested in applying your science communications skills in a dynamic ecological research setting? The Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve ( is a 5200 acre biological field station, located 35 miles north of the Twin Cities. It is world-renowned for its research into food webs, biodiversity, and climate change.

This Is Public Health Virtual Fair

Learn more about graduate degree programs in public health at the This Is Public Health Virtual Fair on November 20, 2018. Chat with current students, SOPHAS representatives, and over 60 admissions representatives from schools and programs of public health. International and domestic programs will be in attendance. 

Great Lakes Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Central Michigan University is seeking undergraduate students to participate in a 10-week research experience for undergraduates (REU) program at its Biological Station (CMUBS) on Beaver Island, MI. This REU program will support the training of 8 students during the summer of 2019 (tentative dates are May 28-August 3).  The research theme of the REU will document how unprecedented changes (e.g.

Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities

Beinecke Scholarships award $34,000 toward graduate education in the Arts, Humanities, and some Social Sciences to students with superior intellectual ability and scholastic achievement.  Applicants must graduate between December 2019 and August 2020 and have a record of receiving need-based aid.  The University can nominate one student.  Campus applic

November and December Events in the Libraries Makerspaces!

Register for an upcoming workshop in Walter Library. In November and December join us for t-shirt bag making, miniature painting, knitting, and MORE. There is a regular zine workshop too! The Bio-Med Library has virtual reality, vinyl cutter, and 3-D printers. Check back often! New workshops are added all the time! More info:

Essential Europe: 2019 Graduation Trip

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association has organized a once in a lifetime tour for 2019 grads: Essential Europe, May 26-June 13, 2019. Graduating students have the opportunity to join their Gopher classmates on this incredible journey and see the highlights of Europe before settling into grad school or a job.

Undergraduate Research Opportunity: Voytas Lab

Are you a sophomore or junior undergraduate student who is interested in working on projects involving cutting edge genetic engineering and synthetic biology in crop plants?

This position is for students who are thinking about a research career in biotech/life sciences. While prior lab experience is a plus, it is by no means required. Students who are accepted will gain skills in:

Apply Now: DOE Scholars Program

The DOE Scholars Program introduces students and recent college graduates to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mission and operations. 

Why should I apply?

Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits: