From microbiology major to MIT

Xianyi Xiong looks toward a future in microbiome research with an impact on human health.

Following where her curiosity leads

Being encouraged to explore her interests beyond the bench shaped biotechnology executive Julia Hatler’s professional path.

Putting the humans in healthcare

CBS alum Tseganesh Selameab is working at the leading edge of a movement to center people and community in medicine.

Metabolism detective

How metabolic pathways change with time and circumstances fascinate Jason Tennessen.

Introducing CBS’ new alumni manager

Lyndsay Stevens brings deep roots at the University of Minnesota to her new role connecting alumni with the college.

Dean's Scholars alumni spotlight: Destiny Weaver

Learn about her fondest memories in CBS and find out what she is up to now.

A match made at Itasca

David and Linda Maschwitz met over a sink of dishes at Itasca Biological Station Laboratories. Their connection to each other and the station has lasted a lifetime.

How Courtney Burnett embraced life's difficult gifts

After being diagnosed with a brain tumor while a medical resident in Thailand, the alum found her way forward by sharing her story with others.

Playing to win

CBS alum Carol Pletcher wants to give graduate students the support they need to be competitive.

The Summer of ’65

An Itasca love story — part 1 and 2.