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Mar 7, 2017

University of Minnesota startup Hennepin Life Sciences recently closed on nearly $1.9 million in angel-investor funding.

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Mar 1, 2017

The U of M’s budget request to the Minnesota Legislature includes a request to add new areas to the MnDRIVE research program.

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Feb 11, 2017

Through a UED-led program, graduate student consultants are helping Minneapolis startup Aucta Technologies develop noninvasive nerve stimulation technology to regulate appetite and treat inflammatory diseases.

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Jan 31, 2017

The Informatics Interest Group is hosting a GIS-themed talk tomorrow. Louai Alarabi will talk about SpatialHadoop, an open source MapReduce extension designed specifically to handle huge datasets of spatial data on Apache Hadoop.

Who: Louai Alarabi 
What: SpatialHadoop, MapReduce
When: Wednesday, Feb 1st 2017, 3:30 PM
Where: Walter Library, room 585

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Jan 27, 2017

The editorial board of the Star Tribune recently highlighted key takeaways from a study, supported by UED, that shows the importance of immigration to Minnesota’s workforce and prosperity.

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Jan 23, 2017

We're back for spring semester with fresh workshops and more sections than ever. As always, our instructor-led workshops are free for UMN students, faculty, and staff. External participants pay just $50/course. Register today, classes fill up fast!

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Jan 9, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 1:25pm - 2:25pm

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Shashi Shekhar (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)

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Dec 19, 2016

There has continued to be strong interest in access to the DigitalGlobe Basemap at the University of Minnesota throughout 2016. Access requests have come from students, faculty, and staff from a range of departments across campus, including Public Affairs, Forestry, Mathematics, Architecture, and Earth Sciences. Over 75 unique users have been using the Basemap to discover global imagery from Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, Burkina Faso, Nepal, Kauai, Minnesota, and beyond.

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Dec 9, 2016

The University's research enterprise saw great strides in economic development efforts during fiscal year 2016.

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Dec 7, 2016
Big Ten Academic Alliance Geoportal
The Geoportal was launched in August and provides discoverability and facilitates access to geospatial resources. The resources in the portal are selected and curated by librarians and geospatial specialists at ten research institutions in the Big Ten Academic Alliance.
The resources include GIS datasets, web services, and digitized historical maps. 
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