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  1. Valley man celebrates 9,000 days of runningRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... panting reporter struggling to keep up with him. Gensler ran track in high school and in college at University of Minnesota and University of Miami, but then he stopped running regularly for more than 20 years - he couldn't find room in his schedule ...

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  2. 5 ways to improve global food securityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TreeHugger

    ... in a small set of crops and places," West, co-director of the Global Landscapes Initiative at the University of Minnesota, told TreeHugger. "Targeting actions in these places can have not only local, but also regional, and in some cases global ...

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  3. Minnesota AD Norwood Teague grew up in Raleigh and went to Athens Drive High School.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Cary News

    University of Minnesota athletics director Norwood Teague said he uses skills every day that he learned when he played athletics at Raleigh's Athens Drive High.

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  4. Paleo is not a real diet, say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... original research still holds true. Marlene Zuk, professor of ecology, evolution and behavior at the University of Minnesota, disagrees. She states, " It is a fantasy to construct what early humans were eating." People of different times and, ...

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  5. Jury breaks for weekend without verdict in Ventura defamation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... before the book was published. The jury's thinking is unknown, but Jane Kirtley, an attorney and University of Minnesota journalism professor, said, "I think they either are deadlocking on something or they are having a lot of trouble determining ...

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  6. Solar Car Race Rolls Through the MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... Texas, bound for Minnesota. College students design, build and drive them. Michael Ellis, from the University of Minnesota said, "Two days ago, it was really cloudy so we had to go 30 to 35 miles-per-hour but then today was really sunny so we were ...

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  7. 'U' Getting More Selective Amid Record Number Of ApplicantsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | CBS Local

    University of Minnesota admissions representatives report the Big 10 School saw a record 44,000 applicants in the last year heading into this fall semester.

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  8. Tom Madden Joins Young America as Senior Vice President, Sales and Account DevelopmentRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his Executive Leadership Certificate from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. About YA For more than 40 years, YA has been a leader in the promotional marketing services space. We ...

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  9. Writers pick Gophers to finish fifth in Big Ten West, behind NorthwesternRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... switching to the college football beat. He's a Faribault, Minn., native who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1996. He covered Jim Wacker's Gophers for the Minnesota Daily and also wrote about USC, UCLA and the Rose Bowl for the ...

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  10. Freedom from False Passions: Working with Fire on July 29 Why Shamanism Now with Christina PrattRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... Healing, creator of the original Foundations of Shamanism and Shamanic Healing course at the University of Minnesota, and a frequent and honored speaker for the American Holistic Medical Association. "Why Shamanism Now? A Practical Path to ...

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  11. "The Three-Minute Outdoorsman"Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... and an open conversation about the birds in your back yard and beyond. This should be a good read. University of Minnesota ornithologist Dr. Robert Zink has a book out entitled "The Three-minute Outdoorsman : Wild Science from Magnetic Deer to ...

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  12. Hunger, housing are 'pro-life issues,' says Mobile native DeKarlos Blackmon, who leads...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... La., but discerned out of seminary. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. He is also a Benedictine oblate, a lay person formally associated to a particular monastery, and has served in the U.S. Army ...

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  13. Multigenerational Households Make SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    ... elderly white people lived with members of a younger generation , according to Steven Ruggles of the University of Minnesota. Living together was necessary in an agrarian society, but older generations had tremendous power over younger ones: You had ...

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  14. Nostalgia effect: Do consumers spend more when thinking about the past?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Science Daily

    ... Ecole de Management), Constantine Sedikides (University of Southampton), and Kathleen D. Vohs (University of Minnesota). The authors conducted six experiments that looked at how much people were willing to spend, donate, and value money when feeling ...

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  15. U of M Showboat adds four Jekyll performancesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Flooding forced the University of Minnesota Showboat to cancel 16 performances of "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde", at the beginning of the season but organizers are hoping to compensate by adding four at the end.

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  16. Upcoming Training Magazine Hosted Webinar with Michael Allen Announced: e-Learning: Are You Serious?Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... educational psychology from The Ohio State University, he is an adjunct associate professor at the University of Minnesota Medical School, a sought after conference speaker, and a prolific writer. About Allen Interactions Inc. Allen Interactions ...

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  17. First look: Target's new Express formatRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Retailing Today

    ... smallest Target has ever opened and is located in an area known as Dinkytown near the campus of the University of Minnesota. Four additional locations are already planned for next year including three in the San Francisco area and one in St. Paul. ...

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  18. Big Ten mascot lands an epic photobombRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... many of the league's mascots are already exploring Chicago -- some in quite adventurous ways. The University of Minnesota's Goldy Gopher was 103 floors up, checking out the Skydeck Ledge of the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower, when he was photobombed ...

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  19. The Purge: Mississippi Tea Party EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Talking Points Memo

    ... ork has appeared in The Atlantic, the Guardian, Jezebel, AlterNet and others. She graduated from the University of Minnesota. Contact her at kay@talkingpointsmemo.com .

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  20. Creating sustainable STEM teacher preparation programsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | ECNmag

    ... Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) summer meeting. The meeting takes place July 26-30 at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Dr. Rachel Scherr (Seattle Pacific University) conducted the study to measure the extent to which programs have ...

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