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By Cameron Berthiaume, contributor

In order to learn more about recycling, one of the UR's News contributor asked social science professor Ed Brands to elaborate on the topic. To learn more about UMM's recycling division, read the UR's News article, "UMM Maintains Robust Recycling Despite Challeng...

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By Erik Kjer, News Editor Originally published in Issue 4, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 23, 2020

With election day rapidly rapidly approaching the University of Minnesota’s students and faculty have participated in various in-person and digital events over the course of the pa...

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By Katherine Moore, Head Copy Editor Originally published in Issue 4, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 23, 2020

COVID-19 is converging with climate change and armed conflic to cause global extreme poverty to rise for the first time in decades, according to the World Bank’s report...

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By Katherine Moore, Head Copy Editor Originally published in Issue 4, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 23, 2020

The Morris city council gathered over Zoom for their biweekly meeting on Tuesday Oct. 13. They discussed the potential demolition of Morris Floral, the flower shop locat...

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By Dylan Young, Staff Writer Originally published in Issue 4, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 23, 2020

Throughout the semester, student organization leaders have been notified about an impending switch to a new Campus Connections system sometime during the Fall. On Oct. 12, the s...

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By Katherine Moore, Head Copy Editor Originally published in Issue 4, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 23, 2020

The 45th annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium is introducing students to the world of epistemology with its theme of conspiracy theories. UMM is hosting six different ex...

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By Erik Kjer, News Editor Originally published in Issue 3, Volume 33 of The University Register on October 9, 2020

Local and state elections make up the majority of our ballots, but it’s often difficult to learn about who’s on the ballot before entering the voting booth. Election day is rapidly...

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By Erik Kjer, News Editor Originally published in Issue 2, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 25, 2020

Earlier this year, the entire University of Minnesota system abruptly shifted to a remote learning format. Students were sent home as dorms were closed alongside libraries, resta...

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By Erik Kjer, News Editor Originally published in Issue 2, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 25, 2020

Students and faculty members meet over Zoom for the University’s federally-mandated Constitution Day event on Sept. 15. This year’s discussion theme was “Why our Shared Values ar...

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By Erik Kjer, News Editor Originally published in Issue 2, Volume 33 of The University Register on September 25, 2020

Contact tracing and isolation are critical tools to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but many students are not familiar with isolation procedures and very few people have experien...

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