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Spring 2012
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Feature Articles

Patient Pets
About 100 dogs and cats visit the University of Minnesota’s Small Animal Hospital every day, where they receive state-of-the-art veterinary medical care.
Photographs by Sher Stoneman
Text by Meleah Maynard


Serving Those Who Serve
Alumnus Mathew Meyer helps war veterans transition back to civilian life—and a bleak employment picture.
By Laura Weber


The Country Doctor
Dr. Therese Zink uses writing and storytelling to engage the next generation of rural family physicians.
by J. Trout Lowen


  
Columns and Departments

President and CEO's Column
It’s Up to All of Us
By Phil Esten (Ph.D. ’03)


Letters
King's Speech, building relationships, and more


Editor's Note
An Ounce of Love
By Shelly Fling


About Campus
An eye for transitions, no stage left at Northrop, graduate assistants organize, and more campus news


Discoveries
The butt stops here, losing weight isn’t child’s play, and the real sob story


First Person
 “Saturdays with Pena”
Essay by Martin Russo


Gopher Sports
Pitcher Sara Moulton is in the zone, a diamond in the rough, and other Gopher sports news.
Edited by Cynthia Scott


Alumni Profile
Darryl Weiss, champion wheelchair fencer, an engineering pioneer, and other notable alumni.


Alumni Association Angle
Arizona Desert in Full Bloom, A Legislative Primer, Must-See Theater and Dance, Annual Celebration Is April 20


National Board Chair's Column
All Abuzz about the U
By Maureen Reed


Campus Seen
Our photo finish


  

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