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Read what others are saying about the nationally recognized Innovation Scholars program.

2024

 Innovation Scholars College of Saint Scholastica team presents at Mayo Clinic

WDIO News, February 27, 2024

Innovation Scholars College of Saint Scholastica team presents at Mayo Clinic

Duluth News – Howie Hanson, February 23, 2024

Innovation Scholars student team from College of Saint Scholastica presents at Mayo Clinic

Fox21 News, February 29, 2024

Students present their Innovation Scholars research project

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University, March 25, 2024

St. Thomas students participate in Innovation Scholars research presenting at Mayo Clinic

University of St. Thomas newsroom, March 14, 2024

Bethel University students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

Bethel University, April 18, 2024 

Macalester College students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

Macalester College

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, March 12, 2024

Carleton College students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

Carleton College

Carleton College share their Innovation Scholars experience

Carleton College – Linkedin  

Concordia College students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

Concordia College – Moorhead, April 10, 2024 

St. Olaf College students participate in Innovation Scholars research program

St. Olaf College – Northfield, May 10, 2024 

2023

Innovation Scholars cohort from Carleton presents research for Mayo Clinic →
Carleton College News, May 22, 2023

Innovating real-world healthcare solutions →
St. Olaf College News, April 25, 2023

Augsburg Innovation Scholars Present to Mayo Clinic Leaders →
Augsburg University, March 30, 2023

Students present Innovation Scholars experiential research project findings →
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University, March 21, 2023

Young Innovators and Young Companies →
Medical Alley, March 16, 2023

Innovation Scholars Present Spinal Device Ideas to Mayo Clinic →
Concordia College, Mar 27, 2023

College students study innovation at Medical Alley startups →
Minnesota Private College Council, March 2023

Four Saint Mary’s students take part in Innovation Scholars program →
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, March 28, 2023

Interdisciplinary Innovations →
Macalester College website, April 2023

Innovation Scholars Take Medical Device to Next Level →
University of St. Thomas newsroom, April 11, 2023

2022

New ways to learn about innovation emerge during pandemic →
The Campus View, Minnesota Private College Council, March 2022

Students present Mayo Scholars experiential research project findings →
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University, March 24, 2022

Partnering innovative students with medical start-up companies →
St. Olaf Magazine, Winter 2022

MARCH 2022

Innovation Scholars is featured as an example of transformative learning in the recently published book by Wendy Fischman and Howard Gardner:

The Real World of College:
What Higher Education Is and What It Can Be

2008 – 2021

Similarities between large public, smaller private colleges →
U.S. News & World Report, Sept. 16, 2021

Medical marvels →
Macalester College website, Sept. 2021

CSB/SJU takes part in virtual Innovation Partners pilot program →
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University, March 24, 2021

Innovative thinking drives leading-edge student work with Mayo Clinic →
University of St. Thomas newsroom, July 30, 2019

Students present experiential research project findings at Mayo Clinic →
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University, March 29, 2019

Holistic health →
St. Olaf Magazine, Winter 2019

Science and business combine to push forward new medical technology →
St. Catherine University, March 15, 2018

A college that creates entrepreneurs →
Twin Cities Business, Sept. 29, 2017

Mayo Innovation Scholars earn experience →
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, March 20, 2017

Integrative Learning at the Mayo Clinic →
Concordia College, March 13, 2017

Bethel students participate in Mayo Innovation Scholars Program →
Bethel University, April 15, 2016

Remaking college through collaboration →
Mayo’s In the Loop e-newsletter, Feb. 13, 2014

Pursuing Future Ventures in biomarker discovery →
Mayo’s Individualized Medicine blog, Jan. 14, 2014

Novel transdisciplinary undergraduate research provides a developmental pathway →
Council on Undergraduate Research, Fall 2013

The Mayo Innovation Scholars Program: Undergraduates explore the science and economics of medical innovations →
Journal of College Science Teaching, 2013

Summer innovation at the Mayo Clinic →
St. Olaf College website, Aug. 2012

Mayo Scholars further medical innovation →
Gustavus Adolphus College blog, Dec. 16, 2011

Anything but ordinary →
SCAN, St. Catherine University alumni magazine, June 2011

In the interim →
St. Olaf Magazine, Spring 2011

Mayo magic →
Macalester Today, 2010

CSB and SJU students participate in Mayo Innovation Scholars Program →
College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University website, April 2010

Four students presented their findings to intellectual property experts at Mayo →
Macalester College What’s Happening, Spring 2010

Business at hand →
St. Olaf Magazine, Spring 2009

Mayo Scholars →
Macalester Now, Feb. 2009

Mayo Scholars, world-class experience →
Concordia Magazine, Spring 2008