The Minnesota Daily

Gophers women’s basketball adds Bailey Helgren as graduate transfer
April 18, 2021
Former Kansas post player and Edina native Bailey Helgren will be playing for Minnesota next season, the school announced Saturday.
‘Ride the wave or drown in it’ at Water Wave TV
April 16, 2021
What started out as an idea in college has transformed into a local arts phenomenon.
Graduate student curates Northrop exhibit highlighting Indigenous canoeing communities
April 16, 2021
Heritage Studies and Public History graduate student Jacob Bernier is bringing attention to the importance of Indigenous watercraft with the opening of the exhibit “Why Canoes?”
UMN study spanning over 20 years shows few long-term cognitive effects due to cannabis use
April 16, 2021
Researchers studied sets of twins into adulthood to compare the impacts of cannabis on long-term cognitive abilities.
UMN quiz bowl team scores second place in ‘Super Bowl of the mind’
April 15, 2021
In a normal year, the University of Minnesota quiz bowl team would compete at the Intercollegiate Champion Tournament in Illinois. This year, team members competed in their bedrooms.

Hamline University student Nikki Ngamne poses for a portrait on Wednesday, April 14. Ngamne recently released her first book, "NOTE2 U."
Nikki Ngamne’s first book “NOTE2 U” amplifies the importance of mental health, self-love and manifestation
When 20-year-old Nikki Ngamne found herself in a rut she wrote her feelings in the notes section of her phone for solace, and now she’s turned those notes into her first book “NOTE2 U.”

The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.
Gophers volleyball wins first match of NCAA tournament
April 16, 2021
In a competitive match, Minnesota took down Georgia Tech in straight sets and will now advance to the Regional Semifinals.
Shane Wiskus poses for a portrait in Cooke Hall on Friday, April 30, 2019. Wiskus is the fifth Gopher to win the Nissen-Emery award.
Gophers men’s gymnastics star Shane Wiskus wins the Nissen-Emery Award
April 16, 2021
Wiskus is the fifth Gopher to win the Nissen-Emery and the first Gopher since 2015 when Ellis Mannon received the award.

Protesters are greeted by a crowd of law enforcement in Brooklyn Center on Monday following the police killing of Daunte Wright.
MSA leaders demand UMPD withdraw from countywide policing task force present at Daunte Wright protests
Student government leaders wrote a letter to University administrators asking them to cease their involvement in the West Command Task Force, a group composed of 35 police departments from across Hennepin County.