Photos of the Week: 2/21 – 3/25

Jules Ameel

Crews continue to sift through the devastation left in the wake of last week’s tsunami Thursday in the town of Oarai, 70 miles north of Tokyo.

Photo By: Anthony Kwan

Last week’s 9.0 magnitude earthquake buckled structures in the town of Oarai, Japan. The tremors were the strongest ever recorded in the country.

Photo By: Joe Michaud-Scorza

Story By: Jessica Van Berkel, Kathryn Elliott

Disasters force U students home

Second-year graduate student Megan Meyer sorts through donated books on March 10 at a warehouse in St. Paul. Meyer started a nonprofit in 2006 that aspires to send 1 million books to Gambia.

Photo By: Joe Michaud-Scorza

Story By: Amanda Bankston

Student aims to send 1 million books to Gambia

Antique barber tools line the wall around the scheduling calendar at Milo’s on Fourth. Most of the tools are donations made by customers over the years.

Photo By: Erin Westover

Story By: Jennifer Bissell

After 42 years in Dinkytown, Milo prepares for his ‘final cut’

Gophers junior forward Nico Sacchetti and Anchorage sophomore defender Drew Darwitz fight for the puck on Friday March 11 at Mariucci Arena.

Photo By: Joe Michaud-Scorza

Story By: Austin Cumblad

Season ends abruptly; Lucia’s tenure will continue

University of Minnesota rowing team members practice in the tank Wednesday at the Boathouse down by the Mississippi River.

Photo By: Anthony Kwan

Story By: Josh Katzenstein

Rowers run aground by spring floods

Senior Michael Lee poses Wednesday on the bridge of the Regis Center for Art. Lee is a returning member of the University of Minnesota’s Poetry Slam team.

Photo By: Anthony Kwan

Story By: Raya Zimmerman

Poets slam their way to nationals