Photos of the week, Feb 12-18

by Ashley Goetz

Attorney Jordan Kushner argues before the Minnesota Supreme Court on behalf of his client, former University student Amanda Tatro, on Wednesday at the capitol. Tatro sued the University over disciplinary actions the University took after she posted comments on Facebook the that administrators found threatening. By Mark Vancleave.

Minnesota men's basketball head coach Tubby Smith gets in the referee's face on Tuesday night. Minnesota lost to Ohio State 78-68. By Marisa Wojcik.

Anna Rose Steger, 2, wonders at the size of a male polar bear at the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory Saturday in St. Paul. The bears are engaging in the natural behavior, undisturbed by humans behind the glass. By Anthony Kwan.

A brown bear seems unwilling to enter the frigid water. Brown bears are not the most graceful of swimmers. By Anthony Kwan.