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Student Life

People voting at Machine Shop on St. Anthony Main on Nov. 7, 2023. With the presidential election happening in November and the movement to vote uncommitted gaining popularity, some students voting on the Democratic ballot find themselves voting in different ways.

Students voice their thoughts on voting for Biden or ‘uncommitted’

by Amirah Razman
Published March 18, 2024
Following Super Tuesday, some students are not committing to a Democratic candidate while others continue to show support for Joe Biden.
Gopher Chauffer on 4th St. Jan. 22, 2024. Gopher Chauffeur drivers give up their time to keep students safe.

Behind the wheel: A Gopher Chauffeur driver’s experience

by Sophie Eydis
Published March 17, 2024
Drivers share their passion for their job which ensures student safety on campus.
From using a credit card to unexpected financial emergencies, students face many challenges surrounding their personal finances.

How UMN students are tackling their finances

by Amirah Razman and Gabrielle Erenstein
Published March 15, 2024
Many students have different financial situations that lead them to succeed well in one area of finance but struggle in another.
Maria Heinzen, currently studying abroad in London, gazes at a sculpture located at the British Museum.

Internships abroad enrich student experience

by Avery Vrieze
Published March 11, 2024
At a university where studying abroad is common, an internship adds a unique angle to the experience.
The program has grown each year since its founding in 2021.

UMN Sexual Assault Prevention Advocates begin recruiting efforts

by Georgia Jensen
Published March 11, 2024
The program aims to educate fraternity and sorority members about sexual assault resources on campus as well as their efforts to minimize sexual assault on campus.
A UMPD police officer on Northrop Mall on Feb. 1, 2024. A SAFE-U alert sent Saturday night cautioned people to stay away from the area.

Police investigate shots fired near Sanford Residence Hall

by Georgia Jensen
Published March 1, 2024
There are no known victims or suspects.
In a technology-filled world, students from MKTG 4076 learn how to promote a message through digital marketing techniques. Imagine We Could promotes their causes on social media through paid advertising and engagements.

Carlson Book Bash helps students engage with ‘fun reading’

by Amirah Razman
Published February 29, 2024
In partnership with the UMN Libraries, Imagine We Could hopes to empower students to read more books.
While some students think spring break is early this semester, others voice wishes to have a fall break.

UMN students reflect on University breaks

by Amelia Roessler and Avery Vrieze
Published February 28, 2024
With spring break around the corner, students share their opinions on time off during the semester.
Fyonn Olielo attends the University of Minnesota Job & Internship Fair at Huntington Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Monday, Feb. 26, 2024. Multiple different businesses set up booths to talk to students about their career aspirations. The fair is the largest job fair at the University that is open to students of all majors.

UMN Job & Internship Fair connects students to a variety of career opportunities

by Amirah Razman
Published February 27, 2024
With a variety of employers present, students were able to network with corporations about future careers and internships.
A UMPD police officer on the mall on Feb. 1, 2024. There are no known victims or property damage resulting from the incident on Saturday.

Police investigating shots fired near Sanford Residence Hall

by Georgia Jensen
Published February 25, 2024
A SAFE-U alert sent Saturday night cautioned people to stay away from the area.

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