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3:53 p.m. Senior Christine Luo, junior Emma Heverly and alum Anika Tella relax near McNamara Alumni Center. The women went to go get boba and enjoy the nice weather.

Day in the Life: April 28, 2021

On April 28, 2021, the Minnesota Daily's multimedia team set out to document and chronicle the lives and moments of the University of Minnesota's campus community.
Left: Dave Golden, Director of Public Health and Communications at Boynton Health. Right: Jill DeBoer, Deputy Director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy.

Meet the University of Minnesota’s COVID-19 vaccine team

Abbey Machtig
April 28, 2021
Employees from Boynton Health and other public health units worked to plan and implement vaccine clinics at the University of Minnesota.
Debunking COVID-19 vaccine myths: Q&A with a UMN doctor

Debunking COVID-19 vaccine myths: Q&A with a UMN doctor

Samantha Woodward
April 26, 2021
The Minnesota Daily asked UMN students for their questions about getting vaccinated, and Dr. Mark R. Schleiss answered.
A student guide to getting vaccinated through Boynton

A student guide to getting vaccinated through Boynton

Nathanael Ashton-Piper
April 14, 2021
With recently expanded eligibility, students may receive an invitation to get a vaccine through Boynton Health.
UMN researchers discuss new ethical dilemmas during the pandemic

UMN researchers discuss new ethical dilemmas during the pandemic

Izzy Teitelbaum, Campus Administration Reporter
March 19, 2021
The University’s sixth annual Research Ethics Week, which ran from March 1 to March 5, focused on adapting to COVID-19’s effects on research.
Official Spring 2021 Toledo program picture, courtesy of Lauren Huspeni

Last spring, there were 1,075 UMN students abroad. This semester, there are 28.

Sonja Kleven, Campus Administration Reporter
March 19, 2021
After being suspended for two terms, five programs now have students abroad, which program directors consider an accomplishment during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nurse Carol Gilbert administers a COVID-19 vaccine to Rep. Ilhan Omar's Deputy District Director Ali Isse at the Brian Coyle Center on Friday, March 12. The Brian Coyle Center has started offering COVID-19 vaccinations on Fridays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Community leaders promote COVID-19 vaccines in Cedar-Riverside

Lydia Morrell, City Reporter
March 19, 2021
The Brian Coyle Center has begun hosting vaccine clinics every Friday.
Courtesy of Abdulaziz Mohamed and Samiat Ajibola

Meet the candidates for undergraduate student body president and vice president

Ava Thompson
March 15, 2021
In an unprecedented year, only one pair of candidates announced their campaign for president and vice president.
Zoom University: a year in review

Zoom University: a year in review

Megan Phillips, Arts and Entertainment Reporter
March 13, 2021
UMN students and faculty reflect on a year of online learning.
Social distancing signs flag down seats in Hanson lecture halls on Tuesday, July 28 at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. All classes during July-mester enforced social distance protocols.

University of Minnesota will return to in-person classes fall semester

Emalyn Muzzy, City Reporter
March 12, 2021
Through studying vaccination and infection rates of COVID-19, University administration has decided it will be safe for students to return.