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UMN COVID-19 vaccine team administers 2,000 first doses

Srilekha Garishakurti
February 8, 2021
Through the University’s vaccination team, healthcare workers are receiving the COVID-19 vaccine on the Twin Cities, Duluth and Rochester campuses.
Photo courtesy of Hai-Thien Phu, a Second Year Internal Medicinal and Pediatrics Resident at the U.

‘A lifesaver’: COVID-19 vaccine brings hope to UMN medical workers

Emalyn Muzzy, City Reporter
February 3, 2021
As thousands of vaccines roll out, University of Minnesota medical workers say they can see an end to the pandemic.
COVID-19 shakes steady international student enrollment trends

COVID-19 shakes steady international student enrollment trends

Srilekha Garishakurti, Campus Activities Reporter
February 3, 2021
Due to travel restrictions, a pause on embassy and consulate services and more, the once-growing body of new international students has taken a hit.
Morgan La Casse and Sarah Mai

UMN budget request lowest in 20 years

Samantha Hendrickson
January 26, 2021
The biennial budget request for $46.5 million in new funding is the lowest in two decades due to the state deficit.
The Minnesota State Capitol as seen on May 13, 2013.

An early look at the legislative session and UMN

Samantha Woodward
January 20, 2021
MSA hopes lawmakers will reintroduce multiple bills that fell apart in last year’s pandemic-laden session.
Joan Gabel on Zoom

Gabel reflects on fall semester, talks plans for COVID-19 and tuition cost

Abbey Machtig, Campus Administration Reporter
December 19, 2020
The University president also discussed the budget deficit in a virtual interview with the Minnesota Daily Friday.
How reporting COVID-19 violations works at the U

How reporting COVID-19 violations works at the U

Abbey Machtig and Izzy Teitelbaum
December 15, 2020
Policies, and consequences, may vary depending on whether students are subject to University housing rules, just the Student Conduct Code, or are part of Greek life.
Walter F. Mondale Hall is seen on Tuesday, June 5.

Law students take initiative for mental health

Katelyn Vue, Campus Activities Reporter
December 13, 2020
Students are pushing for greater support from the University’s Law School.
Freddy Toran walks into the living room of a tiny home outside Elm church on Wednesday, Dec. 9.

Proposed community housing project addresses homelessness, accommodates pandemic

Becca Most
December 10, 2020
The Envision Community project will combat housing barriers in Minneapolis.
The Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility resides in the Mayo building on campus on Saturday, Dec. 5. The center just received a $5 million dollar grant.

UMN launches national center to fight COVID-19 in migrant communities

Jasmine Snow
December 10, 2020
The National Resource Center for Refugees, Immigrants and Migrants’ next steps include combating vaccine hesitancy in refugee and migrant communities throughout the country.