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University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel fields questions from the Minnesota Daily in her office on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

Gabel reflects on the past academic year and looks ahead to fall semester

Abbey Machtig
May 5, 2021
The University president also shared her response to calls for reform within the University’s police department and announced the new Senior Advisor for Native American Affairs in a virtual interview Monday.
Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

New three-year project will deepen knowledge on disability by facilitating virtual spaces and discussions

Katelyn Vue
May 4, 2021
Beginning in fall 2021, the Critical Studies Disability Collective will host the project that examines disability through the lenses of race, disposability and more.
Wide receiver Chris Autman-Bell raises his arms in celebration of a touchdown at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 9. The Gophers defeated Penn State 31-26 to bring their record to 9-0, a first since 1904.

Autman-Bell and receiving corps dazzle in Gopher football’s 2021 spring game

Matthew Kennedy
May 3, 2021
The spring game showcased the depth of Minnesota’s wide receivers, and who could take on a larger role after the departure of Rashod Bateman.
Courtesy photo of the University's Hillel Board Members

University fall semester will coincide with Rosh Hashana

Ava Thompson
April 30, 2021
The two-day Jewish holiday lands on the start date of the fall semester, Sept. 7.
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.
Gophers Wide Receiver Rashod Bateman carries the ball at the 2020 Outback Bowl on Wednesday, Jan. 1.  The Gophers went on to take the game 31-24 over the Auburn Tigers.

Bateman goes No. 27 to the Baltimore Ravens in NFL draft

Brendan O'Brien
April 29, 2021
After a season filled with twists and turns, the Gophers standout saw his NFL dreams come to fruition late Thursday night.
Morrill Hall as seen on Saturday, Oct. 12.

New task force will address abusive faculty after push from graduate student government

Nathanael Ashton-Piper
April 29, 2021
A graduate student petition called for forming a body consisting of graduate students, faculty, relevant staff and administrators to address abusive faculty behavior.
The University of Minnesota's Mock Trial Association takes a picture as a team following their rounds at the national competition.

‘Midwesterner style’: UMN mock trial team places 15th in the country

Izzy Teitelbaum
April 29, 2021
The mock trial team placed seventh in its division at nationals on April 18.
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.
A proposed rendering of the Marcy-Holmes Southeast Ninth Street development.

New apartment building and manufacturing site proposed in Marcy-Holmes

Emalyn Muzzy
April 27, 2021
On the quiet corner of Southeast Ninth Street, a new apartment could help revive the area.