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Former Vice President and University professor Walter F. Mondale on Tuesday in his office at Dorsey & Whitney LLP in Minneapolis in 2012.

Walter Mondale, former vice president and University professor, dies at 93

Dylan Miettinen
April 20, 2021
Mondale, co-author of the 1968 Fair Housing Act, was a lifelong proponent of dozens of liberal policies.
Al Milgrom, 2015

‘The spirit of Dinkytown’: Dinkytown remembers legendary filmmaker Al Milgrom

Jasmine Snow
January 22, 2021
Longtime residents remember Milgrom’s contributions to the history and culture of the area.
Courtesy of Ashley Groshek.

Corbett Laubignat, disability advocate, dies at 40

Farrah Mina
May 4, 2020

The University of Minnesota Disability Resource Center hosted a virtual celebration of life for Corbett Laubignat on Friday, May 1. Laubignat was a senior access consultant who died March 2. She was 40.  Laubignat...

Former Minnesota Daily desk editor Olivia Johnson, 22, died in a car crash Saturday.

‘A light in the newsroom’: Former Daily editor dies in crash

Michelle Griffith
January 1, 2020

She always had a smile on her face, even when working long hours “in the trenches” of a student newspaper, ensuring stories were the best they could be. Former Minnesota Daily Desk Editor and University...

A note from the family of Dylan Christy

Family of Dylan Christy
July 24, 2019

We wish to express our sincere appreciation for all the kindness and generosity shown to us at the time of Dylan’s death. We are grateful for the outpouring of love and support. It gives us comfort...

Obituary for Dylan Robert Christy

Obituary for Dylan Robert Christy

June 17, 2019

Dylan Robert Christy, age 21, of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 11, 2019. Dylan was born in 1997 to Dale and Misty Christy in Grand Rapids. He graduated from Grand Rapids...