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Episode 96: Student celebrates Indian culture through fashion

Episode 96: Student celebrates Indian culture through fashion

by Sam Moser
Published May 5, 2022
University student Sony Lane showed designs at Coalesce, a Twin Cities AAPI fashion show. Lane pulls inspiration from her Indian culture and identity.
Episode 95: The toll of I-94, 35W and their futures

Episode 95: The toll of I-94, 35W and their futures

by Sean Ericson
Published April 28, 2022
The Daily reported on how two highways affected BIPOC communities in the Twin Cities during and after construction. Neighbors and organizers put forth their ideas for the future of these highways.
Episode 94: UMN proposal looks to make transit more affordable

Episode 94: UMN proposal looks to make transit more affordable

by Sam Moser
Published April 7, 2022
If passed, the Universal Transit Pass proposal would cut the current U-Pass cost by more than half. University representatives and students explain how this would change transportation on and off campus. 
Episode 93: How the worker shortage affects M Dining

Episode 93: How the worker shortage affects M Dining

by Sean Ericson
Published March 17, 2022
Since the pandemic began, UMN students and administration have seen a worker shortage in residential dining halls. Staff members discuss the effects of the shortage on student workers and administrative hiring efforts.
Episode 92: ASU finds community through gala

Episode 92: ASU finds community through gala

by Sam Moser
Published February 24, 2022
The Asian American Student Union hosted their annual Gala to fundraise and reinvigorate the Asian American community at UMN.
Episode 91: Students discuss UMN minimum wage

Episode 91: Students discuss UMN minimum wage

by Sam Moser and Sean Ericson
Published February 10, 2022
The University’s CBS and Institute on the Environment recently raised minimum wages for student workers to $15 or above. 
Episode 90: Students react after Biden extended loan pause to May

Episode 90: Students react after Biden extended loan pause to May

by Sam Moser
Published January 27, 2022
The Daily’s podcast reporter Sam Moser spoke with three University students on how the student loan pause will affect them as the pandemic continues.
Episode 88: The Struggle of Local Restaurants in the Twin Cities

Episode 88: The Struggle of Local Restaurants in the Twin Cities

by Lexi Kiecker
Published August 26, 2021
In this episode, our podcast reporter, Lexi Kiecker speaks to three different restaurant owners in the Twin Cities about their experiences running a small business during a pandemic.
Episode 87: End of Season Farewell

Episode 87: End of Season Farewell

by Megan Palmer
Published May 4, 2021

INTRO MUSIC MEGAN PALMER: Hello everyone, and welcome back to In The Know, a podcast by the Minnesota Daily. I’m Megan Palmer and I’m the producer for the show. I wanted to let you all know...