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Episode 85: Blurb

Episode 85: Blurb

by Megan Palmer
Published April 16, 2021
Please check back next week for our regularly scheduled coverage. 
Episode 37: Gophers mens hockey falls to Mankato

Episode 37: Gophers men’s hockey falls to Mankato

by Nolan O'Hara and Julianna Landis
Published April 3, 2021
In this week's episode of the "Weekly Rundown," our staff discusses the Gophers men's hockey team's tournament run, predictions for the Frozen Four and who might be in the lineup when the Gophers take the ice next season.
Episode 84: Meet the new regents

Episode 84: Meet the new regents

by Ava Kian, Yoko Vue, and Abbey Machtig
Published April 1, 2021
In this episode, we talk to three of the four newly elected regents, including James Farnsworth, Kodi Verhalen and Ruth Johnson, about their backgrounds and goals for their six-year terms.
Episode 83: Black women trailblazers at UMN

Episode 83: Black women trailblazers at UMN

by Megan Germundson and Jasmine Snow
Published March 26, 2021
In this episode, we learn about historical Black women and their contributions, which helped pave the way for the future at the University of Minnesota.
Episode 36: Gophers turn to Ben Johnson to keep in-state talent

Episode 36: Gophers turn to Ben Johnson to keep in-state talent

by Nolan O'Hara and AJ Condon
Published March 25, 2021
In this week's episode of the "Weekly Rundown," our staff discusses new Gophers men's basketball coach Ben Johnson, Johnson's introductory press conference and his recruiting aspirations in the state of Minnesota.
Episode 35: With Pitino out, Gophers mens basketball begins its coaching search

Episode 35: With Pitino out, Gophers men’s basketball begins its coaching search

by Nolan O'Hara and AJ Condon
Published March 19, 2021
In this week's episode of the "Weekly Rundown," our staff discusses the firing of Richard Pitino, recruiting in-state talent and who might fill the void as the next head coach of the Golden Gophers.
Episode 82: Activists spring to fight Line 3

Episode 82: Activists spring to fight Line 3

by Ava Kian and Yoko Vue
Published March 18, 2021
In this episode, we talk to Winona LaDuke, executive director of Honor the Earth, and University student and MN350 intern Karly Beaumont about their efforts to stop the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline.
Episode 81: Organizers and activists prepare for the Chauvin trial

Episode 81: Organizers and activists prepare for the Chauvin trial

by Megan Germundson and Ethan Quezada
Published March 12, 2021
In this episode, we talk with activists and organizers to learn how they have been preparing for the Derek Chauvin trial and their experiences protesting on the first day of public court proceedings.
Episode 34: Gophers womens hockey stunned by tournament snub

Episode 34: Gophers women’s hockey stunned by tournament snub

by Nolan O'Hara and Matthew Kennedy
Published March 12, 2021
In this week's episode of the "Weekly Rundown," our staff discusses the NCAA tournament committee's decision to leave the Gophers women's hockey team out of the tournament, the team's reaction and whether seniors will elect to return next season.
Episode 80: Students are graduating during a pandemic…again

Episode 80: Students are graduating during a pandemic…again

by Ava Kian and Yoko Vue
Published March 5, 2021
In this episode, we talk to a few students about their plans after graduation and how they’re feeling with commencement in less than three months. We also get insight from those who are working with students, including career counselors, university coordinators and recruiters, and speak with a 2020 graduate about his experience with virtual commencement last year.