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The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Ann Waltner is a UMN history professor who specializes in Chinese history.

Ann Waltner named interim dean for CLA

by Madison Roth
Published May 30, 2023
Waltner is a professor in the history department and will take over as dean for the College of Liberal Arts on July 3.
Cal Mergendahl spoke out against new UMN leadership, proposed cuts and other topics Friday.

UMN regents discuss tuition and MPact 2025; AFSCME protestors interrupt meeting

by Olivia Hines
Published May 15, 2023
On Thursday and Friday, Board of Regents reviewed updates on tuition pricing strategies, MPact 2025 and PRISMH, AFSCME protesters rallied outside.
The University of Minnesota Board of Regents met on Friday, Feb. 10 at the McNamara Alumni Center.

Jeffrey Ettinger selected as interim UMN president

by Henry Hagen and Olivia Hines
Published May 8, 2023
At a special meeting on Monday, the University Board of Regents choose an interim president out of the four finalists.
The Board of Regents convene for their September meeting at the McNamara Alumni Center on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021.

UMN regents select interim president candidates

by Maya Marchel Hoff
Published May 4, 2023
Four candidates were selected by the Board of Regents for the University’s interim president position, including Jeffrey M. Ettinger, Myron Frans, Mary Holz-Clause and E. Thomas Sullivan.
11:46 a.m. Renee Rademacher works on homework at Regis Center for Art West.

2023 Day in the Life: April 27

by Minnesota Daily Multimedia Staff
Published May 2, 2023
From sunup to sundown, the Minnesota Daily’s Multimedia Team documented the University of Minnesota’s campus community.
The Minnesota State Capitol Building on Saturday, Jan. 28.

Legislature elects UMN regents

by Maya Marchel Hoff
Published May 2, 2023
The Minnesota Legislature elected Robyn Gulley, Mary Turner, Tadd Johnson and Penny Wheeler to the University of Minnesota Board of Regents in a joint session Monday night.
The University of Minnesota campus gates on East Bank, Nov. 12, 2022.

UMN student senator removed after stalking allegations

by Maia Irvin and Olivia Stevens
Published May 1, 2023
Romello Lloyd, a 26-year-old student living in Bailey Hall, faces two criminal charges and several EOAA reports.
Minnesota joins 22 other states in legalizing recreational cannabis use when Gov. Tim Walz signed the bill on Tuesday.

Minn. Senate paves way for greener future by approving cannabis legalization bill

by Jack O'Connor
Published April 28, 2023
21-year-olds will be able to sell, grow and consume cannabis once the legislation is signed by Gov. Tim Walz.
Graduate student workers launched a card signing campaign on Feb. 20. Photo courtesy of GLU-UE.

UMN graduate students vote to unionize

by Ainsley Brown
Published April 28, 2023
This is the sixth unionization attempt from graduate student workers since 1974.
Steil and Roth will start their new positions at the end of May. Photo courtesy of Steil.

New leadership announced for Minnesota Daily

by Olivia Hines
Published April 28, 2023
The Daily will welcome Alex Steil and Maddie Roth as its editor-in-chief and managing editor for the 2023-24 year.

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