The Minnesota Daily

3 Questions: GAPSA candidates

Michael Pursell
April 5, 2010

In preparation for this week’s elections, the Minnesota Daily Editorial Board prepared three questions to present to each of the two Graduate and Professional Student Assembly presidential candidates....


Top ten local artists of the decade

John Sand
December 2, 2009

Minneapolis and St. Paul have been placed among the top art cities in the world, but who are the people that bring this title to the cities year after year? Here is a list of the top 10 most influential...

Bachmann: I’m not considering a presidential run

Devin Henry
October 21, 2009

Gov. Tim Pawlenty is pulling limited support in any perspective presidential run in 2012, but Minnesota's other highest-profile Republican, U.S. Rep Michele Bachmann, has told an Iowa reporter that she...

Two UW newspapers reject pro-life ad insert

Robert Downs
September 28, 2009

 In this economic climate, newspapers usually take any advertising they can get. That's not the case, however, for two school newspapers in the University of Wisconsin system. The Advance-Titan of...

Another day, another award for Triplett

Marco LaNave
September 15, 2009

Gophers senior linebacker Nate Triplett received his third honor in as many days following his performance in the Gophers' 20-13 win over Air Force on Saturday. Triplett was named the Bronko Nagurski...

Mos Def performs this weekend at First Ave. PHOTO COURTESY DOWNTOWN RECORDS

Weekend Culture Compass – The Fringe Festival, Mos Def, Warped Tour.

July 30, 2009

Friday Parade - Dog Days of Summer NE Dog Parade & Sidewalk Sale If you're like me and feel a big hole in your life that should be filled by lots of cute puppies, some of them wearing costumes, or...

No Doubt not only got back together but is visiting here THIS weekend. Whoa. Source

Weekend Culture Compass – July Fourth and No Doubt

July 2, 2009

Friday Music - Private Dancer with Blind Shake, Birthday Suits Private Dancer is an A&E favorite and you can bet money that at least one of us will be in attendance at the Turf Club tonight. Perhaps...

Como’s day-long ping-pong competitiong

Thomas Q. Johnson
April 28, 2009

"click-clack-click-clack-click-clack-click-clack-click-clack-click-clack-click-clack" Image Source: International Table Tennis Federation (Wang Liqin schmacking the ball) Here's a good community...

Daily Digest: Law School back at top 20, private vs. public, and more

Lisa Zehner
April 24, 2009

Here is a digest of University of Minnesota-related news from other sources that you still might be curious about: U of M Law School back at top 20 Last year, the Daily reported the Law School falling...

Source Comedian Maria Bamford is only glaring because theres cat hair on you. Get it off! Sorry, shameless Tim and Eric reference.

Weekend Culture Compass – Maria Bamford and Dirty Hands, but not at the same time

March 26, 2009

Friday Music âÄì Sage Francis, et. Al. Providence-based lyricist Sage Francis has that uncanny ability to command the respect of both hip hop fans and writers. The rapper and slam poet weaves inspired...