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Gophers center Amanda Zahui B. shoots the ball on Feb. 17 at Williams Arena.

[Photo] Kelley, Zahui B. shine in Gophers’ 2OT victory

Published February 23, 2015

Gophers center Amanda Zahui B. shoots the ball on Feb. 17 at Williams Arena.

Heidi  Rehm speaks on genomic variant interpretation at the Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment and the Life Sciences at Northrop Auditoriums Best Buy Theater on Thursday.

[Photo] Precision medicine debate hits University campus

Published February 16, 2015

Heidi Rehm speaks on genomic variant interpretation at the Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment and the Life Sciences at Northrop Auditorium's Best Buy Theater on Thursday.

Board of Regent candidates for the fourth congressional district Richard Beeson and Tom Sorel field questions from a joint legislative committee Tuesday at the State Office Building. The committee selected Beeson as its recommended candidate for the fourth district.

[Photo] Candidate pool narrows

Published February 11, 2015

Board of Regent candidates for the fourth congressional district Richard Beeson and Tom Sorel field questions from a joint legislative committee Tuesday at the State Office Building. The committee selected...

Minnesotas Becca Dyson runs the final stretch of the Intrasquad 5K on Friday at Les Bolstad Golf Course.

[Photo] Gophers bring home two titles from weekend competition

Published February 9, 2015

Minnesota's Becca Dyson runs the final stretch of the Intrasquad 5K on Friday at Les Bolstad Golf Course.

Gophers guard Amanda Zahui B. runs the ball past Purdue at Williams Arena on Thursday. Purdue beat out Minnesota by 2 points in overtime, with a final score of 90-88.

[Photo] Minnesota-native downs Gophers

Published February 2, 2015

Gophers guard Amanda Zahui B. runs the ball past Purdue at Williams Arena on Thursday. Purdue beat out Minnesota by 2 points in overtime, with a final score of 90-88.

Minnesotas Erin Hawkins competes in the 60-meter dash finals on Saturday, January 31st at the University Fieldhouse. Hawkins went on to win the race with a time of 7.49 seconds.

[Photo] Neumann, Herauf stand out over the weekend

Published February 2, 2015

Minnesota's Erin Hawkins competes in the 60-meter dash finals on Saturday, January 31st at the University Fieldhouse. Hawkins went on to win the race with a time of 7.49 seconds.

Brook Zieger swims the 1,000-yard freestyle for the Gophers at the University Aquatic Center on Friday, January 30th.

[Photo] Smith, Turner lead teams

Published February 2, 2015

Brook Zieger swims the 1,000-yard freestyle for the Gophers at the University Aquatic Center on Friday, January 30th.

The 10 candidates for the University of Minnesota Board of Regents attend a public forum at the State Office Building on Wednesday, January 28.

[Photo] Regent hopefuls offer solutions

Published February 2, 2015

The 10 candidates for the University of Minnesota Board of Regents attend a public forum at the State Office Building on Wednesday, January 28.

Gophers forward Shae Kelley looks to pass the ball at Williams Arena on Thursday.

[Photo] With Banham out, Kelley steps in to lead

Published January 27, 2015

Gophers forward Shae Kelley looks to pass the ball at Williams Arena on Thursday.

Gophers center Amanda Zahui B. runs the ball past Purdue at Williams Arena on Thursday. Purdue beat Minnesota by two points in overtime 90-88.

[Photo] Zahui B. scores 36, but Gophers fall

Published January 26, 2015

Gophers center Amanda Zahui B. runs the ball past Purdue at Williams Arena on Thursday. Purdue beat Minnesota by two points in overtime 90-88.

A visitor at the Southeast Library searches the online database on Saturday evening.

[Photo] Library needs help, study says

Published January 26, 2015

A visitor at the Southeast Library searches the online database on Saturday evening.

Rep. Drew Christensen, R-Savage, poses for a photograph outside the State Office Building on Wednesday. He is a University student and the youngest member of the state Legislature this session.

[Photo] From the U to the Capitol

Published January 22, 2015

Rep. Drew Christensen, R-Savage, poses for a photograph outside the State Office Building on Wednesday. He is a University student and the youngest member of the state Legislature this session.

Gophers forward Connor Reilly races the puck down the ice at Mariucci Arena on Saturday.

[Photo] Reilly reaps rewards of rehabilitation

Published January 21, 2015

Gophers forward Connor Reilly races the puck down the ice at Mariucci Arena on Saturday.

Minnesota Gophers and Wisconsin Badgers brawl on the ice of Mariucci Arena during the third period of the final game in the 24th Annual Mariucci Classic on Saturday. Seventeen out of 28 total combined penalties were given in the third period.

[Photo] Gophers tie, beat rivals at home

Published January 20, 2015

Minnesota Gophers and Wisconsin Badgers brawl on the ice of Mariucci Arena during the third period of the final game in the 24th Annual Mariucci Classic on Saturday. Seventeen out of 28 total combined...

EDM producer Steven Klinger, known by the stage name The Kid Vicious, works on an unfinished track in his home studio in Minneapolis on Friday. He plans to debut new songs at a show with Flava D on Tuesday, Jan. 20th at Barfly.

[Photo] The Kid Vicious is loyal to bass

Published January 20, 2015

EDM producer Steven Klinger, known by the stage name The Kid Vicious, works on an unfinished track in his home studio in Minneapolis on Friday. He plans to debut new songs at a show with Flava D on Tuesday,...

Artist Eric Inkala works on one of his paintings in preparation for his gallery show at Public Functionary on Saturday, November 22.

[Photo] Chaos and control

Published November 20, 2014

Artist Eric Inkala works on one of his paintings in preparation for his gallery show at Public Functionary on Saturday, November 22.

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

[Photo] Barrett outshines Leidner in loss

Published November 17, 2014

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

[Photo] Leidner outshined by Barrett in 31-24 loss

Published November 15, 2014

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

Gophers running back David Cobb powers through a crowd of Buckeyes on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Gophers running back David Cobb powers through a crowd of Buckeyes on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

Gophers running back David Cobb gets pulled to the ground on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Gophers running back David Cobb gets pulled to the ground on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett runs the ball on Saturday, Nov. 15 at TCF Bank Stadium.

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A customer browses used goods at the ReUse center in the Southeast Como neighborhood on Thursday. The ReUse Program collects surplus items from 250 Twin Cities campus buildings and redistributes them to University departments, providing access to the public every Thursday.

[Photo] ReUse gives second life to used goods

Published November 11, 2014

A customer browses used goods at the ReUse center in the Southeast Como neighborhood on Thursday. The ReUse Program collects surplus items from 250 Twin Cities campus buildings and redistributes them to...

Wide receiver KJ Maye reaches to catch the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Wide receiver KJ Maye reaches to catch the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock passes the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock passes the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

Iowa wide receiver Jacob Hillyer reaches for the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Iowa wide receiver Jacob Hillyer reaches for the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner runs the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner runs the ball on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

A students votes at the Weisman Art Museum on Tuesday, Nov. 4th. Voter turnout statewide was about 50 percent, lower than the last two midterm elections.

[Photo] Polls closed, votes scrutinized

Published November 6, 2014

A students votes at the Weisman Art Museum on Tuesday, Nov. 4th. Voter turnout statewide was about 50 percent, lower than the last two midterm elections.

Gophers soccer defenseman Haley Helverson and her father, Scott Helverson, talk about his experiences as an NFL referee at the Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium on Oct. 24.

[Photo] NFL referee on the field, a father at home

Published November 5, 2014

Gophers soccer defenseman Haley Helverson and her father, Scott Helverson, talk about his experiences as an NFL referee at the Elizabeth Lyle Robbie Stadium on Oct. 24.

Theta Chi members Blake Kraussel and Andy Buckley play pool in their house on 17th Avenue on Tuesday. Despite experiencing the two Greek organizations experiencing success at this locations, both chapters are planning to move out of 17th Avenue and find permanent housing in larger spaces off campus.

[Photo] Chapters hope to expand after successful first year at 17th Avenue Residence Hall

Published September 11, 2014

Theta Chi members Blake Kraussel and Andy Buckley play pool in their house on 17th Avenue on Tuesday. Despite experiencing the two Greek organizations experiencing success at this locations, both chapters...

Sophomore Jose Mendez swings at Windsong Farm Golf Club on Sunday at the Gopher Invitational. Mendez tied for fifth at the tournament and the Gophers placed fourth overall.

[Photo] Minnesota places fourth at first tournament

Published September 9, 2014

Sophomore Jose Mendez swings at Windsong Farm Golf Club on Sunday at the Gopher Invitational. Mendez tied for fifth at the tournament and the Gophers placed fourth overall.

UMPD Officer J. Printz observes pedestrians crossing Washington Avenue, assuring they abide by the walk signals. Following the recent fatality in Prospect Park, the University increases LRT accident prevention with help from Metro Transit Police.

[Photo] Light rail safety efforts rev up

Published September 8, 2014

UMPD Officer J. Printz observes pedestrians crossing Washington Avenue, assuring they abide by the walk signals. Following the recent fatality in Prospect Park, the University increases LRT accident prevention...

Guitar player and vocalist Tenn Jah-Bee Bennett preforms on Tuesday at Bunkers Music Bar & Grill. International Reggae All-Stars are a diverse reggae group featuring members from Jamaica, Trinidad, Venezuela and other countries.

[Photo] International Reggae All Stars spin mellow into gold

Published September 4, 2014

Guitar player and vocalist Tenn "Jah-Bee" Bennett preforms on Tuesday at Bunker's Music Bar & Grill. International Reggae All-Stars are a diverse reggae group featuring members from Jamaica, Trinidad,...

Minnesotas Becca Dyson runs the final stretch of the Intrasquad 5K on Friday at Les Bolstad Golf Course.

[Photo] Redshirt juniors lead Gophers

Published September 2, 2014

Minnesota's Becca Dyson runs the final stretch of the Intrasquad 5K on Friday at Les Bolstad Golf Course.