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Students for Obama president Laura Pratt and former U.S. vice president Walter Mondale watch a video stream from the Democratic National Convention on Thursday evening in Rapson Hall. Mondale encouraged students to involve themselves in the political process in fall 2012.

Campus DNC party gets VP treatment

September 10, 2012

Walter Mondale knew he had a tough spot to fill and only a limited time to do it, but that didn’t seem to faze him. After all, delivering speeches in tough situations was once part of his job description. The...

Students for Obama president Laura Pratt and former U.S. vice president Walter Mondale watch a video stream from the Democratic National Convention on Thursday evening in Rapson Hall. Mondale encouraged students to involve themselves in the political process in fall 2012.

Mondale speaks to students at DNC watch party

September 7, 2012

Students filled a Rapson Hall lecture hall Thursday night to watch a live feed of the Democratic National Convention and to hear from former Vice President Walter Mondale. Students For Obama, a campus...

U group fights gay-marriage ban

September 6, 2012

Students gathered in Coffman Union on Wednesday afternoon. Like many student groups before, they were there to kick off a new group. But unlike many others, this group was created for one special purpose...