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From left, women's gymnastics head coach Meg Stephenson, men's basketball head coach Tubby Smith and men's hockey coach Don Lucia attend a press conference Thursday morning at TCF Bank Stadium. Maturi is retiring as the Golden Gophers' Director of Athletics and will step down at the end of his current contract, which expires on June 30.

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From left, women's gymnastics head coach Meg Stephenson, men's basketball head coach Tubby Smith and men's hockey coach Don Lucia attend a press conference Thursday morning at TCF Bank Stadium. Maturi...

Participators compete in the music trivia during the Book It event Thursday at the James J. Hill Reference Library in St. Paul.

[Photo] Party in the stacks

February 2, 2012

Participators compete in the music trivia during the Book It event Thursday at the James J. Hill Reference Library in St. Paul.

Communication studies and sociology senior Allison Brenneise was able to find a table for students with disabilities in her sociology class Monday at Blegen Hall. Brenneise said if she would have to sit in an individual desk for the rest of the semester, she would drop the class.

[Photo] Classroom seating lacks options for overweight students

February 1, 2012

Communication studies and sociology senior Allison Brenneise was able to find a table for students with disabilities in her sociology class Monday at Blegen Hall. Brenneise said if she would have to sit...

Gov. Dayton's proposed bonding bill does not include the money needed to renovate Eddy Hall. If the funds aren't included in this year's bonding bill, Eddy Hall will remain shut.

[Photo] Eddy Hall snubbed in bonding bill

January 30, 2012

Gov. Dayton's proposed bonding bill does not include the money needed to renovate Eddy Hall. If the funds aren't included in this year's bonding bill, Eddy Hall will remain shut.

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President Eric Kaler, right, speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul. Kaler was joined by the University's new special assistant to the president for government relations Jason Rohloff.

[Photo] Kaler talks U priorities in first Capitol visit

January 30, 2012

President Eric Kaler, right, speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul. Kaler was joined by the University's new special assistant to...

President Eric Kaler speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul.

[Photo] Kaler calls for outside review of U’s Academic Health Center

January 31, 2012

President Eric Kaler speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul.

President Eric Kaler speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul.

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January 31, 2012

President Eric Kaler speaks to the media about the University's 2012 legislative priorities Friday at the State Capitol in St. Paul.

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January 31, 2012

"Door guy" Clint Mahkimetas uses an ID Scanner to verify customers' identification.

[Photo] Training makes Dinkytown bouncers more than brawn

January 26, 2012

"Door guy" Clint Mahkimetas verifies Michael Burton's identification at the door of Kitty Cat Klub on Monday night in Dinkytown.

A calf peeks out of a window in a calf hutch Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

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January 26, 2012

A calf peeks out of a window in a calf hutch Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

Body measurement of a calf is being recorded Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

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Body measurement of a calf is being recorded Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

Animal science assistant professor Noah Litherland, right, and first year research assistant Zach Sawall record some measurement of a calf at Dairy Teaching & Research Center Friday morning in St. Paul.

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January 26, 2012

Animal science assistant professor Noah Litherland, right, and first year research assistant Zach Sawall record some measurement of a calf at Dairy Teaching & Research Center Friday morning in St. Paul.

Special assistant to the president for government relations Jason Rohloff began Jan 9. Rohloff will play a crucial role in lobbying for support for the University in the legislative session which begins today.

[Photo] Rohloff begins as the U's public face at the Capitol

January 24, 2012

Special assistant to the president for government relations Jason Rohloff began Jan 9. Rohloff will play a crucial role in lobbying for support for the University in the legislative session which begins...

Animal science research assistant Zach Sawall guides a calf on to a scale Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

[Photo] Happy calves come from Minnesota

January 24, 2012

Animal science research assistant Zach Sawall guides a calf on to a scale Friday morning at Dairy Teaching & Research Center in St. Paul.

An Syrian Augsburg student demonstrates in support of the opposition movement in Syria on Friday in Coffman Union.

[Photo] U students freeze to protest violence in Syria

January 23, 2012

An Syrian Augsburg student demonstrates in support of the opposition movement in Syria on Friday in Coffman Union.

An Syrian Augsburg student demonstrates in support of the opposition movement in Syria on Friday in Coffman Union.

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An Syrian Augsburg student demonstrates in support of the opposition movement in Syria on Friday in Coffman Union.

Gophers sophmore Kayla Slechta in action on the balance beam Saturday night at Sports Pavilion.

[Photo] Gophers recover from slow start to beat UIC

January 23, 2012

Gophers sophmore Kayla Slechta in action on the balance beam Saturday night at Sports Pavilion.

Bobby Jackson signs his autographs for fans before a game Monday at Target Center.

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January 23, 2012

Bobby Jackson signs his autographs for fans before a game Monday at Target Center.

Bobby Jackson earned Big Ten Player of the Year and Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year honors when he led the Gophers to their only Final Four in 1997.

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Bobby Jackson earned Big Ten Player of the Year and Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year honors when he led the Gophers to their only Final Four in 1997.

Former gopher basketball player Bobby Jackson helps Sacramento Kings' players to warm up before a game Monday at Target Center. Jackson started working as an assistant coach for the Kings last November.

[Photo] Bobby Jackson back on the bench in Sacramento

January 18, 2012

Former gopher basketball player Bobby Jackson helps Sacramento Kings' players to warm up before a game Monday at Target Center. Jackson started working as an assistant coach for the Kings last November....