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[Photo] Weekend Culture Compass - from Che to Lykke Li

Published February 6, 2009

Photo by Paul Griggs. Source

Executive vice president of MIT, Sherwin Greenblatt, speaks to University faculty for the Quality Fair at McNamara Center Thursday.  Greenblatt’s message for the University was to “work smarter” when presented with challenges.

[Photo] Universities, departments gather to exchange ideas

Published February 5, 2009

Executive vice president of MIT, Sherwin Greenblatt, speaks to University faculty for the Quality Fair at McNamara Center Thursday. Greenblatt’s message for the University was to “work smarter”...

Surly owner Omar Ansari, left, and employee Keith Doten, right, serve a variety of brews for tour participants to taste test Friday.  The brewry, located in Brooklyn Center, offers tours by reservation Friday evenings.

[Photo] Local brewery booms as others struggle to stay afloat

Published February 4, 2009

Surly owner Omar Ansari, left, and employee Keith Doten, right, serve a variety of brews for tour participants to taste test Friday. The brewry, located in Brooklyn Center, offers tours by reservation...

Photo courtesy AP/Andrew Medichini

[Photo] Tonight: It's time to dance

Published February 5, 2009

Photo courtesy AP/Andrew Medichini

So it begins... Photo courtesy Martin Schoeller (Comedy Central)

[Photo] The most important show of the season

Published February 5, 2009

So it begins... Photo courtesy Martin Schoeller (Comedy Central)

Photo courtesy AP/ Bill Kostroun.

[Photo] The Boss is back at work

Published February 5, 2009

Photo courtesy AP/ Bill Kostroun.

Photo courtesy Rough Trade Records

[Photo] Alela Diane takes hippie-dippie too far

Published February 5, 2009

Photo courtesy Rough Trade Records

MN Daily, File Photo Austin Hinckle

[Photo] Gophers get another shot at No. 13 Michigan State

Published February 3, 2009

MN Daily, File Photo Austin Hinckle

If you cant make it to see Bob the Builder live, you can at least print out this coloring sheet and kill half an hour giving it your own special touch. Courtesy HIT Entertainment and Keith Chapman.

[Photo] Weekend Culture Compass: Bob the Builder and more

Published January 30, 2009

If you can't make it to see Bob the Builder live, you can at least print out this coloring sheet and kill half an hour giving it your own special touch. Courtesy HIT Entertainment and Keith Chapman.

Heads were split, but only metaphorically. Photo courtesy Adult Swim.

[Photo] Tim and Eric tour deemed awesome, a great job.

Published January 29, 2009

Heads were split, but only metaphorically. Photo courtesy Adult Swim.

If only the album were as pretty as the photo. Photo courtesy Loney Dear.

[Photo] New album by Loney Dear seems phony, unclear.

Published January 29, 2009

If only the album were as pretty as the photo. Photo courtesy Loney Dear.

New Image

[Photo] Looking outside yourself

Published January 29, 2009

Photo courtesy Decca Broadway

[Photo] "Spring Awakening" revived

Published January 29, 2009

Photo courtesy Decca Broadway

Photo courtesy Kill to Kill

[Photo] Kill to Kill is loud, fast and hard

Published January 29, 2009

Photo courtesy Kill to Kill

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[Photo] The story of Biafra, Inc.

Published January 29, 2009

Photo courtesy Biafra, Inc.

Norm Coleman, right, and his lawyers listen to opening statements made by his attorney Joe Friedberg (not pictured) at the Minnesota Judicial Center in St. Paul, Minn., on January 27, 2008.
(Pioneer Press: Ben Garvin)

[Photo] Subpoenas to stall Senate trial

Published January 26, 2009

Norm Coleman, right, and his lawyers listen to opening statements made by his attorney Joe Friedberg (not pictured) at the Minnesota Judicial Center in St. Paul, Minn., on January 27, 2008. (Pioneer Press:...

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[Photo] Balboa back in full force

Published January 26, 2009

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Celebrating Chinese new year and 30 years with a speech at U of M China Center by Rob Gifford and book signing.

[Photo] More than 600 turn out to hear Gifford

Published January 25, 2009

01-24-08 Celebrating Chinese new year and 30 years with a speech at U of M China Center by Rob Gifford and book signing.

John Wright and Marie Braddock Williams look on while Lester Cannon reflects the legacy of their actions during the takeover of Morrill Hall in 1969. Participants at the round-table discussion Saturday also included members of The Way organization during 1969, community activists and current U of M students.

[Photo] The Morrill Hall Takeover: 40 years later

Published January 25, 2009

John Wright and Marie Braddock Williams look on while Lester Cannon reflects the legacy of their actions during the takeover of Morrill Hall in 1969. Participants at the round-table discussion Saturday...

Hamlet Relaxing by Waderoo. Source  Altered Esthetics

[Photo] Culture Compass - Your weekend agenda

Published January 23, 2009

"Hamlet Relaxing" by Waderoo. Source Altered Esthetics

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[Photo] Sampson III keeps improving

Published January 29, 2009

GWA practicing their scaring pro-lifers faces. Photo courtesy Learning Curve records

[Photo] Gay Witch Abortion go "Maverick"

Published January 22, 2009

GWA practicing their "scaring pro-lifers" faces. Photo courtesy Learning Curve records

Photo courtesy Fat Possum records

[Photo] New Andrew Bird album more of the same (AKA beautiful music)

Published January 22, 2009

Photo courtesy Fat Possum records

Photo courtesy JagJagUWar records

[Photo] A winter's tale with Bon Iver

Published January 22, 2009

Photo courtesy JagJagUWar records

This album cover not to be taken with cough medicine. Photo courtesy Domino records.

[Photo] It's here! And it's pulsing!

Published January 22, 2009

This album cover not to be taken with cough medicine. Photo courtesy Domino records.

Photo courtesy Thomas Bremond

[Photo] Sex, war and awkward teens

Published January 22, 2009

Photo courtesy Thomas Bremond

Rammunition! Photo courtesy John Brown

[Photo] My night with monsters

Published January 22, 2009

Rammunition! Photo courtesy John Brown

Photo Courtesy Random House

[Photo] "Eve" proves to be an apple that's not hard to savor

Published January 22, 2009

Photo Courtesy Random House

Extensive Photoshop attempts to humanize her always fail. Photo Courtesy Crown Forum.

[Photo] Back with a bone to pick

Published January 21, 2009

Extensive Photoshop attempts to humanize her always fail. Photo Courtesy Crown Forum.

He loves it when you call him Big Poppa. Photo Courtesy Phil Caruso/Fox Searchlight Pictures

[Photo] Life After Death

Published January 22, 2009

He loves it when you call him Big Poppa. Photo Courtesy Phil Caruso/Fox Searchlight Pictures

Barack Obama, left, takes the oath of office from Chief Justice John Roberts, not seen, as his wife Michelle, holds the Lincoln Bible and daughters Sasha, right and Malia, watch at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009. (AP Photo/Chuck Kennedy, Pool)

[Photo] President Obama

Published January 20, 2009

Barack Obama, left, takes the oath of office from Chief Justice John Roberts, not seen, as his wife Michelle, holds the Lincoln Bible and daughters Sasha, right and Malia, watch at the U.S. Capitol in...

Senior guard Emily Fox looks for an outlet as she faces some tough pressure against Michigan during Sunday’s 52-46 comeback win over the Wolverines at Williams Arena.

[Photo] Strong second half leads Minnesota to win

Published January 19, 2009

Senior guard Emily Fox looks for an outlet as she faces some tough pressure against Michigan during Sunday’s 52-46 comeback win over the Wolverines at Williams Arena.

Junior forward Tony Lucia sends a puck towards the St. Cloud State goal as junior goaltender Jake Weslosky makes an attempt to swat it away. Weslosky gave up five goals Friday night before letting six more through on Saturday.

[Photo] Minnesota not slowed by Lasch’s hat trick

Published January 19, 2009

Junior forward Tony Lucia sends a puck towards the St. Cloud State goal as junior goaltender Jake Weslosky makes an attempt to swat it away. Weslosky gave up five goals Friday night before letting six...

Freshman forward Monique Lamoureux  looks to an open sophomore Jen Schoullis  during one of the Gophers’ two wins over Bemidji State over the weekend.

[Photo] Gophers sitting at No. 1 and looking to stay there

Published January 20, 2009

Freshman forward Monique Lamoureux looks to an open sophomore Jen Schoullis during one of the Gophers’ two wins over Bemidji State over the weekend.

Freshman forward Monique Lamoureux  looks to an open sophomore Jen Schoullis  during one of the Gophers’ two wins over Bemidji State over the weekend.

[Photo] Freshman continue to produce for Gophers

Published January 19, 2009

Freshman forward Monique Lamoureux looks to an open sophomore Jen Schoullis during one of the Gophers’ two wins over Bemidji State over the weekend.

Seward Co-op

[Photo] Larger, greener Seward Co-op opens

Published January 18, 2009

Seward Co-op

Photo: Vadim Lavrusik

[Photo] Fire evacuates UDS workers at Centennial Hall

Published December 18, 2008

Photo: Vadim Lavrusik

Rendering obtained from Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association.

[Photo] U pauses plans for Ambulatory Care Center

Published December 15, 2008

Rendering obtained from Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association.

Minnesota head basketball coach Tubby Smith is getting some chances to watch his team develop and grow this season. He’ll get one more opportunity this weekend as his team takes on Cornell, just two games away from No. 11 Louisville.

[Photo] Cornell another chance for Gophers to prove something

Published December 4, 2008

Minnesota head basketball coach Tubby Smith is getting some chances to watch his team develop and grow this season. He’ll get one more opportunity this weekend as his team takes on Cornell, just two...

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[Photo] Your spring break shopping list

Published December 3, 2008

Photo courtesy celeblook.com

Brit-Brit looks better, but will it last?

[Photo] New Britney's on a mission

Published December 3, 2008

Brit-Brit looks better, but will it last?

Spring break ’09! Wooo!

[Photo] Faking spring break

Published December 3, 2008

Spring break ’09! Wooo!

Max Schollett, Cub Food Bags, 2007.

[Photo] With pollution and justice for all

Published November 25, 2008

Max Schollett, Cub Food Bags, 2007.

Bolt and Penny are ready for action

[Photo] Who let the dog out? Disney.

Published November 25, 2008

Bolt and Penny are ready for action

“Australia” is a sweeping romance amidst the kangaroos.

[Photo] A holiday down under

Published November 25, 2008

“Australia” is a sweeping romance amidst the kangaroos.

Kinesiology professor Carol Leitschuh received a Fulbright Lecturer Award to research in the Czech Republic.  Leitschuh will be studying atypical child development in physical activity.

[Photo] Prof receives Fulbright grant

Published November 17, 2008

Kinesiology professor Carol Leitschuh received a Fulbright Lecturer Award to research in the Czech Republic. Leitschuh will be studying atypical child development in physical activity.

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[Photo] Taylor needs a Swift kick

Published November 12, 2008

india exhibit at the MIA

[Photo] What we talk about when we talk about India

Published November 12, 2008

india exhibit at the MIA

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[Photo] Host of Gophers help U.S.A. to gold

Published November 11, 2008

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Sophomore forward Molly Rouse puts some foot behind a ball during Friday’s 1-0 semi-final win over Purdue.

[Photo] Minnesota falls short in Big Ten title game

Published November 9, 2008

Sophomore forward Molly Rouse puts some foot behind a ball during Friday’s 1-0 semi-final win over Purdue.

Knetwit.com gives out koin to students that post their class notes on their website.  This currency can be used towards receiving gifts and money from their online store.

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[Photo] Students take notes, get paid

Published November 6, 2008

Knetwit.com gives out "koin" to students that post their class notes on their website. This currency can be used towards receiving gifts and money from their online store. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION

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[Photo] A&E's CD Roundup

Published November 5, 2008

Supporters cheer as they hear results from television that President-elect Barack Obama has been elected President of the United States at Grant Park in Chicago, Tuesday night, Nov. 4, 2008.  (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)

[Photo] Obama wins historic election

Published November 5, 2008

Supporters cheer as they hear results from television that President-elect Barack Obama has been elected President of the United States at Grant Park in Chicago, Tuesday night, Nov. 4, 2008. (AP Photo/M....

Computer engineering freshman Karl Roesler cringes during a game of Counterstrike in Coffman Memorial Union.  Roesler, along with other members of the University College Gaming League, conducted an 11-hour gaming event in which they competed for prizes in various computer games.

[Photo] Gaming league hosts first tournament

Published October 26, 2008

Computer engineering freshman Karl Roesler cringes during a game of Counterstrike in Coffman Memorial Union. Roesler, along with other members of the University College Gaming League, conducted an 11-hour...