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Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Boa Lee

Coffman takes clients from local restaurants

Published February 12, 2004

More than a year since Coffman Union reopened Jan. 21, 2003, students said they are enjoying access to its cafeteria-style dining in the heart of campus. But when many stopped frequenting nearby establishments...

First-generation college students could be at a disadvantage

Published February 9, 2004

Being a college student is tough. But some University students said being a first-generation college student, where neither parent earned a four-year undergraduate degree, could put them at a greater disadvantage. First-generation...

U student named to USA Today national academic honor team

Published February 3, 2004

Having a learning disability did not prevent University senior Zachery Coelius from excelling in academics, serving his community and enjoying life. A group of higher education instructors from across...

Alumni Association marks 100 years

Published January 30, 2004

The University's Alumni Association turns 100 today. To celebrate its centennial anniversary, the 55,000-member group will give the University a new cheer and an afternoon pizza party. But at the turn...

U student reigns as Queen of the Snows

Published January 29, 2004

University senior Jennifer Sherry has temporarily abandoned her book bag for a crown and personal bodyguards. Sherry, a sociology student, beat 20 other finalists to become Queen of the Snows for the 2004...

Many U grads opt for service in Peace Corps

Published January 28, 2004

Four years after graduating from the University, alumnus Dan MacLaughlin left the Twin Cities' urban comforts for three years in Slovakia. The history student turned Slovak English teacher is one of a...