The Minnesota Daily

All content by Clarise Tushie-Lessard

Dorm cafeterias to go trayless

August 6, 2008

There's often an anxiety among first-year students of doing something embarrassing during their first few days at the University, like spilling a cup or dropping a plate in the cafeteria. That anxiety...

Century-old complex buildings could be reworked, removed

July 30, 2008

The Florence Court housing complex has stood on the corner of University and 10th avenues southeast for more than 100 years, but it may not stand much longer. The complex - part of which is considered...

UMPD investigates link among campus and Minneapolis robberies

July 30, 2008

University and Minneapolis police are investigating a possible link between two attempted robberies on campus this weekend and two robberies that occurred in Minneapolis. The first attempted robbery on...

Leaked food price report pushes ethanol debate

July 16, 2008

The University has done controversial studies on ethanol in the past, but a World Bank report leaked in early July pressed the debate even further. The report, leaked to "The Guardian," a British newspaper...

Comic book hysteria revisited

July 9, 2008

Books were burned, people were arrested, legislation was passed and Congress held hearings - all because of comic books. Before rock 'n' roll, X-rated movies or "Grand Theft Auto ," the comic book industry...

University studies drug’s use for compulsive sexual behavior, pyromania and kleptomania

June 18, 2008

Ongoing studies are investigating if a pill widely used to treat alcoholism will be effective against other compulsive behaviors, but not without disagreements over treating psychological conditions with...