The Minnesota Daily

All content by Daniel Groth

Students dazzle at holiday parade

December 13, 2006

As lights, floats and music liven up downtown Minneapolis this month for the annual TCF Holidazzle Parade, University students are getting in on the festivities. The parade, which runs Wednesday through...

Music program provides structure

December 8, 2006

About 40 inner-city youths from the Twin Cities shuffled into the Rondo Education Center music room after school Tuesday while their choir director urged them to focus. "Why are you looking at your music?...

Center connects businesses to University

November 22, 2006

Businesses throughout the world have a new access point to the University. The University launched the Academic and Corporate Relations Center Web site Oct. 25. ACRC, which debuted last July, offers access...

Stadium Village Blockbuster Video closes

November 17, 2006

After losing their neighborhood Blockbuster Video store this week, students living near Stadium Village will have to find alternative movie sources. The video rental shop on Washington Avenue Southeast...

University revamps former mineral research building

November 10, 2006

Eight years after University President Bob Bruininks first proposed restoring an old taconite-research building, a new college prepares to reap the benefits. With funding from the Minnesota Legislature,...

Regents’ report doesn’t satisfy all

October 26, 2006

When the Board of Regents voted in 2005 to demote the General College to a department, opponents of the plan said it would hurt the University's diversity and accessibility. Now that the plan has been...

U prof paints gloomy picture for Israel-Palestinian conflict

October 6, 2006

There's very little time left for peace in the Middle East, said Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs professor Michael Barnett on Thursday. Barnett answered questions and spoke at length about the Israeli-Palestinian...