The Minnesota Daily

All content by Elizabeth Ireland

The Burden of debt

November 3, 2011

IâÄôm three semesters into my undergraduate education. IâÄôm also already in debt. The fact that IâÄôm one of millions with the same problem does not make it okay. The number of...

Dog days don’t have to be over

October 11, 2011

I miss my dogs. TheyâÄôre dirty and they smell bad most of the time. They slobber a lot and they sneak back into the kitchen every time I send them out. Despite all their bad rolling habits and...

U recycling system goes to (e-)waste

October 2, 2011

In my 19 years on this planet, I have gone through a lot of electronics. There was my Walkman, a boombox, an iPod, an Xbox and three cell phones, to name just a few. The funny thing is that although these...

Defriend me!

September 27, 2011

Facebook loves sharing. In its perfect world, every person would have a public profile. All likes would be shared, locations checked into and photographs tagged. Life would be recorded and shared. ItâÄôs...

Dorm Appétit

September 20, 2011

  Leaving home is exciting for a plethora of reasons, one being that it satisfies those dormant fifth-grade desires to be your own principal, stay out as late as you want and eat whatever you feel...

New bus route: a missed connection

September 8, 2011

Shortly after returning to campus for the fall semester, I took a ride on the Campus Connector. I knew it would be different than the route I learned last year, but I wasnâÄôt prepared for how...