The Minnesota Daily

All content by Elizabeth Reinecke

Literacy, literature celebrated during Black History Month

January 31, 1997

University staff and students will kick off Black History Month by joining more than 1 million readers in the United States, the Virgin Islands, Ghana and Kenya in their first African-American Read-In. Readings...

Speaker addresses Israel’s identity

January 22, 1997

"Territory, sovereignty and power -- those are three issues that have never before been issues for the Jewish people," said Dr. Daniel Levine, the director of interdisciplinary studies at the University...

Hillel hosts 2 sections of the AIDS quilt

January 21, 1997

Ten years ago, seven strangers gathered in a San Francisco storefront to commemorate lives of loved ones lost to AIDS. This informal meeting laid the foundation for the NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt,...

Telescope has eye to sky for 100 years

January 13, 1997

Once considered a tool that would propel the University's Department of Astronomy into the next century, the campus' first telescope is celebrating its 100th birthday. Originally on the banks of the Mississippi...