The Minnesota Daily

All content by Erin Westover
University alumni Dr. Dan Reidenberg speaks on his experience with suicide prevention as part of the Magraw Fuller Lecture series hosted by CLA Monday evening at Coffman Union.

[Photo] Advocates speak at U in support of anti-bullying bill

October 26, 2010

University alumni Dr. Dan Reidenberg speaks on his experience with suicide prevention as part of the Magraw Fuller Lecture series hosted by CLA Monday evening at Coffman Union.

Aaron Evans searches for his favorite comic ‘The Amazing Spiderman’ Saturday morning at the Fall comic con.

[Photo]

October 21, 2010

Aaron Evans searches for his favorite comic ‘The Amazing Spiderman’ Saturday morning at the Fall comic con.

Debbie Eck (Mrs. Incredible), Holy Luckes (Poison Ivy), Angela Polk (Batgirl), Damen Thrift (Captain America), Greg Carlson (Superman), John Witt (Batman), Yancey Thrift (Music Meister) are members of the Minnesota Super Heroes United.

[Photo]

October 21, 2010

Debbie Eck (Mrs. Incredible), Holy Luckes (Poison Ivy), Angela Polk (Batgirl), Damen Thrift (Captain America), Greg Carlson (Superman), John Witt (Batman), Yancey Thrift (Music Meister) are members of...

Jack Sokol dressed as his own character creation Dr. Morganic Saturday morning for the Fall comic con. Sokol’s character is from a genre known as ‘Steam Punk’ which explores alternate histories in the real world with comic characters, an example would be The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.

[Photo] Comic book convention hits Minn.

October 18, 2010

Jack Sokol dressed as his own character creation Dr. Morganic Saturday morning for the Fall comic con. Sokol’s character is from a genre known as ‘Steam Punk’ which explores alternate histories in...

John and Nancy Lindahl are interviewed for the Driven to Discover campaign on Friday afternoon outside of Northrop Mall. They are part of the donation series which will focus on their gift which established the Nancy M. and John E. Lindahl Professorship for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

[Photo] U re-launches ad campaign amid talk of cuts

October 12, 2010

John and Nancy Lindahl are interviewed for the Driven to Discover campaign on Friday afternoon outside of Northrop Mall. They are part of the donation series which will focus on their gift which established...

Director of the Us Technological Leadership Institute Massoud Amin talks with Alumni David Hui Liu Friday afternoon in Keeler Hall. Amin was sharing information about the smart electric power grid project at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s open house.

[Photo] U professor calls for grid overhaul

October 11, 2010

Director of the U's Technological Leadership Institute Massoud Amin talks with Alumni David Hui Liu Friday afternoon in Keeler Hall. Amin was sharing information about the smart electric power grid project...

Members of the student group Voice Merging hang out in their office on second floor of Coffman, Friday afternoon.

[Photo] Some student groups may lose Coffman space

October 11, 2010

Members of the student group Voice Merging hang out in their office on second floor of Coffman, Friday afternoon.

Children from the Como Student Community Co-op light sparklers Friday night after the Indian themed party thrown by the residents. The party celebrated cultural diversity in the community. 

[Photo] Event shows Como residents’ diversity

October 11, 2010

Children from the Como Student Community Co-op light sparklers Friday night after the Indian themed party thrown by the residents. The party celebrated cultural diversity in the community. 

Kevin Larson lifts a bag of raw coffee beans to be put in the roaster.

[Photo]

September 30, 2010

Kevin Larson lifts a bag of raw coffee beans to be put in the roaster.

Kevin Larson operates the roaster for Tiny Footprint in Brooklyn Park on Monday afternoon. As the coffee beans come out of the roaster they are mixed in the tray to cool off and prevent burning.

[Photo] U grad grinds coffee, offsets carbon

September 29, 2010

Kevin Larson operates the roaster for Tiny Footprint in Brooklyn Park on Monday afternoon. As the coffee beans come out of the roaster they are mixed in the tray to cool off and prevent burning.

A turntable sits Friday in the Radio K studio.

[Photo]

September 29, 2010

A turntable sits Friday in the Radio K studio.

Radio K underwriting team member Jen Law fills in the DJ position Friday night at the studio.

[Photo] Station tour proves radio is not dead

September 27, 2010

Radio K underwriting team member Jen Law fills in the DJ position Friday night at the studio.

Rachelle Thorpe, left, and Hollie Olson, right, work in Olson’s apartment Sunday morning in Uptown. Thorpe and Olson use recycled bike parts to make jewelry for their new business Split Personality designs.

[Photo] Beer, bikes and … jewelry

September 23, 2010

Rachelle Thorpe, left, and Hollie Olson, right, work in Olson’s apartment Sunday morning in Uptown. Thorpe and Olson use recycled bike parts to make jewelry for their new business Split Personality designs....

Bass player Jon Davis warms up late Saturday night before his band Haunted House played at the Turf club.

[Photo] A ghost to get down with

September 23, 2010

Bass player Jon Davis warms up late Saturday night before his band Haunted House played at the Turf club.

Allen Brewer and wife Pamela Valfer discuss their “Alternative Futures” exhibit on Friday morning at the Soo Visual Arts Center in Uptown. Their pieces explore the history in re-worked discarded material.

[Photo] Reshaping the past

September 23, 2010

Allen Brewer and wife Pamela Valfer discuss their “Alternative Futures” exhibit on Friday morning at the Soo Visual Arts Center in Uptown. Their pieces explore the history in re-worked discarded material.

st501164-ew copy

[Photo] 411 on the 501

September 15, 2010

Freshman Keen Thao waits in the elevator Friday in Bailey Hall.

[Photo]

September 15, 2010

Freshman Keen Thao waits in the elevator Friday in Bailey Hall.

Cassie Hosfield with Premed AMPSA

[Photo] Student groups "Paint the Bridge"

September 10, 2010

Cassie Hosfield with Premed AMPSA

Dan Maher operates a cutting torch Tuesday morning at Bohemian Flats. Workers from Bolander & Sons are helping with clean-up of the 35w bridge wreckage.

[Photo] State begins moving I-35W wreckage

September 8, 2010

Dan Maher operates a cutting torch Tuesday morning at Bohemian Flats. Workers from Bolander & Sons are helping with clean-up of the 35w bridge wreckage.

Junior Claire Chappuis representative for active minds, checks her e-mail Monday afternoon at her St. Paul apartment. Chappuis helps organizes events on campus.

[Photo] New law means U can notify parents of mental health emergencies

September 8, 2010

Junior Claire Chappuis representative for active minds, checks her e-mail Monday afternoon at her St. Paul apartment. Chappuis helps organizes events on campus.

 Moped parking areas are being increased all over campus to help free up bike racks.

[Photo] Mo-ped drivers face new University rules

September 7, 2010

Moped parking areas are being increased all over campus to help free up bike racks.