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Head Coach Jerry Kill discusses his past four coaching years in his office on Monday.

[Photo] Kill cultivates winning culture on campus

May 7, 2015

Head Coach Jerry Kill discusses his past four coaching years in his office on Monday.

Brothers and Gopher football players Matt, left, and Mitch Leidner pose at the Gibson Nagurski Football Complex on Friday.

[Photo] One sibling a star, another finds his spot

May 5, 2015

Brothers and Gopher football players Matt, left, and Mitch Leidner pose at the Gibson Nagurski Football Complex on Friday.

MN Pharm co-founder Dave Roeser explains the process of using a tobacco plant to organically grow medicine.

[Photo] CSOM group helps cancer research

May 5, 2015

MN Pharm co-founder Dave Roeser explains the process of using a tobacco plant to organically grow medicine.

Jake Allan poses in his apartment in Minneapolis on Thursday. Allan is a new singer-songwriter who recently moved to Minneapolis for the music scene.

[Photo] Two-named troubadour

April 23, 2015

Jake Allan poses in his apartment in Minneapolis on Thursday. Allan is a new singer-songwriter who recently moved to Minneapolis for the music scene.

St. Catherine University first-year physical therapy students Taylor Hutchins, left, and Brittany Lehner grab gloves before picking up garbage and cleaning graffiti near Cedar Avenue in Minneapolis on Wednesday. The event was one of many the Cedar-Riverside Community Collaboration Group planned this week for Earth Day.

[Photo] Bonding over Earth Day

April 23, 2015

St. Catherine University first-year physical therapy students Taylor Hutchins, left, and Brittany Lehner grab gloves before picking up garbage and cleaning graffiti near Cedar Avenue in Minneapolis on...

Marketing senior and Minitex employee Ben Sundem pulls books from Wilson Library on Tuesday.  Minitex loans books to libraries around the state.

[Photo] Libraries face funding shortfall

April 22, 2015

Marketing senior and Minitex employee Ben Sundem pulls books from Wilson Library on Tuesday. Minitex loans books to libraries around the state.

Geography professor John Fraser Hart talks about his history of teaching in his office in the Social Sciences building on Wednesday. Hart, 91, has been teaching at the University for 48 years and plans to retire after this semester.

[Photo] School braces for aging staff

April 20, 2015

Geography professor John Fraser Hart talks about his history of teaching in his office in the Social Sciences building on Wednesday. Hart, 91, has been teaching at the University for 48 years and plans...

Hundreds of people march down Pleasant Street SE towards McDonald's in Dinkytown in a protest to raise Minneapolis' minimum wage to $15 per hour on Wednesday.

[Photo] Fight for $15 minimum wage, increased adjunct pay, hits campus

April 16, 2015

Hundreds of people march down Pleasant Street SE towards McDonald's in Dinkytown in a protest to raise Minneapolis' minimum wage to $15 per hour on Wednesday.

The Minnesota Student Association presidential candidates Henry Benson, Joelle Stangler and Prahith Chakka debate at Coffman Memorial Union on Wednesday evening.

[Photo] Presidential hopefuls square off

April 9, 2015

The Minnesota Student Association presidential candidates Henry Benson, Joelle Stangler and Prahith Chakka debate at Coffman Memorial Union on Wednesday evening.

Redshirt junior Briean Boddy-Calhoun warms up at practice at TCF Bank Stadium on Thursday.

[Photo] Minnesota’s defensive backs could be Big Ten’s best

April 7, 2015

Redshirt junior Briean Boddy-Calhoun warms up at practice at TCF Bank Stadium on Thursday.

Lead ice maker Adam Stirn explains Ridder Arena's ice refrigerating system on Monday.  The system currently uses the coolant R-22 which is required to be faded out of systems by 2020.

[Photo] Arenas struggle to be green

April 2, 2015

Lead ice maker Adam Stirn explains Ridder Arena's ice refrigerating system on Monday. The system currently uses the coolant R-22 which is required to be faded out of systems by 2020.

Metropolitan Council member Cara Letofsky poses near the light rail stop on Washington on Sunday.  Letofsky is a big supporter of the metro transit system and is on the Transportation Committee.

[Photo] New Met Council woman has strong ties to University area

April 2, 2015

Metropolitan Council member Cara Letofsky poses near the light rail stop on Washington on Sunday. Letofsky is a big supporter of the metro transit system and is on the Transportation Committee.

Crews search the Mississippi River for the body of missing University student Jennifer Houle on Monday. Video footage was discovered showing Houle entering the Mississippi River from the 10th Avenue Bridge early Friday morning, police said Monday.

[Photo] Video shows Houle entering river, University vigil planned

March 31, 2015

Crews search the Mississippi River for the body of missing University student Jennifer Houle on Monday. Video footage was discovered showing Houle entering the Mississippi River from the 10th Avenue Bridge...

II Foro General Manager Kris Barto, Director of Business Development Josh Thomas and Director of Operations Lorin Zinter discuss what furniture to keep or throw away the restaurant in Minneapolis on Wednesday.  Demolition of the interior begins on Monday, and the restaurant aims to be open for business early June.

[Photo] Preview: New Restaurants around the Twin Cities

March 26, 2015

II Foro General Manager Kris Barto, Director of Business Development Josh Thomas and Director of Operations Lorin Zinter discuss what furniture to keep or throw away the restaurant in Minneapolis on Wednesday....

Acoustic musician Sam Cassidy at his home in Minneapolis on Tuesday.

[Photo] Sam Cassidy to play 7th Street Entry

March 12, 2015

Acoustic musician Sam Cassidy at his home in Minneapolis on Tuesday.

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins and Penn State forward Ross Travis battle for the ball in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins and Penn State forward Ross Travis battle for the ball in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

Minnesota forward Maurice Walker reaches for an offensive rebound in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota forward Maurice Walker reaches for an offensive rebound in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu defends Penn State guard D.J. Newbill in the first half at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu defends Penn State guard D.J. Newbill in the first half at Williams Arena on Sunday.

The Minnesota bench reacts after guard Andre Hollins scored his third three-pointer in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

The Minnesota bench reacts after guard Andre Hollins scored his third three-pointer in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

Minnesota Head Coach Richard Pitino disappointedly yells to his team in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota Head Coach Richard Pitino disappointedly yells to his team in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

Minnesota forward Gaston Diedhiou passes the ball in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota forward Gaston Diedhiou passes the ball in the first half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday.

Minnesota guard Nate Mason makes a move toward the basket in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Minnesota lost to Penn State 79-76.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota guard Nate Mason makes a move toward the basket in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Minnesota lost to Penn State 79-76.

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins shows disappointment after they turned the ball over in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Minnesota lost to Penn State 79-76.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins shows disappointment after they turned the ball over in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Minnesota lost to Penn State 79-76.

Minnesota guards Nate Mason, Andre Hollins and DeAndre Mathieu smile after gaining the lead in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Penn State scored a three-pointer in the final seconds of the game to beat Minnesota 79-76.

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March 12, 2015

Minnesota guards Nate Mason, Andre Hollins and DeAndre Mathieu smile after gaining the lead in the second half against Penn State at Williams Arena on Sunday. Penn State scored a three-pointer in the final...

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu defends Penn State guard D.J. Newbill in the first half at Williams Arena on Sunday.

[Photo] Buzzer-beater spoils Gophers’ senior day

March 9, 2015

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu defends Penn State guard D.J. Newbill in the first half at Williams Arena on Sunday.

University students Katie Zawislak, James Updike and Jean Smith before the Gophers hockey game against Michigan State on Thursday.

[Photo] Street style: Gopher game day

March 5, 2015

University students Katie Zawislak, James Updike and Jean Smith before the Gophers hockey game against Michigan State on Thursday.

Minnesota's Maxx Williams displays his skills during pro day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

[Photo] Williams preps for draft

March 4, 2015

Minnesota's Maxx Williams displays his skills during pro day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

Senior Cedric Thompson performs the vertical jump during Pro Day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

[Photo] Cedric Thompson impresses at pro day

March 3, 2015

Senior Cedric Thompson performs the vertical jump during Pro Day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

A pedestrian walks over 5th Avenue bridge on Sunday. Marcy-Holmes sent a letter Thursday to MnDOT's transportation commissioner asking for a new bridge to connect 5th Street Southeast.

[Photo] Marcy-Holmes eyes new bridge

March 3, 2015

A pedestrian walks over 5th Avenue bridge on Sunday. Marcy-Holmes sent a letter Thursday to MnDOT's transportation commissioner asking for a new bridge to connect 5th Street Southeast.

Minnesota goalie Nick Lehr guards the net in the second period against Michigan State at Mariucci Arena on Thursday.  Minnesota beat Michigan State 5-3.

[Photo] Minnesota splits at home with Spartans

March 2, 2015

Minnesota goalie Nick Lehr guards the net in the second period against Michigan State at Mariucci Arena on Thursday. Minnesota beat Michigan State 5-3.

Sophomore Mohamed Khatib works at Adam's Food and Fuel, his family's business, in Roseville on Sunday.  Khatib wants to major in business marketing education and says his experience with the family business will help him in the future.

[Photo] 20s may decide life earnings

February 24, 2015

Sophomore Mohamed Khatib works at Adam's Food and Fuel, his family's business, in Roseville on Sunday. Khatib wants to major in business marketing education and says his experience with the family business...

The Barnyard chants the rouser before Minnesota played Northwestern at Williams Arena on Wednesday. The student section will not be traveling to the Big Ten tournament.

[Photo] The Barnyard to miss Big Ten tournament

February 24, 2015

The Barnyard chants the rouser before Minnesota played Northwestern at Williams Arena on Wednesday. The student section will not be traveling to the Big Ten tournament.

Greenhouse curator Alex Eilts and Head of the Plant Biology department Gary Muehlbauer talk in the College of Biological Sciences Greenhouse in St. Paul on Monday. There is currently a legislative request to build a new Greenhouse.

[Photo] A greenhouse falling apart

February 18, 2015

Greenhouse curator Alex Eilts and Head of the Plant Biology department Gary Muehlbauer talk in the College of Biological Sciences Greenhouse in St. Paul on Monday. There is currently a legislative request...

Students and faculty members hold signs at a protest outside Morrill Hall on Monday. Demonstrators protested the arrest of 13 students who occupied President Eric Kaler's office last week.

[Photo] Faculty join student protests

February 17, 2015

Students and faculty members hold signs at a protest outside Morrill Hall on Monday. Demonstrators protested the arrest of 13 students who occupied President Eric Kaler's office last week.

Comedian Rana May poses at the Comedy Corner on Saturday. May is hosting an open mic and occasional variety showcase, called

[Photo] Killing it with laughs: Rana May’s off-kilter comedy

February 12, 2015

Comedian Rana May poses at the Comedy Corner on Saturday. May is hosting an open mic and occasional variety showcase, called "Kill It," on Sunday.

Minnesota Head Coach Richard Pitino celebrates after the Gophers caused Purdue to turn over the ball in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday. Minnesota beat Purdue 62-58.

[Photo] Pitino rallies Gophers to victory

February 9, 2015

Minnesota Head Coach Richard Pitino celebrates after the Gophers caused Purdue to turn over the ball in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday. Minnesota beat Purdue 62-58.

University of Minnesota graduate Justin Schell works on finishing touches to his documentary

[Photo] Hip-hop without borders

February 5, 2015

University of Minnesota graduate Justin Schell works on finishing touches to his documentary "We Rock Long Distance" at his apartment in Minneapolis on Saturday. Schell has been making documentaries for...

University of Minnesota graduate Justin Schell works on finishing touches to his documentary

[Photo] Worlds away, documenting Minneapolis artists

February 5, 2015

University of Minnesota graduate Justin Schell works on finishing touches to his documentary "We Rock Long Distance" at his apartment in Minneapolis on Saturday. Schell has been making documentaries for...

Doctor of Musical Arts first year students Carson Rose Schneider and Courtney Van Cleef rehearse in a practice room at Ferguson Hall on Monday.  Ferguson Hall recently began prohibiting non-music majors from reserving classrooms and ensemble rooms.

[Photo] Locked out of practice

February 3, 2015

Doctor of Musical Arts first year students Carson Rose Schneider and Courtney Van Cleef rehearse in a practice room at Ferguson Hall on Monday. Ferguson Hall recently began prohibiting non-music majors...

Principal Investigator and Assistant Professor in the Neuroscience Department Sylvain Lesn trains neuroscience major Kaelyn Holgerson at a lab in the Wallin Medical Biosciences Building on Monday. State legislators recently proposed to create a grant program in Minnesota that would appropriate $10 million to research Alzheimer's and other dementia diseases.

[Photo] With aging population, Alzheimer’s a main focus

February 3, 2015

Principal Investigator and Assistant Professor in the Neuroscience Department Sylvain Lesn trains neuroscience major Kaelyn Holgerson at a lab in the Wallin Medical Biosciences Building on Monday. State...

Minnesota forward Hannah Brandt handles the puck against Ohio State at Ridder Arena on Saturday. The Gophers beat Ohio State 3-1 and outshot them 44-15.

[Photo] Minnesota battles past Buckeyes

February 2, 2015

Minnesota forward Hannah Brandt handles the puck against Ohio State at Ridder Arena on Saturday. The Gophers beat Ohio State 3-1 and outshot them 44-15.

Junior guard Mikayla Bailey dribbles the ball against Penn State at Williams Arena on Wednesday.

[Photo] Gophers beat Lady Lions

January 29, 2015

Junior guard Mikayla Bailey dribbles the ball against Penn State at Williams Arena on Wednesday.

University Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Richard Pfutzenreuter discusses performance measures at a Senate higher education committee meeting at the Capitol on Thursday.

[Photo] Officials lay out spending

January 26, 2015

University Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Richard Pfutzenreuter discusses performance measures at a Senate higher education committee meeting at the Capitol on Thursday.

Global studies and history major Tyler Boesch looks at vinyl records at Treehouse Records in Minneapolis on Monday. Boesch began buying vinyls after his mom gave him a record player last Christmas.

[Photo] Investing in vinyl

January 22, 2015

Global studies and history major Tyler Boesch looks at vinyl records at Treehouse Records in Minneapolis on Monday. Boesch began buying vinyls after his mom gave him a record player last Christmas.

Gov. Mark Dayton proposes a $30 million investment in the Medical School at the Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building on Wednesday. Dayton proposed the funding as in his latest budget plan with the goal of boosting the school's reputation.

[Photo] Dayton seeking $30M for Medical School

January 22, 2015

Gov. Mark Dayton proposes a $30 million investment in the Medical School at the Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building on Wednesday. Dayton proposed the funding as in his latest budget plan with the...

in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 22, 2015

in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins shoots for three against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.  Hollins scored seven three-pointers and a season high of 31 points.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins shoots for three against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Hollins scored seven three-pointers and a season high of 31 points.

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins claps after scoring his seventh three-pointer against the Rutgers in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.  Hollins scored a season high of 31 points.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota guard Andre Hollins claps after scoring his seventh three-pointer against the Rutgers in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015. Hollins scored a season high of 31 points....

Minnesota center Maurice Walker and guard Nate Mason fight for the ball against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota center Maurice Walker and guard Nate Mason fight for the ball against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

The Minnesota bench reacts to Maurice Walker's first dunk of the game against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 22, 2015

The Minnesota bench reacts to Maurice Walker's first dunk of the game against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu knocks the ball out of Rutgers guard Myles Mack in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota guard DeAndre Mathieu knocks the ball out of Rutgers guard Myles Mack in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

Minnesota Forward Joey King takes a charge against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.  King caused three charges.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota Forward Joey King takes a charge against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015. King caused three charges.

Minnesota forward Charles Buggs is defended by Rutgers center Shaquille Doorson as he goes up for a shot in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 22, 2015

Minnesota forward Charles Buggs is defended by Rutgers center Shaquille Doorson as he goes up for a shot in the second half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

Minnesota center Maurice Walker and guard Nate Mason fight for the ball against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

[Photo] Hollins scores 31 in first Big Ten victory

January 20, 2015

Minnesota center Maurice Walker and guard Nate Mason fight for the ball against Rutgers in the first half at Williams Arena on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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January 20, 2015

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Biology, society and environment senior Ambrosia Smith talks to President Eric Kaler about her research on females and drug addiction at the McNair Scholars Poster Presentation in Coffman on Thursday.

[Photo] Estrogen may make women more prone to addiction

August 6, 2014

Biology, society and environment senior Ambrosia Smith talks to President Eric Kaler about her research on females and drug addiction at the McNair Scholars Poster Presentation in Coffman on Thursday.

 College of Veterinary Medicine assistant professor Nicholas Phelps explains the aquaponic farm which is in a greenhouse in St. Paul on Friday.  Phelps is also one of the project's researchers.

[Photo] University combats food supply issues with MnDRIVE

July 30, 2014

College of Veterinary Medicine assistant professor Nicholas Phelps explains the aquaponic farm which is in a greenhouse in St. Paul on Friday. Phelps is also one of the project's researchers.

A CPM property recently had conditions placed on it's rental agreement because of unpermitted work and was not up to code, Monday afternoon on 8th street SE.

[Photo] City works to keep landlords in check

July 30, 2014

A CPM property recently had conditions placed on it's rental agreement because of unpermitted work and was not up to code, Monday afternoon on 8th street SE.

Council of Graduate Students member Scott Petty talks at the COGS meeting at Loring Pasta Bar on Tuesday July 22. Petty is one of four authoring the bill of rights for graduate students.

[Photo] Graduate students draft their own bill of rights

July 30, 2014

Council of Graduate Students member Scott Petty talks at the COGS meeting at Loring Pasta Bar on Tuesday July 22. Petty is one of four authoring the bill of rights for graduate students.

The new TargetExpress in Dinkytown on the corner of Fourteenth Avenue and Sixth Street is set to open on July 27.

[Photo] First Target mini-store set to open doors Wednesday

July 23, 2014

The new TargetExpress in Dinkytown on the corner of Fourteenth Avenue and Sixth Street is set to open on July 27.

Lyft driver Ben Leadholm, who's worked for the rides-haring company for four months, demonstrates how to find other Lyft cars on Monday in Minneapolis.  City Council voted to legalize Lyft and other transportation network companies last Friday.

[Photo] Minneapolis gives ride-sharing the green light

July 23, 2014

Lyft driver Ben Leadholm, who's worked for the rides-haring company for four months, demonstrates how to find other Lyft cars on Monday in Minneapolis. City Council voted to legalize Lyft and other transportation...

Former Gophers offensive lineman Caleb Bak demonstrates website vulnerability analysis in his home on Tuesday, July 15. Bak quit football due to concussions and is now trying to make hacking a career.

[Photo] Lineman tackles hacking

July 23, 2014

Former Gophers offensive lineman Caleb Bak demonstrates website vulnerability analysis in his home on Tuesday, July 15. Bak quit football due to concussions and is now trying to make hacking a career.

A tanning bed at U-Tan in Dinkytown on Thursday.  Minnesota will ban indoor tanning for minors under the age of 18 starting Aug. 1.

[Photo] New law aims to curb indoor tanning trend

July 16, 2014

A tanning bed at U-Tan in Dinkytown on Thursday. Minnesota will ban indoor tanning for minors under the age of 18 starting Aug. 1.

Cwn Annwn members practice at Kooler Sound in St. Paul on Thursday. The melodic metal band formed in 1997.

[Photo] Bring out the hounds

July 16, 2014

Cwn Annwn members practice at Kooler Sound in St. Paul on Thursday. The melodic metal band formed in 1997.

A man looks at the building where Brueggers was located on 14th Avenue in Dinkytown on Thursday.  Brueggers closed in June due to an increase in the retail space's rent rate.

[Photo] Dinkytown vacancies don’t faze property, business owners

July 16, 2014

A man looks at the building where Brueggers was located on 14th Avenue in Dinkytown on Thursday. Brueggers closed in June due to an increase in the retail space's rent rate.

Biochemistry and pre-medical junior Phong Nguyen walks on a slackline on Thursday.

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July 16, 2014

Biochemistry and pre-medical junior Phong Nguyen walks on a slackline on Thursday.

People walk outside of the Weisman Art Museum on Thursday.

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July 16, 2014

People walk outside of the Weisman Art Museum on Thursday.

Senior Shae Kelley poses for a portrait inside of Bierman Field Athletic Building on June 27.

[Photo] After long journey, Shae Kelley joins Gophers

July 9, 2014

Senior Shae Kelley poses for a portrait inside of Bierman Field Athletic Building on June 27.

Strength and conditioning coach Cal Dietz spots Gophers men's hockey player Sam Warning as he lifts weights in the Mariucci Arena weight room Thursday.

[Photo] Dietz pioneers weight training method

July 9, 2014

Strength and conditioning coach Cal Dietz spots Gophers men's hockey player Sam Warning as he lifts weights in the Mariucci Arena weight room Thursday.

Lands End Pasty Company co-owner John Earl makes pasties on Monday at their newly opened shop located in Dinkydale Mall. Pasties are savory meat pies that originate from the south of England.

[Photo] For Brit foodies, a new Dinkytown destination

July 9, 2014

Lands End Pasty Company co-owner John Earl makes pasties on Monday at their newly opened shop located in Dinkydale Mall. Pasties are savory meat pies that originate from the south of England.

Acting Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Education Sally Kohlstedt poses for a portrait in her office in Johnston Hall on Thursday.

[Photo] An interim advocate for grad students

July 9, 2014

Acting Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Education Sally Kohlstedt poses for a portrait in her office in Johnston Hall on Thursday.

College of Continuing Education student Dave Moore works on an in depending drawing study on Tuesday, June 24th.

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July 9, 2014

College of Continuing Education student Dave Moore works on an in depending drawing study on Tuesday, June 24th.

Two people bike down a trail on the University's East Bank on Friday.

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July 9, 2014

Two people bike down a trail on the University's East Bank on Friday.

Psychology and criminology junior Kayla Latarte writes specials on a board Friday at Campus Pizza, where she is a bartender.

[Photo] Fewer students are working while in college

July 2, 2014

Psychology and criminology junior Kayla Latarte writes specials on a board Friday at Campus Pizza, where she is a bartender.

Kinesiology senior Kristina Rude warms up before her game in the 64th United States Handball Association National Four-Wall Championships at the Recreational and Wellness Center on Saturday. Rude was __

[Photo] Two U students play in handball nationals

June 25, 2014

Kinesiology senior Kristina Rude warms up before her game in the 64th United States Handball Association National Four-Wall Championships at the Recreational and Wellness Center on Saturday. Rude was __

Fans react to a United States goal against Portugal, at Nomad World Pub on Sunday.  The Nomad World Pub  received a permanent expansion of license for the duration of the World Cup to show games and host food trucks.

[Photo] Stadium Village businesses hope for ordinance change

June 25, 2014

Fans react to a United States goal against Portugal, at Nomad World Pub on Sunday. The Nomad World Pub received a permanent expansion of license for the duration of the World Cup to show games and host...

People sit inside and outside of Espresso Royale on Monday.

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June 25, 2014

People sit inside and outside of Espresso Royale on Monday.

Riverton proposed a new development  on the northwest corner of 4th street and 13th avenue.

[Photo] New co-op housing proposed in Dinkytown

June 18, 2014

Riverton proposed a new development on the northwest corner of 4th street and 13th avenue.

Performer Aretha Aoki rehearses part of

[Photo] Emily Johnson brings “SHORE” to Northrop

June 18, 2014

Performer Aretha Aoki rehearses part of "SHORE" at Jawaahir Dance Company's studio on Thursday.

Doran Companies now owns a single-family house adjacent to Burrito Loco Bar & Grill after a $1.76 million deal late last month and the commercial building housing Publika Tea and Coffee Union. The development firm doesn’t have huge plans for changing the sites, but may move forward with bigger projects in the future.

[Photo] With all U housing on the market, Doran makes Dinkytown purchase

June 11, 2014

Doran Companies now owns a single-family house adjacent to Burrito Loco Bar & Grill after a $1.76 million deal late last month and the commercial building housing Publika Tea and Coffee Union. The development...

Sophomore Wally Ellenson sits on the Bierman Track on Thursday.  Ellenson will be making his second consecutive appearance at NCAA outdoor track and fields championships and finished 8th overall in the high jump at last year.

[Photo] High jumper Ellenson heads to NCAAs

June 11, 2014

Sophomore Wally Ellenson sits on the Bierman Track on Thursday. Ellenson will be making his second consecutive appearance at NCAA outdoor track and fields championships and finished 8th overall in the...

Second year graduate student Greggory Reid stands inside of Burton Hall on Thursday.  Reid is getting his Master's in postsecondary teaching and learning and has 19 years of experience as a financial aid officer.

[Photo] Students fight new Regents representative policy

June 11, 2014

Second year graduate student Greggory Reid stands inside of Burton Hall on Thursday. Reid is getting his Master's in postsecondary teaching and learning and has 19 years of experience as a financial aid...

Shannon Fast and Erica Larson eat at Punch Pizza on Washington Avenue on Monday.

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June 11, 2014

Shannon Fast and Erica Larson eat at Punch Pizza on Washington Avenue on Monday.

Upcoming Music Junior Hank Dudley plays hacky sack outside of Mcnamara Alumni Center on Monday.

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June 11, 2014

Upcoming Music Junior Hank Dudley plays hacky sack outside of Mcnamara Alumni Center on Monday.

The area of land where Five15 on the Park, a half market rate and half low income housing complex, is to be built is bare and ready for construction on Thursday in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

[Photo] West Bank apartment breaks ground

June 4, 2014

The area of land where Five15 on the Park, a half market rate and half low income housing complex, is to be built is bare and ready for construction on Thursday in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

A woman walks her bike past an area where a new bike trail will be built, Thursday afternoon. The new bike trail is the most expensive per mile that the city has ever built and will connect the University to downtown Minneapolis.

[Photo] Final phase of bike-walk trail connects downtown to campus

June 4, 2014

A woman walks her bike past an area where a new bike trail will be built, Thursday afternoon. The new bike trail is the most expensive per mile that the city has ever built and will connect the University...

CFANs interim dean Brian Buhr sits in his office in Coffey Hall on the University's St. Paul Campus on Friday.  Buhr was previously the head of the University's Department of Applied Economics.

[Photo] CFANS plucks veteran professor for new dean

May 28, 2014

CFANs interim dean Brian Buhr sits in his office in Coffey Hall on the University's St. Paul Campus on Friday. Buhr was previously the head of the University's Department of Applied Economics.

First year medical student Jessica Ulrich was diagnosed with Crohn's disease when she was 15 years old, and while the disease isn't fatal, it affects her everyday life.

[Photo] Obstacles push student toward medical school

May 8, 2014

First year medical student Jessica Ulrich was diagnosed with Crohn's disease when she was 15 years old, and while the disease isn't fatal, it affects her everyday life.

Two girls walk on the sidewalk outside of Midwest Mountaineering on Cedar Avenue on Saturday.  The sidewalks and Cedar Avenue between 3rd and 7th Street are going to be renovated this summer.

[Photo] Cedar Avenue to get a facelift this summer

May 7, 2014

Two girls walk on the sidewalk outside of Midwest Mountaineering on Cedar Avenue on Saturday. The sidewalks and Cedar Avenue between 3rd and 7th Street are going to be renovated this summer.

Governor Dayton gives his State of the State Address at the Capitol on Wednesday.

[Photo] Governor Dayton talks state of higher education

May 1, 2014

Governor Dayton gives his State of the State Address at the Capitol on Wednesday.

Performer Nathan Christopher rehearses the first act of

[Photo] Staging uncommon roots

May 1, 2014

Performer Nathan Christopher rehearses the first act of "Bandara" at the Old Arizona Theater on Tuesday. "Bandara," a play written and directed by University alumni Enrique Adyanthaya, is a play that...

Bill Seeley and other Prospect Park residents brainstorm improvements to their neighborhood at the annual Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association meeting at the Profile Event Center on Monday.

[Photo] Prospect Park lays out annual goals

April 29, 2014

Bill Seeley and other Prospect Park residents brainstorm improvements to their neighborhood at the annual Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association meeting at the Profile Event Center on Monday.

General Manager Wade Kapphahn serves a piece of pizza in a styrofoam box to graduate student Erica Bye at Mesa Pizza in Stadium Village on Wednesday.

[Photo] Minneapolis could ban foam containers

April 28, 2014

General Manager Wade Kapphahn serves a piece of pizza in a styrofoam box to graduate student Erica Bye at Mesa Pizza in Stadium Village on Wednesday.

A Mesa Pizza staff member stands near Washington Avenue to draw more customers to the newly opened restaurant.  The new Mesa is currently open until 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 p.m. Monday-Thursday and Sunday, but they plan to apply for an extended hours license in order to be open as late as the location in Dinkytown.

[Photo] No late-night Mesa in Stadium Village

April 24, 2014

A Mesa Pizza staff member stands near Washington Avenue to draw more customers to the newly opened restaurant. The new Mesa is currently open until 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 p.m. Monday-Thursday...

Undie Run participants start the 1.5 mile race on Friday.  The participants stripped down to their underwear and donate the clothes that they were wearing to

[Photo] A brisk run for charity

April 21, 2014

Undie Run participants start the 1.5 mile race on Friday. The participants stripped down to their underwear and donate the clothes that they were wearing to

Como resident and property owner Mary Kay Dooley expresses her concerns and ideas for the community at a forum at Van Cleve Community Center on Thursday.

[Photo] Public forum addresses area concerns

April 21, 2014

Como resident and property owner Mary Kay Dooley expresses her concerns and ideas for the community at a forum at Van Cleve Community Center on Thursday.

Architecture Graduate Student Sophia Skemp shows her final project to previous graduate student and professional architect Julie Macleod in Ralph Rapson Hall on the University's East Bank on Monday.  Professionals were viewing the graduate students' work and giving them advice.

[Photo] Fighting to keep ideas

April 17, 2014

Architecture Graduate Student Sophia Skemp shows her final project to previous graduate student and professional architect Julie Macleod in Ralph Rapson Hall on the University's East Bank on Monday. Professionals...

Sophomore Loralee Onstad runs on the track at the University's Recreation and Wellness Center on Tuesday.  New University of Minnesota research shows that cardiovascular exercise in youth helps preserve memory.

[Photo] Active body, nimble brain

April 16, 2014

Sophomore Loralee Onstad runs on the track at the University's Recreation and Wellness Center on Tuesday. New University of Minnesota research shows that cardiovascular exercise in youth helps preserve...

The apartment complex The Bridges is under construction at University and 10th avenues southeast and is set to open this fall.

[Photo] Apartment boom pushes fixes

April 15, 2014

The apartment complex The Bridges is under construction at University and 10th avenues southeast and is set to open this fall.

One of the many potholes that cars attempt to avoid hitting on Pillsbury Drive Southeast on the University's East Bank on Thursday.

[Photo] Minneapolis patches pothole fund with $1 million

April 15, 2014

One of the many potholes that cars attempt to avoid hitting on Pillsbury Drive Southeast on the University's East Bank on Thursday.