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Students working to improve University dining

August 2, 2017

University of Minnesota students and faculty are partnering with the Minnesota Student Association to improve University food services.A group of students from the Department of Food Science and Nutrition...

Planetarium construction at the new Bell Museum begins

August 2, 2017

Construction of the new Bell Museum’s planetarium dome on the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus began Tuesday.According to a University press release, the 12,000-pound dome structure will be installed over...

Mayor Betsy Hodges speaks on Police Chief Jane

Police chief ouster shifts mayoral race landscape

July 26, 2017

Former Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau’s resignation on Friday altered the landscape of the November mayoral election.The same day, Mayor Betsy Hodges held a press conference on the resignation,...

UMN study shows that antidepressants are overprescribed among older adults

July 26, 2017

A recent University of Minnesota study shows doctors often overprescribe antidepressants in older populations.The study found 2.2 million annual antidepressant-related outpatient visits exposed those...

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler fields questions from the MN Daily on Monday, July. 17, 2017.

Kaler talks University’s sexual misconduct plan, largest freshman class in 40 years

July 18, 2017

The Minnesota Daily sat down with University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler Monday to discuss the upcoming academic year and look back on the summer’s events so far, including the newest tuition hike.What...

Dog shot by Minneapolis police set to receive treatment at U

July 12, 2017

The University of Minnesota is set to treat one of the two dogs that were shot and injured Saturday by a police officer in North Minneapolis.Jennifer LeMay, owner of the Staffordshire Terriers, said one...