The Minnesota Daily

All content by Lucas Kunach

Although undergra…

December 14, 1999

Although undergraduate minority student enrollment has risen 45 percent since 1992, the proportion of freshman students of color has remained the same. Wayne Sigler, director of admissions, released the...

Forum addresses housing and homelessness issues

November 16, 1999

Children make up about 50 percent of Minnesota's homeless population, according to figures announced at a forum Monday in recognition of National Hunger and Homelessness Week. Rep. Mary Jo McGuire, DFL-Falcon...

Army ROTC wins challenge with teamwork

October 25, 1999

Focusing on consistency and teamwork proved vital in the Golden Gopher Battalion's win at the Army ROTC Ranger Challenge held last weekend at Camp Ripley, Minn. The Oct. 17 win vindicated last year's last-place...

Art enthusiasts warm up to ‘The Iron Circus’

May 17, 1999

Emotions were running hot on Friday night as iron enthusiasts from around the country gathered in honor of a growing art form. "The Iron Circus" drew about 125 people to the University's Art Building in...

Honors event lets

May 3, 1999

Half of what most people learn is forgotten after six months. And high school students who visited campus last weekend have about that long to retain the valuable information they learned about University...

Student receives coveted scholarship

April 23, 1999

Former President Harry Truman once said, "If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen." University senior Katy Backes has proven that if you stay in the kitchen, you can do more than stand the...

Author of 1950s book opens center’s

November 6, 1998

A witness to the romance and culture of Ernest Hemingway novels set in post-World War I Paris, journalist Stanley Karnow recorded what he saw there after World War II and published it for the world to...

Candidates claim residence halls are shutting them out

October 29, 1998

With elections upcoming, candidates are making a final push to reach voters. But some candidates say they feel they are being unfairly kept away from University residence hall voters. Despite a University...

Presentation attacks

October 22, 1998

Aiming his message at young students, an official from Boynton Health Services slashed at common misconceptions about college drinking habits Wednesday in a residence hall presentation. Amelious Whyte...