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Vice President for Research Brian Herman presents an update and review of human subjects research standards at the University of Minnesota to the Senates Higher Education Committee in the Minnesota Senate Building on March 10.

[Photo] Research reforms draw scrutiny

March 21, 2016

Vice President for Research Brian Herman presents an update and review of human subjects research standards at the University of Minnesota to the Senate's Higher Education Committee in the Minnesota Senate...

Senior Lindsay Mable performs on the uneven bars at the Sports Pavilion on Feb. 27.

[Photo] Minnesota places third in the Big Ten

March 21, 2016

Senior Lindsay Mable performs on the uneven bars at the Sports Pavilion on Feb. 27.

Chemistry professor Dr. Erin Carlson poses for a portrait in her lab on Friday. Carlson was recently awarded the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers by President Barak Obama.

[Photo] Innovative University chemist garners national award

March 21, 2016

Chemistry professor Dr. Erin Carlson poses for a portrait in her lab on Friday. Carlson was recently awarded the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers by President Barak Obama.

Local musician Joey Joey Michaels poses for portraits at Gold Medal Park on Monday. Michaels will be performing at the 331 Club on March 11 alongside Tickle Torture and Swimsuit Area.

[Photo] Getting back to sincerity

March 8, 2016

Local musician Joey Joey Michaels poses for portraits at Gold Medal Park on Monday. Michaels will be performing at the 331 Club on March 11 alongside Tickle Torture and Swimsuit Area.

Vikings defensive line coach Andre Patterson runs DeVondre Campbell through a drill during Pro Day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

[Photo] Gophers host annual Pro Day

March 8, 2016

Vikings defensive line coach Andre Patterson runs De'Vondre Campbell through a drill during Pro Day at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Monday.

President Eric Kaler delivers his State of the University address at the Coffman Memorial Union Theater on Thursday.

[Photo] Kaler speaks on diversity, tuition

March 7, 2016

President Eric Kaler delivers his State of the University address at the Coffman Memorial Union Theater on Thursday.

Senior Paula Rincon-Otero competes against Iowa State at the Baseline Tennis Center on Sunday.

[Photo] Women’s team wins two at home

March 7, 2016

Senior Paula Rincon-Otero competes against Iowa State at the Baseline Tennis Center on Sunday.

Gordon Folke checks out a book at the George Latimer Central Library in downtown St. Paul on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Library Service Agency implemented a new program that allows people with library cards access to certain museums and theaters for free or discounted prices.

[Photo] MELSA launches new library program

March 3, 2016

Gordon Folke checks out a book at the George Latimer Central Library in downtown St. Paul on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the Metropolitan Library Service Agency implemented a new program that allows people...

Attendees of Wednesdays Break the Silence event place messages of encouragement into bags for individuals who shared their personal stories of assault. Organized by Sarah Super, a rape survivor, Break the Silence events shed light on the realities of sexual assault and aim to empower victims.

[Photo] Healing by ‘Breaking the Silence’

February 29, 2016

Attendees of Wednesday's Break the Silence event place messages of encouragement into bags for individuals who shared their personal stories of assault. Organized by Sarah Super, a rape survivor, Break...

Senior Hanna Nordquist performs on the balance beam during Saturdays regular season finale at the Sports Pavilion. Nordquist scored a 9.850 on the beam, claiming second place.

[Photo] Women’s team wins final home meet'

February 29, 2016

Senior Hanna Nordquist performs on the balance beam during Saturday's regular season finale at the Sports Pavilion. Nordquist scored a 9.850 on the beam, claiming second place.

Local band Poolboy runs through songs in their practice space on Tuesday night, ahead of their EP release show at the 7th Street Entry on Feb. 28.

[Photo] Taking a dip

February 25, 2016

Local band Poolboy runs through songs in their practice space on Tuesday night, ahead of their EP release show at the 7th Street Entry on Feb. 28.

Presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio speaks to supporters at a rally at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Minneapolis on Tuesday in anticipation of the March 1 presidential caucus.

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February 25, 2016

Presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio speaks to supporters at a rally at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Minneapolis on Tuesday in anticipation of the March 1 presidential caucus.

Local comedian Robert Fones performs at an open mic at the Comedy Corner Underground on West Bank on Friday night.

[Photo] Humor with humility

February 23, 2016

Local comedian Robert Fones performs at an open mic at the Comedy Corner Underground on West Bank on Friday night.

Freshman animal science major Danielle Johnson feeds calves at the Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research facilities on the St. Paul Campus. The St. Paul Campus hosted its first Explore Ag Careers Day last Monday, which provided information on agricultural careers to middle schoolers in an effort to encourage more students to pursue careers in agricultue.

[Photo] U debuts Agricultural Career Day

February 22, 2016

Freshman animal science major Danielle Johnson feeds calves at the Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research facilities on the St. Paul Campus. The St. Paul Campus hosted its first Explore Ag Careers Day last...

A reimagined Old Fashioned, deviled eggs and chicken and dumplings sit on display at Citizen Supper Club, located within the InterContiental Hotel in downtown St. Paul. The restaurant will be participating in Mpls St. Paul Magazines Restaurant Week from Feb. 21-26.

[Photo] Restaurant Week dishes deals

February 18, 2016

A reimagined Old Fashioned, deviled eggs and chicken and dumplings sit on display at Citizen Supper Club, located within the InterContiental Hotel in downtown St. Paul. The restaurant will be participating...

Protestors stand outside of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs on Wednesday evening, where Students for a Conservative Voice hosted an event entitled CALM DOWN!! Restoring Common Sense to Feminism. The event featured speakers Milo Yiannopoulos and Christina Hoff Sommers, who protestors believe are proponents of hate speech and should not be welcomed to campus with University funding.

[Photo] Provocative speakers spur free speech discussion

February 18, 2016

Protestors stand outside of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs on Wednesday evening, where Students for a Conservative Voice hosted an event entitled "CALM DOWN!! Restoring Common Sense to Feminism."...

Homemade pizza rolls are a great twist on a classic frozen snack.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Frozen foods

February 18, 2016

Homemade pizza rolls are a great twist on a classic frozen snack.

Crew members work to set up the hockey rink that will be used for the upcoming NHL Stadium Series game between the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks inside TCF Bank Stadium on Feb. 21.

[Photo] TCF Bank Stadium turns to ice

February 17, 2016

Crew members work to set up the hockey rink that will be used for the upcoming NHL Stadium Series game between the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks inside TCF Bank Stadium on Feb. 21.

A Carolines Cart shopping cart sits on display at Cub Foods in the Quarry on Sunday. The carts are designed to accommodate families who have children with special needs, and will be added to Target stores across the country.

[Photo] New shopping cart grows in popularity

February 17, 2016

A Caroline's Cart shopping cart sits on display at Cub Foods in the Quarry on Sunday. The carts are designed to accommodate families who have children with special needs, and will be added to Target stores...

Sophomore guard Carlie Wagner handles the ball during the game against Nebraska at Williams Arena on Thursday, where the Gophers beat Nebraska 110-73.

[Photo] Minnesota falls to Purdue on Senior Night

February 25, 2017

Sophomore guard Carlie Wagner handles the ball during the game against Nebraska at Williams Arena on Thursday, where the Gophers beat Nebraska 110-73.

Freshman Justin Karstadt competes on the parallel bars at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday night, where the Gophers came in 2nd out of six competing teams.

[Photo] Gophers barely edged by No. 2 Stanford

February 15, 2016

Freshman Justin Karstadt competes on the parallel bars at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday night, where the Gophers came in 2nd out of six competing teams.

Jug band musicians, left to right, Amanda Standalone Nygard, Kris Garwick and Bob Fyfe play a song together at Eagles Club #34 on Friday, Feb. 5. This weekend marks the 34th annual Battle of the Jug Bands, which will be held at the Cabooze on Feb. 13 and 14.

[Photo] Everything but the kitchen sink

February 11, 2016

Jug band musicians, left to right, Amanda "Standalone" Nygard, Kris Garwick and Bob Fyfe play a song together at Eagles Club #34 on Friday, Feb. 5. This weekend marks the 34th annual Battle of the Jug...

Plants grow within the CBS Conservatory on Tuesday. Located on the St. Paul Campus, the greenhouses contain plants from all across the globe.

[Photo] CBS conservatory contains rare plants

February 10, 2016

Plants grow within the CBS Conservatory on Tuesday. Located on the St. Paul Campus, the greenhouses contain plants from all across the globe.

SHADE coordinator Alexandra Tiger talks about safe sex with a student at Safe Sex Trivia Night in Goldys Gameroom on Thursday night. Tiger was inspired to get involved with the organization after she saw a presentation by SHADE during Welcome Week.

[Photo] STD rates rise, condom use dwindles

February 10, 2016

SHADE coordinator Alexandra Tiger talks about safe sex with a student at Safe Sex Trivia Night in Goldy's Gameroom on Thursday night. Tiger was inspired to get involved with the organization after she...

First Year Experience section leader Lucy Chen meets with freshman Steven King for a one-on-one check in at Goldys Gameroom on Monday. As a freshman, Chen was encouraged by her FYE section leader to get involved with the program to help future incoming freshmen during their first year of college.

[Photo] U adapts first year program

February 9, 2016

First Year Experience section leader Lucy Chen meets with freshman Steven King for a one-on-one check in at Goldy's Gameroom on Monday. As a freshman, Chen was encouraged by her FYE section leader to get...

Redshirt senior guard Rachel Banham handles the ball at Williams Arena on Thursday, where Minnesota beat Rutgers 85-72.

[Photo] Banham puts on historic show in Evanston

February 8, 2016

Redshirt senior guard Rachel Banham handles the ball at Williams Arena on Thursday, where Minnesota beat Rutgers 85-72.

People gather around the College of Biological Sciences Titan Arum or Corpse Flower, which is expected to bloom very soon. The flower only blooms every 10 years, and when it does it is said to smell like rotting flesh.

[Photo] Corpse flower a late bloomer

February 8, 2016

People gather around the College of Biological Science's Titan Arum or "Corpse Flower," which is expected to bloom very soon. The flower only blooms every 10 years, and when it does it is said to smell...

Attorney Jordan Kushner poses for portraits outside the Government Center in downtown Minneapolis on Wednesday. Kushner is being charged with three misdemeanors after filming police officers at a protest that occurred during a lecture at the University of Minnesotas Law School in November.

[Photo] Mpls attorney faces charges for fall protest

February 4, 2016

Attorney Jordan Kushner poses for portraits outside the Government Center in downtown Minneapolis on Wednesday. Kushner is being charged with three misdemeanors after filming police officers at a protest...

University of Minnesota professor Jason Hill poses for portraits in the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering building on the St. Paul Campus on Monday. Hill has been conducting research on crude oil and was recently featured on Kare 11.

[Photo] U professor digs into fossil fuel problems

February 3, 2016

University of Minnesota professor Jason Hill poses for portraits in the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering building on the St. Paul Campus on Monday. Hill has been conducting research on crude oil...

Author, Professor and Director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy Project on the Middle East Peace Process David Makovsky poses for portraits at the University of Minnesota Hillel building on Tuesday before speaking at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs.

[Photo] MN Daily Q&A: David Makovsky

February 3, 2016

Author, Professor and Director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy Project on the Middle East Peace Process David Makovsky poses for portraits at the University of Minnesota Hillel building...

Local comedian Adam Quesnell performs at Sisyphus Brewing on Saturday night. Quesnell will be performing two nights at the Comedy Corner Underground this weekend.

[Photo] Starting the year off right at home

February 2, 2016

Local comedian Adam Quesnell performs at Sisyphus Brewing on Saturday night. Quesnell will be performing two nights at the Comedy Corner Underground this weekend.

Junior Titania Markland crosses the finish line, placing first in the 400 meter dash during the Jack Johnson Classic at the Field House on Saturday.

[Photo] Men’s team first in seven events

February 1, 2016

Junior Titania Markland crosses the finish line, placing first in the 400 meter dash during the Jack Johnson Classic at the Field House on Saturday.

Tom Loftus poses for portraits in the office of his record label, Modern Radio, on Jan. 20. The label, which includes such bands as Hollow Boys, STNNNG, Fury Things and B.O.Y.F., is celebrating its 16th birthday with two shows this weekend.

[Photo] Modern Radio looks back

January 28, 2016

Tom Loftus poses for portraits in the office of his record label, Modern Radio, on Jan. 20. The label, which includes such bands as Hollow Boys, STNNNG, Fury Things and B.O.Y.F., is celebrating its 16th...

Shanti Pothapragada and Danika Ragnhild work at GLITCH headquarters on Wednesday. GLITCH, a nonprofit that focuses on the significance of digital games in culture and careers, is hosting its second annual Gamecraft event this weekend.

[Photo] Nonstop game development

January 28, 2016

Shanti Pothapragada and Danika Ragnhild work at GLITCH headquarters on Wednesday. GLITCH, a nonprofit that focuses on the significance of digital games in culture and careers, is hosting its second annual...

Actress Danielle Krivinshuk plays the role of a university student in crisis as UMPD Sgt. Peter Reineke responds to the situation. Crisis Intervention Team training is a popular method for police departments across the country for teaching officers how to respond to mental health calls by finding help and resources for the troubled individual.

[Photo] U police trained for crises

January 28, 2016

Actress Danielle Krivinshuk plays the role of a university student in crisis as UMPD Sgt. Peter Reineke responds to the situation. Crisis Intervention Team training is a popular method for police departments...

Lawyers Kate Evans, left, and Rebecca Scholtz pose for portraits with law students John Bruning, left, Nadia Anguiano-Wehde, Mary Georgevich and Alexandra De Leon in the Universitys law school on Tuesday. The students recently traveled to Dilley, Texas, and prevented the deportation of 12 immigrant families, who would have faced immediate harm if sent back.

[Photo] Law students defend asylum-seekers from deportation

January 28, 2016

Lawyers Kate Evans, left, and Rebecca Scholtz pose for portraits with law students John Bruning, left, Nadia Anguiano-Wehde, Mary Georgevich and Alexandra De Leon in the University's law school on Tuesday....

Employee of tenKsolar, Dwayne Blakely, moves solar panels onto a module light table for testing. Innovative Power Systems is working to put solar panels on the green line corridor in hopes of making solar energy more readily available.

[Photo] Rays of light to power transit

January 26, 2016

Employee of tenKsolar, Dwayne Blakely, moves solar panels onto a module light table for testing. Innovative Power Systems is working to put solar panels on the green line corridor in hopes of making solar...

Members of local band Treading North pose for portraits on Thursday. The band is hosting a concert with other local bands in support of Bernie Sanders presidential campaign at the Triple Rock Social Club on Jan. 28.

[Photo] ‘A Bernie love-fest’

January 26, 2016

Members of local band Treading North pose for portraits on Thursday. The band is hosting a concert with other local bands in support of Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign at the Triple Rock Social Club...

Junior Zach Liebler competes on the high bar at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday where Minnesota met with Penn State.

[Photo] Gophers exact revenge on Penn St.

January 25, 2016

Junior Zach Liebler competes on the high bar at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday where Minnesota met with Penn State.

Ifrah Mansour performs a piece entitled Somalias Balloon at the Cedar-Riverside community health fair at Mixed Blood Theater on Monday. The event, put on by the local community and HealthPartners, included performances and information on various health-related issues and services.

[Photo] Performance and prevention

January 20, 2016

Ifrah Mansour performs a piece entitled "Somalia's Balloon" at the Cedar-Riverside community health fair at Mixed Blood Theater on Monday. The event, put on by the local community and HealthPartners, included...

University of Minnesota faculty member Charalampos Kalodimos poses for portraits at the Masonic Cancer Centers Nuclear Magnetic Resonance laboratory on Tuesday.

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January 20, 2016

University of Minnesota faculty member Charalampos Kalodimos poses for portraits at the Masonic Cancer Center's Nuclear Magnetic Resonance laboratory on Tuesday.

University of Minnesota faculty member Charalampos Kalodimos poses for portraits at the Masonic Cancer Centers Nuclear Magnetic Resonance laboratory on Tuesday.

[Photo] Prof paves way for new cancer drug

January 20, 2015

University of Minnesota faculty member Charalampos Kalodimos poses for portraits at the Masonic Cancer Center's Nuclear Magnetic Resonance laboratory on Tuesday.

Gary Reuter of the University of Minnesotas Bee Lab looks inside of a box where bees are kept on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday. Recent research shows that common pesticides found on plants and trees that bees feed off of are entering their nectar and harming bee populations.

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January 20, 2015

Gary Reuter of the University of Minnesota's Bee Lab looks inside of a box where bees are kept on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday. Recent research shows that common pesticides found on plants and trees...

Gary Reuter of the University of Minnesotas Bee Lab looks inside of a box where bees are kept on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday. Recent research shows that common pesticides found on plants and trees that bees feed off of are entering their nectar and harming bee populations.

[Photo] EPA: Pesticides a buzzkill

January 20, 2015

Gary Reuter of the University of Minnesota's Bee Lab looks inside of a box where bees are kept on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday. Recent research shows that common pesticides found on plants and trees...

Freshman Josip Krstanovic hits the ball during the Gophers first home event of the spring season at Baseline Tennis Center on Sunday. The mens team played against DePaul and South Dakota.

[Photo] Gophers start spring season with two wins

January 18, 2016

Freshman Josip Krstanovic hits the ball during the Gopher's first home event of the spring season at Baseline Tennis Center on Sunday. The men's team played against DePaul and South Dakota.

Monica LaPlante poses for portraits at findfurnish in NE Minneapolis on Tuesday. LaPlante is one of the musicians playing at Camaraderie Records A Very Murray Christmas, a Christmas show dedicated to actor Bill Murray. The show is taking place at the Turf Club on Wednesday, Dec. 16.

[Photo] A Very Murray Christmas

December 16, 2015

Monica LaPlante poses for portraits at findfurnish in NE Minneapolis on Tuesday. LaPlante is one of the musicians playing at Camaraderie Records' A Very Murray Christmas, a Christmas show dedicated to...

Nicholas Goldsmith, a representative from the Council of Graduate Students, speaks to a crowd at the Whose Diversity? rally outside of Morrill Hall on Friday. The group and its allies stood in solidarity with students who were arrested while occupying Morrill Hall in 2014 prior to their hearing in Lind Hall later that evening.

[Photo] Rally precedes protesters’ hearing

December 14, 2015

Nicholas Goldsmith, a representative from the Council of Graduate Students, speaks to a crowd at the Whose Diversity? rally outside of Morrill Hall on Friday. The group and its allies stood in solidarity...

Student Nicole Lyren gets a flu shot at a walk-in clinic at Boynton Health Service on Tuesday.

[Photo] Flu shot numbers up, misconceptions remain

December 9, 2015

Student Nicole Lyren gets a flu shot at a walk-in clinic at Boynton Health Service on Tuesday.

Ariel Linnerson instructs an advanced yoga class at the Recreation and Wellness Center on Tuesday. In Spring of 2016, the University of Minnesota will be offering courses that give students the chance to become certified yoga instructors.

[Photo] Program will license yogis

December 2, 2015

Ariel Linnerson instructs an advanced yoga class at the Recreation and Wellness Center on Tuesday. In Spring of 2016, the University of Minnesota will be offering courses that give students the chance...

Protesters practice forming lines of defense at the 4th Precinct on Monday. Protesters spent the day preparing to be pushed out of the location by police after Mayor Betsy Hodges called for an end to the demonstrations.

[Photo] Shooting suspects charged

December 1, 2015

Protesters practice forming lines of defense at the 4th Precinct on Monday. Protesters spent the day preparing to be pushed out of the location by police after Mayor Betsy Hodges called for an end to the...

Members of SECIA, the Southeast Como Improvement Association, meet at Van Cleve Park on Tuesday. University of Minnesota Graduate and Professional Student Assembly member Hilary Lovelace, not pictured, was recently elected to a full-board position within the organization.

[Photo] Student voices limited in neighborhoods

November 30, 2015

Members of SECIA, the Southeast Como Improvement Association, meet at Van Cleve Park on Tuesday. University of Minnesota Graduate and Professional Student Assembly member Hilary Lovelace, not pictured,...

The University of Minnesotas Driven to Discover building sits at the State Fair grounds on Sunday. Some University faculty wish to revamp the building in an effort to make the University more attractive and draw in research participants.

[Photo] U State Fair building may get an update

November 30, 2015

The University of Minnesota's Driven to Discover building sits at the State Fair grounds on Sunday. Some University faculty wish to revamp the building in an effort to make the University more attractive...

Gladdie the bald eagle sits on display in a habitat at the Raptor Center on the St. Paul campus on Monday. Gladdie is permanently injured and stays at the Raptor Center for educational purposes. The Raptor Center treats injured eagles like Gladdie, many of which were harmed during deer hunting season.

[Photo] More injured eagles than ever fill the Raptor Center

November 24, 2015

Gladdie the bald eagle sits on display in a habitat at the Raptor Center on the St. Paul campus on Monday. Gladdie is permanently injured and stays at the Raptor Center for educational purposes. The Raptor...

Gladdie the bald eagle sits on display in a habitat at the Raptor Center on the St. Paul campus on Monday. Gladdie is permanently injured and stays at the Raptor Center for educational purposes. The Raptor Center treats injured eagles like Gladdie, many of which were harmed during deer hunting season.

[Photo] Center sees upsurge in sick eagles

November 24, 2015

Gladdie the bald eagle sits on display in a habitat at the Raptor Center on the St. Paul campus on Monday. Gladdie is permanently injured and stays at the Raptor Center for educational purposes. The Raptor...

Javaris Bradford, president of the Black Student Union, speaks at their annual Unity Dinner in Coffman Union on Sunday. The group is planning a call to action to bring attention to the importance of the ethnic studies department.

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November 24, 2015

Javaris Bradford, president of the Black Student Union, speaks at their annual Unity Dinner in Coffman Union on Sunday. The group is planning a call to action to bring attention to the importance of the...

Senior forward Hannah Brandt scores at Ridder Arena on Saturday, where the Gophers defeated Bemidji State 8-3. Brandt scored five goals, including her 100th career goal, and earned the title of Gopher womens hockeys all-time career leading scorer.

[Photo] Gophers beat the Beavers at home

November 16, 2015

Senior forward Hannah Brandt scores at Ridder Arena on Saturday, where the Gophers defeated Bemidji State 8-3. Brandt scored five goals, including her 100th career goal, and earned the title of Gopher...

Pedestrians cross the Stone Arch Bridge on Tuesday. The city of Minneapolis parks department will begin notifying people that photography and gatherings are not allowed on the bridge without a permit from the city.

[Photo] In parks, photogs need license to click

November 11, 2015

Pedestrians cross the Stone Arch Bridge on Tuesday. The city of Minneapolis' parks department will begin notifying people that photography and gatherings are not allowed on the bridge without a permit...

Members of the Girls Only Comic Club meet to discuss what comics theyve been reading as of late at the Kitty Cat Klub on Thursday.

[Photo] A girls-only geeky get-together

November 5, 2015

Members of the Girls Only Comic Club meet to discuss what comics they've been reading as of late at the Kitty Cat Klub on Thursday.

Mary MacCarthy, founder of personalized care package service Glorious Hugs, shows the packaging and contents of one of the care packages offered by the service. MacCarthy was inspired by the power of handmade art to provide inspiration to people and to help their lives.

[Photo] ‘The power of art to change a perspective’

November 3, 2015

Mary MacCarthy, founder of personalized care package service Glorious Hugs, shows the packaging and contents of one of the care packages offered by the service. MacCarthy was inspired by the power of handmade...

(left) Members of Students Supporting Israel gather outside Northrop on Friday to show their support for Israel. The group held the rally to protest terrorism.

(right) Amanda Hassan shows her support for Palestine at a demonstration near Northrop on Friday, where Students Supporting Israel also held a rally. There can be no peace without justice, so I am here to show solidarity with the Palestinian people facing injustices in their occupied territory, she said.

[Photo] Online conflicts spur simultaneous student demonstrations

November 2, 2015

(left) Members of Students Supporting Israel gather outside Northrop on Friday to show their support for Israel. The group held the rally to protest terrorism. (right) Amanda Hassan shows her support...

Minneapolis police officers look on as students enter the Riff Raff concert put on by Sigma Chi fraternity on Friday night. The event was staffed by 8 off-duty police officers, security guards, and members of the fraternity, in an effort to keep the event safe and crime free.

[Photo] U cops try to block brawls

November 2, 2015

Minneapolis police officers look on as students enter the Riff Raff concert put on by Sigma Chi fraternity on Friday night. The event was staffed by 8 off-duty police officers, security guards, and members...

Interim head coach Tracy Claeys speaks at a press conference regarding Jerry Kills resignation on Wednesday. Kills departure came as a shock to Claeys and the team.

[Photo] Claeys takes over Gophers football

October 29, 2015

Interim head coach Tracy Claeys speaks at a press conference regarding Jerry Kill's resignation on Wednesday. Kill's departure came as a shock to Claeys and the team.

Executive Director of the University of Minnesotas Energy Transition Lab Ellen Anderson speaks at the Citizens Climate Engagement Network Conference on Sunday. The event featured a variety of experts on climate change who spoke about the issues local and global impact.

[Photo] City hosts global climate meeting

October 28, 2015

Executive Director of the University of Minnesota's Energy Transition Lab Ellen Anderson speaks at the Citizens' Climate Engagement Network Conference on Sunday. The event featured a variety of experts...

Red shirt freshman Courtney Alama competes in Jacks Twilight Run at Les Bolstad golf course on Friday. Alama was the second female finisher in the race dedicated to late Minnesota equipment manager Jack Johnson.

[Photo] Minnesota hosts meet after dark

October 26, 2015

Red shirt freshman Courtney Alama competes in Jack's Twilight Run at Les Bolstad golf course on Friday. Alama was the second female finisher in the race dedicated to late Minnesota equipment manager Jack...

Rtusha Kulkarni and Julia Marshall of the student group MinneCinema Studios watch a play back of their submission for the 48 Hour Film Horror Project. Participating groups were given 48 hours to create an original horror movie, which will be shown at the Mall of America on Thursday evening.

[Photo] Students undertake scary film fest

October 22, 2015

Rtusha Kulkarni and Julia Marshall of the student group MinneCinema Studios watch a play back of their submission for the 48 Hour Film Horror Project. Participating groups were given 48 hours to create...

The Ground Chuck Pita Sandwich is an example of how to prepare affordable meat in a tasty way.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Eating meat on a budget

October 15, 2015

The Ground Chuck Pita Sandwich is an example of how to prepare affordable meat in a tasty way.

Dan Hnilicka of the University of Minnesotas Raptor Center gives a treat to Casper the Red-tailed Hawk outside of the Weisman Art Museum on Tuesday. Raptor Center staff answered questions about birds and allowed students to observe and take photos as a part of the University of Minnesotas Nature Heals: 30x30 program.

[Photo] Nature program nurtures

October 14, 2015

Dan Hnilicka of the University of Minnesota's Raptor Center gives a treat to Casper the Red-tailed Hawk outside of the Weisman Art Museum on Tuesday. Raptor Center staff answered questions about birds...

Members of the Minnesota Rollergirls participate in a league-wide scrimmage on Tuesday, Sept. 29. The Minnesota Rollergirls season debut is Saturday at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.

[Photo] The Twin Cities’ toughest women

October 8, 2015

Members of the Minnesota Rollergirls participate in a league-wide scrimmage on Tuesday, Sept. 29. The Minnesota Rollergirls' season debut is Saturday at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul.

Whitecaps forward and former Minnesota hockey player Rachael Bona plays against the Gophers at Ridder Arena on Thursday, Sept. 24.

[Photo] Alumni still skating through Whitecaps

September 29, 2015

Whitecaps forward and former Minnesota hockey player Rachael Bona plays against the Gophers at Ridder Arena on Thursday, Sept. 24.

One of the many grain elevators in the Southeast Minneapolis Industrial Area stands in Prospect Park on Monday. The Minneapolis City Council recently passed a bill to charge rescue costs at grain elevator sites.

[Photo] Urban explorers, trespassers may face steep rescue fines

September 29, 2015

One of the many grain elevators in the Southeast Minneapolis Industrial Area stands in Prospect Park on Monday. The Minneapolis City Council recently passed a bill to charge rescue costs at grain elevator...

President of Professional Student Government Kyle Kroll speaks at the first Congress meeting of the year in Coffman Memorial Union on Tuesday. Kroll was recently elected to the position and delivered his first State of the Union address to current members.

[Photo] New student gov. kicks off

September 23, 2015

President of Professional Student Government Kyle Kroll speaks at the first Congress meeting of the year in Coffman Memorial Union on Tuesday. Kroll was recently elected to the position and delivered his...

Sophomores Tatiana Lyons and Elayna Shapiro chat in their apartment in the Fourth Street Cooperative on Tuesday.

[Photo] Co-op lets students lead

September 16, 2015

Sophomores Tatiana Lyons and Elayna Shapiro chat in their apartment in the Fourth Street Cooperative on Tuesday.

Sophomore Obsa Ali approaches the finish line of the Oz Memorial race at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 11, 2015.

[Photo] After move from Ethiopia Ali discovers how to run

September 15, 2015

Sophomore Obsa Ali approaches the finish line of the Oz Memorial race at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 11, 2015.

Sophomore Obsa Ali approaches the finish line of the Oz Memorial race at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 11, 2015.

[Photo] Women’s team wins first meet of season

September 14, 2015

Sophomore Obsa Ali approaches the finish line of the Oz Memorial race at Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 11, 2015.

Newly appointed Dean of the College of Biological Sciences Valery E. Forbes poses for portraits outside of Snyder Hall on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday.

[Photo] New CBS dean starts year at U of M

September 10, 2015

Newly appointed Dean of the College of Biological Sciences Valery E. Forbes poses for portraits outside of Snyder Hall on the St. Paul Campus on Tuesday.

The Electric Steel Elevator stands in Prospect Park on September 9. In late August, the Minneapolis City Council denied the Universitys appeal to demolish the grain silos and develop on the plot of land.

[Photo] City denies elevator demolition

September 9, 2015

The Electric Steel Elevator stands in Prospect Park on September 9. In late August, the Minneapolis City Council denied the University's appeal to demolish the grain silos and develop on the plot of land.

Kristine Stresman and Shön Troth of Enemy Planes sit in their practice space on September 3, 2015. The band recently won an international battle of the bands in Barcelona.

[Photo] High-flying Enemy Planes

September 8, 2015

Kristine Stresman and Shön Troth of Enemy Planes sit in their practice space on September 3, 2015. The band recently won an international battle of the bands in Barcelona.