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Nurses chant while on strike outside of Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Thursday, June 10.

[Photo] Blame game could spur second strike

June 16, 2010

Nurses chant while on strike outside of Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Thursday, June 10.

Maren Ward, host of the 'Hole-a-thon', speaks into a camera Thursday at the Bedlam Theater.

[Photo] Bedlam Theatre support fills hole

June 2, 2010

Maren Ward, host of the 'Hole-a-thon', speaks into a camera Thursday at the Bedlam Theater.

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Mary Mateer stands in front of her house in the Seward neighborhood. Mateer had rented the house in 1977 until she bought it in the late 1990s.

[Photo] Seward attracts diverse residents

April 22, 2010

Mary Mateer stands in front of her house in the Seward neighborhood. Mateer had rented the house in 1977 until she bought it in the late 1990s.

Farm animal attendant Chris Miller milks cows on St. Paul campus.

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April 22, 2010

Farm animal attendant Chris Miller milks cows on St. Paul campus.

Owner Jameson McGuine works on a bike at the Varsity Bike Shop in Dinkytown.

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April 22, 2010

Owner Jameson McGuine works on a bike at the Varsity Bike Shop in Dinkytown.

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April 22, 2010

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University Bike Patrolmen Kevin Scott, left, and Corey Onderick bike on the transit way to St. Paul.

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April 22, 2010

University Bike Patrolmen Kevin Scott, left, and Corey Onderick bike on the transit way to St. Paul.

University chemistry engineer junior Hameed Yusuf plays soccer outside the Recreation Center.

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April 22, 2010

University chemistry engineer junior Hameed Yusuf plays soccer outside the Recreation Center.

The University rowing team practices on the Mississippi River.

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April 22, 2010

The University rowing team practices on the Mississippi River.

Cups filled with glaze sit on a table in the ceramics area of the Regis Center for Art.

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April 22, 2010

Cups filled with glaze sit on a table in the ceramics area of the Regis Center for Art.

University first year Beth Burton works on a castle as a park of Harry Potter week in the super block.

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April 22, 2010

University first year Beth Burton works on a castle as a park of Harry Potter week in the super block.

Sam Torok lights Charlie's cigarette outside of Inkaholics Tattoo.

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April 22, 2010

Sam Torok lights Charlie's cigarette outside of Inkaholics Tattoo.

Benji the dog waits for his owner outside the House of Hanson.

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April 22, 2010

Benji the dog waits for his owner outside the House of Hanson.

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April 22, 2010

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Daniel Sellers is the executive director for the Teach For America program in the Twin Cities. TFA asked Congress for $50 million for fiscal year 2011, up from the $21 million it received this year.

[Photo] Teach for America fights for direct funding

April 8, 2010

Daniel Sellers is the executive director for the Teach For America program in the Twin Cities. TFA asked Congress for $50 million for fiscal year 2011, up from the $21 million it received this year.

Franklin Freeze owner Scott Tolzmmann serves a cone Wednesday at his ice cream shop.

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April 8, 2010

Franklin Freeze owner Scott Tolzmmann serves a cone Wednesday at his ice cream shop.

Minnesota vs. Brown

[Photo] Paul Carter to transfer from Minnesota

April 7, 2010

Minnesota vs. Brown

Jason Ertl, left, cuts ribs off a pig Wednesday at the Andrew Boss Lab in St. Paul.

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April 7, 2010

Jason Ertl, left, cuts ribs off a pig Wednesday at the Andrew Boss Lab in St. Paul.

Animal science juniors Chris Dahlke, left, and Jason Ertl, right, cut up a pig Wednesday to be sold at a meat sale in the Andrew Boss Lab.

[Photo] Meat lab benefits animal science

April 1, 2010

Animal science juniors Chris Dahlke, left, and Jason Ertl, right, cut up a pig Wednesday to be sold at a meat sale in the Andrew Boss Lab.

President Barack Obama speaks about health care during a rally held September 12, 2009, at the Target Center.

[Photo] Obama signs health care reform bill

March 24, 2010

President Barack Obama speaks about health care during a rally held September 12, 2009, at the Target Center.

Chemical engineering senior Frank Brooks’ game pieces lay in a case during the group’s weekly meeting Friday, March 12 at Coffman Union.

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March 24, 2010

Chemical engineering senior Frank Brooks’ game pieces lay in a case during the group’s weekly meeting Friday, March 12 at Coffman Union.

Students work Monday during their Foundations of Biology class. The newly formatted class is taught in a hands-on format and gives students who did poorly on a paper or lab chances to correct their work.

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March 24, 2010

Students work Monday during their Foundations of Biology class. The newly formatted class is taught in a hands-on format and gives students who did poorly on a paper or lab chances to correct their work.

Bio chemistry first year Jason Ryu takes a quiz in his

[Photo] A look at grade inflation

March 22, 2010

Bio chemistry first year Jason Ryu takes a quiz in his "insert class name here" Monday morning at the Bioscience Building in St. Paul.

Minnesota Gopher football coach Tim Brewster, right, talks with Vikings head coach Brad Childress on Wednesday during Pro Day.

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March 22, 2010

Minnesota Gopher football coach Tim Brewster, right, talks with Vikings head coach Brad Childress on Wednesday during Pro Day.

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Helena Sokolov, right, and Conservation Assistant Rebecca Newberry, left, carefully place the 2,000 year-old jar on the display case Thursday.

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March 22, 2010

Helena Sokolov, right, and Conservation Assistant Rebecca Newberry, left, carefully place the 2,000 year-old jar on the display case Thursday.

Helena Sokolov centers the lid on the jar Thursday at the Science Museum of Minnesota.

[Photo] Dead Sea Scrolls come to St. Paul

March 9, 2010

Helena Sokolov centers the lid on the jar Thursday at the Science Museum of Minnesota.

Israel Antiquities Authority Coordinator of Special Projects Helena Sokolov, front, centers the 2,000 year-old scroll jar and lid at the Science Museum of Minnesota on Thursday as other conservation workers watch. The jar and lid were discovered in caves along the Dead Sea.

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March 9, 2010

Israel Antiquities Authority Coordinator of Special Projects Helena Sokolov, front, centers the 2,000 year-old scroll jar and lid at the Science Museum of Minnesota on Thursday as other conservation workers...