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Pioneer Hall dorms stand empty on Tuesday, Sep. 1, 2020. Superblock, which includes Frontier, Territorial, Centennial and Pioneer Halls was evacuated March 8 due to a gas odor.

[Photo] Superblock residence halls allow student re-entry following evacuation due to a gas odor

March 8, 2021

Pioneer Hall dorms stand empty on Tuesday, Sep. 1, 2020. Superblock, which includes Frontier, Territorial, Centennial and Pioneer Halls was evacuated March 8 due to a gas odor.

A bomb threat was reported at TCF Bank Stadium at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12.

[Photo] UMPD resolve bomb threat investigation at TCF Bank Stadium

November 12, 2020

A bomb threat was reported at TCF Bank Stadium at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12.

Gophers football players sit on the sidelines during a game at TCF Bank Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

[Photo] Some Gopher football players remain undecided about 2020 return

October 7, 2020

Gophers football players sit on the sidelines during a game at TCF Bank Stadium on Oct. 3, 2015.

A view of the retail spaces available for leasing underneath Wahu apartments on Tuesday, May 30.

[Photo] Prospect Park Association seeks to educate renters and students about their rights

October 5, 2020

A view of the retail spaces available for leasing underneath Wahu apartments on Tuesday, May 30.

Junior infielder Sydney Dwyer swings at a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday, Apr. 23, 2015.

[Photo] Softball begins conference play on new, four-game winning streak

March 20, 2017

Junior infielder Sydney Dwyer swings at a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday, Apr. 23, 2015.

Senior Sara Groenewegen pitches the ball at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on April 23, 2016.

[Photo] Strong pitching vital in Gophers softball team's 18-0 start

March 9, 2017

Senior Sara Groenewegen pitches the ball at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on April 23, 2016.

Gophers junior Sara Groenewegen throws a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on April 30, 2015.

[Photo] Gophers softball team starts year 5-0 in Austin

February 14, 2017

Gophers junior Sara Groenewegen throws a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on April 30, 2015.

Gophers junior Sara Groenewegen throws a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

[Photo] Gophers sweep Maryland

May 2, 2016

Gophers junior Sara Groenewegen throws a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

Six-year-old John Donohoo, left, and Kelly Hannon assemble a 3D printed prosthetic hand with cousin Elizabeth Moy, a member of Engineering World Health. The student group hosted Giving a Hand, an event at which attendees built prosthetic hands for children in Honduras and Tanzania, in Moos Tower on Saturday.

[Photo] Engineering student group lends a 3D-printed helping hand

May 2, 2016

Six-year-old John Donohoo, left, and Kelly Hannon assemble a 3D printed prosthetic hand with cousin Elizabeth Moy, a member of Engineering World Health. The student group hosted Giving a Hand, an event...

Senior Sydney Fabian swings her bat at the Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

[Photo] Experienced outfield makes an impact

April 26, 2016

Senior Sydney Fabian swings her bat at the Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

Junior Sara Groenewegen swings at a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

[Photo] Walk-off highlights sweep of Nebraska

April 25, 2016

Junior Sara Groenewegen swings at a pitch at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium on Friday.

Freshman infielder Eddie Estrada slides through home plate at Siebert Field on Tuesday. After six innings with no runs during a game versus North Dakota State, the Gophers scored seven runs in the seventh inning, later closing the match 10-0.

[Photo] Minnesota baseball wins home opener, 7-1

April 5, 2017

Freshman infielder Eddie Estrada slides through home plate at Siebert Field on Tuesday. After six innings with no runs during a game versus North Dakota State, the Gophers scored seven runs in the seventh...

Co-founders of Bizzy Coffee Alex French, left, and Andrew Healy stand for a portrait at the official Bizzy Grand Launch Party at the Cambria Gallery on Saturday.

[Photo] For busy people, ‘Bizzy Coffee’

April 18, 2016

Co-founders of Bizzy Coffee Alex French, left, and Andrew Healy stand for a portrait at the official Bizzy Grand Launch Party at the Cambria Gallery on Saturday.

Taking advantage of the strong winds, sophomore Jack Lange flies his kite by the Mississippi on the East River Flats.

[Photo] Day in the Life

April 14, 2016

Taking advantage of the strong winds, sophomore Jack Lange flies his kite by the Mississippi on the East River Flats.

Lead milker Zach Beach stands in the Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research Facility as the cows are machine milked on Tuesday.

[Photo] More crops, less cash for farmers

April 13, 2016

Lead milker Zach Beach stands in the Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research Facility as the cows are machine milked on Tuesday.

The Hati drone, used to engineer lighter, more efficient aircraft as part of a NASA research program, sits in Ackerman Hall on Monday. The Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle (UAV) labs on campus carry drones that perform a wide variety of tasks.

[Photo] Transport groups using more drones

April 12, 2016

The Hati drone, used to engineer lighter, more efficient aircraft as part of a NASA research program, sits in Ackerman Hall on Monday. The Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle (UAV) labs on campus carry drones that...

Gophers infielder Micah Coffey runs to first at Siebert Field on Apr. 1.

[Photo] Gophers sweep Michigan

April 11, 2016

Gophers infielder Micah Coffey runs to first at Siebert Field on Apr. 1.

Made with oats, honey, cocoa powder, vanilla extract, salt and baking powder, black bean brownies are a healthier alternative to the typical treat.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Beans

April 7, 2016

Made with oats, honey, cocoa powder, vanilla extract, salt and baking powder, black bean brownies are a healthier alternative to the typical treat.

Junior Matt Fiedler throws a pitch at Siebert Field, where the Gophers faced the University of Iowa on Friday.

[Photo] Minnesota takes two of three from Iowa

April 4, 2016

Junior Matt Fiedler throws a pitch at Siebert Field, where the Gophers faced the University of Iowa on Friday.

Left to right, Michael Blomquist, Sumee Lee, Max Hall and Dane Thompson gather onstage for the Professional Student Government presidential and vice presidential candidate debate on Wednesday in the Coffman Union Theater.

[Photo] PSG presidential candidates square off at Coffman Union

March 31, 2016

Left to right, Michael Blomquist, Sumee Lee, Max Hall and Dane Thompson gather onstage for the Professional Student Government presidential and vice presidential candidate debate on Wednesday in the Coffman...

Sophomore Cece Sjoquist places a K-Cup in the Keurig she shares with her roommates in her Dinkytown apartment on Monday.

[Photo] K-Cups pile up in landfills

March 22, 2016

Sophomore Cece Sjoquist places a K-Cup in the Keurig she shares with her roommates in her Dinkytown apartment on Monday.

Poet Jennifer Willoughby, an alum of the Creative Writing program at the University, stands for a portrait in the Weisman Art Museum, where she will recite her first published book of poetry, Beautiful Zero, as part the English Departments First Books event.

[Photo] ‘You were born the weirdo that you are’

March 10, 2016

Poet Jennifer Willoughby, an alum of the Creative Writing program at the University, stands for a portrait in the Weisman Art Museum, where she will recite her first published book of poetry, "Beautiful...

Hasselback or roasted potatoes, made with rosemary, olive oil, salt, and pepper.

[Photo] College Kitchen: potatoes

March 10, 2016

Hasselback or roasted potatoes, made with rosemary, olive oil, salt, and pepper.

Senior Paul Montague Jr. competes on the parallel bars on Saturday at the Sports Pavilion.

[Photo] Montague wins first all-around title

March 7, 2016

Senior Paul Montague Jr. competes on the parallel bars on Saturday at the Sports Pavilion.

Topped with parmesan cheese, this pesto sauce is the perfect addition to bread and pasta.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Pasta sauce

March 3, 2016

Topped with parmesan cheese, this pesto sauce is the perfect addition to bread and pasta.

Grocery-laden University students wait to climb aboard the grocery shuttle during its Sunday pilot-day launch, while others exit to go shopping at Cub Foods at the Quarry in Northeast Minneapolis.

[Photo] Shuttling out of the food desert

March 1, 2016

Grocery-laden University students wait to climb aboard the grocery shuttle during its Sunday pilot-day launch, while others exit to go shopping at Cub Foods at the Quarry in Northeast Minneapolis.

Guest artist Laura Caviani rehearses with the Jazz Ensemble II, led by director of jazz studies Dean Sorenson on Wednesday in Ferguson Hall.

[Photo] All that jazz

February 25, 2016

Guest artist Laura Caviani rehearses with the Jazz Ensemble II, led by director of jazz studies Dean Sorenson on Wednesday in Ferguson Hall.

One day after the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks faced off at TCF Bank Stadium, University of Minnesota hockey alumni, alongside other former collegiate hockey players took to the outdoor rink at the Hockey4Hypertension event.

[Photo] Outdoor game aids hypertension

February 23, 2016

One day after the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks faced off at TCF Bank Stadium, University of Minnesota hockey alumni, alongside other former collegiate hockey players took to the outdoor rink at...

Lauren Johnson, Director of Merchandising and Wholesale at Sota Clothing, stands for a portrait inside the Minneapolis office on Friday.

[Photo] U grad fashions Minnesota attire

February 16, 2016

Lauren Johnson, Director of Merchandising and Wholesale at Sota Clothing, stands for a portrait inside the Minneapolis office on Friday.

As part of the Housing and Residential Life campaign to set aside space for students to practice mindfulness, 17th Avenue Residence Hall and Comstock Hall now offer a meditation room to residents.

[Photo] Meditation rooms now open at U

February 16, 2016

As part of the Housing and Residential Life campaign to set aside space for students to practice mindfulness, 17th Avenue Residence Hall and Comstock Hall now offer a meditation room to residents.

Musicians Huldah Niles, Erika Hoogeveen, Valerie Little and Ruth Marshall of the Mill City String Quartet rehearse on Sunday at Littles home in preparation for their upcoming concerts.

[Photo] Bringing chamber music to the masses

February 9, 2016

Musicians Huldah Niles, Erika Hoogeveen, Valerie Little and Ruth Marshall of the Mill City String Quartet rehearse on Sunday at Little's home in preparation for their upcoming concerts.

Junior Ellen Bloom competes in the Womens 200 Yard 
Freestyle during Saturdays 2016 Minnesota Challenge at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

[Photo] Gophers set records in tune-up meet

February 8, 2016

Junior Ellen Bloom competes in the Women's 200 Yard Freestyle during Saturday's 2016 Minnesota Challenge at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

Allyson Taubenheim, Student Engagement Coordinator at Northrop, discusses upcoming events while addressing the student fees committee Saturday at Coffman Memorial Union on Saturday.

[Photo] Admin groups vie for student service fees

February 8, 2016

Allyson Taubenheim, Student Engagement Coordinator at Northrop, discusses upcoming events while addressing the student fees committee Saturday at Coffman Memorial Union on Saturday.

Simple, creamy and nutritionally-dense, this chocolate peanut butter avocado pudding, garnished with cocoa powder and sea salt, is a minimalist bakers dream.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Avocados

February 4, 2016

Simple, creamy and nutritionally-dense, this chocolate peanut butter avocado pudding, garnished with cocoa powder and sea salt, is a minimalist baker's dream.

Apparel design major Lee Tran makes final alterations to his four-piece collection for the upcoming senior fashion show, Identity, in McNeal Hall on Sunday.

[Photo] Tailoring an ‘Identity’

February 2, 2016

Apparel design major Lee Tran makes final alterations to his four-piece collection for the upcoming senior fashion show, "Identity", in McNeal Hall on Sunday.