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All content by Roque Wood-Sinclair
Photo courtesy of Dorota Serafin.

UMN Carlson School of Management alum leads Ukraine humanitarian effort

Published April 25, 2022
Dorota Serafin, who is involved in the Polish Humanitarian Action organization, is currently providing aid to people leaving Ukraine.
The Strip Mall on Washington Avenue in Stadium Village captured on Tuesday, March 15. The completion of the East Gateway project will impact the University of Minnesota campus.

East Gateway Project begins environmental review process; plans research spaces

Published April 15, 2022
Project leaders are also taking into account how outside development plans for Minneapolis may impact campus.
Dmytro Tertytskyi and Kataryna Topuz, Ukrainian students, one at the University of Minnesota, pose for a portrait on Friday, March 18. Tertytskyi and Topuz are a married couple from Ukraine studying dentistry.

Couple reflects on Russian invasion of Ukraine and effects on family

Published March 29, 2022
With friends and family living in both Ukraine and Russia, two University students said they are concerned for loved ones while also trying to focus on their studies.
Sarah Mai

Ukrainian invasion prompts discussion and action from UMN students

Published March 5, 2022
Students with ties to Ukraine shared their views on the war and discussed similarities to past conflicts throughout history.
Students wait in lines at the Pioneer Hall Dining Center on Sunday, Feb. 13.

With changes to University dining services on the horizon, a look back on key updates

Published March 4, 2022
Although the contract is not finalized, a new dining vendor will provide food services to the University starting July 2022.
Left: Photo courtesy of U.J. Bhowmik, the Professional Student Government (PSG) president. Right: Photo courtesy of Victoria Anderson, the PSG vice president.

PSG Congress passes resolution for expanded accessibility for students

Published December 19, 2021
PSG Congress is recommitting on the current standardized policy for the University to allow students to attend remotely if they have a legitimate reason.
A parking meter in Minneapolis on Monday, Nov. 4. Graduate students have found difficulty accessing affordable parking.

Pandemic causes confusion in parking access to graduate students

Published November 19, 2021
The fluctuation in parking assessments are cutting into graduate students' budgeting.
Service flags at the SVAM Lounge

A UMN student veteran group is advocating for a place of belonging on campus

Published November 11, 2021
Student veterans face a decline in student veteran and non-veteran involvement in the group as they move into an uncertain future.
COGS Advocacy Group

New Graduate advocacy group aims to make improvements for students

Published September 29, 2021
“[The graduate student] General Assembly is a great place to hear these issues that sometimes you don’t even know exists”

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