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U gives smokers motive to quit

U gives smokers motive to quit

October 7, 2010

The many health benefits of putting out cigarettes for good just got even sweeter for University of Minnesota student smokers. The University Medical School and the National Institutes of Health have teamed...

Two U spirit squad recruits killed in car accident

October 7, 2010

Two of three people killed in a car accident near Madison, Wisc. early Thursday morning were affiliates of University of Minnesota. Wilfredo Ugarte, 23, and Marcus Johnson, 19, were in the process...

Study links roommates, minimized weight gain

October 4, 2010

There may be one more way for young women to avoid dreaded college weight gain âÄî and without any effort on their part. Contrary to conventional wisdom, having an overweight college roommate may...

Mesa increases pizza slice price

October 4, 2010

Hang on to that spare change for a slice. Mesa Pizza in Dinkytown raised its prices Friday. A slice of the coveted pizza rose from $3 to $3.25. The hike in price was fueled by various factors, manager...

Third sexual assault reported at frat

October 4, 2010

A third sexual assault in two weeks at a University of Minnesota fraternity has been reported. The alleged assault occurred either Thursday night or Friday morning at the Phi Gamma Delta house at 1129...

Mesa hikes pizza price

October 1, 2010

Hang on to that spare change for a slice. Effective Friday, Mesa Pizza in Dinkytown raised its prices. A slice of the coveted pizza rose from $3 to $3.25 at midnight on Friday. The hike in price was fueled...

National registry looking for bone marrow donors

September 29, 2010

Carroll Vance knows first-hand the importance of bone marrow. Four years ago his wife survived acute myelogenous leukemia after receiving a bone marrow transfusion at the University of Minnesota where...

Eco-friendly restaurant opens in NE

September 28, 2010

The Northeast Park nieghborhood is now offering the cuisine of Nepal, India and Tibet at the areaâÄôs latest edition, Gorkha Palace. Owners Rashmi Bhattachan and Sarala Kattel opened their doors...