The Minnesota Daily

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Proposal would create tax-free health perks for U employees

December 2, 2002

A proposed benefits plan would give University employees tax-free health benefits after they retire or after their employment is terminated. The University Senate's Retirement Subcommittee has been reviewing...

U researchers to combat tobacco use in India, Indonesia

November 22, 2002

Two University researchers are bringing the fight against tobacco to India and Indonesia, thanks to a pair of federal grants. Epidemiology professors Cheryl Perry and Harry Lando are two of 14 researchers...

U and Metro Transit create TechnoBus to ease drivers’ jobs

November 14, 2002

University researchers have put together a bus that can almost drive itself. The TechnoBus, developed to make bus drivers' jobs easier, works by using a global positioning system and a mapping program...

U professor receives achievement award from Swiss business school

November 11, 2002

An international business school awarded University professor Mahmood Zaidi with a lifetime achievement award in October for his work in organizing an unusual system of alliances with foreign business...

Hard-to-find records spin off the tables at U music sale

September 23, 2002

Retro music was the hip sell at the University Music Library's sale of approximately 10,000 records over the weekend. We're talking way retro. Beethoven, Bach and Brahms ruled the day in Ferguson Hall's...