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Brian Tangren, left, and Adrienne Kronick perform in

[Photo] Choose your own theater

August 8, 2012

Brian Tangren, left, and Adrienne Kronick perform in "Choose Your Adventure" on Thursday at the Minneapolis Theatre Garage. The show is a part of the Minneapolis Fringe Festival going on from Aug. 2-12....

Former athletics director Joel Maturi answers the phone in his office July 23. Maturi now works in the Office of the President.

[Photo] Maturi transitions from AD to adviser, liaison and educator

August 8, 2012

Former athletics director Joel Maturi answers the phone in his office July 23. Maturi now works in the Office of the President.

A portion of the yakisoba noodles sits on display at the newly-opened Japanese restaurant Masu Sushi and Robata on Saturday at the Mall of America.

[Photo] Restaurant review: Masu at the Mall

August 1, 2012

A portion of the yakisoba noodles sits on display at the newly-opened Japanese restaurant Masu Sushi and Robata on Saturday at the Mall of America.

A costumed Abraham Lincoln and Goldy Gopher pose for photos during Land Grant Sesquicentennial Day on Friday on Northrop Plaza.

[Photo] Land Grant 150th: a time to learn the U’s history

July 25, 2012

A costumed Abraham Lincoln and Goldy Gopher pose for photos during Land Grant Sesquicentennial Day on Friday on Northrop Plaza.

Garrett Shelley, center, conducts drills at the Bierman Field Athletic Building on Friday during Larry Fitzgerald Jr.’s summer camp.

[Photo] Fitzgerald Jr.’s camp at U helps players learn professionally

July 25, 2012

Garrett Shelley, center, conducts drills at the Bierman Field Athletic Building on Friday during Larry Fitzgerald Jr.’s summer camp.

Troy Bell, center, maneuvers the ball away from Ohio State's P.J. Hill, left, and the Gophers' Austin Hollins, right, on Thursday during a pro-am Howard Pulley league game at the High Performance Academy in Eagan, Minn.

[Photo] Gophers offer season preview at Howard Pulley league

July 18, 2012

Troy Bell, center, maneuvers the ball away from Ohio State's P.J. Hill, left, and the Gophers' Austin Hollins, right, on Thursday during a pro-am Howard Pulley league game at the High Performance Academy...

A finished meatball and cucumber wrap.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Keeping it Cool

July 11, 2012

A finished meatball and cucumber wrap.

Mustafe Abidd helps a customer with a money transfer Saturday at KAAH Express in Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

[Photo] Bill would help ease int’l money transfers

July 3, 2012

Mustafe Abidd helps a customer with a money transfer Saturday at KAAH Express in Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.

Sr. Building and Grounds Worker Pat Bemrick works the night shift Sunday at the Barbara Barker Center for Dance.

[Photo] Custodians say team cleaning is still an issue

July 3, 2012

Sr. Building and Grounds Worker Pat Bemrick works the night shift Sunday at the Barbara Barker Center for Dance.

Owner Beko Tufa works in the kitchen of her newly opened restaurant, Dilla's, on Saturday.

[Photo] Ethiopian eatery opens near campus

July 3, 2012

Owner Beko Tufa works in the kitchen of her newly opened restaurant, Dilla's, on Saturday.

University of Queensland professor Myron Zalucki searches for Monarch larvae Friday at the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

[Photo] U hosts int’l monarch conference

June 27, 2012

University of Queensland professor Myron Zalucki searches for Monarch larvae Friday at the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.

Student liaisons Jonathan Buetner and Carrie Noble play bocce ball during their weekly

[Photo] Liasons attempt to increase resident involvement

June 26, 2012

Student liaisons Jonathan Buetner and Carrie Noble play bocce ball during their weekly "Lawn Game Night" on Thursday at Marcy Holmes Park. Liaisons organize community events to attempt to get students...

A gecko hangs from his leaf at the University of Minnesota department of Genetics and Cell Biology.

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June 26, 2012

A gecko hangs from his leaf at the University of Minnesota department of Genetics and Cell Biology.

Photographer Cig Harvey talks about her photo exhibit,

[Photo] Photographic Memory

June 24, 2012

Photographer Cig Harvey talks about her photo exhibit, "You Look at Me Like an Emergency," on Friday at the Minneapolis Photo Center.

Ahmed Mohamed, owner of the newly opened U of M Market, rings up a customer in his store Friday. Mohamed is a native of Eritrea and is a new father of three.

[Photo] Convenience store opens on Washington Avenue

June 20, 2012

Ahmed Mohamed, owner of the newly opened U of M Market, rings up a customer in his store Friday. Mohamed is a native of Eritrea and is a new father of three.

Nancy Brantingham shops Tuesday at Pacific and Maine in Dinkytown.

[Photo] Closure leaves fewer apparel stores

June 6, 2012

Nancy Brantingham shops Tuesday at Pacific and Maine in Dinkytown.

Biochemistry major Allen Kerandi poses for a photo Friday at the University of Minnesota Law School. Kerandi will be a peer mentor for the Huntley House beginning this fall.

[Photo] U program to encourage black male success

June 6, 2012

Biochemistry major Allen Kerandi poses for a photo Friday at the University of Minnesota Law School. Kerandi will be a peer mentor for the Huntley House beginning this fall.

Kate Knapp talks about her experiences as a caregiver Saturday at the Mayo Auditorium. The “Caring for a Person with Memory Loss” conference provided education and support for caregiving professionals and families.

[Photo] Memory loss conference draws stories, tears

June 6, 2012

Kate Knapp talks about her experiences as a caregiver Saturday at the Mayo Auditorium. The “Caring for a Person with Memory Loss” conference provided education and support for caregiving professionals...

Anita White holds the journal she has created while caring for her 87-year-old father, who has dementia, at the Mayo Auditorium on Saturday. White was inspired to journal from her experiences dealing with her father’s memory loss.

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June 6, 2012

Anita White holds the journal she has created while caring for her 87-year-old father, who has dementia, at the Mayo Auditorium on Saturday. White was inspired to journal from her experiences dealing with...

Varsity Bike and Transit employee Neal Linder talks about bicycle helmets on Friday in Dinkytown. Linder attributes wearing a helmet with sparing him from serious injuries in two collisions with cars while biking.

[Photo] Experts, bicyclists discuss helmets laws

May 30, 2012

Varsity Bike and Transit employee Neal Linder talks about bicycle helmets on Friday in Dinkytown. Linder attributes wearing a helmet with sparing him from serious injuries in two collisions with cars while...

Sophomore Brendan Ruddock volleys the tennis ball at the Baseline Tennis Center against Purdue on Sunday.

[Photo] In deciding match, Sicora plays hero

April 11, 2011

Sophomore Brendan Ruddock volleys the tennis ball at the Baseline Tennis Center against Purdue on Sunday.

Freshman pitcher Sara DuPaul slides into second base in the gophers 3-0 win against USD on Saturday at Jane sage Cowles Stadium.

[Photo] Double the fun: Minnesota sweeps pair of double-headers

April 11, 2011

Freshman pitcher Sara DuPaul slides into second base in the gophers 3-0 win against USD on Saturday at Jane sage Cowles Stadium.

Football head coach Jerry Kill speaks to members of the media about new player signings at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Wednesday.

[Photo] Kill inks 22 to first recruiting class

February 3, 2011

Football head coach Jerry Kill speaks to members of the media about new player signings at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Wednesday.

UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann speaks to a reporter about the suspension of his coaching license on Sunday at a Gopher wrestling meet in the Sports Pavilion.

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February 2, 2011

UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann speaks to a reporter about the suspension of his coaching license on Sunday at a Gopher wrestling meet in the Sports Pavilion.

UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann speaks to a reporter about the suspension of his coaching license on Sunday at a Gopher wrestling meet in the Sports Pavilion.

[Photo] Volkmann stays firm on Prez bashing

February 1, 2011

UFC fighter Jacob Volkmann speaks to a reporter about the suspension of his coaching license on Sunday at a Gopher wrestling meet in the Sports Pavilion.

Minnesota School of Rock musician Sydney Johnson sings “The Boys Are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzie at Bogart’s Place in Apple Valley, Minn. on Saturday.

[Photo] Student group puts money where the mic is for area youth

January 31, 2011

Minnesota School of Rock musician Sydney Johnson sings “The Boys Are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzie at Bogart’s Place in Apple Valley, Minn. on Saturday.

Minnesota School of Rock musicians Tanner Hopkins, right and Eric Sass, left perform “Basket Case” by Green Day at Bogart’s Place in Apple Valley, Minnesota on Saturday.

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January 31, 2011

Minnesota School of Rock musicians Tanner Hopkins, right and Eric Sass, left perform “Basket Case” by Green Day at Bogart’s Place in Apple Valley, Minnesota on Saturday.

Senator Michelle Fischbach, chair of the Higher Education Committee, listens to UMN President Bob Bruininks testify about upcoming budget cuts Wednesday at the capitol.

[Photo] Fischbach new head of Higher Ed

January 26, 2011

Senator Michelle Fischbach, chair of the Higher Education Committee, listens to UMN President Bob Bruininks testify about upcoming budget cuts Wednesday at the capitol.

Incoming dentistry major Pheng Vang shakes hands with Health Care Opportunities program specialist Katherine R. Boyum after receiving his lab coat from School of Dentistry Dean Patrick Lloyd on Saturday in the Mayo Auditorium.

[Photo] New dentistry program targets teens

January 24, 2011

Incoming dentistry major Pheng Vang shakes hands with Health Care Opportunities program specialist Katherine R. Boyum after receiving his lab coat from School of Dentistry Dean Patrick Lloyd on Saturday...

Sophomore Nyoka Giles competes in the women’s 60 meter race on Saturday at the UMN Fieldhouse.

[Photo] Gophers win titles aplenty at Jack Johnson Classic

January 24, 2011

Sophomore Nyoka Giles competes in the women’s 60 meter race on Saturday at the UMN Fieldhouse.

Maureen Reed, former chair of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents and current board of regents member Rick Beeson speak to new incoming board of regent members in the state office building on Thursday.

[Photo] Selection process dials up intensity for regent candidates

January 21, 2011

Maureen Reed, former chair of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents and current board of regents member Rick Beeson speak to new incoming board of regent members in the state office building on...

President of the Indonensian Student Association Asa Widiastomo, right, chats with her friend Sistha Darmawan on Saturday at the Korea restaurant.

[Photo] Games, rides help int’l students beat winter break blues

January 18, 2011

President of the Indonensian Student Association Asa Widiastomo, right, chats with her friend Sistha Darmawan on Saturday at the Korea restaurant.

Senior forward Jacob Cepis fights the action in the crease on Friday in the gophers 3-2 win against the UND Fighting Sioux in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The two teams tied the series 1-1.

[Photo] Animosity evident in penalty-ridden split

January 16, 2011

Senior forward Jacob Cepis fights the action in the crease on Friday in the gophers 3-2 win against the UND Fighting Sioux in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The two teams tied the series 1-1.

Robert Kennedy speaks to the university board of regents about his qualifications as a potential board of regent at the capitol on Thursday.

[Photo] Twelve regent finalists emerge

January 18, 2011

Robert Kennedy speaks to the university board of regents about his qualifications as a potential board of regent at the capitol on Thursday.

George Washington’s Kye Allums plays Saturday at Williams Arena.

[Photo] First transgender DI athlete opens year at U tourney

November 15, 2010

George Washington’s Kye Allums plays Saturday at Williams Arena.

Junior English major and Ivory Tower editor, Steve Vanthornout talks about writers and how they go about submitting their material for publication.

[Photo] Online publishing popular with writers

December 13, 2010

Junior English major and Ivory Tower editor, Steve Vanthornout talks about writers and how they go about submitting their material for publication.

Freshman forward Kelly Terry pushes through Ohio State Sunday at Ritter Arena.

[Photo] Gophers sweep Ohio State in delayed series

December 12, 2010

Freshman forward Kelly Terry pushes through Ohio State Sunday at Ritter Arena.

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