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The Minnesota Daily

All content by Tara Sloane
Womens Hockey vs. Harvard

[Photo] Gophers win eighth straight at home

Published November 30, 2008

Women's Hockey vs. Harvard

bald eagle examination - U Raptor Center

[Photo] Lead in venison potential threat to people, bald eagles

Published November 25, 2008

bald eagle examination - U Raptor Center

Algae grow in a lab at the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering building on Monday. University researchers are experimenting with different types of algae in an attempt to create biodiesel.

[Photo] U researchers try to make fuel from sludge

Published November 24, 2008

Algae grow in a lab at the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering building on Monday. University researchers are experimenting with different types of algae in an attempt to create biodiesel.

People Serving People - Minneapolis

[Photo] With economic downturn, more families face the streets

Published November 18, 2008

People Serving People - Minneapolis

Proposition 8 Protest

Published November 16, 2008

Pictures taken by Staff Photographer Tara Sloane

Womens Soccer vs SDSU

[Photo] Gophers headed to the Sweet Sixteen

Published November 16, 2008

Women's Soccer vs SDSU

Gay Rights Protest - downtown Minneapolis

[Photo] Gay community inspired to action by California ban

Published November 16, 2008

Gay Rights Protest - downtown Minneapolis

Photo of the Week 11/7 – 11/13

Published November 14, 2008

"Now that's a feature!" Voted on by Daily Photo Staff Photo By: Marija Majerle

Photo of the Week 10-31 to 11-6

Published November 7, 2008

Voted on by Daily Photo Staff Photo By: Ali Haupt, Daily Staff Photographer

CLA Dean James Parente

[Photo] New CLA dean wants to connect with students

Published November 6, 2008

CLA Dean James Parente

Day of the Dead Rally

[Photo] Día de los Muertos procession honors immigrant deaths

Published November 2, 2008

Day of the Dead Rally

Honeycrisp apples - Arboretum

[Photo] Honeycrisp apple patent set to expire

Published October 23, 2008

Honeycrisp apples - Arboretum

Costume KickBall

[Photo] Y hosts kickball at U

Published October 19, 2008

Costume KickBall

Wheelchair Basketball - Northrop Plaza

[Photo] Club brings awareness to wheelchair sports

Published October 14, 2008

Wheelchair Basketball - Northrop Plaza

Hindsight is Always 20/20 - Weisman Art Museum

[Photo] Artist visits his Weisman exhibit

Published October 12, 2008

Hindsight is Always 20/20 - Weisman Art Museum

Football v. Indiana

[Photo] Gophers struggle to convert in red zone

Published October 5, 2008

Football v. Indiana

Football v. Indiana

[Photo] Minnesota moves to 5-1 with win over Indiana

Published October 5, 2008

Football v. Indiana

chicken run rescue

[Photo] Rescued chickens find new home

Published October 2, 2008

chicken run rescue

Radio K

[Photo] Radio K turns 15

Published September 30, 2008

Radio K

White Ash tree seeds

[Photo] Emerald Ash Borer threatens Minnesota trees

Published September 29, 2008

White Ash tree seeds

St. Paul press conference

[Photo] Man to file first lawsuit following RNC

Published September 28, 2008

St. Paul press conference

Research assistant Katie Kramarczuk surveys the stream at the new Outdoor StreamLab at the University’s St. Anthony Falls Laboratory. StreamLab research looks to inform decision makers to address issues of flood control and water quality.

[Photo] “Mini-ssippi” has grand opening

Published September 19, 2008

Research assistant Katie Kramarczuk surveys the stream at the new Outdoor StreamLab at the University’s St. Anthony Falls Laboratory. StreamLab research looks to inform decision makers to address issues...

University supply management sophomore Nick Caretta plays Frisbee on Tuesday at the West Bank Fields. Caretta is involved in both intramural soccer and ultimate Frisbee.

[Photo] Ultimate Frisbee one of many growing intramurals

Published September 17, 2008

University supply management sophomore Nick Caretta plays Frisbee on Tuesday at the West Bank Fields. Caretta is involved in both intramural soccer and ultimate Frisbee.

Two women look at a piece of art on September 15, 2008 at the Voice to Vision art exhibit at the Regis Center for Art. The exhibit allowed artists to collaborate with genocide survivors and tell their stories through paintings, drawings and mixed media.

[Photo] One UMN professor is helping genocide survivors find a voice through art

Published May 4, 2017

Two women look at a piece of art on September 15, 2008 at the Voice to Vision art exhibit at the Regis Center for Art. The exhibit allowed artists to collaborate with genocide survivors and tell their...

University graduate student Jonathan Pearce won the 4th annual Minnesota Cup Student Competition on Thursday at McNamara Alumni Center. His entry, Zipnosis, allows patients and doctors to conduct secure electronic visits.

[Photo] Minnesota Cup awards $5,000 to University student

Published September 12, 2008

University graduate student Jonathan Pearce won the 4th annual Minnesota Cup Student Competition on Thursday at McNamara Alumni Center. His entry, Zipnosis, allows patients and doctors to conduct secure...

University pre-pharmacy sophomore Jake Olson won the first annual Youth North American Bridge Championships in July. He has only been playing bridge for two years.

[Photo] Student wins national bridge tournament

Published September 10, 2008

University pre-pharmacy sophomore Jake Olson won the first annual Youth North American Bridge Championships in July. He has only been playing bridge for two years.

An anti-war demonstrator holds a sign Thursday during a protest at the State Capitol building in Saint Paul.

[Photo] Final RNC protest ends with arrests

Published September 5, 2008

An anti-war demonstrator holds a sign Thursday during a protest at the State Capitol building in Saint Paul.

Incoming College of Design freshmen Hannah Ludens, Laura Schultz and Alex Hudella tour the Guthrie Theater during Welcome Week on Friday. The goal of the tour was to familiarize students with the University and their college, while introducing big design concepts.

[Photo] Welcome Week debuts strong, but with some kinks

Published September 2, 2008

Incoming College of Design freshmen Hannah Ludens, Laura Schultz and Alex Hudella tour the Guthrie Theater during Welcome Week on Friday. The goal of the tour was to familiarize students with the University...

Applied Economics junior Kristy Mussman, the 2008-2009 “Princess Kay of the Milky Way,” reads “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” to children and families at the State Fair Friday. “[Interacting with children] is probably my favorite part of being Princess Kay,” Mussman said.

[Photo] U Student named State Fair Dairy Princess

Published September 2, 2008

Applied Economics junior Kristy Mussman, the 2008-2009 “Princess Kay of the Milky Way,” reads “Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type” to children and families at the State Fair Friday. “[Interacting...

Governor Tim Pawlenty speaks to media personnel during a press conference after being a guest on WCCO radio’s “Good Morning Minnesota Live from the Minnesota State Fair.” Pawlenty voiced his continued support for McCain and his choice for Vice President.

[Photo] In a surprise pick, McCain selects Alaska Gov. Palin over Minnesota Gov. Pawlenty

Published September 2, 2008

Governor Tim Pawlenty speaks to media personnel during a press conference after being a guest on WCCO radio’s “Good Morning Minnesota Live from the Minnesota State Fair.” Pawlenty voiced his continued...