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Minneapolis Police drive downtown on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

[Photo] Students react: balancing police presence and student safety

Published July 11, 2021

Minneapolis Police drive downtown on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

Head Coach Mike Burns, left sits with incoming freshmen Donte McKinney, middle and Crew Bold during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

[Photo] What’s in store for the future of Gophers men’s gymnastics

Published May 8, 2021

Head Coach Mike Burns, left sits with incoming freshmen Donte McKinney, middle and Crew Bold during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

Walter F. Mondale Hall is seen on Tuesday, June 5 2020.

[Photo] Law students take initiative for mental health

Published December 13, 2020

Walter F. Mondale Hall is seen on Tuesday, June 5 2020.

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

[Photo] Gophers without rust after 22 days between games

Published December 12, 2020

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

[Photo] Gophers’ finale highlights 2020 oddity more than closure

Published December 11, 2020

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

[Photo] Gophers football canceled against Northwestern

Published November 30, 2020

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

[Photo] Gophers take on racism with H.E.R.E initiative

Published November 5, 2020

Thomas Barber and Coney Durr tackle Purdue on Saturday, Nov. 10 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

The Minnesota State Capitol on Nov. 18, 2018.

[Photo] Lawmakers weigh in on long-awaited bonding bill, effect on UMN

Published October 29, 2020

The Minnesota State Capitol on Nov. 18, 2018.

Joe and Johannse, long time Purple Onion patrons, enjoy ice cream cones on the patio on Saturday, May 26, 2018. In addition to coffee, the eatery served pizza, sandwiches and ice cream, among other things.

[Photo] Longtime Dinkytown staple Purple Onion closes doors

Published October 19, 2020

Joe and Johannse, long time Purple Onion patrons, enjoy ice cream cones on the patio on Saturday, May 26, 2018. In addition to coffee, the eatery served pizza, sandwiches and ice cream, among other things.

The Minnesota State Capitol on Nov. 18, 2018.

[Photo] Lawmakers pass long-awaited bonding bill, send more than $75 million to UMN

Published October 15, 2020

The Minnesota State Capitol on Nov. 18, 2018.

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21.

[Photo] ‘Threatening the mission:’ Students call University Security a hostile work environment

Published October 9, 2020

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21.

Secretary of College Democrats at the University Abdinasir Nourkadi, 19, fills out his absentee ballot on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at Coffman Memorial Union.

[Photo] What UMN voters can expect this year

Published October 9, 2020

Secretary of College Democrats at the University Abdinasir Nourkadi, 19, fills out his absentee ballot on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at Coffman Memorial Union.

Minneapolis Police drive downtown on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

[Photo] Robbery in Marcy-Holmes Wednesday night, according to SAFE-U alert

Published October 7, 2020

Minneapolis Police drive downtown on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21.

[Photo] UMN conducting review of Twin Cities campus police

Published September 10, 2020

A University of Minnesota Police car is parked outside of the Graduate Hotel on East Bank on Thursday, June 21.

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[Photo] Student govt. pushes medical amnesty bill for third consecutive session

Published February 17, 2020

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Freshman Esezi Otomewo tackles Purdue during the game on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2019 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

[Photo] Gophers cornerbacks preparing for tough test against Purdue

Published September 26, 2019

Freshman Esezi Otomewo tackles Purdue during the game on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2019 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10.

Freshman Esezi Otomewo tackles Purdue during the game on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2019 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10. (Tony Saunders / Minnesota Daily)

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Freshman Esezi Otomewo tackles Purdue during the game on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2019 at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers beat the Boilermakers 41-10. (Tony Saunders / Minnesota Daily)

Redshirt Christine Portillo tees off at the sixth annual Minnesota Invitational at the Prestwick Golf on Monday, Sept. 10. 2018.

[Photo] Redman taking summer without in-person contact with players in stride

Published June 24, 2020

Redshirt Christine Portillo tees off at the sixth annual Minnesota Invitational at the Prestwick Golf on Monday, Sept. 10. 2018.

A frozen colony of bumblebees is seen on a table in Dr. Vera Krischiks lab in Hodson Hall on Tuesday, March 26.

[Photo] The buzz around bees moves to public spaces

Published September 12, 2019

A frozen colony of bumblebees is seen on a table in Dr. Vera Krischik's lab in Hodson Hall on Tuesday, March 26.

Rachel Zilinskas trains in the pool at Cooke Hall on Friday, July 26 after her early morning spin class.

[Photo] UMN grad student tackles triathlons in her free time

Published July 31, 2019

Rachel Zilinskas trains in the pool at Cooke Hall on Friday, July 26 after her early morning spin class.

The last Perkins restaurant in Minneapolis is seen on Tuesday, July 30. The logo and sign have been removed from the building and it now lays vacant. 

[Photo] Bye, Perkins: University students, locals say farewell to late-night staple

Published July 31, 2019

The last Perkins restaurant in Minneapolis is seen on Tuesday, July 30. The logo and sign have been removed from the building and it now lays vacant. 

Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss nails at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30. 

[Photo] Nailed it: Little Luxuries Nail Lounge celebrates self care, local nail artists

Published July 31, 2019

Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss' nails at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30. 

Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss nails at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

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Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss' nails at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

A variety of nail polishes are seen at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

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A variety of nail polishes are seen at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss nails  at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

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Nail artist Melody Vue paints Jelahn Prentiss' nails at Little Luxuries Nail Lounge in Minneapolis on Tuesday, July 30.

Hydrogen and oxygen levels are seen in an anaerobic chamber that researchers call the, glove box in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building on East Bank on Thursday, July 25. The anaerobic chamber is used for research in space travel, where astronauts on long journeys will benefit greatly from using synthetic cells.

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Hydrogen and oxygen levels are seen in an anaerobic chamber that researchers call the, "glove box" in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building on East Bank on Thursday, July 25. The anaerobic chamber...

Theodore Christoforidis, a post-doctoral associate in the college of Biological Sciences, demonstrates how small the tube which deposits synthetic cells is in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building on East Bank on Thursday, July 25.

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Theodore Christoforidis, a post-doctoral associate in the college of Biological Sciences, demonstrates how small the tube which deposits synthetic cells is in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building...

Kate Adamala, assistant professor in the department of Cell Biology and Development and Biology, points to the hole where synthetic cells are released under a microscope in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building on East Bank on Thursday, July 25.

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Kate Adamala, assistant professor in the department of Cell Biology and Development and Biology, points to the hole where synthetic cells are released under a microscope in the Molecular and Cellular Biology...

Kate Adamala, assistant professor in the department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development holds up a vial of fluorescent synthetic liposomes, a membrane made from purified lipids, in the Molecular and Cellular Biology building on East Bank on Thursday, July 25. These synthetic membranes mimic the properties of natural cell membranes.

[Photo] UMN-based collaborative network for synthetic cell research receives grant

Published July 30, 2019

Kate Adamala, assistant professor in the department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Development holds up a vial of fluorescent synthetic liposomes, a membrane made from purified lipids, in the Molecular...

Timberwolves Tyus Jones runs to the basket at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis on Thursday, July 25 for the Twin Cities Pro Am basketball league.

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Timberwolve's Tyus Jones runs to the basket at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis on Thursday, July 25 for the Twin Cities Pro Am basketball league.

Former Gopher Reggie Lynch swats the ball at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis on Thursday, July 25 for the Twin Cities Pro Am basketball league.

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Former Gopher Reggie Lynch swats the ball at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis on Thursday, July 25 for the Twin Cities Pro Am basketball league.

Bailey Cogan of 26 Bats! plays the keyboard during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event with live music, food and other vendors.

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Bailey Cogan of 26 Bats! plays the keyboard during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event...

Daniel Chavez of 26 BATS! plays trumpet during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event with live music, food and other vendors.

[Photo] Q&A: “Genre-fluid” band 26 BATS! talks numerology, the creative process and the importance of shaking conformity

Published July 24, 2019

Daniel Chavez of 26 BATS! plays trumpet during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event with...

26 BATS! performs during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event with live music, food and other vendors.

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26 BATS! performs during the Third Thursday: Bike Night at the Minneapolis Institute of Art on Thursday, July 18. Every third Thursday of the month the MIA hosts a free event with live music, food and...

Tortillas cook on the grill at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

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Tortillas cook on the grill at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

Artwork hangs all over the walls at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

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Artwork hangs all over the walls at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

Jose Gonzalez puts toppings on tacos at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

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Jose Gonzalez puts toppings on tacos at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

Customers line up for the late afternoon rush at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

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Customers line up for the late afternoon rush at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

Jose Gonzalez prepares tacos at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

[Photo] Digging in: El Taco Riendo is a tried-and-true community favorite

Published July 24, 2019

Jose Gonzalez prepares tacos at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

Quesadillas are ready at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

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Quesadillas are ready at El Taco Riendo on Central Avenue in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19.

The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

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The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

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The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

[Photo] University of Minnesota opens passport office on campus

Published July 26, 2019

The University passport office as seen on Tuesday, July 23 in its new location on campus on Fourth Street. The new office opened on July 8.

Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, shows the Bluetooth device for his app designed to help the visually impaired navigate the streets in the Mechanical Engineering building on Wednesday, July 17.

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Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, shows the Bluetooth device for his app designed to help the visually impaired navigate the streets in the Mechanical Engineering building...

Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, poses for a portrait in the Mechanical Engineering building on Wednesday, July 17.

[Photo] UMN researcher works to make city streets safer for the visually impaired

Published July 18, 2019

Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, poses for a portrait in the Mechanical Engineering building on Wednesday, July 17.

The solar panel and Bluetooth receiver for an app that Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, is creating to help the visually impaired navigate streets in the Mechanical Engineering building on Wednesday, July 17.

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The solar panel and Bluetooth receiver for an app that Chen-Fu Liao, a researcher at the Center for Transportation Studies, is creating to help the visually impaired navigate streets in the Mechanical...

5Sophomore Max Meyer pitches the ball on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Siebert Field. The Gophers beat the Ohio State Buckeyes 5-4 in the bottom of the 18th inning. 

[Photo] Max Meyer selected No. 3 to the Miami Marlins

Published June 10, 2020

5Sophomore Max Meyer pitches the ball on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Siebert Field. The Gophers beat the Ohio State Buckeyes 5-4 in the bottom of the 18th inning. 

University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

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University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

[Photo] New administrative position to support inclusivity in UMN Medical School

Published July 31, 2019

University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

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University Medical School buildings are seen from Washington Avenue during a rain storm on Tuesday, July 16.

Incoming freshmen Crew Bold, left and Donte McKinney pose for a portrait after practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16. Both have qualified for the junior U.S. Championships in August.

[Photo] Freshmen playing key role in Gophers’ success

Published February 27, 2020

Incoming freshmen Crew Bold, left and Donte McKinney pose for a portrait after practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16. Both have qualified for the junior U.S. Championships in August.

Crew Bold warms up during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.

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Crew Bold warms up during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16, 2019.

Donte McKinney listens to coach Mike Burns during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

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Donte McKinney listens to coach Mike Burns during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

Crew Bold chalks his hands during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

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Crew Bold chalks his hands during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

Head Coach Mike Burns, left sits with incoming freshmen Donte McKinney, middle and Crew Bold during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16. 

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Head Coach Mike Burns, left sits with incoming freshmen Donte McKinney, middle and Crew Bold during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16. 

Donte McKinney stretches out during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

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Donte McKinney stretches out during practice at Cooke Hall on Tuesday, July 16.

Artist Jessie McNallys artwork hangs in her space on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

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Artist Jessie McNally's artwork hangs in her space on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

Owner Emi Nijiya tattoos a red winged black bird on Nia Rathbones arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

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Owner Emi Nijiya tattoos a red winged black bird on Nia Rathbone's arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

Owner Emi Nijiya wipes off ink on Nia Rathbones arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis.

[Photo] Books closed: Tattoo artists grapple with COVID-19 uncertainties

Published April 24, 2020

Owner Emi Nijiya wipes off ink on Nia Rathbone's arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis.

Owner Emi Nijiya tattoos a red winged black bird on Nia Rathbones arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

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Owner Emi Nijiya tattoos a red winged black bird on Nia Rathbone's arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is exclusively run by female or non-binary artists.

Artist Amo Azure wipes ink off Jen Bautchs arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. 

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Artist Amo Azure wipes ink off Jen Bautch's arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. 

Artist Amo Azure wipes ink off Jen Bautchs arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is ran entirely by female and non-binary artists.

[Photo] Jackalope Tattoo brings artistry, inclusivity to Twin Cities tattoo scene

Published July 17, 2019

Artist Amo Azure wipes ink off Jen Bautch's arm on Tuesday, July 9 at Jackalope Tattoo in Minneapolis. Jackalope Tattoo is ran entirely by female and non-binary artists.

Board Chair Ken Powell puts a sticker on one of his favorite ideas for the several pillars of the University that were discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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Board Chair Ken Powell puts a sticker on one of his favorite ideas for the several pillars of the University that were discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

Regent Janie Mayeron speaks with Steven Sviggum, back left, and Randy Simonson while discussing their ideas for the pillars of the University discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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Regent Janie Mayeron speaks with Steven Sviggum, back left, and Randy Simonson while discussing their ideas for the pillars of the University discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault....

President Joan Gabel laughs at a joke written on the board the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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President Joan Gabel laughs at a joke written on the board the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

Regent Mike Kenyanya catches a candy bar thrown from Steven Sviggum at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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Regent Mike Kenyanya catches a candy bar thrown from Steven Sviggum at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

The board of regents listens to President Gabel speak at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

[Photo] UMN regents outline year's priorities

Published September 2, 2019

The board of regents listens to President Gabel speak at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

Vice Chair Steven Sviggum speaks during the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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Vice Chair Steven Sviggum speaks during the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

University President Joan Gabels gray duck can cooler sits on the table at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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University President Joan Gabel's "gray duck" can cooler sits on the table at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

During a small group session, regent Mary Davenport writes down her groups best ideas for faculty and research, one of the pillars discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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During a small group session, regent Mary Davenport writes down her group's best ideas for faculty and research, one of the pillars discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

Regent Mike Kenyanya writes down ideas for fiscal stewardship, one of the several pillars discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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Regent Mike Kenyanya writes down ideas for fiscal stewardship, one of the several pillars discussed at the regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

University President Joan Gabel listens to Vice Chair Steven Sviggum at Gabels first regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

[Photo] What kind of 'research powerhouse' should UMN be?

Published July 24, 2019

University President Joan Gabel listens to Vice Chair Steven Sviggum at Gabel's first regents retreat on Friday, July 12 in Faribault.

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In this installment of Digging in - a series behind Twin Cities eats - grilled cheese restaurant All Square gives people with criminal records a place to work and resources for life.

Amanda K. spreads cheese on sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

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Amanda K. spreads cheese on sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

Neiyana Roby pours sauce on grilled cheese sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

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Nei'yana Roby pours sauce on grilled cheese sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

All Square restaurant in Minneapolis on Sunday, July 7.

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All Square restaurant in Minneapolis on Sunday, July 7.

Chris Dolan spreads cheese on bread on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

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Chris Dolan spreads cheese on bread on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

Emily Baxters We are all Criminals sits on the front desk at All Square in Minneapolis on Sunday, July 7.

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Emily Baxter's "We are all Criminals" sits on the front desk at All Square in Minneapolis on Sunday, July 7.

Amanda K., left and Neiyana Roby prepare sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

[Photo] Digging in: Support for the formerly incarcerated, all squared into a grilled cheese

Published July 9, 2019

Amanda K., left and Nei'yana Roby prepare sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

Neiyana Roby cuts grilled cheese sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

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Nei'yana Roby cuts grilled cheese sandwiches on Sunday, July 7 at All Square in Minneapolis.

Crowds filled the streets on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

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Crowds filled the streets on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

Crowds walk across University Avenue on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

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Crowds walk across University Avenue on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

A street vendor sells Southeast Asian foods on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

[Photo] Little Mekong Night Market celebrates local Asian businesses, culture

Published July 10, 2019

A street vendor sells Southeast Asian foods on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

Saint Paul Police sit at the entrance on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

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Saint Paul Police sit at the entrance on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

Large crowds filled the street on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

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Large crowds filled the street on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

Food is made on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Vendors filled the streets selling Southeast Asian cuisine and street food.

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Food is made on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Vendors filled the streets selling Southeast Asian cuisine and street food.

A breakdancing battle takes place on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Two teams of 5 faced off for a $100 prize.

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A breakdancing battle takes place on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Two teams of 5 faced off for a $100 prize.

An inflatable playground is set up for children on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

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An inflatable playground is set up for children on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market.

Trash bins filled up quickly on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Vendors filled the streets with Southeast Asian cuisine.

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Trash bins filled up quickly on Saturday, July 6 in St. Paul for the annual Little Mekong Night Market. Vendors filled the streets with Southeast Asian cuisine.

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The third installment of Digging in - a series behind Twin Cities eats - Afro Deli brings cultures together within the community.

Cook Danny Herrera cuts lamb shawarma on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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Cook Danny Herrera cuts lamb shawarma on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

Lunch hour fills the restaurant on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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Lunch hour fills the restaurant on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis on Friday, June 28.

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Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis on Friday, June 28.

Safia Suleiman waits for an order to come out on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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Safia Suleiman waits for an order to come out on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

A dish is ready to bring out on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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A dish is ready to bring out on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

French fries dry on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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French fries dry on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

Cook Danny Herrera finishes pouring a dish on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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Cook Danny Herrera finishes pouring a dish on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

Cook Danny Herrera cuts lamb shawarma on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

[Photo] Digging in: Afro Deli joins cultures, communities and flavors

Published July 3, 2019

Cook Danny Herrera cuts lamb shawarma on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

Lunch hour fills the restaurant on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.

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Lunch hour fills the restaurant on Friday, June 28 at Afro Deli in Stadium Village, Minneapolis.