Every day, the multimedia staff at the Minnesota Daily brings its readers slices of art,
culture, news and sports. At midnight on April 7, eight photographers left the Daily
offices and fanned out across the Minneapolis and St. Paul campuses to document
24 hours in the lives of those who attend class, make their living and spend their
days on and near the University of Minnesota campus. 12:05 A.M.
Freshman Mia Bauer studies in the basement of Comstock Hall.
Bartender Sam Lowell chats with Alex Arnold, Peter Urban and Josh Atkinson at Acadia on West Bank.
Briauna Baltzell does laundry in Comstock Hall.
Interior design sophomore Claire Brendel and biology senior Nadia Handler count their tips after getting off work at Burrito Loco.
Karen Balas studies for an exam in the Comstock Hall ballroom.
1:18 A.M. 1:36 A.M.
Mesa Pizza employees prepare pizza-by-the-slice at the restaurant.
Students line up for food at McDonalds in Dinkytown.
A campus connector driver crosses the Washington Avenue Bridge.
A cow waits to be milked in the Dairy Cattle Teaching and Research building on the St. Paul campus.
Pete Steinhagen, whose wife is a University of Minnesota alum, runs on the treadmill at the St. Paul Gym.
Al's Breakfast is seen during its first hour of business.
The sun begins to rise over St. Paul campus.
Pedestrians walk down Washington Avenue.
Sociology major Victoria Lee, who has been playing badminton for six years, reaches for the birdie during a match of the game in Cooke hall.
Material science and chemical engineering major Samir Lakha studies in Nils Hasselmo Hall.
Spanish 1022 meets to work on group projects in Fowell Hall.
Owner of Fast Eddie's Place Jim Picard sands the sole of a shoe inside his repair shop in the Dinkydale building.
Nathan Opare-Addo practices his blocks during karate class in Cooke Hall.
Anna Bahr plays fetch with Lucy Stephenson's new puppy, Marty, on East Bank.
Strategic communication senior Zach Simon DJ's at Radio K in the Rarig Center on West Bank.
Construction workers eat lunch on the corner of Washington Avenue and Church Street.
Civil engineering sophomore Thomas Calhoon shaves art education junior Kourtney Culver's head in front of Northrop Auditorium.
University of Minnesota dance students perform at Willey Hall.
A Muslim prayer service is held in front of Coffman Union.
A construction worker power washes the new Tate Laboratory.
Modern 8 dance professor Michel Kouakou demonstrates a dance movement for his class.
Kyle Reardon lights incense at Magus Books and Herbs in Dinkytown.
Political science sophomore Max Hurst and mechanical engineering junior Michael Fongmanivong unwind after class in front of Delta Kappa Epsilon.
Tattoo artist Lucy Austad works on a piece on Chris Wilking's arm at Dinkytown Tattoo.
Sororities compete against each other in Pi Kappa Alpha's annual Firefighter's Challenge.
Alan Fisher rides his unicycle through Dinkytown.
Referee Peter Schneider watches Morgan Matlock reset the playing area during a robotics competition in Williams Arena.
Alkyna Ho sits on her in hammock, as dog JinJin stays close by her side.
Rosemarie Gregoire works on her drawing for a watercolor rendering assignment for an interior design class.
A student lights a joint near the Mississippi River.
Nathan Strom, left, a part of the slack line club, balances on a slack line between trees.
Goldy Gopher fist bumps a young softball fan.
Lisa Gebhard, left, and Sarah Beron, log rolling enthusiasts, practice rolling during a workshop on campus.
Monika Mann ascends the rock wall as Lorenzo Lindley belays at the Recreation and Wellness Center.
Jason Lin, left, and Bilal Abdelqader box at the University Recreation and Wellness Center.
Students roller skate in the Northstar Ballroom at the St. Paul Student Center during a roller disco event.
Michelle Eboch gives her Ph.D. recital in conducting in Ferguson Hall.
Michael Nardini bows in the judo club before starting practice.
The sun sets as a group of three students walk past the Recreation and Wellness Center.
Out Back Diving diver Caitlyn Greenwalt dives into the deep-water pool at the University Aquatic Center.
Local band The New 86 preforms during the More Local Than Local show at the Whole Music Club.
Visitors at the Bell Museum of Natural History look through telescopes to see the moon during the Star Party event.
General B and the Wiz perform at the Varsity Theater in Dinkytown.
Students line up for fresh cookies at Insomnia Cookies in Dinkytown.
Construction workers preform routine maintenance on the light rail tracks in Stadium Village.
Students dance to Sean Paul at the Whole Music Club in Coffman Union.
A group of friends gather around a bonfire in the Southeast Como neighborhood.
Jess Ahlborn and Martin Lohman pose for a portrait in a photo booth at the Kitty Cat Klub in Dinkytown.