Minnesota is one of the few states that requires a bachelor’s degree to obtain a license to practice mortuary science. Currently, the University has 60 students seeking a degree in the mortuary science program, with women now making up more than three-quarters of the program.
Nov. 20, 2014
Learn how to make homemade yogurt for a sweet snack or breakfast.
Nov. 13, 2014
Assistant sports editor Jack Satzinger and sports reporter Grant Donald preview the Gophers' weekend football game against Iowa Hawkeyes.
Nov. 07, 2014
This week on college kitchen: a fresh-from-the-garden miso kale salad and an "A.M. Chocolate Fix" smoothie with banana and almonds.
Sep. 11, 2014
Assistant sports editor Jack Satzinger previews the Gophers' weekend football game.
Sep. 04, 2014
Quick and spicy guacamole from scratch.
Sep. 04, 2014
Once a year, the Rarig Center opens its doors to University students to create a production in 24 hours using their creative talents. The Peers, a group of theatre students, walked The Minnesota Daily through their process.
Apr. 08, 2014
Assistant professor Barry Kudrowitz in the College of Design teaches 20 students about toy production. The class will work with Creative Kidstuff and others from the industry in hopes that one of the functional prototypes could go to market. Read more.
Mar. 12, 2014
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler announced his main priorities for this year in his third State of the University address. His plan will tackle society's "grand challenges," and increase the University's diversity, security and degree options. Read more.
Mar. 09, 2014
Sports reporters Sam Gordon, Dane Mizutani and Jack Satzinger recap Minnesota's Pro Day where Gopher athletes including Brock Vereen and Ra'shede Hageman perform drills in front of NFL recruits at the Gibson/Nagurski Football Practice Facility on Monday, March 3, 2014. Read the full story.
Mar. 04, 2014
Nathanael England and Remedy Howard have been sideshow performers since 2010 under the name Switchblade Sideshow. Since starting with the Zombie Pub Crawl, they’ve performed their tricks such as human pincushion, straitjacket escape, fire performance, razor blade swallowing and more in the Twin Cities monthly.
Mar. 03, 2014
A team of 12 students in the University's School of Architecture designed a mini-golf course for the 2014 U.S. Bank Skyway Open. While it is the eighth open golf tournament in the downtown Minneapolis skyway, it is the first year student-designed holes were used in the 18-hole tournament.
Feb. 26, 2014
After a year of planning and fundraising, the 12-hour overnight Unlimited Dance Marathon raised over $83,000. The proceeds will go toward a new indoor play space and teen room at Amplatz Children's Hospital.
Feb. 24, 2014
Ananya Dance Theatre prepares a quintet of performances called "Work Women Do," which explores the unacknowledged labor of women around the world.
Feb. 17, 2014
Leather & Latte, Uptown's new kinky coffee shop, nurtures the local leather community.
Feb. 13, 2014
University professor and make-up artist Tessie Bundick speaks about her experiences as a make-up artist in the Twin Cities and demonstrates how to apply the make-up to imitate a bruises and cuts.
Feb. 10, 2014
The Art Shanty Projects, which began in 2006, moved from Medicine Lake this year in White Bear Lake. Artist and third year participant Cali Mastny crafted a cold-weather shanty designed to be similar to an elevator experience.
Jan. 29, 2014
Bloomer, aka Bjorn Hunstad, is the next big thing in Minneapolis hip hop. The recent high school grad has been placed highly in various beat boxing competitions across the country and is gaining YouTube following.
Dec. 11, 2013
Learn some tips on how to cook a simple jambalaya with sausages.
Dec. 05, 2013
After three years of planning and reconstruction, the University's Northrop Memorial Auditorium will be set and ready for an reopening on April 4, 2014.
Dec. 03, 2013
Boynton Health Service hosts therapy animals every week to give students more mental health resources outside of its one-on-one counseling sessions. Over 400 students showed up to pets dogs, rabbits and a chicken.
Dec. 03, 2013
Students asked questions for the monthly Kickin' it with Kaler interview with The Minnesota Daily on Friday afternoon.
  • Tyler Newman
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Dec. 02, 2013
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