http://www.mndaily.com/rss/%2A en Oscars: is Best Original Screenplay a consolation prize? http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/oscars-best-original-screenplay-consolation-prize By: <a href="/users/jhemmingmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jared Hemming</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5d62c974-23bc-65d6-1dc6-1548d0dd211c"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Though excitement stormed throughout most of my social circles when the 2015 Academy Awards announced its nominated films this week, there&rsquo;s only one Oscar this year (and every year) that I care about: Best Original Screenplay.</span></span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/oscars-best-original-screenplay-consolation-prize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Music Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:56:29 +0000 jhemming@mndaily.com 89368 at http://www.mndaily.com A&E heads west (kind of) http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/ae-heads-west-kind By: <a href="/users/jrenzettimndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jackie Renzetti</a><br/> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-9cb7146c-232f-f77a-ad38-fadd90169745"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">A circulating </span><a href="http://time.com/3656635/play-oregon-trail-ms-dos-games-free/"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(17, 85, 204); background-color: transparent; text-decoration: underline; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">TIME</span></a><span style="font-</p> </span></span></p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/ae-heads-west-kind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog A&E Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:24:19 +0000 jrenzetti@mndaily.com 89366 at http://www.mndaily.com U set to participate in sexual assault climate survey http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/25/u-set-participate-sexual-assault-climate-survey-0 By: <a href="/users/hhansenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Haley Hansen</a><br/> <p>The University of Minnesota is set to participate in what is expected to be one of the largest sexual assault climate <a href="https://www.scribd.com/doc/253707965/AAU-Announces-Universities-Participating-in-Sexual-Assault-Climate-Survey-1-22-15-DRAFT-1">surveys</a> ever. &nbsp;</p> <p>The survey, which is organized by the Association of American Universities, will include 28 public and private research universities. &nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/25/u-set-participate-sexual-assault-climate-survey-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:49:13 +0000 hhansen@mndaily.com 89365 at http://www.mndaily.com U set to participate in sexual assault climate survey http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/25/u-set-participate-sexual-assault-climate-survey By: <a href="/users/hhansenmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Haley Hansen</a><br/> <p>The University of Minnesota is set to participate in what is expected to be one of the largest sexual assault climate surveys ever. &nbsp;</p> <p>The survey, which is organized by the Association of American Universities, will include 28 public and private research universities. &nbsp;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/25/u-set-participate-sexual-assault-climate-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:49:09 +0000 hhansen@mndaily.com 89364 at http://www.mndaily.com Five for '15: North Star College Cup Extra http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/01/25/five-15-north-star-college-cup-extra By: <a href="/users/bgotzmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ben Gotz</a><br/> <p style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">In the state of hockey, Minnesota&#39;s marquee program doesn&#39;t seem to quite measure up right now.</p> <p style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">With the Gophers getting swept in the North Star College Cup, they finished last out of the four particiapting schools in the state.</p> <p style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">&quot;We always want to beat state teams,&quot; senior forward Travis Boyd said. &quot;We&rsquo;re the Gophers. Every year we come in and say we want to win the state.&quot;</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/01/25/five-15-north-star-college-cup-extra" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Sports Sun, 25 Jan 2015 17:15:28 +0000 bgotz@mndaily.com 89363 at http://www.mndaily.com It Bag 2015 http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/it-bag-2015 By: <a href="/users/mreshmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Micaela Resh</a><br/> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-79cbe912-21a6-c3c5-a469-7f9109bac847">It&rsquo;s that time of year again, the impending reveal of </span><a href="http://www.vogue.com/projects/8072087/it-bag-election-2015/">Vogue&rsquo;s It Bag</a>.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/it-bag-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Fashion Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:13:24 +0000 mresh@mndaily.com 89362 at http://www.mndaily.com A bakery concoction to make you say “whoa” http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/bakery-concoction-make-you-say-%E2%80%9Cwhoa%E2%80%9D By: <a href="/users/mreshmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Micaela Resh</a><br/> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-c876c78d-21a4-e5f5-79ab-a71ebac64a13">If you remember last year&rsquo;s pastry craze, the cronut, a croissant donut hybrid, get ready for this new fried delight.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-c876c78d-21a4-e5f5-79ab-a71ebac64a13">The wonut. Part waffle, part donut.</span></p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog">A&amp;E Blog</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/ae-blog/2015/01/25/bakery-concoction-make-you-say-%E2%80%9Cwhoa%E2%80%9D" target="_blank">read more</a></p> A&E Blog Food Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:11:45 +0000 mresh@mndaily.com 89361 at http://www.mndaily.com Hollins' complete game powers Gophers past Illinois http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/01/24/hollins-complete-game-powers-gophers-past-illinois By: <a href="/users/jsatzingermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jack Satzinger</a><br/> <p>Illinois&rsquo; Malcolm Hill drove baseline early in the second half and cocked the ball back behind his head, preparing to dunk over Bakary Konate.</p> <p>No dice. &nbsp;</p> <p>The ball was blocked out of bounds instead of being flushed through the rim.</p> <p>But it wasn&rsquo;t Minnesota&rsquo;s 6-foot-11-inch center that swatted the would-be dunk into the stands. It was Andre Hollins, a 6-foot-2-inch guard that&rsquo;s widely regarded as a one-dimensional sharpshooter, who darted from the weak side for the block.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review">Upon Further Review</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/upon-further-review/2015/01/24/hollins-complete-game-powers-gophers-past-illinois" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Upon Further Review Richard Pitino Sun, 25 Jan 2015 01:55:50 +0000 jsatzinger@mndaily.com 89360 at http://www.mndaily.com Measles outbreak in Disneyland growing http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/24/measles-outbreak-disneyland-growing By: <a href="/users/jbekkermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jessie Bekker</a><br/> <p>Health officials are warning citizens to stay away from Disneyland in light of a measles outbreak, <a href="http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/have-you-had-your-measles-shot-maybe-you-need-another-n290786">NBC News</a> reported.</p> <p>The <a href="http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/discond/Pages/Measles.aspx">California Department of Health</a> confirmed 68 cases so far, 48 of which have been linked to exposure from the state&rsquo;s popular amusement park.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/24/measles-outbreak-disneyland-growing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:46:33 +0000 jbekker@mndaily.com 89359 at http://www.mndaily.com Construction on athletic facilities to being by September http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/23/construction-athletic-facilities-being-september By: <a href="/users/lwroge" title="View User Profile">Logan Wroge</a><br/> <p>By Logan Wroge</p> <p>Construction on the University of Minnesota&rsquo;s &ldquo;Athletes Village&rdquo; project must begin no later than this September.</p> <p>The $190 million plan is having $150 million fast-tracked to fund practice facilities for the football and men&rsquo;s and women&rsquo;s basketball teams as well as a new study center for all student athletes, according to the Star Tribune.</p> <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand">The Newsstand</a><p><a href="http://www.mndaily.com/blogs/newsstand/2015/01/23/construction-athletic-facilities-being-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Newsstand Facilities Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:43:07 +0000 lwroge 89357 at http://www.mndaily.com