News http://mndaily.com/rss/news en City recycling plan defines new goals http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/city-recycling-plan-defines-new-goals By: <a href="/users/bfarniokmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Benjamin Farniok</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Minneapolis is planning to hone their recycling and composting goals for city residents.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/city-recycling-plan-defines-new-goals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State City Council Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:30:26 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95961 at http://mndaily.com Student plan limits coverage for HIV drug http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/student-plan-limits-coverage-hiv-drug-0 By: <a href="/users/eschmidtmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ellen Schmidt</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> As the population of young people affected by HIV rises at the state level, a preventative drug called Truvada is prescribed increasingly to keep the partners of those infected safe.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/student-plan-limits-coverage-hiv-drug-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State Health Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:26:10 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95956 at http://mndaily.com Student plan limits coverage for HIV drug http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/student-plan-limits-coverage-hiv-drug By: <a href="/users/eschmidtmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Ellen Schmidt</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> As the population of young people affected by HIV rises at the state level, a preventative drug called Truvada is prescribed increasingly to keep the partners of those infected safe.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/student-plan-limits-coverage-hiv-drug" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State Health Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:25:31 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95951 at http://mndaily.com Faculty, departments worried about admin cuts http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/faculty-departments-worried-about-admin-cuts By: <a href="/users/caadlandmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Christopher Aadland</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> As the University of Minnesota&rsquo;s plan to cut $90 million in administrative costs <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/02/25/admin-budget-raises-red-flags">enters its third yea</a>r, some are <a href="http://www.mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/02/10/cuts-may-get-tough-admins-say">worried</a> the cuts will begin to impact faculty members in departments and colleges.</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/faculty-departments-worried-about-admin-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Faculty/Staff Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:21:34 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95946 at http://mndaily.com Skateboarders push for better parks http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/skateboarders-push-better-parks By: <a href="/users/esmithmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Elizabeth Smith</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Local skate advocacy group City of Skate teamed up with the Minneapolis <a href="http://50.59.38.231/default.asp?PageID=901">Park and Recreation Board </a>two years ago to learn how to improve area parks to better serve the growing needs of diehard skaters.&nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/skateboarders-push-better-parks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State City Council Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:05:22 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95941 at http://mndaily.com University faculty worry private information hacked to file taxes http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-faculty-worry-private-information-hacked-file-taxes By: <a href="/users/yrddad" title="View User Profile">Youssef Rddad</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> A number of University of Minnesota faculty members suspect criminals have committed tax fraud using their personal information, prompting an investigation into a possible data breach.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-faculty-worry-private-information-hacked-file-taxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Dentistry Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:50:53 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95936 at http://mndaily.com CFANS seeking more students http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/cfans-seeking-more-students By: <a href="/users/bedwardsmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Brian Edwards</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> A dearth of students and a multitude of job openings in agriculture have the University of Minnesota&rsquo;s <a href="https://www.cfans.umn.edu/">e</a>wsearching for new ways to attract students before they reach college age.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/cfans-seeking-more-students" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus CFANS Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:45:36 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95931 at http://mndaily.com University acquiring land for future use http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-acquiring-land-future-use By: <a href="/users/caadlandmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Christopher Aadland</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> The University of Minnesota is making a habit of acquiring land at its borders, even though there may be no immediate use for it.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> </div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-acquiring-land-future-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Board of Regents Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:43:08 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95926 at http://mndaily.com WaHu businesses to come this fall http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/wahu-businesses-come-fall By: <a href="/users/srahman" title="View User Profile">Sadman Rahman </a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> <a href="http://www.liveatwahu.com/wahu-minneapolis-m">WaHu Student Apartments</a> near the University of Minnesota will open at the beginning of August to both student and non-student renters, but the retail spaces below the complex won&rsquo;t be filled until the start of the semester.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/07/02/wahu-businesses-come-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State Business Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:35:50 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95921 at http://mndaily.com University plans to launch “career bundles” program next year http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-plans-launch-%E2%80%9Ccareer-bundles%E2%80%9D-program-next-year By: <a href="/users/yrddad" title="View User Profile">Youssef Rddad</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> As an undergraduate at the University of Minnesota, Matt Paulbeck knew he wanted to go to law school after graduation.</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> &nbsp;</div> <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> But the 2015 graduate said he wanted the necessary skills to obtain a law degree in addition to a well-rounded education.</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/07/02/university-plans-launch-%E2%80%9Ccareer-bundles%E2%80%9D-program-next-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus CLA Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:30:24 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 95916 at http://mndaily.com