News http://mndaily.com/rss/news en U to re-evaluate housing strategy http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/04/16/u-re-evaluate-housing-strategy 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 more luxury housing options pop up near the University of Minnesota campus, school leaders are planning to revamp the institution&rsquo;s student housing strategy, last updated in 2009.&nbsp;</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/2015/04/16/u-re-evaluate-housing-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Administration Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:52:18 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92006 at http://mndaily.com Election may split GAPSA http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/04/16/election-may-split-gapsa By: <a href="/users/cbartlettmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Charlie Bartlett</a><br/><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/2015/04/16/election-may-split-gapsa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Student Government Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:50:03 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 92001 at http://mndaily.com Crime alert: U student one of two to be robbed at gunpoint http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/04/16/crime-alert-u-student-one-two-be-robbed-gunpoint By: <a href="/users/atiebergmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Alida Tieberg</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> Two people were robbed in Southeast Como early&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_2071365895" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Wednesday</span></span>&nbsp;morning, according to a crime alert sent from University of Minnesota police Chief Greg&nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/04/16/crime-alert-u-student-one-two-be-robbed-gunpoint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State Crime Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:46:06 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91996 at http://mndaily.com Herpes could help flu vaccine http://mndaily.com/news/metro-state/2015/04/16/herpes-could-help-flu-vaccine By: <a href="/users/jbekkermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Jessie Bekker</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> About half of the United States adult population has herpes.</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/2015/04/16/herpes-could-help-flu-vaccine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Metro & State Public Health Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:31:09 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91991 at http://mndaily.com U fertility med center will close in summer http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/04/16/u-fertility-med-center-will-close-summer By: <a href="/users/plemkemndailycom" title="View User Profile">Parker Lemke</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> The University of Minnesota&rsquo;s Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women&rsquo;s Health is closing its Reproductive Medicine Center this summer, after three of its physicians announced their departure.</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/2015/04/16/u-fertility-med-center-will-close-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Med School Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:26:32 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91986 at http://mndaily.com Committee votes down tuition freeze http://mndaily.com/news/politics/2015/04/16/committee-votes-down-tuition-freeze By: <a href="/users/nwickermndailycom" title="View User Profile">Nick Wicker</a><br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> University of Minnesota leaders made their eleventh-hour pleas to state lawmakers&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_2071365883" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Wednesday</span></span>, requesting funds to hold tuition flat for some students over the next two years.</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/politics/2015/04/16/committee-votes-down-tuition-freeze" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Legislature Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:18:21 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91976 at http://mndaily.com Fight for $15 minimum wage, increased adjunct pay, hits campus http://mndaily.com/news/politics/2015/04/16/fight-15-minimum-wage-increased-adjunct-pay-hits-campus By: Ben Farniok and Sarah Lenz<br/><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> More than 600 people gathered outside Dinkytown McDonald&rsquo;s&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_2071365882" style="border-bottom-width: 1px; border-bottom-style: dashed; border-bottom-color: rgb(204, 204, 204); position: relative; top: -2px; z-index: 0;" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ" style="position: relative; top: 2px; z-index: -1;">Wednesday</span></span>&nbsp;to join low-wage workers across the country rallying to increase the minimum wage.&nbsp;</div> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/politics/2015/04/16/fight-15-minimum-wage-increased-adjunct-pay-hits-campus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Economy Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:14:45 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91971 at http://mndaily.com Two robbed in SE Como http://mndaily.com/news/2015/04/15/two-robbed-se-como By: <a href="/users/atiebergmndailycom" title="View User Profile">Alida Tieberg</a><br/><p>Two people were robbed in Southeast Como early Wednesday morning, according to a crime alert from University of Minnesota Police Chief Greg Hestness.</p> <p>One of the victims is a University student and the other is unaffiliated with the school.</p> <p>The two were talking outside their vehicles near the Como Student Community Cooperative at the intersection of 27th and Talmage avenues southeast when two suspects threatened them with a gun around 12:25 a.m., the alert said.</p> <p><a href="http://mndaily.com/news/2015/04/15/two-robbed-se-como" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Crime SE Como City Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:49:06 +0000 amillerbernd@mndaily.com 91891 at http://mndaily.com Lawmakers create biofuel incentives http://mndaily.com/news/politics/2015/04/15/lawmakers-create-biofuel-incentives 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;"> More environmentally friendly fuel options could soon appear at gas pumps across Minnesota.</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/politics/2015/04/15/lawmakers-create-biofuel-incentives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Politics Environment Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:33:56 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91836 at http://mndaily.com Talk questions gender roles' place in sexual assault prevention http://mndaily.com/news/campus/2015/04/15/talk-questions-gender-roles-place-sexual-assault-prevention By: <a href="/users/plemkemndailycom" title="View User Profile">Parker Lemke</a><br/><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/2015/04/15/talk-questions-gender-roles-place-sexual-assault-prevention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Campus Greek Life Wed, 15 Apr 2015 05:29:06 +0000 jthomas@mndaily.com 91831 at http://mndaily.com