11/22/2017, 1:01am

New works and new voices

On Sunday night, over 20 literary enthusiasts, most of them familiar with the University of Minnesota's MFA creative writing program, crowded into chairs between the mystery and thriller shelves at Magers and Quinn Booksellers. They sipped LaCroix and boxed wine as four writers took the stage, a small podium directly between the science fiction and poetry sections.

11/19/2017, 11:05pm

College kitchen: Friendsgiving

If you’re stuck on campus this Thanksgiving or you’re looking to host a Friendsgiving, you might be wondering how to serve a traditional turkey, stuffing and gravy this weekend. But, if you’re cooking in a small kitchen or only have a couple hours to put your meal together, traditional Thanksgiving courses can be tricky to prepare. 

11/19/2017, 10:59pm

Designing the Land of the Dead

At McNeal Hall, design students can often be seen squinting into laptop screens, cursing Adobe software or snoozing in the lobby. Thursday morning was an exception. Students arrived excited and eager to hear from Chris Bernardi, sets supervisor of Disney Pixar’s “Coco.”