ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT


3/5/2018, 1:13am

A&E's guide to Women's Day

Whether you initiate change through marches, rallies or an Instagram post honoring your favorite women, A&E has you covered for this Thursday, with events on campus and beyond.  


3/4/2018, 10:15pm

Bollywood, breakdance and ballet all at Jazba

Over 2,200 people gathered at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Minneapolis Saturday night to witness Bollywood-Fusion at its finest. Inspired by South Asian arts and culture, Bollywood-Fusion dancers also blend music and dance from other cultures into their performance. Hosted by the University of Minnesota's student organization Jazba Entertainment, nine collegiate dance teams competed for only one spot to move onto the national championship. 


3/1/2018, 12:32am

A&E’s 2018 Oscars picks

The 2017 Academy Awards ceremony is now infamous for the “Moonlight”-“La La Land” fiasco. Will the drama this year be as monumental? Probably not.  


3/1/2018, 12:31am

The personalities at Cafe Meow

Turns out the recently opened (and super popular) cat cafe boasts a baker’s dozen when it comes to kitties in their cohort. Fluffy and good-naturedly ferocious, these cats come from no-kill shelters throughout the Twin Cities: No Kitten Left Behind MN, Ruff Start Rescue and Pet Project Rescue. 


3/1/2018, 12:30am

A day in ballet shoes

To find out what the life of a dance student is really like, Junior BFA dance major Katie Kummerow shared her school experience.


3/1/2018, 12:29am

A&E’s guide to spring break

Someone you know definitely has a car, and they sell mini drink umbrellas at Target. Buy the snacks, set up the collaborative Spotify playlist and get going. There are, indeed, more destinations in the world than the St. Paul campus. There are more roads than 4th and University.


2/22/2018, 12:56am

Dessa: From office hours to Scholars Walk

In January, the University of Minnesota quietly removed a plaque of Garrison Keillor from Scholars Walk and added one of Dessa, along with others. The plaque features a photo of Dessa, her graduation year and a quote about failure.