Bradley Taylor wove through a crowded college party, handing out doughnut holes from his tricycle. The stunt was part of his latest marketing tactic — bringing Sssdude-Nutz doughnuts to college parties.
Three semesters into his mechanical engineering degree, Kenny Hubbell wanted an escape. During fall 2016, the University of Minnesota student started building an escape room with his wife, Tessa Hubbell.
For five hours Saturday, a squad of students squared off against strangers on a digital battlefield.
The University of Minnesota Curling Club slid into first place at a national competition earlier this month, and members say momentum for the sport is growing. At the College Curling National Championship, the University’s club beat out the University of Nebraska in a 9-2 final game.
Residents at the Students’ Cooperative began placing signs in their front yard at the beginning of the spring semester with phrases like, “frat boys: stop raping people.” Members say the displays — located on University Avenue and fraternity row — have drawn concern from greek life members and gratitude from survivors.
With no snow, the University of Minnesota Nordic ski club has resorted to roller skiing on sidewalks.
Some University of Minnesota students are struggling with confusion over specific terms on leases and promises from campus-area landlords. This school year, the University Student Legal Service has seen an influx in cases where a student loses a space in the apartment because management has already given it to someone else.
The University of Minnesota’s Cryptocurrency Club is tracking trends in alternative banking one meeting at a time. Headed by second-year computer science major Ethan Schulz, the club meets sporadically and holds discussions centered around alternate forms of electronic payment technology.
After shuttering its West Bank doors more than three months ago, Afro Deli debuted its new Stadium Village location Monday, serving long lines and garnering praise from University of Minnesota students. After tensions with the African Development Center — the deli’s former building owner — Afro Deli owner Abdirahman Kahin said he is excited to open up the new location, a former Dairy Queen storefront, and return to business as usual. “We hit a homerun”, said Kahin.
Days after President Donald Trump signed his travel ban, maroon and gold posters emblazoned with messages like, “Our differences drive our greatness,” cropped up around the University of Minnesota’s campus. The posters are part of the University’s “We All Belong Here” campaign, which launched Jan.