7/16/2019, 9:21pm

Ska-U-Mah: UMN creates new reggae institute

“In the 21st century, a music school should be more inclusive,” said Paul Shaw, a Jamaican classical pianist and professor in the School of Music. “It shouldn’t just be limited to the conservatory model … where you study theory and classical traditions.” 

7/4/2019, 10:47am

City and business owners team up to upgrade lighting in Cedar-Riverside

Through a grant from the city of Minneapolis, the West Bank Business Association will place safety lights in lowly-lit areas on Cedar Avenue South beginning next week. Residents and business owners hope the extra lighting, along with events held by WBBA throughout the summer, will help prevent crime and promote business in the neighborhood.

6/25/2019, 8:37pm

UMN unveils remodeled lib ed draft plan

A committee tasked with overhauling the University of Minnesota’s liberal education requirements has three draft plans making their way around the University community, including several major changes. The curriculum has largely been unchanged since the ‘90s.