United States Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan visited the University of Minnesota Monday to talk about her time as a justice, diversity and female representation on the court
“The project exists in order to save scrap fabric from landfills, and it only makes sense for us to use our scraps,” said Kathryn Sieve, owner of the Marcy-Holmes clothing store Winsome Goods. “We're not going to cut into useful fabric that could be made for clothing or other products in order to make these rugs.”
Purchased in 2015, some regents feel a sale now could send the wrong message and hinder future land acquisitions.
"We want to raise awareness in this community and in this neighborhood," said one of the organizers of the protest. "We wanted to relate, try to get people to think about why should they care. We want to show that there is someone all the way in Minnesota, all the way across the road, supporting people in Hong Kong for this protest."
The rally was one of many happening around the country on Saturday.
“The problem is there is no way to distinguish between [academic] violations and sexual violence, which is far more serious,” said MSA Government and Legislative Affairs State Coordinator Sam Parmekar. “The legislation we are pursuing would explicitly note when a student has been disciplined for sexual assault.”
Conversion therapy consists of practices aimed at changing one’s sexual orientation or gender identity.
The Arabic department is currently working on a policy that will apply to all Arabic classes to address the dictionary’s history.
“The fact that we live in a very rich state and a very rich city, and a large number of Somali and East African community members were either unemployed or underemployed,” said Ward 6 Minneapolis City Council member Abdi Warsame. "That's one of the reasons why I ran.”
Breaking: Two robberies were reported near the University of Minnesota Friday night.
More than 460,000 Minnesotans have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association.
The proposed 2020 county budget would cut a total of $110,000 in funding from block nurse programs South East Seniors, Longfellow/Seward Healthy Seniors and Nokomis Healthy Seniors.
James Ron was suspended last year following an investigation into alleged sexual harassment.
The research showed that in mammals, the more a body is stressed by its environment, the faster the clock ticks. When the clock ticks slowly, this can increase the likelihood of negative effects on the body.
The presentation was focused on incentivizing research, both how the University is succeeding at this now and ways in which it can be improved.
More than 1,600 people signed a petition asking for compensation for students who have had to pay more as a result of the switch.
Residence halls, TCF Bank Stadium and the sidewalks around campus are common places that the liquor law violations are reported.