Brian Edwards


Admin groups vie for student service fees

Campus organizations like the Learning Abroad Center and Northrop started to make their cases for receiving student fees last week, raising concerns about tight budgets to a 12-member committee.     The panel heard presentations from seven administrati

Union push may pause admin talks

As some University of Minnesota faculty members make a push to unionize, state laws might complicate the process.     While the school’s faculty members and administration work with the state to compile lists of faculty members who are eligible f

MN Daily Q&A: David Makovsky

Author, professor, journalist and Middle East expert David Makovsky delivered a talk at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs 

For University, diversity still a pressing issue

Since a sit-in at Morrill Hall last February, the University of Minnesota has introduced a number of initiatives to address growing concerns about a lack of diversity at the school.     But some students say they’re skeptical whether the Universi

Athletes’ load may lighten

If a student-athlete is interested in joining a student group, getting an internship, studying abroad or visiting family, they need to find a way to fit it in between their academic and athletic commitments.     To help ease student-athletes’ jam