For almost a century, tattered books brittle from years of use would arrive on the doorstep of a Como Avenue Southeast building. Book binders would go to work cutting, reshaping, sewing, gluing and reconstructing volumes to be used by students and faculty. But earlier this month, after 93 years of helping maintain the University of Minnesota libraries, the University Bindery closed its doors.
With rising childcare costs and daily travel to daycare facilities, University of Minnesota third-year law student Harold Yun said heâÄôs finding it increasingly difficult to balance school and parenting. In order to help student parents like Yun, the Professional Student Government is gathering feedback and comments to send to the Office of Student Affairs.
After complaints that the unwieldy process made applying difficult, a grant program that some professional students said lacked clarity will be amended this summer.
Sidestepping tires and boxes full of racing gear, bandana-clad University of Minnesota engineering students mixed chemicals in red Solo cups in a garage near Como Avenue Southeast.
When it comes to consent at the University of Minnesota, “yes” may soon mean “yes.” Following concerns from students and advocacy groups, affirmative consent — which requires all involved parties to agree to a sexual encounter
A dearth of students and a multitude of job openings in agriculture have the University of Minnesota’s ewsearching for new ways to attract students before they reach college age.
Administrative limbo has many graduate students worried about future representation among leaders at the University of Minnesota.
Some metro cities and nearby counties are short on resources, and they’re turning to University of Minnesota students and professors for creative solutions.
Crumbling brickwork and outdated windows plague fraternities like Delta Chi because of stipulations resulting from their historical designation.
Poorly-lit areas near the University of Minnesota may get a boost in safety with help from a neighborhood improvement grant.
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