Goldy Gopher

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2013

    Passion Pit at TCF Bank Stadium, 9/27/13

    Passion PIt With Hoodie Allen TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis September 27, 2013 It's hard to think of a band better suited for a college show than Passion Pit. On the surface level, their energetic dance pop is the perfect soundtrack for a party with 10,000 people, which is basically what Friday's h ... More >>

  • News

    May 8, 2013

    The life of Lizz Winstead

    The Daily Show creator returns home to Minnesota

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Goldy Gopher and U of M cheerleaders win national titles [VIDEO]

    Goldy gets the gold.​Goldy Gopher and the University of Minnesota cheerleaders have managed to do something this year that the teams they support have not in a very long time: Bring home national titles to the Twin Cities campus. The over-sized rodent and the dance squads competed at the annu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    U. of Minn. apologizes for their sacriligious gopher

    The frisky not-actually-a-gopher mascot decided to mock/imitate a Penn State player as he knelt along the sidelines to pray before a game.

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2008
  • Columns

    December 27, 2006

    Calling All Furries

    There's a bear on the loose who wants to get deep into your honey pot

  • News

    December 24, 2003


    How Lindsay Whalen resurrected the Lady Gophers

  • News

    June 19, 2002

    If They Build It, U Will Pay

    Flawed contracts. Cut corners. Inadequate inspections. Complaints about conflicts of interest. University of Minnesota president Mark Yudof might be getting out just in time.