Andersen Library offers lessons for a new U stadium
Flawed contracts. Cut corners. Inadequate inspections. Complaints about conflicts of interest. University of Minnesota president Mark Yudof might be getting out just in time.
The AIDS drug Ziagen has brought healthy windfalls to the University of Minnesota and GlaxoSmithKline. But it isn't doing anything at all for the millions who are dying of the disease in Africa.
The University of Minnesota calls its new underground library a triumph of design and function. Never mind the mold that feasts on pollution, a multimillion-dollar legal dispute, and those pesky health complaints.
The University of Minnesota's genetic research on wild rice goes against the grain
The University of Minnesota's new computer system goes $22 million over budget--and the glitches still aren't fixed
U of M officials say all-ages bar nights send "the wrong message"--unless, of course, they make money for the school
In the wake of a Wyoming man's murder, the Twin Cities and the nation respond
The 1997 Tongue-on-the-Flagpole Awards
Replacing campus messages from student groups with commercial ads is just one more example of the UM's newfound emphasis on mimicking private-sector methods.
Eighteen Months in the Info-Quarry.