Our critic looks back on a stellar year in theater
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From pratfalls to disco balls and everything in between
It's been a longstanding goal of the vibrant Twin Cities music scene to connect with the many distinguished area colleges and their students. And the local artists' musical ties to the University of Minnesota is clearly a strong one, as the U of M is about to kickoff their 58th Annual Summer Mus ... More >>
On Tuesday, we told you that the University of Minnesota made In Defense of Animals' most ridiculous animal research list for a recent study investigating the link between hamsters' diets and sex drives.Since then, we've heard from a number of folks concerned that the post didn't demonstrate suffici ... More >>
A University of Minnesota study investigating how dieting affects the sex drive of hamsters has been singled out by In Defense of Animals as one of the most ridiculous animal experiments of 2011.IDA criticizes the experiment on two fronts -- one, as a waste of taxpayer funds, since the research was ... More >>
400 protesters marched across the 10th Ave Bridge, 11 were arrestedAbout 400 protesters marched on the 10th Avenue Bridge this evening, and 11 were arrested for refusing police orders to get out of the road. The demonstration began at 19th Avenue and Washington near the University of Minneso ... More >>
Normally our week of food events has a running theme, like heaps of beer tastings or charity dinners. But this first week in October is full of random, which is just how we like it. You can get over your fear of bread, learn to make cheese, brew the perfect cup of coffee, and shuck an oyster all bet ... More >>
The next closest convenience store is almost a mile away.This is bad news for a lot of University of Minnesota students. Harvard Market, the only grocery store in Stadium Village, closed up shop earlier this week. The small corner store has been open for 106 years and is relied on by the dense p ... More >>
Image by raleighwoman on FlickrWatch out!Hide your car and hide your keys, because a thief or thieves are apparently breaking in on everybody in a few select neighborhoods. Eighty cars have been broken into since the beginning of November, according to Minneapolis police. That's right--80 cars, ... More >>
Just when you thought Harry Potter fans had reached their limit, there's more: This Sunday afternoon, the University of Minnesota's Quidditch team will host their first Halloween tournament featuring a Harry Potter bake sale, prizes, a raffle, and the chance to watch teams compete to be the first ... More >>
Ryan SiversonThis zombie is going for his MBA -- Master's of Brain Administration.Midterms are no longer the scariest thing going on at the U. Tonight marks the kick-off of the first ever game of Humans vs. Zombies at the University of Minnesota. The game is being organized by the Minnesota ... More >>
U of M ExtensionCanning is not cooking: It's more serious business.With the season for fresh fruits and vegetables on its way out, Hot Dish wanted to find out more about produce preservation and touched base with Suzanne Driessen, a Food Science Extension Educator with the University of Minne ... More >>
Congratulations to the staff at the University of Minnesota's campus newspaper, The Minnesota Daily, for taking home this year's Best All-Around Daily Student Newspaper award from the Society of Professional Journalists. Daily staffers also took home two individual awards. Jules Ameel won fi ... More >>
Photo by Cody YorkShort notice, but if you're looking for something to do on your lunch break today: Cloud Cult is playing a free show at the University of Minnesota from noon to 1 p.m. today. They will play outside of Coffman Memorial Union, and the show is free, all ages, and open to the public ... More >>
The kids, they dance and shake them bones. On video. And one of them will win an award.
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.
Top picks from St. Croix Vineyard: Buy these bottles at your local wine retailer, or, better yet, straight from the vineyard.
St. Paul residents in St. Anthony Park had an unwelcome guest in their homes and backyards Saturday when the Gopher football team debuted in their first game at the new TCF Bank Stadium on campus.
The 41-year-old man charged with groping nine women on the University of Minnesota campus earlier this year pleaded guilty Tuesday.
Tuesday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp.
We're bananas for organic. A U of M research center is converting its herd.
One of them will throw you from a moving car and the other will just feel like it
The University of Minnesota is trying a new tactic to bust thieves who go after pricey bikes on campus: bait bikes.
U of M paper will give users points and prizes for writing and sharing news.
As more information is released on the suspect, his family tells WCCO that he is schizophrenic and they have been trying to get him help for some time.
Wednesday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp.
All women can walk the campus again without concern of having their genitals grabbed. What a relief.