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  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Macalester is one of the smartest colleges in the country, says new study

    If a new Lumosity study can be believed, Macalester students aren't just the smartest in the state -- they're some of the smartest in the country.SEE ALSO: Macalester is LGBT friendly after all, says Campus Pride Index Unsatisfied with college rankings that only consider "resources" -- for example, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2012

    U of M is one of the most LGBT-friendly campuses in the country, says new study

    Both the U of M Twin Cities and Carleton College crack the top 25 in a new list of the country's most LGBT-friendly colleges, put together by the Campus Pride Index.

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    $11,000 bounty for source of Bachmann's HPV story

    Steven Miles, Art Caplan: Skeptical experts.‚ÄčMichele Bachmann made famous the story of an unknown woman who approached Bachmann after the Tea Party debate and said her daughter was made mentally retarded by the HPV vaccine. Now, that same story might make someone rich. Two University of Minnesota ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Olivia Tremor Control coming to the Varsity on September 12

    ‚ÄčAthens-based indie rock forerunners and psych-pop purveyors Olivia Tremor Control re-emerged last fall with their first track in over a decade, "North Term Reality," and it was enough to spark the interest of fans of the early-'90s experimental rock band and spurn more recording projects and a pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2009

    Evil ex-husband wants his kidney back in divorce settlement

    A man who donated one of his kidneys to his wife is now asking f ... More >>

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    October 17, 2007
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    October 17, 2007
  • News

    June 16, 2004

    Wanted: Someone To Write An Ode to a Urinal

    Is there no one in Minnesota who can handle the job?

  • News

    January 22, 2003

    Imagine No More Nurses

    Recruiting foreign nurses to cover staffing shortfalls is local hospitals' latest healthcare Band-Aid. But the crisis only grows.

  • News

    April 24, 2002

    Burn this Book

    The University of Minnesota Press, author Judith Levine, and one very hot topic

  • News

    July 4, 2001

    Bitter Pills

    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.

  • News

    September 6, 2000

    Arrested Development

    City officials say the head of the Frogtown Action Alliance is dodging them. Two former employees say he sexually harassed them. Leaders in the struggling St. Paul neighborhood fear Shem Shakir's bad karma is contagious.

  • Music

    July 23, 1997