UMN Aurora Center For Advocacy Begins 'Got Consent' CampaignIt's Welcome Week at the University of Minnesota and some university centers are taking advantage of the extra hype. All week long the University of Minnesota Aurora Center for Advocacy & Education is quizzing students about consent.
Gopher Football Team Opens Season Against No. 2 Ranked TCUThe Minnesota Gophers football season begins Thursday night with a big test at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers will take on the No. 2 team in the country, the TCU Horned Frogs, at 8 p.m.
U Of M Study States Black Bears Negatively Affected By Drones A new study from the University of Minnesota claims black bears are affected by drones. Researchers looked at data from collared black bears living in northwestern Minnesota.
Coffman Union At U Of M Closed Due To Security Threat The University of Minnesota has closed the Coffman Memorial Union due to an undisclosed security threat Monday morning.
U Of M: 3 Suspects Assault & Rob 2 Victims Near CampusThe University of Minnesota says two victims – one of whom was a University student – were assaulted and robbed by three suspects off campus Saturday evening.
U Of M Students Develop Smart Water BottleThere's smartphones, smartwatches, smart TVs, so why not a smart water bottle? Well, a group of University of Minnesota students have created just that. It's called 'Hidrate Me.'
University Of Minnesota Names New Chief Of PoliceThe University of Minnesota has named a new chief of police Tuesday. Matthew Clark, of the Minneapolis Police Department, will join the university as the chief of police.
'U' Issues Crime Alert After 2 Women Robbed Near CampusThe University of Minnesota has issued a crime alert after two women were robbed near the East Bank campus early Thursday morning. Minneapolis Police say the robbery happened at about 2:05 a.m. near the intersection of 8th Street Southeast and 14th Avenue Southeast.
Memorial Held For Drowned 'U' StudentThey came from her hometown, her school and her college to say goodbye to Jennifer Houle. Several hundred gathered at Northrup Auditorium for Sunday's memorial service.
Body Recovered From Mississippi River ID'd As Missing U Of M Student Officials said the body of a young woman was recovered from the Mississippi River Wednesday evening. The Hennepin County Sheriff's office said the body was found by the county's water patrol near the 10th Avenue Bridge at about 7 p.m.
Oh, I Wish I Got To Drive The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile!The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile made a stop in downtown Minneapolis Tuesday, right outside the WCCO building!
MnDOT Seeks Input On Standardized Bicycle PlanCyclists listen up! The state wants your input as it continues to develop a standardized bicycle plan. MnDOT is holding an open house at the U of M's Urban Research and Outreach Center Wednesday.
Lawmakers Winnow List For University Governing BoardLawmakers narrowed down Tuesday the field of candidates for the University of Minnesota's governing board but couldn't agree in two of the five contests. Members of the House and Senate higher education committees planned to recommend five candidates for the 12-member Board of Regents — which sets tuition and policy at the state's flagship college — to the joint Legislature, which will likely make final choices later this month. They did that for three out five open seats, choosing two newcomers and an incumbent.
Racial Activist Group Hosts Sit-In At U Of M The student led group Whose Diversity? is hosting a sit-in on the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus Monday. According to a statement released by the group, Whose Diversity? is holding the sit-in in President Kaler's office in an effort to persuade change on campus.
'U' Mascot Wins Bronze In Nat'l Cheer ContestThe University of Minnesota's Goldy Gopher now has the hardware to prove he's one of the best mascots in the country. Goldy took home the bronze at the Universal Cheer Association college nationals in Orlando this weekend.