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Service workers strike at U of M called off after agreement reached

The union will vote on the agreement, which was announced Saturday, at its next meeting.

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Charges: Serial trespasser accused of making U of M bomb threat

Ahmed Mohamed Umar has been charged with one count of threats of violence with explosives or an incendiary device.

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U of M partners with State Patrol to increase police around campus

The University of Minnesota also recently reinstated its partnership with the Minneapolis Police Department for events.

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U of M will restart using off-duty Minneapolis police officers for events

In the wake of the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the school stopped contracting with MPD for events like Gopher football games.

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U of M president proposes 3.5% tuition hikes for Twin Cities students

Students at the Crookston, Duluth and Morris campuses would also see a 1.75% increase under the proposal.

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U of M fraternity raises money for chef's knee surgery

The GoFundMe has raised around $1,700 of its $5,000 goal.

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Student athlete suing U of M for cutting men's gymnastics team

The lawsuit says the decision was "sex-based discrimination."

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5 people shot overnight in Dinkytown, investigation underway

It happened in the area of 14th Ave SE and 4th St SE.

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Former Army Green Beret and U of M student sentenced for Russian espionage

Peter Rafael Dzibinski Debbins, 46, was sentenced to 188 months in prison.

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U of M tells students to be alert after spate of robberies, thefts near campus

The incidents occurred in the Dinkytown and Stadium Village neighborhoods.

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Aggravated robbery reported in Dinkytown

The incident occurred near the intersection of 8th Street Southeast and 15th Avenue Southeast.

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U of M gets $5M donation for new center to address racial inequality in healthcare

Using a donation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, the School of Public Health will work to address racial disparities in healthcare.

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U of M will halt admissions to 12 PhD programs

The move is expected to help address the school's estimated budget shortfall of $166 million.

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How did Minnesota do on WSJ's 'Best Colleges in America' ranking?

The survey ranked hundreds of universities across the U.S.

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BMW stolen in carjacking incident near U of M Twin Cities

The two suspects, who may be teens, used a gun.

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U of M researchers working to develop vaccine for future coronavirus strains

Other vaccines currently in development would target COVID-19, but not necessarily other variants.

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Artist responsible for Goldy Gopher dies after long illness

Steve Wanvig gave the mascot the look it has today.

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Coronavirus: U of M confirms one of MN’s COVID cases is a student

Minnesota now has 14 confirmed cases of the coronavirus.

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Police looking for suspect after sex assault on U of M campus

It happened in a parking ramp on Friday night.

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One afternoon, 2 robbery incidents at U of M Twin Cities campus

The two incidents happened within minutes of each other Saturday.

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U of M: 3 masked men attempt armed robbery on campus

It happened early Sunday morning on the Twin Cities campus.

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Weisman Art Museum makes list of 'amazing' college buildings

The Frank Gehry masterpiece sits on the U of M campus in Minneapolis.