APARC Speaker Series: Asian American Resistance and Creative Clap Back feat. Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Tuesday, February 20, 5:30- 7:30pm Rapson Hall, room 100.

Asian Pacific American Resource Center (APARC) Speaker Series Presents: Asian American Resistance and Creative Clap Back featuring Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

Using Asian American stereotypes in the media as an easy and visual entry point into Asian American history, we will examine connections between Asian American media stereotypes, historical anxieties, and what contemporary Asian American creatives are doing to clap back. 


Gopher Chauffeur launches pilot program extending shuttle hours

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Gopher Chauffeur is now available every night of the week — except Sundays — for free rides around campus. 

Increased demand last semester for the University of Minnesota’s late-night shuttle, along with a successful Minnesota Student Association resolution, brought the extra nights and 20 newly hired drivers to the service.

Read the full story in the MN Daily.

News and Information

Discontented students interrupt February Board of Regents meeting

Monday, February 12, 2018

The University of Minnesota Board of Regents discussed a potential tuition increase, a new sexual misconduct initiative and institutional risks, among other topics, at its meetings Thursday and Friday. 

The meeting Friday was also interrupted by a group voicing opposition to proposed student conduct code changes.

Student Conduct Code 

A scheduled vote on the proposed student conduct code amendment was postponed amid criticism from some students and faculty.