Interior view of stadium's bowled-in south end zone

Stadium completion on track for football opener

Fans have purchased more than 2,000 of the available 3,000 season tickets in the new Sukup End Zone Club section.

Freshman orientation runs June 1-July 1

Ninety-eight percent of last fall's freshman class participated in summer orientation. For some, it's a chance to affirm a decision made months earlier. Others are still shopping.

Biosciences proposal goes to regents next week

The $80 million package includes a new five-story teaching and research building, a four-story addition to Bessey Hall and renovation of about 8,000 square feet in Bessey.

Lake LaVerne with Memorial Union

Lake LaVerne

Looking good, LaVerne

Lake Laverne's algae blemish is better, thanks to cool temperatures and rainy weather, but will return with summer conditions. Two more floating islands are expected to launch this week as part of a water quality pilot project being conducted on the lake through October.

Textbook reorganization at bookstore: subtle but significant

In April, University Book Store staff organized all textbooks by author's last name, discarding the decades-old system of grouping texts by academic discipline and course number. Read why this is a good thing.

Student health director search is underway

A university search committee is heading up a national search for the Thielen Student Health Center's next director. Applications are due May 30.