In the Know: Breaking Down the U's News is a weekly podcast from the Minnesota Daily, the independent, student-run media group at the University of Minnesota.
Episode 88: The Struggle of Local Restaurants in the Twin Cities
The Daily's podcast producer, Lexi Kiecker, spoke to three different restaurant owners in the Twin Cities about their experiences running a small business during a pandemic.
Episode 87: Season Farewell
Episode 86: Back to class!
In this episode, we talk to students and faculty about how they’re feeling about returning to mostly in-person classes next semester. We hear what people are going to miss about remote-learning, and the things they can’t wait to finally do in class. We also speak with a professor at the Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication about how he’s going to adjust come next fall.
Episode 85: Blurb
Please check back next week for our regularly scheduled coverage.
Episode 84: Meet the new regents
In this episode, we talk to three newly elected regents about their backgrounds and goals for their six-year terms. The Minnesota State Legislature voted to elect four new regents: James Farnsworth, Kodi Verhalen, Ruth Johnson and Doug Huebsch. These four regents replaced Michael Hsu, Tom Anderson, Richard Beeson and Randy Simonson. In this episode, we get to know university student James Farnsworth, engineer and lawyer Kodi Verhalen and internal medicine physician Ruth Johnson.
Episode 83: Black women trailblazers at UMN
In this episode, we learn about historical Black women and their contributions, which helped pave the way for the future at the University of Minnesota.
Really well produced show!
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