The University of Minnesota Twin Cities got its start in quidditch in August 2010. Immediately a success on campus, the program already involves an over-one-hundred-member intramural league, a competition team which participated in the Fourth Annual World Cup, philanthropic outreach to promote literacy and physical activity, and several cooperations with community businesses. On top of this, the quidditch program won an award for the best on campus rookie group and it is continually growing and improving.
Quidditch is bringing in the awards!
With one full academic year down, the quidditch program on campus wins a coveted excellence award for the best rookie student organization during the 2010-2011 scholastic year. We have come so far, and we are nowhere near slowing down!
Only the second semester on campus, and quidditch already makes the front page again!
There is snow on the ground, but that doesn't stop a Minnesotan! This time the Daily is completely prepared to come out and observe the first game of our first spring season. The magic is spreading.
Quidditch makes Minnesota Daily Headlines for the first time!
Covering the high-intensity Halloween Tournament, this article gives many of the students on campus at the University of Minnesota their first look into the world of muggle quidditch.