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Supreme Court rules that warrant is needed to access cell tower records
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
Stillwater to approach flood stage
He stole the identity of a dead 8-year-old. Ohio police now want to know what he was hiding from.
The crying Honduran girl on the cover of Time was not separated from her mother, father says
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Roseau's Jacob Lindemann commits to UND for football
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Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
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VIVIAN DELGADO: Knowledge, writing bring power to modern societies
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
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Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
April 17, 2018
Minnesota State university presidents say tuition freezes aren't working
ST. PAUL—Minnesota State university leaders want the freedom to raise tuition in order to pay for initiatives they say will improve student...
April 17, 2018 - 7:43pm
April 6, 2018
'Eminently prepared and uncommonly ready': U of M-Crookston welcomes new Chancellor
CROOKSTON, Minn.—Almost one year after starting her tenure at the University of Minnesota-Crookston, Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause was inaugurated...
April 6, 2018 - 8:06pm
April 4, 2018
The hidden crisis on college campuses: 36 percent of students don't have enough to eat
WASHINGTON - Caleb Torres lost seven pounds his freshman year of college - and not because he didn't like the food in the dining hall. A first-generation...
April 4, 2018 - 6:54am
March 21, 2018
Minnesota State chancellor's 3-year contract approved
ST. PAUL—The leader of Minnesota's largest higher education system will get $507,000 in annual salary and benefits when his new contract starts Aug. 1. Minnesota State trustees Wednesday approved a three-year contract for Devinder Malhotra, who has been interim chancellor since...
March 21, 2018 - 7:45pm
NHL players are finishing their degrees - despite the homework and parking tickets
T.J. Oshie left the University of North Dakota after three years to pursue his professional hockey career, so he once tried to take an online...
March 21, 2018 - 5:12pm
A University of Wisconsin campus pushes plan to drop 13 majors, including English, history and philosophy
The University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point has proposed dropping 13 majors in the humanities and social sciences - including English, philosophy,...
March 21, 2018 - 3:13pm
March 2, 2018
Minnesota State system rejects 3 finalists, selects interim chancellor
ST. PAUL—A second nationwide search in as many years has again failed to produce a new chancellor for the Minnesota State higher education...
March 2, 2018 - 7:24pm
February 21, 2018
Minn. State system Board adopts 'affirmative' sexual consent policy
ST. PAUL—Students and staff could be punished if they fail to obtain affirmative consent for sex through "words or clear, unambiguous action" under a policy change approved Wednesday, Feb. 21, by the Minnesota State Board of Trustees. The policy applies to some 375,000 students...
February 21, 2018 - 7:45pm
February 18, 2018
Students in the News, February 18
MS-Mankato announces Dean's List MANKATO—Minnesota State University Mankato announced its Honor List for the 2017 fall semester. To be...
February 18, 2018 - 11:05am
November 28, 2017
House tuition waiver tax plan could be devastating for grad students
FARGO — Al Habib Ullah, a graduate student in mechanical engineering at North Dakota State University, works 20 hours a week as a teaching...
November 28, 2017 - 7:58pm
October 24, 2013
100 MSUM faculty members offered early retirement package
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Dozens of older and experienced faculty members at Minnesota State University Moorhead were notified last week that they are eligible for an early retirement package. MSUM is looking to the early retirement of faculty members to offset a $4.9 million...
October 24, 2013 - 10:17am
April 9, 2013
Richard Hanson: Maximizing opportunity, minimizing duplication
At a time when traditional structures and pathways of American higher education are undergoing creative disruption, Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University are themselves at the crossroads of innovation. The faculty, staff and administrators of NTC persistently adapt...
April 9, 2013 - 11:31pm
November 24, 2012
MnSCU requests $33 million to make graduates job ready
By Alex Friedrich MPR News 91.3FM ST. PAUL – If there’s one thing Minnesota employers have told state educators they want in today’s graduates, it’s this: The ability to start working quickly. But employers say they can’t find enough workers who have the skills to do so....
November 24, 2012 - 12:06am
November 15, 2012
Dialogue focuses on future of education
For higher education to have its best impact on society, no one approach can do the job.
November 15, 2012 - 1:51am