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October 20, 2018
FOOTBALL: Beavers suffer first home loss to No. 1 MSU
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji State football team learned Saturday afternoon why Minnesota State is the No. 1 ranked team in NCAA Division II. The Mavericks...
October 20, 2018 - 7:17pm
October 19, 2018
FOOTBALL: Beavers prepare for clash with No. 1 MSU
BEMIDJI -- For the first time in program history, the Bemidji State football team will face the No. 1 ranked team in NCAA Division II. Minnesota...
October 19, 2018 - 8:38pm
October 15, 2018
SOCCER: Wendt scores winner in 2OT victory over No. 22 MSU
BEMIDJI -- Freshman Sara Wendt’s header in the 105th minute of play delivered the Bemidji State soccer team a 3-2, double-overtime win over...
October 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
June 20, 2018
Minnesota State to study leaving downtown St. Paul offices
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota State higher education system will explore moving its 300 administrative workers out of downtown St. Paul in 2022. It costs the system around $2.5 million a year to lease 89,000 square feet inside Wells Fargo Place for the chancellor, system office divisions,...
June 20, 2018 - 10:55pm
May 15, 2018
Achievement gap widens at Minnesota State's 7 universities
ST. PAUL—Achievement gaps between whites and students of color are closing somewhat at Minnesota State two-year colleges but growing at the system's seven universities. Over the past four years, the 30 colleges saw broad improvement in their three-year completion rates. Fifty-eight...
May 15, 2018 - 7:43pm
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
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
March 18, 2018
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UMD goes from life support to Sioux Falls for NCAA West Regional
DULUTH—Minnesota Duluth senior wing Blake Young called the bus ride from St. Paul to Duluth on Saturday, March 18, the longest of his life....
March 18, 2018 - 6:47pm
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
Interim president stepping down early for health reasons
WILLMAR, Minn. — Joel Opatz, interim president of Ridgewater College, has notified the college staff that he will resign effective April 3. In a letter addressed to colleagues this week, Opatz said he is leaving for health reasons. He was appointed a year ago to a contract that...
March 2, 2018 - 1:29pm
February 28, 2018
Minnesota State trustees to name chancellor Friday of 37-school system
ST. PAUL—Minnesota State trustees plan to appoint the higher education system's next chancellor Friday morning, March 2, after two days...
February 28, 2018 - 9:25pm
February 22, 2018
Minnesota State names three finalists for chancellor
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota's largest higher education system has named three finalists for chancellor, a year after trustees passed on every...
February 22, 2018 - 7:05pm
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 1, 2018
Students lead a push for new consent policies at BSU and Minnesota State
BEMIDJI—A student-led push to revise Minnesota State's definition of sexual consent could succeed this spring. Last week, Bemidji State...
February 1, 2018 - 6:16pm
January 28, 2018
Fired diversity officer for four Minnesota State colleges gets $75,000 settlement
The fired chief diversity officer for four nonmetro Minnesota colleges has won a $75,000 settlement after alleging his termination violated state human rights laws. Brian Xiong taught for seven years at Minnesota State University, Mankato, before joining Minnesota State Community...
January 28, 2018 - 5:35pm