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Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
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September 13, 2018
U of M plans to ask Legislature for $87M increase
MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota leaders plan to ask the Legislature for an additional $87 million next biennium with no promises for how they'll spend it. That would represent a 6.7 percent increase to the two-year, $1.3 billion base appropriation the U regularly gets...
September 13, 2018 - 9:35pm
September 12, 2018
Former aerospace dean had a 'tumultuous' relationship with UND provost
GRAND FORKS—A former dean of UND's John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences on Tuesday, Sept. 11, described his previous relationship with Provost Thomas DiLorenzo as "tumultuous" and says he agrees with a no-confidence resolution signed by staff at the school. The comment...
September 12, 2018 - 6:01am
August 23, 2018
Back-to-school time arrives for college students
BEMIDJI—Back-to-school time has arrived for BSU and Northwest Technical College students. On Thursday, NTC held its Welcome Day orientation...
August 23, 2018 - 4:00pm
August 19, 2018
Cost of class: Tuition rates in N.D. cheaper than Minnesota
Finding a college that fits a student's wants and needs can be hard enough for families across the United States, but finding one at the right...
August 19, 2018 - 8:13am
July 28, 2018
Central Minnesota professors author free textbook
WILLMAR, Minn. – Four central Minnesota professors have found a way to help their students spend a little less – they’ve written a free...
July 28, 2018 - 8:20am
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
June 14, 2018
'Testing is not the be-all and the end-all': University of Chicago eliminates SAT/ACT requirement
The University of Chicago will no longer require ACT or SAT scores from U.S. students, sending a jolt through elite institutions of higher education...
June 14, 2018 - 8:00am
Trump administration undermined student debt relief unit while claims mounted, watchdog finds
As thousands of applications for student debt forgiveness poured into the U.S. Education Department, the Trump administration cut the staff working on the claims and ordered a halt to an overhaul of the system, according to the agency's inspector general. The result: Claims lingered...
June 14, 2018 - 7:50am
June 4, 2018
UND eyes new steam plant without using state funds
MAYVILLE, N.D.—The University of North Dakota is eyeing a new steam plant, and it is looking at achieving this goal without state appropriations....
June 4, 2018 - 8:46pm
May 26, 2018
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
The president of the University of Southern California agreed to step down, the school's board of trustees announced Friday night, amid growing...
May 26, 2018 - 11:25am
May 21, 2018
Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools - creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation
Airlines' insatiable demand for pilots threatens to sabotage flight schools' ability to train new ones. Carriers are raising wages and hoarding...
May 21, 2018 - 3:15pm
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
May 13, 2018
The cost of innovation: Will efforts to help UWS thrive hurt its mission?
SUPERIOR, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Superior shocked students, employees and alumni last fall with the suspension of more than...
May 13, 2018 - 6:05am
May 10, 2018
University of Minnesota law school subsidy soars as applications drop
ST. PAUL—Still suffering from a steep drop in student applications, the University of Minnesota School of Law says it can't balance its budget without even more help from the rest of the university. Since 2012-13, the U has given the law school $39.9 million to cover budget...
May 10, 2018 - 7:34pm
May 7, 2018
Ritter joins BSU as new dean
BEMIDJI—Joseph Ritter has been named dean of the new College of Individual and Community Health at BSU. "Dr. Ritter brings exactly the...
May 7, 2018 - 7:39pm