Midwest Traveler: St. Peter/Mankato offer history, good food
A buffalo statue by local sculptor Thomas Miller stands in Reconciliation Park. The park was dedicated in 1997 on the site where 38 Dakota Indians were hanged by the government in 1862 in the largest mass execution in the country's history.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapters at U, Gustavus drop pledging ritual
In the wake of deaths, lawsuits and a flood of negative press nationwide, Sigma Alpha Epsilon is doing away with the practice at its 240 chapters nationwide.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Volume 60, Issue 26: March 14, 2014
The story of a Wisconsin professor highlights the speed at which an academic's words can spread across the Internet.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
College in Minnesota Appoints First Female President; Duke Names New Provost
Sally Kornbluth, a professor of pharmacology and cancer biology at Duke University and vice dean for basic science in Duke's School of Medicine, will be the university's next provost.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
WCCO Viewers' Choice For MN's Best Coffeehouse
For many of us, it's routine to stop in at the local coffeehouse before heading off on our day.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Gustavus chooses Medtronic executive as next president
Gustavus Adolphus College on Friday tapped a senior executive from Medtronic with an engineering background to become the 17th president and first woman to lead the college.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Gustavus, Luther Hire New Presidents
Gustavus Adolphus College has named its next president, and for the first time in the school's 152-year history, that president is a woman.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The Des Moines Register
'It is a little scary' for Iowan studying in Venezuela
A semester abroad to learn Spanish in Venezuela has transformed Jennifer Munger from an Iowa exchange student into a witness to history.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Extra Credit-Feb. 17
Michael Olson, a resident of Brainerd, was among more than 1,160 students from Rochester Community and Technical College who made the dean's list for fall semester 2013 ending in December.