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12 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

Track & field complex coming along

Marshall Public Schools Activities Director Bruce Remme gave an update on the progress of the Marshall Regional Track and Field Complex at the MPS board meeting Monday evening, noting that the facility was really starting to take shape.


Related Topix: Southwest Minnesota State University

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

16 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

Child protection training held in Winona

Children depend on adults as they grow up, and this week, those who work in the child protection field are learning about how to be there for children in some of the worst situations.


Related Topix: Winona State University, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

19 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

Move-in day for new WSU students

Another sign that summer is winding down as new students move-in Tuesday to Winona State University.


Related Topix: Winona State University

23 hrs ago | SanLuisObispo.com

College Roundup: Pack of Cougars make college commitments

All-state sophomore guard Oscar Pedroso headlines a group of six Cuesta College men's basketball players to commit to four-year universities this offseason.


Related Topix: Regis University, North Carolina, Winona State University

Yesterday | University Business

On-boarding international college students

Colleges and universities are ramping up services for international freshmen and sophomores as administrators increasingly look abroad to further diversify their campuses and to expand enrollment with students who pay full tuition.


Related Topix: Florida International University, Purdue University Indianapolis, Winona State University, Minnesota, Drury University

Mon Aug 18, 2014

North Denver News

New aviation partnership lowers tuition cost, flight hours requirements for aspiring pilots

Metropolitan State University of Denver and Colorado Northwestern Community College have created a new agreement that will allow students to enroll in classes at either institution and to gain flight training at a reduced cost while pursuing associate's and bachelor's of science degrees in aviation.


Related Topix: Metropolitan State University, University of Denver, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

St. Cloud Times

What's it like to be a budding comedian?

What's it like to be a budding comedian? St. Cloud State grad finds success on stage in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: St. Cloud State University, Arts, Theater

Christian Science Monitor

Gritty memoir from the author of 'Little House on the Prairie' to hit shelves this fall

Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote an autobiography entitled 'Pioneer Girl,' which she attempted to sell during the Great Depression.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Little House on the Prairie, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Minnesota State University Mankato

Hispanic Business

Mayo Clinic Internships Offer Job Experience

Aug. 16--During this summer, college students from around the world trade in lectures, homework and laboratories for suits.


Related Topix: Biology, Science, Winona State University

WMKY-FM Morehead

Ullrich hired as head of special collections and archives

Morehead State University's Camden-Carroll Library has hired Dieter Ullrich as its new head of special collections and archives librarian.


Related Topix: Libraries, Morehead State University, Metropolitan State University

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Turning tragic pasts into triumphant futures

Teenage homelessness is becoming a growing issue in our area, but an organization in southern Minnesota is working to change the lives of area high school kids who are struggling to get by.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Winona State University

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Denver Post

Two Colorado colleges join forces to assist new pilots

Joshua Noel and Spencer Downs operate a Cessna Mustang 510 flight simulator during an orientation for students at the Seventh Street Classroom at the Metro State University campus on Aug. 15, 2014.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, University of Denver, Metropolitan State University, Air Accidents

St. Cloud Times

Licensed Clearwater psychologist uses power of hypnosisLicensed...

Licensed Clearwater psychologist uses power of hypnosis Clearwater professional stresses technique is only 1 tool, not a "cure-all."


Related Topix: Clearwater, MN, St. Cloud State University, University of Minnesota, Monticello, MN

Redwood Times

Wilder memoir to give gritty view of prairie life

Laura Ingalls Wilder penned one of the most beloved children's series of the 20th century, but her forthcoming autobiography will show devoted "Little House on the Prairie" fans a more realistic, grittier view of frontier living.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Little House on the Prairie, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Walnut Grove, MN, Minnesota State University Mankato

St. Cloud Times

Wedding: Kelsey Rogers & John Corrigan

Kelsey is a 2006 graduate of Sauk Rapids High School and a 2010 graduate of Winona State University with a degree in Nursing.


Related Topix: Wedding, Sauk Rapids, MN, Winona State University, Medicine, Nursing, Little Falls, MN

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Washington Times

Winona's chauffeur: the man behind Trester Trolley

On any typical day, one might see pedestrians, bikers and a few cars pass by on the streets of Winona.


Related Topix: Winona State University

St. Cloud Times

Your turn: MnSCU loses sight of higher educationYour turn: MnSCU...

Your turn: MnSCU loses sight of higher education Massive bureaucracy evolves into a machine that produces workers, not thinkers.


Related Topix: Metropolitan State University, University of Minnesota, Opinion

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Marshall Independent

Short takes

We want to applaud Marty Seifert, who fell short in his quest to become the Republican of choice to face off against DFL Gov. Mark Dayton this fall.


Related Topix: Mark Dayton, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Southwest Minnesota State University


MnSCU deal offers 7 percent faculty salary increase over 2 years

The tentative contract agreement between the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and its university faculty union contains an overall salary increase of 7 percent over two years, according to documents from the union that negotiated the contract with MnSCU.


City Pages

The Floating Library sets sail on Cedar Lake

Nothing says summer like hanging out with a good book by the water, but what to do if you don't have reading material handy? That's no problem, because you can just paddle out to the Floating Library on Cedar Lake, which offers bookshelves full of artists' books, zines, chapbooks, and other book-like objects for your perusal.


Related Topix: Winona, MN, Winona State University