8 hrs ago
Last Day of ACUP Begins with In-plant Tour
A chilly rain dampened the highway on the 90-minute bus drive to Mankato, Minn., Wednesday morning, as the third day of ACUP got underway.
12 hrs ago
Student at Community College of Aurora Earns Denver Metro Title as Top Persuasive Speaker
Jensen then honed his skills the last six years as a bartender, a petri dish of persuasive speaking, with some pitches more effective than others.
16 hrs ago
Lawmakers wrap 'most partisan session' ever
In his annual State of the State address last January, Gov. John Hickenlooper gave the General Assembly a wish list that included civil unions, universal background checks, tuition for undocumented students, Medicaid expansion, a comprehensive overhaul of the state's mental health system and school finance, and a bill to support advanced ... (more)
Dodge County welcomes new Director of Land Records
At their meeting on May 14, 2013, the Dodge County commissioners welcomed Ryan DeCook as the new Director of Land Records for the county.
Tue May 21, 2013
New Directions for Mayo Game
The University Center Rochester Campus, located at 851 30th Avenue SE, houses Rochester Community and Technical College and Winona State University Rochester Center.
What's in, what's out as 2013 session closes
Income tax, cigarette tax increases are in, along with $585 million for Mayo/Rochester and all-day kindergarten.
Sun May 19, 2013
Metropolitan State University professor Douglas Rossinow talked about the Iran-Contra affair.The Iran-Contra affair stemmed from Reagan administration officials funding of the Contras, who were fighting against the .. Read More Metropolitan State University professor Douglas Rossinow talked about the Iran-Contra affair.The Iran-Contra affair ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Fort Morgan Times
Legislature fills governor's wish list
In his annual State of the State address last January, Gov. John Hickenlooper gave the General Assembly a wish list that included civil unions, universal background checks, tuition for undocumented students, Medicaid expansion, a comprehensive overhaul of the state's mental health system and school finance and a bill to support advanced industries.
Fri May 17, 2013
Legislature sends higher ed bill to Dayton; includes 2-year tuition freeze
A bill that freezes tuition at both of Minnesota's public higher-education systems for the next two years is on its way to the governor after passing the state Senate and House on Friday, May 17, by comfortable margins.
Minn. Senate backs U of M, MNSCU tuition freezes
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota Senate has voted to freeze tuition rates at the state's public colleges and universities for the next two years.
Thu May 16, 2013
WIDN Design Network
Bemidji State University in Minnesota to undergo renovation
Midwest-based Kraus-Anderson Construction Company has secured a $12 million addition and renovation contract at the Bemidji State University in Minnesota, US, led by the architectural practice LHB Architects.
Wed May 15, 2013
Scott Emmons Named Dean of UWM's Peck School of the Arts
Scott Emmons has been named dean of the Peck School of the Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee . Emmons, a professor of music education, joined the UWM faculty in 1992.
Sauk Centre, MN
St. John's University Rugby player Wesley Kemper is progressing the ball after a ruck against Southwest Minnesota State University earlier this year.
Tue May 14, 2013
Janitors sue over lack of instructions in Spanish
Spanish-speaking custodial workers at the Auraria Higher Education Center in Colorado, a campus that serves students from three colleges, are suing based on what they say is a failure of their bosses to communicate with them in their native language, according to published reports.
2013 Golden Valley Hall of Fame Inductee was an Original Founder of Ronald McDonald House
The city of Golden Valley is inducting four citizens to the Golden Valley Hall of Fame, which honors those who have been affiliated with Golden Valley, made contributions to the community and become renown.
Mon May 13, 2013
Susie Mearsha: The triumphs and trials of raising child number 3
About: My time is spent volunteering in classrooms, taking kids to activities and all of the other things moms do.
Sun May 12, 2013
U president ranks 33rd in survey of school leaders' pay
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler delivering his State of the University address Feb.
I don't teach math, I teach kids'
Despite my being early for our 8:10 a.m. interview, Deb Pribyl, the interviewee, had obviously arrived quite a while earlier.
Sat May 11, 2013
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
ELYSIAN, Minn. - Today's windy weather didn't stop MSU students from starting their walk to the state capitol today.
BEAUMONT: Local woman earns scholarship
Vanesa Corona, daughter of Edward and Deborah Small, of Beaumont, has been selected to receive an Alliss Scholarship for the 2013-14 academic year at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall, Minn.