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Katelyn Kalkman, front, along with Jazmyne Neely, left, Elissa Reinsma and Karmann Carroll, were among those who hauled items to residence hall rooms on foot, while others operated gators and ATVs during move-in day at Southwest Minnesota State University on Thursday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Gov. Mark Dayton names six to MnSCU board of trustees
Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday appointed six people to fill spots on the 15-member board of trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
Fayette County Union
New year, new faces at South Winneshiek Community Schools
There's a new array of faces in the South Winn classrooms for 2014, including Joshua Shimak, Angela Larson, Michael Wenthold, Carly Lyons, Samantha Christophersen, Glenna Munuswamy, and Manon Bushman.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Coding classes strive for broader interest in tech
Coding classes strive for broader interest in tech Opportunities to create, monitor and administer that technology are at an all-time high Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/08/20/coding-classes-strive-broader-interest-tech/14372235/ In 2010, 51 percent of people working in science and engineering ... (more)
St. Cloud Times
Movie addict: Sorry, I don't love 'Lucy'
Movie addict: Sorry, I don't love 'Lucy' Can a movie with Scarlett Johansson and Morgan Freeman be terrible? Unfortunately, yes.
MSUM makes personal pledge of $50,000
The new president of Minnesota State University-Moorhead has pledged $50,000 in a challenge to raise money for scholarships.
St. Cloud Times
Judge dismisses ex-SCSU employee's lawsuit
Judge dismisses ex-SCSU employee's lawsuit Mahmoud Saffari had sued the university and President Earl H. Potter III.
New face in the TMS principal office
He is a graduate of St. Paul Harding High School, home of the Knights. He graduated from Winona State University with a major in chemistry and physics.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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.