My headline is not a subject line from a junk email. It’s from the commencement address of Narayana Kocherlakota, the new president of the Federal Reserve Bank in Minneapolis.
Concordia College President Pamela Jolicoeur died this afternoon after suffering a stroke today at her home.
Concordia College President Pamela Jolicoeur suffered a stroke this morning.
Ritch Sorenson hopes you’ll heed his family’s story and consider the new family business major at the University of St. Thomas.
The National Association of College Stores expects that half of its 3,000 member stores will rent textbooks this fall. Last year, as many as 300 stores offered rentals.
The Minnesota Campus Compact on June 17 will present the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Partnership Award for Campus-Community Collaboration.
The MnSCU vice chancellor who’s had her hands full with the system’s credit-transfer issues — a sore subject for students and some legislators — is taking a job at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Since World War II, US higher education has been the gold standard.
Are medical residents still students when they receive stipends for their training? The case has broad implications for medical colleges.
The chairman and CEO of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. once counted worms for a living.
A roundup of names and news in Minnesota’s higher education community.
The $1.247 million judgment against basketball Coach Tubby Smith and the University of Minnesota makes me wonder if an Employment 101 class is needed in the world of college coaching.
The relocations of two former University of Minnesota research centers to Augsburg College and Macalester College for financial reasons are prominently featured in a Chronicle of Higher Education story on “how a bigger institutional home is not alwa
Whether it’s the green thing to do or a way to save money, St. Cloud State University this summer will experiment with a “Rent-A-Text” program, according to a story in the St. Cloud Times.
Stephen C. Lundin, author of workplace motivational books including the bestseller “Fish!,” walked MCAD’s stage on May 15 while making his points — or, as he explained, his late daughter’s points.
A sampling of developments in Minnesota’s higher-education community, including grant winners, appointments and other tidbits.
The Minnesota Private College Research Foundation’s latest tuition trends report points out that average annual tuition and fee increases are growing “at the smallest level in more than 30 years.”
An internal auditor found that 91 percent of 16,309 transfer students in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system did not lose credits toward their degree when they switched schools.
If you’re interested in becoming president of the University of Minnesota, you might want to know what’s on the wish list of Board of Regents Chairman Clyde Allen.
Four students from Minnesota State University Mankato are making news with what might be described as a “walk-in.” Last Friday, the 20-somethings began a 100-mile hike from Mankato to the State Capitol.