Reporter | Higher Education


New state grants will support Minnesota college students pursuing high-demand careers

The program is funded by federal stimulus dollars.


'New tool in our tool kit': Minnesota colleges say online classes here to stay

Many Minnesota programs innovate to keep hybrid approach.


Minnesota House DFL caucus expels embattled state Rep. John Thompson

House leaders also reiterated calls for him to resign.


Mpls. schools will require vaccination or regular testing for employees

District employees must be vaccinated or tested regularly.


University of Minnesota deploys safety measures to quell crime near campus

Dinkytown gets more police, new citizen patrols.


'Excited to be back:' University of Minnesota campus again humming with students, fans

The U is back on campus and hopes to stay there, but COVID's unpredictable course is an ongoing threat


On move-in day, University of Minnesota freshmen cautiously optimistic about semester

New students arrive on campus amid delta wave.


Minnesota colleges begin offering degree programs to prisoners

Minnesota colleges are giving inmates a chance at higher education


Walz appoints Hmong leader to serve on University of Minnesota's Board of Regents

Bo Thao-Urabe appointed to fill seat of regent who died in May.


New Carleton College president with a flair for fundraising focuses on making campus more inclusive

Alison Byerly is the first woman to lead the college.