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December 1, 2019
Grand Forks lawmaker says relationship with NDUS has improved, but work still remains
GRAND FORKS — State Sen. Ray Holmberg remembers when the relationship between the North Dakota University System and the Legislature was more...
December 1, 2019 - 6:00am
November 27, 2019
Larimore school superintendent warns parents of possibly tainted lettuce served to students
LARIMORE, N.D. — Romaine lettuce, served to Larimore school students on Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 25-26, may have been infected with E. coli, according to a letter dated Wednesday, Nov. 27, from Superintendent Steve Swiontek to the district's parents.
November 27, 2019 - 10:16pm
Lake Region State College announces lead gift for new Precision Ag Center
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Lake Region State College in Devils Lake announced Wednesday, Nov. 27, its receipt of a lead gift from Farmers Union Insurance...
November 27, 2019 - 12:42pm
November 26, 2019
Video of Minnesota boy seeing color for the first time helps to raise money for colorblind students
To Jonathan Jones, who is colorblind, the periodic table of elements hanging on the wall in his seventh grade science classroom in Minnesota...
November 26, 2019 - 2:46pm
South Dakota's dyslexia plan delays may be a factor in students' low reading proficiency rates
ABERDEEN, S.D. — Parents of dyslexic children in South Dakota weren't surprised that the Department of Education 2019 Report Card showed that...
November 26, 2019 - 11:28am
November 22, 2019
3 finalists named for UND president
GRAND FORKS — The committee aiding in the search for the next president of the University of North Dakota has chosen its three finalists. Andrew...
November 22, 2019 - 10:38am
November 21, 2019
Globe University, Minnesota School of Business file for bankruptcy as students seek refunds
ST. PAUL — The now-defunct Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business filed for federal bankruptcy protection Thursday, Nov. 21,...
November 21, 2019 - 8:59pm
November 20, 2019
Proposal barring ND higher ed schools, employees from backing political activities advances
BISMARCK — Higher education leaders in North Dakota plan to split policy on avoiding the appearance of schools and their employees and students...
November 20, 2019 - 7:10pm
November 19, 2019
Paul Tikalsky, fifth UND presidential candidate, speaks about university's core mission, past experience
GRAND FORKS — Five candidates for UND’s next president have now met with faculty leaders on campus. Paul Tikalsky, dean of the College of...
November 19, 2019 - 6:29pm
Walz urges collaboration against achievement gap in lakes area visit
EAST GULL LAKE, Minn. — For a state that prides itself on its emphasis on academia and largely positive record for education, Minnesota’s...
November 19, 2019 - 6:30am
November 18, 2019
Founder Neill’s name scrubbed from Macalester College buildings
ST. PAUL — Macalester College is removing its founder’s name from two campus buildings in response to recent campus outcry over his “racist...
November 18, 2019 - 5:31pm
Laurie Nichols, candidate for UND's next president, talks budget cuts, University of Wyoming contract
GRAND FORKS — Laurie Stenberg Nichols, candidate for UND president, says she has experience in dealing with budget cuts and lowered campus...
November 18, 2019 - 5:17pm
South Dakota lawmakers discuss school performance metrics
PIERRE, S.D. — Lawmakers are concerned about using the same standardized test to evaluate the performance of a diverse student population,...
November 18, 2019 - 4:06pm
UND, NDSU to try again for $100 million from Legacy Fund to fuel research
GRAND FORKS — Higher education leaders will again ask the North Dakota Legislature to use $100 million from the Legacy Fund to fuel research...
November 18, 2019 - 7:00am
November 16, 2019
South Dakota student opposed a YA novel for mandatory college reading. The backlash from famous authors was fierce
ABERDEEN, S.D. — When she was a junior at a small South Dakota college in 2016, Brooke Nelson joined a committee to pick the book incoming...
November 16, 2019 - 2:05pm