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January 27, 2020
State study: 5,000 Minnesota students believed to have been sexually exploited
ST. PAUL — An estimated 5,000 Minnesota high school students report that they have exchanged sex for something of value, according to an analysis...
January 27, 2020 - 3:50pm
December 20, 2019
Elves teach kids about kindness
FARGO — Have you heard of the Elf on the Shelf? We have one living with us. He magically arrived one day back when my kids (now teenagers)...
December 20, 2019 - 6:00am
September 13, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness sets tone in teacher's classroom
You know how teachers have favorite grade levels? The ones who teach middle school will tell you they love helping kids work through the uncertainty...
September 13, 2019 - 6:15am
May 3, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Bathroom doors are the perfect place for kindness
Be brave. Be kind. Be you. That’s what I’m trying to teach my kids. The message seems to get through to them at home, but the majority of...
May 3, 2019 - 8:30am
April 27, 2018
Minnesota schools agree to address racial bias: Pact comes after state found large imbalance in student discipline
ST. PAUL — Ten Minnesota school districts and charter schools have reached a pact with the state Department of Human Rights to fix racial disparities in student discipline. Two other school districts could be headed to court after failing to agree upon a plan. "I'm encouraged,"...
April 27, 2018 - 7:23pm
March 29, 2018
Benson woman delivers truck load of goods in honor of Hancock school accident victims
BENSON, Minn. — Lynn Geyer packed a Suburban with so many donated goods that it brought tears to the eyes of employees at the Ronald McDonald...
March 29, 2018 - 11:30am
March 22, 2018
Minnesota students plan local rally Saturday at State Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota students and families will march to the state Capitol Saturday, March 24, as part of the national March For Our Lives...
March 22, 2018 - 9:22pm
March 20, 2018
Student gunman dies after Maryland school shooting; two other students injured
A student opened fire at Great Mills High School in Southern Maryland Tuesday morning, March 20, critically injuring two other students before he was confronted by a school resource officer, according to the St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office. The officer and gunman exchanged fire...
March 20, 2018 - 1:08pm
December 26, 2017
U of M students donate thousands of dorm meals to hungry peers
MINNEAPOLIS—As a freshman at the University of Minnesota, David Begelman watched students on his dorm floor overeat at breakfast and then skip lunch to stretch their weekly 14-meal dining plans. "Some students were binge-eating in the morning, then not eating anything until...
December 26, 2017 - 7:20am
October 29, 2015
University of Jamestown hosts job fair
In an age of online applications the 48 employers that participated in the annual job fair Tuesday at University of Jamestown said the personal...
October 29, 2015 - 9:47am
April 6, 2015
NDSU says higher tuition won't cost as much as it seems
FARGO - North Dakota State University students could be looking at tuition hikes of 6.5 percent or more this fall - twice as high as the 3 or 4 percent increases of recent years. But university officials say it won't feel like that. Instead of charging fees on top of tuition, the...
April 6, 2015 - 9:35am
March 31, 2015
UND mulls changing tuition model
UND is considering changing the tuition model as soon as the fall of 2016, according to documents obtained by Forum News Service. Two of three...
March 31, 2015 - 9:01am
March 4, 2015
ND higher ed board approves sale of Foundation apartments to Dickinson State University
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Board of Higher Education approved Dickinson State University's proposal to seek revenue bonds to purchase three residential apartments from the Dickinson State University Foundation. Sean Smith, a Bismarck attorney appointed as receiver to control the...
March 4, 2015 - 4:52pm
January 5, 2015
Grand Forks employers jump into new job shadow program
Whether or not Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow on Groundhog Day next month, companies in Grand Forks will be welcoming a different kind of shadow. Local business groups announced the launch of a new Job Shadow Week to be held Feb. 2 -- Groundhog Day -- through Feb. 6.
January 5, 2015 - 12:53pm
December 31, 2014
Non-resident enrollment climbs at ND universities as in-state attendance drops
The number of in-state high school graduates attending college in North Dakota has been decreasing while the number of non-resident students has grown, according to a new North Dakota University System online dashboard. The North Dakota University System has launched an interactive...
December 31, 2014 - 8:42am