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September 24, 2018
Minnesota college application fee waived in October
MOORHEAD — The college admission fee to all Minnesota colleges and universities will be waived from Monday, Oct. 22 to Friday, Oct. 26, as part of College Knowledge Month. Application fees for qualified low-income students and active duty military service members deployed overseas...
September 24, 2018 - 7:47pm
July 26, 2018
Minnesota State plans 'reimagining higher education': System to spend $300,000, convene forums with innovators from other fields
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota State leaders will spend several months and $300,000 learning from trailblazers outside of higher education in hopes of inspiring innovation across the 375,000-student system. Chancellor Devinder Malhotra and Board of Trustees chairman Michael Vekich...
July 26, 2018 - 7:54pm
May 7, 2018
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
As another academic year winds down on campuses nationwide, the news about the financial underpinning of colleges and universities keeps getting worse. Two studies out in the past week show that key revenue sources at public and private universities continue to shrink without any...
May 7, 2018 - 11:16am
May 11, 2017
Student loan rates are about to start inching up from historical lows
Families have been benefiting from historic lows on student loan interest rates. But that will change this fall. As the result of the Treasury...
May 11, 2017 - 12:54pm
March 6, 2017
UND president: ND should raise tuition before cutting
BISMARCK—University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy suggested Monday that North Dakota lawmakers should consider raising tuition...
March 6, 2017 - 8:53pm
September 21, 2016
Enrollment numbers decline slightly at ND colleges, universities
FARGO — Fall enrollment numbers are in at North Dakota colleges and universities. Total numbers are down slightly at the University of...
September 21, 2016 - 8:15pm
July 31, 2015
DONORS: Paying it Forward
The northern Plains continues to demand more workers than it has available, but the price for a post-secondary education diploma is simply beyond...
July 31, 2015 - 12:00am
June 1, 2015
ND tops in rate of non-teaching jobs at public colleges and universities
FARGO -- North Dakota has far more non-teaching jobs at its public colleges and universities per capita than any other state, a gap that's growing according to a recent National Education Association report. About 91 people per 10,000 residents, more than twice the national average,...
June 1, 2015 - 8:49am
May 19, 2015
Certified Angus Beef awards scholarship to South Dakota student
BROOKINGS, S.D. -- Certified Angus Beef has awarded South Dakota State University meat science doctorate student Megan Webb with the 2015 Graduate Colvin Scholarship for her research work in enhancing meat production and quality. Growing up on her family's vertically integrated livestock...
May 19, 2015 - 10:21am
May 4, 2015
College senior focuses on classes for now
Dylan Pratt's college career is wrapping up. His job search will continue at least a little longer. "My studies need to come first, so I'm concentrating...
May 4, 2015 - 9:58am
March 22, 2015
Lee to receive honorary degree
BOZEMAN, Mont. -- Robert E. "Bob" Lee , a rancher from Judith Gap, Mont., and respected leader in the agricultural community, will receive an honorary doctorate in animal and range sciences from Montana State University during the university's spring commencement May 9. Lee will speak...
March 22, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 21, 2015
SDSU names new director
BROOKINGS, S.D. -- South Dakota State University's College of Agriculture & Biological Sciences has appointed Lora Duxbury Berg as director of marketing and communications, pending approval from the Board of Regents. As director, Duxbury Berg will lead public and media relations efforts...
March 21, 2015 - 8:00am
March 10, 2015
Report: Student debt increases $31 million nationally
Student loan debt is still a problem, but Janelle Kilgore is doing her best to counter national trends. The director of Student Financial Aid...
March 10, 2015 - 9:27am
March 2, 2015
College ag student expands job search
The past few months have been eventful for college senior Dylan Pratt. He's lost his grandfather and taken on a satisfying new responsibility...
March 2, 2015 - 11:22am
Martin appointed ND Small Business Development Center director
The University of North Dakota College of Business and Public Administration has named David Martin to be the next director of the North Dakota Small Business Development Center. Martin, a longtime business and community leader with the Chamber of Commerce of Fargo Moorhead, where...
February 2, 2015 - 2:10pm