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Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
DFL's Kennedy says she 'serious' about 8th District run
Truck fire on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls clogs traffic for miles
ND Legacy Fund earnings top $1 billion; asset allocation remains same
Trump sounds optimistic tone about future North Korea talks day after canceling summit
St. Paul's Fred Emmings turning heads in Minnesota United's youth academy
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Rockets take Game 5, inch closer to dethroning Warriors
ND native Amy Olson tied for lead in Michigan tourney
Frustration subsides as Abu Danladi returns to Minnesota United
May 24, 2018
Commentary: Like a cockroach, Shirvani's career can't be killed
FARGO — There will be two things remaining on this Earth when it is obliterated by nuclear war or the Kardashians: cockroaches and Hamid...
May 24, 2018 - 6:45pm
May 22, 2018
Shirvani, finalist for Guam college job, blames ND problems on 'bigotry'
MANGILAO, Guam — Former North Dakota University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani is a finalist for the president's job at the University...
May 22, 2018 - 7:01pm
May 21, 2018
Pilot-hungry airlines are raiding flight schools - creating a shortage of instructors to train the next generation
Airlines' insatiable demand for pilots threatens to sabotage flight schools' ability to train new ones. Carriers are raising wages and hoarding...
May 21, 2018 - 3:15pm
May 15, 2018
NDSU plans new indoor sports training, agriculture research and teaching centers
BISMARCK — North Dakota State University is proposing a slate of building projects and renovations, including a $60 million agricultural...
May 15, 2018 - 7:55pm
Achievement gap widens at Minnesota State's 7 universities
ST. PAUL—Achievement gaps between whites and students of color are closing somewhat at Minnesota State two-year colleges but growing at the system's seven universities. Over the past four years, the 30 colleges saw broad improvement in their three-year completion rates. Fifty-eight...
May 15, 2018 - 7:43pm
May 13, 2018
Engelstad family gifts focus on education, charities
GRAND FORKS—Kris Engelstad McGarry, daughter of University of North Dakota alumnus and mega-donor Ralph Engelstad, caused a stir Wednesday,...
May 13, 2018 - 6:59am
The cost of innovation: Will efforts to help UWS thrive hurt its mission?
SUPERIOR, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin-Superior shocked students, employees and alumni last fall with the suspension of more than...
May 13, 2018 - 6:05am
May 10, 2018
University of Minnesota law school subsidy soars as applications drop
ST. PAUL—Still suffering from a steep drop in student applications, the University of Minnesota School of Law says it can't balance its budget without even more help from the rest of the university. Since 2012-13, the U has given the law school $39.9 million to cover budget...
May 10, 2018 - 7:34pm
'I want to see him do his job': Kris Engelstad McGarry describes 'hostile' relationship with UND administration
GRAND FORKS—The daughter of Ralph Engelstad, a trustee of the Engelstad Family Foundation, said Wednesday, May 9, that her working relationship...
May 10, 2018 - 6:00am
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 4, 2018
Audit to examine complaints involving finances at North Dakota State College of Science
FARGO—Higher education leaders voted to hire an independent audit firm to review complaints concerning finances, space utilization and...
May 4, 2018 - 7:16pm
May 3, 2018
UND students pick school mascot design
GRAND FORKS—University of North Dakota students have selected their champion. More than 2,300 campus voters cast digital ballots earlier...
May 3, 2018 - 12:41pm
April 26, 2018
Campus cuts questioned: Deeper cuts called “incongruent” with the ND goals
GRAND FORKS — Some North Dakota higher education leaders have begun calling for urgency in fighting a potential continuation of budget...
April 26, 2018 - 6:48pm
April 23, 2018
Class-action lawsuit alleges Capella University lied about time, cost of advanced degrees
MINNEAPOLIS—Two former students say Minneapolis-based Capella University lied about how much time and money it would take to complete an...
April 23, 2018 - 9:53pm
April 22, 2018
UND moves forward with online education provider Pearson
GRAND FORKS—The University of North Dakota has partnered with education giant Pearson to promote some online programs over at least the...
April 22, 2018 - 8:22am