Alex Friedrich Feature Archive

State Sen. Terri Bonoff asked for a delay after former Gov. Arne Carlson sent a letter expressing concern over the university's handling of patients in clinical drug research trials. (02/06/2015)
MnSCU trustees rejected a plea for Chancellor Steven Rosenstone's ouster from the union that represents faculty members unhappy with his "Charting the Future" plan. (02/04/2015)
Augsburg College received the donation for construction of its Center for Science, Business and Religion. (01/31/2015)
While zero tuition at two-year schools sounds enticing, some ask if it's the best way for Minnesota to help more low-income students finish college and fill the workforce. (01/28/2015)
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities officials have made four out of five targets set by lawmakers. (01/25/2015)
Gov. Mark Dayton wants to fund the hiring of 50 researchers for the University of Minnesota Medical School over the next eight years. (01/21/2015)
University of Minnesota student leaders are looking into a potential rule that would require their peers to give some form of "yes" before having sex. (01/12/2015)
Despite the popularity of the freeze among students over the past two years, its success isn't assured. (12/30/2014)
Swanson said students and their parents often can't get straight answers from banks and loan-servicing companies about the terms of their borrowing. (12/30/2014)
Officials initially told the school that a suspect in a robbery inside Hornbacher's grocery store was heading in the direction of campus. (12/29/2014)
More than 2,600 foreign undergraduates attended the Twin Cities campus last year, a jump of more than 400 percent over the past decade and far beyond the 50 percent growth seen nationally. (12/22/2014)
The rewards of a bowl appearance are split among all the schools in the Big Ten. (12/19/2014)
Lawmakers set the goals after a December 2012 Wall Street Journal report said the university was top-heavy with management. (12/11/2014)
MnSCU's chancellor envisions a network of innovative campuses with affordable degrees. But some fear that will turn colleges into stripped-down diploma factories. (11/17/2014)
Rape and other violent subjects can kindle painful memories, some student leaders say. They're encouraging professors to accommodate students when class work ventures into disturbing territory. (11/04/2014)