Alex Friedrich Feature Archive

John Coleman wants more career preparation, research opportunities and alumni support for students. (11/01/2014)
Trustees of Minnesota's state-run campuses could soon approve all contracts above $1 million, instead of the current level of $3 million. (10/23/2014)
A U.S. Department of Defense tuition-assistance program has put Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business on probation. (10/20/2014)
The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media contends the Vikings are violating their contract with the University of Minnesota. (10/16/2014)
The Board of Regents has signed off on a planned $60 million campus on 10 acres. (10/10/2014)
Halfway through the September to November reporting period, campus police have received seven reports of robberies, including one on campus. (10/09/2014)
Despite early concerns the light rail would boost crime and accidents around the University of Minnesota, school officials say the school year began pretty well. (10/08/2014)
With the NFL team based the nation's capital set to arrive early during Native American Heritage Month, the university plans to discuss mascots and logos. (10/03/2014)
A proposed resolution is asking the athletic department to drop its new bundling practices, and is asking for refunds for those who bought unwanted football tickets. (10/02/2014)
University officials plan to move programs in the Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning to other areas. (09/30/2014)
Rasmussen College plans a $24,000 bachelor's degree that would allow it to compete with public universities. (09/26/2014)
Results from summer focus groups suggest many male students don't fully understand consent. (09/21/2014)
The derailment appears to have damaged overhead lines that power the trains. (09/20/2014)
After several years of skyrocketing college tuition, students and their families are finally starting to see some relief. (09/12/2014)
The St. Paul school says it's coming out ahead financially, and is better positioning itself as a viable alternative to public universities, which are traditionally seen as less expensive. (09/12/2014)