Alex Friedrich Feature Archive

University of Minnesota students say they're unnerved by a recent rash of crimes, and in particular, a sexual assault in which the man appears to have posed as a uniformed officer. (11/25/2013)
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities trustees have approved potentially sweeping changes to how their colleges and universities do business. (11/20/2013)
Bethel University will send the Department of Education the results of its FY 2013 audit this week, which campus officials say shows the university is financially healthy. (11/18/2013)
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler said he's hoping newly named medical school Dean Brooks Jackson can revitalize the school, boosting morale while fueling more medical research. (11/14/2013)
Monday's attempted daylight robbery of a University of Minnesota student follows a rash of robberies that could make crime a bigger concern this fall on campus than in past semesters. (11/13/2013)
The state's research powerhouse has seen overall enrollment by slide by 9 percent over the past five years, eroded by a poor economy and unstable government financing. (11/12/2013)
Officials at the University of Minnesota say there is no further need for people to take shelter on the West Bank of the Minneapolis Campus. (11/11/2013)
Study abroad has hit record levels -- both among foreign students coming to the United States and Yanks studying abroad. So how does Minnesota stack up this year? (11/11/2013)
Gustavus' six-foot corpse flower is getting ready to bloom. (10/31/2013)
Some Minnesota private colleges are waiting nervously to see whether the association behind The Common Application works out a range of glitches in time for this fall's early-decision application deadlines. (10/16/2013)
More Minnesotans are defaulting on their student loans within three years after leaving school -- but we're still doing better than much of the nation. (10/04/2013)
Union clerical workers at the University of Minnesota rallied on Northrop Plaza today to protest proposed rate increases to their employee health care plans. (09/26/2013)
A Minnesota foundation for study-abroad safety estimates more than 400 American students have died on study abroad over the past 15 years. Hundreds more have contacted the Mound-based ClearCauseFoundation after students experienced injuries and sexual assaults, negligent chaperones, and unsafe transportation and housing conditions. Now two Minnesota lawmakers want to draft legislation that would make programs safer by shedding light on the dangers involved. (09/25/2013)
St. Cloud State University plans to spend $4.8 million to create a 24-hour high-definition sports channel. (09/24/2013)
Kill said the press conference -- his first since he experienced a seizure during Saturday's game -- was going to be about the team, its performance Saturday and its upcoming game against San Jose State. (09/17/2013)