Lawmakers set the goals after a December 2012 Wall Street Journal report said the university was top-heavy with management.
MnSCU's chancellor envisions a network of innovative campuses with affordable degrees. But some fear that will turn colleges into stripped-down diploma factories.
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.
John Coleman wants more career preparation, research opportunities and alumni support for students.
Trustees of Minnesota's state-run campuses could soon approve all contracts above $1 million, instead of the current level of $3 million.
A U.S. Department of Defense tuition-assistance program has put Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business on probation.
The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media contends the Vikings are violating their contract with the University of Minnesota.
The Board of Regents has signed off on a planned $60 million campus on 10 acres.
Halfway through the September to November reporting period, campus police have received seven reports of robberies, including one on campus.
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.
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.
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.
University officials plan to move programs in the Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning to other areas.
Rasmussen College plans a $24,000 bachelor's degree that would allow it to compete with public universities.
Results from summer focus groups suggest many male students don't fully understand consent.