University of Minnesota Board of Regents Chairwoman Linda Cohen announced that she has asked for two legal opinions to advise whether regent Steve Sviggum has a potential conflict of interest with his GOP staff job.
College educators told legislators their labs are so old they're holding back research.
The Vikings could use the stadium for up to three years if the team decides to renovate and continue using the Metrodome in Minneapolis.
A group of graduate students are trying again to unionize at the University of Minnesota.
Minnesota students graduated last year averaging $29,000 in loan debt, about $1,500 more than the previous year, shows a national report released Thursday.
Sizing up competing college financial aid offers should become easier with a report to cut through confusing terminology.
The decline in state funding for higher education appears to have caused or accelerated some major changes in how some state-run colleges function.
The state of Minnesota has signed off on a
deal previously approved by Wisconsin that keeps alive the
two-state tuition reciprocity agreement, but with some changes
affecting students from Wisconsin.
The debt ceiling deal in Washington included a provision to cut funding for many graduate students.
AdamandEve.com, which sells sex toys, pornography and other accessories, has announced it's helping sponsor a chair in sexual health education at the University of Minnesota Medical School. The company says it will contributed $50,000 over five years toward the $2 million effort.
Final agreements on several budget bills are being made public. As the work on the remaining bills continues, MPR will add details as they are announced.
Frequently asked questions about how the budget framework affects state services.
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions about the tentative deal ending the government shutdown in Minnesota.
Here's a look at the key items in the June 30 proposal that forms the basis of Thursday's initial agreement to end the shutdown and close a $1.4 million gap between parties' budget proposals.
The main artery through the University of Minnesota's east bank campus closed down early this morning. Washington Avenue has been shut down by construction work on the Central Corridor light rail line between St. Paul and Minneapolis.