The Minnesota Department of Education is asking more businesses across the state to adopt schools.
When Steven Rosenstone took over as chancellor of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system almost six months ago, he promised big changes for the system's 31 schools.
You won't find breadfruit at your local grocery store, mainly because it has an extremely short shelf life. But a Minnesota-based non-profit group wants to help people in developing countries turn the fruit into flour.
Many students work to put themselves through college. But the number of hours they work puts their studies at risk, and worries university administrators.
Minnesota's education commissioner heard arguments Thursday over whether an online charter school should be shut down.
From the moment University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler took charge in September, he made establishing closer relationships with business and industry a priority.
Built in the late 1920's, the University of Minnesota's Northrop Auditorium's renovation will combine student study space, academic offices, and a smaller auditorium with better acoustics than the one it's replacing.
University educators from Canada are bringing attention to a little-known program that lets students from Minnesota attend universities in Manitoba with the promise of inexpensive tuition and an international experience.
Changing how it partners with business and industry, the University of Minnesota plans to forgo its intellectual property rights on some research.
Fifty-four percent of students at the University of Minnesota are graduating in four years.
The University of Minnesota's board of regents will consider a plan Thursday to raise tuition on business majors higher than other university students.
Lawmakers aren't likely to take up the issue in the next session, but that could change if the state's lawsuit against a for-profit college is successful.
A new online calculator is meant to help prospective college students estimate the cost of college, but the tool is getting mixed reviews.
Two groups representing Minnesota college students have collected 4,000 signatures on a petition opposing cuts to federal financial aid for needy college students.
If you're a college student thinking about transferring to the University of Minnesota, pay attention: it's about to get tougher to make the cut.