Jenna Ross

Reporter | State News
Phone: 612-673-7168
Jenna Ross covers state news. She previously reported on higher education, including the University of Minnesota, for more than four years. She tweets at @ByJenna.

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MnSCU seeks $21 million for new equipment and technology

But some legislators want emphasis on holding down tuition.

Updated: April 22, 2013, - 12:14 AM

On campus beat: 5 Sophia courses get a key OK for credit

Online courses created by Minneapolis-based Sophia have gotten a national nod.The American Council on Education has endorsed five of the...

Updated: April 17, 2013, - 07:20 PM

Tuition freeze proposed in higher ed bills

Budget bills mark first big boost in years for education spending, legislators say.

Updated: April 15, 2013, - 10:48 PM

Minnesota is home to four prestigious Truman Scholars

Four Minnesota college students are set to change the world. Or at least the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation thinks...

Updated: April 13, 2013, - 07:40 PM

On campus beat: St. Kate students learn physics through music

The physics class started Monday morning with the stuff you might expect. Jolene Johnson, an assistant professor at St. Catherine...

Updated: April 10, 2013, - 10:22 PM

Minnesota bill: Amnesty for drinking, seeking help

Supporters of a bill say students would be more likely to call for medical help if they didn’t risk penalties...

Updated: April 08, 2013, - 09:10 PM

University of Minnesota’s top legal officer joins Johns Hopkins

The University of Minnesota’s longtime general counsel Mark Rotenberg is leaving for Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md., officials said...

Updated: April 08, 2013, - 09:00 PM

April 5: U of M proposes to take over Fairview

Such a move would be a pre-emptive strike against a proposed Fairview merger with Sanford Health.

Updated: April 05, 2013, - 06:21 AM

On campus beat: University of Minnesota targets move-out messes near campus

Piles of trash, some 5 feet high, littered neighborhoods around the University of Minnesota last fall. The piles were so...

Updated: April 04, 2013, - 12:13 AM

Augsburg celebrates a record gift of $10 million

“Transformative gift” came from an anonymous donor.

Updated: April 01, 2013, - 10:17 PM

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