The University of Minnesota will create its own free online courses, joining an ever-growing group of universities in a grand experiment that some expect to remake higher education.
Updated: February 21, 2013, - 06:56 AM
English professor alleges discrimination and retaliation by college.
Updated: February 19, 2013, - 05:58 AM
In his State of the Union speech, President Obama promised parents and students a new tool "to compare schools based on a simple criteria -- where you can get the most bang for your educational buck."
Updated: February 13, 2013, - 06:10 PM
The surprise departure of Pope Benedict is leading Catholic worshipers and scholars in Minnesota to consider the possibility of change in a church that is beset with serious challenges.
Updated: February 11, 2013, - 11:50 PM
Summer will offer full course loads, but will students sign up? After study, U leaders decided 'carefully and thoughtfully' was best approach. Pilots in the College of Design start next fall.
Updated: February 08, 2013, - 10:03 PM
"Students want a better future," legislators were told.
Updated: February 07, 2013, - 08:54 PM
Approach Normandale Community College from the south and it's the same old college, surrounded by parking lots. But travel along the west side and -- suddenly -- a new look.
Updated: February 07, 2013, - 07:25 PM
A groundswell of students, faculty and alumni seeks to oust the St. Peter college's president.
Updated: February 03, 2013, - 10:41 PM
Formula used to award aid is far from perfect, critics say.
Updated: January 29, 2013, - 09:52 AM