System is meant to thin ranks of "administrators" and better describe what staff members do.
Updated: October 11, 2012, - 11:48 PM
Eric Ostermeier doesn't just watch a presidential debate. He deconstructs it.
Updated: October 10, 2012, - 08:39 PM
Lectures go online while class time is used for student interaction. The "flip" format is yet another example of how technology is transforming higher education -- and how universities are striving to set themselves apart from an Internet full of free online lectures.
Updated: October 08, 2012, - 09:09 AM
University of Minnesota professors are excellent, President Eric Kaler believes. They're also a bit too ... Minnesotan.
Updated: October 03, 2012, - 07:41 PM
Marcel Frederick stood just 5-foot-5 , but his legacy might be closer in size to the iconic, 36-foot statue along Hwy. 169 of a smiling chef brandishing a wooden spoon. Frederick, who went by "Sal," was the original Happy Chef, a longtime restaurateur, four-term legislator and fixture in the Mankato community.
Updated: September 27, 2012, - 10:31 PM
President Linda Hanson sent an e-mail Monday to faculty, staff and students saying that the St. Paul university "will not take a position in opposition to or in favor of" the constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage.
Updated: September 26, 2012, - 10:35 PM
Food shelves are popping up on campuses across Minnesota and the country, serving students who struggle to afford lunch along with tuition, fees and books.
Updated: September 21, 2012, - 11:54 AM
Perfect timing. On Monday, a new report argued that the United States is not paying enough attention to career and technical...
Updated: September 19, 2012, - 09:02 PM
The new U.S. News and World Report college rankings are out. But who's reading?
Updated: September 12, 2012, - 05:46 PM