University of Minnesota President Robert Bruininks will testify at the state Capitol today -- a day after Republicans proposed $185 million in cuts for public universities as part of a $1 billion trim.
He plans to give an overview of the university, according to the Senate's agenda. Here are the details:
What: Minnesota Senate Committee on Higher Education
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