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Tag: Higher Education

College Debts Hold Back Economic Recovery; Need Assistance
By Lee Egerstrom September 10, 2014
VIDEO: College Perspectives
By Briana Johnson September 04, 2014
Video: Adjuncts Vote to Unionize
By Briana Johnson July 07, 2014
Video: Tobacco Free Campuses
By Briana Johnson July 03, 2014
Video: Colossal Costs
By Julia Moroles June 16, 2014
Minnesota 2020 Journal: College Paves Path to Prosperity, Stability
By John Van Hecke May 30, 2014
Video: Why Adjunct Professors Want a Union
By Briana Johnson May 29, 2014
Discussion: What’s driving the need for cheap college labor?
By Joe Sheeran May 27, 2014
Tuesday Talk: Job Training vs. Flexible Education
By John Van Hecke February 04, 2014
Stronger Communities, not Centralized Bureaucracy
By Matthew Filner, Guest Commentary January 22, 2014
MnSCU’s New Plan: Charting Whose Future?
By Matthew Filner, Guest Commentary January 15, 2014
Reform Case Study: Gender Inequities at Harvard
By Michael J. Diedrich October 01, 2013
VIDEO: Next Generation of Trades People
By Tom Niemisto April 18, 2013
Activated Voices: Keeping My Campus Sustainable
By Tom Niemisto March 07, 2013
A Long Road Forward for Higher Education
By Bryan Martin February 25, 2013
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Who’s Going to College?
By John R. Van Hecke February 15, 2013
VIDEO: Cleaning Products Don’t Have to Kill
By Tom Niemisto January 31, 2013
When the Prairie Harvested Tennis Stars
By Dana Yost, Guest Commentary October 23, 2012
Tennis, the Prairie, and Gender Equity
By Dana Yost, Guest Commentary October 10, 2012
VIDEO: Campus Garden Grows Learning, Giving
By Tom Niemisto October 08, 2012
Tuesday Talk: How to make college affordable?
By Joe Sheeran September 18, 2012
For-Profit Education: For Shareholders or For Students?
By Leah Sorensen August 08, 2012
Title IX, A Work in Progress
By Leah Sorensen July 10, 2012
Blueprint for Success
By Courtesy of Saint Paul College July 04, 2012
VIDEO: A New Approach Autism Education
By Tom Niemisto April 18, 2012
600 Words for the Planet
By Kathryn Pratt March 26, 2012
VIDEO: Grad Students Vie for Union
By Tom Niemisto February 13, 2012
Respect Your Graduate Student Worker
By Katie Sanders February 06, 2012
VIDEO: Foot-powered Campus
By Tom Niemisto December 19, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Job vs. Vocation
By Tom Niemisto December 14, 2011
Reigniting Hope for the College Bound
By Asad Zaman November 23, 2011
VIDEO: Worth More Than an A
By Tom Niemisto November 07, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Sacrificing Our Young
By Joe Sheeran & Tom Niemisto, Communications Staff August 24, 2011
MnSCU: Retooling Minnesota for Recovery
By Valerie Ong June 07, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Finding the Right College Experience
By Joe Sheeran & Tom Niemisto, Communications Staff June 01, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Pushing Open the Ivy Gate
By Joe Sheeran & Tom Niemisto, Communications Staff May 18, 2011
VIDEO: Learning History Through the Arts
By Tom Niemisto May 12, 2011
Tuesday Talk: How will higher education cuts impact Minnesota?
By Joe Sheeran March 29, 2011
VIDEO: A Sustainable Advantage
By Tom Niemisto February 17, 2011
One More Way to Rank Higher Education: Sustainability
By Natalie Camplair February 03, 2011
Justifying a College Program’s Worth
By Elizabeth Nelson December 09, 2010
University of Tromsø: Recruiting Down in Minnesota
By Lee Egerstrom November 09, 2010
Tuition Costs Could Jump (Again) After Emmer Higher Ed Cuts
By Jeff Van Wychen October 19, 2010
Ruttan Hall: A New Name, New Opportunities; Old Traditions
By Lee Egerstrom October 18, 2010
Green Living at College Teaches Valuable Lessons
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow September 09, 2010
VIDEO: Beyond Health Care's Talking Points
By Aaron Sinner, Undergraduate Research Fellow July 06, 2010
Ag Education Is More than Cows, Plows and Sows
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow June 03, 2010
UM Ag College Changes With The Times
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow May 13, 2010
Community Colleges Adjust to Influx of Students
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow May 04, 2010
Student Participation in 2010 Census Vital to Minnesota Interests
By Robert Woo, Undergraduate Research Fellow March 17, 2010
Why College Matters
By Lauren Benditt, Higher Education Policy Associate December 07, 2009
Positive Changes Coming for College Loans
By Lauren Benditt, Higher Education Policy Associate November 30, 2009
Minnesota's Higher Education Disparity
By Lauren Benditt, Higher Education Policy Associate November 16, 2009
Higher Education Grant Shortfall Makes Choice Easy for Policymakers
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow & Lauren Benditt, Policy Associate November 09, 2009
MN2020 Journal: Should I Stay or Should I Go?
By John R. Van Hecke October 02, 2009
Pawlenty's Budget Shorts Higher Ed
By Kyle Edwards, Undergraduate Research Fellow February 16, 2009
Workforce Investment is Critical for Minnesota's Future
By Tim Morin, Minnesota Private College Council Board Member January 14, 2009
Community College Offers Imperfect Solution to a Difficult Problem
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow December 22, 2008
Local Colleges Mean Thriving Communities
By Michael Arnst, Undergraduate Research Fellow August 19, 2008
The Best Opportunities in Minnesota High Schools
By Carrie Beck, Undergraduate Research Fellow August 08, 2008
Higher Education: The Importance of Investing in Our State
By Joe Radosevich, 2008 George Washington University Shapiro Public Service Fellow June 19, 2008
The Student Credit Squeeze Percolates Up
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow June 03, 2008
Sustainability Saves Money, Energy on Minnesota Campuses
By Erin Boeke Burke, Graduate Research Fellow May 28, 2008
Critical Need for College Opportunities
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow May 07, 2008
Increasing College Opportunities for Minority Students
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow December 05, 2007
Tuition Agreement Opens More Opportunities
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow July 05, 2007