Education

New St. Thomas Dean To Build Bridges With Health Care Sector

Dr. Stefanie Lenway will reach out to Mayo, UnitedHealth in her new role at the university’s Opus College of Business.

August 22, 2014

U Of M Drops Venture Capital Fund Plans, Debuts Seed-Funding Program

Shelving previous plans for two venture capital funds worth $70 million, the university announced a new seed-investment program to help fund startups.

August 21, 2014

U Of M Touts Record Year For Spinning Off Startups

The university said its Venture Center helped introduce 15 new companies in its latest fiscal year.

August 14, 2014

U of M hopes to ban 'Redskins' during November Vikings game

The University of Minnesota is working with the Minnesota Vikings on a plan that would disallow the use of the Washington Redskins nickname when they visit the Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium in...

August 07, 2014

Mankato ranked one of the most affordable college towns

The city of Mankato has been ranked in a national survey as one of the most affordable college towns, because of its relatively low cost of living. The list was put together by Great Value Colleges...

August 06, 2014

2 MN Schools Make Forbes' List Of Top 100 U.S. Colleges

Carleton College and Macalester College both appear on Forbes' list, which is based on 12 different measures and emphasizes students' return on investment.

July 31, 2014

State university faculty reach tentative contract with MnSCU

A 13-month contract standoff between Minnesota’s state universities and its faculty members may finally be over. The union representing faculty at the seven state universities says it has...

July 30, 2014

Middle Managers

Why Middle Managers Are Crucial Right Now

With sagging employee engagement in many workplaces, effective middle managers are crucial to inspiring workers and helping them achieve company goals.

July 28, 2014

Solar study: U of M students seek state's sunniest places

Seven graduate students at the University of Minnesota are looking to shine a light on the state’s sunniest spots. As part of a semester-long study ultimately aimed at boosting the state...

July 28, 2014

State Accuses Two For-Profit Colleges Of Misleading Students

Lori Swanson's lawsuit alleges that the Minnesota School of Business and Globe University misrepresented job opportunities available to criminal justice graduates; the schools denied the allegations.

July 22, 2014

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