Jake Anderson

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For MN Jobs, Will College Degrees Be Required?

For MN Jobs, Will College Degrees Be Required?

Georgetown University found that Minnesota ranks second in the country, behind only Washington, D.C., in the concentration of jobs that will require postsecondary education by 2020. Seventy-four percent will demand
Steam Engines: Back To The Future

Steam Engines: Back To The Future

Few would assume that acquiring a rusting 1937 steam locomotive from a museum in Kansas represents a step forward for clean energy. But a collaboration between the University of Minnesota’s
Test Driving A Restaurant

Test Driving A Restaurant

We were told that food trucks would provide culinarians without trust funds an opportunity to bring great tastes to the masses free from the oppressive up-front costs or overhead of
Taking On Minnesota’s Water Issues

Taking On Minnesota’s Water Issues

The second annual Minnesota Idea Open tackles issues of water quality,  inviting the public to submit ideas for improving the state’s water supply and awarding $15,000 to help implement the