N.D. Community College Waiving Tuition For Tribal MembersA community college run by the five American Indian tribes in North Dakota is waiving tuition for students who are enrolled members of federally recognized tribes, starting with the fall semester.
Hamline University Adjunct Faculty Ratify 1st ContractAdjunct faculty members at Hamline University in St. Paul have overwhelmingly approved their first contract since forming a union. Base pay for the approximately 200 covered instructors will rise by 20 to 30 percent over two years.
College Inside Track President Visits WCCO Sunday MorningCollege Inside Track President Chris Willis joins WCCO Sunday Morning to talk college finances and college debt.
Want To Make A Good Salary After College? Here's Where To GoGenerally, college students spend a lot of time thinking about money. From how to pay for their education to how they will pay for debt after graduation, money is often at the forefront.
Final Run This Week For Current Version Of The SATThe current version of the SAT college entrance exam has its final run this weekend, when hundreds of thousands of students nationwide will sit, squirm or stress through the nearly four-hour reading, writing and math test. A new revamped version debuts in March.
Program Would Cut Interest Rates For College GradsThe state's Office of Higher Education has announced a new refinancing program to cut interest rates for Minnesotans who face large debt from student loans. Hundreds of thousands of Minnesota residents could be eligible.
Faculty Calls Out U. Iowa President's 'Should Be Shot' CommentFaculty groups are calling for University of Iowa president Bruce Harreld to face consequences for suggesting that unprepared teachers "should be shot." Chapters of the American Association of University Professors at Iowa's three public universities say the insensitive remark calls into question Harreld's leadership abilities.
Macalester’s ‘Dog Day’ Helps Students De-Stress During FinalsIt's the end of the semester for colleges across the Twin Cities, which means students are studying for their final exams.
Minnesota Ranked 5th In Nation For Student Loan DebtMinnesota has made another list, but it is not a good one to be on if you are heading to college. A new study from the Institute for College Access and Success says Minnesota ranks fifth on the list of the states with the highest student debt.
4 Things To Know: Minnesota's Small Business Day, Unhappy College Grads And MoreFrom Minnesota's small business day to the possible government shutdown to the reason college grads are so unhappy, here's a look at the four stories to know about for Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.
Faculty Group Condemns Regents' Hiring Of U. Iowa PresidentA day before the decision, the University of Iowa's governing board was warned that choosing Bruce Harreld as president would badly damage its relationship with the faculty.
Good Question: How Do We Pay For College?According to Sallie Mae, the average American family will spend $24,164 this year on undergraduate college for 18-24 year olds. For four-year private institution, that number jumps to $41,875. For a two-year public college, it’s $13,531. So, how do we pay for college? Good Question.