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MnSCU Trustees Consider More Collaborations

The board of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is set to discuss big changes for Southwest Minnesota State University and Minnesota West Community and Technical College.

07/19/2011

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MnSCU Trustees OK Budget With Tuition Increases

The trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system have approved a budget that raises tuition, cuts programs and eliminates positions.

06/22/2011

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MnSCU Rescinds 6,000 Layoff Notices

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is rescinding layoff notices for about 6,000 employees because officials are now sure MnSCU will operate in a government shutdown.

06/21/2011

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Deal To Keep MnSCU Open During Possible Shutdown

Tens of thousands of students attending institutions in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system would pay more in tuition this fall under a proposed budget discussed Wednesday, but at least officials are now confident the classroom doors will be open this fall even if other parts of the government shut down.

06/15/2011

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MnSCU Trustees Consider Tuition Hike

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system is moving ahead with a budget that would raise tuitionan average of nearly 4 percent at its 25 two-year colleges.

06/15/2011

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Tuition Rises In Proposed MnSCU Budget

Tuition in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system would go up next year in the proposed budget that goes before the Board of Trustees on Wednesday.

06/12/2011

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MnSCU May Send 6,000 Layoff Notices On Friday

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will send layoff notices to 6,000 employees Friday if it can’t work out a deal to get access to its money during a looming state government shutdown, said Laura King, the system’s chief financial officer.

06/09/2011

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MnSCU Prepares For Potential State Shutdown

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system will send layoff notices to 6,000 employees Friday if it can’t work out a deal to get access to its money in a state government shutdown.

06/08/2011

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MnSCU Enrolls 100,000th Online Student This Year

A Minneapolis woman has become the 100,000th online student this year at the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.

05/16/2011

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Financial Aid Soars At MnSCU

The amount of financial aid flowing to students in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system shot up 25 percent from 2009 to 2010 to $1.2 billion.

05/15/2011

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MnSCU Gives 4 Faculty Top Educator Honors

The trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system have given the system’s highest honor, the Educator of the Year award, to four faculty members.

04/22/2011

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MnSCU Agrees To Contract With New Chancellor

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system has reached a deal with the system’s next chancellor that will pay a base salary of $360,000 plus up $50,000 a year in performance bonuses.

04/20/2011

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MnSCU Board Appoints New Presidents

The trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system have appointed two new presidents and two new interim presidents of system colleges or universities.

04/20/2011

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MnSCU Board Considers New Presidents

The trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system are considering the appointments of several new college presidents during their regular monthly meeting.

04/20/2011

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Foundations Raise Less For MnSCU

It was a tough year for the more than 40 charitable foundations that support the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and its individual institutions.

03/16/2011

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