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Good Question: Why Aren’t There More D-1 Minn. Schools?

Minnesota didn’t make it to the “big dance” this year, but three of the four Division 1 schools from Iowa did: Iowa, Iowa State and Northern Iowa. Our neighbor to the south has a little over half the population of Minnesota, but four times the number of D-1 schools.


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U Of M Regents Scrutinize Administrative Pay

As tuition and student debt are on the rise, so is the scrutiny regarding executive pay at the University of Minnesota.


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New President Takes Office At U Of M This Week

The University of Minnesota gets a new president this week when Eric Kaler officially takes the top job on Friday.


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Likely Rising Tuition Fees Have U Of M Students Upset

Getting a degree from the University of Minnesota could cost students more next year. The Board of Regents will vote on a plan to increase tuition at its meeting Monday.


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Bruininks Gives Near-State Record Catch To Bell Museum

It was the catch of a lifetime, but outgoing University of Minnesota President Bob Bruininks is parting ways with his big fish.


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U Of M President Presents Tuition Hike

The University of Minnesota will eliminate hundreds of jobs, cut millions of dollars in academic programs, freeze wages and raise tuition rates as part of a budget presented Friday by outgoing President Robert Bruininks.


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Students Heading To The ‘U’ Could See Tuition Increase

The University of Minnesota Board of Regents will survey the financial future of the university this week as it considers how to do more with less in its next budget.


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U Of M Regents Get A Peek At 2012 Budget

University of Minnesota President Robert Bruininks is hinting that proposed cuts in state support could mean fewer university employees in the 2012 budget.


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Bruininks To Testify Before Minn. Senate Panel

University of Minnesota President Robert Bruininks visits the Capitol Wednesday to testify before a Senate higher education panel.


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One Finalist Named In U Of M President Search

One finalist has been named in the search for someone to replace University of Minnesota President Robert Bruininks.


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U Of Minn. To Name Presidential Finalists

The list of finalists to be the next president of the University of Minnesota will be released Friday.