Former President Jimmy Carter Speaks On Women, Human Rights At Minneapolis EventFormer President Jimmy Carter is in Minnesota Friday to make a special appearance at the Augsburg College Nobel Peace Prize Forum. President Carter won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002, more than 20 years after he left office.
Jimmy Carter Flies Into MSP, Greets Passengers On PlaneFormer President Jimmy Carter will be in the Twin Cities this afternoon to moderate a discussion on human rights and democracy as part of a Nobel Peace Prize forum. He'll start his visit by speaking to a group of students at Augsburg College.
Former President Jimmy Carter Visits Twin CitiesFormer President Jimmy Carter will visit the Twin Cities Friday. He'll be moderating a discussion on human rights and democracy as part of a Nobel Peace Prize forum. First on the schedule, he'll speak to a group of young students gathering at Augsburg College.
Former President Jimmy Carter Coming To Minneapolis FridayFormer U.S President Jimmy Carter is coming to Minneapolis on Friday as part of the 27th-annual Nobel Peace Prize Forum. The event is Friday through Sunday at the Radisson Blu Hotel in downtown Minneapolis.
At Augsburg, Bill Nye Talks How Science Can Save The WorldOn Saturday night, families in the Twin Cities shared their love of science with one of pop culture's most recognized scientists.
Good Question: How Do Our Memories Work?NBC News anchor Brian Williams is being criticized after telling a story about being shot down in a helicopter while covering the Iraq war in 2003. He's repeated the story several times since that time but admitted on Wednesday that it wasn’t true.
U Students Look Into Adopting 'Affirmative Consent' PolicyStudents at the University of Minnesota say the "affirmative consent" policy could make it easier to determine if sex was indeed consensual.
Minnesota Sets A Record On 'Give To The Max' DayMinnesotans helped break a record on Thursday, Give to the Max Day. The 24-hour campaign of online donations ended at midnight. More than 120,000 people donated money adding up to more than $18 million for charities and non-profit organizations.
Augsburg Community Mourns Loss Of Sports Legend Edor NelsonEveryone associated with Augsburg College is mourning the loss of sports legend Edor Nelson, who died Wednesday at the age of 100. Nelson reached his centennial birthday on Aug. 18, and Augsburg had a party for him on the Minneapolis campus.
Augsburg Renames Football Field For 100-Year-Old AlumAugsburg College helped give a newly 100-year-old man quite the memorable birthday celebration. Edor Nelson was born in Dawson, Minnesota in 1914. He graduated from Augsburg in 1938, where he played baseball, football and basketball.
Local Food Trucks Enjoys All-Star Game BoostMajor League Baseball celebrates stars of the past and future during the All-Star Game. But the big leagues are moving beyond peanuts and Cracker Jacks, putting the spotlight on five up-and-coming Minnesota chefs.
35 Years Later, Woman Who Put School On Hold For Fmr. Twins Player GraduatesMay is graduation month at colleges around the state. There's a story behind every one of those smiling students and their families, but few are quite like Janice Gladden's. Her husband, former Minnesota Twin Dan Gladden, watched his college sweetheart graduate 35 years after they first started at a junior college in California. Back then, she quit school to support him in the minors.
Dalai Lama Visits Minneapolis For Nobel Peace Prize Forum, Tibetan New YearOne of the most respected people in the world is spending time in Minnesota. The Dalai Lama was in Minneapolis Saturday for a Nobel Peace Prize Forum hosted by Augsburg College.
Cedar To Hold Benefit For Mpls. Fire VictimsThe Cedar Cultural Center will hold a benefit concert to raise money for victims of a fatal apartment building fire near downtown Minneapolis. The concert takes place Jan. 24 at The Cedar, located on the Minneapolis West Bank. The Cedar is just down the street from where the New Year's Day fire and explosion killed three people. The fire also destroyed a grocery store on the ground level and displaced tenants in 10 apartments.
Best College Productions To See This Year In MinnesotaCatch a budding thespian on the rise at a Minnesota college theater production.