As COVID Restrictions Relax, MDH Updates Testing Guidance That Focuses On Young StudentsThe Minnesota Department of Health is updating COVID-19 testing guidance as more students are returning to classrooms and youth sports.
Young Adults Still Can't Identify Fake News, Study FindsA new study has found that many college students and recent graduates can't detect real news from fake news.
Best Winter Break Destinations In The U.S.A look at five of America's best winter break destinations for college students
Lifestyle Expert Offers Dorm Decorating Tips For New College StudentsLifestyle expert J.J. Keras stopped by WCCO with some tips for students to dress up their dorm rooms, like bedding, wall decor, caddies, desks and extra storage.
More Students Turning To Crowdfunding For TuitionWith the cost of tuition rising every year, crowd fundraising site GoFundMe reports more people are turning to the internet to ask for help. The College Board estimates the average college student graduates with $30,000 in loans.
Hey College Grads, Here’s What Not To Do In A Job Interview In a couple of weeks, college students will be graduating -- and hopefully interviewing -- for jobs in their chosen fields.
‘U’ Student Takes His Thriftiness To Web SeriesA University of Minnesota sophomore is living on an extreme budget, and chronicling it online. David Levitz's apartment is barebones, like a lot of college students.
Gov. Dayton Addresses College Leadership SummitHundreds of college students attended a leadership summit Saturday afternoon at the Bloomington Hilton with Governor Mark Dayton. The governor spoke about issues affecting higher education, including his efforts to make college more affordable for Minnesotans. "We invested most of that new money in education at all levels, from early childhood right through post-secondary,” Dayton said. “[We] increased higher education funding by $250 million.”
3 Robberies Over Weekend Near ‘U Of M’The University of Minnesota is reminding students and pedestrians to take precautions while walking late at night after three people – two of them students – were robbed over the weekend.
U of M Houses Record Number Of Freshmen There are more freshmen living on the University of Minnesota campus than ever before. The University reports out of 5,500 incoming freshmen 4,783 have decided to call the campus home.
College Student Prep: Must-Have Items For Every Dorm RoomThe bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.
The Good Life For Less: Give College Students A Little CreditBack to school time is upon us. We usually think of little ones heading off to class, but there are lots of college kids who will be heading off to dorms and starting their lives as adults.
Young People Lead The Jubilation Over Bin Laden's DeathIn a Southwest High School government class, there was no shortage of students willing to chime in. The day's topic was one lesson in current events they've all been anxiously awaiting.
Study: Adderall Usage Up Among College StudentsIt is midterm week at colleges across Minnesota. Rather than just studying, many students are turning to a prescription pill to perform in class -- Adderall.
Young Men Rescue Mankato Family From Rollover CrashIt was a close call for a North Mankato family when their car collided with another car, which tossed them down a ravine. But, they were lucky to have two college students to come to the rescue.