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Presidential search committee completes first round of interviews

The search committee selected to help find the next University of Minnesota president announced Friday the group had completed its first round  of interviews with candidates — the next step in the ongoing process to find President Eric Kaler’s replacement. 

Voters start early in UMN campus area

Paige Reno has a tradition on election day: she always goes to Al’s Breakfast before heading to the polls. Today, she decided on the blueberry walnut pancakes, a coffee and mostly Democrats down the ballot. 

UMN looks to aid struggling Minnesota farms

With many Minnesota farmers facing additional stress amid an agricultural economic downturn this harvest season, a University of Minnesota Extension program offering free financial counseling aims to lend a hand.

University members provide feedback on St. Paul revamp plan

During listening sessions about the future of the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus, many members expressed support for the University’s plans. However, some faculty and staff said they’ve felt left out of the planning process.