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Rep. Mohamud Noor, DFL-Minneapolis, sat down with the Minnesota Daily to reflect on his first legislative session and express hopes for the upcoming session on Friday, July 12 in his office.
Rep. Mohamud Noor, DFL-Minneapolis, sat down with the Minnesota Daily to reflect on his first legislative session and express hopes for the upcoming session on Friday, July 12 in his office.

7/14/2019, 10:42pm

Rep. Mohamud Noor talks working with MSA for renters' rights, home ownership and tuition

The Minnesota Daily sat down with Mohamud Noor following his first legislative session as the University area's state representative.

Rep. Mohamud Noor, DFL-Minneapolis, sat down with the Minnesota Daily to reflect on his first session as a state representative from the University of Minnesota and surrounding neighborhoods in District 60B.


7/9/2019, 9:47pm

Higher education policy a focus of Democratic presidential primary

Debt and the cost of college are the focus of several Democratic presidential candidates' campaigns ahead of the 2020 Democratic primary. Policy statements range from offering student loan refinancing at lower interest rates to canceling all student debt. Some candidates have proposed no-cost community college, while others seek to make all public colleges tuition free.


7/4/2019, 10:47am

City and business owners team up to upgrade lighting in Cedar-Riverside

Through a grant from the city of Minneapolis, the West Bank Business Association will place safety lights in lowly-lit areas on Cedar Avenue South beginning next week. Residents and business owners hope the extra lighting, along with events held by WBBA throughout the summer, will help prevent crime and promote business in the neighborhood.


6/25/2019, 8:37pm

UMN unveils remodeled lib ed draft plan

A committee tasked with overhauling the University of Minnesota’s liberal education requirements has three draft plans making their way around the University community, including several major changes. The curriculum has largely been unchanged since the ‘90s.