NEWS


1/31/2019, 9:12am

In the Know: Episode 17

In this episode of "In the Know," Luke Diamond and Tiffany Bui speak with four University of Minnesota students who are struggling with the continued non-resident tuition hikes and Features Reporter Audrey Kennedy.


1/30/2019, 11:15pm

With higher ed costs rising, libraries offer free textbooks

For Rebecca Swenson, an assistant professor of agricultural communication and marketing, the cost of her course’s textbook wasn’t adding up. She used a standard business communications textbook, but she said it was too general to justify making 100 students pay $90 every semester. She sought a solution that better aligned with her environmental content.


1/27/2019, 11:17pm

UMN omits bodycams from budget request

After a two-year review period, the University of Minnesota Police Department has decided not to seek funding for bodycams in its upcoming budget request. University administrators cited sufficient existing infrastructure and privacy concerns as reasons not to ask for the funding.