Katrina Pross


New student representatives to the Board of Regents look to next year

Student representatives to the board are responsible for attending regent meetings, where they serve as non-voting members on committees. The representatives speak on behalf of the student body and publish reports that include topics they want to bring to the regents’ attention.

UMN Board of Regents approves new leadership

University Board of Regents approve new leadership at Friday's meeting, making regent Ken Powell chair and regent Steve Sviggum vice chair of the University’s governing board. 

Structural fire reported in Prospect Park

Minneapolis Fire Department responded to a structural fire Wednesday night around 8:10 p.m. at 501 29th Ave. SE. MFD reported on Twitter at 8:26 p.m. that the fire, which was at a commercial building, was under control with no victims or injuries.

UMN Board of Regents hires new firm for presidential search

The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents decided to discontinue its partnership with the search firm Storbeck/Pimentel and Associates for its role in the search to find the next University president, according to a statement released Wednesday.