Kelly Busche


University of Minnesota, Prospect Park look to move transitway

The University of Minnesota Transitway – connecting East Bank to the St. Paul campus – may be relocated. The University of Minnesota and the Prospect Park Association have held conversations in support of moving the roadway to allow further development in the neighborhood.

UMN grad students walk out over Republican tax plan

Armed with signs and megaphones, more than 200 graduate students, research assistants, teaching assistants and instructors left classes Wednesday to protest a tax reform package being considered in Congress. 

Como neighborhood association sees increase in student involvement

Three University of Minnesota students were elected to SECIA’s 13-member board on Nov. 14, with many saying they were influenced to get involved at the local level due to the current political climate. The newly elected members hope to use their positions to lessen the divide between student renters and permanent residents.

New Cedar-Riverside center gives students high-end tech opportunity

A new technology center in Cedar-Riverside will connect youth from immigrant families to high-end technology. Kids and teenagers are already testing the equipment and professional software tools at the new technology center in the Brian Coyle Center on West Bank, which will officially open Dec. 4.