The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering's new interim dean assumed his role Jan. 16.
The University of Minnesota Board of Regents will vote on a resolution aimed at improving retention and recruitment of underrepresented students at its February meeting.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton appointed Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to the U.S. Senate Wednesday, replacing Sen. Al Franken as he prepares to resign amid groping allegations.
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.
Three Espresso Royale locations in the Twin Cities — including Dinkytown — are set to close Dec. 21, according to employees.
Cedar-Riverside is the only neighborhood in Minneapolis that had two organizations - which exist with the goal of improving the city's neighborhoods - apply for funding from the Neighborhood Revitalization Program.
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.
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.
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.
The Extend the Greenway Partnership is looking to expand the Midtown Greenway, a protected bike path that spans from south Minneapolis to West River Parkway. Under the plan, the greenway would extend to Prospect Park and then into downtown St. Paul.