Max Chao


New national data shows increase in grants

Newly released national data suggests a recent trend of students increasingly receiving grants and fewer students taking out loans.  The study, curated by the National Center for Education Statistics and released every four years, reflects the years-long trend of students increasingly utilizing federal grants.

Rochester campus names new chancellor

The University of Minnesota Rochester named Lori Carrell as its new chancellor Wednesday. Carrell, who has served as the campus’s interim chancellor since August, will officially take office on Feb. 12.