U of M establishes region's first dedicated research hub and portal on achievement gaps
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 14:46
The University of Minnesota is establishing the region's first dedicated research hub and portal for information about achievement gaps, President Eric Kaler announced April 2 in his State of the University address.
Several administrative changes for the 2015-16 school year were recently approved by the Robbinsdale Area School Board, including the appointment of new principals at FAIR Crystal and Cooper High School.
Metropolitan State wins Kennedy Center National Award for Outstanding Production of a New Work
Tuesday, 14 April 2015 14:40
Metropolitan State University has received the national award for Outstanding Production of a New Work for "My Soul and other Broken Things" from the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF), a national event involving 18,000 students from U.S. colleges and universities. The Kennedy Center is presenting Metropolitan State's award in Washington D.C. on April 18 at the Kennedy Center.
Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter of Links Incorporated sponsors young women's issues forum: An African-American perspective
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:48
The Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter of the Links Incorporated is sponsoring the Young Women's Issues Forum: An African-American Perspective on Saturday, April 18, at the Minneapolis Community and Technical College, 1501 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Metropolitan State University receives 2015 Campus of Integrity Award
Monday, 06 April 2015 13:51
Metropolitan State University has been chosen as a recipient of this year's Campus of Integrity Award by the International Center for Academic Integrity (ICAI). The award honors institutions demonstrating exceptional efforts to promote and maintain the values of academic integrity.
Thursday, 02 April 2015 15:15
Written by Dae'Aune Austin, Ashantae Braxton, Anyia Jackson, Keijah Jackson, Tadaijah Jordan and Shuan Washington of the WE WIN Institute
Women's History Month is an opportunity to give homage to sisters who are loved by their community and have made life better for all.
One of these remarkable women is Nothando Zulu who is a master storyteller that shares wisdom through her tales. Zulu grew up on a farm, outside Franklin, Va. Even then, she knew that storytelling was her calling; as she recalls being rewarded in school for her stories. Her mother died when she was 17, which is when she moved to Minnesota.