Here’s gubernatorial candidate Tom Horner (Independence) talking about higher education.
Each candidate spends 15-20 minutes answering questions on issues including tuition, budget priorities, jobs for graduates and online learning.
In the coming weeks, MnSCU and its student organizations will release excerpts that address individual issues.
The whole series plus details can be found here.
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Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.