It’s the college’s indoor garden, or “Garden Court,” a little section of lush solitude in the heart of the three-building campus. It feels a little like being in a conservatorium — even a class or two will venture into the area to study the plants.
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.