So we’ve just seen University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler as a down-home, man-of-the-earth kind of guy at the State Fair.
But have you seen this month’s issue of Twin Cities Business?
Kaler is looking positively heroic on the cover.
(It seems to be channeling a mix of socialist realism and old Superman images, but maybe that’s just me. Either way, covers like these often breed big expectations. Good luck, Dr. K.)
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About the blogger
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.