Just a note to say On Campus will be quiet this week due to other reporting duties.
Editors have drafted me this week to cover general assignments and miscellaneous breaking news. I thought I’d have time to tend to the blog, but things have been hectic.
I’ll be back to normal next week.
Meanwhile, here’s a piece I completed last week on how the typical agriculture student at the U of M has changed.
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.