MPR Photo/Tom Scheck OK, let’s talk higher ed Looks like more people are noting a lack of a higher education discussion among Minnesota’s gubernatorial candidates — and demanding more policy meat. Two progressive Minnesota non-profit groups – Growth & Justice and the Minnesota Minority Education Partnership – are calling on the would-be govs to make higher-ed a Read more

MPR/Jeffrey Thompson Relatively quiet on higher education You might think that with budget cuts and layoffs shrinking state universities, and with impending leadership changes influencing how they’ll do business, gubernatorial candidates would be speaking out about how to handle it all. Hardly. Their voters are pressing them to engage in the education battles at the lower levels, Read more