2006 news releases

December 27, 2006 - MnSCU produces 74 percent increase in the number of nursing graduates

November 16, 2006 - Renovating Faribault campus, establishing permanent higher education presence in Owatonna recommended by study

November 15, 2006 - Minnesota Online honored with 2006 Institutional Service Award

November 15, 2006 - MnSCU to ask state for $177 million increase over next two years

October 31, 2006 - MnSCU receives a 2006 Tekne award for Minnesota Online

October 18, 2006 - Fall enrollment rises slightly at MnSCU

October 18, 2006 - Fall enrollment rises slightly at MnSCU

September 22, 2006 - Robert Erickson's fifth 53-campus bike tour raises $31,015 to aid part-time students

September 20, 2006 - State's investment in MnSCU returns $3.5 billion a year to state's economy

August 31, 2006 - Governor Pawlenty appoints Anderson to MnSCU Board of Trustees

August 24, 2006 - Six regional coordinators set to expand services to veterans at MnSCU

August 23, 2006 - Explore higher education possibilities at the MnSCU state fair booth

August 17, 2006 - Robert Erickson set to make fifth bike tour for scholarships

August 10, 2006 - Governor Pawlenty names Paskach to Rochester Higher Education Development Committee

July 19, 2006 - David Paskach elected chair of the MnSCU Board of Trustees

July 19, 2006 - Job Skills Partnership Board awards $3.1 million to MnSCU and their partners

July 11, 2006 - MnSCU to study higher education needs along Interstate 35

June 30, 2006 - MnSCU collaborates with national group to offer online training for home care and hospice workers

June 28, 2006 - Thirteen community leaders appointed to MnSCU Community Action Diversity Council

June 26, 2006 - Governor Pawlenty appoints four to the MnSCU Board of Trustees

June 23, 2006 - MnSCU awards 12 grants to improve student learning

June 21, 2006 - Chancellor McCormick's contract extended by MnSCU Board of Trustees

June 21, 2006 - MnSCU Board of Trustees awards emeritus status to retiring President Joan Volkmuth

June 21, 2006 - MnSCU to phase in commom semester start dates beginning in 2007

June 20, 2006 - MnSCU system honors faculty and staff for outstanding achievement

June 7, 2006 - MnSCU selects 54 individuals for Luoma Leadership Academy

June 1, 2006 - $191.4 million in building, remodeling projects approved for MnSCU

April 19, 2006 - Donors and foundation directors recognized by MnSCU trustees

April 5, 2006 - Candidate Advisory Council recommends candidates to the governor for MnSCU Board of Trustees

April 5, 2006 - MnSCU appoints associate vice chancellor for instructional technology

March 30, 2006 - Two-year college students honored for academic achievements and community service

March 22, 2006 - Anne Temte appointed president of Northland Community and Technical College

March 22, 2006 - Joyce Helens appointed president of St. Cloud Technical College

March 22, 2006 - Kathryn Jeffery appointed president of Hennepin Technical College

March 22, 2006 - Larry Lundblad appointed president of Central Lakes College

March 22, 2006 - MnSCU Board of Trustees appoints four new presidents

March 20, 2006 - Anne Temte recommended as Northland Community and Technical College president

March 20, 2006 - Joyce Helens recommended as St. Cloud Technical College president

March 20, 2006 - Kathryn Jeffery recommended as Hennepin Technical College president

March 20, 2006 - Larry Lundblad recommended as Central Lakes president

March 6, 2006 - MnSCU appoints director of foundation and corporate relations

March 2, 2006 - MnSCU appoints associate vice chancellor for labor relations

February 27, 2006 - Three finalists recommended for Central Lakes College presidency

February 27, 2006 - Three finalists recommended for Hennepin Technical College presidency

February 27, 2006 - Three finalists recommended for Northland Community and Technical College presidency

February 27, 2006 - Three finalists recommended for St. Cloud Technical College presidency

February 1, 2006 - MnSCU joins national effort to help high school seniors apply for financial aid

January 27, 2006 - MnSCU announces 2005 Excellence Awards for Fiscal, Facilities Management

January 24, 2006 - MnSCU leadership program named for Trustee Emeritus Jim Luoma

January 19, 2006 - Average tuition and fees set to increase by $288 for 2006-2007

January 19, 2006 - Board of Trustees approves 2006-2010 strategic plan to increase access, quality and innovation and aid state's economic development

January 11, 2006 - Applications sought for MnSCU Board of Trustees

January 9, 2006 - 'Power of You' initiative launched in Minneapolis, St. Paul

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