2007 news releases

December 27, 2007 - Federal funds approved for veterans re-entry program, nursing education, renewable energy, engineering technology and child protection programs at MnSCU

December 20, 2007 - MnSCU establishes college access and opportunity centers

November 21, 2007 - MnSCU receives award for outstanding use of technology

November 9, 2007 - Higher education website available for returning soldiers

October 31, 2007 - William Lowe appointed interim president of Metropolitan State University

October 25, 2007 - William Lowe recommended to be interim president of Metropolitan State University

October 17, 2007 - Greater-than-expected increase boosts enrollment at MnSCU system by 4.5%

October 16, 2007 - St. Cloud State University one of three recognized for excellence in teacher education

September 21, 2007 - Robert Erickson's final 53-campus bike tour raises $31,602 to aid part-time students

August 23, 2007 - MnSCU State Fair booth to highlight first responder training, dog resuscitation simulator and Fire Safety House

August 17, 2007 - Robert Erickson set to make sixth bike tour for scholarships

August 2, 2007 - MnSCU officials offer sympathy in wake of bridge collapse

July 30, 2007 - Joseph Opatz appointed president of Normandale Community College

July 27, 2007 - Joseph Opatz recommended as Normandale Community College president

July 24, 2007 - Richard Joerger appointed system director for agriculture and business management education programs at MnSCU

July 23, 2007 - Three finalists selected for Normandale Community College presidency

July 18, 2007 - Bernardine Bryant appointed interim president of Normandale Community College

July 18, 2007 - David Olson elected chair of MnSCU Board of Trustees

July 18, 2007 - MnSCU trustees approve tuition reciprocity agreement with Wisconsin

July 11, 2007 - Coleman announces federal grants for eight Minnesota nursing programs

June 21, 2007 - Board of Trustees approves tuition increases averaging $146 for 2007-2008

June 21, 2007 - Request for $350 million in building and remodeling projects approved by MnSCU Trustees

June 20, 2007 - Chancellor McCormick's contract extended by MnSCU Board of Trustees

May 31, 2007 - Governor Pawlenty signs K-12, higher education and transportation bills, vetoes tax bill

May 31, 2007 - Vermilion Community College graduate heads to Harvard, one of about 250 dual graduates from high school and MnSCU

May 22, 2007 - Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College set to reorganize into two institutions

April 24, 2007 - MnSCU honors faculty and staff for outstanding achievement

April 19, 2007 - First-ever Excellence in Teaching Award winners named by MnSCU Board of Trustees

March 21, 2007 - Earl Potter appointed St. Cloud State University president

March 21, 2007 - Minnesota's public, private colleges team up to urge students to get set for college

March 16, 2007 - Earl Potter recommended as St. Cloud State University president

March 6, 2007 - Three finalists recommended for St. Cloud State University presidency

February 22, 2007 - Two-year college students honored for academic achievements and community service

February 16, 2007 - MnSCU announces 2006 Excellence Awards for Fiscal, Facilities Management

February 1, 2007 - Dakota County Technical College president receives national "Star of Education" award

January 30, 2007 - Governor Pawlenty reappoints two to Midwestern Higher Education Commission

January 23, 2007 - MnSCU joins with African American churches to promote higher education

January 1, 2007 - 2007 news releases