2008 news releases

November 25, 2008 - Maryan G. McCormick receives "Spousal Tribute" from the American Association of State Colleges and Universities

November 20, 2008 - Eugenia Paulus named one of four U.S. Professors of the Year

November 20, 2008 - Governor Pawlenty and MnSCU board chair announce online learning initiative

November 20, 2008 - Grindeland named MSUM's 8th Minnesota Professor of the Year

November 19, 2008 - MnSCU board seeks $71.7 million increase over the next two years

November 14, 2008 - MnSCU's Laura King named Nonprofit CFO of the Year

November 14, 2008 - Two States Partner to Offer New Student ePortfolios

November 6, 2008 - MnSCU launches initiative to connect with businesses, strengthen workforce

October 31, 2008 - Chancellor named to first national industry-led education council

October 20, 2008 - Minnesota’s higher education systems collaborate with Willmar and private industry to open research center for biotechnology business development

October 10, 2008 - MnSCU enrollment increases by nearly 3 percent

April 26, 2008 - Six pilot projects seek ways to reduce textbook costs for students

April 25, 2008 - Inver Hills Community College president announces plans to retire

April 20, 2008 - Legislature trims MnSCU budget

April 18, 2008 - MnSCU honors faculty and staff for outstanding achievement

April 17, 2008 - Four Excellence in Teaching Award winners named by MnSCU Board of Trustees

April 16, 2008 - Edna Mora Szymanski appointed president of Minnesota State University Moorhead

April 16, 2008 - Sue K. Hammersmith appointed president of Metropolitan State University

April 10, 2008 - Edna Szymanski recommended as president of Minnesota State University Moorhead

April 8, 2008 - Candidate Advisory Council recommends candidates to the governor for MnSCU Board of Trustees

April 7, 2008 - Three presidential semifinalists named for Minnesota State University Moorhead

April 2, 2008 - Report on remedial education shows gaps in college preparation, MnSCU officials say

March 31, 2008 - Sue K. Hammersmith recommended for presidency of Metropolitan State University

March 26, 2008 - John O'Brien appointed acting president of Century College

March 26, 2008 - MnSCU meets every performance goal set by state officials

March 24, 2008 - Three Metropolitan State University presidential semi-finalists named

March 19, 2008 - Board of Trustees appoints interim presidents for Hennepin Technical College and Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

March 19, 2008 - Richard Shrubb appointed president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College

March 19, 2008 - Sue Collins appointed president of Northeast Higher Education District

March 13, 2008 - Twenty-one applicants selected to interview for MnSCU Board of Trustees

March 6, 2008 - Sue Collins recommended for presidency of Northeast Higher Education District

March 5, 2008 - Richard Shrubb recommended as Minnesota West Community and Technical College president

March 3, 2008 - Three presidential finalists named for Northeast Higher Education District

February 29, 2008 - Minnesota State College Faculty and system reach tentative labor agreement

February 22, 2008 - Three presidential finalists named for Minnesota West Community and Technical College

February 19, 2008 - Application Deadline Extended to February 28, 2008 for MnSCU Board of Trustees

February 5, 2008 - 2007 awards for excellence in management announced by MnSCU

February 4, 2008 - State university faculty reach tentative labor agreement

January 31, 2008 - MnSCU to hold public hearings on proposed state career and technical education plan

January 22, 2008 - MnSCU officials set to promote higher education at places of worship

January 15, 2008 - MnSCU chancellor recommends lowest tuition increases since 1998

January 14, 2008 - Request for $350 million in building and remodeling projects approved by MnSCU Trustees

January 8, 2008 - Applications sought for MnSCU Board of Trustees

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