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2014 - Metropolitan State in the News

Thursday, July 24Listen Live! Monte Bute will be on the show, “On Point with Tom Ashbrook,” along with Nell Bernstein, the author of "Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prisons." —National Public Radio

Monday, July 21—Radio host, civic leader Andy Driscoll dies at age 74 —insurancenewsnet.com

Friday, July 18—Aspiring educator shares penny-pinching tips —MSR News

Wednesday, July 16—The indelible stain of juvenile prisons —Star Tribune

Saturday, July 5—Metropolitan State University looks to fresh start with new president —TwinCities.com

Thursday, July 3—Adjunct faculty issues discussion on Truth to Tell —TruthtoTell.org

Wednesday, June 25—Imagination to action: Building commons movement from the ground up —Resilience.org

Tuesday, June 24—Meet your BC City Council and State Representative candidates —Sun Post

Tuesday, June 24—Metro State can go back to its rule-breaking roots —StarTribune.com

Saturday, June 21—Ruben Rosario: Minnesota man's recovery at 13,000 feet —TwinCities.com

Wednesday, June 18—Minnesota: Straighten up, MnSCU board: Pioneer Press editorial —TwinCities.com

Tuesday, June 17—Minneapolis Urban League Honors Dr. Reatha Clark King —CBS News

Tuesday, June 17—Metro State honors students—InsightNews.com

Monday, June 16—MnSCU boss gets new contract — last year—Grand Forks Herald

Monday, June 16—MnSCU announces it reached new deal with chancellor -- 8 months ago —TwinCities.com

Thursday, June 12—Reatha Clark King to receive MUL Trailblazer Award—InsightNews.com

Tuesday, June 10—MnSCU trustee to chairman: Don’t speak for me —Minnesota Public Radio: On Campus

Tuesday, June 10—Creative Collaboration benefits students at two East Side institutions —LillieNews.com

Monday, June 9—Faculty union: MnSCU chancellor has hurt morale —Minnesota Public Radio

Monday, June 9—Union review: MnSCU chancellor has hurt faculty morale —Star Tribune

Monday, June 9—Faculty feud with MnSCU chancellor heats up —TwinCities.com

Friday, June 6—Josie Smith - Traffic Reporter —5 Eyewitness News

Thursday, June 5—Jeanne Grant, North St. Paul receives Excellence in Teaching Award —LillieNews.com

Wednesday, June 3—New Fusion program addresses shortage of tech workers —The Line

Sunday, June 1—Obituary: N. Judge King: Chemist, philanthropist —Star Tribune

Sunday, June 1—MEDA Entrepreneur of the Year reboots tech company —Star Tribune

Friday, May 30—Starion Financial hires Fischer, Richter —Prairie Business

Thursday, May 29—Continuing to serve others in retirement —Press & News

Thursday, May 29—Game-based courses at Rasmussen College can slash cost of degree —Star Tribune

Sunday, May 25—Small business: Media buying agency launches makeover —Star Tribune

Friday, May 23—Jason Sole: From Prison to PhD - A Success Story of Overcoming Drugs and Gang Li—blogtalkradio/The Iron Jen Show

Wednesday, May 21—Otto Bremer Foundation Sets a Record for the Largest Scholarship Gift for Colleges in MnSCU History —MnScu

Wednesday, May 14—$1 billion in state building projects nears final OK —Star Tribune

Monday, May 12—It’s shovels and dirt for Metro State parking ramp —LillieNews.com

Friday, May 9—Theresa M. Neo to Fill Sixth Judicial District Vacancies —Office of Governor Mark Dayton

Friday, May 9—Next up: Extend transit to Woodbury —Star Tribune

Wednesday, May 7—St. Paul's major construction projects near completion —TwinCities.com

Wednesday, May 7—ARTS & ACADEMICS: TCU Gay Straight Alliance —Le Center Leader

Wednesday, May 7—St. Paul's major construction projects near completion —TwinCities.com

Wednesday, May 7—Senate Bonding Bill Invests $35.815 Million in East St. Paul—Minnesota Senate

Tuesday, May 6—Dental therapists aim to fill in oral health shortfalls —USA Today

Tuesday, May 6—Moving up the ladder at City Hall —SunPost

Friday, May 2—East Side Radio holds first community meeting —Twin Cities Daily Planet

Wednesday, April 30—Page hires new City Manager —Lake Powell Chronicle

Saturday, April 26—Rep. Kline to host career and jobs fair May 12 at Eagan Community Center —HometownSource.com

Tuesday, April 22—Riverland hopes open house will be 'one-stop shop' for future students —Owatonna People's Press

Monday, April 21—Dayton's Bluff is blooming, as new buildings, businesses rise —TwinCities.com

Wednesday, April 16—Rindfleisch selected as next village administrator —The McFarland Thistle

Tuesday, April 15—College students say changes needed in Minnesota's credit-transfer process —Prairie Business

Saturday, April 12—Convey Compliance benefits from growing IRS reporting requirements—Bloomberg Businessweek

Tuesday, April 8—Minnesota PRSA Honors Jim Lukaszewski with Donald G. Padilla Distinguished Practitioner Award—Las Vegas Review Journal

Wednesday, April 2—Karen students graduate from Metropolitan State University —InsightNews.com

Tuesday, April 1—Film screening: "The Abolitionists" —InsightNews.com

Monday, March 31—Adjunct professors say they've become the 'temp workers' of college classrooms —StarTribune

Wednesday, March 26—House bonding bill advances higher ed projects —Politics in Minnesota

Tuesday, March 25—Metropolitan State online classes help Granite Falls Hospital add WOC care —Granitefallsnews.com

Friday, March 21—Metro State garage, student center OK'd by St. Paul Planning Commission —TwinCities.com

Wednesday, March 19—Learn about the history of immigration to St. Paul —Twin Cities Daily Planet

Wednesday, March 19—Gichana elected president of Mwanyagetinge —Mshale

Tuesday, March 18—Metropolitan State University going smoke and tobacco free —InsightNews.com

Tuesday, March 18—Gateway Corridor Commission: 3 Scoping Meetings and more...—Gateway Corridor Newsletter

Tuesday, March 18—New chapter for St. Paul's historic Arlington Hills Branch Library —StarTribune /east metro

Friday, March 14—Community faculty Kenneth Blumenfeld interviewed about changing Minnesota winters —Minnesota 20/20 Blog

Friday, March 14—Metropolitan State drops hammer on smoking on campus —Pioneer Press

Monday, March 10—Groceries on the East Side of St. Paul: Who's there, who's coming —Twin Cities Daily Planet

Monday, March 10—Minnesota to the Horn of Africa: Connections to the Past & Future—Truth to Tell

Saturday, March 8—Ridgewater partner in the new 4-year RN program—Hutchison Leader

Friday, March 7—Mass murder at Kunming train station: propaganda by deed —MinnPost

Wednesday, March 5—Monte Bute: A favored professor's favorite books —Twincities.com

Tuesday, March 4—Safe And Supportive School Act Supporters Rally At State Capitol —Red Rock Radio Corporation

Tuesday, March 4—Reformed Convict Shares Life Lesson —ABC 6 News Now

Tuesday, March 4—U of M, MnSCU officials make pitch for facilities money —MPR News

Sunday, Feb. 16—Counterpoint: Ranked-choice voting does work —StarTribune commentaries

Tuesday, Jan. 28 —Tradition, Schism, and Continuity in Minnesota’s Communities of Faith —MNOpedia

Thursday, Jan. 23 —Two interim presidents named for MnSCU system—MinnPost

Thursday, Jan. 23 —St. Cloud State Provost Devinder Malhotra named interim president—Star Tribune--St. Cloud Times

Thursday, Jan. 23 —Winter Carnival kicks off—The St. Paul Voice

Wednesday, Jan. 22 —MnScu, Metro State grapple with demand for four-year degrees—MPR News

Wednesday, Jan. 15—Governor Mark Dayton releases bonding proposal—Minnesota.gov

Wednesday, Jan. 15—Matthew Filner, social sciences assistant professor, "MnSCU's New Plan: Charting Whose Future"—Minnesota 20/20

Thursday, Jan. 2—Experts, including Bruce Lindberg, Advance IT Minnesota executive director, discuss the increasing need for data analytics workers—Twin Cities Business

2013 - Metropolita State in the News

Friday, Dec. 13—V. Marcia Pruitt, individualized studies graduate, discusses the PhD Project in Twin Cities Daily Planet—Twin Cities Daily Planet

Thursday, Dec. 12—"Metro State safety chief recounts obstacle to prosecution"—MPR News On Campus Blog

Wednesday, Dec. 11—"University faculty union wants a say in MnSCU overhaul"—MPR News On Campus Blog

Saturday, Nov. 30—Associate Professor Monte Bute, social science, response to Star Tribune editorial—StarTribune letters

Monday, Nov. 25—Further perspectives on MnSCU's "Charting the Future for a Prosperous Minnesota"—Chancellor Rosenstone on The Daily CircuitStarTribune editorial on IFO positionSt. Cloud State President Potter on MPR

Thursday, Nov. 21—Faculty, student representative and administration perspectives on "Charting the Future for a Prosperous Minnesota"—MPR NewsStarTribunePioneer Press

Wednesday, Nov. 20—Minnesota State Colleges and Universities release "Charting the Future for a Prosperous Minnesota"—MnSCU System News

Friday, Nov. 8—Mohammad Zafar, financial aid outreach specialist, featured on Minnesota Almanac (segment begins around 31:40)—Minnesota Almanac

Tuesday, Nov. 5—After Anoka County Library balks, St. Paul Library invites author to speak—StarTribuneupdated

Friday, Nov. 1 —As many seek to put a face on addiction and recovery, anonymity gets a second look—MinnPost

Friday, Nov. 1—Metro State reaches deal with city and neighbors over parking garage, student center— Twincities.com

Thursday, Oct. 31—Rowell Receives a 'Minnesota Nice' Welcome in St. Paul—Publishers Weekly

Thursday, Oct. 30—Creative Writing Associate in Fine Arts Degree now offered at Anoka-Ramsey Community College—Isanti County News

Friday, Oct. 25—Dakota County beat: Minnesota colleges' plant orchard for Newtown, Conn.—StarTribune

Thursday, Oct. 24—Ranked-choice voting meets a crowded field in Minneapolis—MPRnews

Tuesday, Oct. 22 —Workforce Center to host open house—StarTribune

Tuesday, Oct. 22—Gen. Grass returns to Minnesota to sit down with state leaders and visit alma mater—Minnesota National Guard

Thursday, Oct. 10—Normandale expands academic partnerships—SunCurrent (Bloomington)

Wednesday, Oct. 9—Metro State University president to retire in 2014— MPR News

Wednesday, Oct. 9—Metro State U president to step down—StarTribune

Wednesday, Oct. 9—Metro State president announces retirement—TwinCites.com

Monday, Oct. 7—Three Years Later, Institute of Medicine Report is Fueling Innovations in Nursing Practice and Education—Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Friday, Oct. 4—Why Minnesota DFLers failed the gun-violence test—MinnPost

Tuesday, Oct. 1—Professors Nancy Black and Monte Bute featured in—StarTribune and Minnesota Public Radio 

Friday, Sept. 20—Professor August Hoffman on WCCO Radio—WCCO Radio

Friday, Sept. 20—Monte Bute op-ed in Saint Paul Pioneer Press "The firmament works in mysterious ways" —Saint Paul Pioneer Press



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