Surface parking lot will be closed as construction work begins next week
The surface lot adjacent to the Saint Paul Campus parking ramp will be closed from Monday, July 17, until mid-September, in order to complete the surface lot expansion project. Parking will still be available on all five levels of the parking ramp.
Graves Family Foundation awards $46K to School of Urban Education
The Graves Family Foundation has awarded the School of Urban Education a grant of $46,000 to provide stipends to student teachers during the fall 2017 and spring 2018 semesters. To date, the foundation has donated over a million dollars to fund dozens of education and youth programs.
Metropolitan State University confers Doctor of Humane Letters upon Josephine Shang-Kuan Su
Metropolitan State University is pleased to announce the conferring of the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters upon our esteemed university partner, Josephine Shang-Kuan Su, in recognition of her eminent contributions to Metropolitan State and to the field of International Education, which enhances the missions of both China University of Technology and Metropolitan State.
Metropolitan State University welcomed first students in Nagasaki University exchange
Early this June, Metropolitan State University welcomed two students from Japan who will attend the Saint Paul university as a cultural exchange, in a celebration that also commemorated the Nagasaki-Saint Paul Sister City Committee's fifth anniversary of the Gift of Cherry Trees.
Jenny Xiong named new admissions counselor and Asian American liaison
Jenny Xiong has been named the new admissions counselor and Asian American liaison for Metropolitan State University. She is passionate about higher education and helping people in the Asian community realize that they can achieve the dream of earning a bachelor's degree and be more successful in life.
Mathematics Professor Cindy Kaus receives prestigious award
Dr. Cindy Kaus, professor of mathematics at Metropolitan State University, has been named recipient of the Mathematical Association of America’s (MAA) North Central Section award for Distinguished University Teaching of Mathematics. In addition, the North Central Section will forward Kaus’ name as a nominee for the national award.