The Metro Buzz
Metropolitan State University is hosting several events in April to commemorate the recently completed Science Education Center (SEC). The grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting will be at noon on Tuesday, April 12. The event will be attended by university faculty and staff, community, business and higher education leaders, elected officials and supporters of the university. A community open house is scheduled for April 22, 3 to 6 p.m.
Minnesota State waives application fees to honor College Knowledge Month
An extraordinary educational experience has never been more affordable. The 30 colleges and seven universities of Minnesota State are all waiving application fees in October for all or part of College Knowledge Month, an annual statewide effort to encourage students to apply to college.
Minnesota State to host statewide veterans services conference
Minnesota State will host a conference for veteran service providers with the goal of further improving services to those Minnesotans who have served our country. The conference, Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 at St. Cloud State University, will focus on improving communication and collaboration among individuals and organizations that serve veterans.
Healthy Foods Produce Healthy Minds: Community garden food donation summary for summer 2016
Part of the benefit of growing foods and coordinating community gardens as a master gardener is in seeing the positive impact of successful gardens and how they contribute to community development.