ST. PAUL — U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said Tuesday paid parental-leave policies will be instituted from the “bottom up,” led by cities, state agencies and private-sector employers, as the need to retain workers increases in Minnesota and throughout the country.
BISMARCK — Despite increased enrollment in agriculture-related studies, job demand outweighs the number of graduates, with the industry expecting to be unable to fill 22,500 positions each year.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD - Gone are the days when a student's work was confined to the classroom.RELATED CONTENT
BISMARCK – The office of the North Dakota Attorney General is hiring six legal positions to oversee the 11 institutions governed by the State Board of Higher Education.
FARGO -- Trent Gilbery can tell you how much feed any steer in the herd ate on any given day and how long it took the animal to eat.RELATED CONTENT
ST. PAUL — The board of trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities on Wednesday appointed Terry Gaalswyk as president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. His appointment becomes effective July 1.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD – Concordia College placed in the top 10 of a North American competition for college students to reduce their energy use in dorms, a news release said.
SIOUX FALLS – An Idaho state education director is moving to South Dakota to take over as the state’s chief executive officer overseeing six public universities.
GRAND FORKS-What will one day be an auditorium and lecture hall at UND's new School of Medicine and Health Sciences building was a pit of dark mud on Tuesday.RELATED CONTENT
GRAND FORKS-The University of North Dakota has launched a national search for the Dean of Libraries and Information Resources. The school is partnering with consulting firm Harris Search Associates, and applications for the position will begin to be reviewed Thursday.
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- The family that owns Newman Signs has made the largest one-time gift ever to the University of Jamestown in memory of the company’s founder and his wife for the school’s proposed sports arena and also for establishing scholarships for the university’s nursing program.RELATED CONTENT
FARGO—The president of North Dakota State University will soon have a chief of staff, which is possibly a first for a public university in this state.
MOORHEAD—Caleb Stumpfl was in middle school when he realized he wanted to be a filmmaker.RELATED CONTENT
MOORHEAD—Minnesota State University Moorhead has announced its new provost and senior vice president for academic affairs.RELATED CONTENT
The Princeton Review ranks UND's Master in Business Administration program as the thirteenth best in the nation.