Education in the News

New Accreditation for FDLTCC

CLOQUET, Minn. - Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College is celebrating a new accreditation. FDLTCC was recently accredited by the World Indigenous Nations Higher Educatiuon Consortium (WINHEC). The accreditation lasts 10 years…

Annual Bubble Festival Returns Sunday

DULUTH, Minn. - This weekend bubbles will be filling the air as the 9th Annual Bubble Festival Kicks off. It's taking place on Sunday, August 20 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at Clyde…

Men As Peacemakers Thanks Volunteers With Picnic

DULUTH, Minn. - Men As Peacemakers held a picnic today to celebrate all the work done by their volunteers. The organization serves over 1,000 community members every year through programs that promote…

Kids Cafe Employs Local Youth

DULUTH, Minn.  - Kids Café has been around for 15 years at the Damiano Center in Duluth but this year's program has a little twist. This summer nine teenagers were employed through the…

A Moment of Solidarity in Downtown Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. - It was an overflow of solidarity at the Jackson, Clayton, McGee Memorial Tuesday night, as Duluth stood up against white supremacy and racism amid the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. People of…

Canadian Based Oil Company Buys Out Calumet

SUPERIOR, Wis. - One of Superior's largest employers, Calumet Oil Refinery, is being sold to a Canadian company. "This is a key wonderful addition to our asphalt business into our integrated corridor in North…

Registration Begins for UMD

DULUTH, Minn.-Today new students for UMD’s Fine Arts Department registered for classes and got advisement from campus counselors. It’s all done with the goal of making the students feel more comfortable on campus.…

Nature Classes Begin at Boulder Lake

BOULDER LAKE, Minn.-At Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center, the classroom will be outdoors this week. A 40-hour hands-on course began today at their facility that will focus on the Northland’s natural history and…

UMD Unveils Antique Computer

DULUTH, Minn.- The University of Minnesota Duluth's Computer Science Department unveiled an antique of sorts today. The department painstakingly restored a nearly 50-year-old computer called the P-D-P 12 which a retiring professor…

Mighty Machines Event Gives Kids Unique Experience

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Kids and parent got an up–close look at some heavy machinery today. The 10th Annual Mighty Machines Event was held outside Superior Middle School. Agencies and service groups in the community…

UMD Continuing Education Department Has Moved

DULUTH, Minn. - The University of Minnesota-Duluth's Continuing Education Department has moved. The program is now housed downtown in the University's Center for Economic Development in the Technology Village on East Superior…

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