Education in the News

Healthy Duluth Ideas Fest

DULUTH, Minn- 4 local organizations competed Wednesday night for their share of a $10,000 prize. The night marks the 3rd annual Healthy Duluth Ideas Fest. Hosted by Zeitgeist, the Fest celebrates work organizations…

Saint Scholastica Hosts Health Career Fair

DULUTH, Minn. - A health career fair was held Wednesday at the College of Saint Scholastica. Thirty employers from across the region including St. Luke's, Essentia, and the Mayo Clinic met with…

UWS Students Protest Program Suspensions

SUPERIOR, Wis. - University of Wisconsin-Superior students are protesting the university's recent decision to suspend twenty-five academic programs. They held a rally on Tuesday night hoping to get school leaders to change their…

UWS Hosts Program to Learn About Veteran Students

SUPERIOR, Wis. - The UWS Veteran and Non-Traditional Student Center hosted a "Green Zone" training program. The session teaches students and staff members more about veterans on their campus, including military terminology and…

UWS Students Hold Sit-In Protest

SUPERIOR, Wis. - Students at the University of Wisconsin-Superior held a sit-in protest against the University's recent decision to suspend twenty-five academic programs. The University has said offering fewer programs will help…

Florida State Suspends Greek Life Following Alcohol Death

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State University indefinitely suspended it's fraternities and sororities Monday after the alcohol-related death of a freshman pledge and cocaine charges for another fraternity member. University President John Thrasher…

Congdon Students Enjoy Science Night

DULUTH, Minn- Congdon Elementary School was full of students being inspired by science Friday evening. 45 students from UMD's biology, chemistry, engineering and physics departments presented science related demonstrations and activities for…

UWS Hosts Forum for Students to Discuss Program Suspensions

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Earlier this week, the University of Wisconsin-Superior announced some big cuts to academic programs. On Tuesday, students, faculty, and alumni were shocked with UW-Superior's decision to suspend twenty-five academic programs…

Language and Literacy at Duluth Children's Museum

DULUTH, Minn- Language and literacy was another component kids could learn about at the Duluth Children's Museum Friday. UMD's Communication Sciences and Disorder Department teamed up with the museum for a dragons,…

Mentor Duluth Reaches Out To Public

DULUTH, Minn- Mentor Duluth broke the ice in what might be the first ugly sweater party of the year at bent paddle brewery. Mentor Duluth matches area youth with mentors across the…

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