Carleton College faculty and students are part of the Virtual Viking Longship Project, which uses virtual reality and 3D modeling to explore the significance of Viking Age longships, while documenting the process for other institutions.
As of fall 2023, the Concordia University, St. Paul Pell Commitment covers the remaining tuition balance for recipients after applying the Federal Pell Grant and Minnesota State Grant, reducing student debt and increasing opportunities.
The annual Art Sale at Minneapolis College of Art and Design is a chance to mingle, peruse, and buy from thousands of one-of-a-kind artworks from MCAD students and alumni with 80 percent of all sales go directly to the artists.
A new partnership between Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and Benedictine will allow the university’s students to train as certified nursing assistants and work at the health system’s local senior living facility.
Joanna E. Curtis ’97 is Macalester College’s next vice president for advancement. A 20-year fundraising veteran, she comes from the University of Memphis where she was also vice president for advancement.