Math instructor receives national honor for teaching excellence

Cambridge Campus Hosts Winter Concerts, Dec 10 and Dec. 11

College Hosts Bi-Annual Student Art Sale Dec. 10-13

College Announces Cast for Upcoming Production of Las Hermanas Padilla

Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation Donates $25,000 for Nursing Scholarships at Cambridge Campus

MnSCU Board of Trustees to Adopt Recommendations in “Charting the Future for a Prosperous Minnesota”

Public Invited: Concert to Honor Veterans and Families, Dec. 2

World-Premiere of Concert to Honor Veterans and Families, Nov. 19

Two Rivers Reading Series Presents Reading and Discussion with Author Cary Waterman, Nov. 7

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Creative Writing Associate in Fine Arts Degree Now Offered

College Brings Tartuffe to Stage Nov. 8-16

Scholarship Fundraiser Partnership Supports Community College Students

Colleges/Community Unit to INSPIRE the Next Generation of Manufacturers

College Faculty/Artists Offer Public Talks about Craft

Seventeen Talented Students Cast in College’s Fall Production of Tartuffe

Aligned Colleges Human Resources Department Earns All-Star Award from MnSCU

College Welcomes NFL Veteran, LGBT Speaker Oct. 9

College Foundation Awarded First Grant from MnSCU/MSCSA Golf Tournament

Golden Rams earns MCAC Volleyball and NJCAA Athletes of the Week Honors, Sept. 21

College Welcomes Visiting Chinese Faculty

College Offers Unique Opportunity to Study in Costa Rica in Spring 2014

Cambridge Campus Welcomes Inspirational Veteran Featured in Still Standing, Oct 9

Coon Rapids Campus Foundation Welcomes New Board Members

College Two Rivers Reading Series Presents Author Hornbacher, Oct 2

Documentary of renowned potter Warren MacKenzie to premiere Sept. 5

College Choir Welcomes Community to Sing-Along

MnSCU Board of Trustees to Adopt Recommendations in “Charting the Future for a Prosperous Minnesota”

November 19, 2013

Bold new path calls for significant collaboration among colleges and universities.

The Board of Trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities will vote on adopting a set of strategic recommendations that call for the 31 colleges and universities to significantly increase collaboration to improve access, increase affordability, and better serve students.

The recommended strategies will position MnSCU to deliver on the three commitments articulated in the Strategic Framework (adopted by the Board of Trustees in January 2012) and effectively address the challenges facing higher education.

Following the Board meeting, students, faculty, staff, college/university presidents, and trustees will be available to discuss the recommendations, the trends that are behind them, and the benefits they offer for students, communities, and taxpayers.

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 20
1:30 pm: Board of Trustees Session on the Strategic Recommendations
2:30 pm: Board of Trustees meeting
4:00 pm: Media availability

WHERE: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System Office
30 7th St E, Suite 350, Saint Paul, MN  55101

Live audio of the meeting will be streamed from

Steven Rosenstone, Chancellor, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Clarence Hightower, Chair of the Board of Trustees
Earl Potter, President,  St. Cloud State University

Additional members of the strategic workgroups, college/university presidents, trustees, students, and faculty/staff.

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system includes 24 two-year community and technical colleges and seven state universities serving more than 430,000 students. It is the fifth-largest higher education system of its kind in the United States.