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Summer college students on board the Blue Heron research vessel take in harbor sights as they head for the Aerial Lift Bridge and out to explore Lake Superior's waters. The students are from under-represented groups pursuing a STEM degree. The afternoon aboard the Blue Heron is part of a 5-day STEM bootcamp. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
STEM program promotes diversity at UMD
43 min 37 sec ago
UMN enrollment plan calls for Twin Cities rejects to help fill outstate campuses
1 hour 47 min ago
June 18, 2018
Sef Scott, 17, with his mother, Vicki, on prom night.  Photo from Vicki Scott
Autistic boy's classmates had never heard him speak. What he finally said at graduation blew them away.
June 18, 2018 - 9:22am
June 15, 2018
Erik Michael Akervik
Former Minn. teacher sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with student
June 15, 2018 - 6:57pm
June 14, 2018
UND and management at the Ralph Engelstad Arena are working on a new usage agreement for the facility that should be finalized within the next week. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
New usage agreement being negotiated between UND, Ralph Engelstad Arena
June 14, 2018 - 9:34am
Students in Harper Memorial Library at the University of Chicago.  Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
'Testing is not the be-all and the end-all': University of Chicago eliminates SAT/ACT requirement
June 14, 2018 - 8:00am
Trump administration undermined student debt relief unit while claims mounted, watchdog finds
June 14, 2018 - 7:50am
June 12, 2018
Duluth teacher accused of sex crimes back in court
June 12, 2018 - 8:17pm
June 8, 2018
Four teachers fear for jobs after reporting sex harassment
June 8, 2018 - 10:25am
June 6, 2018
Sample classes with the Minnesota Ballet
June 6, 2018 - 3:56pm
Jordan Henrichs, right, and Tyson Meissner, left, both graduated from the Business Management program at Alexandria Technical and Community College. Their story of friendship was shared with the crowd at graduation. Beth Leipholtz / Forum News Service
After brain surgery, central Minnesota classmates collaborate for academic success
June 6, 2018 - 10:32am
June 3, 2018
Duluth-based project taps the power of black women
June 3, 2018 - 7:30pm
June 1, 2018
A conventional classroom seating arrangement in a classroom at Mapleton Elementary School in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
New polls find most Americans say teachers are underpaid - and many would pay higher taxes to fix it
June 1, 2018 - 12:44pm
May 30, 2018
Duluth writer, pilot and Air Force veteran Eric Chandler created a two-day workshop to help writers tell military stories. Photo by Mark Nicklawske
Writing workshop to help soldiers, families tell their stories
May 30, 2018 - 9:35pm
St. Paul classroom too hot for teacher at 101 degrees
May 30, 2018 - 11:02am
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