"This program connecting the county and University is ... a unique relationship." -Tom Scott, CURA director emeritus (MN Daily, 6/16/10).
"If we tap into the University's base, we can make smart decisions. For [the U] we're this practicum where they can send students for real-life experience." -Hennepin County Commissioner Jan Callison (StarTribune, 6/13/10).
"County employees feel like they're getting real value from students ... We're getting high-powered analysis from inside the county's borders." - County Administrator Richard Johnson (NACo County News, 03/29/10).