Articles of Interest
The Parent Program searches for and posts articles that may be of interest to parents of college students. The following recent articles have appeared in a variety of local and national publications.
5-20—International students face unique challenges after graduation.
5-16—Pleasant Street closes.
5-7—A deaf experience: Kaity's story.
4-28—Minnesota cultivates scientists, produces a big crop of scholarships.
4-27—Shark Tank scoops up new talent at U casting call.
4-22—Tiny house, wide impact.
4-14—From the ground up.
4-9—New group rides with student bicyclists.
4-9—After a crisis, support worked.
4-8—Students aim to change campus consent policy.
4-6—Kaler updates goals during State of the University address.
3-30—Four vying for top spot at UMPD.
3-26—Doughnuts and a dream.
3-26—As temperatures change, so does crime.
3-20—Back to the future for new U regent, Darrin Rosha.
3-10—The more cyclists, the better.
3-6—Mental wellness conversation necessary.
2-17—U moves toward year-round class.
2-11—Northrop transformed: gallery exhibit.
2-6—App developed at University of Minnesota alerts teens, parents to risky driving.
2-4—Quick electric car charging station installed on U of M campus.
2-4—Dayton’s plan helps U-area transportation.
1-29—From struggle to song.
1-27—Minnesota bike design on display at UMN exhibit.
1-23—U students hug animals to quell stress.
1-12—FAFSA and family.
1-12—Excellent Educator: Adam Leicht of Forest Hills Elementary.
1-12—Bell Museum's Saturday With a Scientist makes learning fun.
1-9—Hot property: University of Minnesota Tate Science and Teaching Building.
12-30—No means no.
12-30—Alums get helping hand at U of M website.
12-19—UMN science building to be renamed after Bruininks.
12-18—Taking flight through her research.
12-11—Gift program eases student-parent stress.
12-8—If students have time to get drunk, colleges aren't doing their job.
12-8—Homeroom: China's champs hit the books at UMN.
12-1—As temperatures drop, campus crime moves indoors.
11-19—A changing of the guard for UMPD.
11-13—De-stress group aids students.
11-13—University seeks funding for community issues.
11-12—Bus service to be enhanced in 2015.
11-6—Jamie Yuccas gets to know ‘Goldy the Gopher’.
11-6—Counterpoint: 4 ways the U is addressing student debt.
10-29—Campus Climate Cafés bring students together.
10-29—U Of M hosts circus-themed mental health fair.
10-23—Butterflies with a Minnesota connection.
10-16—Effective alcohol-related bills are unpopular; ineffective ones tend to get OK'd, U study finds.
10-8—Pollinating new ideas.
9-8—New student-designed Gopher Chauffeur vans roll out.
9-2—As students move out, local program helps salvage items.
9-2—Back to school: Arts galore at the U.