Education

  • UMD Ranked 7th in Top Midwest Public Universities

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The University of Minnesota Duluth ranked high in the most recent U.S. News & World Report issue of "America's Best Colleges".

  • Laura MacArthur Elementary Receives Three-Year, $1.3 million State Grant

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) -- The Laura MacArthur Elementary School received a $1.3 million dollar state grant to help fund strategies towards increasing student achievement.

  • Wisconsin Working to Reduce Number of Truancies in School

    SUPERIOR, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) - Wisconsin education leaders agree that achievement in the classroom, starts with physically being in the classroom, but statewide statistics show 16,000 students, in Kindergarten through 3rd grade, each missed 20 or more days of school last year.

  • Two New Schools Celebrate the School Year

    Duluth, MN (Northlands NewsCenter) -- The East and West Sides of Duluth are celebrating a pair of new schools for the 21st Century. The newly renovated Ordean East and brand new Lincoln Park Middles schools kick off the school year on Monday.

  • St. Scholastica Celebrates Freshman Class

    Duluth, MN (Northlands NewsCenter) -- The College of St. Scholastica is welcoming its 100th freshman class to their campus this Fall.

  • St. Scholastica Merges Studies and Sobriety

    Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - College is back in session across the Northland. For many it's the first big step toward a career. But for a small group at the college of St. Scholastica, it's also the next major step to sobriety.

  • A Look Inside the New Lincoln Park Middle School

    DULUTH, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - This year middle school students will be walking into new facilities at Lincoln Park Middle School and renovated facilities at Ordean East Middle School, which are part of the district's long range facilities plan.

  • Duluth East Robotics Team Take 2nd in State Fair Competition

    The Minnesota State Fair Robotics competition took place at the Education Building Monday and the the Duluth East Daredevils took second place.

  • Helper Dogs Teach Life Skills To Duluth Prisoners

    Just about everybody loves dogs. It's hard to resist a friendly pup, especially one that is trained to help people in need. There's an organization in Minnesota that prepares helper dogs for people with disabilities. Dave Anderson tells us about the unlikely trainers teaching the animals.

  • UMD Statesman Reporters Shed Light on Sexual Assaults

    Duluth, MN (Northlands Newscenter) -- Two student reporters from the University of Minnesota Duluth's student newspaper are bringing attention to unreported sexual assault cases among college students.

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