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September 12, 2012

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WANDA celebrates book release MCTC’s creative writing club, WANDA, will be holding a book release celebration at Joe’s Garage on Sept. 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The book, titled “Quarter Mile from the Spoon and Cherry” is...

MSCSA plans tuition consultation at capitol

February 1, 2011

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In an effort to increase legislative awareness, the Minnesota State College Student Association has planned an Advocacy Day at the Minnesota State Capitol on Feb. 16. According to student senate Director of Legislative Affairs...

One-tenth homeless, student survey finds

December 10, 2010

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A survey conducted last month at Minneapolis Community and Technical College found that nearly 10 percent — 103 out of the 1,061 students who answered the questionnaire — responded that they are homeless. 163 said they...

Say what?, posters in Helland Center decry public safety

December 10, 2010

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A poster entitled “Three Stoogies” ridiculing public safety appeared around campus Monday. The poster suggests the officers’ incompetence, and ridicules them for not being real police officers. Curt Schmidt, director...

Report: Emmer to concede Minn. gov. race

December 7, 2010

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Rep. Tom Emmer (R-Delano) will concede the Minnesota gubernatorial race to DFL candidate Mark Dayton Wednesday morning, KSTP-TV's chief political reporter Tom Hauser announced on Twitter at 9:54 p.m. Tuesday night. The state...

Former Minnesota Viking creates website to help kids earn scholarships

November 15, 2010

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In an effort to help high school athletes better market themselves to college coaches, former Minnesota Vikings safety turned business entrepreneur Dwight Smith has started a new website called ProfileAthlete.com. The site...

Homeless photography campus show starts Nov. 18

November 15, 2010

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After concluding on Nov. 18 at the Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church, the show documenting homelessness by the MCTC photojournalism students will go double duty. One part of “Scratching the Surface — A Glimpse into...

MCTC staff member, adviser featured on Sports Illustrated cover

October 5, 2010

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A photograph taken by Marilyn Indahl, a Photography and Digital Imaging staff member, and Tom Dahlin, a member of the PHDI advisory was featured as cover photograph of Sports Illustrated magazine. The photo, featured in the...

Student organization for LGBT community resurfaces at MCTC

October 5, 2010

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Students involved in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community started a new student advocacy and outreach group, filling an absence of organizations dedicated to gay rights causes at MCTC. The new group,...

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