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From WCCO:

'U' Says It Has A $6M Donation For Stadium MINNEAPOLIS (AP) ―

The University of Minnesota says it has secured one whopper of a donation for the new TCF Bank Stadium.

The school announced on Tuesday that a donor has pledged $6 million to help push it over the initial fundraising goal of $86 million for the new outdoor football stadium on campus.



from Minnpost:


Bruininks spells out coming hard times at U

"There are not enough stimulus dollars to mitigate the cuts," Bruininks said, adding that the U was contemplating a double-digit tuition increase, perhaps as high as 15 percent.

Then the speaker and the president moved onto jobs. The U has already cut 1,000, and Bruininks figured another 500 to 700 job cuts would be necessary
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It's about priorities, President Bruininks, and always has been. Please enjoy free chardonnay in your Twin City Federal Stadium box.

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