The silent crisis in Minnesota's higher education

Hasselmo, Nils
December 1990
Fedgazette;Dec90, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
Presents excerpts from a speech by University of Minnesota president Nils Hasselmo focused on the crisis faced by higher education in the state. Problem on financing for the education of the area's students; Major areas that deserve special attention; Call for cross-state cooperation between Upper Midwest universities.


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