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ND Higher Ed Funding Committee Discusses Future of Education

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Members of the North Dakota Legislative Council were in the Magic City today discussing the future of higher education in the state.

The Higher Ed Funding Committee met on the Minot State Campus and covered a handful of topics like open education, intellectual property policies, post-secondary education standards and updates of the activities at Minot State.

“North Dakota doesn't want to be behind. North Dakota wants to be a leader, and we've been known as being a leader in higher education in many realms, and I want to see that continue. I think important is the fact that it's in this interim time that these committees have a little more time to do a little more in depth study that's required,” says Sen. Karen Krebsbach.

The Higher Ed Funding Committee is currently conducting three studies and reviewing eight other reports that could impact the future of higher education.


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