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MnSCU's new chancellor pledges to keep tuition down

Chancellor Steven Rosenstone says MnSCU must refocus its outcomes and encourage faculty and staff members to be entrepreneurial when it comes to finding ways to cut back.
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Chancellor Steven Rosenstone says MnSCU must refocus its outcomes and encourage faculty and staff members to be entrepreneurial when it comes to finding ways to cut back.

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