Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

Serving the UMN community since 1900

The Minnesota Daily

All content by Gregg Aamot

High schools are also beneficiaries

Published December 2, 1996

Students in the University's General College are eligible for a range of services: tutoring in math and writing, study skills courses and academic counseling. Such services are expected from a school...

Life stories steer critics away from GC statistics

Published December 2, 1996

Second-year student Tayha Anderson speaks of a personal history that in many ways parallels the lives of other students in the University's General College. A single parent raising two children, Anderson...

College’s stats tell dismal tale

Published December 2, 1996

Six decades ago, in the midst of the Great Depression, University administrators created a program that promised to help underprepared students earn a college degree. Since then, General College has served...