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President Sharon Pierce

"Minneapolis College will eliminate equity gaps in educational outcomes and improve student outcomes from initial exploration to retention and graduation. These strategic priorities reflect the core of the College's Mission, Vision, and Values and align with the Minnesota State Equity 2030 initiative."

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August 22, 2023
Embarking on a New Chapter


Embarking on a New Chapter

As summer draws to a close, soon we will experience sweater weather, the changing colors of the leaves, and the crispness in the air. Autumn always brings a renewed sense of energy and anticipation. I’m filled with optimism and excitement…

Embracing a New Academic Year

As we enter the final warm and vibrant weeks of summer on our campus, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the progress we’ve made these past few months. Our campus has been bustling with activity. From academic pursuits to community…

Reaffirming Our Commitment

The United States Supreme Court has issued a decision concerning race conscious admission policies, ruling that colleges that consider race in admissions violate the Constitution.  The colleges and universities of Minnesota State are open…

Making a Difference

As we near the end of the academic year, I am reminded about the importance of commencement. For our graduates, this ceremony represents the culmination of their hard work, dedication, and sacrifice. It is a momentous occasion they will…

Anticipating Spring

As we anticipate spring and the end of the semester, once again I thank each of you for all your work and the contributions you’ve made to the success of our students. There are several updates and reminders to share with you before…