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Kaler pitches plan to freeze tuition, increase research grants during visit for Jazz Fest

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MORRIS – If the University of Minnesota's budget request is granted in full, the university will freeze tuition for undergraduate students for two years on a total allocation equal to the university's funding level in 2001, University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler said during a visit to the University of Minnesota, Morris last week.


While at UMM for Jazz Fest, Kaler spoke about the state of the university and the university's legislative request.

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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.