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HLC decision on DSU’s accreditation unknown


The regulatory body charged with overseeing Dickinson State University’s educational status was scheduled to take up the school’s accreditation Thursday, but any decision may not be known for more than a week.

The 18-person Higher Learning Commission Board of Trustees was scheduled to meet Thursday and Friday in Chicago with one of the board’s agenda items being DSU’s “on notice” accreditation status, HLC spokesman John Hausaman stated in an email sent Thursday to The Press.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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