Minnesota State Commissioner of Higher Education Larry Pogemiller will hold a news conference and participate in a walking tour of MSUM  facilities Thursday, March 31. The news conference will be at 11:30 a.m. in the Owens Hall lobby followed by the walking tour.  The visit is in support of funding requests to support Minnesota State Colleges and Universities campuses. The walking tour, led by MSUM President Anne Blackhurst, will include facilities that would be renovated if funding becomes available.