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  • June 27, 2018
    University of Minnesota Crookston alumna Maggie Gibbons 2017 is truly extraordinary. She loves talking about Harry Potter, playing soccer, and is passionate about animals. Gibbons graduated fall semester of 2017 earning her degree in natural resources with an emphasis in wildlife management and a minor in biology.
  • June 22, 2018
    Golfers teed off in support of scholarships at the University of Minnesota Crookston Teambackers Mark Olsonawski Scholarship Golf Tournament held on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Two River Golf Course in Hallock, Minn.
  • June 18, 2018
    An interest that began in high school developed into a major and a future in finance for University of Minnesota Crookston student Chase Knickerbocker. The finance major and accounting minor is spending his summer in Atlanta, Georgia, where he will be interning at one of the largest data and analytics companies in the country.
  • June 13, 2018
    The Northwest School of Agriculture (NWSA) Alumni Association welcomes alumni back to the University of Minnesota Crookston campus on Saturday, June 30, 2018, for their annual reunion.
  • June 11, 2018
    The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of spring semester 2018 graduates.
  • June 5, 2018
    John Hoffman, Ph.D., has been offered and has accepted the position of vice chancellor for academic and student affairs at the University of Minnesota Crookston, pending approval by the University of Minnesota Board of Regents. He is scheduled to begin his employment on July 30.
  • June 5, 2018
    Hockey has a strong physical connection to golf. Perhaps her 15 years of playing hockey helped make Senior Ashlee Humble a serious contender on the golf course for the Golden Eagles.
  • June 4, 2018
    Students named to the spring semester 2018 Chancellors List were announced recently by the Office of the Registrar.
  • June 4, 2018
    Students named to the spring semester 2018 Deans List were recently announced by the Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • June 1, 2018
    Area high school students took part in the Northern Great Plains Youth Institute on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Grand Rapids High School. The students were part of a rescheduled session after a bus accident prevented them from participating in the even held on May 7 at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • May 23, 2018
    The U of M Crookston is grateful to this amazing crew who make our campus one of the most beautiful places to visit any time of year but especially in the summer.
  • May 23, 2018
    Members of the Campus Advisory and Advancement Board (CAAB) helped Chancellor Holz-Clause plant a very special tree outside her office.
  • May 21, 2018
    When she was only 16 years old, University of Minnesota Crookston Senior Desariah Santillanez experienced the loss of her northern Colorado home to wildfire. She remembers going to let the horses out and looking around to see fire on every side.
  • May 17, 2018
    An evening of silent auctions, games of chance, and more were all a part of raising money for scholarships for student athletes at the University of Minnesota Crookston. More than 135 people attended the annual Teambacker Fun Nite held at the Crookston Eagles Club and hosted by UMC Teambackers. This year’s event raised some $19,000 for Golden Eagle student athletes.
  • May 16, 2018
    Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC) and the University of Minnesota Crookston announced a new comprehensive Dual Admissions agreement between the two institutions on Tuesday afternoon, May 15, 2018, at NCTC’s Thief River Falls campus. The agreement establishes a cooperative academic relationship under NCTC’s NorthernConnect Dual Admission Program. NCTC President Dennis Bona and U of M Crookston Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause signed the new memorandum of agreement that will provide access and opportunity for students from both institutions.
  • May 10, 2018
    In celebration of excellence and service by faculty and staff, the annual Faculty and Staff Day was held Tuesday, May 8, in Brown Dining Room. Retirements were recognized by the University of Minnesota Crookston, Extension, and the Northwest Research and Outreach Center.
  • May 9, 2018
    High school students were on campus for the inaugural Northern Great Plains Youth Institute on Monday, May 7, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • May 5, 2018
    When Senior Jordan Adams isn’t racing to finish the field work, he is racing against a field of competitors at the racetrack.
  • May 3, 2018
    Students in the Honors Program defended their honors theses during finals week.
  • May 2, 2018
    Christine Anderson has been hired to serve as a small business specialist and consultant for the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Anderson began her responsibilities with the SBDC on April 27.
  • May 2, 2018
    Students in Associate Professor Eric Castle's landscape design class presented their designs for pollinator gardens for the City of Hallock, Minn.
  • April 30, 2018
    Student achievement was recognized during the annual awards celebration in April. The program highlighted outstanding students in all departments and for volunteer service.
  • April 25, 2018
    A retirement reception will be held for University of Minnesota Crookston Professor Dan Svedarsky on Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Brown Dining Room, Sahlstrom Conference Center, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. A program will begin at 2:30 p.m. and all are welcome to join the campus to celebrate Svedarsky’s contributions on campus and throughout the region and beyond.
  • April 23, 2018
    Sometimes, the obvious choice is the very best one. For senior Kennedy Resendiz, choosing the University of Minnesota Crookston was not only the best choice it was the perfect choice for her.
  • April 23, 2018
    Junior Nicole Mazour, a health sciences major, and sophomore Ryan Ratcliff, an exercise science and wellness major, took part in the Northland Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine conference in early April at St. Catherine University in St. Paul.