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  • August 19, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston, (UMC) has been ranked one of the best public colleges in the Midwest for a eighth consecutive year, according to U.S. News and World Report’s rankings for 2006.
  • August 17, 2005
    Well, if you’ve swum in a body of water at some point in your life, you’ve probably swallowed some water accidentally at one point or another. If that’s the case, Dr. Brian Dingmann said, you’ve more than likely eaten some rotifers.
  • August 17, 2005
    The Instructional Technology Center at the University of Minnesota Crookston typically doesn’t hire student interns over the summer. But this summer at the UMC ITC isn’t just any summer. Charged with the task of overhauling the campus’ entire Website – more than 17,000 individual Web pages in all – meant that ITC staff members Steve Hannah and Kelly Nelson needed some reinforcements.
  • August 17, 2005
    Union Pacific Railroad is in the same situation as most companies in the United States where top management level employees will be retiring in the next 10 to 15 years. With that in mind Union Pacific (UP) has established Union Pacific's College Center which will enable UP the opportunity to grow management positions within the ranks and the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is one of the schools that will help them do it.
  • August 17, 2005
    Any college student who has ever felt confused, isolated and stressed to the max because of uncertainties over whether or not to switch majors or transfer to another school should have Beth Jacobson on their cell phone speed dial list.
  • August 17, 2005
    So what, you might say, if someone is doing some research on microscopic, aquatic organisms known as rotifers.
  • August 16, 2005
    Opening week at the University of Minnesota Crookston will begin on August 22.
  • August 15, 2005
    The Bookstore at the University of Minnesota Crookston campus is hosting a community open house on Friday, August 19 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. during Crookston’s Ox Cart Days. The Bookstore is located in the University’s new student center on the U of M Crookston campus at 2900 University Ave.
  • August 15, 2005
    The University of Minnesota has appointed Charles Casey Chancellor of the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) and Bev Durgan Dean and director of the University of Minnesota Extension Service. Both appointments will be brought before the Board of Regents Sept. 9 for approval.
  • August 9, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) was recently awarded a three-year grant by the Otto Bremer Foundation. The $65,000 grant will help with the coordination and staffing of UMC’s Mentoring and Caring program.
  • August 8, 2005
    The Bookstore at the University of Minnesota Crookston campus is hosting a community open house on Friday, August 19 from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. during Crookston’s Ox Cart Days. The Bookstore is located in the University’s new student center on the U of M Crookston campus at 2900 University Ave.
  • August 8, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston Bookstore is selling discounted Minnesota State Fair admission tickets at their campus location in the student center at 2900 University Ave.
  • August 8, 2005
    Local author Eric Bergeson will discuss his book Off the Farm: A Collection of Essays at the University of Minnesota Crookston Bookstore, located in the new student center on the UMC campus at 2900 University Way, on Friday, August 19 at 3:30 p.m.
  • August 8, 2005
    Author Jerry Abraham will discuss his book Voices From Minnesota: Short Biographies from Thirty-Two Senior Citizens at the University of Minnesota Crookston Bookstore, located in the new student center on the UMC campus at 2900 University Way, on Friday, August 19 at 2:30 p.m.
  • August 2, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is hosting 55 students as part of Summer Start being held from July 31 to August 4. Summer Start, part of the First Year Experience (FYE) program, is a unique opportunity offered to first year college students, PSEO and transfer students to introduce them to college life by helping them acquire the skills necessary for success.
  • August 1, 2005
    The Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERT) share a bold vision: a clean energy future in Minnesota using innovative technologies and local resources.
  • July 29, 2005
    Dan Svedarsky, research biologist at the Northwest Research and Outreach Center and Head of the Natural Resources Department at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) has been elected Vice President of The Wildlife Society (TWS).
  • July 29, 2005
    Students from the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) presented a series of seminars this summer on their internships or special studies at the Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge and on campus
  • July 25, 2005
    Students Named to University's Dean's List, Spring 2005
  • July 20, 2005
    Area students named to the 2005 spring semester Chancellor’s List at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) were announced by Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Joe Massey.
  • July 19, 2005
    The Chancellor Emeritus of the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC), Donald Sargeant, highlights the success of UMC throughout history and its commitment to continued service to the region.
  • July 18, 2005
    Steve Hannah, technology consultant in the UMC Instructional Technology Center, has received a Master of Science degree in Applied Information Management (AIM) from the University of Oregon (UO).
  • July 15, 2005
    <p>Online Learning is creating new opportunities for University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) students. UMC’s online enrollment has grown over 60% in the past 4 years says Michelle Christopherson, UMC’s Center for Adult Learning Director.&nbsp;</p>
  • July 13, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is hosting over 120 high school juniors and seniors and about 40 staff members from Minnesota, North Dakota, western Ontario, and northwestern Wisconsin are taking part in the Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) Camp July 10-16.
  • July 13, 2005
    Horticulture instructor at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC), Melinda McVey McCluskey, PhD will be attending the American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS) annual conference to be held July 18 – 21 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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