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  • March 2, 2005
    Paul Aakre and Kent Freberg, professors in Agricultural Systems Management (ASM) are proud of the new welding facilities at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) campus. Maintenance welding and metal fabrication plays an important role in many of the career paths chosen by students in the Agriculture and Natural Resource majors.
  • March 1, 2005
    Eric Stromstad a UMC senior majoring in Golf Facilities and Turf Systems (GFTS) was awarded the North Dakota Golf Association Scholarship. The scholarship was presented by Bruce Kary of the Dickenson Parks and Recreation department last week at the association’s annual meeting.
  • March 1, 2005
    Earl Evans a UMC junior majoring in Golf Facilities and Turf Systems (GFTS) was awarded the North Central Turf Grass Association (NCTGA) Scholarship. The scholarship was presented by Sam Davis of the Wildwood Golf Course and Bruce Kary of the Dickenson Parks and Recreation department last week at the association’s annual meeting.
  • February 28, 2005
    The Crookston Student Association (CSA) at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) recently elected Deann Roers, West Fargo, ND as president. Serving with her are Erin Flynn, Bloomer, WI, as vice president, Joan Ebnet, Pequot Lakes, MN, as secretary, and Guy Rodrigue, Stanchfield, MN, as treasurer.
  • February 22, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Board of Regents approved to amend the fiscal year 2005 capital budget by $4.3 million to incorporate funding for a new student housing project on the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) campus.
  • February 15, 2005
    University of Minnesota wildlife professor, Dr. John Loegering, recently received the Chapter Service Award from the Minnesota Chapter of The Wildlife Society annual meeting in Fergus Falls. In presenting the award, Chapter President, Mark Hanson noted, “John works hard to promote wildlife sciences in Minnesota, encourages involvement outside the classroom to facilitate personal and professional development in his students, and helps foster an environment where students have fun as they begin to integrate with professionals.
  • February 15, 2005
    Russell Kleinschmidt, a UMC senior majoring in wildlife management from Long Prairie, was recently awarded the Student Conservationist Award from the Minnesota Chapter of The Wildlife Society. The award was presented at the annual meeting of the professional organization held in Fergus Falls and recognizes the top wildlife student in all of Minnesota’s colleges and universities.
  • February 11, 2005
    Faculty members at the University of Minnesota Crookston opted for union representation as a result of a vote tabulated on February 1. The vote in favor of unionization was 24-22, with three abstentions, according to Education Minnesota, the statewide educators' union that includes the University Education Association (UEA).
  • February 8, 2005
    The second in the Sustainability Seminar Series will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 17, in Youngquist Auditorium of the Northwest Research and Outreach Center on the University of Minnesota Crookston campus.
  • February 7, 2005
    Students Named to University's Dean's List, Fall 2004
  • February 7, 2005
    Students Named to University's Chancellor's List, Fall 2004
  • February 7, 2005
    UMC Graduates, Fall Semester 2004
  • February 3, 2005
    The VolunTEAM at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) has been awarded a grant from mtvU. The largest, most comprehensive television network just for college students, mtvU helps fund a new student-run community service organization, or a new project being undertaken by an existing organization every week throughout the school year.
  • February 2, 2005
    Applications for the merit scholarships at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) must be completed by February 15, 2005 in order to be considered. UMC provides specialty education in the areas of information technology, aviation, agriculture, health sciences, and natural resources along with many others.
  • January 28, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) invites the community to a special presentation on dating, communication, respect, and sexual assault awareness by Mike Domitrz entitled “Can I Kiss You?” For over a decade, Domitrz has been inspiring students with his hilarious sense of humor and uncanny ability to draw hard-hitting emotion from audiences.
  • January 27, 2005
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) has named Josh Johnson, Hoffman MN, as recipient of the True Grit award at Ag Arama held January 28 and 29 on the UMC campus.
  • December 13, 2004
    The UMC Diversity Center, a center for all students, is scheduled to open Thursday, December 16 in Dowell Hall 120. The purpose of the Diversity Center at University of Minnesota Crookston is to foster a sense of community among students, faculty, staff, and administrators of all races, genders, and national origins.
  • December 7, 2004
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Collegiate Crops Judging Team placed third in national competition at both the Kansas City Crops Contest held on November 16 and the Chicago Crops Contest held on November 20, 2004.
  • November 24, 2004
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Music-Theater Department is presenting the two-act comedy “The Senator Wore Pantyhose” Wednesday though Saturday, December&nbsp;</span><span>1-4, 2004 at 8:00 p.m. in Kiehle Auditorium at the UMC campus. Tickets are available at the door for $5 adults, $3 students, and $2 UMC students.
  • November 12, 2004
    UMC’s Bachelor of Applied Health degree is available online. The University of Minnesota Crookston’s Bachelor of Applied Health (BAH) degree provides students a convenient and flexible alternative for working adults and part-time students who have relevant work experience and are interested in completing a 4-year degree.
  • November 8, 2004
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) Music-Theater Department is presenting the three-act play “Noises Off” Wednesday through Sunday, November 17-21, at 8:00 each evening except for the Sunday performance that will be at 2:00 p.m. All performances will be held in Kiehle Auditorium.
  • October 26, 2004
    The University of Minnesota Crookston Alumni Association (UMCAA) held their annual meeting on Monday evening, October 25, 2004 where they elected new officers and welcomed new UMCAA board members.
  • October 18, 2004
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) will honor five Torch and Shield recipients at the Torch and Shield recognition event to be held on Wednesday, October 20 in Kiehle Auditorium. Recipients of this year’s award are University of Minnesota Regent Clyde Allen; John Bywater, former director of admissions and financial aid; Bill Connelly, the Director of Urban Economic Initiatives at the University of St. Thomas and a member of the UMC All-College Advisory Committee; Jerome Knutson, long time UMC science professor; and Dr. Del Roelofs, former director of development.
  • August 26, 2004
    Robert Peterson, J.D., has been hired to serve as the Interim Vice Chancellor for University Relations at the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC).

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