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  • November 6, 2017
    For any undergraduate, presenting at an international conference is extraordinary. When that conference takes you to the Swiss Alps for a presentation that combines both your love of sport and your love of marketing, that’s epic.
  • November 3, 2017
    It is an evening dedicated to honoring individuals and organizations who have provided leadership and who have aided in the development of the University of Minnesota Crookston, the Northwest Research and Outreach Center, and Extension.
  • October 30, 2017
    Jill Yohe, Ph.D., assistant curator of Native American art at the Minneapolis Art Institute will be presenting at noon on Thursday, November 16, 2017, in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • October 24, 2017
    The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) hosted a regional Collegiate Discussion Meet at the University of Minnesota in Crookston. The competition was held Tuesday, October 17.
  • October 20, 2017
    Working as a veterinary technician intern at one of the most prestigious equine medical facilities in the country was the perfect setting for University of Minnesota Crookston senior Katie Warner to gain valuable skills and witness the latest techniques in the care of horses and foals.
  • October 18, 2017
    Common buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica) is an invasive shrub distributed throughout the aspen understory at the Natural History Area located near campus. For the past three years, students enrolled in NATR 3480: Ecological Restoration have had some success reducing buckthorn density and cover in small test plots within the Natural History Area by utilizing stump treatments and foliar herbicide application.
  • October 16, 2017
    So MinneSOta! is an event celebrating Minnesota’s culture, people, food, products, industry, and natural resources. It will take place on Monday, October 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Northern Lights Lounge and International Lounge of Sargeant Student Center.
  • October 11, 2017
    The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of the Red River Valley has been awarded a Corporation for National and Community Service Augmentation grant through March 2020. The $13,326 grant supports Evidence-Based Programming promotion.
  • October 10, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston Dairy Cattle Judging team competed at the World Dairy Expo in the 29th International Post-secondary Dairy Cattle Judging Contest on October 1-2, 2017, in Madison, Wis.
  • October 3, 2017
    Recognition of the Outstanding Alumni, the recipient of the Abbey Award, and the induction ceremony for the Athletic Hall of Fame took place during the annual Alumni Awards Celebration on Friday, September 29.
  • October 2, 2017
    Former National Football League (NFL) quarterback Ryan Leaf will be the featured speaker for National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week.
  • October 2, 2017
    Associate Professor Matt Simmons and his students heated things up during their first lab of the semester. Simmons had his Habitat Restoration class out to the Pankratz Prairie area near Crookston for a prescribed burn.
  • September 29, 2017
    Homecoming royalty were crowned at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Thursday evening in Lysaker Gymnasium during this year's Spirit Rally. The homecoming king and queen are chosen by a vote of the student body.
  • September 28, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) and a number of its online academic degree programs have earned national rankings from various organizations and online resources.
  • September 27, 2017
    The Clothesline Project is an annual event sponsored by Student Health, the Office of Community Engagement, Polk County Coordinated Victim Services and Community Health Service, Inc. Come check out the display Tuesday and Wednesday, October 10 and 11 from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. in Bede Ballroom A, B and C.
  • September 25, 2017
    This summer, Selena Young, 20, of Plymouth, Minnesota, spent three weeks in Thailand helping animals, discovering Thai culture, and learning hands-on what it’s like to be a veterinarian. Traveling with study-abroad organization Loop Abroad, Selena was selected as part of a small team that volunteered giving care at a dog shelter and spent a week working directly with rescued elephants at an elephant sanctuary.
  • September 20, 2017
    The establishment of a dedicated research space at the University of Minnesota Crookston will open a myriad of possibilities. A new laboratory officially referred to as the University of Minnesota Crookston Center for Collaborative Research (UMC-CCR), will become a reality thanks to investment by the U of M Crookston and a grant from the University of Minnesota’s Office of the Vice President for Research.
  • September 12, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston tops the list in the latest rankings from U.S. News released in early September. In the category Midwest Top Public Regional Colleges for 2018, the U of M Crookston moves into first up from its third place ranking in 2017. The campus has ranked in the top 3 consecutively for 21 years including a number of times in the top slot.
  • September 11, 2017
    Global business professional and entrepreneur Danny Briere will be a featured guest speaker on Tuesday, September 19, at noon in the Peterson Classroom, Heritage Hall.
  • September 8, 2017
    The Northwest Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnership and Bemidji Community Food Shelf will host a public open house as the Deep Winter Greenhouse Prototype 2.0 finishes construction.
  • September 8, 2017
    Studying abroad is much more than an opportunity for students to travel. For Charli Schocker, an agricultural education major at the University of Minnesota Crookston from Hines, Minn., a learning abroad trip to New Zealand is proof.
  • September 6, 2017
    Homecoming festivities will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston the weekend of September 29-30, 2017, and this year’s activities feature something for everyone. The theme for Homecoming 2017 is “Bleed Maroon, Finish Gold.”
  • August 25, 2017
    Professional musicians and race-relations experts Arno Michaelis and Daryl Davis, once performed on stages that were ideologically worlds apart. But, now, the former racist skinhead and the race relations expert are breaking the rules of racism. They will bring their message to the University of Minnesota Crookston in their presentation, “No Place for Hate” on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in Kiehle Auditorium.
  • August 25, 2017
    U of M Crookston researchers John Loegering and Anthony Schroeder will present during Minnesota Sparks, a series of outreach events to bring University of Minnesota researchers—who are tackling the state’s most critical issues—into conversation with communities across Greater Minnesota.
  • August 25, 2017
    Brent Reed, a junior from Arlington, Texas, shows his love for people on and off the football field. Majoring in exercise science and wellness at the University of Minnesota Crookston, Reed works hard to positively influence the lives he comes into contact with on campus and in the community.