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  • November 1, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston Event Planning and Management class in conjunction with the C4 group will be hosting an event titled “Creating Connections - Let’s Be Social” on Wednesday, November 7 at 6 p.m. in Bede Ballroom , Sargent Student Center.
  • November 1, 2018
    Four students from the University of Minnesota Crookston recently made a trip to Dallas, Texas, to compete for the first time at the Sport Marketing Association's annual conference.
  • October 26, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston welcomed visitors this week from Université de Ségou (University of Segou), Mali. Hosted by Professor Harouna Maiga, head of the Agriculture and Natural Resources Department, Souleymane Kouyaté, president of the University of Segou, Ousmane Konipo, director of research and Konimba Bengaly, professor of animal science, were on campus from Sunday, October 21 until Monday, October 29.
  • October 25, 2018
    Students can travel the world as part of learning abroad and probably no place more exotic than the Galapagos Islands. One of the most requested places by students for a study abroad experience, this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity comes under the leadership of associate professors Katy Chapman and Kristie Walker.
  • October 19, 2018
    The Sustainable YoU, Sustainable World class, taught by Associate Professor Katy Chapman, recently conducted a waste audit of the various academic areas
  • October 15, 2018
    What piques the interest in undergraduate research for senior health sciences major Michaela Lano, Chaska, Minn., is her drive to discover new information. Curiosity literally takes Lano wading into the rivers and lakes of Minnesota in search of freshwater sponges.
  • October 10, 2018
    The parking committee of the University of Minnesota Crookston has instated 30 free parking spaces next to Kiehle building. These spaces are open to everyone, including Crookston community members.
  • October 8, 2018
    Homecoming was held September 28-30, 2018, with several alumni gatherings including the Class of 1968 and 1969 who celebrated their 50th anniversary reunion. The theme for the week was “There’s No Place like Homecoming.” One of the highlights of the weekend is the annual Alumni Awards Celebration. The 2018 honorees include this year’s Outstanding Alumni Award recipients: Nancy Capistran ’71, ’92, ’01; Wayne Freimund ’81 and Peggy Lee Hilton ’68. Inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame were Ken Bond ’96, football and Chancellor Emeritus Charles H. Casey.
  • September 27, 2018
    Homecoming royalty were crowned at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Thursday evening, September 27, 2018, in Kiehle Auditorium during this year's Homeoming Spirit Rally.
  • September 25, 2018
    Award winning author, journalist and public affairs officer, Daniel L. Coberly will speak at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. The presentation, in Kiehle Auditorium, entitled “How the West was Spun,” will take place at noon. All are welcome and parking is free in Lot G.
  • September 24, 2018
    Last fall Ethan Johnson started thinking about law school. This fall, he took the entrance exam and is applying for gap year employment. Johnson, a senior double major in business management and communication, always thinks ahead.
  • September 20, 2018
    Homecoming festivities will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston the weekend of September 28-30, 2018, and this year’s activities feature something for everyone. The theme for Homecoming 2018 is “There’s No Place Like Homecoming.”
  • September 20, 2018
    Celebrate northern Minnesota grown foods in the inaugural Farm to Table dinner, Friday, November 2, 2018, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Start the evening with a demonstration by the hunt seat equestrian team in the University Teaching and Outreach Center followed by dinner in at 6 p.m.in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center. The meal, served family style, will be prepared by local chefs and feature foods grown by U of M Crookston students, alumni, and friends.
  • September 20, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston will celebrate Banned Books Week from Monday, October 1, through Friday, October 5, 2018. The public is invited to attend activities during Banned Books Week.
  • September 13, 2018
    Refuse to Lose - Four Ways to Become a Guaranteed Student Success Story" by speaker Odell Bizzell will be the feature of Thursday Commons on September 20, from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center.
  • September 10, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston has been ranked one of the best in the latest rankings from U.S.News released in early September. In the category Midwest Top Public Regional Colleges for 2019, the U of M Crookston ranked in the number two spot. The campus has ranked in the top 4 consecutively for 22 years.
  • September 3, 2018
    A student work-study job in the greenhouse at the University of Minnesota Crookston helped lead to a major in horticulture for senior Heidi Shol Reitmeier, Crookston, Minn.
  • August 31, 2018
    U of M Crookston Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause understands the importance of a university’s outreach activities and engagement with its local community and region.
  • August 30, 2018
    A Minnesota Education Fair (MEF) for all high school students and their parents will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Tuesday, September 18, 2018, from 9 to 10:30 a.m.
  • August 27, 2018
    Faculty and staff came back this fall to the opening of a new research space at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The Center for Collaborative Research opened on Tuesday, August 14 to an enthusiastic crowd of faculty and staff who had looked forward to its opening since the project received funding in fall 2017.
  • August 23, 2018
    The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of summer 2018 graduates.
  • August 17, 2018
    Children dream of becoming astronauts, dancers, actors, or doctors when they grow up. For a young Richard Cobble, he knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up: an officer. One day when Cobble was in first grade, a local police officer came to his elementary school to speak about the popular Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program.
  • August 14, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston invites community members to become a part of the Community Host Program. The Office of Student & Family Experience will be sponsoring its second year of the program designed to facilitate informal friendships between U of M Crookston students and members of the Crookston community.
  • August 13, 2018
    Fall semester classes begin Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Crookston but the campus is already buzzing with the return of student-athletes for the beginning of their fall practice schedule.
  • August 8, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston has again been named one of the best colleges in the Midwest according to The Princeton Review, a nationally known education services company. The U of M Crookston is one of 160 institutions The Princeton Review recommends in its "Best Midwestern" section of its website feature, "2019 Best Regional Colleges," that posted August 7, 2018, on PrincetonReview.com.

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