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  • January 18, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston has been ranked among the “Top 100 Baccalaureate Colleges” in the U.S. by Washington Monthly in its 2016 College Guide. The rankings from Washington Monthly were initiated eleven years ago when it was decided to rank schools based on what they had done for their country.
  • January 13, 2017
    University of Minnesota Extension will host a One Vegetable, One Community (OVOC) Workshop from 9:30 AM to 2:30 PM, January 26th at the Evergreen Eating Emporium in Thief River Falls, MN.
  • January 12, 2017
    Win prizes and support scholarships during the 7th Annual Justin Knebel Memorial Ice Fishing Tournament to be held Saturday, February 4, 2017. Alumni Social will be held on Friday, February 3 at Izzy’s Bar & Grill, Warroad, Minn., from 5 to 8:30 p.m.
  • January 11, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston is hosting the 15th Annual Winter Job and Internship Fair on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in Bede Ballroom in the Sargeant Student Center.
  • January 11, 2017
    Students named to the fall semester 2016 Deans List at the University of Minnesota, Crookston were announced by the Office of the Registrar. The U of M Crookston is one of the most respected career-oriented, technology-based universities in the nation.
  • January 11, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston wants all alumni and coaches back to celebrate basketball history during Alumni Basketball Weekend on Friday and Saturday, January 27 and 28, 2017.
  • January 10, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston will host the 42nd annual Ag Arama on Friday and Saturday, January 27-28, 2017. This year’s Ag Arama is dedicated to Associate Professor Margot Rudstrom and the theme for the weekend is “Better in Boots.”
  • January 9, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston and a number of its online academic degree programs have earned national rankings from various organizations and online resources.
  • January 9, 2017
    Opportunities come in many forms and sometimes the best ones are unexpected. University of Minnesota Crookston Senior Alec Koepp and 2016 graduate Timilehin “Tim” Adeniyi worked together to develop a tutorial that explains the step-by-step creation of a 3-D simulation of something real. Using a model created in Sketchup and importing it into Unity to add the animation, the two were able to continue the work of Alumna Mariam Maiga 2009 and 2015.
  • January 6, 2017
    She is the barn manager, or one might describe her as something of a horse whisperer extraordinaire.
  • January 6, 2017
    Students named to the fall semester 2016 Chancellors List were announced recently by the Office of the Registrar. The U of M Crookston is one of the most respected career-oriented, technology-based universities in the nation.
  • January 6, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships offer the 6th annual Local Foods College. This interactive distance learning opportunity supports gardeners and farmers interested in community-based food systems. The webinar series will begin January 24th and is a series of eight sessions, meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesdays until March 14, 2017.
  • January 6, 2017
    Students named to the fall semester 2016 Deans List at the University of Minnesota, Crookston were announced by the Office of the Registrar. The U of M Crookston is one of the most respected career-oriented, technology-based universities in the nation.
  • January 4, 2017
    The Northwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (NW RSDP) announces its 2017 funding priorities for community-based projects. Seed funding is available to support projects that leverage community participation and create a robust partnership with the University of Minnesota. Individuals, organizations, and groups in northwestern Minnesota are encouraged to apply.
  • January 4, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston named its top ten stories of 2016 and they range from a golden anniversary to the grand opening of a new wellness center. The year held numerous accomplishments across campus in academics, athletics, facilities, and fundraising. As one of the five campuses in the University of Minnesota system, the Crookston campus offers 34 bachelor's degree programs on campus as well as 14 degree programs entirely online to students from more than 20 countries and 40 states.
  • January 4, 2017
    The fifth annual community-wide Red River Valley Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be held on Monday, January 16, 2017. The theme for the celebration is "Let Freedom Ring: Choose Peace, Civility, & Nonviolence" and includes a Unity Walk followed by a special commemorative program at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • January 1, 2017
    Music might be his minor, but it has played a major role in the life of Junior Henry Soung. The communication major from St. Paul, Minn., grew up playing piano, and while he left it as a teenager, it is once again an important part of his life.
  • December 12, 2016
    On October 26, 2016, the second annual Best of B3 Recognition Luncheon was held at International Market Square in Minneapolis to recognize the achievements of B3 program participants.
  • December 9, 2016
    Students interested in agriculture and natural resources from high schools, chapters and clubs across the region and state were on the University of Minnesota Crookston campus on Friday, December 2, 2016, to compete in more than 20 agriculture and natural resources related contests. The annual Agriculture and Natural Resources Day competition has been held for more than 30 years on the Crookston campus.
  • December 9, 2016
    What’s the connection between a horse, a trumpet, and a flute? At the University of Minnesota Crookston, it’s Senior Hannah Van Dyke, and all three have played a central role in her academic career.
  • November 30, 2016
    University of Minnesota Crookston Senior Pratima Thapaliya has found her home away from home. Far from Kathmandu, Nepal, Pratima shares that she misses the life she led back in Nepal but has come to find a whole new way of living in Crookston. It was not easy for Thapaliya to come to the United States; nonetheless, she persevered, endured, and found a way.
  • November 30, 2016
    Chancellor Wood recently received "Keys to the City of Crookston" from Mayor Gary Willhite in gratitude for his work on campus and in the community.
  • November 30, 2016
    There were 635 rooted poinsettia cuttings that arrived in August at the University of Minnesota Crookston in anticipation of another holiday season. Under the skill and coaxing of students involved in the commercial floriculture class, those cuttings develop into a beautiful poinsettia crop.
  • November 29, 2016
    A check for more than $17,000 was recently presented to the University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) by the UMC Teambackers to support student-athlete scholarships.
  • November 28, 2016
    Enjoy some holiday spirit during three special musical events in December.

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