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  • March 6, 2017
    Ben Koisti’s favorite place to visit is Disney World because he believes dreams really do come true.
  • March 3, 2017
    Two students in the horticulture program at University of Minnesota Crookston recently received a scholarship sponsored by the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association (MNLA) Foundation.
  • March 3, 2017
    The Crookston Campus-Community Connection (C4)—working with the City of Crookston, the Crookston Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, the Crookston Student Association (CSA), and the U of M Crookston’s Office of University Relations—will host a College Town Forum
  • February 28, 2017
    Business students at the University of Minnesota Crookston are currently competing in the Harvard Global Case Competition. The Golden Eagle team, which is made up of five students including one online student, is the only one from the University of Minnesota and is competing against more than 125 teams from other outstanding universities around the world.
  • February 23, 2017
    Delight in the taste of the world through the University of Minnesota Crookston’s annual International Dinners Series.
  • February 23, 2017
    This spring, sophomore honors student Zach Greenberg has an opportunity to speak at a conference about something he loves—sports.
  • February 23, 2017
    The University of Minnesota Crookston has been ranked among the “Most Affordable Colleges for Incoming Freshman with Financial Need” by the Student Loan Report, an online resource providing information about the student loan industry.
  • February 20, 2017
    Attend the Black Student Association's Annual Night of Expression to be held Tuesday, February 28, 2017, beginning at 4:30-6:30 p.m. to enjoy a meal, cultural/arts display, and an entertainment.
  • February 15, 2017
    When Barbara Keinath, Ph.D., was offered the opportunity to serve as interim chancellor at the University of Minnesota Crookston, she followed her own best advice and accepted the role.
  • February 13, 2017
    What happens when you give students a real-life project that is hands-on and helps others? Professor Lyle Westrom's students teamed up with 2013 alumna Whitney (Lian) Rupprecht's FFA students from the Fertile Beltrami High School. High school and college students worked closely together preparing the high school students for successful interviews that are taking most of them on to the state competition.
  • February 8, 2017
    Randy Stenger is the Founder & CEO of Extreme Sandbox, a Heavy Equipment Adventure company that lets clients play on construction equipment. Stenger will present at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 12:30 p.m. in the Peterson Classroom in Heritage Hall.
  • February 8, 2017
    The 7th Annual Justin Knebel Memorial Ice Fishing Tournament was held on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at Zippel Bay Resort on Lake of the Woods, Williams, Minn. The tournament, which supports scholarships for student-athletes at the University of Minnesota Crookston, was filled with excitement and more participants than ever before.
  • February 6, 2017
    The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of fall semester 2016 graduates. Students completed their degree requirements during fall semester 2016.
  • February 3, 2017
    You don’t need a sweetheart to enjoy an evening of entertainment and dancing accompanied by the Jazz Band at the University of Minnesota Crookston. A special Valentine’s dance to be held on Tuesday, February 14, will include music of the Big Band Era from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center.
  • February 3, 2017
    Professor Stephen Carlson, from the Music Department at Bemidji State University will perform a piano concert on Thursday, February 16, 1017, at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on the grand piano in the Kiehle Auditorium. All are welcome and no admission will be charged.
  • January 30, 2017
    The Confucius Institute at the University of Minnesota Crookston will present an Evening of Chinese New Year Celebration on Thursday, February 9, at 5 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center.
  • January 30, 2017
    Hear the captivating stories of Baba the Storyteller on Monday, February 6, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in Kiehle Auditorium at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Children and adults will enjoy the tales that weave words and music together, along with history, an introduction to traditions, and more.
  • January 30, 2017
    Royalty were crowned, students were recognized for achievement, and alumni gathered for the 42nd Annual Ag Arama at the University Teaching and Outreach Center at the University of Minnesota Crookston. This year's event was dedicated to Associate Professor Margot Rudstrom and the theme for the day was "Better in Boots."
  • January 25, 2017
    The murals that grace the walls of the Kiehle Auditorium on the University of Minnesota Crookston campus are 75 years old. Their history and impact will be the focus of a special presentation, “The Kiehle Murals: The Art of John Martin Socha,” by historian and librarian Bill Wittenbreer on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at noon. The presentation, which will take place in the Kiehle Building’s historic auditorium, will include the history of the Works Progress Administration’s (WPA) arts program and the artist and muralist John Martin Socha and his work around Minnesota and the country.
  • January 24, 2017
    The Western Minnesota Regional Science Fair will take place on the campus of the University of Minnesota Crookston on Saturday, February 11, 2017, in the Wellness Center.
  • January 20, 2017
    On Friday, January 27, 2017, Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith will host a Town Hall Water Summit on the campus of the University of Minnesota, Morris. The Summit will bring together local government leaders, farmers, students, environmental groups, and businesses, to focus on water challenges and solutions in Greater Minnesota.
  • 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.