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  • October 6, 2016
    Candidates for homecoming royalty were announced recently at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • October 5, 2016
    Students have been enjoying workouts in a new wellness center at the University of Minnesota Crookston since classes began in late August. A formal grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for the facility will be held during homecoming weekend on Saturday, October 15.
  • October 5, 2016
    Across the campuses of the University of Minnesota, there is a commitment to exceptional education and great value. Many students at the U of M Crookston receive financial aid, including academic scholarships, grants, student employment, and loans.
  • October 5, 2016
    Brenda Tracy will speak on the topic of sexual assault on college campuses on Monday, October 17, at 6 p.m. in Kiehle Auditorium at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • October 5, 2016
    The Business Department Distinguished Speaker Series will host Brandon Robinson, Esq., an attorney who will be giving a presentation to the campus and community on cybersecurity - legal issues, protecting yourself and your business on Tuesday, October 25, at 12 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center. Parking is free and recommended in Lot A.
  • September 27, 2016
    Volunteers placed paper “bud caps” on white, red, and jack pines in the park to protect them from deer browse over winter during National Public Lands Day on September 24, 2016.
  • September 23, 2016
    The University of Minnesota Crookston and White Earth Tribal and Community College will offer an undergraduate cohort in early childhood education and elementary education at White Earth Tribal and Community College in Mahnomen, Minn. A formal signing of a Memorandum of Understanding took place on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at White Earth Tribal and Community College.
  • September 20, 2016
    Award-winning Minnesota Photojournalist Brian Mark Peterson Presents Monday, October 10, 2016, at the U of M Crookston; Presentation begins at 7 p.m., Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center
  • September 19, 2016
    Family Day at the U of M Crookston is slated for Saturday, October 1, 2016, and an opportunity for families to spend time with their student in a variety of activities.
  • September 15, 2016
    The campus tagline “Small Campus. Big Degree.” is not the only thing the University of Minnesota Crookston offers sophomore Maggie Mills.
  • September 14, 2016
    University of Minnesota Crookston Chancellor Fred E. Wood announced today that he plans to retire from the University of Minnesota system at the end of the 2016-17 academic year. He has served as chancellor at the U of M Crookston since July 2012. Wood shared that he needs to care for his extended family in northern California as the reason he is leaving his leadership position in Crookston—one he has relished at a place he has developed great affection for over his time serving as chancellor.
  • September 13, 2016
    Homecoming festivities will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston the weekend of October 14-16, 2016, with the grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new wellness center at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 15.
  • September 12, 2016
    The University of Minnesota Crookston will celebrate Banned Books Week from Monday, September 26, through Friday, September 30, 2016. Visiting author Sherry Roberts from Minneapolis will be on campus to discuss her novel, Book of Mercy.
  • September 6, 2016
    It has been 50 years since Founding Provost Stanley Sahlstrom welcomed students to the University of Minnesota Technical Institute. The U of M Crookston will commemorate this historical time by marking Founder’s Day on Wednesday, September 21, 2016.
  • September 1, 2016
    The Northwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (NW RSDP) has announced its 2016 funding priorities for community-based projects.
  • August 22, 2016
    The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of summer 2016 graduates. Students completed their degree requirements during summer 2016.
  • August 11, 2016
    The 2016 Ox Cart Days festival will kick off with the annual Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at the University of Minnesota Crookston from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on the Campus Mall.
  • August 8, 2016
    One way to describe junior Maggie Gibbons, Cohasset, Minn., is busy. She’s a full-time student, a part of the Study Abroad Club, the Hospitality Association, and she is a student manager at the Evergreen Grill at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The one thing Gibbons is never too busy for is her passion for animals.
  • August 8, 2016
    What does peace mean to you? That’s the central question photographer and storyteller John Noltner has been asking people for his social commentary project and exhibit, A Peace of My Mind. The exhibit will be on display on the campus of the University of Minnesota Crookston from Friday, August 19, through Monday, August 29.
  • August 5, 2016
    Entrepreneurs and small business owners can receive valuable assistance through an opportunity offered by the Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies (CRES) at the University of Minnesota Crookston. CRES is seeking regional entrepreneurs and small business owners interested working with UMC students on a class project for their business. Potential projects may include, but are not limited to, marketing and management strategies, business plans, assistance with accounting software, marketing research, competitive analysis, social media marketing, and other projects identified by the client. All projects are completed by U of M Crookston students under the guidance of qualified faculty at no cost.
  • August 5, 2016
    University of Minnesota Crookston Chancellor Fred Wood and Crookston Mayor Gary Willhite invite local community members to a “Drive-In Visit” of the campus from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the evening of Thursday, August 11.
  • July 29, 2016
    A visual news release on the new wellness center on campus.
  • July 22, 2016
    Senior Kary Sheppard has always been interested in the medical field. For the exercise science and wellness major, the concept of being physically and emotionally well is something worth learning. This summer, Sheppard was able to learn far outside the classroom, 3,710 miles away to be exact.
  • July 21, 2016
    Last summer, with the help of a six month internship by DeAndra O’Connell, the City of Crookston passed a resolution to adopt the Minnesota GreenStep Cities program and was officially recognized as a Step One GreenStep City.
  • July 7, 2016
    The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of spring semester 2016 graduates.

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