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  • May 16, 2018
    Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC) and the University of Minnesota Crookston announced a new comprehensive Dual Admissions agreement between the two institutions on Tuesday afternoon, May 15, 2018, at NCTC’s Thief River Falls campus. The agreement establishes a cooperative academic relationship under NCTC’s NorthernConnect Dual Admission Program. NCTC President Dennis Bona and U of M Crookston Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause signed the new memorandum of agreement that will provide access and opportunity for students from both institutions.
  • May 10, 2018
    In celebration of excellence and service by faculty and staff, the annual Faculty and Staff Day was held Tuesday, May 8, in Brown Dining Room. Retirements were recognized by the University of Minnesota Crookston, Extension, and the Northwest Research and Outreach Center.
  • May 9, 2018
    High school students were on campus for the inaugural Northern Great Plains Youth Institute on Monday, May 7, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • May 5, 2018
    When Senior Jordan Adams isn’t racing to finish the field work, he is racing against a field of competitors at the racetrack.
  • May 3, 2018
    Students in the Honors Program defended their honors theses during finals week.
  • May 2, 2018
    Christine Anderson has been hired to serve as a small business specialist and consultant for the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Anderson began her responsibilities with the SBDC on April 27.
  • May 2, 2018
    Students in Associate Professor Eric Castle's landscape design class presented their designs for pollinator gardens for the City of Hallock, Minn.
  • April 30, 2018
    Student achievement was recognized during the annual awards celebration in April. The program highlighted outstanding students in all departments and for volunteer service.
  • April 25, 2018
    A retirement reception will be held for University of Minnesota Crookston Professor Dan Svedarsky on Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Brown Dining Room, Sahlstrom Conference Center, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. A program will begin at 2:30 p.m. and all are welcome to join the campus to celebrate Svedarsky’s contributions on campus and throughout the region and beyond.
  • April 23, 2018
    Junior Nicole Mazour, a health sciences major, and sophomore Ryan Ratcliff, an exercise science and wellness major, took part in the Northland Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine conference in early April at St. Catherine University in St. Paul.
  • April 23, 2018
    Alpha Lambda Delta - First Year Honor Society held its induction ceremony on Sunday, April 23 at the Carnegie Building in Crookston, Minn.
  • April 23, 2018
    Wemimo Abbey, founder of Clean Water for Everyone, to speak at Northern Great Plains Institute on Monday, May 7, 2018, at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The keynote address by Abbey will begin at 12:30 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center.
  • April 23, 2018
    Sometimes, the obvious choice is the very best one. For senior Kennedy Resendiz, choosing the University of Minnesota Crookston was not only the best choice it was the perfect choice for her.
  • April 18, 2018
    Peggy (Lee) Hilton from the Class of 1968 will address the University of Minnesota Crookston Class of 2018 during commencement exercises on Saturday, May 5. Graduates will take part in the ceremony, which begins at 2 p.m. in Lysaker Gymnasium, Sports Center. All are welcome to attend.
  • April 17, 2018
    Three students from the University of Minnesota Crookston traveled to Oklahoma to present at the 32nd annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) held at the University of Central Oklahoma. The conference, held in early April, was an opportunity for the students to showcase their undergraduate research projects.
  • April 17, 2018
    Five students from the University of Minnesota Crookston Business Department recently participated in the 2018 Harvard Global Case Competition, culminating in a trip to Harvard University in April.
  • April 13, 2018
    The Natural Resources Club is ready to help you clean up your yard and get ready for spring.
  • April 12, 2018
    The University of Minnesota Crookston will recognize Earth Week with a host of activities starting on Monday, April 17 through Friday, April 22, 2018. Events are free and all are welcome.
  • April 12, 2018
    Animal nutrition is the focus of a collaboration between the University of Minnesota Crookston, North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D., and the Université de Ségou in Ségou, Mali.
  • April 12, 2018
    Two band concerts are scheduled in April at the University of Minnesota Crookston.
  • March 29, 2018
    Join Crookston Students for Sustainable Development (CSSD) for a session on cloth vs. disposable diapers on Tuesday, April 3 at 5:45 p.m. in the Early Childhood Development Center, located north of the Kiehle Building.
  • March 28, 2018
    With hints of spring in the air, senior Abby Garin is excited to graduate but maybe even more excited to head back to the track. It has been part of her spring routine since she was 15 years old.
  • March 16, 2018
    Ceremonies for the inauguration of Mary Holz-Clause, Ph.D., as the sixth chancellor for the University of Minnesota Crookston are set for Friday, April 6, 2018, at noon in Kiehle Auditorium on the U of M Crookston campus.
  • March 15, 2018
    Two majors and a minor have been added to the portfolio of academic offerings at the University of Minnesota Crookston. A Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Agricultural Communication along with an online B.S. in English, and an English minor online, were approved at the February 2018 meeting of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents, the University system's governing body.
  • March 12, 2018
    Unsure about his plans after high school, Josh Kauck considered going right into the workforce. Then, an offer for a scholarship to play Golden Eagle Football made him reconsider. Playing football took him to the University of Minnesota Crookston where he plays defensive line for the Golden Eagles. A chance to help with a robotics camp over the summer may have changed the direction of his future altogether.