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Award Winning Blogger Molly Yeh to Speak

By Elizabeth Tollefson on
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Molly Yeh, an award winning blogger and author, will speak at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Thursday, February 1, 2018. The presentation will take place at noon in Kiehle Auditorium and is free and open to the public. Parking is recommended in Lot G near the Kiehle Molly on the RangeBuilding, and no parking permits are required.

Yeh’s blog, My Name is Yeh, has won numerous awards. She is also the author of a cookbook, Molly on the Range. She graduated from Juilliard majoring in percussion and while there fell in love with food. She and her husband, a fifth generation farmer, currently reside on the family farm in East Grand Forks, Minn.

She has been featured on The Today Show, Forbes 30 Under 30, Yahoo Food Blogger of the Year, and others. To learn more about Yeh, visit her blog at

The event is sponsored by the Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Minnesota Crookston.

The University of Minnesota Crookston now delivers 34 bachelor's degree programs, 22 minors, and 40 areas of emphasis on campus as well as 14 degree programs entirely online.  These degrees are offered in the areas of agriculture and natural resources; business; liberal arts and education; and math, science and technology.  With an enrollment of 1,800 undergraduates from more than 20 countries and 40 states, the Crookston campus offers a supportive, close-knit atmosphere that leads to a prestigious University of Minnesota degree.  "Small Campus. Big Degree."  To learn more, visit


Elizabeth Tollefson

University Relations


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