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Benoist ’19 Earns Briggs Library Associates Art Award

May 7, 2019 - 12:00am
The studio art and psychology major from the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe feels good knowing he will leave UMN Morris with a part of him and his Lakota heritage for others from his tribe to see.

UMN Morris Will Celebrate 56th Commencement

May 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Approximately 320 students will receive their degrees at the 56th Commencement on Saturday, May 18.

Rosemark ’21 and Westfield ’20 to Lead Student Body

April 25, 2019 - 12:00am
The two aim to build a more "wholesome" University of Minnesota Morris through wellness, equity, community, academics, and sustainability.

17 UMN Morris Faculty and Staff Honored

April 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Award-winners and retirees were honored at the annual Recognition Dinner on Tuesday, April 23.

King ’19 Earns Boren Scholarship

April 22, 2019 - 12:00am
A biology and psychology major, Kamille "Mia" King '19, Chicago, Illinois, will spend next year studying Portuguese in Mozambique.

Ramey Earns $75,000 Grant for Studio Upgrades

April 10, 2019 - 12:00am
The award from the Windgate Charitable Foundation will support student learning and campus facilities.

Drewe Jefferson ’16 Earns Fulbright Award

April 9, 2019 - 12:00am
A German and English grad, Jefferson will spend nine months teaching English in Germany before pursuing graduate study.

Gross Earns Alumni Association Teaching Award

April 4, 2019 - 12:00am
Each year the UMN Morris Alumni Association honors faculty for outstanding contributions to undergraduate education.

Tatham ’21 Earns Briggs Library Associates Art Award

April 3, 2019 - 12:00am
An environmental science and enviromental studies major, Tatham uses art to process what she learns in class.

UMN Morris Offers New Sustainability Leadership Minor

April 1, 2019 - 12:00am
The Sustainability Leadership minor will help students from any major develop the skills they need to grow as leaders in their personal and professional lives.

Theatre Discipline Closes Season with The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

March 28, 2019 - 12:00am
This fresh adaptation of the classic L. Frank Baum novel, directed by Professor of Theatre Arts Ray Schultz and written by Jacqueline E Lawton, runs April 12–13.

Tickets on Sale Now for the 41st Annual UMN Morris Jazz Festival

March 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Join the UMN Morris jazz program as it celebrates one of America's first musical art forms—the Blues, on Friday, April 5.

Drake ’19 RISEs to Top in International Scholarship Competition

March 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Catherine Drake '21 will spend 12 weeks in Germany researching osteoporosis drugs.

Dant ’20 Earns Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship

March 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Lexi Dant '20 was interested in the  program because it offered her the chance to get involved in education policy and, possibly, to someday offer students like her a chance to achieve their dreams.

Drake ’19 RISEs to Top in International Scholarship Competition

March 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Catherine Drake '21 will spend 12 weeks in Germany researching osteoporosis drugs.

UMN Morris Summer Term Registration Opens March 27

March 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Summer Term has a broad selection of summer courses for degree- and nondegree-seeking students, offered in person, online, and by independent study.

Alieva ’19 Earns Award for Internationalization

March 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Inspired by her vision of unity, she aspires to continue to foster this intercultural competence on a larger scale some day.

Quinlivan ’19 “Plays” to Win Regional Festival

March 8, 2019 - 12:00am
Interested in someday attending graduate school and eventually teaching playwriting or opening her own theatre company, Quinlivan trusts this experience will prepare her for what lies ahead.

Truckers and Turnover Research Team Earns Robert C. Johns Research Partnership Award

February 26, 2019 - 12:00am
The project explored the links between medical conditions and safety performance in tractor trailer drivers. 

Carlson ’20 Designs Exhibit for Stevens County Historical Society & Museum

February 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Called “Insectarium: Insects & Agriculture in Stevens County,” the exhibit shows off Carlson’s varied skills.