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Four UMN Morris Faculty Members Earn Research Awards

December 7, 2018 - 12:00am
The Grant-in-Aid of Research, Artistry, and Scholarship program supports academic excellence throughout the University of Minnesota.

Year In Review: 2018

December 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Economic impact, a campaign celebration, and a visit from United States Senator Amy Klobuchar: 2018 was another great year for the University of Minnesota Morris.

Lawrence ’20 Elected to National Board

November 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Montana Lawrence '20, Princeton, combines UMN Morris education and family business experience to get involved in the political process. 

UMN Morris Theatre Season Opens with Dead Man’s Cell Phone

October 24, 2018 - 12:00am
The dark comedy by Sarah Ruhl runs November 1–3 in the Black Box Theatre.

Barta ’18 is a Fulbright U.S. Student

October 22, 2018 - 12:00am
A statistics and Spanish alumna, Barta will spend nine months teaching English in Brazil, beginning February 2019.

Armstrong ’11 Named 2018 Latterell Visiting Alumnus

October 4, 2018 - 12:00am
A data scientist at Securian Financial, Douglas Armstrong '11 will return to campus for a public lecture on October 17.

“Apocalyptic Anxieties” Focus of 2018 Lee Lecture

October 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Sean Parson, associate professor of politics and international affairs and sustainable communities at Northern Arizona University, will deliver the  Jooinn Lee Lecture on October 16.

NYU's Posmentier To Deliver 2018 Barber Lecture

September 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Sonya Posmentier, associate professor of English at New York University, will discuss "Black Reading: Lyrics Of The Color Line" on October 11.

UMN Morris Makes US News Top-10 List 20 Years in a Row

September 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Praised here for its diversity and value, the campus also earned high marks in the Wall Street Journal / Times Higher Education College Ranking 2019.

UMN Morris Welcomes Distinguished Visiting Professor Allan Kellehear

September 7, 2018 - 12:00am
An expert in end-of-life care, Kellehear will teach a two-credit course and give two public lectures this fall.

UMN Morris Offers Hands-On Course on Indigenous Education

August 29, 2018 - 12:00am
Called "field school" because of its experiential approach, the course asked students to study contextual literature and use that knowledge to craft an understanding of the campus's boarding school history.

UMN Morris To Welcome Class of 2022

August 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The University of Minnesota Morris will welcome new students to campus on Saturday, August 25.

UMN Morris Students Fight "Fake News" Abroad

August 6, 2018 - 12:00am
The course, in partnership with the Baltic International Summer School (BISS) and hosted by the Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences, taught students to analyze media messages and to be more aware of how disinformation is created and spread.

Chemistry Discipline Receives UMN Grant for New Spectrometer

August 1, 2018 - 12:00am
The award will help UMN Morris scientists solve grand challenges.

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Supports New Initiative at UMN Morris

July 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The $10,000 planning grant furthers campus efforts to close college attainment gaps for American Indian students.

Morris Makes Fiske Guide to Colleges Eight Years in a Row

July 10, 2018 - 12:00am
The guidebook praises the campus as a comprehensive liberal arts college.

Otto Bremer Trust Grant to Support Center for Small Towns

June 11, 2018 - 12:00am
This award will further CST's work with small towns and community groups across Minnesota.

UMN Morris Awarded $137,000 Mellon Foundation Grant

June 7, 2018 - 12:00am
The campus will use the 20-month planning grant to strengthen the place and the understanding of the humanities.

2018 State Legislative Session Closes, with funding for Blakely Hall and Humanities

June 5, 2018 - 12:00am
The 2018 capital investment bill, which was signed into law last week, includes $4.5 million in new monies for the University of Minnesota Morris.

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