Fifth Annual Red River Valley Celebration Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The fifth annual community-wide Red River Valley Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be held on Monday, January 16, 2017.  The theme for the celebration is “Let Freedom Ring: Choose Peace, Civility, & Nonviolence” and includes a Unity Walk followed by a special commemorative program at the University of Minnesota Crookston. All residents…
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Top Ten Stories For 2016 From The U Of M Crookston

The University of Minnesota Crookston named its top ten stories of 2016 and they range from a golden anniversary to the grand opening of a new wellness center. The year held numerous accomplishments across campus in academics, athletics, facilities, and fundraising. As one of the five campuses in the University of Minnesota system, the Crookston…
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Holiday Dance And Concerts Feature Sounds Of The Season With U Of M Crookston Bands And Choir In December

Enjoy some holiday spirit during three special musical events in December.  A holiday dance with the University of Minnesota Crookston Jazz Band, a concert by the Community Band and a performance by the U of M Crookston Choir will be held December 10 and 11. The U of M Crookston Jazz Band will host a…
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Three Honored At Torch & Shield Recognition At The U Of M Crookston

Two alumni and one association were honored with the Torch & Shield Award in late October during the annual recognition at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The three recipients for 2016 were Jim Cameron, Betty Younggren, and the UMC Faculty Women’s Association. Sierra Trost, a senior double majoring in biology and health sciences from Ham…
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Alumni Recognized For Excellence At Alumni Awards Celebration

The 2016 Alumni Awards Celebration was held on Friday, October 14, 2016, in Bede Ballroom with a social, program, and awards presentation. Outstanding Alumni honored this year were Ron Dvergsten 1979; Natasha Anderson 1995; Kelly Swanson 1994. Inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame were Cathy (Behr) Helin 2004, basketball; and the 1992-93 Trojan Hockey…
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