Undergraduate Cohort In Early Childhood Education And Elementary Education Collaborative Effort With WETCC

The University of Minnesota Crookston and White Earth Tribal and Community College will offer an undergraduate cohort in early childhood education and elementary education at White Earth Tribal and Community College in Mahnomen, Minn. A formal signing of a Memorandum of Understanding took place on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at White Earth Tribal and Community College. Classes, which will run…
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Founder’s Day Celebration On September 21

It has been 50 years since Founding Provost Stanley Sahlstrom welcomed students to the University of Minnesota Technical Institute. The U of M Crookston will commemorate this historical time by marking Founder’s Day on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. A celebration for the community and campus will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in Bede Ballroom,…
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Chancellor Fred E. Wood To Step Down At End Of 2016-17 Academic Year

 University of Minnesota Crookston Chancellor Fred E. Wood announced today that he plans to retire from the University of Minnesota system at the end of the 2016-17 academic year. He has served as chancellor at the U of M Crookston since July 2012. Wood shared that he needs to care for his extended family in…
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Alumni Recognized, 50 Years Celebrated During Homecoming 2016

Homecoming festivities will be held at the University of Minnesota Crookston the weekend of October 14-16, 2016, with the grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new wellness center at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 15. The theme of this year’s homecoming is “The Golden Years” and marks the 50th anniversary of the campus as…
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For Junior Maggie Gibbons Life’s A Zoo

By Emily Gruber on Monday, August 8, 2016 Written by Junior Emily Gruber, communication major and communications assistant in University Relations. “Life’s a zoo, so I might as well work at one” – Maggie Gibbons One way to describe junior Maggie Gibbons, Cohasset, Minn., is busy.  She’s a full-time student, a part of the Study…
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