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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Center For Rural Entrepreneurial Studies At The U Of M Crookston Seeks Entrepreneurs And Small Businesses Interested In Partnering On Class Projects

By Elizabeth Tollefson on Friday, August 5, 2016 Entrepreneurs and small business owners can receive valuable assistance through an opportunity offered by the Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies (CRES) at the University of Minnesota Crookston. CRES is seeking regional entrepreneurs and small business owners interested working with UMC students on a class project for their…
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Spring 2016 Graduates Announced

By Elizabeth Tollefson on Thursday, July 7, 2016 The Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of spring semester 2016 graduates. Students completed their degree requirements during spring semester 2016. The University of Minnesota Crookston enrolls approximately 1,800 full-time students and is accredited by the North Central Association…
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The Luck Of The Irish

By Emily Gruber on Friday, July 22, 2016 Senior Kary Sheppard (in photo, right) has always been interested in the medical field.  For the exercise science and wellness major, the concept of being physically and emotionally well is something worth learning.  This summer, Sheppard was able to learn far outside the classroom, 3,710 miles away…
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Crookston Working At Becoming A ‘Step Two’ GreenStep City

By Elizabeth Tollefson on Thursday, July 21, 2016 Last summer, with the help of a six month internship by DeAndra O’Connell, the City of Crookston passed a resolution to adopt the Minnesota GreenStep Cities program and was officially recognized as a Step One GreenStep City. Minnesota GreenStep Cities is a voluntary challenge, assistance and recognition…
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