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About University of Minnesota Crookston

A four-year, public university with an enrollment of 1,300 students located in northwest Minnesota. Since its establishment as an institution of higher learning in 1966 and its transition to offering baccalaureate degree programs in 1993, the U of M, Crookston equips all students and faculty with laptop computers; provides individual attention that leads to success; and offers a hands-on approach that puts students ahead of the competition!

Forty Years of Fun Celebrated during Ag Arama on January 30-31, 2015

A campus legacy continues with hosting of the 40th annual Ag Arama at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The weekend of events, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, January 30-31, 2015, is hosted by the Agriculture and Natural Resources Department and … Continue reading

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Two International Fulbright Scholars to speak at the U of M Crookston on Thursday, January 29, 2015; Presentations begin at noon in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center

In keeping with the University-wide initiative of internationalizing the campus and curriculum, the University of Minnesota Crookston will host two visiting Fulbright Scholars in January. The Fulbright Fellowship is one of the most prestigious fellowships in the world and on … Continue reading

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Stephen Carlson, Ph.D., to Perform in Concert on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at the U of M Crookston; Performance begins at 7 p.m. in Evergreen Hall Lobby

Professor Stephen Carlson (in photo), chair of the Music Department at Bemidji State University will perform a piano concert on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. on the … Continue reading

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13th Annual Winter Job and Internship Fair at the U of M Crookston on Wed., January 28, 2015

Job seekers are invited to attend the 13th Annual Winter Job & Internship Fair on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The job fair takes place from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant … Continue reading

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Students invited to compete in the 66th Western Minnesota Regional Science Fair on February 6, 2015, at University of Minnesota Crookston

Students in grades 6 through 12 (including public, private, and homeschooled students) interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) are encouraged to compete in the 66th Western Minnesota Regional Science Fair on Friday, February 6, 2015, at the University … Continue reading

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5th Annual Justin Knebel Memorial Ice Fishing Tourney Slated for Saturday, February 7, 2015

Fish for prizes and support scholarships during the 5th Raffletickets also are available for $5 for a chance to win prizes including the grand prize of a 2015 Lil’Skidder Skid Fish house, compliments of Troy Foss and Big Bite Manufacturing … Continue reading

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U of M Crookston Again Recognized Among U.S.News Best Online Bachelor’s Programs

U.S.News and World Report has ranked the University of Minnesota Crookston among colleges and universities offering the nation’s “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs” for 2015. The U of M Crookston was ranked #34 among the 215 schools who were ranked in … Continue reading

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U of M Crookston, University of North Dakota, and Northland Community and Technical College to Co-sponsor Martin Luther King, Jr., Celebration on Monday, January 19, 2015

Activities begin at 10:30 a.m. with a Unity Walk followed by a program and recognition. An area-wide Martin Luther King, Jr., celebration will take place in Crookston, Minn., on Monday, January 19, 2015, and is the result of collaboration between … Continue reading

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International Business and English Added to Academic Majors at the U of M Crookston

By Elizabeth Tollefson on December 17, 2014 10:53 AM Two new majors will be added to the list of academic offerings at the University of Minnesota Crookston following recent approval by the University of Minnesota Board of Regents. A major in International Business … Continue reading

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Local Foods College to begin on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 and Run through March 3, 2015

Join us for the 2015 Local Foods College. This 4th annual series of eight sessions is designed for gardeners and farmers that are part of the growing community-based food system. The webinar format is handy for many participants to acces … Continue reading

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