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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!

U of M Crookston Senior Pat Hagen Receives Student Conservationist Award at Annual Meeting of Minnesota Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society

Pat Hagen, a wildlife management student and fall 2014 graduate of the University of Minnesota Crookston was recently honored by the Minnesota Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society at their annual meeting hosted by the Northwest Research and … Continue reading

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U of M Crookston Named to 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

For students working together across campus and across the community adds meaning to classroom studies and life. Service by students at the University of Minnesota Crookston was recognized recently when the campus was named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education … Continue reading

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Confucius Institute at U of M Crookston Presents Chinese New Year Celebration on Thursday. Feb. 19, 2015; Celebration begins at 5 p.m. in Bede Ballroom

The Confucius Institute at the University of Minnesota Crookston will present an Evening of Chinese New Year Celebration on Thursday, February 19, at 5 p.m. in Bede Ballroom. The event is open to the public. Admission is $5 per person, … Continue reading

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University of Minnesota Crookston Earns Various Accolades Including Ranking Among the Safest College Campuses in the U.S.

The U of M Crookston recently earned acknowledgment and accolades regarding safety, affordability, and quality from a number of organizations. USA TODAY College has listed the U of M Crookston at number five among the ten “safest college campuses in … Continue reading

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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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