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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 Sponsors F-M RedHawks Game at Newman Outdoor Field in Fargo on Wednesday, August 6

Summertime means time for baseball and the University of Minnesota Crookston will sponsor the FM RedHawks game on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The RedHawks will face the Witchita Wingnuts at 7:02 p.m. on Newman Outdoor Field, 1515 15th Ave., Fargo, … Continue reading

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Center for Rural Entrepreneurial Studies at the U of M Crookston Seeks Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses Interested in Potential Project Partnership

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 in forming a … Continue reading

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Ken Broin Scholarship Established at U of M Crookston by Frank W. Veden Charitable Trust to Benefit Students in Business

The Frank W. Veden Charitable Trust has made a $100,000 contribution to the University of Minnesota Crookston. The gift, given in memory of the late Ken Broin, who served as its lead trustee for more than a decade, will benefit … Continue reading

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Research Projects keep Red Lake Falls, Minn., Senior Emmett LaCoursiere Engaged in Chemical Computation at the U of M Crookston this Summer

In a quiet corner of a lab University of Minnesota Crookston Senior Emmett LaCoursiere sits engrossed in chemical computation. LaCoursiere finds the work is both engaging and beneficial. The animal science major from Red Lake Falls, Minn., is working with … Continue reading

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U of M Crookston to host Thriving by Design Conference on July 30-31, 2014

The University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (RSDPs) will host “Thriving by Design,” a rural design conference at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Wednesday and Thursday, July 30-31, 2014. The event will be held from the evening … Continue reading

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Northwest School of Agriculture Alumni Association honors two Outstanding Alumni with Top Aggie award; Allan Dragseth receives Distinguished Service Award

The Northwest School of Agriculture (NWSA) Alumni Association welcomed alumni to the University of Minnesota Crookston campus for their annual reunion on Saturday, June 28, 2014. During the day’s events, two alumni received the Top Aggie award, the, and another … Continue reading

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UMC Teambacker Golf Classic Saturday, July 19, 2014, Supports Scholarships for Student-athletes at the U of M Crookston

It’s a great time for a great cause! Use your golf game to benefit scholarships at the University of Minnesota Crookston at the 24th annual UMC Teambacker Golf Classic on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Minakwa Golf Club in Crookston, … Continue reading

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Campus Garden Dedication in Honor of Allen and Freda Pederson Slated for Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at the U of M Crookston; Dedication at noon at garden location on the north side of campus near the Valley Technology Park

The public is invited to attend a dedication of a campus garden at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. The garden, located on the north side of campus near the Valley Technology Park, will be dedicated … Continue reading

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Fourth Annual ALD Pi Run Set for Saturday, April 26, 2014; 5K and 10K races begin at 10 a.m. at Highland School, Crookston, Minn.

All proceeds to benefit the Carnegie Library Restoration Project Fund and the U of M Crookston Bone Marrow Registry Drive. Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD) at the University of Minnesota Crookston is hosting the third annual Pi Run on Saturday, April … Continue reading

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Georgia’s Important Bird Area Coordinator Charlie Muise to Present Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the U of M Crookston

Bird conservation will be the focus of a presentation by Charlie Muise Georgia’s Important Bird coordinator on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The program will take place at 7 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student … Continue reading

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