Five Compete In IMPACT Program At Mayo Clinic

Five University of Minnesota Crookston students recently took part in the IMPACT (Innovative Minds Partnering to Advance Curative Therapies) at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The IMPACT program challenges undergraduate students to form interdisciplinary teams and propose innovative hypotheses to unanswered clinical questions. They chose from three research questions that address the causes of…
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McMahon Recognized With Student Conservationist Award

University of Minnesota Crookston student Michael McMahon was honored with the Student Conservationist Award by the Minnesota Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society at their annual meeting held in St. Cloud, Minn., on March 14, 2016. The selection criteria for the Student Conservationist Award are scholastic achievement, demonstrated leadership, and showing significant promise…
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Partner With University Of Minnesota Extension To Bring Deep Winter Greenhouse Technology To Your Farm Or Community

Minnesotans have the opportunity to build Deep Winter Greenhouses (DWGs) for growing fresh produce as part of a new project being offered this spring. The University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships (RSDP) seek one farmer, business, or community organization in each of its five regions to build an on-farm or in-community DWG for…
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Senior Catherine Brown Serves Up Her Best On And Off The Court

It is difficult to find an open spot on Senior Catherine “Catie” Brown’s calendar. The University of Minnesota Crookston animal science major is finishing her final semester classes, engaged in undergraduate research, leading the tennis team as its captain, and to top it off, applying to veterinary medicine programs. Brown came to campus from Powell…
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U Of M Crookston Senior Austin Lien Ready To Graduate And Go Back For More

Originally, Senior Austin Lien thought he would spend his days soaring above the field, but his interest in ag-related research is going to keep him much closer to the ground. Lien grew up in Fisher, Minn., and attended the University of Minnesota Crookston first as a post-secondary enrollment option student. After graduating from Fisher High…
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