Kiehle Auditorium Murals Focus Of Presentation By Librarian And Public Historian Bill Wittenbreer On Thursday, February 16, 2017, At Noon

The presentation, “The Kiehle Murals: The Art of John Martin Socha,” by Wittenbreer will take place in Kiehle Auditorium and feature history of the WPA arts projects and the muralist John Martin Socha. All are welcome. The murals that grace the walls of the Kiehle Auditorium on the University of Minnesota Crookston campus are 75…
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Fifth Annual Red River Valley Celebration Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The fifth annual community-wide Red River Valley Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will be held on Monday, January 16, 2017.  The theme for the celebration is “Let Freedom Ring: Choose Peace, Civility, & Nonviolence” and includes a Unity Walk followed by a special commemorative program at the University of Minnesota Crookston. All residents…
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Top Ten Stories For 2016 From The U Of M Crookston

The University of Minnesota Crookston named its top ten stories of 2016 and they range from a golden anniversary to the grand opening of a new wellness center. The year held numerous accomplishments across campus in academics, athletics, facilities, and fundraising. As one of the five campuses in the University of Minnesota system, the Crookston…
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Holiday Dance And Concerts Feature Sounds Of The Season With U Of M Crookston Bands And Choir In December

Enjoy some holiday spirit during three special musical events in December.  A holiday dance with the University of Minnesota Crookston Jazz Band, a concert by the Community Band and a performance by the U of M Crookston Choir will be held December 10 and 11. The U of M Crookston Jazz Band will host a…
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Three Honored At Torch & Shield Recognition At The U Of M Crookston

Two alumni and one association were honored with the Torch & Shield Award in late October during the annual recognition at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The three recipients for 2016 were Jim Cameron, Betty Younggren, and the UMC Faculty Women’s Association. Sierra Trost, a senior double majoring in biology and health sciences from Ham…
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