Teambackers Support Scholarships For Student-athletes At The U Of M, Crookston

Treasurer of UMC Teambackers Adam Maruska, ’00, recently presented a check for $20,000 to Chancellor Charles H. Casey at the University of Minnesota, Crookston. The money will support scholarships for student-athletes on the Crookston campus. The Teambackers Club is an athletic promotion and fundraising organization for the U of M, Crookston. It operates in conjunction…
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Commencement Exercises At The U Of M, Crookston On Saturday, May 7, 2011

Commencement exercises for the Class of 2011 at the University of Minnesota, Crookston will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2011. The ceremony begins at 2 p.m. in Lysaker Gymnasium when more than 190 students, including more than 10 international students and some 20 online students, will participate in the largest commencement exercises in campus…
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Alpha Lambda Delta Welcomes Initiates During Ceremony On Thursday, April 29, 2011

In a ceremony held on Thursday evening, April 29, 2011, the University of Minnesota, Crookston Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD) Honor Society welcomed some 30 new members. Brian Dingmann, Ph.D., the society’s faculty advisor welcomed the initiates and their guests and introduced the evening’s speaker Rand Rassmussen, Ph.D., director of the Academic Assistance Center on the…
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U Of M, Crookston Associate Professor Soo-Yin Lim Thompson Receives Horace T. Morse U Of M Alumni Association Award For Outstanding Contributions To Undergraduate Education

Recognized for excellence in teaching, Soo-Yin Lim-Thompson, Ph.D., associate professor at the University of Minnesota, Crookston has been honored as one of seven receiving the  Horace T. Morse U of M Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education. The 2010-11 Distinguished Teaching Awards Ceremony was held on April 25, 2011, in the McNamara…
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Associate Professor John Loegering President-Elect For The North Central Section Of The Wildlife Society

John Loegering, Ph.D., associate professor in the Agriculture and Natural Resources Department at the University of Minnesota, Crookston, was elected to the position of president-elect of the North Central Section of The Wildlife Society (TWS). The three-year commitment includes serving as the section’s president and past-president as well. A certified wildlife biologist, Loegering (photo at…
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