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UMN Morris Teacher Candidates Benefit from GEER Grant Awards

February 12, 2021 - 12:00am
The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted the progress of teacher candidates completing practicum experiences and student teaching in PK-12 classrooms.

UMN Morris Awarded $1.3M for Summit Scholars Program

February 10, 2021 - 12:00am
Awarded every five years, the Federal Student Support Services grant helps college students who are low income or first generation, or students with disabilities.

Johnson Named Founders Scholar

February 5, 2021 - 12:00am
Founders Scholars explore questions and ideas that increase knowledge of the campus mission.

UMN Morris Welcomes Distinguished Visiting Professor Steve Rowell

January 25, 2021 - 12:00am
Rowell is teaching a course in Environmental Studies and will give two public lectures.

Bledsoe ’20 Caps Morris Career with COPLAC Presentation

January 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The graduating senior combined her passions for French, political science, and African and Black American studies. 

McCumber ’19 on the Value of Pursuit and Discovery

December 7, 2020 - 12:00am
Corinne McCumber ’19 knows a rewarding opportunity when she sees one. And her pursuit of new opportunities has continued beyond graduation. 

UMN Morris Names George C. Fosgate Black Box Theatre

December 4, 2020 - 12:00am
This name honors a founding faculty member of the Theatre Arts Discipline and a leader in Morris campus history. 

Annual Bread 'N Bowls Goes Virtual This November

November 11, 2020 - 12:00am
After 13 years, a campus-community tradition goes virtual.

UMN Morris Highlighted in 2020 Sustainable Campus Index

November 9, 2020 - 12:00am
The publication from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education highlights innovative and high-impact initiatives from colleges and universities.

UMN Morris Receives $2 Million in Upgrades From HEAPR Funding

October 27, 2020 - 12:00am
UMN Morris will utilize the funding to address utility repairs and upgrades, HVAC control upgrades, water infiltration issues and accessibility enhancements.

UMN Morris and Ever-Green Energy Release Campus Carbon Neutrality Plan

October 6, 2020 - 12:00am
The plan is intended to help the campus achieve full carbon neutrality, beyond electric.

UMN Morris Celebrates 60 Years with @Homecoming

September 29, 2020 - 12:00am
The theme for this year’s event is “Looking Back, Leading Forward: @HOMEcoming 2020.

UMN Morris Makes US News Top-10 List 22 Years in a Row

September 14, 2020 - 12:00am
The campus moved up one spot on this year’s list of the country’s best public liberal arts colleges. 

Community Softball Complex Gets Groundbreaking

August 27, 2020 - 12:00am
Work is underway on a new shared softball facility for the University of Minnesota Morris, Morris Area Schools, and the City.

UMN Morris Achieves Carbon Neutrality in Electricity

July 7, 2020 - 12:00am
The campus is now fully carbon neutral in electricity because of on-site clean energy systems.

Odden ’71 Earns Distinguished Alumni Award

June 24, 2020 - 12:00am
An educator, community leader, and philanthropist, Odden has a long history of service to his alma mater and to greater Minnesota.

Goodnough Earns Outstanding Service to University Senate Governance Recognition

May 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Goodnough has been an active and dedicated participant in shared governance at the campus level for 15 years and systemwide for 10.

Campbell Earns UMN President’s Award

May 4, 2020 - 12:00am
An active artist, educator, and community member, Campbell shares his love of jazz with students, colleagues, alumni, and others.

Dabbs Earns Horace T. Morse Award

April 30, 2020 - 12:00am
An art historian with an interest in public art and the work of women artists, Dabbs writes that she "teaches through art" how to understand the world.

Olson-Loy Earns NASPA Pillar of the Profession Award

April 29, 2020 - 12:00am
Senior student affairs officer at UMN Morris for two decades, Olson-Loy has devoted her career to developing a comprehensive student-life program rooted in the University's mission as a selective, rural public liberal arts college.