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UMN Morris project supports conservation work in Stevens County

September 10, 2021 - 12:00am
The project, begun as a service-learning project in a political science course, gathered data that will help inform the work of the Stevens Soil and Water Conservation District.

Morris Challenge Gets Director and Direction

August 9, 2021 - 12:00am
Doug Reed has been named director of the Morris Challenge, a new program that will work with teams from rural communities to tackle challenges facing rural areas.

University of Minnesota Morris marks one year of campus-wide carbon neutrality in electricity

June 22, 2021 - 12:00am
The Morris campus expands sustainability efforts throughout West Central Minnesota

University of Minnesota Morris Announces First Named Professorship

May 3, 2021 - 12:00am
UMN Morris announces first privately funded named professorship.

UMN Morris Celebrates Two Fulbright Finalists

April 30, 2021 - 12:00am
UMN Morris announces two Fulbright award winners.

Nielsen Awarded Critical Language Scholarship

April 30, 2021 - 12:00am
Political science major Isaiah Nielsen ’22 was awarded a Critical Language Scholarship to South Korea.

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.

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 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 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.

Rosemark ’21 and Westfield ’20 to Lead Student Body

April 25, 2019 - 12:00am
The two aim to build a more "wholesome" University of Minnesota Morris through wellness, equity, community, academics, and sustainability.

Tatham ’21 Earns Briggs Library Associates Art Award

April 3, 2019 - 12:00am
An environmental science and enviromental studies major, Tatham uses art to process what she learns in class.

UMN Morris Offers New Sustainability Leadership Minor

April 1, 2019 - 12:00am
The Sustainability Leadership minor will help students from any major develop the skills they need to grow as leaders in their personal and professional lives.

Ever-Green Energy Announces Winners of Roadmap to Carbon Neutrality Program

February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
UMN Morris is one of three selected higher ed institutions to receive free energy planning services as part of pilot program

Year In Review: 2018

December 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Economic impact, a campaign celebration, and a visit from United States Senator Amy Klobuchar: 2018 was another great year for the University of Minnesota Morris.

UMN Morris Is One of Sierra’s Top 40 Cool Schools 6 Years in a Row

August 28, 2018 - 12:00am
UMN Morris was ranked first in the state and 33rd in the nation.

UMN Morris Receives STARS Gold Rating for Sustainability Achievements

August 2, 2018 - 12:00am
This is the campus's third Gold Star rating.

UMN Morris Earns NACUBO’s First Excellence in Sustainability Award

July 31, 2018 - 12:00am
The campus was honored for "making a vital and tangible difference" in the community.