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UMN Morris Announces Results of Campaign

September 10, 2021 - 12:00am
Acting Chancellor Janet Schrunk Ericksen today announced the results of the University of Minnesota Morris “A model for living and learning” campaign, which totaled $31.67 million, or 151% of the original goal.

Janet Schrunk Ericksen named Acting Chancellor of the University of Minnesota Morris

July 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The University of Minnesota has named Janet Schrunk Ericksen as acting chancellor for the Morris campus. 

Chancellor Behr Recognized by University of Minnesota Board of Regents

June 24, 2021 - 12:00am
Chancellor Behr speaks before University of of Minnesota Board of Regents at their June meeting.

UMN Morris Chancellor Michelle Behr Announces Retirement

March 2, 2021 - 12:00am
Chancellor Behr has led the Morris campus through a strategic visioning and planning process, reaffirmation of accreditation, and record-breaking years of private giving.

UMN Crookston and UMN Morris Collaborate to Strengthen Recruitment

February 16, 2021 - 12:00am
This collaboration will strengthen each campus’s enrollment in person and online while allowing them both to provide more effective and efficient recruitment operations.

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 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. 

Lieutenant Governor to Speak at UMN Morris Commencement

March 10, 2020 - 12:00am
Peggy Flanagan is a mom, member of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe, and Minnesota's 50th Lieutenant Governor.

Chancellor Behr Previews Upcoming School Year in Convocation

August 22, 2019 - 12:00am
She gave faculty and staff an inside look at what's coming in the year ahead.

Melissa Bert Named Interim Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management

July 29, 2019 - 12:00am
The new position is part of a larger plan to reimagine enrollment management at UMN Morris.

UMN Morris Will Celebrate 56th Commencement

May 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Approximately 320 students will receive their degrees at the 56th Commencement on Saturday, May 18.

17 UMN Morris Faculty and Staff Honored

April 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Award-winners and retirees were honored at the annual Recognition Dinner on Tuesday, April 23.

UMN President Eric Kaler to Speak at UMN Morris Commencement

February 20, 2019 - 12:00am
President Kaler is the 16th president of the University of Minnesota. He will deliver the Commencement address on May 18, 2019.

Year In Review: 2018

December 3, 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.

Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Supports New Initiative at UMN Morris

July 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The $10,000 planning grant furthers campus efforts to close college attainment gaps for American Indian students.

2018 State Legislative Session Closes, with funding for Blakely Hall and Humanities

June 5, 2018 - 12:00am
The 2018 capital investment bill, which was signed into law last week, includes $4.5 million in new monies for the University of Minnesota Morris.

UMN Morris Will Celebrate 55th Commencement

April 30, 2018 - 12:00am
More than 360 University of Minnesota, Morris students will receive their degrees on Saturday, May 12.

UMN Morris Adds $85.6 Million to Minnesota’s Economy Each Year

February 20, 2018 - 12:00am
National research firm says the campus generates an additional $4.9 million in state and local government revenue and supports 1,178 jobs across the state.

Morris to Host Seventh Celebration of Scholarly Accomplishments

October 31, 2017 - 12:00am
This ongoing event showcases outstanding research and artistic activities undertaken by faculty, staff, and retirees.

Morris to Celebrate Inauguration of Chancellor Michelle Behr

September 14, 2017 - 12:00am
All are welcome to attend the inauguration of Morris's sixth chancellor.