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UMN Morris announces 2022 Student Award winners

May 16, 2022 - 12:00am
These recognitions—of accomplishments with campus, regional, state, national, and international implications—attest to the wealth of ways in which Morris students excel and make their positive mark in the world.


April 29, 2022 - 12:00am
University of Minnesota Morris faculty and staff members were honored at the annual Recognition Dinner on Tuesday, April 26

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.