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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.

U of M, Morris Launches $21 Million Fundraising Campaign

September 8, 2017 - 12:00am
The $21 million raised will support student experiences, faculty leaders, historic facilities, and the future of the region.

Morris to Host ACE Fellow, Michelle Stewart

August 21, 2017 - 12:00am
Stewart chose Morris as her host institution for its dedication to students and to history, mission, and vision.

Chancellor Behr Meets with Media Outlets and Alumni in Greater Minnesota

March 8, 2017 - 12:00am
Chancellor Michelle Behr is traveling the region this week to meet with media outlets, alumni, and other external constituents.

Michelle Behr Becomes Chancellor

November 22, 2016 - 12:00am
Pending approval by the Board of Regents, Behr will take office February 6, 2017.