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Center for Small Towns Seeks Proposals for Connecting Students and Community Program

The CSC program benefits communities and organizations by helping to identify, understand, and initiate action on specific needs, pressing issues, and emerging trends. More »

Roger Rose Becomes Center for Small Towns Director

As an associate professor of political science, Rose is propelled by his interest in local and state policy. More »

Rojas '16 Assesses Local Trail Usage

The project will promote safer bicycling and walking spaces. More »

Duram '18 Helps Coordinate Morris Area Farmers Market

Katherine Duram '18, Cambridge, is the market's assistant coordinator. More »

Diamond '15 Looks at Small-Town Investments and Revenue

Charlie Diamond '15, Saint Paul, worked with the Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission. More »

CST Featured by MinnPost and Star Tribune

The article details how the staff understand and are actively engaged in retelling the rural narrative throughout Minnesota. More »

Young '17 Develops Salary Survey

Her work will ensure community action organization employees are fairly compensated for their work. More »

Bishop '17 Advocates for Extreme Weather Preparation in Morris

Bishop works as an intern in the Office of Sustainability and the Center for Small Towns. More »

Joul '18 Acts as Rural Housing Advocate

Maura Joul '18, Saint Cloud, worked with Habitat for Humanity and the Center for Small Towns. More »

Rural Arts and Culture Summit Promotes Engagement, Initiative, and Creativity in Small Towns

Hosted by the Center for Small Towns and Springboard for the Arts, the summit celebrated art and culture programs in rural areas. More »

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