University of Minnesota Morris

Current News

Current Campus News

Fiske Guide to Colleges 2016 Includes University of Minnesota, Morris

This is the fifth consecutive year in which Morris has been included. More »

Young '17 Develops Salary Survey

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

Students and Faculty Partner on Immunology Research

A Morris lab researches how tumor cells suppress the body's immune system. More »

Symphonic Winds and Jazz Ensemble Earn Acclaim in the UK

Performances from Manchester to London prompted glowing praise from British audiences. 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 »

Morris Names Next Athletic Director

Jason Herbers has been selected as Morris's third director of intercollegiate athletics. More »

Morris Is a Consumers Digest Top-5 Value in Public Colleges and Universities

Among 50 public institutions cited, Morris scored third in the nation.
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 »

Morris Earns 2015 Environmental Initiative - Community Action Award

The award honors innovative projects that have achieved extraordinary environmental results by harnessing the power of partnership. More »

Athletic Director Mark Fohl to Retire after 28 Years

Fohl came to Morris in 1985 and became the athletic director in 1987. More »

Buchanan '15 and Macnab '15 Take Part in Century America Digital Humanities Project

Britta Buchanan '15 and Colm Macnab '15 document local history and the Great War More »

National Science Foundation Award Will Support UMM S-STEM

The project is designed to encourage the success of rural and American Indian students in four-year colleges and the sciences. More »

Bees Create Buzz on Campus

The bees will foster education and collaboration throughout the Morris community. More »

Morrison Gallery Presents POP. < 5000

The exhibition emphasizes the premise that creative and compelling artwork is produced in even the smallest communities in greater Minnesota. More »

O'Leary '15 Offered Book Deal by Michigan State University Press

The press will publish O'Leary's "Native Enough" portraiture series. More »

Congratulations, Graduates

Enjoy this video recap of Commencement 2015. More »

Student Organic Gardening Club Organizes Seed Saving Workshop

The workshop will include the history and political context of seed saving, connections to native food sovereignty, and the technical aspects of saving seed. More »

Haider '17 Provides Incentives to Live and Work in Rural Areas

Humza Haider '17, Hopkins, is working with CST and UMN Extension to help employers find potential employees willing to move to rural Minnesota. More »

Center for Small Towns Celebrates 20 Years

This spring marks the 20th anniversary of the University of Minnesota, Morris Center for Small Towns. More »

UMMAA Announces 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

The award honors alumni who make noteworthy contributions in their professional lives, in public service, or in service to the University of Minnesota. More »

Morris Improves Composting Process with New Sifter Technology

The addition of a sifting machine enables Facilities Management to create quality soil from organic waste with greater ease. More »

Faculty and Staff Honored at 2015 Recognition Dinner

The event provides an opportunity to congratulate award recipients and thank retirees for their service. More »

Morris Faculty Continue Academic Outreach

Past and current Morris faculty stimulate academic discussion with adults and seniors More »