UMMís Historic Preservation Plan receives award
The University of Minnesota, Morris Historic Preservation Plan is the recipient of a 2007 Minnesota Preservation Award. The award ceremony was held October 2 in conjunction with the National Preservation Conference in St. Paul. Visit Preservation Alliance for more information.
U Board of Regents will hold October meeting at UMM
Morris will welcome the University of Minnesota Board of Regents and University President Robert Bruininks October 10-12. The regents will hold their October monthly meeting on the Morris campus. The public is invited to a Community Coffee with President Bruininks from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Common Cup Coffeehouse in downtown Morris. Visit regents or Regents for Board and Committee agenda updates.
Michael Lackey, English, had an article, titled, "The Sacred Imagined Nation," accepted for publication with Comparative Critical Studies.
Chancellor Jacqueline Johnson, Roland Guyotte, interim VC-Academic Affairs, and Steve Gross, history, attended the 2007 Minnesota Preservation Award ceremony October 2 in St. Paul.
Chancellorís Open Office Hours
The next Chancellor's Open Office Hour is Tuesday, Oct. 9, at noon. All members of the UMM campus community are welcome to drop in and chat with the Chancellor. Please note: these hours are subject to change. It is recommended that you check the following Web site: Open Office Hours the day you plan to drop in or call the chancellorís office at 589-6020.
Students interested in entering elementary or secondary education program
You must pass the Pre Professional Skills Test (PPST) [also known as PRAXIS I] BEFORE entering either the elementary or secondary education program. The PPST will be offered at UMM on November 17. Contact Pat Nelson, Division of Education, OR Jane Kill, Counseling, for information on registering.
Attention secondary education students planning to graduate in 2009
There will be an informational/application meeting for all Secondary Education students planning to graduate in 2009 on Monday, Oct. 8, at 1 p.m. in Science 3650. The meeting will provide information on recommendations, interviews, and deadlines for applying for admission to the program. Further information about admission requirements may be found in the University of Minnesota, Morris Catalog.
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