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University of Minnesota, Morris to Celebrate 51st Commencement

More than 375 students will receive their degrees on Saturday, May 10. More »

Green Prairie Community Awarded Prestigious LEED Green Building Certification

LEED is the nation's preeminent program for the design, construction, and operation of high performance green buildings. More »

Morris Joins the Made in Minnesota Program

The program gives incentives to those who utilize solar energy systems. More »

Morris Featured in The Princeton Review's Guide to 332 Green Colleges

The guide highlights the campus's deep roots in land stewardship. More »

Center For Small Towns Announces Symposium Keynote Speakers

Four keynote speakers will address topics like rural migration and the rural narrative. More »

Deane Receives All-University Horace T. Morse Award

Deane is the 41st University of Minnesota, Morris faculty member to receive the award. More »

Morris Publishes First Issue of Scholarly Horizons

The new journal showcases student research and creative work. More »

Community Engagement Hosts 7th Annual Bread 'N Bowls

The event raises awareness and support for local organizations. More »

Jordan Wente '15 Named a 2014 Truman Scholar

The award recognizes academic and leadership accomplishments. More »

Morris Premieres New Sustainability Leadership Program

Sustainability Leaders for the Future will integrate and expand leadership and sustainability offerings. More »

Cafe Scientifique to Focus on Behavioral Economics

The discussion will take place on Tuesday, April 29. More »

Summer Term Gives Diverse Learning Options

Degree and nondegree seeking students can enroll in a variety of summer courses. More »

Students Rally for the University of Minnesota

Morris students speak with state legislators on undergraduate education funding More »

Ajibewa Leaves his Mark at Morris

Tiwaloluwa Ajibewa '14 reflects on his University of Minnesota, Morris career. More »

Assistance Available through "Connecting Students and Communities" Program

The program provides assistance to local units of government, K12 schools, and community based organizations. More »

Undergraduate Research Symposium Showcases Scholarship and Creative Activity

The event celebrates student achievement across all disciplines. More »

Help Morris Win Climate Leadership Awards Video Contest

Voting is now open for the public voting competition. More »

Sheri Breen Receives 2014 UMMAA Teaching Award

The award honors faculty for outstanding contributions to undergraduate education. More »

Uncommon Women Rule on the Morris Stage

Performances of Uncommon Women and Others open April 10. More »

Burks Receives Faculty Distinguished Research Award

The award recognizes sustained research productivity of a Morris faculty member. More »

Peter Bell to Serve as 2014 Commencement Speaker

Bell is a distinguished author and community leader and former member of the University of Minnesota Board of Regents. More »

Circle of Nations Indigenous Association to Host 30th Annual Powwow

Dancers from across the United States and Canada come for this annual social gathering. More »

28th French Poetry Contest to Celebrate Francophone Language and Verse

The contest will be held on Tuesday, April 1, at 7 p.m. in the Student Center's Oyate Hall. More »

All Invited to Attend Prairie Gate Literary Festival Events and Workshops

Literary enthusiasts will enjoy readings, workshops, and discussions with nationally and internationally recognized authors. More »

Cafe Scientifique Asks, "Organic Food: Fact or Fiction?"

Brad Heins, assistant professor of organic dairy management at the University of Minnesota's West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC), will lead the discussion. More »