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Anderson Selected as NCAA Division III Far Fellow

Anderson is one of nine faculty members on the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Council of Faculty Athletic Representatives. More »

Morris Is One of “The Best Colleges for Your Money”

In recent rankings by MONEY, Morris stands out for return on investment. More »

Morris Honored for Inclusivity, Academics, and Creativity

The campus was recognized by Fiske, College Choice, The Bookmark, and Creative Colleges. More »

Looking Back: Fourth Annual Rural Arts and Culture Summit

The Rural Arts and Culture Summit brought together artists, educators, and rural activists to generate ideas about art and inclusion in rural spaces. More »

Schultz Earns Lake Region Arts Council Grants to Produce Spring Awakening

The project is vital to student success and learning outcomes. More »

UMMAA Announces 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Dennis Gimmestad '73 and Teresa Peterson '91 have made noteworthy contributions in their professional lives, in public service, and in service to the University of Minnesota. More »

Jan Broemmelhaus is Morris’s First J-1 Student Intern

Broemmelhaus is working to develop clean energy solutions with the campus, the City of Morris, and the West Central Research and Outreach Center. More »

Three Morris Faculty Members Earn Grant-in-Aid Awards

Grants act as seed money for projects that demonstrate the vitality of the University. More »

Morris Faculty and Staff Earn IAS Research and Creative Collaboratives Awards

Collaboratives represent some of the most innovative work at the University. More »

Morris Earns Minnesota Climate Adaptation Award

The awards recognize achievements in leadership, education, research, policies, and practices that have resulted in development or implementation of climate change adaptation strategies. More »

24 Students and Faculty Collaborate on HHMI Summer Research Projects

The program prepares students for graduate work and for lifelong success in science careers. More »

Three Morris Students Named Fulbright Scholars

Their successes speak to the power and value of a Morris education on the global stage. More »

Tone-Pah-Hote ’18 Is a Udall Scholar

The junior biology major is one of three University of Minnesota, Morris students who excelled in the competitive scholarship competition this year. More »

Gercken Receives All-University Horace T. Morse Award

The award honors faculty who excel in teaching, research, creative activities, advising, academic program development, and educational leadership. More »

15 Faculty and Staff Members Honored at Recognition Dinner

The campus community congratulated faculty and staff award recipients and thanked retirees for their service. More »

DeBellis ’18 Earns a Place at Public Policy and International Affairs Junior Summer Institute

DeBellis was selected for the prestigious fellowship based on her academic record and involvement in student activities at Morris. More »

Waye Contributes to Paper Published in Royal Society Proceedings B

Associate Professor of Biology Heather Waye is part of an international team of scientists led by the University of Sydney that has confirmed a frenzied approach to the mating season is resulting in males ageing faster and dying earlier and in worse condition than their female counterparts, who prioritise body-maintenance over short-term reproductive success. More »

University of Minnesota, Morris Named to New List of Nation’s Top Public Colleges

In the new study by Business First, Morris stands out for academic excellence, affordability, diversity, and economic strength. More »

Garavaso Receives Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Professor of PhilosophyΒ Pieranna Garavaso has enjoyed a long and distinguished career, producing a massive body of work that has earned her the admiration and respect of colleagues all over the world. More »