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Current Campus News

Greta Alms '04 Named UMMAA Board President

Alms is the 35th University of Minnesota, Morris Alumni Association Board President. More »


Jim Cotter Receives 2015 UMM Alumni Association Teaching Award

The award honors outstanding contributions to undergraduate education. More »


Cougars Clinch Share of UMAC Title

For the sixth straight season, the women's basketball team can call itself a UMAC Champion. More »


Morris Shines at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

Five students and faculty members were recognized for their work in theatre arts. More »


Morris Students Traveled to Support the U Day

Students discussed affordable higher education with Minnesota legislators. More »


Joyce Sutphen to Serve as 2015 Commencement Speaker

Sutphen is Minnesota's second Poet Laureate and a professor of English at Gustavus Adolphus College. More »


Morris a Minnesota Green Ribbon Schools Nominee

Morris is the state's first and only higher-education nominee for the national award. More »


Morrison Gallery Seeks Entries for POP under 5000

The exhibition will be held in conjunction with the Rural Arts and Culture Summit. More »


Cafe Scientifique Addresses Women and the Culture of Science

Faculty members Nancy Carpenter, Pieranna Garavaso, and Rachel Johnson will lead the discussion.
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Community Engagement to Host February Community Meal

The meal will feature chicken tortilla soup, heart-healthy salad with grapefruit and oranges, and chocolate Texas sheet cake. More »


Morris Moves Up in EPA Green Power Partners Listings

Morris now appears at #27 on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Top 30 On-site list. More »


Morris Campus Celebrates Black History Month

Activities honor the rich heritage of African American culture. More »


Morris Students Provide Service to Local Organizations

Assistance is available through the Connecting Students and Communities program. More »


Morris Will Welcome Community of Scholars Visitors

The campus will host prospective students and their families at the ninth annual Community of Scholars event. More »


Votaw Helps Hoffman with Anniversary Celebration

Cassandra Votaw '18, Fergus Falls, is bringing town alumni back to for the event. More »


Morris Receives NSF Funding for STEM Education

The grant will support Morris's Improving Undergraduate STEM Education program. More »


Cafe Scientifique Looks at Oilseeds and Bees

Matt Thom, research entomologist at the USDA-ARS Soils Lab, will lead the discussion. More »


Emo Partners with Local Reading Teacher

The two have created additional opportunities for students to work with elementary learners. More »


Ragamala Dance Comes to Morris

The company will perform a traditional style of South Indian dance. More »


Morrison Gallery Presents Memory of Water and Delicate Stranger

An opening reception will be held on Thursday, January 15, at 7 p.m. More »


Morris Receives Carnegie Community Engagement Classification

The elective classification documents an institution's mission, identity, and commitments. More »


Four Morris Faculty Members Receive Grant-in-Aid Awards

The grants act as seed money for developing projects. More »


Morris to Celebrate Sixth Annual MLK Day of Service

This day serves as an opportunity to honor his legacy through community service. More »


Social Networks Bring Big Names to Classrooms

Skype and Twitter allow students to connect with experts and celebrities. More »


Morris Named a Best College Value under $30,000

Morris is the only Minnesota college included on this Kiplinger's list. More »