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The Year-End Issue

As the year comes to a close, we have much to celebrate: among our many causes for celebration is the most recent Midwestern Higher Education Compact report on institutional effectiveness and efficiency, which again names Morris a statewide leader in both measures.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

How many Morris students benefited from private giving support this year? Learn more!

Alumni News

Call for Nominees: UMMAA Distinguished Alumni and UMMAA Board of Directors

The UMM Alumni Association invites you to submit nominations for the 2016 UMMAA Distinguished Alumni Award, which honors alumni who make noteworthy contributions in their professional lives, in public service, and in service to the University of Minnesota. You also are invited to submit nominations for the UMMAA Board of Directors. For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving at alumni@morris.umn.edu or 320-589-6066.

You Are Invited: Join Us for the Community of Scholars

The campus is seeking alumni volunteers to help with an important admissions effort: the annual Community of Scholars competitive scholarship event, February 5, 6, and 13, 2016. Students from across the country will compete for Morris's most prestigious competitive scholarships through various scored activities, including an interview with faculty, staff, and alumni on campus. If you are interested in connecting with prospective students during the interviews, please complete the volunteer form or contact Erin Christensen with questions. Alumni like you help strengthen the Morris Network!

From the Philanthropy File

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Thank You for Your Gifts in 2015

As we approach the end of 2015, we express our deepest gratitude to all who have given throughout the year. Gifts of all sizes and to all parts of campus are testaments to your support for and connection to Morris. Thank you again, alumni and friends, for the difference you have made for Morris students, initiatives, and facilities.

Upcoming Alumni Events

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Sponsored in part by the UMMAA, the grant enables Morris to promote bicycle usage.

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This is the fifth consecutive year in which the campus has been included on the list, which honors colleges that support American military service members and veterans as students.

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