Weekly Bulletin


Come Grow With Us Class

Nancy Leasman of Leatherwood Vinegary will present a Come Grow With Us Class on Wednesday, May 18, at 5:15 p.m. in the Horticulture Display Garden at the West Central Research and Outreach Center (46352 State Hwy 329, Morris, MN). The class will cover the best herbs to grow and use at home. In the event of inclement weather, class will be held in AgCountry Auditorium at the WCROC. If you have any questions, visit wcroc.cfans.umn.edu/ or call 320-589-1711. Admission is free; donations are appreciated.

UMM Commencement

UMM’s 53rd Commencement will take place on Saturday, May 14, at 1:30 p.m. on the campus mall. A reception will follow the ceremony in the Student Center’s Oyate Hall. The rain site is the P.E. Center. If the ceremony is moved indoors, seating will be limited to five guest tickets per graduate, which will be mailed to graduates via their on-campus P.O. Boxes. Overflow accommodations for unticketed guests to view Commencement will be available in the Student Center’s Edson Auditorium. Parking is free and available in all campus lots. For more information, please contact the Office of Student Activities at 320-589-6080.


Faculty Promotions

The Provost Office will be recommending to the Regents at their May meeting the following for promotion to Professor:

  • Associate Professor of Spanish Stacey Aronson

  • Associate Professor of history Jennifer Deane

  • Associate Professor of English Julie Eckerle

  • Associate Professor of psychology Dennis Stewart

In addition, Assistant Professors of Music Wes Flynn and Denise Odello will be recommended for promotion to Associate Professor with tenure. Please congratulate them on this well deserved recommendation.

Student Leadership Awards

Outstanding Student Leader Award Winners

2016 Faculty/Staff Award for Outstanding Support of UMM Student Leadership

  • Stacey Aronson

  • Windy Roberts

2016 Outstanding UMM Student Leadership Award

  • Campus Activities Council (CAC)

  • MoQSIE

  • Reed Larsen

  • Elijah Beaudine

  • Nicole Palmer

  • Cody Shaffer

  • Shingo Yamane

Matthew Ian Helgesen Award

  • Rachel Forrest

John Brian Becker Award

  • Jayce Koester

In the News

Morris Ranked Top School for LGBT Community

UMM Involved in Morris Effort Towards Clean Energy

Britt Hanson '18 attends Ted Talk at Northrop Auditorium

Mike Cihak Produces Documentary

The Morris Sun Tribune reports Pioneer Public Television will air When the Call Comes, a documentary produced and edited by Mike Cihak, Morris's director of instructional and media technologies. 

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