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  1. UMM Gets Commitment from PahnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Seward City News

    The following article was written by Seward High School sophomore Tanis Lorring. For more student news and activities, visit During a signing ceremony at Seward High School on Wednesday, March 8, Nik Pahno gave his consent to play football for the University of Minnesota, Morris.


  2. Lathrop's Kent signs with Minnesota Morris footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Hill, second left, and Darious Hill. FAIRBANKS - Marty Hoffman, an assistant coach for the University of Minnesota Morris football team, met twice in Alaska with Marshea Kent. Those meetings were enough to convince Kent, a Lathrop High School ...


  3. Professor Calls Open Borders 'Existential Threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | The Daily Caller

    Dan Demetriou, an associate professor of philosophy at the University of Minnesota - Morris , is putting himself between America and the prevailing academic opinion that encourages open borders for the United States. "I am persuaded that the leftist immigration and refugee policy agenda, especially given the influence of divisive social justice theory and looming automation, is an existential threat to the US and other advanced Western nations," Demetriou recently stated publicly, The College Fix reports.


  4. Minn. professor's Faceback 'rant' sets off a backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Now, Demetriou, who teaches ethics and philosophy at the University of Minnesota Morris, is facing a backlash over a Facebook post in which he asserted that illegal immigrants "on average have IQs lower than natives" and that many refugees come from a "cult with repulsive values at war with the west." The post, which was circulated around campus without his knowledge, prompted some of his fellow faculty members to call for a "teach-in" to support immigrants and refugees on Monday.


  5. Professor Dan Demetriou's anti-immigrant rant inspires teach-in at University of Minnesota-MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | City Pages

    "Truly, let's save a trillion and scrap the education system if we can't produce better average children than the average refugee." A University of Minnesota-Morris professor's anti-immigrant Facebook rant is making the rounds on campus, inspiring an upcoming rally, teach-in, and discussion panel.


  6. Swine research at the University of Minnesota, Morris tackles animal welfare concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Scientists at the University of Minnesota, Morris are conducting research in response to consumer concerns about how farmers are raising swine. One study concentrates on sows and what is a more humane way to care for them while they are pregnant and nursing.


  7. Minnesota bike lane bill hits unlikely obstacle: bicyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Ethan Fawley, shown in 2014, is executive director of the Minneapolis Bicycle Coalition. Fawley said legislators should focus on investing in bike safety education programs that already exist, such as the Safe Routes to School Program.


  8. Democratic message - didn't work'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Marshall Independent

    ... to change. Matthew Sheets said DFL organizers had some success engaging with students at the University of Minnesota Morris, through face-to-face interaction. Other area DFL members said they also got positive responses from advertising on Facebook.


  9. College NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Journal

    An undergraduate student who completes 12 or more A-F graded credits and achieves a grade-point-average of 3.5 or higher will be considered for the Honors Dean's List. If a 4.0 grade-point-average is achieved, the student will be on the High Honors Dean's List.


  10. Making the Grade: Jan. 30, 20174 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The following area students were named to the fall semester dean's list at the University of Minnesota-Morris: Steven Severson, Merrifield; Samuel Guida, Nisswa; and Angela Gudahl, Pequot Lakes.


  11. UM-Morris pounds MLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Journal

    Minnesota Morris throttled Martin Luther College 94-61 in an Upper Midwest Athletic Conference mens' basketball game on Friday night. Tyler Ukkelberg led the Cougars with 24 points and five rebounds.


  12. Morris runs past MLC in UMACRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Journal

    Just when it seemed to have crawled out of the big first-quarter deficit, the Martin Luther College women's basketball team went back to where it started. The Knights trailed 11-0 to UM-Morris to start the game but came back and trailed 20-15 at the end of the first quarter.


  13. Gov. Mark Dayton stands firm on his water quality lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Gov. Mark Dayton finished an eventful week at a water summit here where he said he would fight any effort at the Legislature to weaken or delay his signature 2015 water quality law. "I compromised on this bill, and I'm not going to compromise on it anymore," he told a friendly crowd at the University of Minnesota-Morris, referring to the highly controversial buffer law - the nation's first - enacted in an effort to reduce pollution from farm runoff.


  14. 'It's just beautiful' protesters say, as Minnesotans head to Washington for marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... "You gotta have a conversation," said Buchanan, a French and women's studies professor at the University of Minnesota Morris. Even if it felt futile, here on this night that President Donald Trump was dancing at his inaugural ball. Hundreds of ...


  15. Making the Grade: Jan. 5, 201714 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Sam Guida, of Nisswa, received the Morris Liberal Arts Scholarship, which is made possible through the generosity of faculty, staff, alumni and friends of Morris.


  16. FLOSS Weekly 416: FreeDOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 |

    ... "CSCI 4609 Processes, Programming, and Languages: Usability of Open Source Software" at the University of Minnesota Morris. Jim also writes about the usability of open source software on his blog. Thanks to CacheFly for providing the bandwidth for ...


  17. The Minnesotans on the 'Professor Watchlist' are disappointingly unthreateningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | City Pages

    This you may learn not by visiting one of said campuses or reading a newspaper , but in the way people now attain their education: by visiting an obscure website. The "Professor Watchlist," launched in November with the goal of cataloguing names and photographs of teachers with a "radical agenda," would not be out of place in 1970s Moscow or 1934 Berlin.


  18. NCAA Basketball: Former Tiger basketball player Douglas reaches...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Marshall Independent

    Former Marshall Tiger and current University of Minnesota Morris basketball junior guard CD Douglas became the seventh Cougar in men's program history to surpass 1,000 career points Friday night as Minnesota Morris topped Bethany Lutheran 96-78 in UMAC men's basketball action at Jim Gremmels Court. Coming into the contest, Douglas was 18 points shy of reaching the 1,000-point plateau.


  19. Report: QB Shane Morris to leave Michigan as grad transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | MSNBC

    With Wilton Speight seemingly holding down the quarterback position for the foreseeable future, Shane Morris has decided his time at Michigan should come to an end. Reportedly.


  20. Halo Publishing International Publishes 'Racing the Flame'Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 |

    "If you have ever dreamed of being a cowboy/cowgirl on a Montana ranch, 'Racing the Flame' will transport you out west and take you for the ride of your life. Set during a drought-stricken summer in Montana on a cattle ranch, readers will meet the Landers family, a tightknit Christian family who have their faith in God in the forefront of their lives.