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By Evan Aanerud, Staff Writer uploaded at 7:27 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018

This past week, the UMM Wellness Center put on Love Your Body Week. Peer Health Educators (PHEs) Giulia Defant, Ren Carmichael, and Yasamin Graff helped run the events. On Monday, Collage and Craft with the Therapy...

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By Joshua Schlenner, News Editor uploaded at 7:41 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018

Photo courtesy of UMM Flickr

At 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28 in Edson Auditorium, Richard Montañez, inventor of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos and currently the Executive Vice President of Multicultural Sales and Com...

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By Evan Aanerud, Staff Writer uploaded at 6:24 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018

[Editor's Note: this article contains material regarding suicide and may be triggering to some individuals.]

David Treuer was always “pissed off” when he saw how Native Americans are depicted in media. Seeing “the...

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By Joshua Schlenner, News Editor uploaded at 6:37 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018

On Monday, February 26, the Morris Queer Student Initiative for Equality (MoQSIE) held a Pride Week Social at 7:00 p.m. in Louie’s Lower Level. Representatives from MoQSIE were present to provide those in attendan...

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By Ben Mladenich, Staff Writer uploaded at 6:31 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018

Free Speech 101: College Campuses took place in the McGinnis room on the bottom floor of the library at 7 p.m. Twenty-three people were in attendance.

Peter Bremer opened the event and posed the discussion topic o...

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By Joshua Schlenner, News Editor uploaded at 6:42 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018

On Tuesday, February 27, the Morris Queer Student Initiative for Equality (MoQSIE) held a discussion panel for Morris Pride Week at 7:00 p.m. in Imholte 112. Four speakers arrived to take part in the discussion: A...

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By Ben Mladenich, Staff Writer uploaded at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018

This year’s annual Soul Food Dinner took place in Oyate Hall and had close to 90 attendees. When the event started at 6 p.m. on February 21, the venue was decorated with formal table cloths and yellow and maroon na...

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By Desmond Homann, Staff Writer uploaded at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018

For Valentine’s Day, a small group of students from the Office of Residential Life held a program, Flirting Around The World, about the dos and don’ts of flirting in different countries. Both entertaining and info...

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By Evan Aanerud, Staff Writer uploaded at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018

“It’s community that keeps us here” said Ben Winchester, research fellow with the University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality. “Small towns are not dying. They are, in fact, thriving!” Last Wedne...

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By Evan Aanerud, Staff Writer uploaded at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018

To Tammy Berberi, Associate Professor of University of Minnesota Morris, there is no such thing as “not a language person.” Language is not something that someone can pass off as “not their thing.” On Tuesday, Febru...

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