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Events

February 2017

Wednesday, February 1

Mesa de Conversación

Improve your Spanish by practicing your oral skills in an informal setting. For more information get in contact with Windy Roberts (wroberts@morris.umn.edu)

Voices from the Prairie (and other Elder Partnership Projects)

Interested in working with elders in the Morris area? If you are a Human Services, pre-heath, English, or Creative Writing major or minor, these...

Thursday, February 2

Blood Drive

Please consider coming in and remember to hydrate and bring 2 forms of ID. Sign up on the sheets on the tables in the Student Center outside Higbies, or you...

Friday, February 3

Saturday, February 4

Men's Track and Field at Gene Galder Classic

Come watch as the Men's Track and Field team competes at the Gene Galder Classic!

Women's Track and Field at Gene Galder Classic

Come watch as the Women's Track and Field team competes at the Gene Galder Classic!

Women's Basketball at Crown College

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on Crown College!

Men's Basketball at Crown College

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on Crown College!

Sunday, February 5

Spanish Film Festival

Selected films on the basis of the variety of countries represented as well as the themes presented, all of which should prove interesting to our Spanish and...

Monday, February 6

Group Health Coaching Progarm

UPLAN HEALTH COACH Earn 200 Wellness PointsCompletion requirements: Participate in a minimum of three face-to-face sessions. This can be a combination...

Career Pathways Session ONE: Making the most of your major (even if you might change it)

You can get more out of your major (or choose one!) by connecting to career options!

Ahern Lecture

Speaking Truth as Indicenization: Academia and Reconcilation Presenter: Julie Pelletier - associate professor at the University of Winnipeg and acting...

Tuesday, February 7

Career Pathways Session TWO: What do I have to offer?

Discover your specific talents and how they relate to your choice of major and career path. Learn the #1 most difficult barrier to career success and how you...

USA Meeting

Come! Join us for our weekly meeting! Help us plan our events. We will be organizing the International Fashion Show, the Multicultural Show etc. Discuss...

Bingo!

On behalf of CAC Homecoming & Traditions (HAT), we invite you to monthly bingo hosted on Tuesday, at 8:00pm in the TMC! Bingo callers will be from the...

Wednesday, February 8

Mesa de Conversación

Improve your Spanish by practicing your oral skills in an informal setting. For more information get in contact with Windy Roberts (wroberts@morris.umn.edu)

Career Pathways Session THREE: What do employers want?

Your student status can help you make great connections with employers. Cindy will teach proven successful techniques to get the attention of employers.

Women's Swimming and Diving at  Liberal Arts Champoinship (Women's 1-Meter Diving)

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Champoinship (Women's 1-Meter Diving) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3842

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship (W 1-Meter)

Come watch as the Women's Swimming and Diving team competes at the Liberal Arts Championship! (W 1-Meter)

Voices from the Prairie (and other Elder Partnership Projects)

Interested in working with elders in the Morris area? If you are a Human Services, pre-heath, English, or Creative Writing major or minor, these...

Thursday, February 9

Women's Swimming and Diving at  Liberal Arts Championship

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3843

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship

Come watch as the Women's Swimming and Diving team competes at the Liberal Arts Championship!

Public Lecture: Quebecois Literature

Alumna Kate Droske, Ph.D, Correspondence of Quebec: Fetishes, Yetis and Trolls, is returning to UMM to give a public lecture on Quebecois Literature. Stay...

Career Pathways Session FOUR: Mindfulness and your future job search

Your job search matters NOW. You can do small, specific things TODAY that will help you make more effective choices about your career.

CAC Convocations Presents: Veronika Scott

CAC Convocations is proud to present Veronika Scott,the inspirational founder of The Empowerment Plan — a unique company that hires homeless women to make...

Friday, February 10

Women's Swimming and Diving at  Liberal Arts Championship

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3844

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship

Come watch as the Women's Swimming and Diving team competes at the Liberal Arts Championship!

Women's Basketball at  University of Northwestern (MN)

Women's Basketball at University of Northwestern (MN) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3736

Women's Basketball at  University of Northwestern (MN)

Women's Basketball at University of Northwestern (MN) http://ummcougars.org/calendar.aspx?id=3736

Bad Movie Club

The Bad Movie Club is dedicated to the unintentional hilarity that can be found in many lesser examples of the art of filmmaking. We meet once a week to...

Men's Basketball at  University of Northwestern (MN)

Men's Basketball at University of Northwestern (MN) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3882

Men's Basketball at University of Northwestern (MN)

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on University of Northwestern (MN)!

Saturday, February 11

Men's Track and Field at  Saint John's Invitational

Men's Track and Field at Saint John's Invitational http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4918

Men's Track and Field at Saint John's Invitational

Come watch as the Men's Track and Field team competes at Saint John's Invitational!

Women's Swimming and Diving at  Liberal Arts Championship

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3845

Women's Swimming and Diving at Liberal Arts Championship

Come watch the Women's Swimming and Diving team competes at the Liberal Arts Championship!

Women's Track and Field at  Saint John's Invitational

Women's Track and Field at Saint John's Invitational http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4924

Women's Track and Field at Saint John's Invitational

Come watch as the Women's Track and Field team competes at Saint John's Invitational!

Women's Basketball at  North Central University (MN)

Women's Basketball at North Central University (MN) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3737

Women's Basketball at North Central University (MN)

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on North Central University (MN)!

Men's Basketball at  North Central University (MN)

Men's Basketball at North Central University (MN) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3883

Men's Basketball at North Central University (MN)

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on North Central University (MN)!

Sunday, February 12

Ping Pong (Table Tennis)

Ping Pong (Table tennis) Tournament come enjoy some fun sign up at 5 play starts at 530.

Spanish Film Festival

Selected films on the basis of the variety of countries represented as well as the themes presented, all of which should prove interesting to our Spanish and...

Monday, February 13

Tuesday, February 14

Healthy Eating Demonstrations with PULSES!

Part of Wellness Works Week, come see demonstrations, games, samples and recipes all about PULSES!

MORRIS ON THE MOVE - PHOENIX, AZ

You and your guest are invited to join Morris alumni and friends, along with Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving Erin Christensen ’05 and External...

Burning Questions with Health Services RN

Part of Wellness Works Week, come to the Student Center to get your information on hand hygiene and ask your "burning questions" about health and healthcare!

Valentine's Day Dinner Fundraiser: Embraceable You

Morris Concert Choir The Morris Concert Choir presents a dinner show to raise money to support its upcoming performance tour of Austria and the Czech...

USA Meeting

Come! Join us for our weekly meeting! Help us plan our events. We will be organizing the International Fashion Show, the Multicultural Show etc. Discuss...

Wednesday, February 15

Sodexo Dietitian and Mindful Eating Program!

Come see the Sodexo Dietician, Alyssa and learn about the Mindful program with sodexo. Find out the best ways to pick the healthiest options at TMC and the...

Mesa de Conversación

Improve your Spanish by practicing your oral skills in an informal setting. For more information get in contact with Windy Roberts (wroberts@morris.umn.edu)

Thursday, February 16

Healthy Eating Demonstrations with PULSES!

Part of Wellness Works Week, come see demonstrations, games, samples and recipes all about PULSES!

UMMAA ANNUAL MIDWINTER GATHERING

You and your guest are invited to join alumni and friends in welcoming new Chancellor Michelle Behr at the UMM Alumni Association’s annual Midwinter event. ...

Electric Guitar Presentation and Jam Session

Guest Artist: Michael Nicolella, electric guitar Free Admission, no ticket required

Friday, February 17

Men's Track and Field at Last Chance Meet

Come watch as the Men's Track and Field team competes at the Last Chance Meet! morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4919

Men's Track and Field at Last Chance Meet

Come watch as the Men's Track and Field team competes at the Last Chance Meet!

Women's Track and Field at Last Chance Meet

Come watch as the Women's Track and Field team competes at the Last Chance Meet! morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4925

Women's Track and Field at Last Chance Meet

Come watch as the Women's Track and Field team competes at the Last Chance Meet!

Women's Basketball vs College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on the College of St. Scholastica! Streaming Video:...

Women's Basketball vs College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on the College of St. Scholastica! Streaming Video: http://ummcougars.org/showcase

Burning Blue: chamber music that inspires and challenges

Morris Chamber Players Simon Tillier, director Michael Nicolella, electric guitar Morris Chamber Singers Bradley Miller, conductor A concert...

Men's Basketball vs College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on the College of St. Scholastica!

Men's Basketball vs College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on the College of St. Scholastica! Streaming Video:...

Masterminds

On behalf of CAC Films, we would like to invite you to our monthly film showing! Every month, we bring films to campus that are requested and selected by...

Saturday, February 18

Anime Club

A club to watch and appreciate Japanese animation!

Cougar Con

Cougar Con is the Morris Fan Convention where we invite students to come and share their love of TV shows, movies, books, video games, and the list goes on....

Men's Tennis vs Simpson College

Come watch as the Men's Tennis team takes on Simpson College!

Men's Tennis vs Simpson College

Come watch as the Men's Tennis team takes on Simpson College! morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4931

Women's Basketball vs University of Wisconsin-Superior

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on the University of Wisconsin-Superior! Streaming Video:...

Women's Basketball vs University of Wisconsin-Superior

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team takes on the University of Wisconsin-Superior! Streaming Video:...

Men's Basketball vs University of Wisconsin-Superior

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on University of Wisconsin-Superior!

Men's Basketball vs University of Wisconsin-Superior

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team takes on the University of Wisconsin-Superior! Streaming Video:...

Sunday, February 19

Baseball vs Carleton College

Come watch as the Baseball team takes on Carleton College! morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4881

Spanish Film Festival

Selected films on the basis of the variety of countries represented as well as the themes presented, all of which should prove interesting to our Spanish and...

Monday, February 20

Men's Basketball vs #4 VS. #5

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team competes in the #4 VS. #5 seed!

Women's Basketball vs  #4 vs. #5 Game

Women's Basketball vs #4 vs. #5 Game http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3740

President Kaler: Open Meeting with the Campus Community

Open meeting for the campus community in the Science Auditorium.

SDS immigration Day of Action Panel Discussion

Students for a Democratic Society will be hosting a panel discussion comprised of students and faculty to discuss immigration policy, rhetoric, and what we...

Men's Basketball at  Northland College

Men's Basketball at Northland College http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3886

Tuesday, February 21

 Asking the Big Questions

The Dakota Access Pipeline, long fought by activists because it threatens the water supply of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota as well as...

USA Meeting

Come! Join us for our weekly meeting! Help us plan our events. We will be organizing the International Fashion Show, the Multicultural Show etc. Discuss...

Wednesday, February 22

Men's Basketball vs UMAC SEMIFINALS

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team competes in the UMAC SEMIFINALS!

Women's Basketball vs UMAC SEMIS

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team competes in the UMAC SEMIS!

Mesa de Conversación

Improve your Spanish by practicing your oral skills in an informal setting. For more information get in contact with Windy Roberts (wroberts@morris.umn.edu)

Men's Basketball at  University of Northwestern (MN)

Men's Basketball at University of Northwestern (MN) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3887

Women's Basketball vs  University of Northwestern (MN)

Women's Basketball vs University of Northwestern (MN) Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=71 ...

Thursday, February 23

Life After Graduation Workshop (For Int'l Students)

Ray and Leslie in ISP will discuss options for international students after graduation including OPT (working in the US for up to a year), graduate school...

Open Mic Night

Come see talented members of the campus community perform at the monthly open mic night! Open mic is for all styles of music and spoken word performance,...

Open Mic Night

Come see talented members of the campus community perform at the monthly open mic night! Open mic is for all styles of music and spoken word performance,...

Friday, February 24

Men's Track and Field at  UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships

Men's Track and Field at UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4920

Men's Track and Field at UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships

Come watch as the Men's Track and Field team competes at the UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships!

Women's Swimming and Diving at  NCAA Diving Regional

Women's Swimming and Diving at NCAA Diving Regional http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3846

Women's Swimming and Diving at NCAA Diving Regional

Come watch as the Women's Swimming and Diving team competes at the NCAA Diving Regional!

Women's Track and Field at  UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships

Women's Track and Field at UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4926

Women's Track and Field at UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships

Come watch as the Women's Track and Field team competes at the UMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships!

Women's Tennis at  College of St. Scholastica

Women's Tennis at College of St. Scholastica http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4899

Women's Tennis at College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Women's Tennis team takes on the College of St. Scholastica!

Minnesota Literacy Council Community ESL Training

Want to help teach English to second/other language learners in our community? There are many volunteer opportunities, and this interactive workshop will...

Men's Tennis at  College of St. Scholastica

Men's Tennis at College of St. Scholastica http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=4932

Men's Tennis at College of St. Scholastica

Come watch as the Men's Tennis team takes on the College of St. Scholastica!

Bad Movie Club

The Bad Movie Club is dedicated to the unintentional hilarity that can be found in many lesser examples of the art of filmmaking. We meet once a week to...

Morris Jazz Ensembles Concert

Jonathan Campbell, director A concert featuring UMM Jazz...

Queer Play in a Day Informational Session

First meeting and informational session of the Spring 2016 Queer Play in a Day, sponsored by Meiningens, in honor of Pride Week.

Saturday, February 25

Men's Basketball vs  UMAC CHAMPIONSHIP

Men's Basketball vs UMAC CHAMPIONSHIP http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3888

Men's Basketball vs UMAC CHAMPIONSHIP

Come watch as the Men's Basketball team competes in the UMAC CHAMPIONSHIP!

Women's Basketball vs  UMAC Championship

Women's Basketball vs UMAC Championship http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=3742

Women's Basketball vs UMAC Championship

Come watch as the Women's Basketball team competes at the UMAC Championship!

Anime Club

A club to watch and appreciate Japanese animation!

"Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company " Presented by CAC PAC (Performing Arts Series)

Elegant, sensual, and captivating, the Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company melds ancient Chinese forms with modern dance in an artistic and inventive marriage of...

Sunday, February 26

Spanish Film Festival

Selected films on the basis of the variety of countries represented as well as the themes presented, all of which should prove interesting to our Spanish and...

Monday, February 27

Morris Chamber Orchestra Tour Home Concert

Alex Corbett, conductor Eric Olson, violin Having just returned from a 3-day tour of Minnesota, the Morris Chamber Orchestra presents its home concert with...

Tuesday, February 28

USA Meeting

Come! Join us for our weekly meeting! Help us plan our events. We will be organizing the International Fashion Show, the Multicultural Show etc. Discuss...

Faculty Recital: Charles Asch, cello & Ann DuHamel, piano

A recital of French music that is at turns bright and dark, joyful and somber, lush and playful. Program includes works by Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, and...

February 2017