Events

August 23 - September 21, 2019

Friday, August 23

Saturday, August 24

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is held for four days prior to Fall Semester classes. It’s four days of activity, information, and fun for new students that will...

Sunday, August 25

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is held for four days prior to Fall Semester classes. It’s four days of activity, information, and fun for new students that will...

Monday, August 26

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is held for four days prior to Fall Semester classes. It’s four days of activity, information, and fun for new students that will...

Part-Time Jobs Fair

Employers, connect with new and returning students seeking employment in the community.

Tuesday, August 27

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is held for four days prior to Fall Semester classes. It’s four days of activity, information, and fun for new students that will...

Wednesday, August 28

Thursday, August 29

Public Lecture:  Seeing with Atoms

Presentation on groundbreaking research for technology to image various forms of matter by Prof. Paul Dastoor (University of Cambridge).

Friday, August 30

Fall Kick-Off

Summer is winding down and it's the perfect time to kick off your college search process and schedule a visit to the University of Minnesota Morris! While...

Men's Soccer vs Carleton College

Men's Soccer vs Carleton College morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5837

Women's Volleyball vs University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Women's Volleyball vs University of Mary Hardin-Baylor morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5914

Game Night @ Briggs Library

Start the semester out right. Come have some fun at Briggs Library! There will be awesome tabletop games like Betrayal at House on the Hill, Small World,...

Women's Volleyball vs Neumann University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Neumann University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5915

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial: Movie on the Mall

Join CAC Films for a movie on the mall featuring E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial!

Saturday, August 31

Welcome Weekends: Laser Tag

Stay in Morris after the first days of class and join us for Laser Tag on the mall!

Women's Volleyball at Trinity University (Texas)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at Trinity University (Texas) https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5916

Welcome Weekends: Morris Fest

Stay in Morris after the first days of class and join us for Morris Fest!

Women's Volleyball vs Whitman College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Whitman College https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5917

Welcome Weekends: Improv Show

Stay in Morris after the first days of class and join us for an Improv show!

Sunday, September 1

Welcome Weekends: Knocker Ball

Stay in Morris after the first days of class and join us for Knockerball on the Mall!

Men's Soccer at Simpson College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Simpson College https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5838

Women's Soccer vs Augsburg University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Augsburg University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5873

Welcome Weekends: Casino Night

Stay in Morris after the first days of class and join us for Casino Night!

Monday, September 2

Fall Day of Service

Each year, the Office of Community Engagement hosts a Day of Service in September. The goal of the event is to introduce students to volunteer opportunities...

Men's Soccer at Webster University

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Webster University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5839

Tuesday, September 3

Wednesday, September 4

ACE Mocktails

Join the Academic Center for Enrichment for the Mocktail event! Meet students and staff from the office and learn about travel abroad, McNair, and other...

Thursday, September 5

Men's Golf at UMAC Preview

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf at UMAC Preview https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5923

Women's Golf at UMAC Preview

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf at UMAC Preview https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5935

Men's Cross Country at University of Wisconsin-Superior

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country at Wisconsin-Superior https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5859

Women's Cross Country at University of Wisconsin-Superior

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Cross Country at Wisconsin-Superior https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5860

Thursday Afternoon Faculty Seminar (TAFS)

Thursday Afternoon Faculty Seminar (TAFS) Care for the Caretakers: Deciphering the Biochemistry of Fanconi Anemia Cancer Predeposition Syndrome Presented...

Men's Soccer at Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Concordia College (Minn.) https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5840

Resume/CV Writing Workshop

Define resume and CV, focus online applications, and translate student experiences to the world of work

Welcome Back Grill Out

The school year is almost upon us and we want to welcome back the UMM students with a kickoff Dollar Dinner!!! We will be grilling hotdogs and burgers. Have...

Friday, September 6

Women's Soccer at Evergreen State University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at Evergreen State University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5874

Welcome Weekends: Stuffed Animals To Go

Join us in Louie's Lower Level for free stuffed animals! Bring your friends and build your own stuffed animal! Brought to you by Campus Activities Council.

Women's Volleyball vs Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Concordia College (Minn.) https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5919

Of the Orchard Concert

Minneapolis-based band Of The Orchard describes their sound as "a love-child between John Mayer and Third Eye Blind, giving listeners thoughtful lyricism...

Women's Volleyball at College of Saint Benedict

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at College of Saint Benedict https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5918

Saturday, September 7

Women's Golf at Cobber Invitational

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf at Cobber Invitational https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5936

Renaissance Fest Bus Trip

Renaissance Fest Bus Trip leaving from the North Parking Lot Schedule: 9 AM Depart North Parking lot on the Morris campus 12 PM Approximate arrival...

Men's Soccer vs Nebraska Wesleyan University

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Nebraska Wesleyan University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5841

Women's Soccer vs Multnomah

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Multnomah https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5922

Football vs University of Wisconsin - River Falls

University of Minnesota Morris Football vs University of Wisconsin - River Falls https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5796

Sunday, September 8

Women's Golf at Cobber Invitational

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf at Cobber Invitational https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5937

Monday, September 9

44th Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium: Discussion Forum on "Structural Explanations of Injustice" with Erin Beeghly

Erin Beeghly will give a short talk and lead a discussion forum on the topic of "Structural Explanations of Injustice". Erin Beeghly is an Assistant...

44th Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium on Implicit Bias: "Combating Implicit Bias: How to Act Fairly in an Unfair World",  Lecture by Alex Madva

Public Lecture: "Combating Implicit Bias: How to Act Fairly in an Unfair World" Alex Madva is an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at California State...

Internship Information Meeting

Internship definitions and myths; how to obtain acdemic credit for your future internship

Tuesday, September 10

44th Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium: Discussion Forum on "Intersectionality as a Guide to Research and Activism" with Alex Madva

Alex Madva (Cal Poly Pomona) will give a short talk and lead a discussion forum on the following topic: "Intersectionality as a Guide to Research and...

44th Annual Midwest Philosophy Colloquium: Implicit Bias, Lecture by Erin Beeghly

Erin Beeghly (Utah) will present a public lecture entitled "Does Stereotyping Someone Constitute Discrimination?" Erin Beeghly is an Assistant Professor of...

Women's Volleyball vs Bethel University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Bethel University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5889

Soup and Substance: The Resilience Series (movie showing)

Join us for a series of events about resilience and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). The first event will be a showing of the movie Resilience, a...

Wednesday, September 11

Men's Soccer vs Augsburg University

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Augsburg University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5842

LCCMR Listening Session

Listening session sponsored by the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources.

Thursday, September 12

Women's Soccer at Gustavus Adolphus

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at Gustavus Adolphus https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5948

Visiting Alum in Science and Mathematics: Robert Smith ’13 — Presentation

From Physics to Data Science: A Journey into Energy Analytics Robert Smith is a data scientist with Nexant, which provides consulting services to utility...

Soup and Substance: The Resilience Series (movie panel discussion)

Join us for a series of events about resilience and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). The second event will be a panel with members from both the UMM and...

Friday, September 13

Women's Volleyball vs University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5910

Women's Volleyball vs St. Norbert College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs St. Norbert College https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5911

Saturday, September 14

Men's Golf at Spartan Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf at Spartan Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5924

Women's Volleyball vs University of Wisconsin-Stout

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs University of Wisconsin-Stout https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5912

Women's Volleyball at Bethel University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at Bethel University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5913

Football vs Valley City State University (N.D.)

University of Minnesota Morris Football vs Valley City State University (N.D.) https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5797

Sunday, September 15

Men's Golf at MLC/UMN Morris Dual

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf at MLC/UMN Morris Dual https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5925

Women's Golf at MLC/UMN Morris Dual

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf at MLC/UMN Morris Dual https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5938

Women's Soccer vs Buena Vista University

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Buena Vista University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5875

Men's Soccer vs Buena Vista University

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Buena Vista University https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5843

Monday, September 16

Up Close and Personal: Labor and Narrative in Contemporary Art

The art exhibition will be on display in the Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery September 16–November 1. Opening reception TBA. This event is...

Tuesday, September 17

Men's Golf vs NCU Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf at NCU Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5926

Women's Golf at NCU Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf at NCU Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5939

Distinguished VIsiting Professor in the Liberal Arts Lecture by  Heid Erdrich

Heid E. Erdrich is Ojibwe enrolled at Turtle Mountain. She is an author of eight books of poetry and prose and is an interdisciplinary artist. Her poemeos...

Women's Volleyball at Gustavus Adolphus College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at Gustavus Adolphus College https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5891

UMM Jazz Ensemble - JAM Session at Old #1

Come & join us at Old #1! All musicians are welcome to play.

Wednesday, September 18

Summer Research Symposium

University of Minnesota Morris students present research and scholarly or creative activity from the summer. If you wish to present at the symposium, send...

Thursday, September 19

Shawn Shafner

Shawn Shafner is an artist, educator, activist, and catalyzer of conversations about sustainable sanitation.

Friday, September 20

Homecoming 2019

Fun activities and events for students, alumni, and families. Find out more about the schedule here.

Men's Golf vs UMN Morris Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf vs UMN Morris Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5927

Women's Golf vs UMN Morris Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf vs UMN Morris Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5940

Saturday, September 21

Homecoming 2019

Fun activities and events for students, alumni, and families. Find out more about the schedule here.

Men's Golf vs Cougar Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf vs Cougar Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5928

Women's Golf vs Cougar Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf vs Cougar Invite https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5941

The Great Amazing Race

The Great Amazing Race Series comes to Morris - Sept. 21 August 12, 2019 -Morris, MN – The Great Amazing Race Series is coming to town! This fun...

Saturday Visit Day

Prospective students and their families are invited to take a look at the University of Minnesota, Morris campus. Whether it's your first time visiting...

Men's Cross Country at St. Olaf College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country at Carleton https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5866

Women's Cross Country at St. Olaf Invite

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Cross Country at Carleton https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5861

Football vs MacMurray College - Homecoming

University of Minnesota Morris Football vs MacMurray College - Homecoming https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5798

Men's Soccer at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5844

Women's Volleyball vs Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Concordia College (Minn.) https://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5893

2019 Homecoming Concert

Join us for Homecoming Concert at HFA Recital Hall, performed by UMM Symphonic Winds, Concert Choir, and Jazz Ensemble

August 23 - September 21, 2019