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October 2017

Sunday, October 1

HOMECOMING 2017

Save the Date for Homecoming 2017! Join us on campus this Fall on Friday, September 29 - October 1, 2017​

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at  Saint Mary's University (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Saint Mary's University (Minn.) Streaming Video: http://portal.stretchinternet.com/smu/ ...

Monday, October 2

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Tuesday, October 3

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Men's Soccer vs  Crown College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Crown College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=81 ...

Women's Soccer vs  Crown College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Crown College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=89 ...

Using Social Media in Your Job Search Workshop

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: What is social media and how it can be used to look for an internship or job Networking and Informational interviewing using social...

Women's Volleyball vs  College of Saint Benedict

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs College of Saint Benedict Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=96 ...

Women's Volleyball vs  Crown College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Crown College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=97 ...

Wednesday, October 4

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

TERCERO Training:  Become a volunteer community translator or interpreter!

Become a volunteer community translator or interpreter!Join the Tercero Program: Training Community Volunteers in Language Translation and...

Thursday, October 5

Men's Golf at  UMAC Championships

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Golf at UMAC Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5153

Women's Golf  UMAC Championships

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Golf UMAC Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5162

FREE Flu Shots

FREE Faculty/Staff flu shot clinic. No appointments needed. Take the flu shot pledge to earn points towards the Employee Wellbeing Program.

"Myth Busters": Busting Spanish Myths

Join Vamos Juntos on Thursday, October 5th at 7:30 pm in Humanities 5 for Busting Spanish Myths! We will be "busting" common Spanish or Latin American myths...

Spanish Bingo! (Lotería)

Join us on Thursday, October 5th at 7:30pm in the TMC for a few rounds of Spanish Bingo (Lotería)! It will be in both English and Spanish - all levels of...

Friday, October 6

FREE Flu Shots

FREE Faculty/Staff flu shot clinic. No appointments needed. Take the flu shot pledge to earn points towards the Employee Wellbeing Program.

Living Off Campus Workshop: Know your Rights & Responsibilities

This workshop is coordinated by ISP, but is OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS! This workshop is meant to empower students to know their rights and responsibilities...

Women's Volleyball at  Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at Concordia College (Minn.) Streaming Video: http://concordiamn.prestosports.com/links/l8z3ej ...

Saturday, October 7

Football at  Martin Luther College

University of Minnesota Morris Football at Martin Luther College Streaming Video: http://livestream.com/mlc-knightvision ...

Women's Soccer vs  Bethany Lutheran College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Bethany Lutheran College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=90 ...

Women's Volleyball vs  North Central University (MN)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs North Central University (MN) Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=98 ...

Men's Soccer vs  Bethany Lutheran College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Bethany Lutheran College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=82 ...

Holi

We are celebrating the Indian(from India) festival of colors, Holi. This event is happening at the mall, with water, colors, and music.

KUMM Live in Louie's: Guante

KUMM brings activist, poet, and rapper Guante back to Morris to perform in an intimate setting in Louie's Lower Level. With a Morris string quartet opening...

Sunday, October 8

MinneSHOWta

The public is invited to be a part of a live TV audience for a new regional variety program featuring a mixture of comedy, ventriloquism and Minnesota...

Men's Soccer at  Saint John's University

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Saint John's University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/csbsju/ ...

Monday, October 9

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Coming Out Week Gayme Night

This game night and social will kick off MoQSIE's Coming Out Week. There will be food to eat, games to play, and people to meet!

Interviewing Skills Workshop

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: How to prepare for the interview How to develop confidence for the interview The most critical interviewing mistakes of entry-level...

Asking the Big Questions

Come explore the escalating tensions between North Korea and the United States at the first Asking the Big Questions discussion of the year. Professor of...

Film Showing: More Than a Word

CNIA is putting on a showing of the film "More Than a Word" which is a film that analyzes and addresses the culture appropriation surrounding life as an...

Fútbol

Some of you may know it as soccer, but the UMM men's soccer team is taking on the local team from Riverview in Big Cat Stadium.

Tuesday, October 10

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Forbidden: Undocumented and Queer in Rural America

The last event for Hispanic Heritage Month will be the showing of the award winning documentary film Forbidden: Undocumented and Queer in Rural America in...

Wednesday, October 11

July in Paris: Drop in Information Session

Stop by ACE to learn more about the summer program to spend July in Paris! Come and go as you are able Wedesnday, October 11 11am-3pm Fruit Tarts and French...

Women's Soccer at  University of Northwestern (MN)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at University of Northwestern (MN) Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/unw/ ...

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

Men's Soccer at  University of Northwestern (MN)

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at University of Northwestern (MN) Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/unw/ ...

WOCA - Am I Not Important

"Am I Not Important?: Sexual and Murderous Exploitation of Indigenous Women". Will address and raise awareness about the malicious exploitation of Indigenous...

Women's Volleyball at  University of Northwestern (MN)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at University of Northwestern (MN) Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/unw/ ...

Chamber Orchestra Concert

Morris Chamber Orchestra Alexander Corbett, conductor This Student Choice Concert features an eclectic program of music chosen by members of the orchestra

Thursday, October 12

Soup & Substance--Take it Seriously: Mental Health and its Impact

On Thursday, October 12th, the University of Minnesota, Morris will be hosting the second ‘Soup and Substance’ of the semester. This month’s Soup and...

Queeriosity Panel

Join members of MOQSIE and let your queeriosities run free at our presentation and panel in HFA 6! MOQSIE Exec members will be giving a presentation about...

Friday, October 13

Geology Club Fall Break Trip

Geology club is going to Custer State Park for fall break. We will be tent camping, no camping experience needed! The geology club will be providing a hot...

Fall Break Trip!

The Vagabond and Explorers Guild (VEG) will be leading a trip to the North Shore during Fall Break! We leave Morris on the afternoon of Friday the 13th of...

Women's Volleyball vs  College of St. Scholastica

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs College of St. Scholastica Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=99 ...

Women's Volleyball vs  Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Concordia College (Minn.) Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=100 ...

Saturday, October 14

Football vs  MacMurray College

University of Minnesota Morris Football vs MacMurray College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=75 ...

Women's Soccer vs  College of St. Scholastica

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs College of St. Scholastica Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=91 ...

Men's Soccer vs  College of St. Scholastica

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs College of St. Scholastica Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=83 ...

Sunday, October 15

MORRIS AT THE VIKINGS GAME

You and your guest are invited to join Morris alumni at the U.S. Bank Stadium to watch the Minnesota Vikings vs Green Bay Packers! Sunday, October 15,...

Monday, October 16

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Tuesday, October 17

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Women's Soccer at  Martin Luther College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at Martin Luther College Streaming Video: https://livestream.com/mlc-knightvision ...

Men's Soccer at  Martin Luther College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at Martin Luther College Streaming Video: https://livestream.com/mlc-knightvision ...

Women's Volleyball at  Martin Luther College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at Martin Luther College Streaming Video: https://livestream.com/mlc-knightvision ...

Wednesday, October 18

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

TERCERO Training:  Become a volunteer community translator or interpreter!

Become a volunteer community translator or interpreter!Join the Tercero Program: Training Community Volunteers in Language Translation and...

Thursday, October 19

Community Forum - Conversation 2

CONVERSATION TWO: Accreditation and accountability Thursday, October 19, 11:00-12:00, Science Auditorium Blumenstyk, G, 2015, American Higher Education in...

LGBT Center Awareness Day

Thursday, October 19 marks LGBT Center Awareness Day. We wish to invite campus community members to visit our Resource Center for Gender, Women, & Sexuality...

GWSS Works in Progress Series:  "Adolescent Sexuality in 'Spring Awakening':  Bliss-less Ignorance"

An informal, interactive discussion series. Presented by Ray Schultz, Professor of Theatre Arts, and the company of Spring Awakening. All are welcome to...

Cerese Vaden

Art exibit: October 19-November 22, 2017. Opening October 19 @ 7pm

Hopi Runners: Crossing the Terrain between Indian and American, 1908-1932

This talk examines the ways Hopi marathon runners navigated between tribal dynamics, school loyalties, and a country that closely associated sports with U.S....

Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life

Karen Babine is the author of Water and What We Know: Following the Roots of a Northern Life (University of Minnesota, 2015), winner of the 2016 Minnesota...

"Myth Busters": Busting Spanish Myths

Join Vamos Juntos on Thursday, October 5th at 7:30 pm in Humanities 5 for Busting Spanish Myths! We will be "busting" common Spanish or Latin American myths...

Friday, October 20

Women's Volleyball at  University of Wisconsin-Stout

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at University of Wisconsin-Stout Streaming Video:...

Jazz Movie Night

Come to the recital hall and enjoy a jazz movie.

Saturday, October 21

Men's Cross Country  Mount Marty Invitational

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country Mount Marty Invitational http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5175

Men's Cross Country  Mount Marty Invitational

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country Mount Marty Invitational morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5079

Women's Cross Country at  Mount Marty Invitational

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Cross Country at Mount Marty Invitational http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5086

Women's Volleyball at  University of Wisconsin-Superior

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball at University of Wisconsin-Superior Streaming Video: http://www.ifan.tv/ ...

Football at  Iowa Wesleyan University

University of Minnesota Morris Football at Iowa Wesleyan University http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5042

Women's Soccer vs  Northland College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs Northland College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=92 ...

Men's Soccer vs  Northland College

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs Northland College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=84 ...

Pizza and a movie!

Free food and a great movie! You can't go wrong. The movie is yet to be determined. A group email will be sent out to collect votes on the movies titles you...

Sunday, October 22

Women's Soccer at  University of Wisconsin-Stout

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at University of Wisconsin-Stout morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5107

Monday, October 23

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Events Calendar Information Session

Please join members of Student Activities, Conferences, and Special Events and Communications & Marketing for a workshop on UMM's events calendar. We will...

Resume/CV/Cover Letter Writing Workshop

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: Definition and differences between a resume and curriculum vitae Industries and/or countries where a resume and curriculum vitae are...

Tuesday, October 24

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Events Calendar Information Session

Please join members of Student Activities, Conferences, and Special Events and Communications & Marketing for a workshop on UMM's events calendar. We will...

I Like My GRITs with Butter and Sugar: Rewriting the Narrative of Resilience for People of Color in Student Affairs

Well-intentioned White folx try to do resilience work without truly understanding what resilience means for people of color and other marginalized groups....

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Take a break from studying and save lives while you're at it! The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be on campus on October 24 and 25. We need both donors...

Endnote Training

Come learn about the powerful bibliographic software Endnote in a informal drop-in session on Thursday, October 24 at 3:30 p.m. in the Briggs Library...

Barber Lecture

ACOUSTIC COLONIALISM: INDIGENOUS RESONANCES AND RESPONSES FROM MAPUCHE TERRITORY LUIS E. CÁRCAMO-HUECHANTE The University of Texas at Austin & Comunidad...

J.A.M. Session

Come one Come all enjoy food, friends, and funky bands at the J.A.M. Session hosted by one of the campus combos and Jazz At Morris. Bring your instrument or...

Wednesday, October 25

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Take a break from studying and save lives while you're at it! The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be on campus on October 24 and 25. We need both donors...

Men's Soccer vs  University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=85 ...

Gather For Domestic Violence

Come join the Office of Community Engagement and Someplace Safe for Gather for Domestic Violence(previously known as Gather in the Park.) This event is...

Therapy Dog Team

Come and de-stress with Hank and Mercer (certified therapy dogs) at the Wellness Center!

Sexpo

Join Peer Health Educators for the annual Sexpo! Features student-made information boards on sexual health, sexuality, and relationships; free condoms, lube,...

Faculty Lecture Recital: Perspectives and reflections from Portugal and Brazil, and building an internationally musical future.

Percussionist Scotty Horey discusses his recently completed events in Portugal and Brazil through the University of Minnesota’s Global Programs and Strategy...

Thursday, October 26

Elder in Residence

You are invited to an informal discussion with Elder in Residence, Jerry Dearly regarding Native American student support on campus on Thursday, October 26...

Panel Discussion, "From Farm to Store: Challenges Facing Rural Food Systems"

The panel will focus on the intersection of food systems, agriculture, and sociocultural networks in the greater Minnesota area. Panelists include Laura...

Morris Public School Referendum Informational Meeting

You are cordially invited to attend a brief informational meeting to learn more about the Morris Area Public School's November 7th capital referendum. Please...

Keeping the Lights On: Challenges in Feeding Rural Minnesota.  Ryan Pesch, Assoc. Professor at UM Extension

While many in the UMM community are familiar with the trends and controversies in agricultural production practices, we are less aware of the growing...

Pumpkin Carving

Come carve some pumpkins for Halloween A free event in Oyate from 6:30-8:30!

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, October 27

Game Night

Come have some spooky fun at Game Night @ Briggs Library on Friday, Oct. 27 from 6pm-11pm. There will be tons of great tabletop games to try like Cards...

Game Night @ Briggs Library

Come play dozens of tabletop games such as Cards Against Humanity, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Resistance, Cash and Guns, Quelf, Ticket to Ride, Small...

Women's Swimming and Diving at  Concordia College (Minn.)

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Swimming and Diving at Concordia College (Minn.) http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5190

Saturday, October 28

Women's Cross Country at  UMAC Championships

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Cross Country at UMAC Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5087

Men's Cross Country  UMAC Championships

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country UMAC Championships http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5176

Men's Cross Country  UMAC Championships

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Cross Country UMAC Championships morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5080

Women's Soccer at  University of Wisconsin-Superior

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer at University of Wisconsin-Superior http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5108

Women's Volleyball vs  Northland College

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs Northland College Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=101 ...

Men's Soccer at  University of Wisconsin-Superior

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer at University of Wisconsin-Superior http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5072

Football vs  University of Northwestern (MN)

University of Minnesota Morris Football vs University of Northwestern (MN) Streaming Video: http://morriscougars.com/showcase?Live=76 ...

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Swimming and Diving vs  Alumni/Intrasquad

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Swimming and Diving vs Alumni/Intrasquad http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5249

Haunted Barn

Saddle Club is teaming up with Gladiators to create Haunted Barn 2017!!! The barn is turned into a haunted maze. There are various themes and scar-ers!...

Monday, October 30

Men's Soccer vs  UMAC Quarterfinal

University of Minnesota Morris Men's Soccer vs UMAC Quarterfinal http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5073

Women's Soccer vs  UMAC Quarterfinal

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Soccer vs UMAC Quarterfinal http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5109

Women's Volleyball vs  UMAC Quarterfinal

University of Minnesota Morris Women's Volleyball vs UMAC Quarterfinal http://morriscougars.com/calendar.aspx?id=5144

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Community Forum - Conversation 3

CONVERSATION THREE: Tomorrow’s Students Monday, October 30, 4:00-5:00, Science Auditorium Part 1: Demography Western Interstate Commission for Higher...

Job Search Strategies Workshop

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: How to organize job search activities How to develop an “elevator” pitch Recognizing the job search steps and your skills Become aware...

HALLOWEEN CROQUET GAME IN COSTUME

HEY we're gunna play croquet on the mall, come in your halloween costume! or a funny hat! where ur fav shoes, (also dress for the weather, who knows it might...

NAIS Speaker, Jill Doerfler

Our guest speaker on October 30th is Jill Doerfler, Associate Professor of American Indian Studies at the University of Minnesota, Duluth. Jill is the author...

NATS Preview Recital

UMM vocal students will present a concert of repertoire in preparation for the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) vocal competition. Free...

Zaagibagaang: Grassroots Community Education and Empowerment Today

Beginning in spring of 2016, Doerfler co-coordinated and participated in a Minnesota Chippewa Tribe wide grassroots community education and empowerment...

Tuesday, October 31

Let's Talk

This service is open to all UMM students. Let's Talk is the best fit for the following people: students who are not sure about counseling and wonder what...

Trick or Can

Around Halloween each year, UMM students dress up and go trick or treating for food and money donations for the Stevens County Food Shelf, located right...

Trick or Can

Trick or Treat so Others Can Eat! On October 31st, the University of Minnesota, Morris will once again host our annual Trick or Can event. On Halloween...

October 2017