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Welcome from the Director

We are excited to be a part of the University of Minnesota, Crookston and our university team. Here is a little about what we do and the services we provide.

Primarily, we

  • Work with the chancellor and executive team to determine the broad, strategic messages to be conveyed to internal and external audiences.
  • Support communications and promotion efforts of campus departments and programs.
  • Work closely with University Relations administration at the U of M to make sure we are aware of goals, objectives and needs and support consistent university messages.
  • Build university pride through integrated identity campaigns.
  • Communicate with internal and external constituencies in person, through Web sites, the mass media and our publications.

We offer assistance in media relations, marketing, e-commuications, Web development, print and design, photography and overall University of Minnesota, Crookston communications.

Andrew Svec, Director of Communications, Crookston Campus
218-218-8438 (

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If you are looking for contact information
for the U of M, Twin Cities Campus (Minneapolis/St. Paul),
please visit or call 612-624-6868.