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News & Public Information

News identifies the people and work that highlight the University of Minnesota, Crookston and communicates that information through the media and publications.

What we do:

  • Publicize stories about university faculty, staff, and student accomplishments and institutional priorities.
  • Help reporters find faculty sources to comment on news ranging from developments in agriculture to the latest trends in business.
  • Publish The Torch and The Aggie, our alumni publications.
  • Provide public relations support and counsel to departments including developing communications plans and messages.
  • Write and distribute press releases on behalf of the administration and departments.
  • Resources: News Release Form | Experts' List

Elizabeth Tollefson, Assistant Director of Communications
(218) 281-8432

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