CROOKSTON AND OTHER HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ATTEND YOUTH INSTITUTE AT UMC

Over 50 high school students, including nine Crookston High School students, came from as far away as Morocco for the Northern Great Plains Youth Institute held at the University of Minnesota Crookston on Monday, May 6.

The day included a major fair; opening remarks by UMC Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause; a keynote address by Mark Jirik, director of the Northern Crops Institute; round-table presentations; and immersion sessions. 

Kelsey Tyrrell from the World Food Prize Institute, Eleora DeMuth, and Michelle Christopherson.
The Institute attendees, students and UMC staff