• 2021 Torch and Shield Award Recipients: Pictured: Gary Johnson and Robert Struyk (Veden Trust), Maureen Aubuol (NWROC), Mary Holz-Clause (Chancellor), Jason Brantner and Lyle Westrom

Torch & Shield

2021 Torch & Shield Event

The Torch & Shield Award recognizes individuals who have provided leadership and who have aided in the development of the University of Minnesota Crookston, NWROC and Extension. It is the highest award an individual can receive from the campus.


Torch & Shield Event Information

Information related to the 2023 Torch & Shield event will be available soon.


More about past recipients and how to nominate