UR leads the efforts on a number of campus publications


Torch Magazine Cover

The Torch

The Torch is the official magazine of the University of Minnesota Crookston. The Torch is published once a year and is the official publication for all alumni and friends of the UMN Crookston. The Torch includes an annual report that also features our donor appreciation list.

The Torch

Torch editor: Jess Bengtson

Torchlight eNewsletter cover

Torchlight e-Newsletter

The Torchlight is a companion publication of the Torch for alumni and friends of UMN Crookston. It includes faculty, staff, student and alumni spotlights, upcoming events, athletics updates, plus much more!


Torchlight lead: Angelika Huglen

Alumni: What's Your Story? and/or we want your Then & Now Photos!




Upcoming Activities and Events Weekly Sample Email to Students

Upcoming Activities & Events

Upcoming Activities & Events is a weekly email during the school year to students with special messages and announcements, plus upcoming events and activities.

Activities & Events editor: Jess Bengtson

Sample Campus Weekly Update e-Newsletter Cover with Roger D. Moe, Chancellor Mary Holz-Clause, Amy Klobuchar during the Library Dedication

Campus Weekly Update

The Crookston Campus Weekly Update is an internal e-newsletter highlighting administrative activities and programs on campus.

Campus Weekly Update editor: Jess Bengtson

UMC Today Daily Email Sample

UMC Today

UMC Today is a daily email during the school year to faculty and staff with special messages and announcements, plus events and activities happening that day.

UMC Today leads: Jess Bengtson & Chris Winjum