Social Media Workshop Slated for Wednesday, March 12, 2014, from 9 -11 a.m., in Bede Ballroom at the University of Minnesota Crookston

A social media workshop will take place on Wednesday, March 12 from 9-11 a.m. in Bede 
Ballroom. This training session will be focused on how to design a website with goals in mind, learn what SEO (search engine optimization) is and why it's important, and what social media sites to use for specific businesses. There is a $10 registration fee. Register at

For more information about these workshops, contact Rachel Lundbohm, director, CRES, 218-281-8190 or by visiting the CRES website at 

Today the University of Minnesota, Crookston delivers 29 bachelor's degree programs, 20 minors, and 36 concentrations on campus--as well as 13 degrees online--in the areas of agriculture and natural resources; business; liberal arts and education; and math, science and technology.  With an enrollment of 1,800 undergraduates from more than 20 countries and 40 states, the Crookston campus offers a supportive, close-knit atmosphere that leads to a prestigious University of Minnesota degree.  "Small Campus. Big Degree."  To learn more, visit

Contact: Rachel Lundbohm, director, CRES, 218-281-8190 (; Elizabeth Tollefson, assistant director, communications, 218-281-8432 (