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Arne Kildegaard plans to connect the dots around the Center for Small Towns


MORRIS, Minn. - As the new director of the Center for Small Towns, University of Minnesota, Morris professor Arne Kildegaard will spend his time connecting the dots between the Center, the campus and the community.

Kildegaard, an associate professor of economics and management at UMM, was named director in January, taking over for interim director Bart Finzel, who accepted a two-year appointment as interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Dean at UMM.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.