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Jim Gremmels worked the letterpress at the Prairie Gate Press office in 2004. Gremmels began working with the press after a student taught him about the art and craft of printing. Gremmels was one of the University of Minnesota, Morris' original 13 faculty members and he was the university's first head basketball coach.

UMM loses 'Renaissance Man'

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

The term "Renaissance Man" gets thrown around a lot, most times with little merit. Jim Gremmels is one who truly deserves to be remembered as a man of diverse interests and talents.


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