The fourth annual "sUMMer Jazz Experience" for high school musicians takes place on campus on Sunday, June 12, through Wednesday, June 15, beginning at 8 a.m. each day. Featuring artists in residence Jenna McSwain, Dustin Retzlaff, and Marc Widenhofer under the direction of Joe Carucci, Morris assistant professor of music in the areas of jazz, saxophone, and music education, this workshop is for students who already enjoy playing jazz solos or are ready to start learning how to improvise.
Learn more at www.morris.umn.edu/summer/youthjazz/.
Tuesday Morris Area Farmers Market
The Morris Healthy Eating Initiative encourages you to check out the wide selection of fresh produce and homegrown items available Tuesdays, June through September, from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in the Aaron Carlson Parking Lot at 801 Atlantic Avenue.
AHEC Camps to Careers
The Central Minnesota Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Camps to Careers in Healthcare will be held on campus on June 15-17. This brand new program is an exciting opportunity for 2010-2012 high school students (grades 9-12) to explore and prepare for exciting, high-wage, high-demand careers in the health care field.
There is a cost per participant, which includes dorm room, meals, and activities.
Students are required to arrange transportation to and from camp. Find more information at www.mnahec.umn.edu/Central_AHEC/.
Thursday Morris Area Farmers Market
The Morris Healthy Eating Initiative encourages you to check out the wide selection of fresh produce and homegrown items available Thursdays, June through September, from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. in the Aaron Carlson Parking Lot at 801 Atlantic Avenue.