Timelines and Photos
Skype Meeting Photos with our Partners in Saerbeck, Germany
Morris Model Team Recognized at Minnesota State Fair
Pictured left to right: Kyle Klausing (UMM Alumnus), Troy Goodnough (Director of the UMM Office of Sustainability), Blaine Hill (Morris City Manager), Sophie Bishop (Morris Model Intern), Bill Grant (Deputy Commissioner of Division of Energy Resources), Saskia Zinn (UMM Alumna), Mckenzie Dice (Morris Model Intern), Bryan Herrmann (UMM Vice Chancellor of Finance and Facilities).
Morris Delegates Visit Saerbeck, Germany
Rural Climate Dialogue 2016
Rural Climate Diologue 2016
German Delegation Visit to Morris
Celebration of Morris Model Work
2016 Clean Energy Community Awards Ceremony
UMN Students Visit Partnership City in Saerbeck, Germany
Morris Model Receives Climate Adaptation Award
Morris Model Receives Local Government Innovation Award
Timeline of Morris Model Events
October 9, 2014
April 1-2, 2016
April 13, 2016
April 19, 2016
May 12, 2016
August 28, 2016
October 12-14, 2016
October 5, 2016
November 10, 2016
Delegation from Minnesota attended a German energy conference. Lowell Rasmussen gave presentation on Morris’ renewable energy efforts and visited Saerbeck.
OOS interns present progress and information about Saerbeck-Morris Climate Partnership to other U of M campuses at SELFsustain conference, hosted in Morris
Office of Sustainability interns & Troy Goodnough met with Leah Brink and Director of GO Minnesota via Google Hangout to discuss potential summer cultural exchange opportunities for German students in Morris
Skype with Guido Wallraven about recent successes in both communities
Skype with Morris Model Team members and Mayor Roos in Saerbeck to discuss future educational, cultural, and informational sustainability exchanges between both communities
The Morris Model Team visits the Minnesota State Fair EcoExperience building to be recognized for being a finalist for the Clean Energy Community Award.
German partners Guido Wallraven and Mayor Willfried Roos visit Morris to talk about achievement, plans, and future goals in clean energy, energy conservation, community resilience, climate protection, and of course, cultural exchange and celebration of our efforts.
The Morris Model receives the Clean Energy Community Award from the Minnesota Department of Commerce in the area of Achievement.
Members of the Morris Model, Mayor Sheldon Giese, Blaine Hill, Troy Goodnough, Mckenzie Dice, and Sophie Bishop travel to the Science Museum of Minnesota for the Clean Energy Community Award ceremony.