Category: News

Morris Foundation Impacts ACE Institute Attendees

Cooperatives, presenters and attendees representing diverse sectors from several countries assembled for the Association of Cooperative Educators (ACE) Symposium in Minneapolis on July 24-26. Among the 103 attendees, 13 students and young professionals were...

Reynolds, Wormwood Join Board

Two cooperative leaders have been named to the Ralph K. Morris Foundation Board. They are Anne Reynolds of Madison, Wisconsin, and Shari Wormwood, of Elk River, Minnesota. Anne Reynolds recently retired as executive director of...

New Leadership Team for Morris Foundation

The Ralph K. Morris Foundation Board has unanimously approved a new leadership team and the addition of two new board members. Longtime cooperative leader William J. Nelson was named chair of the board, taking...

Scholarship Recipient Shares His Story

Elroy Webster Coop Studies Fund scholarship recipient Brent Rempe, shared a letter of gratitude about how this scholarship and two other Cooperative Leadership Fund scholarships have not only supported his education but allowed him to...

First Land and Water Symposium Packs the Hall

A large lecture hall was packed with students, faculty, former faculty and community members for the first Ralph K. Morris Foundation/UW-Stevens Point Land and Water Stewardship Symposium. The event was held in April at...

Keynoter Boehm Leaves Audience With Good Advice

William Boehm’s 2018 Nilsestuen Legacy Event keynote address was enthusiastically welcomed by 150 students and community members at the UW-River Falls Kinnickinnic River Theater this year. The event, seventh of its kind, is sponsored...

Wilson’s Keynote Looks to Cooperative Future

Longtime cooperative leader Doug Wilson focused his keynote remarks at this year’s Cooperative Leadership Symposium on how to keep the cooperative business model relevant in rapidly changing times. Wilson, recently retired chief executive officer...