COVID-19 Updates

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Recent Updates:

March 16, 2020
March 16, 4:00pm: UMAC Announces Cancellations in Response to COVID-19
ST. PAUL, Minn.—Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and in consideration of the health and safety of our student-athletes, coaches, staff, and campus communities, the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Council of Presidents and Chancellors…
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March 15, 2020
March 13, 6:00pm: Athletics Update
Once teams return from Spring Break trips in Florida, all athletics operations will be suspended until traditional face-to-face classes resume (earliest April 14). Athletics teams are doing their best to return to campus as quickly…
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March 13, 2020
March 13, 3:30PM: Important Update from the President’s Office
From the President’s Office To members of the Crown College Community We are living in historic and unprecedented times. Today, the Governor of Minnesota declared a state of emergency and the President of the United…
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March 12, 2020
Provost Office: COVID-19 Update
As you know, the news media is broadcasting information surrounding COVID-19, Coronavirus. A Crown College team continues to monitor this situation and the advisories of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World…
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March 12, 2020
March 12, 3:00pm: Provost to SAS Students
Crown College is committed to your safety and well-being over Spring Break. As you travel, please be wise and be safe. Before you leave for Break or while you are making your plans, please check…
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Emergency Management Team

In accordance with recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), Crown College has assembled an emergency management team that meets weekly to track developments and plan accordingly to ensure the safety of our community if the situation changes. Team members include:



  • Bill Kuhn, VP of Student Development
  • Chris Mathews, VP of Academic Affairs
  • Jen Niska, Chief Marketing + Communications Officer
  • Mike Price, VP of Enrollment + Administration
  • Nancy Darbut, Director of Facility Management Services
  • Paul Flagstad, Executive Director of IT
  • Luke Herbert, Men’s Head BB Coach
  • Ezra Johnson, Dean of Students
  • Amy Luesse, Director of Human Resources



Any questions or concerns regarding COVID-19 and Crown College: