background image
News @ Minnesota State University Moorhead

Archive for the ‘Dragon Digest’


MSUM honors Charles Magel

Posted on April 24, 2015

A man who has left a lasting impact on Minnesota State University Moorhead was honored on Thursday.

The university unveiled a plaque in honor of Charles Magel. He founded the school’s philosophy department in 1963. Read the rest of this entry →

Student Sierra Fosness won award at the Annual International Design Awards

Posted on April 24, 2015

Graphic design student Sierra Fosness won a prestigious international design award at the Annual International Design Awards (IDA) earlier this week. Fosness was awarded the First Prize Gold Award in the poster subcategory of the student print competition for her entry, titled “Human Rights Project.” Read the rest of this entry →

Yolanda Lara Arauza presented at the Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting

Posted on April 24, 2015

Yolanda Lara Arauza, Department of History, Languages, Critical Race, and Women’s Studies, presented a paper at the Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting, April 16-20, in St. Louis, Missouri. Arauza’s paper, based on oral history interviews, outlined the experiences of Mexican Americans living in the shadow of the Enemy Alien Internment Camps during World War II. Read the rest of this entry →

Tech Talk – Manage Files & Dates in D2L: Friday at 12:05 p.m. via WebEx

Posted on April 24, 2015

Many times courses are copied from semester to semester. Often files are copied that are no longer needed and dates never seem to line up. Attend this session to learn how to organize files and easily update due dates. Watch the 45 second video! Read the rest of this entry →

Scorch wants you to sign up for the FREE Youth Soccer Clinic & Scorch’s Youth Fun Run – Saturday, April 25

Posted on April 24, 2015

Sign up the kids & the grandkids for the Dragon Youth Soccer Clinic and Scorch’s Youth Fun Run scheduled on Saturday, April 25th at Nemzek Hall!   The events are FREE and registration is required. These events are part of the Dragon Athletics Red & White Celebration. Read the rest of this entry →

Skateland event is April 25

Posted on April 24, 2015

The Dragon Entertainment Group is sponsoring a trip to Skateland in Fargo on Saturday, April 25th. There will be a shuttle bus going back and forth from the CMU to Skateland from 12-5 p.m. You must sign in at the tables in the CMU main lounge for free admission on April 25th. Skates will be provided but you can also bring your own.

There’s still time to register for the Red & White Celebration – Saturday, April 25

Posted on April 24, 2015

There’s still time to register for the Red & White Celebration and Fundraiser on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Courtyard by Marriott!   We have great raffle prizes and an awesome silent auction!   Look for the other post on Dragon Digest for the raffle and silent auction prizes.   Dress attire is casual and it will be a fun night out! Read the rest of this entry →

Win a Fishing Trip, VIP WE Fest Tickets, a Vegas Get-away, an Apple Sport Watch, plus more prizes at the Dragon Athletics Red & White Celebration and Fundraiser – April 25, 2015

Posted on April 24, 2015

You could win one of these great prizes at the Red & White Celebration and Fundraiser sponsored by Dragon Athletics!  There is still time to register for the event which is the 10th annual spring celebration on Saturday, April 25th at the Courtyard by Marriott in Moorhead.   Register at www.msumdragons.com/RedandWhite

Raffles plus silent auction items include a Dragon Lego Table, Chanhassen Dinner Theatre, Canterbury Downs Race Track Package, Golf Package, Boston Concert Tickets, plus many more items will be at the event! Read the rest of this entry →

Open Forum for Susan Zurn April 27

Posted on April 24, 2015

The campus community is invited to attend the Open Forum for Susan Zurn, candidate for the Director of the Career Development Center, on April 27 at 1:15 p.m. in CMU 227. Read the rest of this entry →

Diversity Mapping Project presentation April 27

Posted on April 24, 2015

Monday, April 27 | 1 to 2:30 p.m. OR 3 to 4:30 p.m. | CMU 101  

Rona Halualani, a representative of Halualani & Associates, will be on campus Monday, April 27 to present the findings of a recent Diversity Mapping Project undertaken to identify MSUM’s level of diversity/inclusion achievement. Read the rest of this entry →

Music Fest is May 5

Posted on April 24, 2015

Do you know that AJR’s hit single, “I’m Ready,” was featured in the trailer for the upcoming movie, “Trainwreck,” featuring Amy Schumer and Bill Hader. You can hear this song and many others at 1711 Music Fest on May 5th from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the Nemzek football field.

MSUM employees/alumni, please join group photo May 6

Posted on April 24, 2015

On Study Day, May 6, 2015, at 9 a.m., join fellow MSUM alumni who are also MSUM employees as they gather near the front gates to take a picture for the upcoming issue of the Moorhead Magazine. If you are an employee of MSUM and also graduated from here, wear Dragon gear and join us for the group photo!

Last monthly movie showing for the year is May 6

Posted on April 24, 2015

Last monthly movie for the year! St. Vincent will be showing on study day, May 6th, at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. in Langseth 104. Sponsored by the Dragon Entertainment Group.

Alumni – boards, awards & volunteers

Posted on April 24, 2015

Departments across campus are important to students’ connection to MSUM long after graduation.  If you recognize alumni with awards or utilize alumni on advisory boards, mentors, speakers or as volunteers, we want to know! Before the school year ends, please share alumni names, capacity engaged, dates and contact information (especially email addresses) with Gina at alumni@mnstate.edu
Your updates are valuable in showcasing MSUM relationships, assessing alumni interests and maximizing engagement.

Rinita Dalan presented at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Meeting

Posted on April 23, 2015

Rinita Dalan, Anthropology and Earth Science, presented a paper at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Meeting, April 15-19, in San Francisco, California. Her paper was part of an invited symposium, “A Twenty-year Retrospective of Sponsored Research for Archaeological Innovation” sponsored by the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT). Read the rest of this entry →

Annual Dragon Pride Awards Ceremony was held last night

Posted on April 23, 2015

On Wednesday, April 22, the Student Organization Advisory Committee (SOAC) held their Annual Dragon Pride Awards Ceremony where 13 different awards were given to students, student organizations, and an organization advisor. The following awards were presented: Read the rest of this entry →

Peter Geib presented at the Midwest Business Administration Association Conference

Posted on April 23, 2015

Peter Geib, Paseka School of Business, co-authored and presented a paper at the Midwest Business Administration Association Conference.  The title of the paper is “Trade Issues in the Pacific.”

Steve Fox named Assistant Director of Leadership and Organizations

Posted on April 23, 2015

The Student Union & Activities is excited to announce the result of the search for an Assistant Director of Leadership and Organizations. Steve Fox, who has been serving as an interim in the role, accepted the position. We are excited to have Steve continue his excellent service to the MSUM Campus Community. Please join us in congratulating Steve and supporting him in the many ways he contributes to MSUM. Read the rest of this entry →

Open forum for provost candidate Ralph Townsend today

Posted on April 23, 2015

Join us for the open forum for provost candidate Ralph Townsend Thursday, April 23 at 2:30 p.m. in the Center for Business 109. Read the rest of this entry →

Woodlawn Park Clean-up and Barbecue today at 3 p.m.

Posted on April 23, 2015

Thursday, April 23 at 3 p.m. in Woodlawn Park (5th Ave and 4th Street Moorhead), start the clean up and then end with grub! Please join the Office of Campus Sustainability, Green Dragons, and Sustainable Students Association in litter pick up at Woodlawn Park and a barbecue to follow!

  • Navigation

  • Categories

  • Subscriptions

  • RSS Feeds

  • Archives

↑ Top