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Floyd Brown who was the Director of Admissions for 30 years at MSUM has died. Bolger Funeral Home is handling the funeral arrangements. Visitation will be this Sunday from 5-7 p.m., and a prayer service will be held Sunday at 7 p.m. at Elam Care Center.
The funeral is Monday at 2:30 p.m. at the Nativity Catholic Church.
Please join in the celebration of Marla Smith’s retirement from MSUM after more than 32 years of service! The open house will be held today in the Comstock Memorial Union room 203 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. If you have questions, please contact Connie Forbord at extension 2068.
Doris Walker-Dalhouse, STL professor emerita, and Victoria Risko, professor emerita at Vanderbilt University and 2012 President of the International Reading Association, wrote a book that was published by Teachers College Press. The title of the book is “Be that Teacher! Breaking the Cycle for Struggling Readers.”
Walker-Dalhouse and Risko will be autographing their book on Thursday, May 1, at the 57th International Reading Association conference in Chicago, Ill.
Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) professor emeritus Yvonne Condell has been named the 2012 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year by the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN). The award recognizes Condell’s noble service as a volunteer of Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union who exemplifies the credit union spirit through dedication to, and belief in, the credit union movement.
She was honored at the April 14 awards banquet as part of the MnCUN’s annual meeting in St. Paul. Read the rest of this entry →
This is a friendly reminder to retired faculty and staff members that live in the FM area or might be back visiting, to join your fellow retired colleagues Friday, Jan. 20th at 10:00 a.m. The location is Comstock Memorial Union Room 101. This is a great opportunity for you to catch up with your colleagues and the happenings of MSUM. Rolls and coffee will be provided the 3rd Friday of each month on campus.
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – A longtime Minnesota State University Moorhead professor has died in a hit-and-run crash here. Ben Lin, 72, was walking from his home to an exercise class Thursday morning when he was struck by an SUV while crossing the street, said Capt. David Verbruggee of the Sunnyvale Public Safety Department.
By: Amy Dalrymple, INFORUM
SUNNYVALE, Calif. – A longtime Minnesota State University Moorhead professor has died in a hit-and-run crash here. Read the rest of this entry →
A retirement reception for Judy Mrosla, Continuing Studies/Customized Education & Training, will be Friday, August 12 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Center for Business Atrium. Please join us as we celebrate her 25 years of service to MSU Moorhead! No formal program is planned, so please stop by to wish her well. Light refreshments will be served.
A retirement reception for Maxine Pianka, Office of the President, will be Tuesday, August 2 from 2-4 p.m. in the Owens Hall atrium. Please join us as we celebrate her 31 years of service to MSU Moorhead! No formal program is planned, so please stop by to wish her well. Light refreshments will be served.
A retirement reception for George Davis, Biosciences, will be Friday, May 6 from 3-4:30 pm in Hagen 104. Please join us as we celebrate his 21 years of service to MSUM and the Regional Science Center.
Please join us for a “farewell gathering” in honor of Jane Gudmundson, Art Gallery Director, Friday, April 29 from 2-3 p.m. in the Center for the Arts 168.
Please join us to celebrate Yvonne Johnson‘s over 30 years of service to the University and its students. Her retirement reception will be held on Tuesday, May 10, from 2 to 4 pm in the ARO, Frick 151.
Judy A. Strong, 69, Moorhead, MN, died Friday, April 15, 2011, in Sanford Health, Fargo, ND.
Judith Ann Strong was born on June 19, 1941, to Philip and Hilda Strong in Cooperstown, New York. She grew up in Van Hornesville, New York, and graduated from high school there as valedictorian. She was involved with 4-H for 11 years, the most they offer. Following her graduation, she attended SUNY in Albany, NY, and graduated in 1963. In 1965, she went to Brandeis University in Boston, Massachusetts, majoring in chemistry. She completed her PhD in physical chemistry 1969. That year, she accepted a position at Moorhead State College in the Chemistry Department.
While at MSUM, Judy was involved with the Minnesota and MSU Science Fairs. In 1985 she was appointed Dean of Natural and Social Sciences. After 10 years, she was appointed Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs. She retired in 2008 after 38 years only to experience her journey with endometrial cancer. Read the rest of this entry →
Please join us in celebrating Ron Duval’s 29 years of service to MSUM. A reception in his honor will be held Wednesday, April 6 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom, section C. Ron’s last day at MSUM will be April 12.
A retirement party for Barb Seiler, Affirmative Action Officer, will be held Thursday, December 2 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in CMU Ballroom 200C. Her last day will be January 7, 2011.
Please join the Physical Plant employees in wishing Jon Heyerman, MSUM Electrician, “farewell and best wishes” as he begins a new chapter in his life. Cake and lemonade will be served on Thursday, October 28 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the maintenance building.
Campus community: You are invited to an open house for Daniel Kirk’s retirement on Thursday, Oct 14 from 2-3:30 p.m. in Owens lobby. He has been MSUM’s vice president for Facilities & Administration. Please come and say good-bye to Dan.
You are invited to an open house for Daniel Kirk’s (vice president, Facilities & Administration) retirement. Please come and say good-bye to Dan on Thursday, Oct 14 from 2-3:30 p.m. in Owens lobby.
After nearly 40 years of service at MSUM, Donna Baumhardt is retiring from the Library. Please join us to send Donna off in style to her new home in Arizona. The retirement party is on Friday, Oct. 15 from 1-3 p.m. in CMU 205. There will be a program at 2 p.m.
You are invited to an open house for Daniel Kirk‘s (vice president, Facilities & Administration) retirement. Please come and say good-bye to Dan on Thursday, Oct 14 from 2-3:30pm in Owens lobby.