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  • Scholarship luncheon honors student achievements

    October 29, 2014

    The Alumni Foundation and Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship host the third annual Scholarship Luncheon Friday, Nov. 7 in the CMU Ballroom. The scholarship luncheon celebrates the achievements of...

  • Dragon Pride: Head athletic trainer Andy Scott receives national award

    October 29, 2014

    Long-time Minnesota State University Moorhead head athletic trainer Andrea “Andy” Scott was named the Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Division II by the National Athletic Trainers Association (N...

  • Charting the Future input still sought

    October 29, 2014

    Yesterday’s Charting the Future Gallery walk was attended by more than 125 faculty, staff and students.  If you attended and would like to offer additional feedback to the implementation teams, you ma...

  • Women’s and Gender Studies Students Have a Big Presence at the 2014 Red River Women’s Studies Conference

    October 29, 2014

    Women’s and Gender Studies Students Have a Big Presence at the 2014 Red River Women’s Studies Conference held at NDSU, October 24, 2014. Four WGS students presented their research in a panel titled...

  • MSUM Rock Climbing Club Reaches New Heights

    October 29, 2014

    Six of 17 MSUM rock climbing club members who competed at NDSU's annual "Fall Crawl" Climbing competition placed in the top 3 of their respective categories. Kate Sullivan- 1st place women's begi...

  • The next generation of artists, from college to career

    October 29, 2014

    Art School 3.0: An Artful Happy Hour Free and open to the public On Nov. 4 at 6 p.m., Plains Art Museum’s CEO Colleen Sheehy will host a lively and candid conversation on what it takes to pursu...

  • MSUM Homecoming Board currently seeking applicants for five positions

    October 29, 2014

    If you’re a leader with Dragon Pride who is looking for a way to get more involved on campus, then we’ve got an excellent opportunity for you! The MSUM Homecoming Board is currently seeking applican...

  • Men's Panel: Defining Healthy Masculinity

    October 29, 2014

    CMU 101 7:30-8:30pm Come join Dragon Entertainment Group, and male faculty, staff and alumni, for an evening of food and healthy masculinity. The Men's Panel will be an open discussion on current ...

  • Intramural Winter Session registration deadline is November 5th

    October 29, 2014

    4×4 Volleyball – Monday/Wednesday 5×5 Basketball – Mens/Womens on Sunday/Tuesday; CoRec on Wednesday 4×4 Indoor Flag Football – Sunday 5×5 Indoor Soccer – Tuesday Singles Badminton – Monday Ice H...

  • Spanish Club hosting a free movie with free popcorn

    October 29, 2014

    Join us in viewing the movie ¡ATRACO! (Hold Up!) produced in Argentina in 2012. In 1950s Spain, a group of Argentinians loyal to the deposed president Peron plan a robbery to recover the jewels that...

  • Nominations for Dragon Pride Awards must be made by Oct. 31

    October 29, 2014

    It will take you 5 minutes to nominate a student leader, a student organization, or a student organization advisor for a Dragon Pride Award. You could make someone's day. Nominate online by Octob...

  • Attend today's Charting the Future Gallery Walk

    October 28, 2014

    Charting the Future (CTF) implementation teams in the areas of Student Success, Diversity, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions, and System Incentives & Rewards have spent the past several months res...

  • MSUM's Sannes chairs Annual NACADA conference

    October 28, 2014

    Amy Sannes, director of MSUM’s Academic Support Center, recently chaired the annual conference for NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising. This year’s annual event was held Oct. 8-11 i...

  • Information Technology performing system updates this Wednesday

    October 28, 2014

    Information Technology will be performing system updates this Wednesday, October 29th from 5am - 7am. There could be slight interruption in servers during the updates. If you have any questions and/...

  • Housing and Residential Life asking for help with First Annual Trunk or Treat

    October 28, 2014

    This year for Halloween, Housing and Residential Life is working on a new idea for Trick or Treating! We are asking for your help in our First Annual Trunk or Treat! What is Trunk or Treat you ask? ...

  • Students invited to visit with President Blackhurst

    October 28, 2014

    President Blackhurst invites students to visit with her during her student office hours on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 2-4 p.m. in OW203....

  • Intramural Winter Session is now open for registration

    October 28, 2014

    Intramural Winter Session is now open for registration! 4x4 Volleyball - Monday/Wednesday 5x5 Basketball - Mens/Womens on Sunday/Tuesday; CoRec on Wednesday 4x4 Indoor Flag Football - Sunday 5x5...

  • School of Communication and Journalism: Registration for old departments now held under COMM

    October 28, 2014

    Recently, the Mass Communications and Communication Studies department have come together under one department named ‘The School of Communication and Journalism’. Registration for old departments wi...

  • Are you thinking about grad school? Kaplan Test Prep will be here October 29!

    October 28, 2014

    Be sure to stop by the Kaplan table on Wednesday, October 29th from 12pm to 4pm in Langseth Hall atrium. Mike Gentilli, our Kaplan Rep here at MSUM, will be in the atrium of the science building ans...

  • Student Senate hosting second ad-hoc topical/town hall meeting on Charting the Future

    October 28, 2014

    Mark your calendars - Wednesday, October 29th, at 6:00 PM in room 103 in the library. The Student Senate will be having our second ad-hoc topical/town hall meeting on Charting the Future. If you ...

  • Ellen Brisch and student Evangeline Holley attended and presented at the 23rd Annual Developmental Biology Symposium

    October 27, 2014

    Biosciences faculty member Ellen Brisch and student Evangeline Holley attended the 23rd Annual Developmental Biology Symposium at the University of Minnesota Monday October 20.  Evangeline presented h...

  • MSUM’s Cinethusiasts Film Club hosts a screening of the silent horror classic Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Oct. 30

    October 27, 2014

    MSUM’s Cinethusiasts Film Club hosts a screening of the silent horror classic Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde on Thursday, Oct. 30th in Glasrud Auditorium (Weld Hall) on the MSUM campus. The film will be ac...

  • MSUM Dining Services welcomes Sodexo chef Sarjit Singh to campus as part of the 2014 Global Chef Program

    October 27, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead Dining Services welcomes Sodexo chef Sarjit Singh to Minnesota State University Moorhead as part of the 2014 Global Chef Program. The Global Chef Program is a mon...

  • Career Development Center inviting employers to visit with students Monday through Wednesday

    October 27, 2014

    In order to help students for the November 5, 2014 Career and Internship Fair, the Career Development Center is inviting employers come into their office (Flora Frick 151) for students to network, g...

  • Hocus Focus (Oct. 31st 9-4PM in Flora Frick 151)

    October 27, 2014

    The Career Development Center is having a day dedicated for students to come to learn about and take the FOCUS2 inventories. The FOCUS2 is a free web-based tool you can use to help explore college ma...

  • MSUM’s Black Student Union will be hosting their Kick-off event on Wednesday, October 29th at 7:30pm in CMU 101

    October 27, 2014

    Come and enjoy FREE pizza and prizes as we eat and discuss. We will be going over our goals as a union, the bigger picture we are a part of, and what YOU can do to be involved with making black cult...

  • Last week to enter to win a $250 Visa Gift Card

    October 27, 2014

    This is the last week to enter for your chance to win a $250 Visa Gift Card from MSUM Dining Services at Union City Café. Click here for more information....

  • MSUSA and MSUM Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid hosting panel info session about two scholarship programs Oct. 28 Posted on October 24, 2014

    October 27, 2014

    Minnesota State University Student Association (MSUSA) and MSUM Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid is hosting a panel info session about two scholarship programs: 1)Honors Apprenticeship 2)...

  • This week's daily specials at the Dragon Café and Union Express

    October 27, 2014

    Click here to view this week's daily specials at the Dragon Café and Union Express. Limited Time Offer: Sliced Turkey & Ricotta Cheese Sandwich - $6 (Available only at the Dragon Café October ...

  • MSUM Hosts 9th Undergraduate Research in the Molecular Sciences Meeting

    October 24, 2014

    The 9th Undergraduate Research in the Molecular Sciences (URMS9) meeting was held on the MSUM campus October 3 and 4, 2014. The meeting included 110 participants from 11 colleges and universities. U...

  • MSUSA and MSUM Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid hosting panel info session about two scholarship programs Oct. 28

    October 24, 2014

    Minnesota State University Student Association (MSUSA) and MSUM Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid is hosting a panel info session about two scholarship programs: 1)Honors Apprenticeship 2)...

  • In five minutes, you could make someone's day

    October 24, 2014

    It will take you 5 minutes to nominate a student leader, a student organization, or a student organization advisor for a Dragon Pride Award. You could make someone's day. Nominate online by Octob...

  • Register for the MSUM Internship & Career Fair

    October 24, 2014

    If you are looking for an internship or post-graduation job, be sure to register for the MSUM Internship & Career Fair on Weds, Nov. 5 from 11-3 PM in the CMU! Over 55 employers will be on si...

  • Lisa Stewart, School Psychology, presents to Title I teachers at ND statewide conference

    October 23, 2014

    Dr. Lisa Stewart presented two sessions at the ND Department of Public Instruction Fall Conference October 8-10, 2014 in Bismarck. Her sessions were titled "Using iPad Apps in Interventions" and "St...

  • Volunteers Needed: Trick-o-Canning to gather food for Fill the Dome

    October 23, 2014

    Come do your part and show Moorhead what #DragonPride is all about! MSUM Student Organizations are helping to organize a campus wide Trick-o-Canning event on Friday, October 31! Any students, staf...

  • MnSCU Strategic Planning Team (Charting the Future) hosting a Student Success Focus Group Luncheon

    October 23, 2014

    The MnSCU Strategic Planning Team (Charting the Future) is coming to our campus on Tuesday, October 28. They are hosting a Student Success Focus Group Luncheon to understand student experiences rela...

  • Office of Campus Sustainability proud to host Bethany Wenkels of Move Minnesota

    October 23, 2014

    November 18th, 2014 12-1 p.m. Library 124 (Faculty Development Center multipurpose room) Lunch will be served, so please RSVP All students and staff are welcome to attend! The Office ...

  • Eurospring applications due Nov. 7

    October 23, 2014

    Applications for Eurospring are due November 7. Apply now in BR 249! Contact Janet with any questions (haak@mnstate.edu)....

  • Nepal Night 2014 set for Oct. 25

    October 23, 2014

    Nepal Night 2014 is being organized on 25th of October, this Saturday from 5 PM- 9:30 PM. The cultural event takes you on a journey to Nepal. This year's theme is "Chinari" translated "Identity" in ...

  • Communication course subjects have changed

    October 23, 2014

    The School of Communication and Journalism would like to remind students as registration begins that communication course subjects have changed. The Mass Communication subject MC and Communication S...

  • Scholarship Info Session: You are invited!

    October 23, 2014

    Minnesota State University Student Association (MSUSA) and MSUM Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid is hosting a panel info session about two scholarship programs: 1)Honors Apprenticeship 2)...

  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion partnering with Disability Resource Center to screen "A Beautiful Mind" Oct. 28

    October 23, 2014

    In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion is partnering with the Disability Resource Center to screen A Beautiful Mind, Tuesday, October 28 at...

  • Join Ben Lien today in the CMU lobby

    October 23, 2014

    The Inter Faculty Organization has invited Moorhead's State Representative Ben Lien to talk to students in the CMU lobby. Ben Lien has represented Moorhead for 2 years in the state legislature and h...

  • Dragon Pride awards given each month

    October 23, 2014

    Did you know we give out Dragon Pride Awards each month? You could recognize a student leader, a student organization, or a student advisor for how they contribute to MSUM. In the 5 minutes it ta...

  • Glow in the Dark Turbo Kick event Oct. 28

    October 23, 2014

    Glow in the Dark Turbo Kick at the Wellness Center Tuesday Oct 28th at 7:15pm. ...

  • Linnae Simons selected to participate in the Katie Williams CARE Fellowship as a student representative

    October 22, 2014

    MSUM’s Early Childhood Education Team is proud to announce the selection of Linnae Simons to the Katie Williams CARE Fellowship as a student representative. Linnae is currently in our EECE Senior Bloc...

  • Community Conversation about Sexual Assault held Oct. 23

    October 22, 2014

    On Thursday, October 23rd at 7 p.m., there will be an opportunity for students, faculty and community members to discuss the pervasive issue of sexual assault and intimate violence. The Community Co...

  • Are you thinking about grad school? Kaplan Test Prep will be on campus next week!

    October 22, 2014

    Be sure to stop by the Kaplan table next Wednesday, October 29th from 12pm to 4pm in Langseth Hall atrium. Mike Gentilli, our Kaplan Rep here at MSUM, will be in the atrium of the science building a...

  • Prepare for the Fair Week

    October 22, 2014

    In order to help students for the November 5, 2014 Career and Internship Fair, the Career Development Center is inviting employers come into their office (Flora Frick 151) for students to network, g...

  • On the fence about attending the Julie Fowlis concert Thursday? Watch this video

    October 22, 2014

    Are you on the fence about attending the Julie Fowlis concert Thursday? Watch this. It’s like a mini-vacation to Scotland. Get your ticket before all the good ones are gone! Get your ticket at mnstate...

  • Dr. Ted Gracyk, Philosophy, to present colloquium on “What Is Popular Music?” Nov. 12

    October 22, 2014

    Dr. Ted Gracyk, Philosophy, is going to present his colloquium with the topic “What Is Popular Music?” in MacLean Hall 273, Wednesday November 12 at 4:30 pm. His talk will make the third meeting of ...

  • Get Your Season Tickets for Dragon Basketball!

    October 22, 2014

    Join the 2014-15 Dragon Fire Booster Club and receive season tickets to all home Dragon Athletic events.   MSUM Employees can join via payroll deduction. To renew or join Dragon Fire, sign-up onlin...

  • College for Kids is seeking proposals for new course ideas for Summer 2015

    October 22, 2014

    College for Kids is looking to expand class selections for participants, and get more MSUM students involved as Instructors or Assistants. This past summer CFK offered a record 50 courses, with full...

  • New hands-on art class available for non-art majors

    October 22, 2014

    Students and advisors, There is a new hands-on art class for non-art majors spring semester 2015! Art 311 Pottery fulfills humanities LASC goal #6. This course will cover hand building techniques a...

  • MSUSA accepting Penny Program Applications until November 1

    October 22, 2014

    Are you a Community Service or Public Service Bug? This semester, your friendly state-wide student organization "Minnesota State University Student Association" (MSUSA)is accepting its Penny Prog...

  • Watch the "Life of a Dragon" video

    October 21, 2014

    Caleb Stumpfl interviewed three fellow MSUM students on the different paths they've taken as Dragons and the support and encouragement they have received along the way. What will your story be? Vie...

  • ASU presents African Night 2014 on Saturday, Nov. 1

    October 21, 2014

    The African Student Union, ASU, presents African Night 2014 at MSU Moorhead. This event is scheduled for Saturday, November 1st 2014 at the CMU Ballroom. The ASU E-board cordially invites all facult...

  • It's Member Appreciation week at Affinity Plus

    October 21, 2014

    It's Member Appreciation week at Affinity Plus this week. As a member of Affinity Plus you can enjoy Treats daily, Come grab an Affinity Plus notepad, Register to win an Affinity Plus Chair in a Bag...

  • The Office of Campus Sustainability is looking for your help in assessing the commuting habits for MSUM students and staff

    October 21, 2014

    The Office of Campus Sustainability is looking for your help in assessing the commuting habits for MSUM students and staff. We have a short survey of 11 questions for you, and we encourage you to gi...

  • Course in Tourism Marketing will be offered spring semester, 2015

    October 21, 2014

    A course in Tourism Marketing will be offered Spring semester, 2015.  MKTG 390, a 3 credit course, is being offered Monday and Wednesday from 5:00 pm to 6:15 pm.  The instructor is Lixin YU, a visi...

  • Eat lunch and practice Spanish during lunch every Friday

    October 21, 2014

    EAT LUNCH and PRACTICE SPANISH at MSUM’s ¡MESA ESPAÑOLA! Spanish Table! Whether you are already a learner or would like to become one, don’t miss this weekly opportunity to share your love of Spanis...

  • Stop over at Caribou Coffee for $1 off all specialty drinks, now through Oct. 31

    October 21, 2014

    Stop over at Caribou Coffee for $1 off all specialty drinks now through October 31st as part of Customer Appreciation Days. Visit our Offers & Promotions page on our website for more specials....

  • Sexual Violence Task Force Named

    October 20, 2014

    All members of the President’s Task Force on Sexual Violence Prevention have been named and the group is beginning its work. The Task Force will make recommendations to President Blackhurst about h...

  • MSUM's Fuego Tropical Partners with The Learning Bank to Present Children's Concerts this Week

    October 20, 2014

    MSUM's Fuego Tropical has been asked to partner with The Learning Bank, a non-profit collaboration between the West Fargo, Fargo, and Moorhead School Districts that provides a one-of-a-kind performi...

  • Religious Studies Speaker Series

    October 20, 2014

    Dr. Annette Morrow, History, will present "Baptism as Transformation: the Curious Case of Christianity and Isis" as part of the Religious Studies Speaker Series on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. in Lang...

  • Housing and Residential Life working on new idea for Trick or Treating

    October 20, 2014

    This year for Halloween, Housing and Residential Life is working on a new idea for Trick or Treating! We are asking for your help in our First Annual Trunk or Treat! What is Trunk or Treat you ask? ...

  • Bystander Intervention Training this Wednesday

    October 20, 2014

    Bystander Intervention Training Wednesday, October 22nd 5:00 pm CMU 101 Become empowered. Participate in training to learn to intervene in bullying, discrimination and sexual assault. Questions:...

  • Live music performance by Dylan Boehmer & Andrew Nelson tomorrow night

    October 20, 2014

    Kise Commons will be featuring a live music performance by Dylan Boehmer & Andrew Nelson tomorrow night (October 21st) from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m....

  • Author, Alumnus KC Hanson to Read Here Oct. 21

    October 20, 2014

    Rachel Baker Award winner for Creative Writing. K.C. Hanson, winner of the Rachel Baker Award for Creative Writing, will read from his work at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21 in the library porch on t...

  • You could win a $250 Visa gift card from MSUM Dining Services

    October 20, 2014

    Get lunch from any location in Union City & you could win a $250 Visa gift card from MSUM Dining Services. Click here for more information....

  • This week's daily specials and limited-time offers at the Dragon Café and Union Express

    October 20, 2014

    Click here to view this week's daily specials at the Dragon Café and Union Express. Limited Time Offer: Sliced Turkey & Ricotta Cheese Sandwich - $6 (Available only at the Dragon Café October ...

  • Halloween Night for kids Oct. 25

    October 17, 2014

    Halloween Night for kids! Saturday October 25th from 5-8 pm in the Langseth Auditorium! Free for the experiments and demos and treats. There will be a planetarium show $5 for adults and $2.50 for tr...

  • MSUM Rock Climbing Club training for NDSU competition

    October 17, 2014

    The MSUM Rock Climbing Club is in its second semester of operation and set to participate in its fifth competition. Sixteen active club members are signed up and training to compete in the 8th annua...

  • From floating CDs to acoustics: Student presentations in seminar

    October 16, 2014

    Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series presents: Friday, October 17 3:00pm 325 Hagen Hall Speakers: Tyle Meehleib, Adam Hanson, Zachary Deschene, Jared Saunders Summary: Students will prese...

  • Dragons AfterDark and Intramurals hosting outdoor game night this Friday

    October 16, 2014

    Dragons AfterDark and Intramurals will be hosting an outdoor game night this Friday in the Campus Mall! We will be playing: -Ghosts in the Graveyard -Glow in the dark frisbee -Glow in the dark latt...

  • Register for the Tri College Career X event

    October 16, 2014

    Register for the Tri College Career X event now, before space runs out! Learn about topics such as resumes, interviewing, networking, following your passion, and more, direct from employers from the...

  • Dragon Madness set for Oct. 21 from 7-8 p.m.

    October 16, 2014

    The MSUM Athletics Department is excited to announce it's annual Dragon Madness event on Tuesday, October 21 from 7-8pm in Nemzek Fieldhouse. The event is a fun-filled kick-off to the 2014-15 Dragon...

  • Visit with representatives from Discovery Benefits in the Career Development Center this Friday

    October 16, 2014

    Representatives from Discovery Benefits will be in the Career Development Center on Friday, Oct. 17, to talk with you about career opportunities and give you job search advice! Watch for the cookies...

  • Bystander Intervention Training to be held October 22

    October 16, 2014

    Bystander Intervention Training to be held on Wednesday, October 22nd at 5:00 pm in CMU 101. Become empowered! Participate in applied training to learn to intervene in situations such as bullying,...

  • Kick off to the Feminist Community Book Group read tonight

    October 16, 2014

    Join Women's and Gender Studies for the kick off to the Feminist Community Book Group read - Roxanne Gay's "Bad Feminist" Thursday October 16th from 6:30-8:00pm in the Women's Center (154 Bridges). ...

  • Children’s picture book sale Nov. 5 & 6

    October 16, 2014

    Stop by the tables in the Student Union on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Thursday, Nov. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the annual children’s picture book sale sponsored by Livingston ...

  • Begin Your Discovery at MSUM

    October 16, 2014

    Campus Preview Days: October 16, 17 and 18 | Register today at mnstate.edu/visit Discover everything MSU Moorhead has to offer..small class sizes (an average of just 23!); courses taught by real pr...

  • Free Eclipse Viewing at MSUM

    October 15, 2014

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead Department of Physics and Astronomy, in cooperation with the F-M Astronomy Club, will be providing an opportunity for the public to safely view a solar eclipse ...

  • BA & BFA Exhibition no. 1 Thursday

    October 15, 2014

    The School of Visual Arts at Minnesota State University Moorhead invites the public to the reception for the Fall Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition no. 1 on Thursday, October 16 ...

  • You could win a $250 Visa gift card from MSUM Dining Services

    October 15, 2014

    Get lunch from any location in Union City & you could win a $250 Visa gift card from MSUM Dining Services. Click here for more information....

  • This week's daily specials at the Dragon Café and Union Express

    October 15, 2014

    Click here to view this week's daily specials at the Dragon Café and Union Express. Limited Time Offer: Grilled Lemon Chicken & Feta Pita - $6 (Available only at the Dragon Café October 6th – ...

  • 2014-15 Go Pink Scholarship Applications Available!

    October 14, 2014

    Applications for the MSUM Go Pink Scholarship are due on Dec. 5, 2014.  The scholarship is awarded to a student-athlete and a non-student-athlete who have been directly affected by cancer. Award amoun...

  • MSUM Advertising Club invites students interested in design, creativity, marketing and innovation to Pro-Am Day

    October 14, 2014

    MSUM Advertising Club wants to invite any students interested in design, creativity, marketing and innovation to Pro-Am Day! It's time for The American Advertising Federation of North Dakota's ann...

  • Dragon Café & Union City Café closed for Fall Breather

    October 14, 2014

    Dragon Café & Union City Café will be closed on Monday, October 13th and Tuesday, October 14th for Fall Breather. Please plan accordingly. For complete Fall Breather Dining Hours, please click h...

  • Growing opportunity: New Fargo classes to teach women skills for high-paying development jobs

    October 13, 2014

    Alexandra Fogarty, Graphic Communications and Interactive Media instructor, is teaching at a new local chapter of Girl Develop It, an organization whose mission is to empower and mentor women looking ...

  • Wellness Center Group Exercise Updates

    October 13, 2014

    No group exercise classes Oct 11-14th due to fall breather. Check out our revised group exercise schedule that will start on Wed Oct 15th. As always, please go to our Facebook page for up to the min...

  • Subs & Sweets and C-Store featuring delicious meal specials

    October 13, 2014

    Subs & Sweets will be offering a 4 Cheese Panini (Swiss, Provolone, Cheddar & Pepperjack) Sandwich Meal Combo for only $6.59. Combo includes tomato soup and 20 oz fountain beverage. Availabl...

  • The StarID transition is set for Sunday, October 12

    October 10, 2014

    Dragons, StarID replaces DragonNet on October 12. If you haven't activated yours yet, do so today! StarID will be the only way to log onto computers, D2L, eServices, and many more applications. Don...

  • Students encouraged to pre-register to vote

    October 10, 2014

    A number of legislative decisions affect students, so it is crucial that we are civically engaged. And, “Voting is as easy (and as important) as eating, sleeping and studying.” Minnesota State Un...

  • International Student Services (ISS) proud to host the second International Café October 9

    October 10, 2014

    International Student Services (ISS) is proud to host the second International Café on Thursday, October 9th at CMU Main Lounge from 3-5pm. Join us for free snacks and learn about Canada, Ethiopia, ...

  • Career Opportunities in the Motion Control Industry today

    October 10, 2014

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Career Opportunities in the Motion Control Industry By: Richard Lukanen, Jr., Principal Engineer of Research and Development at Douglas Machin...

  • Copy2Print closed Monday, October 13

    October 10, 2014

    Copy2Print will be closed on Monday, October 13th to attend the Staff Development Day and Tuesday October 14th for Fall Breather Day. Please plan accordingly....

  • Internships and Impressions

    October 9, 2014

    Student involvement leads to jobs post-graduation By Danielle Rebel | Marketing Intern Many graduates and students agree classroom learning can only take you so far. In order to get the job of you...

  • Voter Pre-Registration Deadline is October 14

    October 9, 2014

    A number of legislative decisions affect students, so it is crucial that we are civically engaged. And, "Voting is as easy (and as important) as eating, sleeping and studying." Minnesota State Un...

  • Discussion takes go-slow approach to expanding Tri-College University system

    October 9, 2014

    By: Josh Francis , Prairie Business Magazine FARGO, N.D. – The Tri-College University system and its three members will begin discussions Wednesday with two area community colleges to poss...

  • Welcome our Preview Day Guests!

    October 9, 2014

    The MSUM Office of Undergraduate Admissions will welcome over 200 prospective students and their guests for our Preview Days Thursday, October 16th - Saturday, October 18th. During the Preview Day, pr...

  • Learn more about the 2014 Government and Nonprofit Career Fair

    October 9, 2014

    2014 Government and Nonprofit Career Fair is coming on October 24. Visit with representatives from a variety of government branches and nonprofit organizations! The fair will be held from 10AM to 3P...

  • WGS-sponsored Feminist Community Book Group will discuss "Bad Feminist" Oct. 16

    October 9, 2014

    WGS Sponsored Feminist Community Book Group will discuss "Bad Feminist" by Roxanne Gay Thursday October 16th, 6:30-8:00pm in the Women's Center (Bridges 154). The group is open to anyone who has rea...

  • Final day of plant sale today

    October 9, 2014

    There will be some new plants today!  Visit the Langseth Hall Atrium Thursday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to stock up on some wonderful plants for your office, home or dorm room. Plants range in price...

  • MSUSA: Apply for Scholarship and Fellowship by November 1

    October 9, 2014

    Minnesota State University Student Association's (MSUSA) Penny Scholarship and Fellowship Program offers $1500, $2500, and $5000 awards for commitment to community service, for public service intern...

  • Fall Breather IT Helpdesk Hours

    October 9, 2014

    Fall Breather IT Helpdesk Hours: Saturday October 11th: CLOSED Sunday October 12th: 1:00pm – 9:00pm Monday October 13th: 8:00am-4:15pm Tuesday October 14th: 8:00am-9:00pm Location: Livingston L...

  • "Is fracking a feminist issue?" Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium Presentation Friday, Oct. 10

    October 8, 2014

    Please join us for "Is fracking a feminist issue?" Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium Presentation Friday October 10th from 12:00-1:00pm in the Women's Center (154 Bridges). Dr. Claudia Murphey (...

  • Union City Café featuring 6 oz. Beef Sirloin meal for only $7.99 today

    October 8, 2014

    Today from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Union City Café will be featuring a 6 oz Beef Sirloin meal for only $7.99 (while supplies last). Meal includes: Marinated 6 oz Beef Sirloin Garlic Mashed Potatoes Gl...

  • Freshman Music Industry major to tour Europe next summer for the Northern Ambassador European Music Tour

    October 7, 2014

    Freshman Music Industry student Michael Eback Gant was nominated for the Northern Ambassador European Music Tour for the summer of 2015. Gant, a bass vocalist, will tour England, France, Switzerland, ...

  • Author Heather A. Slomski to read at MSUM Oct. 7

    October 7, 2014

    Short Fiction Award Winner for “The Lovers Set Down Their Spoons” Heather A. Slomski, the winner of the 2014 Iowa Short Fiction Award for her debut story collection The Lovers Set Down Their Spoons...

  • ‘Brave’ singer comes to MSUM’s Hansen Theatre

    October 7, 2014

    Julie Fowlis and her Scottish band perform Gaelic music Julie Fowlis sang the hit song “Touch the Sky” for the blockbuster 3-D Disney hit Brave a few years ago. It’s an inspiring, beautiful song, b...

  • Help promote nonpartisan voter registration and turn-out for General Election

    October 7, 2014

    The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State requests your support this October to promote nonpartisan voter registration and turn-out to your school’s students, faculty and staff during this import...

  • Dr. Laura Odom, Philosophy, to present colloquium Oct. 15

    October 7, 2014

    Dr. Laura Odom, Philosophy, is going to present her colloquium "The Multiple-Realizability Question for So-called Psychogenic Disorders" in MacLean Hall 273, Wednesday, October 15 at 4:30 pm. Her co...

  • Fall Plant Sale is quickly approaching

    October 7, 2014

    This week Tri-Beta will hold its annual Fall Plant Sale. Visit the Langseth Hall Atrium Wednesday and Thursday between 9am and 4pm to stock up on some wonderful plants for your office, home or dorm ...

  • "Coming Out Week" events

    October 7, 2014

    There are several events this week in celebration of "Coming Out Week" here at MSUM. Tuesday: LBGTQIA Sexuality Informational Panel in CMU 200A at 4pm. Wednesday: Espresso Yourself Open Mic in...

  • First-week winners of WALKTOBER announced

    October 7, 2014

    SHOUT OUT to our first week winners for WALKTOBER: Haruka Onoda Sarah Kiehl Baylyn Riviere Congrats! Stop by Hendrix to pick up your camelbak's. Don't forget your ID!...

  • SoMAD’s Film Program has big weekend at SD Film Fest

    October 6, 2014

    The School of Media Arts & Design played a major role at this year’s South Dakota Film Festival. Last weekend SoMAD faculty including Kyja Kristjansson-Nelson, Don Clark and Tom Brandau accompani...

  • Informational meeting about spring semester field course TROPICAL FIELD BIOLOGY held this Wednesday

    October 6, 2014

    An informational meeting about the spring semester field course TROPICAL FIELD BIOLOGY (Biol 335, LASC 10) will be held on Wed Oct 8 in Langseth Hall 103 at 4 pm. There will be a brief presentation ...

  • Kise Commons showing MSUM student, alumni, and faculty films Oct. 7

    October 6, 2014

    Kise Commons will be showing MSUM student, alumni, and faculty films that were featured in this year's South Dakota Film Festival tomorrow evening (October 7th) during dinner from 5 - 7:30 p.m....

  • Get your flu vaccine -- no appointment necessary

    October 6, 2014

    Hey Dragons, our stock of flu vaccine has arrived and we are all ready to get this vaccine to you conveniently and effectively! Remember, Flu shots are very important to prepare you for a Minnesota...

  • Union City Café featuring a 6 oz. Beef Sirloin meal this Wednesday

    October 6, 2014

    Union City Café will be featuring a 6 oz Beef Sirloin meal this Wednesday, October 8th from 11-2pm for only $7.99 (while supplies last). Meal includes: Marinated 6 oz Beef Sirloin Garlic Mashed ...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for October 6 – 10

    October 6, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for October 6th – 10th available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, October 6th Meat Marinara Pasta - $5 Tuesday, October...

  • NEW Leadership Institute receives Bush grant

    October 3, 2014

    Tri-College National Education for Women’s (NEW) Leadership Development Institute, coordinated by Dr. Deborah White, MSUM Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, has been awarded a two-year, $40...

  • MSUM Dining $250 Visa gift card giveaway

    October 3, 2014

    Take part in MSUM Dining's $250 Visa gift card giveaway. How to enter: Spend $5 (before taxes) or more at any of our Union City Café locations between 10/2/14 and 10/31/14 (Locations include Piz...

  • Art Boom: The Tri-College Art Faculty Show opens Oct. 9 at Plains Art Museum

    October 3, 2014

    Plains Art Museum spotlights the 24 full-time studio art instructors at Concordia College, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and North Dakota State University in Art Boom: The Tri-College Art Facul...

  • Student volunteer opportunities

    October 3, 2014

    Sock Hop Kick Off Sock Hop Kick Off Event on Oct 5th from 3-5 p.m. In need of 10-16 volunteer to man stations the girls will participate in such as the limbo contest and photo booth. contact Jen...

  • Pres. Anne featured on Minnesota Public Radio

    October 2, 2014

    Check out the coverage Pres. Anne received for the Laps for the Long Run fundraiser, featured on MPR News. Minnesota State Moorhead president runs, raises $1.2 M Alex Friedrich | October 1, 2014 ...

  • Fall Breather campus dining hours

    October 2, 2014

    View our Fall Breather Campus Dining hours here....

  • Annual Security and Fire Safety Report online

    October 1, 2014

    The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (Clery Report) is available here. Included in the Annual Clery Report are MSUM’s crime and fire statistics for the calendar year 2013. Paper copies of the re...

  • Flu vaccine available

    October 1, 2014

    HEY DRAGONS—Our stock of flu vaccine has arrived and we are all ready to get this vaccine to you conveniently and effectively. Remember, flu shots are very important to prepare you for a Minnesota ...

  • The Musical of Musicals Musicals (The Musical!) runs through Oct. 4

    October 1, 2014

    A musical that parodies five famous creators of musicals opens the MSUM University Theatre Series. The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) satirizes Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerry Her...

  • Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series

    October 1, 2014

    Friday, Oct. 3 | 3-3:50 p.m. | Hagen 325 By Isaac Skalsky and Richard Lahti, MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series presents: “Is Science Fair Participation Related to Science MCAIII Scores f...

  • Minnesotans may ask governor candidates questions

    October 1, 2014

    Wednesday, Oct. 8 | 7 p.m. | Center for the Arts Hansen Theatre Minnesotans who cannot talk to governor candidates in person may suggest questions that they could answer at an Oct. 8 debate. Fo...

  • Deadline to submit Trinidad Abroad Deposit is TODAY!

    October 1, 2014

    All students interested in participating in this winter's Trinidad Abroad course must submit their initial $900 non-refundable application fee to the Business Office by TODAY (Oct. 1st). Payment can b...

  • Library selfie, scavenger hunt winners

    October 1, 2014

    Congratulations to the winners of the Library Selfie and Scavenger Hunt contest in honor of the Library's Ribbon Cutting last Thursday. They were randomly drawn from all participants. Winners should c...

  • Silent auction, benefit concert for former MSUM employee family

    October 1, 2014

    A silent auction and benefit concert for Michael and Joyce Gallo will be held Sunday, October 5 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Joyce was diagnosed with early onset of Alzheimer's Disease in 200...

  • CareerX helps students navigate career exploration

    October 1, 2014

    CareerX is a mini-conference to help students move through career exploration and preparation, with topics such as resumes, interviewing, networking, professional dress, and social media. We are invol...

  • Music Industry student nominated for European music tour

    September 30, 2014

    Freshman Music Industry student Michael Eback Gant was nominated for the Northern Ambassador European Music Tour for the summer of 2015. Gant, a bass vocalist, will tour England, France, Switzerland, ...

  • Library welcomes Candace Fleming

    September 30, 2014

    To celebrate the MSUM Livingston Lord Library’s grand reopening and the 10th anniversary of the Read Aloud Book Awards, the MSUM Library welcomes Candace Fleming, well-known children’s author. Flem...

  • Library 100 now open

    September 30, 2014

    Library 100, a 24-hour lounge, study area, and event space for students, has been completed, and if we do say so ourselves—it's spectacular! Stop by and check it out. It is the room that adjoins the l...

  • Stay calm; go to Graduate School Week

    September 30, 2014

    TUESDAY, Sept 30: Life as a Graduate Student CMU 205 ~ 4 p.m. WEDNESDAY, Oct 1: Graduate & Professional School Day (Fair) Fargodome ~ 1-3 p.m. (Free shuttle service available through the Car...

  • Muggle Quidditch Thursday

    September 30, 2014

    MUGGLE Quidditch this Thursday, Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. at Nemzek on the intramural fields. Limited team spots available—sign up online at OR sign up as a free agent. We will have butter beer & prizes! A...

  • Nominate for the Dragon Pride awards

    September 30, 2014

    Only 3 days left to recognize the great work and people on campus! Nominate for the Dragon Pride Awards! The award categories are: - Student Leader of the Month - Student Organization of the Month ...

  • Congratulations video to Pres. Anne on YouTube

    September 29, 2014

    In honor of President Anne Blackhurst's inauguration ceremony on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, we asked Anne's coworkers, students, friends and family to wish her well through video! You can watch it here....

  • StarID to replace DragonNet

    September 29, 2014

    StarID: GET IT. KNOW IT. USE IT. On Sunday, October 12, 2014, your MSUM DragonNet login will change to your StarID. StarID is a username that is used across MnSCU to access information technology s...

  • Final Trinidad abroad interest meeting tonight

    September 29, 2014

    Which is better: Fargo in January, or the Caribbean ANYTIME? Find out about MSUM's first-ever Trinidad Abroad program, Jan. 2nd-12th, TONIGHT (Monday, Sept. 29th) in the CMU Comstock Room (near the Pi...

  • International Dress Day Oct. 1

    September 29, 2014

    International Dress Day | Wednesday, October 1 Wear clothing, head-wear and accessories from your favorite cultural destination in the world. Take pictures and tweet or facebook the photos for othe...

  • Infinity in Culture, Science and Art talk by Adam Goyt Oct. 2

    September 29, 2014

    Toy Story hero Buzz Lightyear is NOT the only one who can travel “To Infinity and Beyond.”  You can too! Dr. Adam Goyt, Mathematics, will present “To Infinity and Beyond: Infinity in Culture, Science ...

  • Art historian James Elkins presents a lecture on using your eyes Oct. 6

    September 29, 2014

    Artist, critic and art historian James Elkins presents a lecture titled, “How to Use Your Eyes and How Some Animals Use Them” Monday, Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. in King Hall Auditorium on the MSUM campus. Elkin...

  • MSUM Astronomy Night Oct. 3

    September 29, 2014

    An Astronomy Night will be held Friday, October 3 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Minnesota State University Moorhead Regional Science Center.  The event is free and open to the public. Astronomy Nig...

  • Upcoming Eurospring financial aid information meetings

    September 29, 2014

    Eurospring financial aid information meetings: Tuesday, September 30 at noon in MacLean 166, and Wednesday, October 1 at 4 p.m. in MacLean 165. Come for information and answers to your questions about...

  • Dragon Café daily specials

    September 29, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials Sept. 29-Oct. 3 available from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3-4 p.m. Monday, September 29th Sweet & Sour Chicken w/ Fried Rice - $5 Tuesday, Se...

  • Dragons AfterDark Comedy Night

    September 29, 2014

    LOL this Friday at comedy night! Dragons AfterDark will host a fun-filled comedy night featuring the Line Benders at 9 p.m. in the Underground. Enjoy mocktails and popcorn while you ROFL. See you ther...

  • Lucky: Documentary screening room change to Langseth 104

    September 29, 2014

    Tonight will be the screening of "Lucky," a documentary by Laura Checkoway. The screening will now be in Langseth Hall 104 and will begin at 4:30. Laura Checkoway and Lucky Torres will be at the scree...

  • President Anne Blackhurst’s Inauguration Ceremony Today

    September 26, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead is proud to install Dr. Anne Blackhurst today as president during the inauguration ceremony at 2 p.m. At approximately 1:45 p.m., students will be lining the sid...

  • This weekend's Homecoming and Inauguration events

    September 26, 2014

    Friday, Sept. 26 – The Inauguration Viewing party begins at 1:30 p.m. More than 350 prizes, #AnneFan t-shirts and free food will be given away. One of the prizes is lunch at Anne’s home. The Inaugu...

  • Free #AnneFan T-shirts and prizes at Student Viewing Party today

    September 26, 2014

    If you have not gotten a #AnneFan shirt, they will be free for all students attending the Student Viewing Party for President Anne’s Inauguration Ceremony (while supplies last)! If you have one, ple...

  • Nominate for the Dragon Pride Awards!

    September 26, 2014

    Nominate for the Dragon Pride Awards! The award categories are: - Student Leader of the Month - Student Organization of the Month - Student Org Advisor of the Month Nominations are due October 3...

  • Watch the Latest DragonsLIVE Episode Here

    September 26, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY have partnered to bring you the DragonsLIVE Coaches Show on the last Wednesday of every month. The show will feature exclusive head coach and student-athlete interview...

  • Wellness Center Extended Hours for the 2014-2015 school year

    September 26, 2014

    You asked, we listened! The wellness center has extended it's weekend and holiday hours for the 2014-2015 school year. Our regular weekend hours are now 10am-10pm Saturday & Sundays. We will als...

  • WGS Colloquium today for "A D.C. Experience"

    September 26, 2014

    Join us for the WGS Colloquium 11:30-1:00pm in the Women's Center (Bridges 154) Friday September 26th for a presentation by Alexis Grabinger, WGS Major, entitled, "A D.C. Experience." Grabinger will...

  • LAST CHANCE meeting to find out about Trinidad Abroad!

    September 26, 2014

    The final meeting to find out about MSUM's "Trinidad Abroad" course this Jan. 2nd-12th will take place on Monday, Sept. 29th, at 7pm in the CMU Ballroom Comstock Room (near the Pizza Hut). Come find...

  • Film screening of "Lucky the Documentary" tonight, room change

    September 26, 2014

    Tonight the film screening of "Lucky the Documentary" will be held in Langseth Hall. The room location has changed to room 104. Directed by Laura Checkoway, "Lucky" is a documentary about Puerto ...

  • English majors/minors invited to Mu Gamma Chapter of SIGMA TAU DELTA International English Honor Society's informational meeting

    September 26, 2014

    The Mu Gamma Chapter of SIGMA TAU DELTA International English Honor Society invites English majors and minors to an informational meeting. October 7th 3:30 PM Weld Library Come learn about th...

  • STAY CALM & Go to Graduate School Week

    September 26, 2014

    STAY CALM & Go to Graduate School Week MONDAY Sept 29th Getting Your Ducks in a Row: How to Apply to Graduate School CMU 227 4:00PM TUESDAY Sept 30th Life as a Graduate Student CMU 205 4...

  • Student organization treasurers must attend upcoming meetings

    September 26, 2014

    Attention Student Organizations. Please remind your treasurers or designated 'fund' managers of the upcoming treasurer meetings. Attendance is required at only one of the two meetings. Do not attend...

  • Media and video symposium coming to Moorhead Oct. 1

    September 26, 2014

    Learn from industry professionals how to reach more people and get your message out. The Video and Media Symposium being held at Minnesota State University Moorhead on Wednesday, October 1st is a tra...

  • President Anne and Anne fans run for students, event raises more than $1.2 million

    September 25, 2014

    Last night’s unique and far-reaching Laps for the Long Run fundraiser raised $1,202,257 with more donations expected in the coming weeks. The fundraiser was part of homecoming and presidential inaugur...

  • Today's Homecoming and Inauguration events

    September 25, 2014

    Thursday, Sept. 25th – Things are heating up with the annual Dean’s Chili Feed competition at 11 a.m. on the Campus Mall. Taste chili from the Deans and Athletic Director, and vote for your favorite...

  • Dragons from the Past: Lessons Learned today on Gaede Stage

    September 25, 2014

    MSUM produces outstanding alumni thanks to the work of many faculty and staff across campus.  Take advantage of this special opportunity to hear from MSUM’s Distinguished Alumni and Athletics Hall of ...

  • Come support President Anne by attending the Student Viewing Party tomorrow

    September 25, 2014

    Come support President Anne by attending the Student Viewing Party for President Anne's Inauguration Ceremony on Friday at 1:30 p.m. on the Campus Mall! We'll have 358 prizes to give out including a...

  • Last chance to make your donation at Affinity Plus

    September 25, 2014

    It's your last chance to make your Donation TODAY on campus at Affinity Plus CMU-Rm 104, across from Pizza Hut. We will be matching donations for her very special run she took part in and the schola...

  • Get your and #Annefan T-shirt

    September 25, 2014

    Annefan T-shirts will be sold in the Academic Support Center for a minimum donation of $5. All proceeds from the sale will go towards the merit scholarship fund. There are small, medium, large, X...

  • It's Homecoming 2014 #DragonPride and Presidential Inauguration week, Dragons!

    September 25, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead will celebrate Dragon pride during its annual homecoming celebration Sept. 22-28 with a wide variety of student, alumni and community events to coincide with the pr...

  • Four Student Presentations during Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series

    September 25, 2014

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Four Student Presentations Friday, September 26 3 p.m. HA325 Open to the Public 1: Finding a Customized Summer Internship and My Exper...

  • Science, technology and math majors: Learn about paid internships with Minnesota companies on Monday

    September 25, 2014

    Attention science, technology and math majors: Learn about paid internships with Minnesota companies on Monday, September 29 at 2:30 in HA 325. SciTechsperience is an internship program that conn...

  • Counseling services available on campus

    September 25, 2014

    With the recent announcement regarding the death of NDSU student Thomas Bearson, Hendrix Clinic and Counseling Center would like to remind all students that counseling services are available on camp...

  • Attention: Annual Student Organization treasurer training meetings next week

    September 25, 2014

    Treasurers from Registered Organizations must attend one of the two meetings scheduled. Meetings dates and times are: Tuesday, September 30, 8:00-9:00pm, CMU 203 or Wednesday, October 1, 5:00-6:00pm...

  • Women's and Gender Studies hosting first WGS Colloquium Series speaker

    September 25, 2014

    Women's and Gender Studies will host it's first WGS Colloquium Series Speaker - Alexis Grabinger, WGS Major will present on her experiences interning for Senator Heidi Heitkamp in Washington, D.C. F...

  • Laps for the Long Run is today! Show your Dragon pride and support!

    September 24, 2014

    It's finally here! President Blackhurst invites all MSUM students, faculty and staff to show their support as she runs for over $1,000,000 today, Wednesday, Sept. 24. A prize will be given away aft...

  • Today's Homecoming/Inauguration events

    September 24, 2014

    Free ice cream will be available at Torch’s Ice Cream on the campus mall from noon until supplies run out. Join President Blackhurst as she raises scholarship dollars at Laps for the Long Run, be...

  • Economics alumnus, You Wang, to be published in Undergraduate Economic Review

    September 24, 2014

    You Wang’s research paper, “An Economic Analysis of Housing Market Instability and Affordability in China,” has been accepted for publication in 2014-2015 by the Undergraduate Economic Review. Wang ...

  • President Blackhurst to be on Christopher Gabriel Show, Mike McFeely's show live on campus today

    September 24, 2014

    Today, President Blackhurst will be on WDAY's Christopher Gabriel Show from 11:35 a.m. to noon. Beginning at 2 p.m., Mike McFeely, KFGO, will be doing his show live from the CMU. Guests will includ...

  • Final "Trinidad Abroad" trip information meeting next Monday evening!

    September 24, 2014

    Come find out how to be a part of the "Trinidad Abroad" experience! Our final information meeting (open to the committed, the curious, or anyone who'd like to find out about the trip) is being held ...

  • Alumni Artist Talk, Monday 1 p.m.

    September 24, 2014

    The School of Visual Arts at Minnesota State University Moorhead invites the public to join artists Kaylyn Gerenz and Chelsea Lee in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts Gallery (CA 155) on Monday, ...

  • Blue Light Scavenger Hunt Week 4: Clue #1

    September 24, 2014

    Blue Light Scavenger Hunt Week 4: Clue #1...Behind me you will see this image. Thank you to everybody that participated! ...

  • STAY CALM & Go to Graduate School Week

    September 24, 2014

    STAY CALM & Go to Graduate School Week MONDAY Sept 29th Getting Your Ducks in a Row: How to Apply to Graduate School CMU 227 4:00PM TUESDAY Sept 30th Life as a Graduate Student CMU 205 4...

  • clubDesign meeting tomorrow

    September 24, 2014

    We encourage people who are interested in design and art to join us. We design for fun, develop our skills and ideas, fundraising, and so on. Also, we attend some amazing events, like Portfolio 1-on-...

  • Reading and book signing at Zandbroz Variety tonight for Lin Enger's second novel, "The High Divide"

    September 23, 2014

    Lin Enger, English, has published his second novel, “The High Divide,” and will be having a reading and book signing at Zandbroz Variety, 420 Broadway, Fargo, tonight at 7 p.m. “The High Divide” follo...

  • "Author, professor uses 'draft horse' mentality when writing books"

    September 23, 2014

    By Kris Kerzman on Sep 21, 2014 at 10:43 p.m. MOORHEAD – Lin Enger had just gotten off the phone with a reviewer of his new book, “The High Divide.” It wasn’t the kind of reviewer you might expe...

  • Theatre Arts alum, Tyler Michaels, wins Emerging Artist Award

    September 23, 2014

    Young triple-threat Tyler Michaels, a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Theatre Arts program, won the Emerging Artist Award at the Ivey Awards Monday night. For more information, cli...

  • Today's Homecoming events

    September 23, 2014

    In honor of the inauguration, join MSUM faculty and a guest lecturer for the Academic Symposium. Sessions take place throughout the day in the CMU and Library. Dragon Athletics presents Dragon Volle...

  • Today's Academic Symposium schedule online

    September 23, 2014

    An Academic Symposium featuring a series of student and faculty presentations from a variety of disciplines will be held Tuesday, Sept. 23 as part of inauguration week activities. The theme tying the ...

  • Exhibit on Native Nations in Minnesota and the History of Treaty Making Open at MSUM Library

    September 23, 2014

    September 22-October 10 |Livingston Lord Library | Second Floor Library Hours “Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations” is a new traveling exhibition that will explo...

  • Win one of 50 prizes worth $100 or more while you support President Blackhurst!

    September 23, 2014

    President Blackhurst would like to invite MSUM students to show their support as she runs for over $1,000,000 next Wednesday, Sept. 24. A prize will be given away every lap for those in attendance!...

  • Parking in G-6 lot restricted this Friday

    September 23, 2014

    Please be advised that parking in the G-6 lot (Loop between Nelson, Grantham and Dahl) will be restricted on Friday, September 26. Parking after 3pm in G-6 lot will be available only to V.I.P. indiv...

  • "Lucky" film viewing Sept. 29

    September 23, 2014

    "Lucky" is a documentary film following five years of Lucky Torres' life in New York City. Lucky is a queer Puerto Rican mother living on the fringes of homelessness. This film will be unavailable t...

  • Celebrate Homecoming and Inauguration week at the community block party tonight!

    September 22, 2014

    Today from 5:30 to 8 p.m., celebrate Homecoming 2014 #DragonPride and Inauguration week at the community block party! Enjoy food, inflatable games, caricatures, a photo booth, face painting, art, airb...

  • Affinity Plus proud to support Laps for the Long Run by matching donations

    September 22, 2014

    Affinity Plus is proud to support our MSUM Dragons and Anne Blackhurst's "Laps for the Long Run." In order to show our support we are collecting donations from now until Sept. 26 right here on campu...

  • STAY CALM & Go to Graduate School Week

    September 22, 2014

    MONDAY Sept 29th Getting Your Ducks in a Row: How to Apply to Graduate School CMU 227 4:00PM TUESDAY Sept 30th Life as a Graduate Student CMU 205 4:00PM WEDNESDAY Oct 1st Graduate & Pro...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for September 22 - 26

    September 22, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for September 22nd - 26th available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, September 22nd Meat Marina Pasta - $5 Tuesday, Sep...

  • MAPWorks Fall Survey for Freshmen and Sophomores

    September 22, 2014

    The MAPWorks Fall Transition Survey is now live. All freshmen and sophomores must log in and complete the fall survey. An email link was sent to all freshmen and sophomores on 9/9. Students should cl...

  • Art for the Sciences today at 3 p.m.

    September 19, 2014

    Join the Department of Physics and Astronomy for its weekly seminar today (Fri, Sep 19) at 3PM in the Planetarium, BR 167. The talk this week is by Bruce Flaig, a professional nature photographer wh...

  • MSUM School of Performing Arts Music Faculty Present Recital

    September 19, 2014

    Music faculty members from the School of Performing Arts will present a joint recital this coming Saturday, Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall. The concert will feature performances by Maisi Pederse...

  • MSUM’s School of Performing Arts hosting three Jazz Jams

    September 19, 2014

    MSUM’s School of Performing Arts is hosting three Jazz Jams at Red Raven Espresso Parlor, starting Sunday, Sept. 21, and repeating Oct. 19 and Nov. 16. All jams start at 7 p.m. and run until 9 p.m. Th...

  • New online collections offered by the Livingston Lord Library

    September 19, 2014

    Please check out three new online collections offered by the Livingston Lord Library-- 1) Ambrose Digital, a collection of 500+ educational videos; 2) LearningExpress Library, a package of career, s...

  • iGoEco Challenge - running now though November 2

    September 19, 2014

    Do you "Go Eco?" If you do, you could be in the running for prizes worth $500 and more! The iGoEco Challenge 2014, sponsored by MATBUS, has officially begun! But it's not too late for you to take t...

  • University Archives/Northwest Minnesota Historical Center

    September 19, 2014

    For assistance at the University Archives and the Northwest Minnesota Historical Center located in Lib 404 of the Livingston Lord Library, please contact Korella Selzler, (selzler@mnstate.edu; 477-2...

  • Research Opportunity Announcement

    September 19, 2014

    Individuals ages 18 and older who experience binge eating are invited to take part in a research study.  This study is being conducted by the Neuropsychiatric Research Institute (NRI) and the Universi...

  • BATTLESHIP H20 is right around the corner

    September 19, 2014

    BATTLESHIP H20 is right around the corner!!! Teams of 4 required! Only 7 Team spots left! Tuesday, September 23rd at 9 p.m. at the Nemzek Pool! Also sign up for the Flag Football Tournament on T...

  • Laps for the Long Run event next Wednesday

    September 19, 2014

    President Blackhurst would like to invite MSUM students, faculty and staff to show their support as she runs for over $1,000,000. In an effort to raise money for student scholarships and other stud...

  • Take Back the Night Rally tonight from 5-9 p.m.

    September 18, 2014

    SHATTER THE SILENCE. STOP THE VIOLENCE. The Women’s Center, Women’s and Gender Studies, and Campus Feminist Organization are sponsoring the annual Take Back The Night Rally on Thursday, September 1...

  • Merrie Sue Holtan won national second place award in home writing and honorable mention in sports writing

    September 18, 2014

    Merrie Sue Holtan, communication studies, won a national second place award in home writing and honorable mention in sports writing from the National Federation of Presswomen national conference hel...

  • Student officers of each organization must attend Student Organization Officer Fall Summits this week

    September 18, 2014

    A reminder that each student organization needs to send at least one student officer to one of the Student Organization Officer Fall Summits this week from 7-8 pm on Wednesday, September 17 or 4:30-...

  • Pick up your FREE pedometers and register for Walktober

    September 18, 2014

    Pick up your FREE pedometers and register Monday at Hendrix for Walktober! The chance to win a Nike Fuelband!!...

  • FREE Office 365 and OneDrive

    September 18, 2014

    Students: Need Microsoft Office for the new semester? Want a secure location to store your files and access them anywhere, on any device? We have a solution for you! Office 365 is FREE to MSU...

  • Attend today's Naturalization Ceremony as 50 new citizens are welcomed to U.S.

    September 17, 2014

    Fifty new citizens welcomed to U.S. during Sept. 17 Naturalization Ceremony The United States District Court, District of North Dakota will welcome 50 new citizens from 25 countries to the United S...

  • Three MSUM students perform with Dan Brekke Band

    September 17, 2014

    Matthew Tinjum (Jazz Studies) Joel Kingsley (Music Industry) and Brady Odegaard (Music Industry)  performed with the Dan Brekke Band last weekend, and opened for the Jon Pardi group at the Hub in Farg...

  • MSUM theatre alums garner attention for work at Minnesota Fringe Festival

    September 17, 2014

    MSUM Theatre Arts alumni received rave reviews for a production titled Now I See at the Minnesota Fringe Festival, an 11-day non-juried event featuring performing artists of several genres and discipl...

  • Theatre Arts Department announces four shows

    September 17, 2014

    A musical that parodies four famous creators of musicals opens the MSUM University Theatre Series. The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) satirizes Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerry Her...

  • Women’s and Gender Studies, Philosophy and Sustainability Students Contribute to the Success of FEMMSS5, an international conference

    September 17, 2014

    Women’s and Gender Studies, Philosophy and Sustainability students contribute to the success of the conference Science, Technology and Gender:  Challenges and Opportunities, held by the Association fo...

  • Students -- Win Prizes at the Library Grand Opening -- only one more week left!

    September 17, 2014

    ONLY ONE MORE WEEK to enter this contest! Students -- Win Prizes at the Library Grand Opening Take the Library Scavenger Hunt and take a photo “selfie” of yourself in the Library in one of your...

  • Trinidad Trip Abroad Information Session this evening

    September 17, 2014

    All students interested in being a part of the Trinidad Travel Abroad program this coming January 2nd-12th should come to a meeting this evening, Wednesday, Sept. 17th, at 7 p.m. in Center for the A...

  • Blue Light Scavenger Hunt-Week 3

    September 17, 2014

    In an effort to educate students about the locations of our Blue Light Phones on campus, we will be sending out clues in the month of September for a good old-fashioned scavenger hunt. Clues will go...

  • Body Pump Launch Party at the Wellness Center this Saturday

    September 17, 2014

    Three instructors, new music, new moves -- come get motivated and have fun! This Saturday at 1 p.m. Show your dragon pride, wear your gear to win prizes! Spaces are limited so show up early....

  • Help plan a campus wide Lipdub

    September 17, 2014

    Interested in helping plan a campus wide Lipdub? Meet in the CMU 207 on Thursday September 8 at 5:30pm! Contact Michelle Reistad reistadmi@mnstate.edu with questions....

  • Psychology Club Meeting this Thursday, September 18th at 6:00pm!

    September 17, 2014

    Psychology Club is having their FIRST Psychology Club meeting of the fall this Thursday, September 18th at 6:00pm in CMU 214! Come join us for games,  treats, and socializing! We will discuss what...

  • Dr. Chang-Seong Hong, Philosophy, to present paper “Transmigration and Liberation"

    September 17, 2014

    Dr. Chang-Seong Hong, Philosophy, is going to present his paper “Transmigration and Liberation” in MacLean Hall 273, Wednesday September 24 at 5:15 pm. His colloquium will make the first meeting of ...

  • Make handmade paper this Friday

    September 17, 2014

    Have you ever wondered how handmade paper is produced? As part of an ongoing Dille Fund for Excellence Grant celebrating the remodeling of the library, Professor Kelli Sinner will have materials ...

  • MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents Bruce Flaig, professional photographer

    September 17, 2014

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: By: Bruce Flaig, professional photographer Friday, September 19 3:00pm MSUM Planetarium - Bridges 167 Sometimes scientists can get lost i...

  • Dragons AfterDark hosting App-Lympics this Friday

    September 16, 2014

    Dragons AfterDark will be hosting the App-Lympics this Friday at 9pm in the CMU Ballroom. Come and enjoy the life size recreation of all your favorite phone apps. This includes a Snapchat/Instagram ...

  • Singer joins Turtle Island Quartet for eclectic performance

    September 16, 2014

    Quartet members will also work with student musicians The Turtle Island Quartet performed to a sold-out hall the last time they were in town, so if you’re eager to hear the two-time-GRAMMY-winners ...

  • Deadline fast approaching! Don't miss your chance to discover your leadership style

    September 16, 2014

    Applications for the Dragon Leadership Program (DLP) are due this Friday, September 19. DLP is a great way for you to learn how to discover and enhance your leadership style. Application is online a...

  • MSUM Belay Qualification Classes

    September 16, 2014

    The MSUM Rockwall is very excited to announce their first belay qualification classes will commence this Saturday (9/20) and Sunday (9/21) from 1:00pm-3:00pm! Rock climbing with ropes is a two pe...

  • Pick up your FREE pedometers for Walktober

    September 16, 2014

    The Wellness Educators are bringing you Walktober! Pick up your FREE pedometers next week at Hendrix Health Center. Lots of fun prizes to win!...

  • Zhimin Guan, School of Visual Art, opens exhibit at U of M Crookston Sept. 24

    September 16, 2014

    A solo exhibit  of paintings by Zhimin Guan, School of Visual Art, opens Sept. 24 and runs until Oct. 2  at the University of Minnesota Crookston campus. The show is organized by the  Confucius Instit...

  • Presidential inauguration during #DragonPride Homecoming

    September 16, 2014

    Alumni and friends are cordially invited to celebrate the installation of Anne Blackhurst as MSUM's 11th president Friday, September 26 at 2 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts Hansen Theatre...

  • Trinidad Abroad Information Meeting Wednesday Evening

    September 15, 2014

    Come find out about the first ever Trinidad Abroad session being offered this January 2nd-12th through the MSUM School of Performing Arts! An information meeting will be held in Center for the Arts ...

  • Volunteer opportunities

    September 15, 2014

    Here are a few volunteering opportunities: Field Volunteer Field Volunteer with the organization North Dakotans for Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks. Website.  Red River Water Fe...

  • Tonight give feedback about dining on campus

    September 15, 2014

    If you eat food – we want your opinions! Help us shape the future of dining services at MSUM by telling us what you like, what you want improved, the food options you need and anything else you want...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for September 15 - 19

    September 15, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for September 15th - 19th available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, September 15th Bacon & Avocado Grilled Cheese - $...

  • Summer Research Experiences by MSUM physics students presented today at 3 p.m.

    September 12, 2014

    MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Summer Research Experiences by MSUM Students: Laura Herzog, Kyle Salk and Loza Tadesse Three MSUM Physics students talk about their summer job...

  • Pub Crawl: Public Safety Style is tonight at 8 p.m.

    September 12, 2014

    (September 12, 2014 8-11PM, in the ROC.) This is an interactive alcohol awareness program designed to allow student to learn harm reduction techniques when drinking. Free Pool all night, Nacho Bar ...

  • Deadline to submit poetry, prose, and/or visual art to Red Weather is Sept. 15

    September 12, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creat...

  • Reminders for Student Organization Officers and Advisors

    September 12, 2014

    Student Organization Officers and Advisors! A reminder that each student organization needs to send at least one student officer to one of the Student Organization Officer Fall Summits at 7-8 p.m. o...

  • Annual fire drills to be conducted today

    September 12, 2014

    The MSUM Public Safety Department will be conducting the annual fire drills in all nonresidential buildings on the MSUM campus between the hours of 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014. ...

  • Students -- Show your DragonPride in the Library - You May Win an Awesome Prize!

    September 11, 2014

    Take the Library Scavenger Hunt and take a photo "selfie" of yourself in the Library in one of your favorite library spots and be eligible for prizes, in conjunction with the Grand Opening/Ribbon-Cu...

  • Eurospring 2015 registration now open

    September 11, 2014

    There will be two information sessions next week for interested students. Come to MacLean 174 at either 5 p.m. on Monday the 15th, or noon on Wednesday the 17th. (Same room for both sessions.) F...

  • Dr. Chang-Seong Hong, Philosophy, to present his paper “Transmigration and Liberation” September 24

    September 11, 2014

    Dr. Chang-Seong Hong, Philosophy, is going to present his paper “Transmigration and Liberation” in MacLean Hall 273, Wednesday September 24 at 5:15 pm. His colloquium will make the first meeting of ...

  • Take Back The Night Rally - SHATTER THE SILENCE. STOP THE VIOLENCE.

    September 11, 2014

    The Women’s Center, Women’s and Gender Studies, and Campus Feminist Organization are sponsoring the annual Take Back The Night Rally on Thursday, September 18, from 5:00p – 9:00p on the Campus Mall ...

  • Trinidad Study Abroad Trip Information Meeting Next Wednesday

    September 11, 2014

    Already sick of the thought of being in Fargo/Moorhead in January? Study abroad this winter in Trinidad, the land of calypso, steel bands, and beaches! Jan. 2nd-12th, MSUM is pleased to offer MUS 31...

  • MSUM Percussionists Study with World Renown Gamelan Instructor

    September 11, 2014

    The MSUM Percussion Studio, directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, recently completed their annual fall retreat at Buffalo River State Park along with a special guest artist, Joko Sutrisno. Mr. Sutrisno, ...

  • Intramural Capture the Flag Glow Edition Campus Mall at 9 p.m. TONIGHT

    September 11, 2014

    Sign up at www.imleagues.com/mnstate Teams will be split up into a Red vs White by wearing supplied glow necklaces, bracelets, etc... Glow sticks will be hidden throughout the campus mall. Team o...

  • Voice your opinions about dining at MSUM

    September 11, 2014

    If you eat food – we want your opinions! Help us shape the future of dining services at MSUM by telling us what you like, what you want improved, the food options you need and anything else you want...

  • Dragons 4 Wellness (D4W) holding interest meeting September 17

    September 11, 2014

    Dragons 4 Wellness (D4W) will be having an initial interest meeting on Wednesday, September 17th at 4 PM in Nemzek, room 100. If you are an Exercise Science, Athletic Training, Health Education, Phy...

  • DragonFest begins today at 10:30 a.m.

    September 10, 2014

    September 10, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. DragonFest is a one day celebration held each fall on the campus mall. This year brings inflatable games, free caricatures, the music of Levi Stephens, pr...

  • Alum to Cover GameDay

    September 10, 2014

    Winged Vision will shoot aerial video It’s no secret that ESPN’s Saturday morning College GameDay is returning to downtown Fargo, N.D., for the second year in a row. NDSU is one of four non-FBS sc...

  • Dragon Safety Walk is tonight from 8-9 p.m.

    September 10, 2014

    September 10, from 8-9 p.m., meet at the Main Gates (next to Bridges Hall) for the Dragon Safety Walk. This activity is designed to give administrators, faculty, staff and students the opportunity t...

  • Avoid the Lines, Get Your Tickets Online

    September 10, 2014

    Online tickets are now available for purchase at msumdragons.com/tickets or on the MSUM Dragons mobile app including the upcoming football game versus Minnesota State University Mankato this Saturd...

  • President Blackhurst offers open office hours for MSUM students today

    September 10, 2014

    President Anne Blackhurst offers MSUM students the opportunity to visit with her on Wednesday, September 10th, from 2-4 p.m. in the Office of the President, Owens Hall 203. MSUM students are invi...

  • New Dragon Athletics Live Coverage Options

    September 10, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics has new live coverage options for fans to enjoy their favorite Dragons teams. All video and audio game coverage will now be available completely online through the newly redesi...

  • Pub Crawl: Public Safety Style

    September 10, 2014

    (September 12, 2014 8-11PM, in the ROC.) This is an interactive alcohol awareness program designed to allow student to learn harm reduction techniques when drinking. Free Pool all night, Nacho Bar ...

  • Blue Light Scavenger Hunt-Week 2

    September 10, 2014

    In an effort to educate students about the locations of our Blue Light Phones on campus, we will be sending out clues in the month of September for a good old fashion scavenger hunt. Clues will go o...

  • Intramural Capture the Flag Glow Edition tomorrow night

    September 10, 2014

    Intramural Capture the Flag Glow Edition Thursday night on the Campus Mall at 9 p.m. Games will start around 9:15 p.m Teams will be split up into a Red vs White by wearing supplied glow necklaces, b...

  • Artist, critic and art historian James Elkins to present lecture titled “How to Use Your Eyes and How Some Animals Use them” Oct. 6

    September 10, 2014

    Artist, critic and art historian James Elkins presents a lecture titled “How to Use Your Eyes and How Some Animals Use them” Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. in King Hall Auditorium on the MSUM campus. Elkins’ lectur...

  • Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival held this weekend

    September 10, 2014

    The Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival seeks to celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender lived experience through the visions of innovative film and video makers. We seek films and videos th...

  • WALKTOBER begins September 29

    September 10, 2014

    WALKTOBER begins September 29. Make sure to get your pedometer and register the week of September 22! Win fun prizes like a Nike fuelband! -Wellness Educators...

  • We Feed You. You Feedback.

    September 10, 2014

    If you eat food - we want your opinions! Help us shape the future of dining services at MSUM by telling us what you like, what you want improved, the food options you need and anything else you want...

  • MSUM Library welcomes Candace Fleming

    September 9, 2014

    To celebrate the MSUM Livingston Lord Library’s grand reopening and 10th anniversary of the Read Aloud Book Awards, the MSUM Library welcomes Candace Fleming, well-known children’s author. Fleming ...

  • There is still time to save with special dining offers available for off-campus students, faculty and staff

    September 9, 2014

    There is still time left to save with our special dining offers available for off-campus students, faculty and staff. Save up to $175 on our Kise plans or $149 on our Dragon Dollar plans. Click ...

  • Volunteering opportunities at both Herberger's locations

    September 9, 2014

    Volunteer for our FALL clothing drive at the two local Herberger stores. The dates are September 17 through October 7 and the hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Shifts are running two or three hours. Gentl...

  • Dining Services seeking feedback

    September 9, 2014

    Want to be part of guiding the future of food service on-campus? We want your feedback. You’re invited to attend a focus group for an opportunity to visit with our food service consultants, Envision...

  • Dr. Allen Carter to write piece for upcoming International Trumpet Guild conference

    September 8, 2014

    Having just received the recording of his commissioned piece "Unbridled Joy" on the CD "Collaborations" by trombonist Nat Dickey, Associate Professor of Music Allen Carter has been contacted by Ital...

  • Psychology Department launches online journal

    September 8, 2014

    The Psychology Department launches an online journal The Red River Psychology Journal. The RRPJ publishes the research of our undergraduates, and provides students the chance to take part in the pe...

  • Student organization officers and advisors, complete your 2014-15 Annual Student Organization Registration

    September 8, 2014

    Student Organization Officers and Advisors! A reminder to please complete your 2014-15 Annual Student Organization Registration. All currently recognized student organizations need to complete the ...

  • Make nominations for Homecoming Royal Court

    September 8, 2014

    If you know someone who exemplifies what it means to be a Dragon, nominate them to be on the Homecoming Royal Court! Anyone is eligible to nominate one King and Queen Candidate. All applicants must ...

  • International Student Services (ISS) hosting first International Café September 9

    September 8, 2014

    International Student Services (ISS) is proud to host our first International Café on Tuesday, September 9th at CMU 205 from 3-5pm. Join us for free snacks and learn about Brazil, Japan, Nepal, Sri ...

  • Dragon Safety Walk Sept. 10

    September 8, 2014

    Dragon Safety Walk. This activity is designed to give administrators, faculty, staff and students the opportunity to walk t...

  • English Language Tutor Program available for students and seeking volunteers

    September 8, 2014

    International Student Services wants to let you know about our English Language Tutor Program. This is a program that helps connect incoming international students who are wanting to practice their ...

  • Join a student organization this fall

    September 8, 2014

    Looking to join a student organization? Check out the list of currently recognized student organizations and be sure to attend DragonFest this Wednesday from 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. on the Campus Mall. If...

  • Wellness Center Massage Chair a Huge Success

    September 8, 2014

    Since its opening on August 25th the new massage chair/relaxation room at the wellness center has seen 148 students in 11 days! At no cost students sign up online for a 20 minute session. The room i...

  • National Stuttering Association holding monthly meetings

    September 8, 2014

    The Fargo/Moorhead chapter of the National Stuttering Association (a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of people who stutter) holds monthly meetings on the 3rd Thursday of the month a...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for September 8 – 12

    September 8, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for September 8th – 12th available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, September 8th Chicken Alfredo - $6 Tuesday, Septemb...

  • MSUM President and Cross Country Featured on Inaugural NSIC Experience Show

    September 5, 2014

    MOORHEAD, Minn. -- New Minnesota State University Moorhead president Dr. Anne Blackhurst and the Dragon cross country teams were featured as part of the inaugural The Northern Sun Experience, a show w...

  • Sustainability leadership pays dividends with announcement of new student award

    September 5, 2014

    Making a difference in the realm of sustainability can be a long-term investment. However, through a generous donation by an MSUM Alumni, the Office of Campus Sustainability is proud to announce the c...

  • Marketing & Communications team members attend and present at FargoConnect

    September 5, 2014

    Wednesday, Sept. 3, representatives of the MSUM Marketing & Communications Department attended and presented at the first FargoConnect conference, which focused on best practices for marketing wit...

  • Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship hosting party tonight

    September 5, 2014

    Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship is hosting a party this Friday from 5 - 9 p.m. at Gooseberry Park. Free Tacos, meeting new people... What more could you want? Details on our Facebook page. ...

  • Japan Club meeting tonight at 6 p.m. in CMU 203

    September 5, 2014

    If you are interested in learning about Japan and meeting new people who share this interest, then come to Japan Club this Friday! If you cannot make it, but still want to be a part of it in the fut...

  • Donate items during Homecoming week

    September 5, 2014

    During Homecoming week (September 5th-September 28th) donate new toiletry items (shampoo/conditioner, soap, hairbrushes, etc.), used cellular phones and non-violent children’s toys at all residentia...

  • Education Minnesota Student Program Welcome Back Event

    September 5, 2014

    Stop on by to the EMSP Welcome Back Event for all education majors on September 8th from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in CMU 101. Learn more about EMSP, network with other ED majors, sign up for volunteer opportu...

  • Faculty Recital held on Friday, Sept. 12 in Fox Recital Hall

    September 5, 2014

    Dr. Tiana Grise, instructor of flute at MSUM, will present a Faculty Recital on Friday, September 12 at 7:30 pm in Fox Recital Hall. She will be joined by fellow MSUM faculty member Dr. Terrie Manno...

  • Volunteers needed for Alley Fair community gathering

    September 5, 2014

    Alley Fair is a community gathering that works to activate and transform an alleyway for a day by bringing together local food, music and art. We hope to design an environment that will encourage ...

  • "Making a Scene: MSUM biosciences professor shares her extensive beer knowledge"

    September 4, 2014

    By Meredith Holt on Aug 31, 2014 at 11:43 p.m. MOORHEAD – While her friends were reading People and Seventeen magazines, 17-year-old Ellen Brisch had her nose in a book about beer-making. Growin...

  • "Physics in unexpected places: the soda straw clarinet"

    September 4, 2014

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Physics in unexpected places: the soda straw clarinet By MSUM Professor, Dr. Ananda Shastri Friday, September 5 3:00pm Hagen 325 A soda ...

  • Trinity Lutheran hosting 18th Annual “Music on the Blacktop” - a free, community-wide event

    September 4, 2014

    COME, AND BRING YOUR FRIENDS! Trinity Lutheran is hosting its 18th Annual “Music on the Blacktop” - a free, community-wide event this Sunday (Sept.7) from 5-8 p.m. There will be free hotdogs, chi...

  • Diversity Mapping Presentations Sept. 11

    September 4, 2014

    The firm of Halualani and Associates is conducting diversity mapping of MSUM’s diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts and courses to gauge MSUM’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. As part of ...

  • Join a MnSCU committee and make an impact on students statewide

    September 4, 2014

    Want to make an impact on students statewide? Join a MnSCU committee! MSUSA is looking for students representation on MnSCU committees. MnSCU committees meet to discuss issues and implement change f...

  • Submit your poetry, prose and/or visual art for inclusion in Red Weather

    September 4, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creat...

  • Suicide Awareness Day Sept. 10: WEAR YELLOW

    September 4, 2014

    Wednesday September 10th is National Suicide Awareness Day. Please wear yellow to show your support for anyone who has thought of, attempted, or succeeded in taking their own life. On Wednesday the ...

  • MSUM Advertising Club holding first meeting today at 1 p.m.

    September 4, 2014

    MSUM Advertising Club is having their first meeting is today, September 4 at 1:00pm in the Mass Comm Lounge, Flora Frick 262. MSUM Ad Club is vital for anyone interested in entering the fields of ...

  • Join Red Weather, MSUM’s literary magazine

    September 4, 2014

    Join Red Weather! Red Weather, MSUM’s literary magazine is now a student organization! We are holding our first meeting in LI 208 on Monday, September 8 at 8! We are open to students from all maj...

  • Alumni exhibition reception this afternoon

    September 4, 2014

    Thursday, September 4 | 4–6 p.m. | Center for the Arts 155 The School of Visual Arts invites the public to the reception for the MSUM Alumni Exhibition: New Works on Thursday, September 4 from 4 to...

  • Blue Light Scavenger Hunt

    September 3, 2014

    In an effort to educate students about the locations of our Blue Light Phones on campus, we will be sending out clues in the month of September for a good old fashion scavenger hunt. Clues will go out...

  • September is Campus Safety Awareness Month

    September 3, 2014

    Public Safety is planning the following programs in honor of the month. Blue Light Scavenger Hunt. In an effort to educate students about our Blue Light Phones on campus we will be sending clues (e...

  • #LetsPlay - Join Intramurals

    September 3, 2014

    Intramural league registration ends TODAY, Wednesday, September 3rd at midnight. Sign up as a Team or a Free Agent @ www.imleagues.com/mnstate. Mandatory Captain's tonight in Nemzek Hall Room 204 at 8...

  • Open house for Dragon Caller positions

    September 2, 2014

    An open house will be held Thursday, September 4th at 5 p.m. in CMU 101 for those interested in learning more about and applying for the Dragon Caller position with the Alumni Foundation. Please joi...

  • Join Red Weather, MSUM's literary magazine

    September 2, 2014

    Join Red Weather! Red Weather, MSUM’s literary magazine is now a student organization! We are holding our first meeting in LI 208 on Monday, September 8! We are open to students from all majors a...

  • DragonsLIVE Coaches Show - Episode 1

    September 2, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY have partnered to bring you the DragonsLIVE Coaches Show on the last Wednesday of every month. The show will feature exclusive head coach and student-athlete interview...

  • First meeting for MSUM Advertising Club on Thursday, September 4

    September 2, 2014

    MSUM Advertising Club is having their first meeting on Thursday, September 4 at 1:00pm in the Mass Comm Lounge, Flora Frick 262. MSUM Ad Club is vital for anyone interested in entering the fields o...

  • Metered Parking in M5 lot changed from individual coin meters to Paymaster machine

    September 2, 2014

    Metered Parking in the M5 lot has been changed from individual coin meters to a Paymaster machine, located at the south end of the lot. Payment for this lot may be made with Card, Cash or Coin, by e...

  • Dragons AfterDark hosting movie night in the Underground this Friday

    September 2, 2014

    This Friday, Dragons AfterDark will be hosting a movie night in the Underground. Bring your own blankets and pillows to enjoy the movie Accepted. There will be food and a create your own pillowcase ...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for September 2–5

    September 2, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for September 2nd – 5th available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Tuesday, September 2nd Buffalo Chicken Mac n Cheese - $6 Wed...

  • Run a Lap with President Blackhurst to help raise over $1 million for MSUM students

    September 1, 2014

    In an effort to raise money for student scholarships and other student centered priorities, President Anne Blackhurst will be running 50 laps around the Ron Masanz Track at Nemzek Field on Wednesday, ...

  • Scheels donates $1 million toward new football field with artificial turf at MSUM

    August 29, 2014

    Published 08/28/2014, INFORUM The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead FARGO – Just as North Dakota State will soon have the Scheels Center, Minnesota State Moorhead will soon see a Scheels Field, the resul...

  • Want to Learn a new way to lead? Date Correction: Fall Applications Due September 19, 2014

    August 29, 2014

    Know a student that is starting their leadership journey or one that has already had some great leadership experiences? Encourage them to apply for the Dragon Leadership Program (DLP). Complete the ...

  • Scheels supports MSUM’s Laps for the Long Run with $1 million pledge

    August 28, 2014

    A fundraising challenge at Minnesota State University Moorhead has attracted its first major gift with a $1 million pledge from Scheels. The challenge, Laps for the Long Run, was announced Aug. 20 as ...

  • Dr. David Tack, Teaching & Learning, invited to lead professional development with DGF elementary teachers in Glyndon

    August 28, 2014

    Dr. David Tack, Teaching & Learning, was invited to lead professional development with the DGF elementary teachers in Glyndon. His presentation led the teachers through a simulation in order to ...

  • Dille Faculty Lecturer Award presentation and reception for Dr. Adam Goyt Oct. 2

    August 28, 2014

    Mark your calendars for this year’s Dille Faculty Lecturer Award presentation and reception for Dr. Adam Goyt on Thursday, October 2nd at 4 p.m. in Langseth Hall 118. As part of the event, Dr. Goyt ...

  • Children’s Book Award Committee Members Needed

    August 28, 2014

    The Livingston Lord Library is looking for MSUM students who are interested in serving on our children’s 2014-15 book award committee. Committee work includes evaluating new picture books, attending...

  • #LetsPlay Join Intramurals! league registration ends Sept. 3

    August 28, 2014

    #LetsPlay Join Intramurals! League Registration Ends on Wednesday, September 3rd. Sign up as a Team or a Free Agent at www.imleagues.com/mnstate Any questions or interested in the Club Sport Teams:...

  • Want to learn a new way to lead?

    August 28, 2014

    Know a student that is starting their leadership journey or one that has already had some great leadership experiences? Encourage them to apply for the Dragon Leadership Program (DLP). Letters of Ap...

  • Associate Professor Raymond Rea on sabbatical

    August 28, 2014

    I will be on sabbatical during the Fall 2014 semester, returning in January of 2015. During this time I will often be away from campus and will be able to answer email less frequently. If you hav...

  • 3rd Annual Kung-Fu Box-O-Rama a smashing success

    August 28, 2014

    With the help of First Year Programs Move-in Crew, Housing and Residential Life staff, a gang of twenty volunteers, and of course our new Freshmen and their families, the Office of Campus Sustainabili...

  • Labor Day weekend campus dining hours listed

    August 28, 2014

    Click here to view our Labor Day weekend campus dining hours....

  • Don't miss the On-Campus Job Fair this Friday

    August 28, 2014

    Looking for an on-campus job? If so, then you don't want to miss the On Campus Job Fair on Friday, Aug. 29 from 11-1 PM in the CMU Ballroom! Fifteen on campus departments who are hiring or will be h...

  • Live tweeting today at 3 p.m. concerning major pledge

    August 27, 2014

    Follow @MSUMoorhead on Twitter and watch for live tweeting today at 3 p.m. concerning a major pledge in support of Laps for the Long Run....

  • First Dragons After Dark event of the year this Friday

    August 27, 2014

    Dragons After Dark will present their first Friday Nights at the Underground event this Friday, August 29th, 2014 from 9:00pm-12:00am. The first Friday Night event will feature the band "Salty Murra...

  • Join Emerging Leaders, a free leadership opportunity available to all students

    August 27, 2014

    Are you looking for a way to meet new students, and gain skills to help you in college and beyond? Join Emerging Leaders! Emerging Leaders is a free leadership opportunity available to all student...

  • Massage Chair/Relaxation Room Opens at the Wellness Center

    August 27, 2014

    Our much anticipated massage chair is finally here! Free to all MSUM students. Sign up online. 20 min time slots free for all MSUM students. $4/20 minutes for all non-students. Follow the link on ...

  • Get involved on campus with MSUSA

    August 27, 2014

    Looking to get involved on campus? MSUSA is in need of campus committee members! Since 1967, the Minnesota State University Students Association has served public college students by lobbying and ad...

  • MSUM exchange student named finalist in both TV news and TV sports photography

    August 26, 2014

    The Society of Professional Journalists selected Stian Michalsen, a Norwegian exchange student who studied at Minnesota State University Moorhead during the spring semester of 2013, as a national fin...

  • Sixth annual Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival set for Sept. 12 and 13

    August 26, 2014

    The Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Film Festival seeks to celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender lived experience through the visions of innovative film and video makers. We screen films and videos th...

  • Music students perform with Dan Brekke Band at The Hub

    August 25, 2014

    Music students Matthew Tinjum (Jazz Studies) and Joel Kingsley (Music Industry), performed with the Dan Brekke Band, which opened for the Eli Young Band at a recent performance at The Hub in Fargo. Ti...

  • Student Conor Lee, jazz studies, receives Career Development Grant

    August 25, 2014

    Jazz Studies student Conor Lee received a Career Development Grant from the Lake Region Arts Council. Lee will use the grant to learn two music composition and editing software programs. Lee works wit...

  • Dr. Paul Sando consulted and quoted in Future Rail Magazine article

    August 25, 2014

    Dr. Paul Sando was again consulted and quoted in an article on railroad safety and oil transportation, this time at the international level. The publication is Future Rail Magazine, the author is Fr...

  • FREE Office 365 and OneDrive

    August 25, 2014

    Students: Need Microsoft Office for the new semester? Want a secure location to store your files and access them anywhere, on any device? We have a solution for you! Office 365 is FREE to MSU...

  • Tryout for the MSUM Men’s Soccer Club Team

    August 25, 2014

    Terra Firma Soccer Club Are you a skilled soccer player and you want to play some competitive soccer games for the school? Here is the chance for you to come and show your skills and dribbles. Try...

  • 2014-15 Annual Student Organization Registration system now ready for officers and advisors

    August 25, 2014

    Student Organization Officers and Advisors! The 2014-15 Annual Student Organization Registration system is now ready for you to complete the fall registration process! All current recognized student...

  • Fall 2014 Religious Studies Speaker Series

    August 25, 2014

    22 October: Dr. Annette Morrow, "Baptism as Transformation: the Curious Case of Christianity and Isis" 12 November: Dr. Jeremy Carney, "Aliens at the Altar – American Popular Culture and Religious ...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for August 25 – 29

    August 25, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for August 25th – 29th are available from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. (express) and made to order from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Monday, August 25th Sicilian Grilled Cheese w/ Chips - $5 G...

  • MSUM & WDAY Partner to Televise Dragon Games

    August 22, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead and WDAY announced last night that they will partner together to carry all 2014-15 home football and basketball conference games as well as 11 DragonsLIVE coaches...

  • Disability Resource Center making strides on campus

    August 22, 2014

    Greetings MSUM Community, The Disability Resource Center, formally known as Disability Services, is making strides to ensure that students with disabilities receive full access to MSUM classrooms...

  • Break out your red Dragon gear and join us at the FM RedHawks game

    August 22, 2014

    The week is upon us! We want you to break out your red Dragon Gear and join us at the FM RedHawks game, on August 24th at 1:00PM! Watch our very own President, Anne Blackhurst, as she throws the f...

  • Fall 2014 Start of Semester Reminders from the Records Office

    August 22, 2014

    Welcome to the 2014 Fall Semester! Before classes begin on August 25, 2014, we encourage you to take a look at the following reminders: Students should check their schedule on eServices frequently...

  • View the "Why We Have Dragon Pride" video

    August 21, 2014

    This morning at convocation, administration, faculty and staff had the pleasure of welcoming incoming freshmen and transfer students into the new school year. During the ceremony, we included this lig...

  • Watch WDAY tonight for an announcement on Dragon Athletics

    August 21, 2014

    Tonight, watch WDAY News at 6 p.m. for an announcement about Dragon Athletics....

  • Finalists for Director of Public Safety on campus week of Aug. 25

    August 21, 2014

    Finalists for the Director of Public Safety will be on campus the week of August 25, 2014.  Marc Baetsch Mark Baetsch has been Public Safety Sergeant at MSUM since 2006. He was a police officer ...

  • Practice your English with the English Language Tutor Program

    August 21, 2014

    International Student Services wants to let you know about our English Language Tutor Program. This is a program that helps connect incoming international students who are wanting to practice their ...

  • Basic Drawing Now Open to Non-Majors

    August 21, 2014

    Interested in learning how to draw? Good news! Non-majors are now able to sign up for basic drawing. The course that is available for non-art majors is: Course: ART 101 (000049) - Basic Drawing 1...

  • Try out for the MSUM Cheer Team Aug. 29

    August 21, 2014

    MSUM Cheer Team Tryouts Are Approaching! When? Friday, August 29th Time? 5 - 7 p.m. * please show up at 4:45 p.m. to register Where? Dance Studio at Nemzek Hall Guys and Girls Welcome! ...

  • Take a tour of the newly renovated Livingston Lord Library and Technology Center

    August 21, 2014

    Do you have 20 minutes to spare? Have you seen the newly renovated MSUM Library yet? Stop in and take a tour on the newly renovated Livingston Lord Library and Technology Center and learn about serv...

  • Blackhurst presidency off and running

    August 20, 2014

    Homecoming Week at Minnesota State University Moorhead Sept. 22 – 27 will feature the typical celebratory events. There will be a neighborhood block party on Sept. 22, academic deans will compete fo...

  • SMART Start for MSUM Students

    August 20, 2014

    by Aries Serrano, Reporter August 18, 2014 College can be a scary experience for many incoming freshmen,but MSUM is easing the transition for some students. With thousands of students coming into...

  • Women’s and Gender Studies, Philosophy and Sustainability Students Contribute to the Success of FEMMSS5, an international conference

    August 20, 2014

    Women’s and Gender Studies, Philosophy and Sustainability students contribute to the success of the conference Science, Technology and Gender:  Challenges and Opportunities, held by the Association fo...

  • Register online to order your 2014-2015 parking permit

    August 20, 2014

    Need a parking permit? Please register online to order your 2014-2015 General Pass. Want it to be ready as soon as possible? Apply it to your student bill!...

  • Watch Valley News Live tomorrow morning for MSUM segments

    August 19, 2014

    The Valley News Live morning show Valley Today will feature live segments from MSUM tomorrow between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m.  Reporter Kristi Larson will discuss back-to-school matters including freshman mo...

  • This week's MSUM Dining retail hours listed

    August 19, 2014

    Click here to view this weeks MSUM Dining retail hours....

  • Another Bohl emerges as defensive leader for Dragons

    August 18, 2014

    By Eric Peterson on Aug 14, 2014 at 11:44 p.m. MOORHEAD – When Aaron Bohl decided to play football at Minnesota State Moorhead a few years ago, he viewed having his dad nearby as a bonus. ...

  • Student Organization Officers, take note of these important dates

    August 18, 2014

    Attention Student Organization Officers! As the academic year approaches, here are some important dates to mark in your calendars! 1. Sidewalk Café - Saturday, August 23, 2014, from 11am-2pm, spon...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for August 18 – 22

    August 18, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for August 18th – 22nd available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Monday, August 18th BLT Flatbread Sandwich - $6 Tuesday, August 19th Chicken Cordon Bl...

  • MSUM’s fall semester kicks off with Welcome Week Aug. 20 – 24

    August 18, 2014

    Fall classes for Minnesota State University Moorhead’s 2014-15 academic year begin Monday, August 25. Welcome Week for incoming freshmen and transfer students is Aug. 20 – 24. MSUM puts on one of ...

  • Campus Sustainability seeks volunteers for 3rd annual Kung-Fu Box-O-Rama move-in day event

    August 15, 2014

    Volunteers are needed on Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 4-6 p.m. to help decorate and setup, and Wednesday, Aug. 21 for two-hour shifts between 8 a.m.-6 p.m.  Anyone interested in volunteering is encouraged ...

  • Professor Brad Bachmeier selected to include two ceramic works in upcoming invitational exhibit

    August 14, 2014

    Professor Brad Bachmeier selected to include two ceramic works in the upcoming invitational exhibit: Under the Dakota Sky: An Exhibition Celebrating 125 Years of Statehood The North Dakota Art Gal...

  • MSU Moorhead Day at the FM RedHawks game is August 24

    August 14, 2014

    Join us for MSU Moorhead Day at the FM RedHawks game on August 24th, at 1 p.m.! Wear your red Dragon Gear, for our REDOUT, to show your Dragon Pride while cheering on the RedHawks and for a chance t...

  • A few tickets still available to see MSUM's Fuego Tropical with the FM Symphony Thursday night!

    August 13, 2014

    Only a few reserved seats are still available for the "Symphony Rocks" concert event this coming Thursday night at Bluestem in Moorhead! MSUM's own "Fuego Tropical" Steeldrum and World Music Ensembl...

  • Student Recycling Service is recruiting for the 14-15 school year

    August 13, 2014

    MSUM’s Office of Campus Sustainability and its Student Recycling Service (SRS) are currently recruiting several Student Recycler positions.  Student Recyclers are responsible for emptying recyclin...

  • M-5 lot switched from coin-meter stations to Paymaster stall-based system

    August 13, 2014

    M-5 lot by the Comstock Memorial Union has been switched from coin-meter stations to a Paymaster stall-based system. Parking in that lot will be free until the machine is up and running. See meter r...

  • Submit poetry, prose, and/or visual art to Red Weather by Sept. 15

    August 13, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creat...

  • Check out the newly launched Moorhead Magazine online edition

    August 13, 2014

    If you can't wait to receive your print edition of the Minnesota State University Moorhead Magazine, check out our newly launched online magazine website. In our online edition, we have included addit...

  • Register for DragonFest 2014

    August 12, 2014

    DragonFest 2014 is Sept. 10th! Join the annual celebration of Dragon Pride. Your department, student organization, office or business is welcome to participate. Fest takes place in the campus mall f...

  • MSUM alums find work at Medora

    August 11, 2014

    By Meghan Feir When many people think of North Dakotan terrain, they often forget about the landscape surrounding Medora. Nestled in the heart of the badlands, the little village is the summer home...

  • Get tickets now to see MSUM's Poco Fuego with the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony and Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome at Bluestem

    August 11, 2014

    Poco Fuego, a smaller version of MSUM's famed Steeldrum and World Music Ensemble "Fuego Tropical," will perform this coming Thursday, August 14 at 8 p.m. at the Bluestem Amphitheater in south Moorhe...

  • 2013-2014 parking permits expire this Friday

    August 11, 2014

    Please be advised that 2013-2014 Parking Permits expire on August 15th, 2014. Haven't registered for a permit yet? Register online at the Parking website!...

  • Limited time dining offers now available for off-campus students, faculty and staff

    August 11, 2014

    Special Dining Offers are now available for off-campus students, faculty and staff for a limited time. Save up to $175 on our Kise plans or $149 on our Dragon Dollar plans. Click here to view al...

  • C-Store daily specials for August 11 – 15

    August 11, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for August 11th – 15th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, August 11th Ham Mac & Cheese - $3.99 Tuesday, August 12th Pulled Pork + Homema...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for August 11 – 15

    August 11, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for August 11th – 15th available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Monday, August 11th Chicken Bacon Ranch Flatbread - $6 Tuesday, August 12th Sic...

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletins are on website

    August 8, 2014

    The 2014-15 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletins are now LIVE on the website. To access the bulletin, go to mnstate.edu/degreesandprograms.aspx and click on the right hand link “Explore the Undergra...

  • T.J. Hansen selected to participate in the 2014-2015 Leadership Fargo Moorhead West Fargo program

    August 7, 2014

    Tonya Jo (T.J.) Hansen, an Economics faculty member, has been selected to participate in the 2014-2015 Leadership Fargo Moorhead West Fargo program sponsored by the Chamber. MSUM is sponsoring Hansen....

  • Wellness Center Fall Group Exercise Schedule Begins August 25

    August 7, 2014

    Wellness Center Fall Group Exercise Schedule Begins August 25th. Fall 2014 schedule Follow our Facebook page for changes and the most up-to-date schedule throughout the semester....

  • Red Weather seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art for 34th volume

    August 6, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creat...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for August 6 – 8

    August 6, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for August 6th – 8th available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Wednesday, August 6th BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich - $5 Thursday, August 7th Grilled ...

  • C-Store daily specials for August 6 - 8

    August 6, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for August 6th - 8th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday, August 6th Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwich w/ Potato Chips - $3.99 Thursday, August ...

  • Colleges cater to students' entrepreneurial ambitions

    August 5, 2014

    Article published on MPR News Aug. 4, 2014. By Alex Friedrich Empowered by technology and impatient with the limits of conventional jobs, an increasing number of Minnesota college students are...

  • Asteroid named for MSUM Alumnus Sherry Fieber-Beyer

    August 5, 2014

    The asteroid 14825 Fieber-Beyer was named for Dr. Sherry Fieber-Beyer by the International Astronomical Union in mid-July. Dr. Fieber-Beyer, who graduated from MSUM with a B.A. in Physics with Empha...

  • MSUM installs webcam

    August 4, 2014

    The MSUM Marketing and Communications Office, with assistance from the Information Technology Department, has installed a webcam facing the center of the campus mall, providing viewers live streaming ...

  • Physics and Astronomy faculty presented at American Association of Physics Teachers conference

    August 4, 2014

    John Buncher, Matt Craig, Steve Lindaas and Ananda Shastri, all of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, attended the American Association of Physics Teachers conference last week. Matt Craig pre...

  • Save the date - Grand Opening and ribbon cutting of MSUM Livingston Lord Library

    August 1, 2014

    In conjunction with MSUM Homecoming Week, the MSUM Livingston Lord Library's Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony is scheduled in the Library at 1 pm on Thursday, Sept. 25. There will be a brie...

  • RAM Tour and Forum, August 14, 2014

    August 1, 2014

    Tour of Pactiv  Manufacturing   and  Forum on Recycling, Composting, Waste Reduction  at Colleges , City and County level  in Moorhead MN 10 A.M. Registration at Comstock Memorial Union, Minnesota...

  • Special Dining Offers are now available for off-campus students, faculty and staff

    August 1, 2014

    Save up to $175 on our Kise plans or $149 on our Dragon Dollar plans. Click here to view all of our different offers and purchase one today...

  • MSUM student presented work at University of Kansas Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session

    July 31, 2014

    MSUM student Constance Anderson was one of the presenters who attended and  presented work as part of the University of Kansas Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session, which took place July 25...

  • College for Kids says "Thank You"

    July 30, 2014

    I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to the entire MSUM campus community for helping to make College for Kids a success this summer. We had record-breaking enrollment this summer w...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 29 – August 1

    July 29, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 29th – August 1st available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Tuesday, July 29th BLT on Flatbread Sandwich - $6 Wednesday, July 30th Cari...

  • C-Store daily specials for July 29 – August 1

    July 29, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for July 29th – August 1st available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 29th Hot Turkey Sandwich - $3.99 Wednesday, July 30th French Dip Sandwic...

  • MSUM Green Dragons help with river cleanup

    July 28, 2014

    Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Dragon Red was all about Dragon Green today. Students with MSUM's Green Dragon Club got in canoes and cleaned up the riverbanks along the Red. MSUM has an active "Off...

  • A reminder about recycling

    July 28, 2014

    MSUM offers recycling services in every building on campus, and the Office of Campus Sustainability appreciates everyone’s efforts to divert waste from landfill.  Frankly, we’re doing a great job!  Bu...

  • Renew your Reserved Permits soon!

    July 28, 2014

    Have a Reserved Permit last year? Want it again? Renew your permit with the Parking Office as soon as possible!...

  • New Staff in Housing and Residential Life

    July 25, 2014

    Joe Hazelton will be joining Housing and Residential Life on August 6 as the Associate Director. Joe Hazelton is currently a Property Management Associate with Cedar Management, Inc. in Fridley, Min...

  • Dr. Kandace Creel Falcón presented paper at inaugural Latina/o Studies conference in Chicago

    July 22, 2014

    Dr. Kandace Creel Falcón (Women's and Gender Studies) presented a paper, "Railway Origins: Uncovering the Tracks of Mexicana Lives in Kansas via Chicana Feminist Methodologies" at the inaugural Lati...

  • CMU C-Store daily specials for July 22-25

    July 22, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for July 22nd – 25th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 22nd Hot Beef & Cheddar Sandwich w/ Homemade Potato Chips - $4.59 Wednesday...

  • Graphic design or event & customer relations internships open at MSUM Dining

    July 21, 2014

    Looking for an internship this coming school year? MSUM Dining has two available! Become part of our team with our graphic design or event & customer relations internships. Visit www.mnstate...

  • Red Weather seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art

    July 21, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creat...

  • Register for your 2014-15 parking permit

    July 21, 2014

    Parking on campus next year? Don't forget to register for your 2014-2015 Permit! www.mnstate.edu/parking/...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 21 - 25

    July 21, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 21st - 25th available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Monday, July 21st Sicilian Grilled Cheese - $5 Tuesday, July 22nd Chicken Bacon R...

  • Fraudulent tax returns scam at universities

    July 18, 2014

    The FBI’s Cyber Division has been alerted to a scam victimizing college and university employees. After the employees file their tax returns, they later learn tax returns were already filed using thei...

  • Parking closures Aug. 17

    July 17, 2014

    Please do not park in G-9 lot (West strip of Nemzek) and F-1 lot (North of Nemzek) on Thursday, July 17 while Maintenance stripes the spaces. Please direct questions to the Parking Office at 218.477...

  • TEDxYouth@Fargo - On Purpose

    July 16, 2014

    TEDxYouth is a great opportunity for young adults to experience a day of TEDx talks and adventures in Fargo for a very affordable ticket price! The morning is filled with Fargo-Moorhead-based advent...

  • Early Education Center family featured in the Forum

    July 15, 2014

    A story in the Forum’s Sunday paper featured a family from MSUM’s Early Education Center. You can read the story here. A benefit will be held for the Sylstad family on Friday, July 18. If you go ...

  • Parts of M5 and G7 parking lots closed

    July 15, 2014

    Please do not park in the barricaded halves of the M5 (CMU) and G7 (Holmquist) lots on Tuesday, July 15. Please direct questions to the Parking Office at 218.477.2675. Thanks....

  • MSUM garners 11th Goldwater award in 13 years

    July 14, 2014

    Biology Student Among 283 in Nation Awarded Goldwater Scholarship MSUM senior Evangeline Holley was among 283 students from across the nation selected to receive a $7,500 award from the Barry M. Go...

  • MSUM’s experimental planting of native prairie in full bloom this summer

    July 14, 2014

    MSUM’s experimental planting of native prairie is in full bloom this summer.  The area was planted two years ago along 11th Street across from Owens Hall and boasts several varieties of native grasses...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 14 – 18

    July 14, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 14th – 18th available from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. or while supplies last. Monday, July 14th Turkey Club on Ciabatta - $6 Tuesday, July 15th Chicken Fajita ...

  • Lot striping in lots G-8 and M-5 today

    July 14, 2014

    Lot striping delayed by rain in lots G-8 and M-5. Please expect the lots to be closed for striping on Monday, July 14th....

  • CMU C-Store daily specials for July 14 – 18

    July 14, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for July 14th – 18th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, July 14th Ham Mac & Cheese - $3.99 Tuesday, July 15th Pulled Pork + Homemade Pot...

  • Straw Hat Players closes with beloved "Fiddler on the Roof"

    July 11, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre opens its fifth and final show of the summer – "Fiddler on the Roof" – today, July 10. The show repeats tomorrow, July 11; and ag...

  • Volunteers needed for TEDxFargo event

    July 11, 2014

    TEDx is coming to Fargo on Thursday, July 24 and needs volunteers to help, specifically from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (but also all day) on July 24. The motto of this year’s conference is “On Purpose.” You ca...

  • Do not park in lots G-8 and M-5 today

    July 11, 2014

    Please do not park in G-8 lot (north of Nemzek) or in M-5 lot (CMU/Library) on Friday the 11th while maintenance stripes the lots. Please direct questions to the Parking Office at 218.477.2675...

  • Please do not park in G-1 or R-1 lots today

    July 10, 2014

    Please do not park in G-1 or R-1 lots on Thursday, July 10 so that maintenance may stripe the spaces. Anyone who normally parks in those areas may park in G-11 lot (south of the Snarr Complex) for f...

  • Moorhead Police Dept. conducting training exercises on campus July 8-10

    July 10, 2014

    July 8-10, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Moorhead Police Department will be administering training exercises for new officers in West Snarr Hall. Training will include Force on Force scenario-based ...

  • M4 metered lot now off-limits

    July 9, 2014

    The M4 metered lot (West of Hagen Hall) will be off-limits to customers effective immediately as the lot is being renovated to create more General parking spaces. Customers who use the metered parki...

  • Lots R1, R2, R6 and HH closed today during maintenance

    July 9, 2014

    Please stay out of R1, R2, R6, and HH lots on Wednesday, July 9 while maintenance stripes the areas. Reserved permit holders may overflow into General parking spaces while their lots are being strip...

  • Sociology Graduates Publish Second Article with Dr. Vigilant

    July 8, 2014

    Dr. Lee Garth Vigilant (SOC/CJ), Tyler C. Anderson, and Lauren Wold Trefethren have published the second article in their research on homeschooling families in Sociological Spectrum, Vol. 34, No. 4:...

  • CodeRED phone numbers now recognizable for Cass/Clay residents

    July 8, 2014

    CodeRED emergency/non-emergency calls to the residents of Cass and Clay Counties will now come from local phone numbers. In the past, these important calls had come from numbers with 866 and 855 ar...

  • M2 and R3 Lots will be closed for routine lot maintenance today

    July 8, 2014

    M2 and R3 Lots will be closed for routine lot maintenance Tuesday, July 8. Guests of the metered lot may choose meters in M1 or M3, reserved permit holders in that lot may park in General parking fo...

  • CMU C-Store daily specials for July 8 – 11

    July 8, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for July 8th – 11th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 8th Popcorn Chicken Mashed Potato Bowl - $3.99 Wednesday, July 9th Hot Ham &...

  • G2 Parking Lot (West of the Center for Business) closed today

    July 7, 2014

    G2 Parking Lot (West of the Center for Business) will be closed Monday, July 7, for striping of the parking spaces. Please do not park in the lot until the barricades are removed by Maintenance pers...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 7 - 11

    July 7, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 7 - 11: Monday, July 7th Hot Ham & Cheese w/ Chips - $5 Tuesday, July 8th Tuna Melt w/ Chips - $5 Wednesday, July 9th Sloppy Joes w/ Chips - ...

  • MSUM Grads Get Hired

    July 3, 2014

    97 percent find employment in their field BY DANIELLE REBEL, Marketing Intern As students graduate from college, one common thought is on their minds – finding the job of their dreams. Minnes...

  • MSU Moorhead Celebrates 42nd Annual Fourth of July tomorrow

    July 3, 2014

    This year marks Minnesota State University Moorhead’s 42nd annual Fourth of July celebration beginning at 6:30 p.m. at and around Nemzek Stadium on 17th St. between 6th and 9th Ave. S. Kids’ activi...

  • Wellness Center hours for July 3-6

    July 3, 2014

    Wellness Center 4th of July Hours Thursday 3rd 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday 4th & Sat 5th- CLOSED Sunday 6th- Regular Hours...

  • CMU closed Friday

    July 2, 2014

    The Comstock Memorial Union will be closed on Friday, July 4. Enjoy the holiday!...

  • Fargo-Moorhead Pride celebrations August 17

    July 2, 2014

    The Fargo-Moorhead Pride celebrations are near! The Pride Collective and Community Center have organized many events to participate in including All-Ages Bowling, Pride in the Park, Youth Pride Drag...

  • Maintenance striping parking lots in near future

    July 2, 2014

    Dear Dragons, Please be advised that, weather permitting, Maintenance will be striping parking lots in the near future. Reserved permit holders may park in General lots for the time being. Als...

  • Alumni from Cinema Arts & Digital Technology sweep the competition at Minneapolis 48 Hour Film Project

    July 1, 2014

    Several alumni from Cinema Arts & Digital Technology swept the competition at the Minneapolis 48 Hour Film Project earlier this month. Andrew Neill, Eric Carlson, Marcus Mann, Sam Johnson, and Cra...

  • Dragons’ football glory days chronicled

    July 1, 2014

    By Eric Peterson Moorhead - Larry Scott remembers a time when the Minnesota State Moorhead football team won games at places like South Dakota State and regularly made the playoffs. Th...

  • 2014-2015 Academic Department Chairs announced

    July 1, 2014

    Michelle Malott, Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, announces the 2014-2015 Academic Department Chairs. 2014-2015 Department Chairs...

  • Music major brings Uruguayan master drummer Álvaro Salas to hometown

    July 1, 2014

    With a grant he obtained from Minnesota-Uruguay Partners of the Americas, and through the relationship between the sister cities of Montevideo, Minn., and Montevideo, Uruguay, Andy Stermer, ’14, Music...

  • Dragon Cross Country and Track & Field hosting selective tryouts for 2014-2015 seasons

    July 1, 2014

    This fall, Dragon Cross Country and Track & Field will be hosting selective tryouts for the 2014-2015 seasons. If you have experience racing 800m-5,000m and/or cross country please email Head Cr...

  • Early Education Center bake sale today

    July 1, 2014

    The children of the Early Education Center will be having a bake sale on Tuesday, July 1st from 10 a.m. to noon (or when sold out) in the campus mall area outside of Lommen Hall. All of the proceeds...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 1 – 3

    July 1, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for July 1 – 3. Tuesday, July 1st BLT Flatbread w/ Chips - $6 Wednesday, July 2nd Turkey Club on Ciabatta - $6 Thursday, July 3rd Grilled Cheese w/ Soup -...

  • C-Store daily specials for July 1 and 2

    July 1, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for July 1 – July 2 available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 1st Hot Turkey Sandwich - $3.99 Wednesday, July 2nd French Dip Sandwich - $4.99...

  • Into the Lake releasing debut EP, "The Pre-Flight"

    June 26, 2014

    Into The Lake is an indie rock/folk band that formed in the music department at MSUM. On July 29th they will release their debut EP entitled The Pre-Flight, which was recorded at MSUM's own Dragon S...

  • Fall 2014 Dates and Deadlines Calendar available now

    June 26, 2014

    The Fall 2014 Dates and Deadlines Pocket Calendar has arrived! Feel free to stop by the Records Office in Owens 104 to pick some up....

  • 2014 Hornbacher's Gobble It Up for United Way $5 Lunch today

    June 26, 2014

    WHAT:   2014 Hornbacher's Gobble It Up for United Way $5 Lunch WHEN:   Thursday, June 26 | 11AM-1PM WHERE:  Pick up your meal at your favorite local Hornbacher's location: ·        Hornbacher'...

  • Philosophy professor emeritus Charles Magel donates $800,000 to MSUM

    June 25, 2014

    For 100 years, Minnesota State University Moorhead was a college on the prairie without a philosophy department. That changed in 1962 with the arrival of philosopher and professor Charles Magel, who d...

  • You still have time to log your hours of service!

    June 25, 2014

    For the 125th anniversary, please log your volunteer hours! MSUM has committed to completing 125,000 volunteer hours from faculty, staff, students, and alumni in honor of MSUM’s 125th anniversary ...

  • Dr. Lisa Stewart and psychology graduate students contribute to success of ND RTI conference

    June 24, 2014

    Dr. Stewart and School Psychology Graduate Students contribute to success of ND RTI conference. The 4th Annual ND Response to Intervention Conference was held in Fargo, ND June 16, 17, 18. Over 380 ...

  • MSUM school supply drive will run through Wednesday, July 31

    June 24, 2014

    MSU Moorhead has joined with other Fargo-Moorhead organizations to help support the 16th Annual Community School Supply Drive & Distribution, sponsored by the United Way of Cass-Clay (UWCC). Th...

  • Red Weather seeking poetry, prose, and visual art for inclusion in first issue

    June 23, 2014

    Red Weather, the now-biannual literary journal edited and designed by students at MSUM, is seeking poetry, prose, and/or visual art (photos, drawings, illustrations, paintings, prints, and any creativ...

  • Updated Group Exercise Schedule at the Wellness Center

    June 23, 2014

    Go to our Facebook page for the most current schedule changes, building hour changes and other important updates. Summer-2014...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 23 – 27

    June 23, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 23rd – 27th Monday, June 23rd Fish Sandwich w/ Chips - $5 Tuesday, June 24th Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwich w/ Chips- $6 Wednesday, June 25th Chick...

  • C-Store daily specials for June 23 - 27 available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    June 23, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for June 23rd - 27th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, June 23rd Tator Tot Hotdish - $3.99 Tuesday, June 24th Hot Beef & Cheddar Sandwi...

  • Moorhead Public Service Drinking Water Quality Report

    June 20, 2014

    Below is the link to the Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) that Moorhead Public Service is required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to send out to all of their consumers by July 1 of each...

  • MnSCU Tuition Freeze Protecting Affordability

    June 19, 2014

    MnSCU tuition approximately one-half to one-fifth the cost of alternatives ST. PAUL, Minn., June 18, 2014 - Undergraduate tuition at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities will remain frozen in ...

  • Forum editorial: Szymanski got it done for MSUM

    June 19, 2014

    The challenges faced in 2008 by incoming Minnesota State University Moorhead President Edna Mora Szymanski seemed insurmountable. They were not. Szymanski surveyed a dangerous landscape, developed ...

  • President Edna’s retirement reception is this afternoon

    June 19, 2014

    Thursday, June 19 | 3 to 5 p.m. | Owens Hall Atrium The campus community is invited to a retirement reception honoring the leadership and service of MSUM’s 10th President Dr. Edna Mora Szymans...

  • Server updates on Thursday, June 19

    June 18, 2014

    Information Technology will be applying updates to servers on Thursday, June 19 from 5 to 7 a.m.. There might be a slight interruption in services during this time period....

  • Straw Hat Players' production of "Funny Girl," June 17-20

    June 18, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre opens its third show of the summer -- "Funny Girl," a PG-13-rated musical with hits like “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” “I’m the Grea...

  • Moorhead Police Dept. conducting training exercises today on campus

    June 17, 2014

    On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 1-5 p.m., the Moorhead Police Department will be administering training exercises for new officers in West Snarr Hall. Training will include practicing the proper way to...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 16 – 20

    June 16, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 16 – 20: Monday, June 16th Sicilian Grilled Cheese - $5 Tuesday, June 17th Chicken Bacon Ranch Flatbread - $6 Wednesday, June 18th Turkey Club on...

  • C-Store daily specials for June 16 – 20

    June 16, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for June 16 – 20 available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, June 16th Ham Mac & Cheese - $3.99 Tuesday, June 17th Pulled Pork Sandwich w/ Homema...

  • Larry Scott publishes book on legendary MSUM football coach, Ross Fortier

    June 13, 2014

    Sports information director emeritus Larry Scott has published a book on the life and legacy of football coach Ross Fortier. Fortier, who signed on as head football coach at Moorhead State College in ...

  • C-Store will have extended hours June 11-13

    June 11, 2014

    The Comstock Memorial Union C-Store will have extended open hours from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. June 11 - 13....

  • Straw Hat’s "Doubt" opens tonight

    June 10, 2014

    Local actress Carrie Wintersteen plays Sister Aloysius Beauvier in Doubt, a powerful play by John Patrick Shanley opening Tuesday, June 10 on the Gaede Stage in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts at...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 10 – 13

    June 10, 2014

    Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 10 – 13: Tuesday, June 10th BBQ Chicken Sandwich w/ Chips - $5 Wednesday, June 11th Italian Flatbread Sandwich - $6 Thursday, June 12th Grilled C...

  • Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for June 10 – 13

    June 10, 2014

    Comstock Memorial Union C-Store daily specials for June 10 – 13 available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 10th Popcorn Chicken Mashed Potato Bowl - $3.99 Wednesday, June 11th Hot Ham &...

  • Instructional Technology Services has moved to the second floor of the Library

    June 9, 2014

    Instructional Technology Services has moved to the second floor of the Library, Room 203. They can still be reached at 477-2603, or support@mnstate.edu.  ...

  • Summer Cinema Series Opens with It, starring Clara Bow

    June 9, 2014

    Mondays in July feature silent films Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Summer Cinema Series enters its 38th season with two adventure films, one romantic comedy and an evening of silent comedy ...

  • Share your memories of Roland Dille

    June 6, 2014

    In honor of the life of Dr. Roland Dille and the impact he made in the lives of others, please share your memories of Roland by emailing your stories and photos to marketingteam@mnstate.edu. You can ...

  • Club Baseball Team Places Nationally

    June 4, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Baseball Club attends Division II World Series By Danielle Rebel It was a year of firsts for the MSUM Dragon Baseball Club. The Dragons made it to the National Club Baseball Assoc...

  • Student journalists, broadcasters bring home honors

    June 4, 2014

    Fifteen students and two mass communications classes took home 25 awards at the 2014 North Dakota Professional Communicators (NDPC) College Communications Contest, held on May 9. The NDPC contest i...

  • Presidential, a poem written by Mark Vinz for Roland Dille

    June 4, 2014

    Presidential Written by English Professor Emeritus Mark Vinz for Roland Dille's funeral Sorting through old files today I came across a letter dated over thirty years ago, an apology you d...

  • Dr. Dille contemplates girls' names

    June 4, 2014

    The following poem was read at President Dille’s funeral, May 31, 2014, by Rev. Mary Suomala Folkerds. He gave it to her this past year. An Old Man Contemplates the Names of the Dassel-Cokato Girl ...

  • MSUM graduates start ‘Hack Fargo’

    June 3, 2014

    Justin Tuchek and Sri Kadimisetty on winning team at Startup Weekend  No talk; all action. This phrase encompasses the idea behind Fargo’s Startup Weekend, which was held March 8-9 at th...

  • Get Your Green Summer On: Green Dragons hosting grill-out at state park

    June 3, 2014

    The Green Dragons will be holding a meeting on June 11 at 4 p.m. Join us for a relaxing grill-out at Buffalo State Park and learn about our upcoming events and activities. Anyone is welcome. We will b...

  • MSUM Student Films Rock the Misfit Film Festival

    June 2, 2014

    The Misfit Film Festival was held Sunday, June 1 in downtown Fargo, between the Fargo Theatre, Ecce Art Gallery and Studio 222. Many student projects produced in the MSUM Film Production program were ...

  • Buffalo River Trail Run this Saturday

    June 2, 2014

    Buffalo River Trail Run Saturday, June 7, 2014 5K/10K Trail Run 8 a.m. Start Time Celebrate National Trails Day by running the 4th Annual Buffalo River Trail Run. First 350 registrants will re...

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for June 2 – 6

    June 2, 2014

    Monday, June 2nd Flatbread Club Sandwich - $6 Tuesday, June 3rd Alfredo Mac and Cheese w/ Bacon - $6 Wednesday, June 4th Breakfast Skillet - $5 Thursday, June 5th Grilled Cheese w/ Soup -...

  • C-Store daily specials for June 2 – 6

    June 2, 2014

    Here are this week’s C-Store daily specials for June 2nd – 6th available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, June 2nd Spaghetti w/ Meat Sauce, Garden Salad & Garlic Breadstick - $4.99 Tuesday, Ju...

  • Roland Dille funeral arrangements and obituary

    May 30, 2014

    The funeral for Dr. Roland Dille will be held on Saturday, May 31 at 2 p.m. at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Moorhead, with visitation one hour before the service. Visitation will also...

  • Paying it Forward: MSUM students surprise Make-A-Wish® North Dakota

    May 30, 2014

    Danielle Rebel, Intern, Marketing & Communications A surprise donation was made to Make-A-Wish® North Dakota at the MSUM School of Business’ Executive Mentorship Appreciation Dinner May 1. T...

  • D2L Unavailable Tonight at 10 p.m.

    May 30, 2014

    Desire2Learn will be unavailable to all users starting TONIGHT, May 30, at 10 p.m. - MnSCU anticipates D2L will be available at Saturday, May 31, at 8 p.m. - Desire2Learn will be upgraded from v...

  • Add to your Dragon Dollars three different ways

    May 30, 2014

    Running low on Dragon Dollars? Starting today, you now have 3 different ways to refill. 1.       Add funds online by visiting get.cbord.com/mnstate 2.       Call 218-477-2836 (Please have your D...

  • Forum editorial: No one did it the way Dille did

    May 29, 2014

    Roland Dille was among a very few who, as they say, owned the room. His outsized personality was matched by his intellectual depth. His public speaking skills were nourished by his credibility. His ...

  • Dr. Randy Cagle to serve as Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

    May 29, 2014

    Official announcement sent by Dr. Anne Blackhurst: I am pleased to announce that Dr. Randy Cagle has agreed to serve as Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, effective July 1, 2014...

  • Winners of the 10th MSUM Read Aloud Book Awards selected

    May 29, 2014

    Eighteen regional teachers and librarians, along with 197 MSUM students, read aloud 220 picture books to 20,081 children during the 10th anniversary Read Aloud Book Awards event. The winners and honor...

  • Straw Hat Kicks Off Season with Bubbly Musical Comedy Suds

    May 29, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre opens its 51st season with the musical Suds, a PG-13-rated revue featuring hits like “Respect,” “You Can’t Hurry Love,” and “Chap...

  • Discounted personal training available at the Wellness Center all summer

    May 29, 2014

    Students, did you know you can have a personal trainer whip you into shape for as little as $11 a session! That's less money than ordering take-out once a week! Our mission is to get you to your fi...

  • Dille Bids Farewell to MSU Presidency

    May 28, 2014

    The Advocate, May 19, 1994 Closing a distinguished career of over 31 years at MSU, President Roland Dille looks forward to leaving the presidency this coming summer. He expects to spend more time v...

  • Chance Cole, 2014, Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies, hired by Pretty Bird studio in Los Angeles

    May 28, 2014

    Chance Cole, 2014, Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies, was hired by Pretty Bird, a studio in Los Angeles where he previously interned. He will be a production assistant with the company, which cre...

  • Dragon Café temporarily closed this morning

    May 28, 2014

    Dragon Café will be temporarily closed from 10:25 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. today (Wednesday, May 28) due to a scheduled electrical power shutoff....

  • Don't forget to confirm your reserved lot parking permit

    May 28, 2014

    Reserved Lot Parking Permit holders will need to check their email inbox for a message from the Parking Office if they want to renew their Reserve Parking Permit for the 2014-2015 academic year. A res...

  • Campus Wireless Unavailable - Thursday, May 29 from 7-9 a.m.

    May 28, 2014

    On Thursday, May 29 at 7 a.m., we will be relocating the last components of our campus network back into the Library Data Center. We expect this work to last about two hours. During this time, the cam...

  • Moorhead students graduate amid tweet celebration

    May 27, 2014

    Posted by: Katie Humphrey Updated: May 23, 2014 - 2:04 PM Congratulations, graduates of Minnesota State University Moorhead. You've earned your degrees and shown some social media savvy. Cap-an...

  • A leader of Dragons: Former MSUM President Roland Dille dies at 89

    May 27, 2014

    By: Kia Farhang and John Lamb, INFORUM MOORHEAD - Roland Dille, who championed the liberal arts and racial diversity as the longest-serving president of Minnesota State University Moorhead, died Mo...

  • MSUM chemistry major Connie Anderson selected as a Chemistry Ambassador

    May 27, 2014

    MSUM Chemistry major Connie Anderson was selected as a Chemistry Ambassador for her work on active chemical demonstration display cases. The Chemistry Ambassadors program is sponsored by the American ...

  • Trail Run registrations due June 4

    May 27, 2014

    You are invited to celebrate National Trails Day by participating in the 4th Annual Buffalo River Trail Run (5K & 10K) Saturday, June 7 at 8 a.m. at the MSUM Regional Science Center and Buffalo Ri...

  • MSUM Dining summer office hours

    May 27, 2014

    Please note our MSUM Dining summer office hours. Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Friday: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m....

  • Dragon Café summer daily specials for May 27 – 30

    May 27, 2014

    Tuesday, May 27th – Chicken Alfredo $6 Wednesday, May 28th – Sloppy Joes $5 Thursday, May 29th – Grilled Cheese w/ Soup $5 Friday, May 30th – Cheeseburger w/ Chips $5 All specials include ...

  • Dragon Café will be temporarily closed tomorrow

    May 27, 2014

    PLEASE NOTE: Dragon Café will be temporarily closed tomorrow (Wednesday, May 28th ) from 10:25 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. due to a scheduled electrical power shutoff....

  • Summer Parking Lot Enforcement

    May 27, 2014

    Ticketing in MSUM Parking Lots will continue as usual throughout the summer. Please address any parking questions to the Parking Office by calling 218.477.2675 or emailing parking@mnstate.edu. Plea...

  • Featured daily specials this week at the C-Store

    May 27, 2014

    Try our featured daily specials this week at the C-Store available from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Monday, May 26th Closed Tuesday, May 27th Tater Tot Hotdish & 20oz Freestyle drink combo - $4.99 ...

  • CMU closed Monday

    May 23, 2014

    Please note that the Comstock Memorial Union will be closed on Monday, May 26 for Memorial Day. You can see all the summer hours for the student union on our website....

  • Wellness Center opening at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28

    May 23, 2014

    Wellness Center opening at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, May 28 due to facility maintenance....

  • Desire2Learn 10.3 upgrade is coming soon!

    May 23, 2014

    Desire2Learn will be unavailable to all users starting Friday, May 30 at 10 p.m., for the 10.3 upgrade. MnSCU anticipates that D2L will be available again on Saturday, May 31, at 10 p.m. Desire2...

  • Provide feedback for Director of Student Union & Activities finalists by Monday

    May 23, 2014

    Feedback for Director of Student Union & Activities finalists will be accepted until Monday, May 26. To provide feedback please visit this site. ...

  • Copy2Print Summer Hours

    May 23, 2014

    Copy2Print Summer Hours are 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. M-F starting on May 19, 2014. Have a good summer....

  • Open forums for Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs candidates Wednesday, May 28

    May 22, 2014

    On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, two candidates will interview for the position of Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Both candidates will host an open forum where they will introdu...

  • "Baldwin man who sat front and center of history: Former MSUM professor tells story of New York Times military writer"

    May 22, 2014

    By: Ross F. Collins, North Dakota State University, INFORUM "Baldwin of the Times: Hanson W. Baldwin, a Military Journalist’s Life, 1903-1991" By Robert B. Davies, Annapolis, MD: Naval Institu...

  • All campus dining locations closed Monday

    May 22, 2014

    As a reminder, all campus dining retail locations will be closed Monday, May 26th in honor of Memorial Day....

  • Biosciences faculty and undergraduates publish paper in international peer-reviewed journal Hydrobiologia

    May 21, 2014

    Brian Wisenden, Dan McEwen, Bee Wisenden and Ellen Brisch, Biosciences faculty, and Tony Stumbo, Pat Self, Biosciences Undergraduates, have published a paper in the international peer-reviewed journal...

  • Dragon Café's summer daily specials

    May 21, 2014

    Dragon Café's summer daily specials are kicking off today with a 1/4 lb hot dog w/ chip and drink combo for only $5. Thursday, May 22nd - Grilled Cheese w/ Soup and drink for $5 Friday, May 23rd -...

  • Read Aloud Book Awards will be announced Thursday, May 22

    May 21, 2014

    The award and honor books for the Read Aloud Book Awards, sponsored by Livingston Lord Library, will be announced at 1:15 p.m., on Thursday, May 22, 2014. The announcement will be held at S.G. Reinert...

  • Interview schedule for interim Dean of Education & Human Services and Graduate Studies finalists

    May 21, 2014

    Two finalists for the position of Interim Dean of the College of Education and Human Services and Graduate Studies are scheduled to hold open forums for the MSUM community. The forums are scheduled fo...

  • MSUM Grad Doesn't Let Injury Stop Her From Graduating

    May 20, 2014

    by Krista Boehm May 16, 2014 After four, five or more years filled with sleepless nights and endless papers, thousands of Dragons can finally relax. All that hard work has paid off. It's gra...

  • Film studies grad on full-ride Ph.D. at IU

    May 20, 2014

    Film Studies graduate, Jesse Balzer, will begin Ph.D. studies at Indiana University's Film & Media Studies program fall 2014. Jesse will be on full funding (tuition waiver + Associate Instructor +...

  • C-Store offers new summer menu items

    May 20, 2014

    Stop on over to the C-Store and try some of our new summer offerings including: Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs Eggrolls Grab & Go Salads and Sandwiches Homemade Soups Nacho Cheese & Chips Fres...

  • Dragon Café - limited options today due to water shutoff

    May 20, 2014

    Dragon Café will only be offering Simply to Go and convenience items today due to the water shutoff....

  • Summer campus dining hours

    May 20, 2014

    Take note of our campus dining hours. C-Store Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED Dragon Café Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED Sub...

  • New hours beginning today at the Parking, Key & Card Office

    May 20, 2014

    The Parking, Key & Card Office at the Department of Public Safety is adopting new hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The change will take place on Monday, May 19. Please direct q...

  • MSUM commencement ceremonies take over Twitter

    May 19, 2014

    On Friday, Dragon pride swelled over social media as the two commencement ceremonies took place. Graduating seniors and audience members were encouraged to tweet their support, Dragon pride and excite...

  • Film Grads win big at Minneapolis Film Festival

    May 19, 2014

    MSUM Graduates won big at the Wizard World Film Festival in Minneapolis, May 1-3. Andrew Neill, Marcus Mann and Eric Carlson (2010 Graduates) and their Two Jackets Productions film company won the “Sp...

  • First interview for Director of Admissions will be held today at 2:15 p.m.

    May 19, 2014

    The first interview for the Director of Admissions will be held today, May 19th. You are invited to attend the Open Forum at 2:15 p.m. in CMU 205 for Ashley Weatherspoon. Ashley Weatherspoon is cur...

  • Limited service in the Dragon Café tomorrow

    May 19, 2014

    As a reminder, there will be limited service in the Dragon Café tomorrow (Tuesday, May 20th) due to water pipe maintenance. Only Simply to Go and convenience items will be available for purchase....

  • Water shutoff information for May 20

    May 19, 2014

    The following buildings will have their domestic water shutoff at 8:00am on Tuesday, May 20, 2014: Flora Frick, King, and Grier. The following buildings will not have hot water: Bridges, Center for th...

  • Creel Falcón named Women’s and Gender Studies Director

    May 16, 2014

    Dr. Kandace Creel Falcón is the new Women’s and Gender Studies Director. Her term will begin in the Fall 2014 semester and will last for three years. Dr. Creel Falcón is Assistant Professor of Wome...

  • TEDxYouth@Fargo July 25

    May 16, 2014

    Join us at TEDxYouth@Fargo: ON PURPOSE July 25th to explore how purpose and intent play a role in our lives. Students, register by May 28 to receive discounted tickets!  Promo Code: Fargo@Youth14 T...

  • Kise outdoor lunch today

    May 16, 2014

    To close off Kise Commons for the school year, lunch will be held outdoors today from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. We will be featuring a selection of picnic style foods including burgers, veggie burgers, hot...

  • Bookstore, Post Office window summer hours

    May 16, 2014

    Starting May 19, summer hours are: Bookstore: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Campus Post Office Window: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m....

  • Limited service at Dragon Café next week

    May 16, 2014

    Due to water pipe maintenance, Dragon Café will be offering limited service next week on Tuesday, May 20. Only Simply to Go & convenience items will be available for purchase....

  • Tweet your support, excitement and Dragon pride during tomorrow's commencement ceremonies

    May 15, 2014

    Congratulations to the Spring 2014 graduates! Audience members and graduates will be encouraged to tweet their support, excitement and Dragon pride by using #MSUM2014 all day tomorrow. Selected tweets...

  • MSUM commencement May 16

    May 15, 2014

    Can’t attend commencement? Watch the ceremony live. Minnesota State University Moorhead will award degrees to 930 students during its spring commencement program Friday, May 16 in the university...

  • Horizon Middle School's FIRST LEGO League Robotics Competition

    May 15, 2014

    The Horizon Middle School robotics team, “Spudnik, the Next Generation,” placed first for their project presentation at the FIRST LEGO League robotics competition in Grand Forks on February 1. This ye...

  • Party for Terry Dobmeier and Jane Bergland today from 3-4:30 p.m.

    May 15, 2014

    Join us today, Thursday, May 15th, for a Bon Voyage celebration honoring Terry Dobmeier & Jane Bergland for their years of dedicated service at MSUM from 3-4:30 p.m. in Lommen 104....

  • International Student Sash Ceremony from 4-6 p.m. today

    May 15, 2014

    The International Student Sash Ceremony is Thursday, May 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. The Sash Ceremony is designed to recognize MSUM’s graduating international students. Each graduate is ...

  • Director of Student Union & Activities Open Forum TODAY!

    May 15, 2014

    Thursday, May 15, 2013, 1-2pm, CMU 203: Cheryl Grew-Gillen Cheryl Grew-Gillen holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling & Human Development-Student Personnel Services from Minnesota State University ...

  • Campus community invited to open forums for Director of Admissions candidates

    May 15, 2014

    We would like to invite the campus community to attend the open forums for three candidates interviewing for the Director of Admissions. The candidates have been requested to discuss the following top...

  • Library beginning summer schedule

    May 15, 2014

    As finals end and commencement occurs (congratulations graduates!), the library will be soon on its summer schedule. Summer classes begin May 21, and the library is on the following hours through A...

  • Final’s Week at the Helpdesk and 24 Hour Computer Labs

    May 15, 2014

    Helpdesk Hours May 14: 7:30 a.m. – 6:15 p.m. May 15-16: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. May 17: Summer hours begin and can be found at www.mnstate.edu/helpdesk 24 Hour Computer Labs Center for Business – ...

  • Want to win a $25 gift card to the MSUM Bookstore?

    May 15, 2014

    Want to win a $25 gift card to the MSUM Bookstore? Participate in this short survey to see how "Dragon Week of Thanks" reached students for a chance to win a $25 to the MSUM bookstore. Please follo...

  • Open forum for today: Director of Student Union & Activities

    May 14, 2014

    Rescheduled to today, May 14, 1-2 p.m., CMU 203: Z. Paul Reynolds Z. Paul Reynolds holds a Master’s Degree in Higher Education-Student Personnel from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor’s...

  • Karen Mehnert-Meland Retirement Celebration Today

    May 14, 2014

    Join us today between 3:30 and 5 p.m. in the CMU ballroom to thank Karen for her nearly 36 years of service to the MSUM Community. We’ll be celebrating her lifetime of achievements in student affairs ...

  • Moorhead student graduating after doctors said she probably wouldn't

    May 13, 2014

    By: Kevin Wallevand, WDAY Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - When students at MSUM walk across the stage to receive their diplomas in a few days it will be a celebration for all and a special victory for one...

  • MSUM student reflects on journey from refugee to college graduate

    May 13, 2014

    By: By Merrie Sue Holtan, Variety contributor, INFORUM MOORHEAD - Dalila Nurkic has no idea what she looked like as a baby. The 22-year-old has no baby pictures or mementos from early childhood. ...

  • Making a Scene: The power of poetry

    May 13, 2014

    By: Meredith Holt, INFORUM MOORHEAD – It’s been a banner year for Yahya Frederickson’s poetry. The Minnesota State University Moorhead English professor was awarded a $5,000 Lake Region Arts Cou...

  • MSUM students win national recognition for book cover designs

    May 13, 2014

    Graphic designers garner awards year after year MSUM graphic design students did it again. Three cover designs for books published by New Rivers Press were selected as winners in the 2014 American ...

  • MSUM Professor to Present Research in Cambridge, MA

    May 13, 2014

    Vijay Antharam PhD from the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at MSUM will present a talk at the first annual “Metabolomics: Advances and Applications in Human Diseases” held in Cambridge, Mass...

  • MSUM’s Club Baseball team has advanced to the DII World Series in Paducah, Kentucky

    May 13, 2014

    MSUM’s Club Baseball team has advanced to the DII World Series in Paducah, Kentucky! After sweeping the District V tournament last weekend, The MSUM Dragon Baseball Club has punched their ticket to...

  • Retirement Party for Gwen Johanson today

    May 13, 2014

    Please join Gwen to wish her well as she retires after 38 years at MSUM.  There is an open house on Tuesday, May 13 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in CMU 101. Everyone is welcome!...

  • Open forum today - Director of Student Union & Activities

    May 13, 2014

    Today, May 13, 1-2 p.m., CMU 203: Z. Paul Reynolds Z. Paul Reynolds holds a Master’s Degree in Higher Education-Student Personnel from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor’s Degree in Second...

  • Biology student accepted into summer program at the Marine Resources Research Institute as a Fort Johnson Summer Research Fellow

    May 12, 2014

    Rachel Walsh, Biology major, has received a summer research internship. She was accepted into the program at the Marine Resources Research Institute as a Fort Johnson Summer Research Fellow.  She will...

  • Straw Hat Players Enters 51st Season

    May 12, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre opens its 51th season with the musical Suds, a PG-13-rated revue with hits like “Respect” and “Chapel of Love.” The show runs fr...

  • Dragon Café daily specials for May 12–16

    May 12, 2014

    Dragon Café daily specials for May 12 – 16 Monday, May 12th Turkey Club Flatbread Sandwich – $6 Tuesday, May 13th Fish Sandwich w/ Chips – $6 Wednesday, May 14th Chicken Cordon Bleu Flatbrea...

  • Cheer on our Dragon runners at the Fargo Marathon this weekend

    May 9, 2014

    Show your Dragon Pride and gather with MSUM alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends to cheer on our Dragon runners this Saturday, May 10. Look for the Alumni & Friends sign in front of Moxie ...

  • Biosciences undergraduates and faculty published paper in Journal of Fish Biology

    May 9, 2014

    Biosciences undergraduates Evangeline Holley and Kaitlyn Ludwig, along with Biosciences faculty Dan McEwen and Brian Wisenden, have published a paper in the international peer-reviewed Journal of Fish...

  • Gerontology students attend the Minnesota Gerontological Society Conference

    May 9, 2014

    Gerontology students Paul Baymler, Kaleena Briceno, Katherine Johanson, and Hillary Johnson along with Gerontology Program Coordinator Sue Humphers-Ginther attended the annual meeting of the Minnesota...

  • Paul Sando interviewed for National Public Radio's Midday program

    May 9, 2014

    Dr. Paul Sando, Anthropology and Earth Science, was interviewed for National Public Radio's Midday program (WBUR Boston affiliate) regarding the USDOT's newly released rules for railroads to disclose ...

  • Two graduate students from Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences department presented research at a regional conference

    May 9, 2014

    Two graduate students from Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences department presented research at a regional conference of the MN State Speech-Language Pathology Association in Rochester, MN in April. Nico...

  • Twitter contest for current students – win a pair of Dragon Pride mittens!

    May 9, 2014

    The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is happy to announce their new Twitter contest for current students. The contest was developed after current student, Kyle Sarpong, wrote an opinions piece in Th...

  • Dave Weinrich retirement party today from 2-4 p.m.

    May 9, 2014

    Please join the Physics and Astronomy Department in wishing Dave Weinrich well as he retires from 31 years at MSUM. A farewell open house will be held Friday, May 9 from 2-4 p.m. in the Langseth Hall ...

  • MSUM Public Safety Live Chat today at 10 a.m. – bike and motorcycle safety

    May 9, 2014

    Please join MSUM Public Safety for Live Chat today at 10 a.m. This month's topics are bike and motorcycle safety. As always, you can submit any questions regarding Public Safety and Parking during thi...

  • Director of Student Union and Activities Finalists to visit campus May 13-15

    May 9, 2014

    Your participation in open forums for three candidates interviewing for the Director of Student Union and Activities position is requested. Tuesday, May 13, 1:00pm-2:00pm, CMU 203: Z. Paul Reynolds...

  • MSUM Cancer Researchers Present at National ASBMB Meeting

    May 8, 2014

    Dr. Mark Wallert and eight members of his cancer research team presented their data at the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology National Meeting April 26 – April 30, 2014.  The stude...

  • Student Organizations -- complete this form

    May 8, 2014

    Student Organizations! Each organization needs to complete the following form so that the Office of Student Activities can collect summer officer contact information for your organization: mnstate.co1...

  • Horizonlines.org will launch its 2014 issue on Thursday, May 8

    May 8, 2014

    Horizonlines.org, a general-interest online magazine produced by students studying various aspects of journalism, will launch its 2014 issue at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 8, in the mass communications lo...

  • Mike Miller, Mathematics, and students presented "No Borrowing Allowed!"

    May 7, 2014

    Mike Miller, Mathematics, and Elementary Education majors Anna Adrover and Trista Bentler presented "No Borrowing Allowed!" at the Minnesota Council of Teachers of Mathematics Conference in Duluth on ...

  • Alex Novak Earns Honorable Mention at the ASBMB National Undergraduate Poster Competition

    May 7, 2014

    Alex Novak, a senior Biochemistry and Biotechnology major at MSUM received an Honorable Mention at the 2014 American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology National Undergraduate Poster Competi...

  • Music Student Wins Prestigious Presser Award

    May 7, 2014

    The MSUM Department of Music, in conjunction with the Theodore Presser Foundation, has named Music Industry major Alayna Holkesvig a Presser Scholar. The Presser award is given to a student who will b...

  • Psychology Department inducted 14 students as members of the Psi Chi National Honor Society

    May 7, 2014

    The Psychology Department proudly inducted 14 students as members of the Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology. The following students were recognized for their achievements: Matthew Ashburn, J...

  • Come to Study Day in the CMU

    May 7, 2014

    Study today in the CMU any time! We have free coffee and snacks in the ballroom throughout the day. Bring your books and brains - we've got plenty of study space for individuals and groups. Plus th...

  • Students design board games in technical writing course

    May 7, 2014

    Students in Prof. Ryan Christiansen's ENGL 387 Technical Report Writing were featured in this week's MSUM Campus News program. The students created an imaginary board game manufacturing company, as...

  • Come to the Library today for cookies, coffee and great places to study

    May 7, 2014

    Are you ready for your finals? Looking for a place to study or for a place to work on that final project or paper? Have you checked out the newly renovated Library? Come by the Library on Study Day, W...

  • Study Day Events at the Wellness Center

    May 7, 2014

    Take a study break, students are welcome to come in for a free chair massage and fresh fruit smoothies from 3-5 p.m.! Group exercise classes are as regularly scheduled. www.mnstate.edu/wellness/ &n...

  • Wellness Center Building Hours for Finals Week and Commencement

    May 7, 2014

    May 7-9:  7 a.m.-10 p.m. May 10-11: Regular hours May 12-15: 7 a.m.-10 p.m. May 16-17: CLOSED for COMMENCEMENT May 18: Summer hours begin See our Facebook page for updates. www.mnstate.edu/welln...

  • Woodlawn cleanup at 3 p.m. today - rain or shine!

    May 7, 2014

    The Green Dragons are hosting their 4th bi-annual Woodlawn Park cleanup today at 3 p.m.  Everyone is welcome. The Green Dragons adopted Woodlawn Park in the fall of 2012 when MSUM students became frus...

  • Final Green Dragons meeting of the year today at 1:30 p.m. in Hagen Hall 111

    May 7, 2014

    There will be elections for next year’s officers, a recap of this year’s highlights, and planning for summertime activities. Anyone affiliated with MSUM is welcome- we are ALL Green Dragons!  ...

  • Making A Scene: Fargo woman illustrates modern family portraits

    May 6, 2014

    By: Anna G. Larson, INFORUM FARGO – Kelsey Sargent approaches family portraits with a modern mindset. The 28-year-old Minnesota State University Moorhead graduate uses her graphic desig...

  • Area schools scramble to help fill gap between jobs available, skilled workers

    May 6, 2014

    By Helmut Schmidt on May 5, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. MOORHEAD, Minn. – Tylor Kraft has a good bead on his future and a lot of it will be spent happily poking around under the hood of a car or truck. ...

  • MSUM student public relations firm named “Firm of the Issue”

    May 6, 2014

    Positive Reactions, an MSUM student public relations firm, was named “Firm of the Issue” in the most recent issue of FORUM, a publication of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). ...

  • Tim Harms and students presented talk at Minnesota Council of Teachers of Mathematics Spring Conference

    May 6, 2014

    Dr. Tim Harms, along with students Monica Maus, Joanna Rogness, Holly Amundson, & Ashley Borchardt presented a talk titled "Technology Tools for Secondary Mathematics" at the Minnesota Council of ...

  • Scorch Jam is today!

    May 6, 2014

    Don't miss the end of year festival in the Campus Mall. There will be live music, a grill-out, tye-dye, inflatable games, plant pots and more! Make sure you bike, roller blade, longboard or skateboard...

  • The MSUM Vet's Club Spring Picnic is today from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.

    May 6, 2014

    The MSUM Vet's Club Spring Picnic is today from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the quad area. They and the Dragon SOS and Social Work students will be serving hamburgers and brats. Free-will donations will be acce...

  • Study in the CMU on Study Day

    May 6, 2014

    It may not be your favorite day of the year, but you can make it a productive day! Study in your student union on Study Day. We'll have free coffee and snacks for studiers between 9 a.m. and midnight....

  • Our Kise Commons Late-Night Study Breakfast, tomorrow night from 9-11 p.m.!

    May 6, 2014

    Take a break from studying and fuel up with our featured build-your-own-pancake bar tomorrow night from 9-11 p.m.! For a complete menu, click here. ...

  • AISA end of year celebration this Thursday

    May 6, 2014

    The American Indian Student Association (AISA) invites you to an end of the year celebration on Thursday, May 8th, 5:00 p.m. at Sunset Lanes! Please join us for FREE food, fun, and bowling as we cele...

  • John D. Early retiring after 34 years of teaching

    May 6, 2014

    Dr. John D. Early, Professor of English, will retire after 34 years of teaching — 27 years at MSUM. He earned his Ph.D. in American Literature from the University of North Dakota. Among his service to...

  • “Unsinkable Stories,” an Exhibition by MSUM Art Faculty Lauren Kinney, Kelli Sinner and Patrick Vincent at the Nemeth Art Center, Reception Saturday, May 10

    May 6, 2014

    “Unsinkable Stories” features new works by Gallery Director Lauren Kinney, Ceramics Professor Kelli Sinner, and Printmaking Professor Patrick Vincent. In this collection of work the artists tell stori...

  • From Hip-Hop to Ballet: “An Evening of Dance” May 10

    May 6, 2014

    The MSUM Theatre Department presents “An Evening of Dance” Saturday, May 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Hansen Theatre in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts on the MSUM campus. The performance features the wor...

  • Learn about Beautiful Pakistan today, May 5 from 11-noon in CMU 205

    May 5, 2014

    MSUM is pleased to welcome Summar Luni as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (UGRAD Pakistan). The UGRAD Pakistan program aims to advance youth le...

  • Bikers can make a "pit stop" at "bike fixation" at MSUM

    May 5, 2014

    Click here for the video. Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Those driving two wheels to MSUM's campus have a new "pit stop." The campus "sustainability" department helped bring a "bike fixation" station ...

  • Fargo native lands ‘dream role’ in ‘Rock of Ages’

    May 5, 2014

    By Tracy Frank on May 2, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. FARGO — Trollwood Performing Arts School alumna Becca Kotte is living her dream starring in the musical “Rock of Ages” at The Venetian in Las Vegas. ...

  • North Dakota native’s photos of oil boom on exhibit in San Francisco gallery

    May 5, 2014

    By Ryan Johnson on May 2, 2014 at 9:15 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — Sarah Christianson isn’t against western North Dakota’s booming oil development, but the photographer who grew up on a family farm near...

  • Elizabeth Nawrot's paper accepted for publication in the journal Teaching of Psychology

    May 5, 2014

    Elizabeth Nawrot (Psychology) had a paper accepted for publication in the journal Teaching of Psychology. "Victor the Wild Boy as a Teaching Tool for the History of Psychology" describes an innovative...

  • Geology students present paper at regional conference

    May 5, 2014

    Geology students Nicholas Anderson, Christopher Benjamin, Donavan Donarski, and their Geoscience advisor Karl Leonard, presented the paper “Sequence Stratigraphic Framework of the Tyler Formation (Low...

  • Come to the Library on Study Day for places to study, cookies, coffee and tours

    May 5, 2014

    Are you ready for your finals? Looking for a place to study or for a place to work on that final project or paper? Have you checked out the newly renovated Library? Come by the Library on Study Day, W...

  • The 24-hour computer lab located in the Library, room 101, is now open!

    May 5, 2014

    The 24-hour computer lab located in the Library, room 101, is now open! If you need assistance with printing, lab computer issues or questions please contact the IT Helpdesk at 218-477-2603 or email s...

  • Need Volunteer Hours? Volunteer at the CMU!

    May 5, 2014

    Need Volunteer Hours? Annie in the CMU is looking for volunteers to sit at the Study Day Check-In table between 9 a.m. and midnight on May 7. You can sign up for just one hour or several! Volun...

  • Dragon Café Daily Specials for May 5–9

    May 5, 2014

    Dragon Café Daily Specials for May 5–9: Monday, May 5th Meat Marinara Pasta – $5 Sicilian Grilled Cheese – $5 Tuesday, May 6th Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta – $6 Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich w/ C...

  • Don't forget to register for Summer School

    May 5, 2014

    There are many great classes being offered this summer to help you complete some of your LASC requirements, as well as courses required for your major. Make sure to check out the schedule and register...

  • Hendrix welcomes 14 new Wellness Educators for the 2014-2015 academic year

    May 5, 2014

    Hendrix welcomes 14 new Wellness Educators for the 2014-2015 academic year. The primary objective of wellness education is to assist in the development and implementation of campus-wide health promoti...

  • MSUM president elect, Anne Blackhurst talks about next steps for Dragon Athletics

    May 2, 2014

    Published May 01, 2014, 06:59 PM View the video here. Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Dr. Anne Blackhurst was named president elect at MSU Moorhead last week and knows she has plenty on her plate wh...

  • Study in the CMU on Study Day, May 7!

    May 2, 2014

    What makes a great study environment for you to be productive on Study Day? -Few distractions (aka no temptation of Netflix!) -Tutoring sessions available -FREE coffee -Space for group study sessi...

  • Voting for Student Senate positions ends today

    May 2, 2014

    Take some time now and vote for next year’s Student Senate President, Vice President, Treasurer, and College Academic Senators! Voting ends today!  ...

  • Student organizations make your meeting reservations in the Student Union

    May 2, 2014

    Student Organizations - Have you made your weekly meeting reservations in the student union yet? There's still time! Use Virtual EMS on our website or stop by the Info Desk to fill out a paper copy....

  • Sustainability Student Association (SSA) elects officers for next year

    May 2, 2014

    The Sustainability Student Association (SSA) had their year-end meeting and celebration Wednesday evening. Officers elected for next year are Ben Lemay, continuing as President; Paige Meyer, Vice Pres...

  • 125 Faces of MSUM - Dennis Jacobs

    May 2, 2014

    Name: Dennis Jacobs Profession: Professor of physics and astronomy No. of years at MSUM: 26 Q: What has been one of the best experiences working here? A: The first 23-24 years I taught in the Co...

  • Open Forum Schedule for Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Candidates

    May 2, 2014

    Three finalists for the position of Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences will be holding open forums next week for the MSUM community. The forums are an opportunity to learn more abo...

  • Retirement party for Dennis Jacobs today

    May 2, 2014

    Please join the Physics and Astronomy Department in wishing Dennis Jacobs well as he retires from 26 years at MSUM. A farewell open house will be held today from 1-3 p.m. in the Hagen Hall Library (HA...

  • Singing red: MSUM brings ‘Carrie’ to life in musical form

    May 1, 2014

    By: John Lamb, INFORUM Moorhead - Forty years after Stephen King introduced the shy, high school senior, “Carrie” packs more of a punch than ever before. Craig Ellingson, who directs Minnesota S...

  • Philosophy Major Presents at Annual Minnesota Philosophical Society (MPS) Undergraduate Conference

    May 1, 2014

    Jessica Hillesheim’s paper titled “Moral Obligation and Charity” was chosen for inclusion in the program for the MPS Undergraduate Conference and she presented it on Saturday, April 26 at Macalester C...

  • Psychology Department congratulates award winners

    May 1, 2014

    The Psychology Department congratulates the following three award winners: (1) Kelsey Ihringer--Senior--Diana Divecha Award in Developmental Science, (2) Katherine Johanson--Junior--Psychology Departm...

  • Merrie Sue Holtan wins writing awards in North Dakota Professional Communicators competition

    May 1, 2014

    Merrie Sue Holtan, Communications and Journalism, placed first in sports and home writing and third in feature and personality profile writing in the the North Dakota Professional Communicators state ...

  • MSUM Tutoring Program Receives International Certification

    May 1, 2014

    The Academic Assistant Program (MSUM's tutoring program) developed by the Academic Support Center and implemented by Dan Weisse has just recently received International Tutor Certification by the Coll...

  • Voting ends Friday for next year's Student Senate positions

    May 1, 2014

    Take some time now and vote for next year's Student Senate President, Vice President, Treasurer, and College Academic Senators! Voting ends Friday! Vote here!...

  • Trinidad Study Abroad Information Meeting Tonight

    May 1, 2014

    Sick of the cold weather? Want to go somewhere WARM and SUNNY? Join us for a Study Abroad course in Trinidad, West Indies Jan. 2-12 of 2015! Come to the Information Meeting this Thursday, May 1 at 7 p...

  • The Collaborations to perform at Studio 222 May 6

    May 1, 2014

    MSUM is proud to announce the performance of The Collaborations. The first year commercial ensemble will be performing at Studio 222 May 6th at 7:30 PM. The performance will include songs by artists s...

  • 2014-15 Dragon Athletics GO! TEAM Student Employment Opportunities Now Accepting Applications

    May 1, 2014

    Do you LOVE sports? Do you want a real-world and hands-on experience to polish up your resume? Do you want to make an impact on Dragon Pride? Do you need experience in marketing, social media, graphic...

  • Open house for Dr. Derick Dalhouse today from 3-5 p.m.

    May 1, 2014

    You are invited to join the Psychology Department in honoring Dr. Derick Dalhouse as he concludes 27 years of services to MSU Moorhead and the Fargo-Moorhead community. There will be an informal open ...

  • Wellness Center Blood Drive a Success

    May 1, 2014

    Thank you to all the students, staff and faculty who donated blood on April 15th. "The number one reason people don't donate blood is because they've never been asked." After a United Blood service ...

  • Do you use the Wellness Center?

    May 1, 2014

    Donors helped fund the construction of the Wellness Center with over $4,000,000 in gifts, including $2,000,000 from Russ and Ann Gerdin. This is just one example of how donors support your educational...

  • Looking for an online summer course? Check out History 121: US to 1877

    May 1, 2014

    Looking for an online summer course? You’d better hurry as low enrollment courses will be cancelled on Friday. Check out History 121: US to 1877 Description: The colonial beginnings to the end ...

  • Exhibition Reception today from 4 – 6 p.m.

    May 1, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for: “Malevolent Madames” a solo exhibition by Bertha Vásquez April 28 – May 16 Reception: Thursday, May 1st from 4 to 6 p.m...

  • CADT to host two evenings of short films produced by graduating seniors tonight and tomorrow

    May 1, 2014

    Please join the students and faculty of Cinema Arts and Digital Technologies for two evenings of short films produced by our graduating seniors. The annual exhibition of Senior Seminar projects wil...

  • Fargo MMA fighter brings strength to the ring

    April 30, 2014

    Published: April 26, 2014 10:16:52 AM CDT Emily Welker, INFORUM Mariah Prussia founded a self-defense nonprofit for women and children, runs a women-focused fitness center and gives motivational...

  • Dr. Mary Dosch, Dr. Valerie Ritland and students traveling to Finland this weekend for tour

    April 30, 2014

    Dr. Mary Dosch, Dr. Valerie Ritland and 23 education majors are leaving to Finland this weekend for a two-week study abroad tour (May 3rd-16th). All of the students will be conducting research and par...

  • Dragon Week of Thanks - Send a thank-you video to donors!

    April 30, 2014

    Visit us on the campus mall from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. today to record a short thank-you message to donors. You can also sign the thank-you banner. MSU Moorhead Alumni Foundation is hosting the first Dra...

  • Free movies in celebration of "Mean Girls" 10th anniversary

    April 30, 2014

    Follow the Dragon Entertainment Group's Facebook and Twitter pages for hints on where to locate the movies on campus. This effort is in coordination with a silent anti-bullying campaign. Over 3.2 mill...

  • MSUM Dining’s Late-Night Study Breakfast is next Wednesday

    April 30, 2014

    MSUM Dining’s Late-Night Study Breakfast is next Wednesday, May 7th from 9 - 11 p.m. in Kise Commons. Email us at msumdining@gmail.com with your suggestions for our menu and we will do our best to ...

  • Retirement Open House for Dr. Ceci Mafla-Bustamante

    April 30, 2014

    There will be an Open House on Thursday, May 1 from 3–5 p.m. in honor of Dr. Ceci Mafla-Bustamante’s retirement. MacLean Hall, Room 268. Please come and celebrate with us and wish Ceci well in her nex...

  • New Class in US Economic History

    April 30, 2014

    This fall the economics program is offering a new course in US Economic History. No prior knowledge of economics or US History is needed. This introduction to economic history will use the tools of ec...

  • This week's Dragon Café features

    April 30, 2014

    This week's Dragon Café features are: Wednesday, April 30th Rachel Sandwich w/ Chips - $5 Taco in a Bag - $5 Thursday, May 1st Grilled cheese w/ Soup - $5 Chicken Potato Bowl - $6 Friday,...

  • Turning the page: Honored with recent Minnesota Book Award, Vinz moves ahead on new projects

    April 29, 2014

    By: John Lamb, INFORUM MOORHEAD - Seven years after retiring from Minnesota State University Moorhead, Mark Vinz has two book projects in the works. That’s enough to make the 71-y...

  • Patricia Stinchfield receives Childhood Immunization Champion Award from CDC

    April 29, 2014

    Minnesota resident recognized for efforts in promoting childhood immunizations Patricia "Patsy" Stinchfield, M.S., RN, CPNP, of St. Paul has been named a CDC Childhood Immunization Champion in reco...

  • MSUM team takes 1st in Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium

    April 29, 2014

    Nine Computer Science students attended the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium held at Epic Systems in Verona, Wisconsin. While there they competed against 52 teams from universities across t...

  • Trinidad Study Abroad Information Meeting

    April 29, 2014

    Interested in going to Trinidad Jan. 2-12 of 2015? Come to the Information Meeting this Thursday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the Center for the Arts room 144 to find out more about costs, details, course cred...

  • Leadercast 2014 is at MSUM - Register Now

    April 29, 2014

    Contact MSUM Athletics Director Doug Peters (petersd@mnstate.edu) to get in on the MSUM Group Rate! Leadercast 2014 features a lineup of world-renowned leaders, speaking straight to your community, t...

  • TOMS One Day Without Shoes - April 29

    April 29, 2014

    Take off your shoes to help raise global awareness for children's health and education. Weather permitting, show support for the TOMS movement by either going barefoot or by choosing to wear your TOMS...

  • Dr. John Tesch Trombone Recital, Retirement Celebration

    April 29, 2014

    Dr. John Tesch, former Director of Bands at MSUM and 38-year Music Department faculty member, will celebrate his pending retirement and a lifetime of musical accomplishments with a trombone recital fo...

  • Public art history thesis presentations May 8

    April 29, 2014

    May 8 at 5 p.m. in CA 165, two public art history thesis presentations will take place. The presentations are open to the public and will be followed by a small reception. The two speakers and their t...

  • New class in US Economic History

    April 29, 2014

    This fall the economics program is offering a new course in US Economic History. No prior knowledge of economics or US History is needed. This introduction to economic history will use the tools of ec...

  • President-elect welcome reception today in CMU

    April 28, 2014

    Please join us in welcoming Dr. Anne Blackhurst President-elect of Minnesota State University Moorhead. Monday, April 28 | 1 to 2:30 p.m. Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom A campus and community...

  • MSUM library goes mod with fresh new look

    April 28, 2014

    By: Meredith Holt, INFORUM MOORHEAD - Minnesota State University Moorhead’s recent $19 million library renovation addressed a host of deferred maintenance issues – heating, ventilation and air cond...

  • Jane Bergland, Nursing, was recognized at the annual Health Educators conference

    April 28, 2014

    Jane Bergland, Nursing, was recognized at the annual Health Educators conference in Brainerd for her 15 years of service at MSUM and her retirement. Many graduate nursing students and alumni were pres...

  • “Dragon Week of Thanks” starts today

    April 28, 2014

    MSU Moorhead Alumni Foundation is hosting the first Dragon Week of Thanks. We want you, as a current student, to know just how much donors impact your education and help us thank them for their genero...

  • Grad school application help today

    April 28, 2014

    Hello MSUM students! The grad school application process can be daunting no matter what field you wish to go in to, but Kaplan Test Prep can help! The Pre-Health Professions Club and Tri-Beta Ho...

  • Veterans graduating this spring, stop by Veterans Resource Center

    April 28, 2014

    All Veterans who are graduating in the spring, please stop in the Veterans Resource Center to get your free tribute stole!...

  • Brats & Burgers in the campus mall May 6

    April 28, 2014

    Please join us for a free lunch, presented by MSUM Veterans and Dragon SOS! Brats & Burgers in the campus mall, near acorn circle. May 6th from 11a.m.-1p.m....

  • Required Exit Loan Counseling session

    April 28, 2014

    Graduating? Worried about those student loans? Attend an Exit Loan Counseling session! Required for all student loan borrowers nearing graduation, the session will review what options are available to...

  • MSUM Dining services is offering 79¢ refills with their 2014-2015 tumblers

    April 28, 2014

    For a limited time, MSUM Dining services is offering 79¢ refills at the Dragon Café, Subs & Sweets, and Union City with their 2014-2015 tumblers. The Coca-Cola freestyle machine in the C-Store wil...

  • Biannual Print and Ceramics Sale on April 28th and 29th

    April 28, 2014

    The Works On Paper Guild and The Ceramics Guild are holding their Biannual Print and Ceramics Sale on April 28th and 29th. The sale will be open from 9 am to 4pm. The Sale will feature art work from M...

  • Forum editorial: The right choice to lead MSUM

    April 25, 2014

    Published 04/24/2014, INFORUM The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead Anne Blackhurst is the right choice to take over as president of Minnesota State University Moorhead on July 1. The Minnesota State Coll...

  • "The Event" day of service tomorrow, April 26

    April 25, 2014

    Join the Dragon Entertainment Group as we host a fun day of service. We have three service projects that include volunteering for River Keepers, Dorothy Day House and Woodlands & High Plains Powwo...

  • Casino Night is TOMORROW! Save Money by Registering Online

    April 25, 2014

    The Evening Event Schedule at the Comstock Memorial Union, Ballroom - 21 and older show with ID required. 6:30 p.m. Social Begins 7:00 p.m. Food Served 7:30 p.m. Dan Lee Comedy Hypnosis Casino N...

  • Exit Loan Counseling session Saturday and Thursday

    April 25, 2014

    Graduating? Worried about those student loans? Attend an Exit Loan Counseling session! Required for all student loan borrowers nearing graduation, the sessions will review what options are available t...

  • Jazz Combos to perform in Fox Recital Hall Sunday

    April 25, 2014

    On Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m., the MSUM Guitar Ensemble – directed by Dr. Michael J. Krajewski, student led A cappella group CutXTime, and the Tri-College Jazz Combo – directed by Dr. Allen Carter ...

  • Woodlands and High Plains Powwow, Saturday, April 26

    April 25, 2014

    This year is the 25th anniversary celebration of the Woodlands and High Plains Traditional Powwow sponsored by Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM); Concordia College; Minnesota State Community ...

  • Richard Gompf passed away, “Richard Gompf Endowed Art Scholarship” formed

    April 25, 2014

    Richard Gompf generously donated $25,000 to MSUM to establish the “Richard Gompf Endowed Art Scholarship” to be awarded to an Art & Design student with an emphasis in Sculpture or Ceramics.  Rich...

  • Hip-hop show and black light dance this Friday

    April 25, 2014

    This FRIDAY NIGHT, April 25th from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. in the CMU Underground AfterDark, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, and AC Entertainment DJ'S presents the Asian American Pacific Islander Herita...

  • Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week: Extreme Heat

    April 25, 2014

    Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25, 2014.  This year’s focus is “What if…?”.  MSUM Public Safety will be supporting this state wide effort to educate the public by assisting Minnes...

  • Get discounted tickets to Performing Arts Series

    April 25, 2014

    All four events of next year’s Cheryl Nelson Lossett Performing Arts Series are set, and you can get discounted tickets until May 1! All tickets are just $20 a piece. After May 1, the regular ticketi...

  • Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered as online course this summer

    April 25, 2014

    UNIV 121: Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered online this summer (July 2 to August 5). This course is designed to help students develop the critical thinking skills needed for b...

  • Dr. Anne Blackhurst Named President of Minnesota State University Moorhead

    April 24, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn., April 23, 2014 - The Board of Trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities today appointed Dr. Anne Blackhurst as president of Minnesota State University Moorhead. Her appoin...

  • MSU Moorhead selects two for $2,000 L.B. Hartz Academic Achievement Scholarships

    April 24, 2014

    Two MSUM business administration majors, Sydney Beyer and Lacey Guck, are winners of this year’s L.B. Hartz Academic Achievement Scholarships. The L.B. Hartz Foundation awards two $2,000 Academic A...

  • Anna S. Arnar delivered Gale Memorial Lecture at University of New Mexico

    April 24, 2014

    Anna S. Arnar, Department of Art & Design, delivered the Gale Memorial Lecture at the University of New Mexico sponsored by the Department of Art and Art History. The title of her lecture was “The...

  • Dr. Michael J. Krajewski completed residency at the University of Northern Iowa

    April 24, 2014

    Dr. Michael J. Krajewski (music) recently completed a residency at the University of Northern Iowa. While there, he presented masterclasses on Classical and Jazz guitar, taught private lessons, and pe...

  • 125th Video Contest Reminder

    April 24, 2014

    There is only one week remaining to submit your videos talking about why you love MSUM. The top three videos will receive cash prizes. Winners will receive: $200 First Place $100 Second Pla...

  • It's Not Too Late to Register for the Hypnotist Comedy Show & Casino Night on Saturday, April 26!

    April 24, 2014

    Join us for the Dragon Athletics Spring Thaw Celebration scheduled on Saturday, April 26!   The schedule of events is listed below and available at the online registration here. Saturday, April 26,...

  • Two more movies for Earth Week Film Festival

    April 24, 2014

    Sustainable Students Association had a viewing of "Switch" a documentary on energy. SSA had demos of solar, hydro-electric, and wind energy for student to view before and after the movie! There are...

  • "Careers in Finance" information and networking panel this Friday

    April 24, 2014

    Do you think that finance and business are interesting, but aren't sure what you can do with those majors? Come to the "Careers in Finance" panel this Friday at noon in CB 111, where you will hear pro...

  • MSUM Dining Services brings you 99¢ refills with their 2014-2015 tumblers

    April 24, 2014

    MSUM Dining Services brings you 99¢ refills with their 2014-2015 tumblers. These 16oz tumblers help reduce waste and are BPA free. They also feature a slim double wall insulation for hot or cold liqui...

  • Hannah Brencher, More Love Letters - Guest Speaker on campus tonight

    April 24, 2014

    Writer, millennial expert and TED speaker, Hannah Brencher will inspire you to leave an impact in the lives of strangers. Join the Dragon Entertainment Group tonight in Weld Hall at 7:30 p.m. Hannah i...

  • Criminal Justice Association hosting speaker from the MN Department of Corrections

    April 24, 2014

    The Criminal Justice Association is pleased to announce we will be hosting a speaker from the Minnesota Department of Corrections. Supervisor Schommer will be giving an informative presentation on the...

  • History course offered online this summer

    April 24, 2014

    Looking for an online summer course? Check out History 121: US to 1877. This course runs in the first five week session from 5/21 to 6/24 and satisfies LASC Area 5 graduation requirements. Hurry befor...

  • Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week: Today’s highlighted topic is “Tornadoes”

    April 24, 2014

    Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25, 2014.  This year’s focus is “What if…?”.  MSUM Public Safety will be supporting this state wide effort to educate the public by assisting Minnes...

  • Student orgs, make your CMU room requests for next fall

    April 24, 2014

    If you haven't made your Fall 2014 meeting and event reservations for your student organization, please do! Stop by the Info Desk today or use Virtual EMS to make your room request–now is the best...

  • Bring your cans to campus this week

    April 24, 2014

    Celebrate Earth Week and help raise money for the Student Recycling Service by bringing in your aluminum cans from home. The Student Recycling Service will be collecting cans from April 22-25. Cans...

  • President-Elect to be announced at April 23 Board of Trustees meeting

    April 23, 2014

    The President-Elect will be announced at the April 23 Board of Trustees meeting.  You can hear the recommendation by Chancellor Rosenstone beginning at 10:15 a.m. by listening to the live streaming ...

  • Awards given at annual Student Organization Award Ceremony

    April 23, 2014

    Last night the Student Organization Advisory Committee (SOAC) held their annual Student Organization Award Ceremony. The following awards were given out: - Rookie of the Year: Ryan Bennek from Stud...

  • Tri-Beta, Omega Mu Chapter Inducts New Members and Honors Graduating Seniors

    April 23, 2014

    Tri-Beta is a society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scien...

  • DragonsLIVE Spring Sports Special Airs TONIGHT @ 6:30 p.m.

    April 23, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics will be airing their DragonsLIVE Spring Sports Special on WDAY 6-3 and Midcontinent Channel 596 on Wednesday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m. The show will feature head coaches from track ...

  • Earth Week Film Festival

    April 23, 2014

    “Symphony of the Soil” was a great documentary about soil health and it's future in farming. If you had to miss it, don't worry because the Earth Week Film Festival is not over yet. Today the documen...

  • Young Readers Day is today

    April 23, 2014

    Join The Dragon Entertainment Group and Education Minnesota Student Program on Wednesday, April 23 from 3 -5:30 p.m. in the newly renovated Livingston Lord Library Lobby. They are hosting a celebratio...

  • Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week: Today’s highlighted topic is “Floods”

    April 23, 2014

    Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25, 2014.  This year’s focus is “What if…?”.  MSUM Public Safety will be supporting this state wide effort to educate the public by assisting Minnes...

  • Withdrawal Deadlines Spring Semester 2014

    April 22, 2014

    The last day to withdraw from a full-term course for spring semester is TODAY, April 22, 2014. Students are still able to login to their e-services account to withdraw from courses. Once a student ...

  • Earth Week events

    April 22, 2014

    Events for Earth Week abound! Check out what’s happening this week on campus. The latest edition of the sustainability newsletter, the Dragon Greenwire, was just published. It can be found on...

  • Sustainable Students Association Invites You to the Earth Week Film Festival

    April 22, 2014

    Come join us for four movies related to sustainability! Movies start at 7 p.m. in Langseth 104 (formerly known as the science building). Tuesday April 22nd: Symphony of the Soil ---Topic: soil hea...

  • World War I and its impact on diversity

    April 22, 2014

    Come to CMU 205 today to watch a lecture on World War I and its impact on Diversity today! Presented by Dr. Margaret Sankey from the Political Science Department. Free admission. Part of Diversity Wee...

  • Spring Plant Sale Thursday and Friday

    April 22, 2014

    Tri-Beta will be holding a Plant Sale this week! Stop by the Langseth Hall Atrium and check out all the great plants and take some home with you! Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 from 9 a...

  • Spring Coats for Kids and Families collection drive April 28-May 9

    April 22, 2014

    MSUM Social Work students and the Salvation Army have organized the first Spring Coats for Kids and Families collection drive. The event is scheduled for April 28-May 09 in conjunction with spring cle...

  • Help for students applying for grad school April 28

    April 22, 2014

    Hello MSUM students! The grad school application process can be daunting no matter what field you wish to go in to, but Kaplan Test Prep can help! The Pre-Health Professions Club and Tri-Beta Honor S...

  • Summer STEM Internships Available

    April 22, 2014

    Interested in helping share the fun of math and science with K12 students? This summer we have internships available for students to help assist and teach at science and math summer camps. The interns...

  • Pam McGee publishes article on Defining Technical Management Competencies

    April 22, 2014

    Pam McGee co-authored and published an article on Defining Technical Management Competencies. A downloadable PDF of the article can be found here. Doggett, A. M., McGee, P., & Scott, S. (2013)...

  • Retirement Open House for Dr. Ceci Mafla-Bustamante

    April 22, 2014

    There will be an Open House on Thursday, May 1 from 3–5 p.m. in honor of Dr. Ceci Mafla-Bustamante’s retirement. MacLean Hall, Room 268. Please come and celebrate with us and wish Ceci well in her nex...

  • Diane Wolter presented at national ACPA conference

    April 22, 2014

    Diane Wolter, Career Development Center, presented "Emerging Adults and Identity Development" at the national ACPA conference in Indianapolis, IN. The presentation was eligible for APA continuing educ...

  • Diversity Week events begin today

    April 22, 2014

    Diversity Week is Tuesday, April 22 to Saturday, April 26. Events: Tuesday- CMU 205 6 p.m.- World War I and its impact on Diversity. Lecture by Dr. Margaret Sankey from the Political Science Dep...

  • Tuesday’s highlighted topic is “Severe Weather, Lightening and Hail”

    April 22, 2014

    Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25, 2014.  This year’s focus is “What if…?”.  MSUM Public Safety will be supporting this state wide effort to educate the public by assisting Minnes...

  • Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25

    April 22, 2014

    Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week is April 21-25. This year’s focus is “What if…?” MSUM Public Safety will be supporting this statewide effort to educate the public by assisting Minnesota Homela...

  • Regional company starts MSUM scholarship fund

    April 21, 2014

    Marco, Inc. has recently established a scholarship endowment fund with the Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation. “This is a great opportunity for Marco to help support the quality ...

  • Student Organization Award Ceremony is April 22

    April 21, 2014

    The Student Organization Award Ceremony is tomorrow, April 22,  at 7 p.m. in CMU 101! Stop by for some food, and recognition of great student leaders, organizations and advisors....

  • CADT's Spring Forward 2014

    April 21, 2014

    Thursday, April 24 6:30-8:30 p.m. Fox Recital Hall Cinema Arts and Digital Technologies is excited to hold its first biennial Spring Forward speakers panel. With a focus on the latest trends and ...

  • Math major scores in top 45 percent in Putnam Competition

    April 18, 2014

    Math major Josiah Reiswig scored in the top 45 percent of the students in the nation in the Putnam Competition. The Putnam Competition consists of two three-hour blocks. In each block, students are gi...

  • Congratulations to the Dragon Leadership Program Graduates

    April 18, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead proudly graduated the second class of the Dragon Leadership Program on Wednesday, April 16. With over 75 participants, the program is designed to provide Dragon stu...

  • Wellness center teams up with Provost and Professor to support student runners

    April 18, 2014

    Dr. Anne Blackhurst sent out a tweet to the campus, which offered to pay Fargo Marathon registration, if the students would run wearing Dragon gear. Dr. Deborah White also offered to pay the regist...

  • Physics and Astronomy presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops

    April 18, 2014

    If you thought you saw rockets being launched in the parking lot last Saturday, you did. Faculty and students from the department of Physics and Astronomy presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops o...

  • Philosophy Colloquium with Dr. Phil Mouch next Wednesday

    April 18, 2014

    Philosophy Colloquium (Refreshments will be served.) Dr. Phil Mouch (Dept of Philosophy, MSUM) is going to give his colloquium on Wednesday, April 23, at 4:20 p.m. (MacLean Hall 165). His topic is “T...

  • MSUM’s University Theatre Series presents "Carrie"

    April 18, 2014

    Musical production of Carrie keeps the horror MSUM’s University Theatre Series presents new version with special effects The horror musical Carrie takes the Gaede Stage in the Roland Dille Cente...

  • Campus Dining hours over Easter Break

    April 18, 2014

    Click here to view all of the campus dining & retail hours over Easter Break. ...

  • Check out Dragon Jobs for Great Volunteer Opportunities

    April 18, 2014

    Check out Dragon Jobs for Great Volunteer Opportunities Follow these links to find some great new volunteer opportunities at our Dragon Jobs website YMCA Indoor Triathlon Volunteer YMCA Help ...

  • Retirement reception for Aziz Kian, Mike Ruth and Ron Williams May 2

    April 18, 2014

    A farewell reception for Aziz Kian, Mike Ruth and Ron Williams will be given on Friday, May 2, from 1-3 p.m. in Hagen Hall, 209. Please stop by to wish them well and enjoy some refreshments....

  • Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered as online course this summer

    April 18, 2014

    UNIV 121: Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered online this summer (July 2 to August 5) This course is designed to help students develop the critical thinking skills needed for b...

  • Professor Deb White offers to sponsor four MSUM students in Fargo Marathon

    April 17, 2014

    Prompted by Provost Anne Blackhurst's sponsorship of students to run in the Fargo Marathon, professor Deb White is offering to sponsor four students garbed in Dragon gear to run with her in the Fargo ...

  • Psychology faculty and students presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops

    April 17, 2014

    Psychology faculty and students presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops on April 12, 2014. Peg Potter and graduate student Hannah Korcuska presented "A-Mazing Experience" using finger mazes to dem...

  • Fulfilling Our Promise: Shifting Assessment Culture from Compliance to Commitment

    April 17, 2014

    Last Friday, April 11th, Tim Borchers, Jeremy Page and Stacy Voeller presented two sessions at the Higher Learning Commission Conference in Chicago about our assessment initiatives at MSUM. Org...

  • “TRASHED: An Excavation of the Art-making Process” reception today

    April 17, 2014

    A mini art exhibition titled, TRASHED: An Excavation of the Art-making Process, will have an opening reception Thursday, April 17th from 5-6 p.m. in the Art Lounge in the Center for the Arts. This exh...

  • The Advocate hiring for Fall 2014

    April 17, 2014

    The Advocate is hiring for Fall 2014! If you’re a dedicated student with a passion for writing, then you’re a perfect fit for The Advocate team. Check out our open positions for Fall 2014 and kic...

  • Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered as online course this summer

    April 17, 2014

    UNIV 121: Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered online this summer (July 2 to August 5). This course is designed to help students develop the critical thinking skills needed for ...

  • Library Staff walks to Guatemala via the Wellness Center

    April 17, 2014

    Congratulations and great job to Peg O'Neill and Jenny Jensen for achieving a milestone many set out to accomplish but never achieve. Since the Wellness Center opened in 2009, Peg and Jenny have avera...

  • Easter Break Hours - IT Helpdesk and Computer Labs

    April 17, 2014

    IT Helpdesk April 17th: 7:30 a.m.-7:45 p.m. April 18th: 8:00 a.m.-4:15 p.m. April 19th-20th: CLOSED April 21st: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Computer Labs The 24 hour labs in the Center for Business ...

  • MSUM's provost offers students a deal to run in the Fargo Marathon

    April 16, 2014

    By: Kevin Wallevand, WDAY Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Our spring that seems to be taking its time coming has put a runner's cramp into some of those training for the marathon. But for some MSUM stu...

  • 18th Annual Unity Conference, April 16-17

    April 16, 2014

    The 18th Annual Unity Conference "Our Historia: Latina/os Making History" will take place April 16-17 at the CMU. The conference begins Wednesday, April 16 at 7 p.m. with a keynote speech delivered...

  • Exit Loan Counseling sessions available

    April 16, 2014

    Graduating? Worried about those student loans? Attend an Exit Loan Counseling session! Required for all student loan borrowers nearing graduation, the sessions will review what options are available t...

  • MSUM students attend Arrowhead Model United Nations Conference

    April 16, 2014

    On April 3-6, a delegation of 18 students participated in the annual Arrowhead Model United Nations Conference, held this year at the University of Wisconsin, River Falls. Representing Nigeria, Kenya,...

  • Easter Egg hunt in the CMU

    April 16, 2014

    Look for Easter Eggs hidden around the Comstock Memorial Union throughout the day and tomorrow. Find one with a special gold coin and redeem it for prizes at Subs & Sweets.     ...

  • CMU modifies hours for Spring Breather

    April 16, 2014

    The student union will have modified hours and services during the Spring Breather, April 17-21. Spring-Breather Hours www.mnstate.edu/cmu/hours.aspx...

  • Student organizations can now schedule meeting space for fall semester

    April 16, 2014

    Greetings Student Leaders, It is time to start planning your meetings and events for Fall Semester! Comstock Memorial Union policy allows recognized student organizations, who are not on probation ...

  • Presidential search update

    April 15, 2014

    President Richard Hanson, presidential search advisory committee chair, said two candidates remain under consideration for president of MSU Moorhead. The Board of Trustees is scheduled to name the 11t...

  • MSUM percussionists perform with 2014 Pulitzer Prize winning composer, John Luther Adams

    April 15, 2014

    This past weekend, 11 percussionists from the MSUM Percussion Studio traveled with Dr. Kenyon Williams to Duluth, Minn., to perform "Inuksuit," an epic outdoor work composed by Alaskan composer John L...

  • Math students present research at St. John's and St. Benedict's

    April 15, 2014

    Students Josiah Reiswig and Samuel Erickson presented their research on Aphid Sequences at the Pi Mu Epsilon Math Honor Society Conference at St. John's and St. Benedict's. Erickson’s and Reiswig’s re...

  • Withdrawal deadlines Spring Semester 2014

    April 15, 2014

    The last day to withdraw from a full-term course for spring semester is Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Students are still able to login to their e-services account to withdraw from courses. Once a studen...

  • "Economics in Action" at the Expanding Your Horizons Conference

    April 15, 2014

    MSUM students, Fanuel Asrat, Aba Boadu, Kofi Boadu, Cody Brandt, Jasmin Lam, Julie Maahs, Melhik Negatu, and Mira Nkulukadiele, and Economics faculty members, T. J. Hansen and Gregory Stutes, offered ...

  • Opportunity to visit with President Szymanski

    April 15, 2014

    President Edna Szymanski offers MSUM students the opportunity to visit with her on Wednesday, April 16, from 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the Office of the President, Owens Hall 203. MSUM students are invited...

  • Spring BFA Exhibition #2

    April 15, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for the Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #2 on Thursday, April 17 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gal...

  • Tri-Beta to hold plant sale

    April 15, 2014

    Come check out all the plants that Tri-Beta has to offer this spring. The plant sale is Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Langseth Hall Atrium.    ...

  • Items for sale

    April 15, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead has the following items available for sale. • 19” Monitors - $25 **We only have Monitors for sale at this time – please do not inquire on any other items. ...

  • HorizonLines looking for photo submissions

    April 15, 2014

    Horizonlines, an online magazine publication, is looking for student, faculty and alumni submissions for the 2014 edition. This year they are focusing on different types of photographers in the F-M...

  • Japan Club fundraiser at Pizza Ranch Wednesday

    April 15, 2014

    MSUM Japan Club's fundraiser is this Wednesday from 5 until 8 p.m. Please come to the Dilworth Pizza Ranch and show your support! Make sure you tell the person at the cash register that you are the...

  • Take the Lead tonight

    April 15, 2014

    The "Advancing Your Leadership Experience" Take the Lead is tonight from 7-8 p.m. in CMU 203. There will be free food! The event will have a leadership panel that will consist of: - Deb White, the...

  • Karen Mehnert-Meland recognized with ACUI Emeritus Award

    April 14, 2014

    During the Association of College Unions International (ACUI) Awards Ceremony on April 9, Karen Mehnert-Meland received ACUI's Emeritus Award, which recognizes professionals who are retiring. The Emer...

  • MSUM grad stars in new FX miniseries, “Fargo”

    April 14, 2014

    Musgrave to appear at Fargo Theatre's premiere party Tuesday By Meghan Feir Whether you enjoyed the exaggerated accents in the Coen Brothers’ 1996 movie “Fargo” or not, you can’t deny that the i...

  • MSUM alum named Fargo teacher of the year

    April 14, 2014

    KFGO article. FARGO (KFGO-AM) -- A fourth grade teacher at Roosevelt Elementary School is Fargo's teacher of the year. Wendy O'Meara was honored during a ceremony at the school. O'Meara's select...

  • Students present research at Red River Psychology Conference

    April 14, 2014

    Psychology students presented research at the 28th Annual Red River Psychology Conference, hosted by Concordia College. The following presentations were made: Madhuri Tiwari and Katie Johnson (w...

  • Personality and genetics

    April 14, 2014

    Students research the effects of cortisol By Meghan Feir Hermella Alemneh and Mikaela Hanson are using zebra fish in a research project that could have a direct correlation in the way we underst...

  • Dragon Athletics to Host Leadercast Fargo-Moorhead

    April 14, 2014

    www.leadercastfm.com Dragon Athletics is hosting this year's Leadercast event in Nemzek Fieldhouse on May 9, 2014. The theme for this year is "building leaders worth following" and features a lineu...

  • Bassist Tony Grey to present three master classes

    April 14, 2014

    On Wednesday, April 16, bassist Tony Grey will present three master classes at 9 a.m. (music business), 11 a.m. (modern electric bass techniques), and 1 p.m. (improvisation) in Fox Recital Hall. Th...

  • Library offers database trials for April

    April 14, 2014

    Your opinion is needed. Three educational databases are open to the MSUM community during April on a trial basis. Check them out and tell us what you think-- * Ambrose Digital which streams educati...

  • Economic Society service project a success

    April 14, 2014

    A message from the MSUM Economic Society: The MSUM Economic Society would like to thank the MSUM community for participating in the collection of used cell phones and accessories for our servi...

  • Campus dining hours

    April 14, 2014

    Stay up to date with the Easter Break campus dining hours. Click here to view our hours. Don't forget to save this image to your computer or mobile device for quick access....

  • MSUM Percussion Ensemble to perform in Duluth

    April 11, 2014

    The MSUM Percussion Ensemble, directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, will travel this weekend to Duluth, Minn., to perform John Luther Adams' epic outdoor work "Inuksuit" at the Congdon Estate along the sho...

  • Essay by Rebecca Gardner recently published

    April 11, 2014

    An essay titled "Survivance as Resistance to Authoritative Discourse," by Rebecca Gardner, Communication Studies, was included in the book “Feminist Challenges or Feminist Rhetorics? Locations, Schola...

  • Students showcase research at state and MSUM academic conferences

    April 11, 2014

    To be held at MSUM April 14 and 15 MSUM is excited to welcome MnSCU universities and community colleges to the third annual Minnesota Conference of Undergraduate Scholarly and Creative Activity Ap...

  • The medical turning points of the Civil War

    April 11, 2014

    Jacob Clauson to present at Student Academic Conference By Meghan Feir The Civil War was a turning point in various ways, and, as senior Jacob Clauson will explain in his presentation for the St...

  • MSUM Mass Communications Dept. honors longtime photography teacher

    April 11, 2014

    By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY Watch video. Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A special honor for a talented news photographer and teacher. Thursday, the Mass Communications Department honored longtime p...

  • SOAC extends deadline for Of-the-Year Awards

    April 11, 2014

    The Student Organization Advisory Committee (SOAC) met April 10 and decided to extend the nomination deadline to 9 a.m. Monday, April 14 for the following Of-the-Year Award categories: · Student Vo...

  • Speaker "Kit" Evans on campus Monday

    April 11, 2014

    Argrow "Kit" Evans is a national trainer, speaker and activist working in conflict resolution, violence prevention, and assisting in healing from violence. As a U.S. Peace Corps alum, she has served a...

  • "The Advocate" is hiring for Fall 2014

    April 11, 2014

    If you’re a dedicated student with a passion for writing, then you’re a perfect fit for “The Advocate” team. Check out our open positions for Fall 2014 and kick-start your career today! “The Advocate”...

  • Dining hours for April 15

    April 11, 2014

    Stay up-to-date with the campus dining hours during the Student Academic Conference on Tuesday, April 15. Kise Commons Breakfast 7-10:15 a.m. Lunch 11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. Dinner 4:30 – 7 p.m. Dr...

  • Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered as online course this summer

    April 11, 2014

    UNIV 121: Foundations of University Success (LASC 2) offered online this summer, July 2 to August 5. This course is designed to help students develop the critical thinking skills needed for bo...

  • Student Senate Diversity Committee asking for feedback on meditation space in the CMU

    April 11, 2014

    Please take a quick survey regarding the needs for potential quiet space/meditation area in the CMU. The Diversity Committee of Student Senate is trying to gather information on whether or not there i...

  • ‘Photos by Regene Radniecki’ exhibit opens today

    April 10, 2014

    The MSUM College of Communications and Journalism welcomes the community to help honor MSUM professor Regene “Reggie” Radniecki at the opening of her photographic exhibit, “Photos by Regene Radniecki....

  • Psychology student accepted to Carlson School of Management and offered fellowship

    April 10, 2014

    Courtney Messinger, a senior Psychology major, has been accepted into the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, and has been offered a fellowship. She will be attending the Human Reso...

  • Interdisciplinary partnership brings music and poetry together

    April 10, 2014

    Professor Terrie Manno, Music, and Kevin Zepper, MFA English, will present their collaborative music and poetry to students in Fox Theater on the Minnesota State University Minnesota campus on Friday,...

  • Community Health major to present at Sanford clinics

    April 10, 2014

    Pamela DeTienne, a Community Health major, will make two presentations titled “Alternative to Nicotine” at the Sanford clinic on Broadway and South Pointe respectively as part of her internship. The d...

  • Raychl Smith gave invited lecture at the University of Iowa

    April 10, 2014

    Music department faculty member, Raychl Smith, gave an invited lecture on Creative Motion Pedagogy at the University of Iowa on April 4. The lecture was followed by a Creative Motion workshop with pia...

  • Bike Fixstation installed on campus

    April 10, 2014

    Yesterday a new Bike Fixstation was installed on campus on the south side of Hagen Hall. The Bike Fixstation is the first on campus and in the city of Moorhead. The Fixstation allows bikers to fill...

  • Students inducted into Sigma Lambda Chi

    April 10, 2014

    The following students were installed in Sigma Lambda Chi, the International Construction Management honor society. They were selected based on academic achievement, leadership, industry experience an...

  • Research your summer vacation at the Livingston Lord Library

    April 10, 2014

    Planning your summer vacation? MSUM's Livingston Lord Library has a large collection of publications from the National Park Service (the kind that you get at the entrance to the parks) to help you get...

  • Time is running short to log your volunteer hours

    April 10, 2014

    Remember to log your volunteer hours at www.mnstate.edu/osa-volunteer-hours.aspx it takes less than a minute and is a great way to get recognized for providing service!...

  • Big Blue Blowout tonight

    April 10, 2014

    Did you know ... Autism now affects 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys Autism prevalence figures are growing Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S. Autism cost...

  • Last day to make Of-the-Year Award nominations

    April 10, 2014

    Today is the last day to nominate for Of-the-Year awards! Nominations are due today at 3 p.m. Do your part and nominate here: www.mnstate.edu/osa/leadership/recognition-opportunities....

  • Next Take the Lead is April 15

    April 10, 2014

    Improve your leadership skills at the next Take the Lead on Tuesday, April 15 from 7-8 p.m. in CMU 203. There will be free food. There will be a leadership panel that will consist of: - Deb White,...

  • Live music in Kise

    April 10, 2014

    Join us in Kise Commons tonight from 5:45 – 7 p.m. for a live musical performance by Hannah Hoeschen.        ...

  • Spanish major awarded Sigma Delta Pi’s Study Abroad Scholarship

    April 9, 2014

    Jenna Polley, a junior from Park Rapids, Minn., majoring in Spanish, was one of 11 recipients of the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, Sigma Delta Pi’s, study abroad scholarship for the summ...

  • Brian Wisenden gave a seminar at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

    April 9, 2014

    Brian Wisenden, Biosciences, gave an invited departmental seminar at University of Wisconsin Eau Claire on April 3. The talk, based on research conducted by undergraduate biology majors at MSUM, was e...

  • Philosophy Colloquium Series continues

    April 9, 2014

    Dr. Phil Mouch, Philosophy, is going to give his colloquium on Wednesday, April 23, at 4:20 p.m. in MacLean Hall 165. His topic is “The Myth of Self-Defense.” The following is a synopsis of his talk: ...

  • Advancing Your Leadership Experience

    April 9, 2014

    Come to the "Advancing Your Leadership Experience" Take the Lead Tuesday, April 15 from 7-8 p.m. in CMU 203. There will be free food! There will be a leadership panel that will consist of: - Deb W...

  • This is the last week to make nominations for Of-the-Year Awards

    April 9, 2014

    Show your Dragon Pride and nominate student leaders, student organizations and advisors at www.mnstate.edu/osa/leadership/recognition-opportunities....

  • Participate in Relay For Life

    April 9, 2014

    Relay For Life is happening Saturday, April 12, at 2 p.m.-2 a.m. This is a fundraiser to raise money for the American Cancer Society for cancer research, education and providing services to cancer pat...

  • The economics of gaming

    April 9, 2014

    Zebulon Hallman to present at conference By Danielle Rebel “League of Legends” and “World of Warcraft” may seem like simple ways to pass the time for most, but for Zebulon Hallman, the...

  • Journalism students win multiple awards in regional contests

    April 8, 2014

    Three Campus News Stories Move On to National SPJ Contest Three stories from Campus News, MSUM’s student produced newscast, were named as winners in the Society of Professional Journalists Mark of ...

  • Horizonlines story selected for Oxford University Press publication

    April 8, 2014

    Oxford University Press has requested permission to use a portion of the story “Uncovering the history behind collecting” from volume 4 of Horizonline.org, Inside Collecting, for inclusion in an Oxfor...

  • Summer Session Benefits

    April 8, 2014

    Summer classes ensure students stay on track Whether you take summer classes to get ahead, catch up or stay on track, Summer Session offers many benefits for current and new students. “I take su...

  • Anthropology and Earth Science research group visited Meskwaki Indian Settlement during spring break

    April 8, 2014

    During Spring Break, Dr. Erik Gooding, Anthropology and Earth Science, led his Meskwaki Ethnohistory Research Group to the Meskwaki Indian Settlement in East Central Iowa for four days of cultural and...

  • Students present research at academic conferences next week

    April 8, 2014

    The schedules for the Student Academic Conference on April 15 and the Minnesota Undergraduate Scholars Conference on April 14 will be held in the Comstock Memorial Union. The presentation schedule ...

  • Percussion Ensemble and Flute Studio to perform outdoor musical event

    April 8, 2014

    The MSUM Percussion Ensemble and Flute Studio will present a unique sonic landscape at MSUM on Wednesday, April 9 at 7 p.m. Directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, “Inuksuit,” a 75-minute epic work by Alaska...

  • Guess what?

    April 8, 2014

    The deadline to file for Student Senate is now April 11. Do you know what that means? It means you have three more days to go! Use them wisely and sign up. This is a great way to gain long-term leader...

  • Make your nominations for student organization awards

    April 8, 2014

    Have you been a part of an excellent student organization, worked with a great student leader or been inspired by an advisior? If so, nominate them for an Of-the-Year Award! Nominate here....

  • Dragon Fitness offers workout advice

    April 8, 2014

    Like "DRAGON FITNESS" to stay updated on announcements, tips, and upcoming meetings and events. The goal is to help people with their fitness goals, whatever those goals may be. We will provide workou...

  • Projector, PC desktops and monitors for sale

    April 8, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead has the following items available for sale 1. Projectors – Priced $75 2. PC Desktop computers (no operating systems) - $75 3. Monitors - $25 DETAILS: Items ...

  • “The Age of Stupid” showing tonight

    April 7, 2014

    The Office of Campus Sustainability will be showing “The Age of Stupid” on April 7 at 7 p.m. in the Langseth Hall 118. In "The Age of Stupid" a future archivist looks at old footage from the year 2...

  • Presidential candidate online evaluations due today at 10 a.m.

    April 7, 2014

    Online evaluations for the three presidential candidates must be submitted by 10 a.m. today. The evaluations will be sent directly to the Chancellor’s Office. www.mnstate.edu/presidential-search...

  • School of Business professors present at MBAA International Conference

    April 7, 2014

    Professors Sheri Erickson and Mary Stone, School of Business, presented the paper "An Examination of Pfizer's Crisis Communication Strategies in the Celebrex Case" at the MBAA International Conference...

  • Sixteen students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

    April 7, 2014

    On Friday, April 4 an induction ceremony was held for sixteen MSU Moorhead students joining the MSUM Chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society. This honor society is only available to business pro...

  • Inuksuit Sonic Landscape to be featured on Campus Mall

    April 7, 2014

    The MSUM Percussion Ensemble and Flute Studio will present a unique sonic landscape at MSUM on Wednesday, April 9 at 7 p.m. Directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, "Inuksuit," a 75-minute epic work by Alaska...

  • Sigma Pi Sigma inducts three new members

    April 7, 2014

    The MSUM chapter of Sigma Pi Sigma, the Physics Honors Society, inducted three new members during a ceremony on April 5. The inductees were chosen based on academic excellence, research and service to...

  • Happy Birthday to the Wellness Center

    April 7, 2014

    Next week the Wellness Center will be celebrating five years at its current location. In 1998 the Student Health and Wellness Advisory Committee began discussing plans for a Wellness Center. In ...

  • Japan Club fundraiser rescheduled for April 16

    April 7, 2014

    The Japan Club fundraiser has been rescheduled due to the bad weather last Monday. The fundraiser will now be held on Wednesday, April 16. It will be from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Dilworth Pizza Ranch. Make...

  • Thank you for being a part of Celebration of Nations

    April 7, 2014

    Thank you to all that attended and participated in the 51st Celebration of Nations! We had an excellent night of entertainment, dance and food. We look forward to seeing everyone next year. Save the d...

  • Relay for Life is April 12

    April 7, 2014

    Participate in Relay For Life. Relay For Life is happening Saturday, April 12, at 2 p.m.-2 a.m. This is a fundraiser to raise money for the American Cancer Society for cancer research, education and p...

  • MSUM DECA advances to nationals

    April 4, 2014

    Six students to compete in Washington D.C. On February 25 and 26 the MSUM DECA chapter competed at the Minnesota Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference in Mankato, Minn. After two days of co...

  • MSUM Welcomes Dr. Carlos Vargas-Aburto

    April 4, 2014

    Dr. Carlos Vargas-Aburto, presidential candidate, is on campus today. Carlos Vargas‐Aburto has served at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania as provost and vice president for academic and student a...

  • Martin Grindeland receives NBNA’s highest honor

    April 4, 2014

    Martin Grindeland, a professor in MSUM’s School of Communication and Journalism, was named this year’s winner of the Mitchell V. Charnley Award by the Northwest Broadcast News Association at the organ...

  • MSUM Library set to reopen after extensive renovation

    April 4, 2014

    After an extensive two-year renovation, the Livingston Lord Library is set to completely reopen today. This will be a “soft opening;” a grand opening and celebration is being planned for Fall 2014. Th...

  • Wellness Center extends weekend hours for Fall 2014

    April 4, 2014

    Starting fall semester 2014 the Wellness Center will be extending its weekend hours on Saturdays and Sundays to 10 a.m.-10 p.m. www.mnstate.edu/wellness...

  • Dragon Days begin next week

    April 4, 2014

    Please help us in welcoming our new Dragons to the MSUM family. Dragon Day activities will take place mainly in the Comstock Memorial Union. Please be aware that we will have up to an extra 360 peo...

  • Calling all graphic artists

    April 4, 2014

    The Green Dragons, MSUM's environmentally focused student group, needs your help. They are looking for a unique "green dragon" to serve as their logo. Their mission is to keep MSUM and the surrounding...

  • Congratulations to March Student Leader of the Month, Carman Hoffman

    April 4, 2014

    Here is what the nominee had to say about her as a leader: “For me being a freshman on campus is hard, it's a whole new environment. Carman stepped up and helped me a lot throughout my first year. ...

  • Dragon Pride Friday in the CMU C-Store

    April 4, 2014

    Join us in the Comstock Memorial Union's C-Store on Friday for the grand finale of Grand Opening Week! We'll be celebrating Dragon Pride Friday in the C-Store with specials, prizes, and an appearance ...

  • Last day to donate used phones and accessories

    April 4, 2014

    This is the last day the Economic Society is collecting old phones and accessories for our service project. Donations will be collected in boxes in the following locations: MacLean 380 (Economics Depa...

  • Economics student, Cody Brandt, to be published in Undergraduate Economic Review

    April 3, 2014

    Cody Brandt’s research paper, “Impact of Oil Boom on Employment and Wages in North Dakota,” has been accepted for publication in the Undergraduate Economic Review in 2014. The Undergraduate Economic R...

  • Eurospring informational meetings today and Monday

    April 3, 2014

    Interested in joining Eurospring 2015? Come to an informational meeting on Thursday, April 3 at 9 a.m. in MA 169, or Monday, April 7 at 3 p.m. in MA 165. Meet Professor Morrow and have your questions ...

  • Student Academic Conference poster printing guidelines

    April 3, 2014

    Students are asked to submit their poster three weeks prior to the Student Academic Conference to avoid the rush. *March 24 is 3 weeks prior to April 14* Posters can be printed at Marketing Graphi...

  • Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Ambassadors

    April 3, 2014

    The Office of Undergraduate Admission is excited to announce the 2014-2015 Dragon Ambassadors. More than 40 students applied for the opportunity to represent MSU Moorhead next year, of which eighteen ...

  • Dragon Pride Friday in the CMU C-Store

    April 3, 2014

    Join us on Friday for all kinds of fun as we close-out the Comstock Memorial Union's C-Store Grand Opening Week! We'll be celebrating Dragon Pride Friday in the C-Store with specials, prizes, and an a...

  • File for Student Senate election

    April 3, 2014

    Did you file for Student Senate election, yet? If not, then you should do it quickly! Why? Well, because: You can create a difference on our campus. You can represent and be the voice of our ...

  • Last week Economic Society collecting used phones and accessories

    April 3, 2014

    This is the last week the Economic Society is collecting old phones and accessories for our service project. As advertised earlier we are partnering with the Soroptimist International of Moorhead to c...

  • MSUM welcomes Dr. Sam Minner

    April 2, 2014

    Dr. Sam Minner, presidential candidate, is on campus today. Sam Minner has served as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Radford University (VA) since 2011. Previously, he served...

  • Poetry reading and book Launch of “The Gold Shop of Ba-‘Ali”

    April 2, 2014

    Please join Yahya Frederickson for a poetry reading and the book launch of his first full-length poetry collection, "The Gold Shop of Ba-'Ali," on Thursday, April 3 at 4:30 p.m, in the CMU 101. Free a...

  • Volunteers needed for Powwow, April 26

    April 2, 2014

    The Woodlands and High Plains Powwow (WHPP) is looking for volunteers for the upcoming Powwow. The Woodlands and High Plains Powwow will be held on Saturday, April 26, in the Nemzek Fieldhouse. Gra...

  • Recognize great work of campus community members

    April 2, 2014

    Recognize the great work that student organizations, student leaders and advisors do on campus and nominate them for Of-the-Year Awards. Nominate here. There are several categories. Nominate someone b...

  • MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series continues Friday

    April 2, 2014

    MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Driving to Root Cause Using Scientific Training and Analytical Thinking to Solve Industrial Problems By William Cooper, Technical Manager and...

  • Quidditch - MSUM Intramurals

    April 2, 2014

    Grab your friends, broomsticks and cloaks, make a team, and come join MSUM Intramurals in our Muggle Quidditch event! If you are not keen on creating a team, come enjoy some butter-beer and chocolate ...

  • Recycle your old phone books

    April 2, 2014

    The new phone books have arrived, so it’s time to recycle the old ones. Telephone book recycling is located next to the elevator on the first floor of Bridges Hall....

  • Free movie showing of “Front of the Class”

    April 2, 2014

    On Thursday, April 3, SCEC (Student Council for Exceptional Children) is having a free movie showing of "Front of the Class." The movie will be in Langseth 104 (Science Lab Auditorium) at 7 p.m. All a...

  • CADT brings Visiting Artist, Bill Zarchy, to campus

    April 1, 2014

    CADT Visiting Artist, Bill Zarchy, will hold a workshop in Cinematography and Lighting for Film and Video, Tuesday, April 1, 6-9 p.m, King Hall. Zarchy is a professional Director of Photography who...

  • Gerontology Student Awarded Scholarship from the MN Gerontological Society

    April 1, 2014

    Katherine Johanson, a junior majoring in Gerontology and Psychology, has been awarded the Gerald Bloedow Scholarship from the Minnesota Gerontological Society. In 1994, MGS established the Bloedow Sch...

  • MSUM alum to speak at 13th annual Gerontology Colloquium April 9

    April 1, 2014

    The 13th Annual Gerontology Colloquium will take place Wednesday, April 9, from 4:30 – 6 p.m. in Lommen 102. This year’s colloquium will feature MSUM graduate Lexie (Kreps) Bosh (B.A. Gerontology and ...

  • Student Juried Exhibition

    April 1, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for the Student Juried Exhibition on Thursday, April 3 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts Gallery (CA 155)....

  • Students chosen to present Workshop at FEMMSS5 Conference in August

    April 1, 2014

    Students Kate Lucero and Whitney Oxendahl are working with faculty to develop a case study on the Hydraulic Fracturing taking place on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation. Lucero and Oxendahl will be...

  • Learn new recipes at College Cooking

    April 1, 2014

    If you like the Food Network you will love this event! Join us for College Cooking tonight in Langseth Hall 104 at 7 p.m. Come learn new and easy recipes while enjoying free food. There will be opp...

  • File for Student Senate election

    April 1, 2014

    Do you want to make a difference? Then you should file for Student Senate election, as soon as possible! Represent the students at MSUM and make a difference on our campus! This is a great long-...

  • The Gendered Economy offered as online course this summer

    April 1, 2014

    Economics 340: The Gendered Economy (LASC 9) offered online this summer (May 21 to June 17). Despite the grand American narrative of expanding freedom, economic and political opportunity in the Uni...

  • Revised Presidential Forums

    April 1, 2014

    Blackhurst today, Minner April 2 & Vargas-Aburto April 4 Forums for three MSUM presidential candidates have been rescheduled following Monday’s campus closing. Forums for Anne Blackhurst will b...

  • Semifinalists for MSUM President Named

    March 28, 2014

    Presidential Search Website ST. PAUL, Minn., March 27, 2014 – Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has named three semifinalists who are under consideration to be president of Minnesota State ...

  • Physics major to conduct research at University of Maine’s Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology

    March 28, 2014

    Kyle Salk, a sophomore Physics major, was offered and has accepted a position as a summer researcher at the University of Maine's Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology. The goal of this summer...

  • Physics student presents research at conferences; receives internship at IBM Research-Almaden

    March 28, 2014

    Iwnetim Abate, junior physics student, recently accepted an internship with IBM Reserach-Almaden located in Silicon Valley in San Jose, Calif. Abate will be working on increasing the energy densities ...

  • Library will be closed April 3

    March 28, 2014

    The MSU Moorhead Livingston Lord Library will be closed for the entire day and evening of Thursday, April 3, to facilitate the move of the Library's Check-Out Desk from its currently shared space with...

  • MSUM Photography has a photo blog

    March 28, 2014

    Check out the blog. Last semester the Photography Department began showcasing student work and now you are invited to enjoy the photographs collected over the past few months. Posts include work from ...

  • Game Night

    March 28, 2014

    What better way to spend your Friday night... African Students Union (ASU), in collaboration with Black Students Union (BSU) and Organization Latina Americana (OLA) invites you to: FIFA/Game Nig...

  • Economic Society collecting used cell phones and accessories

    March 28, 2014

    The Economic Society is partnering with the Soroptimist International of Moorhead to collect used cell phones and accessories (chargers, cases, etc.) for clients of the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center in...

  • Student accepted into MIT summer program

    March 27, 2014

    Tadesse to present at Student Academic Conference By Danielle Rebel Greatness is often born from wild, far-fetched ideas. For Loza Tadesse, this was exactly the case. The international s...

  • Commercial ensemble in concert April 1

    March 27, 2014

    The MSUM commercial ensemble, The Collaborations, will perform Tuesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in Hansen Theater. The concert will open with student a cappella student group, CutXTime. Dr. Michael J. Kr...

  • Physics in Life topic of March 28 seminar

    March 27, 2014

    Friday, March 28 | 3-3:50 p.m. | 325 Hagen Hall MSUM Physics and Astronomy seminar series presents "Physics in Life, AFTER , A “lifetime” in Physics," featuring Bruce Flaig (1972, Physics & Ch...

  • Psychology students to present research at Stanford

    March 27, 2014

    Three Psychology students have had their research abstracts accepted for a conference at Stanford University this spring. Kelsey Ihringer will present research on attachment and emotion discrimination...

  • Biosciences students' research accepted for publication

    March 27, 2014

    Biosciences majors Emily Mammenga, Carissa Storseth and Noah Berglund have had their research accepted for publication in the international peer-reviewed journal Animal Behaviour. The title of their m...

  • Presidential forums venue changes

    March 26, 2014

    Forums for three MSUM presidential candidates will be held March 31, April 1, and April 2. It is anticipated that the names of the individuals will be released by the Chancellor’s Office later this we...

  • Nominate a leader, organization or advisor

    March 26, 2014

    Recognize a great leader, organization, or advisor by nominating them for a Dragon Pride Award! Nominations are due today at 5 p.m. Nominate someone here....

  • Library website gets update

    March 26, 2014

    The MSUM Library's website has been updated to match the University's web design standards. All elements of the former website are still available. The left column includes drop-down menus for Researc...

  • MSUM Rainbow Scholarship

    March 26, 2014

    The GLBT Rainbow Endowed Scholarship was founded in 1999 by MSUM alumni, faculty and staff. The endowment recognizes students’ affirmation of GLBT identity and/or encourages service and leadership to ...

  • Online safety topic of live chat

    March 26, 2014

    Thursday, March 27 | 7 p.m. Sgt. Marc Baetsch of the MSUM Public Safety Department will present a live chat on the topic of online safety Thursday, March 27 at 7 p.m. During this time feel free to...

  • Printmaking student's work accepted into art show

    March 26, 2014

    Madeline Murnion, a printmaking student in the Art Department, was accepted into the show, From Roots To Leaves; An Exhibition of Tree Inspired Art Work at the Fine Arts Center of Hot Springs. From Ro...

  • Local scientist to deliver polymer seminar Friday

    March 26, 2014

    Effect of polymer structure on properties and their applications Friday, March 28 | 2 p.m. | SL 102 Featuring: Neena Ravindran, Ph.D., Principal R&D Scientist, Tecton Products, Fargo, N.D. ...

  • Japan Club fundraiser at Pizza Ranch

    March 26, 2014

    Japan Club is having a fundraiser at the Dilworth Pizza Ranch on Monday, March 31 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Please tell the person at the cash register that you are there in support of Japan Club....

  • GCOM summer session class

    March 26, 2014

    Need to take GCOM 255 Beginning Computer Graphics (or just interested in taking a Graphic Communications class)? Register for the summer course! • Offered during the three-week summer session t...

  • Economics student accepted to Applied Economics program at Illinois State University Urbana-Champaign, receives scholarship

    March 25, 2014

    Cody Brandt, Economics major, was accepted to the Master’s in Applied Economics program at Illinois State University Urbana-Champaign. Cody was offered a full scholarship and an assistantship worth we...

  • Dalan and Geoarchaeology major conducted research at Poverty Point State Historic Site

    March 25, 2014

    Rinita Dalan, Anthropology and Earth Science, and Geoarchaeology major Rebecca Wallace traveled to the Poverty Point State Historic Site in Louisiana over Spring Break to conduct investigations into a...

  • Chemistry & Biochemistry students present at national ACS meeting

    March 25, 2014

    Eight student members of the Chemistry & Biochemistry Club presented their research and community involvement work at the 247th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society in ...

  • Mike Miller, Mathematics, and students present at NDCTM conference

    March 25, 2014

    Mike Miller, Mathematics, and Elementary Education majors Anna Adrover and Trista Bentler presented at the North Dakota Council of Teachers of Mathematics conference in Fargo on Saturday, March 22.  T...

  • Log your Spring Break volunteer hours

    March 25, 2014

    Did you go on a Pay it Forward tour, help with Habitat for Humanity, or possibly volunteer in any other way shape or form? Click this link and help us reach 125,000 volunteer hours!...

  • Dragon Variety Show tonight

    March 25, 2014

    Join the Dragon Entertainment Group as they showcase a variety of talents at MSUM. If you would like to be apart of this event, it's not too late to sign up on our website. Join us in the CMU Ballroom...

  • MCA Networking, Communication Seminar

    March 25, 2014

    April 11, 2014 | MSU Mankato at Edina The Minnesota Construction Association is hosing a “Networking, Presentation & Communication” seminar for industry professionals April 11 at Minnesota Stat...

  • "Jeffrey Hatcher’s Hamlet" comes to Moorhead

    March 25, 2014

    Come celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th birthday year in as MSUM Theatre Arts presents one-man show on March 27 "Jeffrey Hatcher's Hamlet," the latest work by Minnesota’s own acclaimed playwright, prem...

  • Make nominations for the Student Organization Award Ceremony

    March 25, 2014

    The Student Organization Award Ceremony will be here before you know it! Recognize the great work that students organizations, and advisers do on campus and nominate them for an Of-the-Year Award. ...

  • Two new features on your Dragon Card: Campus Cash and Dragon Dollars

    March 25, 2014

    We are excited to announce two new features on your Dragon Card, Campus Cash and Dragon Dollars. Dragon Dollars: for use at all MSUM Dining and convenience store locations Campus Cash: ...

  • Dragon Pride Award nominations due Wednesday

    March 25, 2014

    Recognize a great leader, organization, or advisor by nominating them for a Dragon Pride Award! Nominations are due Wednesday, March 26 at 5 p.m. Nominate someone here....

  • Network with more than 40 employers at the MSUM Internship & Career Fair

    March 25, 2014

    MSUM Internship & Career Fair Wednesday, March 26 1-3 p.m., CMU Ballroom Network with more than 40 employers looking to fill internship, part-time and full-time career positions! For a full l...

  • Meet the students that represent you

    March 25, 2014

    Well, this is your lucky day! Today is the Student Senate Meet & Greet, from 5 to 7 p.m. in CMU 101. Food and fun conversation well be held! Also, if you're looking for a long-term leadership expe...

  • Two student orgs taking donations for luminaries for Moorhead Colleges Relay for Life

    March 25, 2014

    Pre-Health Professionals Club and Tri-Beta will be taking donations for luminaries for the Moorhead Colleges Relay for Life on March 26 and 27. There will be tables in the CMU and the Science Lab atri...

  • Survey opportunity

    March 25, 2014

    There are six questions and it definitely will not take so much out of your time. We'd like to know what kind of planner you use, if any and would like to know how. This is simple and we'd apprecia...

  • Planning for the Future

    March 24, 2014

    Academic advisors offer advice and support for students By Danielle Rebel As students are filling their wish lists for next semester’s courses, and eagerly staring at their screens waitin...

  • Schedule for presidential candidates

    March 24, 2014

    The Chancellor’s Office has provided a schedule for visits by three MSUM presidential candidates. The visits will be March 31, April 1, and April 2. The names of the individuals will be released at a ...

  • Zepper to read poetry today at Southwest Minnesota State University

    March 24, 2014

    Professor Kevin Zepper, English, will be at Southwest Minnesota State University Visiting Writers Series on Monday, March 24 for a poetry reading. Kevin Zepper, author of “Sugartown” and three other c...

  • Participate in open forums for Assistant Director of Financial Aid

    March 24, 2014

    Your participation in open forums for two candidates interviewing for the Assistant Director position is requested. Monday, March 24, 2:30 p.m. in Comstock Memorial Union, #227 Jessica Swedberg ...

  • Registration now open

    March 24, 2014

    Registration for 2014 fall classes runs from March 10-14 and March 24-28. During this time, currently enrolled or returning students may register for classes. Registration dates are determined by the ...

  • Dorothy Day House looking for help with evening meals

    March 24, 2014

    FM Dorothy Day House is looking for groups or organizations to help with evening meals. They have been serving residents for over 31 years. You may bring in food that has been made in a commercial kit...

  • Analyzing risks

    March 21, 2014

    Actuarial science program prepares students for global internships Actuary is the number one career in America according to careercast.com. Actuaries analyze financial costs of risk and uncertainty...

  • New Essentia administrator, an MSUM graduate, arrives in middle of $60 million expansion project

    March 21, 2014

    By: Patrick Springer, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article FARGO – Timothy Sayler left Fargo-Moorhead more than 30 years ago after graduating from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Now the ...

  • Student accepts summer research position at the University of Wyoming’s Department of Astronomy

    March 21, 2014

    Laura Herzog, a sophomore Physics and Mathematics double major, was offered and has accepted a position as a summer researcher at the University of Wyoming's Department of Astronomy. She will be invol...

  • Submit your Dragon Pride Award nominations

    March 21, 2014

    Nominate a leader, organization, or advisor for a Dragon Pride Award. Nominations are due Wednesday, March 26 at 5 pm. Nominate someone at www.mnstate.edu/osa....

  • Participate in the Relay For Life

    March 21, 2014

    Relay For Life is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society to raise money for cancer education, research and services provided to cancer patients. It is happening April 12 from 2 p.m.-2 a.m. at Co...

  • Philosophy Colloquium Series

    March 20, 2014

    Dr. Ted Gracyk (Dept. of Philosophy, MSUM) is going to give a colloquium Wednesday, March 26, at 4:15 p.m. in Langseth Hall 118 (Science Lecture Room). His topic is “Audiences, Performances, and Virtu...

  • The War Over Water

    March 19, 2014

    Student to present on water resource sharing Sophomore Jordan Pinneke is the epitome of the phrase, “so much to do, so little time.” Whether it is with her secretarial position for the Sustaina...

  • “Moorhead Magazine” celebrates MSUM's 125th anniversary

    March 19, 2014

    To commemorate our quasquicentennial, “Moorhead Magazine” created a list of things we (and you) love about MSUM! What are some of your favorite things, Dragons? Send your comments to magazine@mn...

  • Copy2Print front window spring break hours

    March 19, 2014

    Copy2Print front window hours during spring break (March 17-21) are 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., M-F....

  • School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership extends deadline for RN to BSN program applications

    March 18, 2014

    The MSUM School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership is extending the deadline for applications to the RN to BSN program for Fall 2014 semester start due to hiring additional faculty and new opportuni...

  • Buffalo River Trail Run registration is now open

    March 18, 2014

    The Buffalo River Trail Run will be held June 7, 2014. Registration for the 5K and 10K is now open. Visit the trail run website below for event and registration information. www.mnstate.edu/tra...

  • MSUM students make it to finals of Fargo Star singing competition

    March 18, 2014

    Stars in their eyes: 10 finalists to square off Saturday in Fargo Star singing competition By: Ryan Johnson, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event FARGO – After thousands of online votes and more than ...

  • HBO documentary includes song from MSUM graduate, Amanda Nygard

    March 18, 2014

    “Bird Flew Hard,” a song from the Fargo-based roots trio Amanda Standalone and the Pastry Shop Girls is featured in the opening credits of the documentary “Paycheck to Paycheck: The Life and Times of ...

  • Presidential candidate forums scheduled

    March 17, 2014

    Forums for three MSUM presidential candidates will be held March 31, April 1, and April 2.  The names of the individuals will be released by the Chancellor’s Office at a later date. The schedules f...

  • Math student accepted to Valparaiso Experience in Research by Undergraduate Mathematicians

    March 17, 2014

    Math major, Sam Erickson, was accepted to and will be participating in the Valparaiso Experience in Research by Undergraduate Mathematicians. He will be doing research on pattern avoidance in double l...

  • Spring 2014 International Student Sash Ceremony

    March 17, 2014

    The International Student Sash Ceremony is Thursday, May 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. The Sash Ceremony is designed to recognize MSUM’s graduating international students. Each graduate is ...

  • Spring break parking

    March 17, 2014

    There will be no ticketing in General lots during spring break (March 17 through March 21). Enforcement of Metered and Reserved Lots will carry on as usual, as posted by the signs at each lot entrance...

  • Showcase your talents at the Dragon Variety Show

    March 17, 2014

    Can you juggle, do you sing, can you play the drums, want to share a poem...do you know anyone who does? Register for the Dragon Variety Show at www.mnstate.edu/entertainment Come the night of t...

  • Follow Dragon athletes at nationals online

    March 14, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead fans can follow Dragon athletes competing at Division II National Championships this week online. Links to live video to the national championships in wrestling,...

  • Email maintenance during spring break

    March 14, 2014

    During the week of spring break, IT will be performing several maintenance activities on the university email system. No issues are anticipated, however, if you experience any difficulty accessing you...

  • Assistant Director of Scholarship and Financial Aid Search Committee announces open forums

    March 14, 2014

    Assistant Director of Scholarship and Financial Aid Search Committee announces the open forums for the candidates, March 24 and 25. Your participation in open forums for two candidates interviewing...

  • RAD program accepting participants

    March 14, 2014

    Open invitation to participate in a small group and structured self-defense program. Please consider participating in this great opportunity. Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) is a nationally recogn...

  • Come and join the fun at ASL Night

    March 14, 2014

    ASL (American Sign Language) Club is hosting an event on Saturday, March 29 from 8 to 10 p.m. It will consists of deaf culture, CODA Brothers video, movie, skits, music, games, finger food, and doo...

  • Campus News receives honorable mention

    March 13, 2014

    MSUM’s Campus News received an honorable mention from the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts, a competitive festival open to BEA individual faculty and student members. Campus News...

  • Smoking policy includes electronic cigarettes ban

    March 13, 2014

    Currently, the FDA has not placed regulations on electronic cigarettes. The U.S. Surgeon General’s “The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress” Report (January 2014) considers electronic ...

  • They're coming...

    March 13, 2014

    Get ready for two new features on your Dragon Card.                           &nb...

  • Choir and Percussion Ensemble concert tonight

    March 13, 2014

    Join the MSUM Concert Choir and Percussion Ensemble as they present a special joint concert performance TONIGHT (Thursday) in Hansen Theatre at 7:30 p.m.! The concert will feature such works as the Pu...

  • IT Helpdesk spring break hours

    March 13, 2014

    The IT Helpdesk hours during the week of spring break will be as follows: March 15– 16: CLOSED March 17 – 21: 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. March 22: CLOSED March 23: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. www.mnstate.edu/hel...

  • StarID

    March 13, 2014

    Please use your StarID to log in to eServices. What is it, anyway? The StarID is a username being implemented at MSUM and all MnSCU campuses. You will continue to have a Dragon (Tech, Student) IDs, wh...

  • Last night of Laser Fest 2014

    March 13, 2014

    Laser Fest 2014 was the place to be in Fargo-Moorhead this past weekend! 549 people saw laser shows at the MSUM Planetarium. Tonight is the last night for Laser Fest 2014. For more information and to ...

  • Math major accepted to Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Sciences Research Institute

    March 12, 2014

    Mathematics major, Josiah Reiswig, was accepted to and will be participating in an REU at the Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Sciences Research Institute at Miami University in Ohio. He will be work...

  • Poetry reading on campus tonight

    March 12, 2014

    In recognition of Women’s History Month, the Women’s and Gender Studies program and the MSUM Women’s Center is sponsoring a poetry reading by Mariahedessa Ekere Tallie. CMU 101, MSUM (free and open...

  • MSUM Concert Choir and Percussion Ensemble to perform, tour

    March 12, 2014

    The MSUM Concert Choir, directed by Dr. Daniel Mahraun, and the MSUM Percussion Ensemble, directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, will combine to present a unique concert event at MSUM this Thursday evening ...

  • MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series continues

    March 12, 2014

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Calculation of Optical Absorption Spectra of Large Molecules and Quantum Dots By Deyan Mihaylov, MSUM Alum, Ph.D. student, NDSU Department of Physic...

  • Campus dining spring break hours

    March 12, 2014

    The campus dining spring break hours are available to view online. Click here and download this image to your computer or mobile device for quick access....

  • Economics major presented paper at Eastern Economics Association research session in Boston

    March 11, 2014

    Jesse Leyk, economics major, presented a paper on the impact of NAFTA on imports of transportation equipment. Leyk's presentation was part of the undergraduate research sessions (IPE sessions) of the ...

  • Lake Superior Ecology class offered in August

    March 11, 2014

    The north of Lake Superior is incredibly beautiful, and although sparsely populated it has been highly significant in the economic and sociopolitical development of North America. A new course, Lak...

  • Deadline for 2014-2015 Upper Class/Transfer Honors Apprentice Scholarship application is April 1, 2014

    March 11, 2014

    The Upper Class/Transfer Honors Apprentice Scholarship is a $10,000 award ($5,000 per year for the final two years of a student's attendance based on academic performance). Included is the opportunity...

  • Summer financial aid application form available on website

    March 11, 2014

    Planning to take classes this summer? The summer application form is available on the Financial Aid website. Read the "eligibility requirements" and "application procedures" carefully. If you meet the...

  • Laser Fest 2014 continues through Thursday

    March 11, 2014

    The first ever Laser Fest 2014 is taking place at the Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium. The Planetarium is showing laser shows ranging from educational, family oriented, and modern to c...

  • Safari has lowest priced movies in town

    March 11, 2014

    Austin Maddox, class of 2010 and general manager of Safari Theatre, called to say their movie tickets are lower than what’s published in the “Moorhead Magazine.” Tickets are $2.50 Monday-Thursday even...

  • 125th Video Contest

    March 11, 2014

    In case you missed it, this year is MSUM's 125th anniversary. Help us celebrate by participating in the 125th Video Contest! Winners will receive: $200 First Place $100 Second Place $50 Th...

  • "Frozen" movie showing tonight

    March 11, 2014

    Join us for our final movie showing in Langseth Hall 104 at 6 and 9 p.m. Come take photos with some of your favorite characters from the movie at our customized photo-booth. Brought to you by Dragon E...

  • Tri-Beta to hold Relay for Life Fundraiser March 12

    March 11, 2014

    On Wednesday, March 12 at 6 p.m. a Relay for Life Fundraiser hosted by Tri-Beta will be held in Langseth Hall 118. You can bid on the opportunity to have lunch with one of your classmates or faculty (...

  • Don't forget to log your volunteer hours

    March 11, 2014

    Visit the OSA webpage and log your volunteer hours! It takes less than a minute, and you can help our university achieve our goal of 125,000 volunteer hours!...

  • Save the dates for presidential campus visits

    March 10, 2014

    March 31, April 1 and 2 The campus community is encouraged to set aside March 31, April 1 and 2 for on-campus visits of MSUM’s presidential candidates. A detailed schedule will be forthcoming....

  • Visit with President Szymanski

    March 10, 2014

    The President will hold open office hours for students on Tuesday, March 11, from 1-3 p.m. in Owens 203. No appointment is necessary....

  • Health and Wellness Advisory Committee approves belay qualification course

    March 10, 2014

    Starting fall 2014, the Wellness Center will be offering belay qualification courses for students, faculty, staff and community members. Belay is the term used in rock climbing that refers to a set of...

  • Second annual Ethics Day is Wednesday

    March 10, 2014

    Please join us for….. College of Business and Innovation’s 2nd Annual Ethics Day Wednesday, March 12 Noon panel: CMU Ballroom 12-1:15 p.m. Lunch served beginning at 11:45 a.m. Profe...

  • Move It and Lose It

    March 7, 2014

    Reframing perceptions about exercise By Meghan Feir With obesity affecting more than 78 million adult Americans in 2013, there is no question a need for practicing healthier habits has arisen. ...

  • Brain scientist to speak on brain mapping

    March 7, 2014

    Explores way we receive and process media information and communicate emotions Dr. Nelson Klahr, a computational neuroscientist currently teaching at Brooks Debartolo Collegiate High School in Tamp...

  • Philosophy Colloquium Series

    March 7, 2014

    Dr. Ted Gracyk, Philosophy, will present a colloquium Wednesday, March 26, at 4:15 p.m. (Langseth Hall 118 (Science Lecture Room)). His topic is “Audiences, Performances, and Virtual Performances.” Th...

  • Just around the corner

    March 7, 2014

    This Friday, March 7, AfterDark and the MSUM Career Development Center is bringing you JUST AROUND THE CORNER! Come to the CMU Ballroom from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. We have a lot of fun activities planned f...

  • 4th Annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes this Sunday

    March 7, 2014

    Join the Dragon Entertainment Group, Rape and Abuse Crisis Center and Someplace Safe in the CMU main lounge for the international men's march to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence. Men, wi...

  • North Dakota computer breach may have compromised student information

    March 6, 2014

    The North Dakota University System has discovered suspicious activity on a computer server that stored personal information, including social security numbers, of more than 290,000 faculty, staff, and...

  • Advisor meetings happening now

    March 6, 2014

    To register for fall classes, you’ll need to obtain an access code from your advisor. Fall advising begins March 3. Not sure who your advisor is? Check eServices. 

Once you log into e-services, click...

  • Don’t miss Dante scholar John Kerr and pianist Jihye Chang

    March 6, 2014

    Pianist Jihye Chang returns to Fargo-Moorhead to perform Thursday, March 6, at 7 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall. Works include Chorale Fantasy, IV. Sin: Romans 3:10-18, V. Chorale: "Lord, have mercy" by Shi...

  • Seven nursing students provide care in Nicaragua

    March 6, 2014

    Six RNB nursing students and one graduate nursing student recently returned from a medical trip to rural Nicaragua where care was provided to the 'Los Pipitos' (children with handicaps), and the gener...

  • Did you know?

    March 6, 2014

    The MSUM Library has a collection of over 600,000 books, as well as a large selection of DVDs and CDs to check out? Whether you're looking for "Pitch Perfect" or "Les Misérables," you're sure to find ...

  • Items for sale

    March 6, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead will have the following items available for sale. • PLEASE: No phone calls, drop-ins or emails to the Helpdesk as they do not have any information on these items...

  • Spread the Word to End the Word - March 3-7

    March 6, 2014

    SCEC (Student Council for Exceptional Children) is hosting their 2nd annual Spread the Word to End the Word: End the Use of the R-word event. Wear blue on Wednesday, March 5 to support the Special Oly...

  • French Night in Kise

    March 6, 2014

    Join us tonight for a Faux French Night in Kise Commons! We will be featuring a fun take on French foods from 4:30-7 p.m. Click here for a complete menu.         ...

  • Council on Staff Affairs (CSA) Scholarships

    March 5, 2014

    Applications for 2014/2015 scholarships are now available. Scholarships for MSUM Classified Staff and their dependents (must be a degree seeking student) are qualified to apply as long as they meet al...

  • Tin Roof Theatre Company presents “The twilight of the Golds”

    March 5, 2014

    If your parents knew everything about you before you born, would you still be here? This is the question posed in the play, "The twilight of the Golds" by Jonathan Tolins, the next production of the T...

  • The Alumni Foundation may be calling you...

    March 5, 2014

    The MSUM Alumni Foundation has begun the annual Parent Phonathon. Every year, hundreds of parents of current MSUM students make gifts to MSUM to help their own students and others. This year, the Pare...

  • Kise serves French cuisine

    March 5, 2014

    Join in tomorrow night from 4:30-7 p.m. for French Night in Kise Commons! We will be featuring a variety French themed cuisine, such as Cinnamon Donut French Toast, Crepes, Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta, ...

  • National Stuttering Association meets third Thursday of the month

    March 5, 2014

    The Fargo/Moorhead chapter of the National Stuttering Association (a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of people who stutter) holds monthly meetings on the third Thursday of the month (...

  • Wisenden invited by Iowa State University to give departmental seminar

    March 4, 2014

    Brian Wisenden, professor of Biosciences, gave an invited Departmental Seminar at the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management (NREM) at Iowa State University on Feb. 14, 2014. The title ...

  • School psychology students present, lobby in Washington, D.C.

    March 4, 2014

    School psychology faculty members Lisa Stewart and Peg Potter and graduate students David Gano, Hannah Korcuska and Kelli McGovern recently attended the annual conference of the National Association o...

  • Brandau's latest film screens at Fargo Film Festival

    March 4, 2014

    Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies professor Tom Brandau's latest film, "Home Delivery," will have it's premiere screening Saturday, March 8 as part of the 2014 Fargo Film Festival. Set in Baltimo...

  • Token Hunt Clue

    March 4, 2014

    First clue of March: "He lived a very prestigious life indeed, which is why he received the University of Minnesota's Outstanding Achievement Award in 1952." Congratulations to Lance Berndt for ...

  • Spring BFA Exhibition #1

    March 4, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for the Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #1 on Thursday, March 6 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts ...

  • Economics Department involved in Winter Institute

    March 4, 2014

    Economics faculty member, Dr. Gregory Stutes, and six members of the Economic Society student organization (Fanuel Asrat, Kofi Boadu, Cody Brandt, Jed Eix, Jasmin Lam, and Taylor Rodriguez) attended t...

  • Office of Student Activities announces winners of February’s Dragon Pride Awards

    March 4, 2014

    Student Leader of the Month: Steve Mindermann Involved in: Housing and Residential Life, and the “Gateway to Leadership” conference. “Steve Mindermann is an outstanding individual. He provides a lot ...

  • Comedian Jessica Sele on campus Thursday

    March 4, 2014

    Come experience the comedy entertainment of Jessica Sele in the CMU Underground at MSUM on Thursday, March 6, at 7 p.m. She has performed at venues such as the Great American Music Hall, the Punchline...

  • MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series

    March 4, 2014

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: You’re Hired! – Infusing STEM and 21st Century Skills to Improve Students’ Attitudes Towards Engineering By Kristin Brevik, Logistics and Outreac...

  • Your Dragons advance to NSIC Tourney Semifinals today at 2:30 p.m.

    March 3, 2014

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead men's basketball team will face Winona State in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference/Sanford Tournament semifinals at 2:30 p.m. on Monday at the Sanford ...

  • Influence on Community: Southern-born librarian is Fargo's go-to planner

    March 3, 2014

    By: Meredith Holt, INFORUM www.inforum.com “Women of Influence” is an ongoing series exploring the women in our community who have the most impact and influence. Each profile will explore a differ...

  • Nina Johnson farewell party today

    March 3, 2014

    There will be a reception for Nina Johnson in the Office of Admissions, Owens 102, today, March 3 from 10 am to 12 noon. Please join us in thanking Nina for her years of service to MSUM and congratula...

  • Wellness Center adds additional group exercise formats

    March 3, 2014

    The updated group exercise schedule is available on the Wellness Center's Facebook page and at the front desk. Some class times have changed. They've also added new class formats, such as Night Rid...

  • Psychology Department offers summer courses

    March 3, 2014

    The Psychology Department is offering the following new courses this summer: Psy 290 (Positive Psychology) and Psy 390 (Forensic Mental Health). In addition, the following will also be offered: Psy 46...

  • Wellness Center hires additional INSANITY instructor

    March 3, 2014

    Due to student demand, the Wellness Center has added two additional INSANITY classes to the group exercise schedule, and has hired an additional INSANITY instructor. Johnny Arnhalt will be teaching...

  • Lunch date auction

    March 3, 2014

    Come out for a lunch date auction to raise money for Relay for Life! Fellow classmates and faculty will be auctioned off for future lunch dates on Wednesday, March 12 at 6 p.m. in SL 118. Anyone wanti...

  • HSAD students chosen to serve as student assistants by the American College of Healthcare Executives

    February 28, 2014

    Three Health Services Administration (HSAD) students, Megan McDowell, Megan Strese and Bailey Beauclair were chosen by the American College of Healthcare Executives (the premier organization for healt...

  • James Sewell Ballet’s world premiere of Inferno on MSUM campus

    February 28, 2014

    Performance caps five-day residency, includes six MSUM dancers It will be hell. And it will be great. James Sewell, founder of the Minneapolis ballet company that bears his name, has barely finishe...

  • Future MSUM students show their Dragon pride

    February 28, 2014

    Two future MSUM students posted a photo with their MSUM gear, and were included in this article about college acceptance "selfies." See their photo on the right side, 10 down. www.hlntv.com/interac...

  • Open gym at EEC

    February 28, 2014

    The Early Education Center will be having an open gym this Saturday from 10 to noon! Come play in the gym and check out the Center. This event is for children 16 months to about 6 years old. Childr...

  • Summer registration to remain open

    February 28, 2014

    On February 26, due to technical difficulties, summer 2014 registration opened (in advance of the scheduled start date of March 10th). The response from the student body was overwhelmingly positive as...

  • Chemistry Club bake sale

    February 28, 2014

    Chemistry Club is hosting a bake sale outside of the Book store in MacLean Monday, March 3, Tuesday, March 4, and Wednesday, March 5 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.! Stop by for some treats and goodies!...

  • Biosciences offering variety of courses this summer

    February 28, 2014

    The Biosciences Department will be offering a variety of courses this summer. Some of the courses that will be offered are as follows; Cell Biology, Organismal Biology, Human Anatomy, and Human Physio...

  • Dinosaur Grocery Bag Bingo this Tuesday

    February 28, 2014

    Come explore the Jurassic jubillee at Dinosaur Grocery Bag Bingo, March 4 at 8 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Get ready to have a roaring good time with the Dragon Entertainment Group and Gamma Phi Beta....

  • Itasca project aims to assure work relevance in curriculum across campus

    February 27, 2014

    As part of an initiative by MnSCU, MSU Moorhead will be one of 20 two- and four-year schools in the state of Minnesota participating in an employer-led civic alliance called the Itasca Project, a plan...

  • Men’s basketball team advances to second round of NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament

    February 27, 2014

    The MSUM Men’s Basketball team has advanced to the second round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference/Sanford Health Tournament! They will play Upper Iowa at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Sanf...

  • Fall 2014 registration windows

    February 27, 2014

    Registration for the Fall 2014 semester is scheduled from March 10-14 & March 24-28, 2014. During this time, currently enrolled or returning students have an opportunity to register before new stu...

  • FM Opera Young Artist Program brings four vocalists to MSUM stage

    February 27, 2014

    Four singers embarking on vocal performance careers perform on the Glasrud Auditorium stage in Weld Hall on the Minnesota State University Moorhead campus Friday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. The performance...

  • Help the Early Education Center collect labels

    February 27, 2014

    The Early Education Center is currently collecting these labels: •Cashwise Labels for Learning points (the points are at the bottom of your grocery receipts, which you earn just by shopping there) ...

  • Did you know?

    February 27, 2014

    The library offers more than just research materials? The library's Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) has a large collection of children's and young adult books you can check out. Visit the second flo...

  • Your Dragons are NSIC North Champions

    February 26, 2014

    Come for Home Playoff Game Wednesday at 7 p.m. Sophomore Tyler Vaughan's three-point play with 25 seconds left provided the game-winning points as the Minnesota State University Moorhead men's bask...

  • 125th Photo Contest winners announced

    February 26, 2014

    As part of Minnesota State University Moorhead’s 125th anniversary celebration, students were asked to participate in a photo contest using the number “125” in a creative way. Michael Walt, Daniell...

  • Free student admission to NSIC Playoff Game sponsored by SABC

    February 26, 2014

    Ticket prices for the Minnesota State University Moorhead men's basketball team's NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament game on Wednesday have been set. The Dragons host Concordia-St. Paul at 7 p.m. at Ne...

  • Kyja K-Nelson’s films screened at Snowdance Film Festival

    February 26, 2014

    Two films by Kyja K-Nelson, Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies, screened recently at the Snowdance Film Festival in Washington. K-Nelson’s films, "Look Out Point" and "Sveit," opened the festival ...

  • Saxophonist Steve Cole to perform with music faculty and student

    February 26, 2014

    On Wednesday, March 5, saxophonist Steve Cole will present two master classes at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall. That evening at 7:30 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall, Cole will present a concert fe...

  • MSUM faculty and students participate in Music Theatre Fargo-Moorhead’s upcoming shows

    February 26, 2014

    Music Theatre Fargo-Moorhead announces its second weekend of their winter production, "Forbidden Broadway’s Greatest Hits," performing at The Stage at Island Park Feb. 27-March 2. "Forbidden Broadway"...

  • Criminal Justice Association to host ATF representative

    February 26, 2014

    Criminal Justice Association will be hosting an Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms representative from St. Paul on March 5 at 10 a.m. in Lommen 91. ATF is currently hiring and students from all majors and...

  • Office of Sustainability presents STARS report

    February 26, 2014

    The Office of Sustainability's STARS presentation is today at 3 p.m. in Langseth Hall 118.  The presentation will be 45 minutes, with 15 minutes for Q&A. All are welcome to attend....

  • Free small popcorn to the first 150 students at MBB Playoff Game tonight

    February 26, 2014

    Ticket prices for the Minnesota State University Moorhead men's basketball team's NSIC/Sanford Health Tournament game on Wednesday have been set. FREE ADMISSION for MSUM Students to MBB Playoff Gam...

  • Spring break scholarship giveaway

    February 26, 2014

    Join MSUM Students Today Leaders Forever (STLF) tonight in CMU 208 at 7 p.m. for a Pay It Forward Tour Sign Up Party! What's a Pay It Forward (PIF) Tour? A PIF is spring break trip across the count...

  • Click here for live coverage of tonight's NSIC basketball playoffs

    February 26, 2014

    Click here for all live coverage: msumdragons.com/news/2014 The Minnesota State University Moorhead athletic department has announced the broadcast information for Wednesday's NSIC/Sanford Health B...

  • Win $50 and get free pizza and pop

    February 26, 2014

    Today from 5 to 6 p.m. in Flora Frick 254 get free pizza and pop and enter to win $50 as well as other prizes. Don't forget to download Popmoney and make your money POP!...

  • Dr. Adam Goyt selected as the 2014-2015 Dille Outstanding Faculty Lecturer Award recipient

    February 25, 2014

    Below is an announcement from Anne Blackhurst, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs: It is my pleasure to announce that Dr. Adam Goyt, Mathematics Department, has been selected as...

  • McEwen awarded grant for environmental research in Arctic Alaska

    February 25, 2014

    Daniel McEwen, Department of Biosciences, was part of an interdisciplinary team that was awarded a 1.37 million dollar grant from the Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative under the direction of t...

  • Henry Chan publishes book on modern Chinese historiography

    February 25, 2014

    Henry Chan, history, authored the intellectual biography of Stanford-educated Chinese historian Zhang Yinlin (1905-1942), and co-edited his writings in three volumes. Titled "Complete Works of Zhang Y...

  • Students present work at poster session in St. Paul

    February 25, 2014

    Minnesota Undergraduate Scholars, a consortium of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities institutions that supports research, scholarly works and creative activity of undergraduates, is pleased to ...

  • The Department of Art & Design is offering courses this summer

    February 25, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design is offering summer courses, including: ART 101-Basic Drawing 1, ART 125-Foundation Design, and ART 499-Workshop: Art Therapy. For a full list of offered summer co...

  • Suzzanne Kelley to present at two Oklahoma events

    February 25, 2014

    Suzzanne Kelley, PhD, New Rivers Press managing editor and co-director, is invited by Phi Alpha Theta, University of Central Oklahoma’s history honor society, to be their guest lecturer on the topic, ...

  • A Stellar Night

    February 25, 2014

    Physics and astronomy department captures day-old supernova Jan. 22 was a stellar night for MSUM’s physics and astronomy department. Professor Juan Cabanela, physics and astronomy, and physi...

  • Broadcasts set for Wednesday's Dragon Basketball tournament games

    February 25, 2014

    Click this link for all game coverage: msumdragons.com/news/2014/2/24/WBB The Minnesota State University Moorhead athletic department has announced the broadcast information for Wednesday's NSIC/S...

  • Server updates

    February 25, 2014

    Information Technology will be applying server updates Wednesday, Feb. 26 between 4 a.m. – 7 a.m. There might be slight interruption in services during the updates. If you have any questions and/or co...

  • EEC hosts open gym Saturday

    February 25, 2014

    The Early Education Center will be having an open gym this Saturday from 10 to noon! This event is open to families with children 16 months to 6 years old! Children must be accompanied by an adult....

  • Event Planning Take the Lead is tonight

    February 25, 2014

    Attend the Event Planning Take the Lead tonight! The workshop is from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in CMU 101. Learn more about planning an event on campus. The interactive workshop will be presented by Annie Wood,...

  • Trainer Tip Tuesday at the Wellness Center

    February 25, 2014

    Check out this 60-second Facebook tutorial that will teach you how to use the Wellness Center's new elliptical circuit station. Jump on the elliptical, then step off and do some weights. You'll get...

  • Are you interested in unlimited dining?

    February 25, 2014

    MSUM Dining wants your input on a new meal program. With this model, you will have an option of unlimited meal swipes from 7:15 a.m. - 7 p.m. in Kise Commons along with the option for guest passes. Le...

  • Last day to make nominations for February Dragon Pride Award

    February 25, 2014

    Today is the last day to nominate someone for a February Dragon Pride Award! Categories include student leader of the month, organization of the month, and advisor of the month. Nominations are due to...

  • MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series

    February 25, 2014

    MSUM Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Using Softchalk to Increase Immediacy by Embedding Pop-Ups in Student Handouts By: Richard Lahti, Ed.D. Chemistry & Biochemistry Physics...

  • Looking for someone like you

    February 25, 2014

    Dragon Entertainment Group is seeking applications for Coordinator positions for 2014-15. If you are interested in a student leadership position that will provide experience in event planing, financia...

  • Student Academic Conference application deadline approaching

    February 24, 2014

    The final deadline for the Student Academic Conference application is only 1 week away, February 28. If you are working with a faculty on a project - whether a performance or technique in the arts, a ...

  • Open house and farewell

    February 24, 2014

    Office of Diversity and Inclusion Tuesday, Feb. 25 noon – 2 p.m. CMU 114 Appetizers and desserts will be served. The Office of Diversity & Inclusion will be showcasing their Spring 2014 ev...

  • Laser shows coming to the MSUM Planetarium

    February 24, 2014

    Get ready to sit back, listen to some great music and watch colorful laser images dance across the MSUM Planetarium’s dome. Laser Fest 2014 will be a week-long celebration, with thirty showings of nin...

  • Helping students learn how to learn

    February 24, 2014

    Attend today's webinar: "Teach Students How To Learn: Metacognition Is The Key" in CMU 227, 12-1:30 p.m. Refreshments provided (those great Sodexo bars). Faculty, staff, AND students are welcome!...

  • Dragon Pride Award nominations

    February 24, 2014

    Make someone's day and nominate a leader, organization, or advisor for a Dragon Pride Award. Nominations are due Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 5 p.m. Nominate someone here: www.mnstate.edu/osa/leadership/r...

  • Economic Society collecting used cell phones and accessories for clients of Rape and Abuse Crisis Center

    February 24, 2014

    The Economic Society is partnering with the Soroptimist International of Moorhead to collect used cell phones and accessories (chargers, cases, etc.) for clients of the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center in...

  • Planning an event and don't know where to start?

    February 24, 2014

    Attend the Event Planning Take the Lead on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in CMU 101 to learn more! The workshop will be interactive and lead by Annie Wood, the Assistant Director for Communicat...

  • Theatre Department presents 'Almost, Maine'

    February 21, 2014

    What’s happening in Almost, Maine? Don’t miss this romantic tale set in the remote and mythical town of Almost, Maine. All the residents are mysteriously falling in love, but in Almost, love is ne...

  • Phase 1 of the recycle/trash bin update is complete

    February 21, 2014

    It’s a great day to be a recycling Dragon! Phase 1 of the recycle/trash bin update is complete. The process to follow for recycling is: Paper recycling at your desk—please take time to empty the “r...

  • Dragon Greenwire available here

    February 21, 2014

    A newsletter from the Office of Campus Sustainability Inside: MSUM Shines with Silver STARS Rating Global Warming vs. Global Weirding Interns Boos Spring Projects Super Bowl Shines t...

  • Economic Society seeking used cell phones and accessories

    February 21, 2014

    The Economic Society is partnering with the Soroptimist International of Moorhead to collect used cell phones and accessories (chargers, cases, etc.) for clients of the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center in...

  • Laser shows coming to the Planetarium

    February 21, 2014

    Get ready to sit back, listen to some great music and watch colorful laser images dance across the MSUM Planetarium’s dome. Laserfest 2014 will be a weeklong celebration, with thirty showings of nine ...

  • Early Education Center is collecting labels for learning

    February 21, 2014

    The Early Education Center is currently collecting these labels: Cashwise grocery receipts Tyson Project A+labels—these can be found on any Tyson product (chicken nuggets, chicken tenders, Tys...

  • Summer 2014 advising & registration begins March 3

    February 21, 2014

    Summer advising begins Monday, March 3 and summer registration begins Monday, March 10. There are no specific registration windows assigned for summer through your e-services – open enrollment for sum...

  • Fall 2014 registration windows

    February 21, 2014

    Registration for the Fall 2014 semester is scheduled from March 10-14 and March 24-28, 2014. During this time, currently enrolled or returning students have an opportunity to register before new stude...

  • Free Movie Series: “The Great Gatsby” Tuesday night

    February 21, 2014

    Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6 or 9 p.m. Langseth 104 From “We’re the Millers” to “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and now “The Great Gatsby.” Join the Dragon Entertainment Group, After Dark, RHA, Student Se...

  • Graphic communications alum designs paint scheme for Daytona 500 racecar

    February 20, 2014

    Dan Nisbet, 2007 graphic communications alum, designed the paint scheme for a car that will be driven in the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Nisbet designed the paint scheme and logo placement for Car #26, ...

  • Art education major founds Art Club for homeless children; featured in Fargo Forum

    February 20, 2014

    Springing from work done in Steve Grineski's Ed. 310 class, art education major Marissa Van Vleet continued her social justice work by volunteering at Churches United for the Homeless on Saturday morn...

  • Student Erica Clark receives Ethical Citizen Award

    February 20, 2014

    Erica Clark, an MSUM student studying elementary inclusive education, was presented with a framed Ethical Citizen Award in recognition of exemplary ethical behavior within the Fargo-Moorhead community...

  • Child Welfare Scholars

    February 20, 2014

    Eight social work students participated in a two-day experiential learning trip in St. Paul on February 11 and 12. Students visited multicultural community based organizations, including MORE, Nei...

  • Art faculty exhibit at Kaddatz Gallery

    February 20, 2014

    Thursday, Feb. 20 from 5-8 p.m. is the reception for an art exhibit featuring area university and college art faculty at the Kaddatz Gallery in Fergus Falls. The exhibit featuring work from Brad Bachm...

  • Applications for China Business Trip due Feb. 25

    February 20, 2014

    Applications for the China Business Trip need to be turned in by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25. Applications can be picked up at Center for Business 207A. For more information, please contact Dr. Ruth...

  • FREE Admission for Faculty & Staff Appreciation Night at Dragon Basketball on Friday

    February 20, 2014

    This Friday night at 6 and 8 p.m., Dragon Athletics would like to thank and welcome all MSUM faculty and staff to the basketball games by offering free admission for showing their I.D. card. The me...

  • Annual SPS Physics Show

    February 20, 2014

    MSUM's Society of Physics Students would like to invite you to the annual Physics Show on March 9, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The show will be held in Langseth 105 and the show is for all ages with no ...

  • Nominate someone for a Dragon Pride Award

    February 20, 2014

    Categories include student leader of the month, organization of the month, and advisor of the month. Nominations are due Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 5 p.m. Nominate someone here: www.mnstate.edu/osa/lead...

  • Watch the DragonsLIVE Basketball Playoffs Special Right Here

    February 20, 2014

    The second DragonsLIVE coaches show aired tonight at 6:30 p.m. on WDAY 6.3 and Midcontinent channel 596 and featured head men's basketball coach Chad Walthall and women's basketball coach Karla Ne...

  • Students receive recognition at Toothpick Bridge Competition

    February 20, 2014

    MSUM students Dana Koczur and Ben LeMay won most aesthetically pleasing entry for the 2014 Toothpick Bridge Competition held Tuesday, Feb. 18 in the CMU. Competitors build bridges from toothpicks a...

  • Live music in Kise

    February 20, 2014

    Join us in Kise Commons tonight at 5:45 p.m. for a live music performance by The Faraways. During the show, tweet us @MSUMDining with #KiseLive and be entered to win one several prizes.   ...

  • Event Planning Take the Lead

    February 20, 2014

    Come to the Event Planning Take the Lead on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in CMU 101! The workshop will be presented by Annie Wood, the Assistant Director for Communications and Student Engagem...

  • MSUM ACM releases computer science blog

    February 20, 2014

    MSUM ACM releases their new blog at http://msumacm.org aimed at inspiring students from departments related to Computer Science. The blog will feature interviews with computer science professionals lo...

  • Participate in Relay for Life

    February 20, 2014

    Relay for Life of Moorhead Colleges is happening on April 12 from 2 p.m.-2 a.m. It is a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society to raise money for cancer treatment, research and services provided t...

  • Did you know?

    February 20, 2014

    Not sure you're finding the best information for your papers and projects? Schedule a one-on-one research consultation through the MSUM Library. The consultation, called ResearchRight, will help get y...

  • Those hours aren't going to log themselves

    February 20, 2014

    Are you an officer in an organization? Do you plan any type of activity? Help out at the Humane Society or Dorothy Day? Guess what, that can count as volunteering! Help us get 125,000 volunteer hours ...

  • MSUSA wants to help lower student loan debt

    February 20, 2014

    MSUSA wants to help decrease student loan debt. Please take a minute to complete this quick survey and be entered to win 2 $100 Visa Gift Card!!! There will be a new quiz each month, students who take...

  • This Friday night AfterDark is bringing you Casino Night

    February 20, 2014

    February 21 from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. in the CMU Ballroom GAMES: Texas hold em', monopoly, roulette, beat the dealer, black jack, and chuck a luck FOOD: pizza, lil' smokies, kebabs, taco bar & mock...

  • Career expo next week at the FargoDome

    February 20, 2014

    Day 1: Tuesday, February 25, 1-4 p.m. Business & Liberal Arts Majors Day 2: Wednesday, February 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Engineering, Science and Design Majors Pre-register in DragonJobs by Friday...

  • Student Senate promotes Scholarship Week

    February 20, 2014

    Student Senate would like to announce an important opportunity for those seeking scholarships and fellowships. They will be working with the Minnesota State University Student Association (MSUSA) to o...

  • Zepper to present prose poetry at culture conference

    February 19, 2014

    Kevin Zepper, MFA, will present his prose poetry at the 35th Annual Southwest Popular and America Culture Conference in Albuquerque, N.M., on February 21. His presentation is titled “Finding Violins i...

  • Women’s and Gender Studies professor, Kandace Creel Falcon, talks with WDAY on recent change to Facebook

    February 19, 2014

    Facebook users have a few more options to identify themselves By: Becky Parker, WDAY www.wday.com Fargo, N.D. (WDAY TV) -For many, a social networking profile is an online identity. And today,...

  • Office-decorating contest winner announced

    February 19, 2014

    And the winner for the 2014 DragonFrost office-decorating contest is.... The Career and Development Center! Please take the opportunity to congratulate them. In second place was a tie between The A...

  • Making Strides

    February 19, 2014

    Physics student scores prestigious internship in fuel cell lab 2014 Student Academic Conference presenter Half a world away, a young Iwnetim (Tim) Abate dreamed of a world free from global warm...

  • Live music in Kise Thursday

    February 19, 2014

    Join us in Kise Commons this Thursday, Feb. 20 at 5:45 p.m. for a live music performance by The Faraways. During the show, tweet @MSUMDining with #KiseLive and be entered to win one of several priz...

  • Submit your prose, poetry and art and get published

    February 19, 2014

    Red Weather, the annual literary journal edited and designed by students at Minnesota State University Moorhead, wants your most polished poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, one-act plays, and visu...

  • The Walking Debt

    February 19, 2014

    MSUSA wants to help decrease student loan debt. Please take a minute to complete this quick survey and be entered to win 2 $100 Visa Gift Card!!! There will be a new quiz each month, students who take...

  • Zumba party at Wellness Center

    February 19, 2014

    Mega Zumba party & giveaways at the Wellness Center, Wednesday 8 p.m. Go to any Zumba class to enter your name in the drawing. Must be present to win!         ...

  • Dalan and students present “Darwin’s Cabinet of Curiosities”

    February 18, 2014

    Rinita Dalan, Anthropology and Earth Science, and majors Rebecca Wallace, Geoarchaeology, and Chelsey Quiring, Archaeology, presented an exhibit on human evolution at an outreach event at the Fargo Pu...

  • D2L login page updated today

    February 18, 2014

    The Desire2Learn login page was updated at 7 a.m. this morning. While there are some minor changes to the look of the page, the majority of the changes are behind the scenes laying the foundation for ...

  • Token Hunt Clue

    February 18, 2014

    First clue of February: Back when MSUM was called Moorhead State Teachers College, this man was the athletic director for 18 years. Second clue: Run up these and you’ll fit right in, when you...

  • Bachelor Art/Bachelor of Science exhibition reception Thursday

    February 18, 2014

    The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for the Spring Bachelor Art/Bachelor of Science Exhibition on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for A...

  • Remember to log your volunteer hours

    February 18, 2014

    Help us achieve our goal of logging 125,000 volunteer hours! It is a simple process that won't take more than two minutes of your time just click on this link http://www.mnstate.edu/osa-volunteer-hour...

  • Upsilon Sigma inducts eight new members

    February 17, 2014

    The Upsilon Sigma chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society at MSUM inducted eight new members on February 6, 2014. Those inducted were: Eric Bares, Peggy Morken, Kelly...

  • Walthall to coach Barefoot for Samaritan's Feet on Friday

    February 17, 2014

    To donate go to http://bit.ly/BarefootWalthall. Minnesota State University Moorhead men's basketball coach Chad Walthall is going barefoot for an important cause on Feb. 21. Walthall will go bar...

  • DragonsLIVE Basketball Playoffs Special airs Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

    February 17, 2014

    DragonsLIVE brings you another special show just in time for all the playoffs talk. Break down the Dragons seeding and playoff scenarios heading into the final weekend of the regular season with b...

  • You could win a Mercedes Benz ML 350 at Fill the Fieldhouse this Saturday

    February 17, 2014

    The 4th Annual Fill the Fieldhouse basketball games on Feb. 22 celebrate more than the last home game, the last regular season game, senior night, and playoff implications...it celebrates you, the...

  • Fargo Marathon discounts for College Challenge

    February 17, 2014

    Students at Minnesota State University Moorhead can save $5 on the entry fee for the 2014 Fargo Marathon if they register between Feb. 8 and 22 using the coupon code "DRAGON" as part of the MSUM/F...

  • Scholarships designed for student leaders and internships deadline approaching

    February 17, 2014

    Student Senate and Moorhead's MSUSA committee is working to promote Scholarship Week, a week dedicated to the promotion of the scholarship and fellowship opportunities provided by the Minnesota State ...

  • The Walking Debt

    February 17, 2014

    MSUSA wants to help decrease student loan debt. Please take a minute to complete this quick survey and be entered to win a $100 Visa gift card! www.walkingdebt.org Student loan debt can be scary...

  • Help Dragon Athletics better serve you and you could win!

    February 17, 2014

    Dragon Athletics needs your input on how you like to listen and watch live coverage of our events. Take this brief survey and you'll be entered to win either $100 to BWW or $100 from the MSUM Book...

  • Buddhist Philosophy colloquium presented by Dr. Chang-Seong Hong

    February 14, 2014

    Dr. Chang-Seong Hong, Department of Philosophy, is going to give a colloquium on Buddhist Philosophy on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 4:15 p.m. in MacLean 165. His topic is “The Many Faces of Enlightenment.”...

  • Special dining offers end today

    February 14, 2014

    Stop on over to the Housing and Residential Life Office located at 120 Ballad Hall to purchase one of these plans. Choose from 9 different specials that suite your campus dining needs. Click here f...

  • Trainer Tip Tuesdays at the Wellness Center

    February 14, 2014

    Check out our Facebook page every Tuesday for a 60 second tutorial with one of our personal trainers. Learn how to prevent common weight room injuries, how to get more out of your workouts, and find o...

  • Cosmic bowling

    February 14, 2014

    Time to come rock those bowling shoes ladies and gentlemen! Intramurals is hosting a Cosmic Bowling event at Sunset Lanes (Moorhead). Transportation will be provided to and from campus and it only cos...

  • Fill out survey for a chance to win Bookstore gift cards

    February 14, 2014

    Want to win one of two $25 gift card to the MSUM Bookstore? Fill out our quick survey about the MSUM Alumni Foundation and your name will be entered into our drawing. www.surveymonkey.com/s/RSXMHP5...

  • Applications now being accepted for China Business Trip

    February 13, 2014

    China Business Trip: Applications are currently being accepted for the China Business Trip, May 19-June 10. Three credits are available for this course. For an experience that will last a lifetime, tr...

  • Music industry major moves on to next round of American Idol

    February 13, 2014

    Andrina Brogden was a freshman music industry major here in the fall. By: Forum staff reports, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article A 19-year-old West Fargo woman advanced to another round Wed...

  • Submit your poetry, prose or art

    February 13, 2014

    Red Weather, the annual literary journal edited and designed by students at Minnesota State University Moorhead, wants your most polished poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, one-act plays, and visu...

  • Go Pink Tshirts at the Bookstore - Valentine's Day Discount!

    February 13, 2014

    Go Pink with the Dragons tshirts are back in the MSUM Bookstore and are discounted to $8.00 for Valentine's Day! Give someone you love a Go Pink tshirt and give to a good cause! Proceeds benefit the G...

  • Save the date for the next Take the Lead

    February 13, 2014

    The next Take the Lead will be on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in CMU 101 and the topic is Event Planning! Come and learn the basics of planning an event. Annie Wood, the Assistant Director of...

  • Power positions

    February 13, 2014

    Student Senate requests all the students to consider joining university and student affairs committees, especially now that policies are being revised and fees budgets is being discussed. We need to r...

  • Cosmic bowling

    February 13, 2014

    Time to come rock those bowling shoes ladies and gentlemen! Intramurals is hosting a Cosmic Bowling event at Sunset Lanes (Moorhead). Transportation will be provided to and from campus and it only cos...

  • Sustainable Students Association meeting tonight

    February 12, 2014

    Meeting tonight 6 p.m. in HA305. Dr. Jacobs will be joining us to share his adventure in Thailand. There is a trip/course focusing on sustainability planned for Dec. 2014 to go to Bangkok and Koh M...

  • Win $40 cash today

    February 12, 2014

    Be one of the first 100 people to stop by one of Popmoney's booths on campus and show us that you downloaded Popmoney’s app to be entered in the drawing. If you win, we’ll Pop you your money! Find us ...

  • Did you know?

    February 12, 2014

    The library has an online service with practice exams and study guides? Prepare for the GRE, PSAT, LSAT, PRAXIS, MCAT, and more with ease! Visit the Testing and Education Reference Center (TERC) and...

  • Open house and farewell

    February 12, 2014

    Office of Diversity and Inclusion Tuesday, Feb. 25 noon - 2 p.m. CMU 114 Appetizers and desserts will be served. We will be showcasing our Spring 2014 events. Come say a goodbye to Matt Pea...

  • Spring break plans?

    February 12, 2014

    Hop on STLF's Pay It Forward Tour to Salt Lake City for the experience of a lifetime, March 14-22! The $425 trip includes: - Trip across the country - 2+ meals a day/housing - 40 new friends - ...

  • Be a part of the process

    February 12, 2014

    Student Senate requests all the students to consider joining university and student affairs committees, especially now that policies are being revised and fees budgets is being discussed. We need to r...

  • Join the ladies of Delta Zeta for Pinterest Night

    February 12, 2014

    Bring your computer to pin. There will also be crafts! If you have any questions, contact Jill Ulven phone 218.329.8990 or email ulvenji@mnstate.edu. They will meet at 8 p.m. in the CMU under the D...

  • Cosmic bowling

    February 12, 2014

    Time to come rock those bowling shoes ladies and gentlemen! Intramurals is hosting a Cosmic Bowling event at Sunset Lanes (Moorhead). Transportation will be provided to and from campus and it only cos...

  • Apply now- Become a Dragon Mentor

    February 12, 2014

    Deadline to apply is February 12. We are looking for upper-class students to who are interested in serving as a Dragon Mentor within a Learning Community for Fall 2014. Dragon Mentors will be assig...

  • Classmates to battle it out in Fargo Star finals

    February 11, 2014

    By: Heidi Shaffer, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article FARGO – A couple of classmates will be battling it out onstage for the title of Fargo Star 2014. Kennedy Kiser and Jenna Wawers, who met...

  • Dragon Pride Award winner announced

    February 11, 2014

    The Office of Student Activities is pleased to announce the winner of the December/January Dragon Pride Award! The Student Leader of the Month is Cody Meyer - Involved in: Kappa Sigma “Cody is a...

  • Register for blood drive

    February 11, 2014

    United Blood Services and the Healthcare Leadership Organization are putting on a blood drive February 18. Come to the table in the CMU between 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday and register to donate. Sav...

  • Special dining offers end in three days

    February 11, 2014

    Select between nine different dining offers that help you save money on Dragon Dollars and get free meals in Kise Commons. Click here to view the specials and make your purchase....

  • Token Hunt Clue

    February 11, 2014

    First clue of the month: "Back when MSUM was called Moorhead State Teachers College, this man was the athletic director for 18 years." Second clue of the month: "Run up these and you'll fit r...

  • The Mis-Education of the "N" Word

    February 11, 2014

    Featuring Alexander Hines and Marcellus Davis, from Change Agent Consulting: Each one, Reach one, Teach one LLC. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 5-6 p.m. reception 6-7:30 p.m. presentation Location: CMU...

  • School Psychology graduate students and faculty attend and present at state conference

    February 10, 2014

    Five School Psychology graduate students: Jesse Hennen, Hannah Korcuska, Tori Cowles, Adam Boles and Maggie McLean, presented posters at this year's Minnesota Association of School Psychologists (MSPA...

  • Music faculty recital set for Wednesday

    February 10, 2014

    A Music Department faculty recital featuring Elise Buffat Nelson, cello, is set for Wednesday, Feb. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall. The recital is titled “An Evening of Romantic Chamber Music,” ...

  • Call for art

    February 10, 2014

    The Roland Dille Center for the Arts Gallery is looking for work for its national juried show "Breaking the Rules." There is no entry fee and is open to anyone 18+ years and currently living in the Un...

  • Don’t miss the Gateway to Leadership conference tonight

    February 10, 2014

    The Gateway to Leadership conference is tonight from 7:15 -10 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Free and free food! Check out the following schedule of presenters, including Greg Tehven (Co-Founder of STLF...

  • MSUM Popmoney App Download Sweepstakes

    February 10, 2014

    Win $40 cash this Wednesday! Be one of the first 100 people to stop by one of Popmoney's booths on campus and show us that you downloaded Popmoney’s app to be entered in the drawing. If you win, we’ll...

  • University committees miss you

    February 10, 2014

    Student Senate requests all the students to consider joining university and student affairs committees, especially now that policies are being revised and fees budgets is being discussed. We need to r...

  • Try one of Union City's Hot Spot daily specials

    February 10, 2014

    Monday - Create your own burrito, taco salad, or taco in a bag. Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday - Create your own stir fry or pasta. Featuring various selections of meat, seafood & vegetabl...

  • "The Gateway to Leadership" conference Monday

    February 7, 2014

    The Gateway to Leadership conference is Monday, Feb. 10  from 7:15-10 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Free and free food! Check out the following schedule of presenters and Leadership Expo. Come and supp...

  • Get your SOC application in by Feb. 10

    February 7, 2014

    SOC Applications are due soon! Only 4 more days to apply! Apply by Monday, Feb. 10. We have added more interview times Wednesday, Feb. 12 and Thursday, Feb. 13. Apply now at Dragon Jobs....

  • Tack publishes column in “The Voice”

    February 7, 2014

    Dr. David Tack, School of Teaching and Learning, published a column in the February edition of "The Voice" for the National Association of Sports Public Address Announcers (a group comprised of announ...

  • There are amazing DragonFrost events going on today

    February 7, 2014

    Don't miss out! Pizza Party - Nemzek Fieldhouse 5:30 p.m. Go Pink Silent Auction - Nemzek 5:30 p.m. Go Pink/Orange with Dragons - Acro Lites & Acro II teams performing at half times, Ga...

  • Don’t miss today’s events

    February 7, 2014

    Wow is Friday packed full of event! There is a pizza party staring at 5 p.m. in Nemzek with the Go Pink Silent Auction to follow at 5:30 p.m. Then please stick around to support your men's and women's...

  • Vote for Snow Court prince and princess

    February 7, 2014

    Don't forget to vote for Snow Court's prince and princess! Voting ends at 12 p.m. today. www.mnstate.edu/dragonfrost/vote-for-snow-court...

  • Apply to be a Dragon Day Specialist

    February 7, 2014

    Apply online at Dragon Jobs for a Dragon Day Specialist position! You will represent MSUM in a positive manner during Dragon days by helping incoming students meet new people, register for their class...

  • Go Pink with the Dragons’ Basketball Games and Sanford Health Appreciation Night on Friday, Feb. 7 at Nemzek

    February 7, 2014

    Join us on Friday, Feb. 7 when the Dragon basketball teams will host St. Cloud State University at Alex Nemzek Hall. In appreciation of Sanford Health, employees show their badge for free admission to...

  • DragonFrost dance this Saturday

    February 7, 2014

    Come heat it up and end Dragon Frost week in grand style dancing the night away with the Dragon Entertainment Group. Join us Saturday, Feb. 8 from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Music provided by ...

  • Register for the Minnesota State Universities Job & Internship Fair

    February 7, 2014

    Check out the website to find out which employers are attending: www.mnsujobfair.org More than 100 employers attend! Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Students who pre-register pay $20 ear...

  • University committees miss you

    February 7, 2014

    Student Senate requests all the students to consider joining university and student affairs committees, especially now that policies are being revised and fees budgets is being discussed. We need to r...

  • Post your Go Pink Photos on the NEW Dragon Athletics App - Best Pic Wins $50 BWW Gift Card

    February 7, 2014

    We encourage Dragon Fans to post their Go Pink with the Dragons photos in the Go Pink album on the new Dragon Athletics mobile app! It's Easy & Fun! The winning picture must be posted to the Dr...

  • Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry at Nemzek on Friday, Feb. 7

    February 7, 2014

    The National Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry will be in Nemzek on Friday, February 7 at 5:00-9:00 p.m. during the Dragon basketball games. The Dragon’s Women’s Basketball team, led by Head Coach ...

  • Carl Oltvedt awarded Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant

    February 6, 2014

    Carl Oltvedt, professor of Art, has been awarded a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant for 2014. The MN Sate Arts Board Artist Initiative grants support and assist "artists at variou...

  • Watch DragonsLIVE Signing Day Special TONIGHT at 6:30pm on WDAY 6.3 or Midco Channel 596

    February 6, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY are excited to announce a new partnership that will televise two DragonsLIVE coaches shows and the Go Pink With the Dragons basketball games on WDAY 6.3 and Midcontinent...

  • The MSUM Advocate has openings for an ad manager and copy editor

    February 6, 2014

    THE ADVOCATE MISSION STATEMENT The purpose of The Advocate, as a print and online publication, is to ethically inform and entertain students, faculty, alumni and other members of the MSUM community o...

  • Signing Day is done

    February 6, 2014

    See Videos of all the New Dragons Signing Day Central is set to go live at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 5. You can also easily follow this page by downloading our new mobile app at MSUMDragons.com/Mob...

  • Help decorate Valentine’s Day cards for children’s hospital

    February 6, 2014

    Join the women of Delta Zeta for decorating Valentine's Day cards for the children’s hospital. Meet in the CMU under the sign, if you’re interested. Contact Jill Ulven at 218.329.8990 or email ulve...

  • DragonFrost events

    February 6, 2014

    Join tomorrow for the Education Speakers Panel, including Sandy Schob, Dr. Denise Snow (Hematology & Medical Oncology), Vinod Lall (Bone Marrow Donor) Rita Lall (partner of donor & Hendrix Psy...

  • School of Business team excels in the CFA Research Challenge

    February 5, 2014

    A student team from the MSUM School of Business is among four teams out of 9 who entered that were selected to advance to the second stage of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute Research C...

  • Han Li will serve as Associate Editor at 2014 ICIS

    February 5, 2014

    School of Business faculty member Han Li is serving as Associate Editor in IS Security and Privacy track for 2014 International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2014), to be held in Auckland, N...

  • 51st Annual Celebration of Nations

    February 5, 2014

    51st Annual Celebration of Nations (CON) is on Saturday, April 5 at the Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom. - Children's World ( K-5) 4-6 p.m. - Main Event 6-10 p.m. - Taiko Drum Session 7 p.m. 20...

  • Public Safety open forum held today

    February 5, 2014

    The MSUM Public Safety Department will be holding an open forum regarding parking on Wednesday, Feb. 5. The forum will offer information regarding proposed changes for the 2014-15 academic year as wel...

  • Go Pink with the Dragons - Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry at 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the CMU

    February 5, 2014

    Go Pink Video (Watch Here) The National Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry is scheduled at 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom today (Wednesday, 2/3/14) as part of the 7th Annual Go Pink with...

  • “The Gateway to Leadership” Conference is Monday

    February 5, 2014

    “The Gateway to Leadership” Conference will be on Monday, Feb. 10 from 7:15-10 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Free and free food! Hear from keynote speaker Greg Tehven, Co-Founder of Students Today Leaders...

  • The Advocate sums up the Grad Panel

    February 5, 2014

    Missed the Graduate and Law School Panel hosted by the Economics Society? Check out "The Advocate" to learn some of the tips the panelists had to offer. msumadvocate.com...

  • Jared Sherlock: Las Vegas Style Illusionist on campus tonight

    February 5, 2014

    Come enjoy a night of mystery, dance, and mind blowing illusions in MSUM's Hansen Theatre on Wednesday, Feb. 5  at 7:30 p.m. This amazing show is part of DragonFrost week at MSUM and is open to the co...

  • Go Pink Educational Presentation "Bone Marrow Transplant 101" on Thursday, February 6 at 7:00 p.m. in CMU Ballroom

    February 5, 2014

    Go Pink with the Dragons and Sanford Health Educational Presentation "Bone Marrow Transplant 101" on Thursday, February 6 at 7:00 p.m. in CMU Ballroom. The Go Pink with the Dragons is proud to anno...

  • Submit your Dragon Leadership Program Letter of Interest

    February 5, 2014

    Only a few days left to submit your Dragon Leadership Program (DLP) Letter of Interest, which are due this Friday, Feb. 7. The Dragon Leadership Program assists students in further developing their le...

  • Make your career match

    February 5, 2014

    Visit the Career Development Center (FR 151) during Dragon Frost, as we highlight career opportunities for different colleges each day. Learn more about exciting and unusual careers waiting for you! C...

  • Faculty Exhibition Reception Thursday, Feb. 6

    February 4, 2014

    The Department of Art and Design invites the public to the reception for the Art & Design Faculty Exhibition on Thursday, Feb. 6 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gallery (CA 15...

  • Visit with Financial Aid representatives about summer financial aid and the 2014-15 FAFSA

    February 4, 2014

    Visit with Financial aid representatives about summer financial aid and the 2014-15 FAFSA the following dates: Tuesday, Feb. 4, Flora Frick from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Stop by for information on summe...

  • Watch DragonsLIVE Signing Day Special on Thursday on WDAY

    February 4, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY are excited to announce a new partnership that will televise two DragonsLIVE coaches shows and the Go Pink With the Dragons basketball games on WDAY 6.3 and Midcontinent...

  • MSUM Wellness Center hires new student instructor

    February 4, 2014

    With the successful completion of the Body Pump Instructor training program, Kjersti Maday will be joining the Wellness Center team. Congratulations to Kjersti on finishing the rigorous Body Pump test...

  • Volunteer and Community Service Fair today

    February 4, 2014

    Come to the 2nd Annual Volunteer and Community Service Fair today from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. This fair is a great opportunity to meet representatives from approximately 30 local nonprofi...

  • Get the new Dragons Mobile App today

    February 4, 2014

    The MSUM Dragon Athletics Department is excited to offer our fans and supporters a simple and easy way to get everything Dragons on their mobile devices through a new application which is availabl...

  • Student Healthcare Leadership elections Feb. 6

    February 4, 2014

    Elections for the President and the Vice President of the Student Healthcare Leadership will be on Feb. 6 from 3 to 4 p.m. in Lommen Hall (Room No: 206). Please note that you need to be present to be ...

  • MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Friday

    February 4, 2014

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Git Organized: Introduction to Version Control (part 1 of a two-part series) By Dr. Matt Craig Friday, Feb. 7 3 p.m. 325 Hagen Hall Abstract...

  • Visit the Career Development Center to learn about exciting and unusual careers

    February 4, 2014

    Visit the Career Development Center (FR 151) during Dragon Frost, as we highlight career opportunities for different college each day. Learn more about exciting and unusual careers waiting for you! Co...

  • Today is Minnesota Caucus

    February 4, 2014

    Tuesday, Feb. 4 there will be NO CLASSES held starting 6 p.m. or later....

  • Dragon Frost is here

    February 4, 2014

    It's DRAGON FROST week and that means we have a ton of awesome events. Today we have the Volunteer & Service Fair with the Soup Feed as well. Both events will be help in the CMU Ballroom. So pleas...

  • National Student Exchange application deadline is Feb. 7

    February 4, 2014

    The application deadline for participation in the National Student Exchange (NSE) program for the 2014-15 academic year is Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. If you were considering attending one of the 175 univer...

  • Dragon Café weekly specials

    February 4, 2014

    This week's daily specials at the Dragon Café includes Tuna Melt, BBQ Chicken Sandwich, Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese, & Chicken Pesto Pasta. Click here for the complete daily list....

  • Take the Dragons survey and you could win $100 to BWW or Bookstore

    February 4, 2014

    Take this simple survey to help the Dragons better understand how you want to see our live coverage and you could win a $100 gift card to BWW or $100 to the MSUM Bookstore! msumdragons.com/survey...

  • Token Hunt Clue

    February 4, 2014

    First clue of February: Back when MSUM was called Moorhead State Teachers College, this man was the athletic director for 18 years. The winner of January’s token was Vicki Haverkamp. Congratulat...

  • Wellness Center Lost and Found

    February 4, 2014

    All unclaimed lost and found valuables will be donated by the end of the week. We have a tote of clothes, shoes, water bottles, apple electronics, watches, prescription glasses and many sets of keys. ...

  • Red River Zoo showcases wolves in Feast or Famine event

    February 4, 2014

    Experience gray wolf feeding habits first hand At 7 p.m. on Feb. 6 the Red River Zoo’s Feast or Famine event kicks off the month and gives visitors the chance to visually learn about wolf hunting a...

  • Fall semester student passes away

    February 3, 2014

    Hayley Ray Wegleitner, a freshman art major at MSU Moorhead in the fall, passed away on Jan. 27, 2014. Haley loved to take, edit, and create beautiful photographs. She was very passionate about wol...

  • The Gateway to Leadership

    February 3, 2014

    One week until “The Gateway to Leadership” Conference. The conference is Monday, Feb. 10 from 7:15 p.m.-10 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Free and free food! Hear from keynote speaker Greg Tehven, Co-Fo...

  • Dragon Leadership Program Letters of Interest due Friday

    February 3, 2014

    Dragon Leadership Program Letters of Interest are due this Friday, Feb. 7. The Dragon Leadership Program assists participants in developing a specialized set of skills gained through participation in ...

  • Winter Survival Grocery Bag Bingo

    February 3, 2014

    Feel the cold creeping in? Learn how to fight the frost at Winter Survival Grocery Bag Bingo Monday, Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. This is the biggest one of the year with twice the prizes and...

  • Volunteer and Community Service Fair Feb. 4

    February 3, 2014

    Come to the 2nd Annual Volunteer and Community Service Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 4 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. This fair is a great opportunity to meet representatives from approximately 30 l...

  • Sustainability Student Association officers elected

    February 3, 2014

    Officers for the new Sustainability Student Association were elected this week. The new officers are Ben LeMay, president; Sydney Stracke, vice-president; Alex McIntyre, treasurer; and Liz Overbo, sec...

  • Battleship H20

    February 3, 2014

    Intramurals decided once a year was not enough for this event! Grab your water wings, tell your friends and make a team or come watch and cheer on your fellow students and staff! When: Thursday, Fe...

  • Join the CMU renovation conversation

    February 3, 2014

    You may have heard that your student union is in the beginning stages of a renovation and redesign! We are so excited to begin the renovation process by having conversations with students about what y...

  • Alumni Night and Dragon Basketball at Nemzek

    January 31, 2014

    Join us this evening for Alumni Night and Dragon Basketball at Nemzek! Special Alumni Night-Dragon Basketball at Nemzek Friday, Jan. 31 MSUM Dragons VS Upper Iowa University Peacocks Women...

  • MSUM music industry major receives golden ticket to Hollywood

    January 31, 2014

    Freshman Andrina Brogden passes first round of auditions on “American Idol” By Meghan Feir Earlier this month, the 13th season of “American Idol” ...

  • Candlelight Ski event cancelled due to forecasted extreme windchills

    January 31, 2014

    The MSUM Science Center and Buffalo River State Park Candlelight Ski event scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 1 has been cancelled because of forecasted sub-zero temperatures and extreme windchills....

  • Beards back in Fargo-Moorhead

    January 31, 2014

    Theatre Arts alums Matthew Pitner, Joe Rapp, Tyler Michaels and Lucas Vonasek, four of the members of Bearded Men Improv, are coming home to MSUM as part of a national tour. The comedy troupe got its ...

  • MSUM Dragons mobile app available for download

    January 31, 2014

    The MSUM Dragon Athletics Department is excited to offer our fans and supporters a simple and easy way to get everything Dragons on their mobile devices through a new application which is availabl...

  • DragonsLIVE Coaches Shows & Go Pink to air on WDAY 6.3

    January 31, 2014

    MSUM Dragon Athletics and WDAY are excited to announce a new partnership that will televise two DragonsLIVE coaches shows and the Go Pink With the Dragons basketball games on WDAY 6.3 and Midconti...

  • SOC interviews start Monday

    January 31, 2014

    Don't forget that SOC Interviews start Monday, Feb. 3! Apply online at Dragon Jobs. If you have questions about the position stop into the First Year Programs office, CMU 222 or call 218.477.2601 or e...

  • Meal plan special offers end Feb. 14

    January 31, 2014

    Save up to $188.50 in Kise meal plans or $163.20 in Dragon Dollar plans with our special offers! Learn more about these special offers. Hurry, this offer ends Feb. 14....

  • Be A Kid Again

    January 31, 2014

    Join the Ladies of Delta Zeta for Be A Kid Again night. They will be coloring, playing with play-doh all while watching favorite childhood movies. They'll also be enjoying some of their favorite child...

  • Grad Panel tonight

    January 31, 2014

    Planning on going to graduate school or want to learn more about life as a graduate student? Come check out the Grad Panel tonight at 5 p.m. in CMU 101. Panelists will give tips on standing out on ...

  • Get involved with AfterDark’s Casino Night

    January 31, 2014

    Hello Dragons, AfterDark is hosting a Casino Night on Feb. 21! They are looking for some card dealers for poker and blackjack. This will be a fun opportunity to be involved with AfterDark! Please let ...

  • Microsoft Site visit scheduled for Feb. 19

    January 31, 2014

    Learning Communities and the Career Development Center are working with Microsoft to promote the Microsoft Career Exploration Program. Microsoft has developed this program to provide high school and c...

  • Take survey and you could win $100 from BWW or the MSUM Bookstore

    January 31, 2014

    Head to msumdragons.com/survey or download our new mobile app at msumdragons.com/mobileapp and take our FOUR QUESTION survey. Enter your email to win one of two $100 gift cards!...

  • Battleship H2O

    January 31, 2014

    Intramurals decided once a year was not enough for this event! Grab your water wings, tell your friends and make a team or come watch and cheer on your favorite team! When: Thursday, Feb. 6 Time: ...

  • Andes Ski Trip

    January 31, 2014

    Dragon Entertainment Group and MSUM Intramurals is taking you to Andes Tower Hills for a full day of fun, Feb. 1. Sign up is now open at the Info Desk in the CMU. The cost is $30, which covers ski and...

  • MSUM theatre students receive multiple awards at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival

    January 30, 2014

    This past week 26 MSUM theatre arts students and faculty attended the Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Lincoln, Neb. KCACTF offers a tremendous opportunity for the...

  • MAP-Works spring survey for freshmen and sophomores

    January 30, 2014

    The MAP-Works Spring Transition Survey is now live. All freshmen and sophomores should login and complete the spring survey. An email link was sent to all freshmen and sophomores on Jan. 29. Stu...

  • MSUM freshman could appear on American Idol tonight

    January 30, 2014

    Andrina Brogden, a freshman music industry major here in the fall, is auditioning for season 13 of American Idol. Brogden is a graduate of West Fargo High School and lives in Harwood, N.D. Brogde...

  • Did you know?

    January 30, 2014

    At MSUM's Livingston Lord Library, there is a collection of over 600,000 books -- and it's still growing? Chances are you'll find something that tickles your fancy. Not sure where to start? Visit the ...

  • Fritz and Anderson Named 2014 Go Pink Scholarship Recipients

    January 30, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead students Sara Fritz and Michael Anderson have been selected as the 2014 Go Pink with the Dragons Scholarship recipients. Fritz and Anderson both received a $...

  • Summer Registration 2014 - correction to the pocket calendar

    January 30, 2014

    The Spring 2014 pocket calendar has a typo under Summer 2014 Academic Dates; currently it lists the start of Summer 2014 Registration as March 3. This is incorrect - Summer 2014 ADVISING begins March ...

  • Molecular machines: a problem at the intersection of the sciences

    January 30, 2014

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: "Molecular machines: a problem at the intersection of the sciences" By: Ananda Shastri, Department of Physics and Astronomy- MSUM Friday, Jan. 31...

  • Red River Zoo showcases wolves in Feast or Famine event

    January 30, 2014

    Experience gray wolf feeding habits first hand At 7 p.m. on Feb. 6 the Red River Zoo’s Feast or Famine event kicks off the month and gives visitors the chance to visually learn about wolf hunting a...

  • Student leadership conference "The Gateway to Leadership" set for Feb. 10

    January 29, 2014

    This semester the Housing and Residential Life Department, in conjunction with the Office of Student Activities and the Dragon Leadership Program, is sponsoring a student leadership conference called ...

  • MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series

    January 29, 2014

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Molecular machines: a problem at the intersection of the sciences By: Ananda Shastri, Department of Physics and Astronomy- MSUM Friday, Jan. 31 ...

  • Sustainability meeting tonight

    January 29, 2014

    Inviting all students to the Sustainable Students Association meeting tonight (Wednesday) at 6 in room HA 305. Cookies and bars provided! Why Join SSA: The purpose of the Sustainable Students Assoc...

  • Stop in the Dragon Café for the daily specials

    January 29, 2014

    Hungry? Try a chicken potato bowl or a rachel sandwich with chips today at the Dragon Café. Both specials include a 20oz fountain drink. Click here for the weekly menu.      ...

  • President Szymanski to hold open office hours today for students

    January 29, 2014

    President Szymanski will hold open office hours for students on Wednesday, Jan. 29 from 2-4 p.m. in the President’s Office, Owens 203. No appointment is necessary....

  • Looking for something to do this evening?

    January 29, 2014

    Join the ladies of Delta Zeta for their Death by Chocolate event. We will be enjoying a variety of different kinds of chocolate while trying to be productive and get our homework done. Please meet und...

  • The MSUM Advocate has openings for an Ad Manager and Copy Editor

    January 28, 2014

    THE ADVOCATE MISSION STATEMENT The purpose of The Advocate, as a print and online publication, is to ethically inform and entertain students, faculty, alumni and other members of the MSUM community o...

  • Work on campus as a Dragon Caller

    January 28, 2014

    Need some cash? Looking for a job, on campus? Apply to be a Dragon Caller! We are looking for the best of the best to wear the headset and call our alumni. For more information, check out Dragon Jobs ...

  • Chemistry Club hosts discussion on graduate school and chemistry related careers

    January 28, 2014

    Chemistry Club is hosting speaker Dr. Seth Rasmussen, Inorganic/Organic Materials Chemist, Chemical Historian, & Materials Researcher from NDSU, Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 6 p.m. in Science Lab 118. He ...

  • Presentation on medical school and AUC Feb. 4

    January 28, 2014

    Julie Mondy, associate director of admissions at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, will be coming to discuss medical school and the AUC campus. It's a 30-minute presentation hos...

  • Health Care Leadership chapter meets Jan. 30

    January 28, 2014

    The student chapter of Health Care Leadership (HCL) is a student led organization on campus. Membership is open to students majoring in Health Services Administration, Community Health or with an inte...

  • Free Movie Series: "We're the Millers" Tonight

    January 28, 2014

    Why leave campus and pay for a movie when you can see blockbuster hits right here on campus? “We’re the Millers” is showing in Langseth 104 at 6 and 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Bring friends and come ...

  • Dodge Ball Tournament – Be Besties With Your Testes

    January 28, 2014

    Come participate in the Dodge Ball Tournament for Testicular Cancer Awareness THURSDAY, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. in the Wellness Center. First 75 participants get a FREE T-SHIRT! Sponsored by your Hend...

  • Learn about graduate school at the Grad Panel this Friday

    January 27, 2014

    Planning on going to graduate school or want to learn more about life as a graduate student? Come check out the Grad Panel Friday, Jan. 31, at 5 p.m. in CMU 101. Panelists will give tips on standin...

  • Try special combos at Dragon Café

    January 27, 2014

    Looking for something new to eat this week? Try one of our daily special combos at the Dragon Café. This week’s features include Teriyaki Chicken with Fried Rice, Chicken Potato Bowl, Pulled Pork, &am...

  • Provost and Deans to host Q&A sessions on discontinued majors

    January 27, 2014

    Provost Blackhurst and the academic Deans will be hosting Q&A sessions for students with concerns about the potential impact of the recently announced discontinued majors upon their academic plans...

  • Looking for something to do this Wednesday evening?

    January 27, 2014

    Join the ladies of Delta Zeta for their Death by Chocolate event. We will be enjoying a variety of different kinds of chocolate while trying to be productive and get our homework done. Please meet und...

  • Attend Student Organization Meet and Greet tomorrow

    January 27, 2014

    Come to the Student Organization Meet and Greet tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan. 28) from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom! This will be an opportunity for you to meet the student organization officers, for ...

  • Dragon Leadership Program now accepting letters of application

    January 27, 2014

    If you’re starting your leadership journey or you’ve already had some great leadership experiences, we encourage you to apply for the Dragon Leadership Program (DLP). The Dragon Leadership Program isn...

  • Students capture day-old Supernova

    January 24, 2014

    Some Dragons went out last night and captured a day-old Supernova! Dr. Juan Cabanela, Physics and Astronomy, and Physics majors Nathan Hiedt, Laura Herzog, Michael Meraz, and Beau Scheving went out...

  • Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series

    January 24, 2014

    Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: The Banach-Tarski Paradox - Can Matter Really be Doubled? By Adam M. Goyt Friday, Jan. 24 3 p.m. 325 Hagen Hall The Banach-Tarski Paradox says th...

  • EEC hosts open gym Saturday

    January 24, 2014

    The Early Education Center will be hosting an open gym event this Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. This event is for children ages 16 months to 6 years. It is a time to come in from the cold and play! T...

  • Free Movie Series: "We're the Millers"

    January 24, 2014

    Why leave campus and pay for a movie when you can see blockbuster hits right here on campus? "We're the Millers" is showing in Langseth 104 at 6 and 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Bring friends and come ...

  • Dodge Ball Tournament – Be Besties With Your Testes

    January 24, 2014

    Come participate in the Dodge Ball Tournament for Testicular Cancer Awareness Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m. in the Wellness Center. First 75 participants get a FREE T-SHIRT!! Sponsored by your Hen...

  • First Dragons After Dark of the semester

    January 24, 2014

    This FRIDAY NIGHT (Jan. 24) is the first DRAGONS AFTER DARK of the semester. The Drag Show starts at 9 p.m. and ends at 1 a.m. Located in the CMU ballroom. There will be professional and student perfo...

  • Three weeks left to take advantage of dining specials

    January 24, 2014

    KISE PLANS CASUAL DINER - 5 meals in Kise for $34.25 (a $48 value) SOCIAL DINER - 25 meals in Kise for $170.25 (a $240 value) REGULAR DINER - 45 meals in Kise for $303.75 (a $432 value) FREQUENT D...

  • Join Emerging Leaders

    January 24, 2014

    Emerging Leaders is a free 8-week leadership program for all MSUM students. The sessions explore personal identity individually, in a group, and in society. Spring sessions are offered: Mondays 7-8 p....

  • From 11th Street to Wall Street

    January 23, 2014

    MSUM student earns job on Wall Street, chosen among Ivy League students By Meghan Feir It’s been said that sometimes, all it takes is one chance to get your foot in the door, and in Minnesota St...

  • Attend Student Organization Meet and Greet to find an organization that fits your goals and interests

    January 23, 2014

    Thinking about joining a student organization but don’t know how or which one? Come to the Student Organization Meet and Greet on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom! This will be...

  • Did you know?

    January 23, 2014

    The MSUM Library has Facebook and Twitter accounts? Here you'll be able to get the latest news on library renovations, check out the book of the day, and find book recommendations from librarians and ...

  • Ben Lien to hold informational townhall meeting today

    January 23, 2014

    State Representative Ben Lien will be holding an informational townhall meeting on Thursday, Jan. 23 in CMU 214. Lien is a former Dragon who was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 20...

  • Student Senate meeting tonight

    January 23, 2014

    The first Student Senate meeting of the semester is going to be held tonight. This is a great opportunity for you to see how the meetings are held and even meet your senators. This meeting is open ...

  • Make nominations for Dragon Pride Awards

    January 23, 2014

    Nominate someone for a Dragon Pride Award! The categories include: Student Leader of the Month, Organization of the Month, and Organization Advisor of the Month. Nominations are due Wednesday, Jan. 29...

  • Blood drive today

    January 23, 2014

    Blood drive today in Dahl Hall main lounge. Come to the Dahl Hall lounge from 1-4:30 p.m. to donate. Reserve your spot online at www.bloodhero.com....

  • MSUM strategies position university for fiscally sustainable future

    January 22, 2014

    Minnesota State University Moorhead administrators have completed a process of consultation with their faculty union in advance of reductions in faculty positions stemming from lower student enrollmen...

  • MSUM recognized for efforts to go green

    January 22, 2014

    by KVRR Newsroom January 21, 2014 www.kvrr.com MSUM is being recognized for its efforts to go green. The university is being awarded a silver ranking in the "Sustainability Tracking and Rating...

  • Meghan Duda’s work exhibited at Instinct Art Gallery

    January 22, 2014

    Please join Meghan Duda, photographer and Assistant Professor in Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies, at Instinct Art Gallery on Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis for the opening of Still the S...

  • Spring 2014 reminders from the Records Office

    January 22, 2014

    Instructors are encouraged to view their class lists in e-services under class management for the most up-to-date enrollment information. Students are not allowed to sit in classes they are not regist...

  • Native American flutist joins electrified string quartet

    January 22, 2014

    On Saturday, Jan. 25, at 7:30 p.m., a different kind of flute player and a different kind of string quartet take the stage at MSUM’s Roland Dille Center for the Arts. Robert Mirabal is a Native Ame...

  • Wimba Issues? Update your Java Exception Setting

    January 22, 2014

    Are you receiving an error message when trying to log into a Wimba room? If so, it may be your Java security setting. Oracle released a security update to Java on Jan. 14 — Version 7, Update 51. If...

  • Make nominations for Dragon Pride Award

    January 22, 2014

    Nominate someone for a Dragon Pride Award! The categories include: Student Leader of the Month, Organization of the Month, and Organization Advisor of the Month. Nominations are due Wednesday, Jan. 29...

  • Student Body participates in Public Safety Interaction Survey

    January 22, 2014

    MSUM Student Body, thank you to those of you who completed last semester's Public Safety Interaction Survey. Whether you completed the survey or not, please view the attached document to get some help...

  • Attend Summer Camp Job Fair

    January 22, 2014

    If you are looking for a fun summer position working with children, you won't want to miss the Summer Camp Job Fair! Representatives from the Region 3 Camping Network will be on campus on Thursday, Fe...

  • Advertising Club will have its first meeting this semester

    January 22, 2014

    Thursday, Jan. 23 at 12:30 p.m. in the Mass Comm Lounge in MacLean 262 Members who are unable to make the meeting time are still invited to all other Ad Club events! MSUM Ad Club is affiliated with...

  • Dodge Ball Tournament - Be Besties With Your Testes

    January 22, 2014

    Come participate in the Dodge Ball Tournament for Testicular Cancer Awareness on Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7pm in the Wellness Center. First 75 participants get a FREE T-SHIRT!! Sponsored by your Hendri...

  • Theatre Arts alum plays lead role in Theater Latte Da’s Minneapolis production of Cabaret

    January 21, 2014

    Tyler Michaels, a 2011 Theatre Arts alum, is playing the lead role of the Emcee in Theater Latte Da's Minneapolis production of Cabaret. Michaels has had numerous stage appearances in the Cities and o...

  • MSUM graduate Bob Bowlsby recognized at NCAA National Convention

    January 21, 2014

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Former Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling standout Bob Bowlsby was honored at the NCAA National Convention as part of the NCAA's Division II 40th Anniversary on Thursda...

  • MSUM awarded silver status by STARS

    January 21, 2014

    Today (Tuesday, Jan. 21) from 1 to 4:30 p.m. in the Office of Sustainability, Hagen 111, will be an open house to celebrate the Sustainability Tracking and Rating System (STARS) placing MSUM in the “S...

  • Visiting Artists' Talk in the Gallery Thursday at 5 p.m.

    January 21, 2014

    The Department of Art and Design invites the public to the reception for the Visiting Artist Exhibition: M.A. Papanek-Miller & Jenni Brant at the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gallery (CA 155), on ...

  • Mark Proulx returns to perform live music

    January 21, 2014

    Mark Proulx is back to perform live music Thursday, Jan. 23 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in Kise Commons....

  • Delta Zeta hosts scavenger hunt

    January 21, 2014

    Ladies, join Delta Zeta tonight at 6:30 p.m. under the Delta Zeta sign in the CMU for a fun night joining the sorority sisters in a team scavenger hunt. Contact Jill Ulven at 218.329.8990 with any que...

  • Improve your job search efforts

    January 21, 2014

    The Tri College Career X Success Summit is your ticket to success in your job search efforts! Attend sessions to help you with interviewing, resume writing, your LinkedIn profile, how to dress for suc...

  • Two Worlds Collide

    January 17, 2014

    By: Danielle Rebel, Marketing & Communications Intern Deaf culture inspires award-winning student film Miah Detjen’s first language isn’t English. It’s not Spanish, French, German or Arabi...

  • Photography student selected for juried show

    January 17, 2014

    MSUM photography student Courtney Krauter is among fifty-eight national and international artists selected for inclusion in Winter Air, a juried show presented by View, a gallery in Old Forge, New Yor...

  • Submit your 2014-2014 FAFSA by Feb. 15

    January 17, 2014

    Submit your 2014-2015 FAFSA by February 15, 2014 to receive maximum consideration for all aid programs, including work-study. Students are encouraged to submit the FAFSA online at fafsa.gov. Your 2...

  • Watch MSUM basketball Saturday at the Moorhead Buffalo Wild Wings

    January 17, 2014

    Join fellow members of Dragon Nation this Saturday at the Moorhead Buffalo Wild Wings for MSUM basketball against the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles at 4 p.m. Both women's and men's g...

  • Registration is now open for the Minnesota State Universities Job & Internship Fair

    January 17, 2014

    February 18, 2014 Minneapolis Convention Center Meet with local, regional, and national employer representatives. Check out the website find out which employers are attending: www.mnsujobfair.org ...

  • Apply to be a Student Orientation Counselor (SOC) today!

    January 17, 2014

    Interested in Leadership? What about helping incoming students? Want to co-facilitate a First Year Experience class? Maybe you want to have some fun and meet new people? If you like any or all of thes...

  • Purchase your Kise and Dragon Dollar meal plans

    January 17, 2014

    KISE PLANS CASUAL DINER - 5 meals in Kise for $34.25 (a $48 value) SOCIAL DINER - 25 meals in Kise for $170.25 (a $240 value) REGULAR DINER - 45 meals in Kise for $303.75 (a $432 value) FREQUENT D...

  • Join Game Night at the Underground

    January 17, 2014

    This Friday night (Jan. 17) come to the UNDERGROUND for GAME NIGHT! Games like "Trust me, I'm a Dragon", Minute to Win it, Let's Make a Deal, and Giant Jenga will be played. We'll be serving Pig...

  • Now accepting nominations for the Dragon Frost Court

    January 17, 2014

    Hey everyone it's Dragon Frost time once again, and that means it's time to start nominating your fellow peers for Dragon Frost Court. Nominations will close Jan. 27 and interviews will be the 27 thro...

  • Did you know?

    January 17, 2014

    Your student ID card can be used to check out materials at the Concordia and NDSU libraries? If Concordia or NDSU don't have the book you're looking for either, ask a librarian about borrowing a book ...

  • Build leadership skills through Emerging Leaders program

    January 17, 2014

    Join Emerging Leaders! Emerging Leaders is a free 8-week leadership program for all MSUM students. The sessions explore personal identity individually, in a group, and in society. Spring 2014 sessions...

  • Making A Scene: MSUM photography senior selected for show at Vt. gallery

    January 15, 2014

    Article by The Forum. By: Ryan Johnson, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article MOORHEAD – Brittany Cossette knew the perfect subject for a portrait assignment in one of her photogra...

  • Visiting Artist Exhibition: M.A. Papanek-Miller and Jenni Brant

    January 15, 2014

    The Department of Art and Design invites the public to the Visiting Artist Exhibition: M.A. Papanek-Miller & Jenni Brant at the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gallery (CA 155), on view from Jan. 13 ...

  • Register for Tanzanian Society & Culture for the opportunity to travel to East Africa

    January 15, 2014

    There's still time to register for ANTH 390, Tanzanian Society & Culture. This course provides the opportunity to travel to East Africa with Anthropology Professor Dr. Bruce Roberts. Offered for 3...

  • Join Positive Reactions this semester

    January 15, 2014

    Positive Reactions Positive Reactions is a student-run public relations firm that is associated with the MSUM PRSSA Chapter. Any member of our PRSSA Chapter can work for the firm (this is where you g...

  • Interested in being a Resident Assistant?

    January 15, 2014

    Come to the informational session tonight (Jan. 15) in the Dahl Lounge at 8p.m. If you cannot attend tonight, don't worry! There is another informational session in the Grantham Lounge at 8 p.m. on...

  • Presidential search update

    January 14, 2014

    A message from the Search Chair, Dick Hanson. The search for MSUM's next president is continuing on track, though as we said at the start, this is the part of the search where there isn't a lot of...

  • MSUM freshman is American Idol contestant

    January 14, 2014

    American Idol’s two-night season premiere is January 15 & 16 on FOX Andrina Brogden, a freshman music industry major here in the fall, is auditioning for season 13 of American Idol. Brogden is ...

  • Two chances to see the award-winning Climb Theatre on campus

    January 14, 2014

    TOCAR invites you to attend two upcoming events. On Wednesday, Jan. 22, the award winning Climb Theatre from the Twin Cities will perform "A Deeper Look," a play which invites you to think about diver...

  • MSU Moorhead Planetarium presents new programs

    January 14, 2014

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead Planetarium presents its winter shows, “One World, One Sky-Big Bird’s Adventure” and “IBEX: Search for the Edge of the Solar System.” One World, One Sky...

  • National Student Exchange now accepting applications for 2014-2015

    January 14, 2014

    Are you interested in an opportunity to study at another school next year? The National Student Exchange (NSE) office is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year through Feb. 7. Particip...

  • Token Hunt Clue

    January 14, 2014

    The hunt for the hidden tokens is ready to resume for the new semester. Each token is still worth a $50 gift card to the MSUM Bookstore. January Clue: "A new year and a fresh start. Just like MS...

  • Public Safety Live Chat to focus on university’s policies on alcohol and drug use

    January 14, 2014

    The MSUM Public Safety Department will be sponsoring our monthly live chat from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15. This month’s topic will be the university’s policies regarding alcohol and drug us...

  • Dragon Mentor information session for 2014-2015 academic year- TONIGHT

    January 14, 2014

    There will be an information session for anyone interested in learning more about the Dragon Mentor position. The informational session will be held tonight (Tuesday, Jan. 14) at 7 p.m. in the Dahl Ha...

  • Student Senate welcomes all freshmen and returning students to Spring Semester 2014

    January 14, 2014

    Student Senate would like to remind you that they are here for you and will be supporting you throughout your journey at MSUM! If you have a problem, a suggestion or just want to chat then please visi...

  • Need something fun to do Monday/Wednesday evenings?

    January 14, 2014

    Join Tae Kwon Do Club! The club meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 5-6 p.m. in Nemzek Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 208. You don't need to have any previous experience, just come learn a new skill and have ...

  • Student Academic Conference application is now available

    January 14, 2014

    The application for the 2014 Student Academic Conference is now live at www.mnstate.edu/sac/apply.aspx! If you do not know what the SAC is, please visit our archives of past conferences (www.mnstat...

  • Get your application in for the Upper Class Scholarship

    January 13, 2014

    The deadline for the Upper Class Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year is fast approaching. Students pursuing their first undergraduate degree who have completed at least 12 MSUM semester credit...

  • Dragon Mentor information session for 2014-2015 academic year

    January 13, 2014

    There will be an information session for anyone interested in learning more about the Dragon Mentor position. The informational session will be held Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Dahl Hall Lounge....

  • Students Internationally Together hosts their first event of the semester

    January 13, 2014

    Join us for Students Internationally Together's first event of the semester. It's a great way to meet new people and learn about other cultures! All students are welcome! Tuesday, Jan. 14 we will b...

  • Join Emerging Leaders, a free, eight-week leadership program

    January 10, 2014

    Join Emerging Leaders! Emerging Leaders is a free eight-week leadership program for all MSUM students. The sessions explore personal identity individually, in a group, and in society. Sessions star...

  • Start of Spring 2014 Semester reminders

    January 9, 2014

    Welcome to the 2014 Spring Semester! Before classes begin on January 13, 2014, please take a look at the following reminders: As you return to classes for the spring 2014 semester, please check you...

  • Still time to sign up for Sports and the Media

    January 8, 2014

    Openings exist for MC 381 Sports and the Media for second semester. Class is scheduled for 3 p.m. beginning Monday, Jan. 13. Contact Larry Scott for additional information scotty@mnstate.edu....

  • MSUM has the following computers available for sale

    January 8, 2014

    PLEASE: No phone calls, drop ins or emails to the Helpdesk as they do not have any information to give you. **iMAC All-In-One computer (keyboard and mouse included while supplies last) Date: Jan...

  • MSUM students prepare for music industry by producing records

    January 7, 2014

    This article is from Prairie Business Magazine. By: Dan Gunderson, Minnesota Public Radio News www.prairiebizmag.com/event/article MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Eric Jensen spends countless hours in the ...

  • Campus print system down this morning for maintenance

    January 3, 2014

    The campus print system will be down for maintenance between 9 and 10 a.m. this morning (Jan. 3). During this time all printers and copiers (with the exception of Copy2Print) will be unavailable....

  • Computers for sale

    January 2, 2014

    MSUM has the following computers available for sale. iMAC All-In-One computer (keyboard and mouse included while supplies last) Date and Time: Jan. 6 (Monday) from 8:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. (or until s...

  • Combining Interests

    December 27, 2013

    By: Danielle Rebel, Marketing & Communications Intern As she packed her bags and drove to Chicago, Theresa Boyle was far from certain she had made the right decision. The senior graphic desi...

  • Wounded War Vet Graduates From MSUM

    December 20, 2013

    This article is from Valley News Live. www.valleynewslive.com/story Today 425 students at Minnesota State University in Moorhead wrapped up their college experience. The world is waiting for the...

  • Argentina study abroad – “Human Rights and Sustainability”

    December 20, 2013

    Through a partnership between Social Work and the Offices of Sustainability and Diversity and Inclusion, 22 students will travel to Argentina from March 12-24, 2014 (over spring break). Students will ...

  • Copy2Print holiday hours

    December 20, 2013

    Dec. 19 - Dec. 20, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 23 - Jan. 1, 2014  Closed Jan. 2, 2014 - Jan. 10, 2014, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Copy2Print will resume regular business hours starting on Jan. 13, 2014. Happy H...

  • Pick up a copy of MSUM Memories in time for holiday gift giving

    December 20, 2013

    Illustrated with many photographs, students and faculty recall their years on campus, from its beginnings in 1888 to the present. MSUM Memories is written and illustrated by Roland Dille, MSUM pa...

  • 2011 illustration grad signs major book deal

    December 19, 2013

    This article is from publishersweekly.com. By Sally Lodge It’s a true story that reads like fiction – and it’s one that should raise the spirits of any aspiring author. Elise Parsley, a 27-year-o...

  • Science Lab renamed Langseth Hall in honor of former Sen. Keith Langseth

    December 19, 2013

    Dedication Program and Ribbon Cutting Dec. 19, 10:30 a.m., Langseth Hall Atrium MSUM will rename the Science Laboratory building Langseth Hall on Dec. 19 in honor of the former Senator Keith Langse...

  • Center for Business holiday lab hours

    December 19, 2013

    The Center for Business 24-hour computer labs will be closing at 12:01 a.m. on Dec. 24 through 12:01 a.m. Dec. 26, as well as 12:01 a.m. on Dec. 31 through 12:01 a.m. Jan. 2....

  • Computers available for sale Monday morning

    December 19, 2013

    MSUM has the following computers available for sale. iMAC All-In-One computer with keyboard & mouse Date and Time: Monday, Dec. 23 from 9-11 a.m. Location: IT HelpDesk, located in the Libra...

  • Interlibrary loan

    December 18, 2013

    Interlibrary loan service will not be available during the semester break beginning at noon on Friday, December 20th through Sunday, January 5. During this time, it is not possible to request items us...

  • Library semester break schedule

    December 18, 2013

    This is a reminder that the Library will be closed for the semester break from Saturday, December 21, through Sunday, January 5, 2014. The Library will re-open on Monday, January 6, 2014. A complete l...

  • Deadline extended for student organization budget application

    December 18, 2013

    We have changed the deadline date for the Fiscal Year 2015 (Fall 2014-Spring 2015) student organization annual budget application in order to allow for some more time for student organizations to comp...

  • Sash Ceremony today at 4 p.m.

    December 18, 2013

    The International Student Sash Ceremony is Wednesday, December 18 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. The Sash Ceremony is designed to recognize MSUM’s graduating international students. Each g...

  • Blackhurst and Gracyk discussed budgeting cutting process on Prairie Public Radio

    December 18, 2013

    Listen to their conversation with Main Street’s Doug Hamilton Minnesota State University Moorhead's student population has fallen in the past few years. Anne Blackhurst, provost and senior vice pre...

  • New group exercise classes at the Wellness Center

    December 17, 2013

    COMMING SOON: INSANITY! Classes start Jan 13th. Check out our Spring Group Exercise schedule....

  • Wellness Center holiday hours

    December 17, 2013

    December 16th & 17th: 7am-7pm December 18th: 7am-1pm December 19th-January 2nd: Closed January 2nd & 3rd: 7am-7pm January 4th & 5th: 12pm-4pm January 6th-9th:7am-7pm January 10th: 7...

  • Two Books...One Read

    December 16, 2013

    After a series of discussions during the first Friday Common Read sessions, several Two-thirty Tea gatherings, and two special sessions at the October Faculty Professional Development Day, we have nar...

  • IT Helpdesk Finals & Holiday Hours

    December 16, 2013

    Through December 17: Normal hours as posted on the IT Helpdesk website December 18: 7:30 a.m. – 6:15 p.m. December 19-January 10: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. with the exception of Dec 24...

  • Library Extended Hours

    December 16, 2013

    Extended hours for the Library during final exams. Dec. 11 -- 7:30 a.m. — 1:45 a.m. Dec. 12 -- 7:30 a.m. — 1:45 a.m. Dec. 13 -- 7:30 a.m. — 7:45 p.m. Dec. 14 -- 12:00 p.m. — 7:45 p.m. Dec. 15 -- ...

  • MSUM Commencement Dec. 19

    December 13, 2013

    Can’t attend commencement? Watch the ceremony live. MSU Moorhead will award degrees to 425 students during its fall commencement Thursday, Dec. 19 at 1 p.m. in MSUM’s Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse. About ...

  • Science majors assist third graders with Planetarium field trip

    December 13, 2013

    On Wednesday, December 11, over 20 Bioscience and Chemistry students took time out of their study day to work with over 150 third grade students from Detroit Lakes, Minn. The third graders were on cam...

  • Congratulations 2013 graduates, MSUM’s newest alumni

    December 13, 2013

    Welcome to the Alumni family! Celebrate your last study day with a special gift from the Alumni Foundation. Stop by the Alumni House anytime from 8-4:30 on your last study day, Dec. 11. We have a spec...

  • 125 Student Photo Contest

    December 13, 2013

    The 125 Student Photo Contest is open to any MSUM student until Dec. 18 when submissions are due. Rules: -       Be creative -       Must include numbers “125” in any way -       Students ...

  • Dragon Holiday SPUDtacular this Saturday

    December 12, 2013

    Watch Spuds and Dragons in Nemzek on the same day! The Moorhead High School Spuds will cross 20th Street on Saturday, Dec. 14 for both girls' and boys' basketball games against the St. Michael - Al...

  • Thrift Shop Night on Friday vs. BSU

    December 12, 2013

    Come to Thrift Shop Night Friday, Dec. 13 and shop all the clearance items from the MSUM Bookstore, just in time to check off your holiday shopping lists...and get a few things for yourself, of course...

  • Take a break from finals with AISA

    December 12, 2013

    The American Indian Student Association (AISA) invites you to the American Indian Resource and Research Center to take a finals break on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 16 and 17. Stop by the American Indian...

  • Juried Film Exhibition Dec. 13

    December 11, 2013

    December 13, 7 p.m., Weld 106 Selections and award presentations of student film production work. Eligible work from all film production courses are played for adjudicators (usually three judges m...

  • Random Act of Kindness: Student returns money to owner

    December 11, 2013

    Dilworth woman 'never really had second thoughts about it,' returns $2,800 in cash to owner By: Wendy Reuer, INFORUM MOORHEAD – When 19-year-old Erica Clark found an envelope full of crisp $100 ...

  • Positive Reactions is accepting new associates next semester

    December 11, 2013

    Open positions include: Account Executive for the Red River Zoo Description: -You will over see 3-5 firm associates on your client committee -You will coordinate committee communication and ...

  • Kise offers late night study breakfast

    December 11, 2013

    Take a break from studying tonight and join us in Kise Commons for our late night study breakfast! We are featuring steak, eggs, O’Brien potatoes, biscuits, smoothies, fresh fruit and assorted bakery ...

  • Lakes and Prairies Partnership seeks VITA volunteers

    December 11, 2013

    Lakes and Prairies Community Action Partnership, Inc. is once again looking for volunteers for its VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Tax Site in Moorhead. Over the years, Lakes and Prairies has p...

  • The Office of Student Activities announces the winners of November’s Dragon Pride Awards!

    December 11, 2013

    Student Leader of the Month: Shane Kelly - Involved in: Kappa Sigma, Dragon Paranormal Society, Student Senate, Public Safety “Shane leads by example. Shane is professional, polite, and serves in t...

  • MSUM's "Fuego Tropical" to perform this weekend with the FM Symphony

    December 11, 2013

    MSUM's Steel Drum Band, "Fuego Tropical," directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, will perform this weekend with the Fargo Moorhead Symphony as a part of their "Holiday Pops" concert series! These annual con...

  • Final Study Day tutor schedule

    December 11, 2013

    Study Day is here! It's here, it's really here. Sure, Study Day means finals are looming, but it also means free coffee in the CMU ballroom, free massages in the Wellness Center and that winter break ...

  • Book signing at Zandbroz Wednesday

    December 11, 2013

    Visit Zandbroz, 420 Broadway, Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 6:30 p.m. for the MSUM Memories book signing. Terry Shoptaugh, university archivist and co-editor of MSUM Memories, will be discussing the book and ...

  • Get a jolt of java in the CMU on Study Day

    December 10, 2013

    Need a jolt of java to get your brain into study mode? The student union is here to help! On Study Day, come to the CMU between 9 a.m. and midnight for free coffee and fresh fruit while you study. Plu...

  • Donate toys to the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center

    December 10, 2013

    MSPAM is still collecting toys for the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center. There are boxes in the Center for Business, the CMU, and in MacLean Hall. The last day to donate is Tuesday, Dec. 10....

  • Join STLF for Christmas caroling

    December 10, 2013

    All students are welcome to join Students Today Leaders Forever (STLF) in Christmas caroling at Eventide on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 2:30 p.m. A group will be meeting by Subs and Sweets at 2 p.m. to carp...

  • Andrew Stark's work exhibited in ecce gallery

    December 9, 2013

    The ecce gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of new work by local talent, Andrew Stark, professor in the Department of Art & Design at MSUM. The artist's style draws broadly from the histo...

  • Study in the CMU on Study Day

    December 9, 2013

    Sure, Study Day probably isn't your favorite day of the year, but knowing the student union will have free coffee might make it a little better! The CMU will be providing coffee and snacks in the b...

  • Join Ad Club next semester

    December 9, 2013

    MSUM Ad Club is affiliated with the American Advertising Federation of North Dakota. Ad Club's goal is to help students gain experience, network with professionals and create lasting friendships. They...

  • Homecoming coordinator applications are available

    December 9, 2013

    If you excel in event planning or love being a Dragon, apply to be a homecoming coordinator for 2014-2015. Applications are available online. www.mnstate.edu/homecoming/coordinatorapplication...

  • Mass Communications holiday party

    December 9, 2013

    WHO: MSUM Mass Communications students, faculty and staff WHAT: A potluck party of holiday food, traditional dishes, finger foods, dips, desserts and beverages WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 11 from Noon...

  • MSPAM collecting toys for the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center

    December 9, 2013

    MSPAM is still collecting new or gently used toys for the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center. There are collection boxes in the CMU, MacLean Hall, and the Center for Business. These boxes will only be out u...

  • Viewing Party to be held at Buffalo Wild Wings for tonight's Dragon Basketball Games

    December 6, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead fans are invited to a viewing party to watch the Dragon basketball teams' games against Mary on Friday night at Buffalo Wild Wings in Moorhead, Minn. The Dra...

  • Try unique Norwegian foods at Kise’s Norwegian Meal Station Dec. 10

    December 6, 2013

    Kise Commons will be featuring a Norwegian Meal Station during lunch (11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.) on Tuesday, Dec. 10. There will be feature dishes, such as Swedish meatballs, tork, yule kaga and more! Fa...

  • Study break breakfast Dec. 11

    December 6, 2013

    Finals week is approaching! Take a break from studying, and enjoy a steak breakfast during Study Break Breakfast on Dec. 11 from 9-11 p.m. in Kise Commons. This meal is included in your meal plan. ...

  • Stay safe while traveling this winter

    December 6, 2013

    With snow on the ground it is important that you stay safe while in transit! Please take a look at the Winter Weather Tips from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and stay safe out there! Al...

  • Administrative proposal would eliminate projected deficit

    December 5, 2013

    A plan presented to the Minnesota State University Moorhead Faculty Association Dec. 5, 2013 outlines additional steps the university can take to avoid a projected $8 million deficit in 2016 and align...

  • Sign up for City of Moorhead snow removal alerts

    December 5, 2013

    Sign up for snow removal alerts at www.cityofmoorhead.com/snowdistrict. The City of Moorhead has modified its Snow Removal Declaration procedures. Now when a Snow Removal Declaration is issued, co...

  • SLHS Department awarded grant for development of Sensory Integration Resource Center

    December 5, 2013

    Mari Beth Plankers, M.S., CCC-SLP and Rachel Stotts, M.S., CCC-SLP submitted a grant application to the "Dille Fund for Excellence" to develop a Sensory Integration (SI) Resource Center in the SLHS Cl...

  • MSUM Wrestling to Host Dragon Open on Saturday *Volunteers Needed*

    December 5, 2013

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead wrestling team will host the annual Dragon Open on Saturday at Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse in Moorhead, Minn. Action is slated to begin at 9 a.m. and will continue t...

  • Watch the Dragon Basketball Games at Buffalo Wild Wings in Moorhead, MN on Friday, December 6th!

    December 5, 2013

    Watch the Dragon Basketball Games at Buffalo Wild Wings in Moorhead, MN on Friday, December 6th!   An area is reserved for Dragon Fans to watch the games on the televisions at BWW in Moorhead.  ...

  • Art-loving people of MSUM

    December 5, 2013

    The Works on Paper Guild, Ceramics Guild and Painting Guild are partnering for this year's Christmas Art Sale! Visit them in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts, in the Great White Hall (in front of ...

  • Did you know?

    December 5, 2013

    Need a place to get away? Are loud roommates keeping you from getting studying done? Visit the third and fourth floors of the Livingston Lord Library, where quiet study rooms abound. We guarantee you'...

  • MSUM Planetarium Presents Holiday Show “Season of Light”

    December 5, 2013

    This holiday season the MSUM Planetarium is showing “Season of Light,” a special program that explores the history of holiday traditions. The presentation runs Dec. 5-23. Showings will be held at 7...

  • Stop-In For Drop-In Days

    December 5, 2013

    No appointment necessary. If you’re looking to get your resume reviewed, have questions about majors, careers or internships, come on in to the Career Development Center, Flora Frick 151, from 9 a.m.-...

  • Physics and Astronomy works with Moorhead High School to obtain NASA grant for robotics team

    December 4, 2013

    Faculty from the Department of Physics and Astronomy assisted, as lead mentors for the MHS FIRST Robotics team, in applying for a sponsorship grant for the team from NASA. The team was notified yester...

  • Society of Physics Students named “Distinguished SPS Chapter”

    December 4, 2013

    The MSUM Chapter of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) has been named a "Distinguished SPS Chapter" by the SPS National Council. This award, "based on the de...

  • Become part of Student Senate

    December 4, 2013

    It's that time of the semester again: The fall election has begun, which means that the opportunity to become part of the Student Senate is here. Mark your calendars because filing deadline is this...

  • Stop in for Drop-In Days

    December 4, 2013

    No appointment necessary. If you're looking to get your resume reviewed, have questions about majors, careers or internships, come on in to the Career Development Center, Flora Frick 151, from 9 a.m.-...

  • Dragon Mentor information session for 2014-2015 academic year

    December 4, 2013

    There will be an information session for anyone interested in learning more about the Dragon Mentor position. The first of two informational sessions will be held Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Dah...

  • Only one week until Study Day

    December 4, 2013

    Study Day probably isn't your favorite day of the year--but it's such an important day, there will be events in the student union and the Wellness Center. In the Wellness Center, there will be even...

  • Project management: A pathway to managing your future

    December 3, 2013

    MSUM is proud to announce a new degree being launched in Spring 2014: Bachelor of Science in Project Management. Through a collaborative effort between the Operation/Construction Management department...

  • Apply for the National Student Exchange

    December 3, 2013

    Are you interested in an opportunity to study at another school next year? The National Student Exchange (NSE) office is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year through Feb. 7, 2014. Pa...

  • Dragon Mentor information session for 2014-2015 academic year

    December 3, 2013

    There will be an information session for anyone interested in learning more about the Dragon Mentor position. The first of two informational sessions will be held Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Dah...

  • Student org annual budget application for Fall 2014-Spring 2015 due Jan. 21

    December 3, 2013

    Fiscal Year 2015 (Fall 2014-Spring 2015) student organization annual budget application is due no later than 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014. There will be two budget training sessions available ...

  • Next Take the Lead is Dec. 4

    December 3, 2013

    Attend the next Take the Lead! It will be on Wednesday, Dec. 4 in CMU 101 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. There will be a panel of leaders from the MSUM campus and community. The panel will include: * Gavin Do...

  • Don't forget to log your volunteer hours

    December 3, 2013

    Help MSUM reach 125,000 volunteer hours by logging your hours at the OSA webpage, and get registered to win great prizes! Log your hours....

  • Paralegal students collecting toys for Rape and Abuse Crisis Center

    December 3, 2013

    The Minnesota State Paralegal Association Moorhead (MSPAM) will be collecting toys for the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center until December 10. There are collection boxes in the CMU, the Center for Busines...

  • Vinod Lall appointed to APICS CSCP subcommittee

    December 2, 2013

    Vinod Lall, Professor in the School of Business, was recently appointed to the APICS CSCP program subcommittee. APICS, The Association for Operations Management is the global leader and the premier so...

  • Physics and astronomy alum receives doctorate in astrophysics

    December 2, 2013

    Heather Cegla, MSUM 2010 graduate in physics with an astronomy emphasis, received her doctorate in astrophysics from Queen's University Belfast where she was on a full scholarship. While at MSUM, Cegl...

  • Planning has begun for the Summer 2014 College for Kids

    December 2, 2013

    College for Kids is always looking to expand and have new course offerings for students. Check out the website and see what has been offered before and then complete the attached proposal form with yo...

  • World AIDS Day was Dec. 1

    December 2, 2013

    Help the MSUM Wellness Educators spread awareness on AIDS this week in honor of World AIDS Day 2013. Stop by some of our tables this week and pick up a red ribbon to help spread awareness....

  • Winter Clothing Drive

    December 2, 2013

    The Pre-Health Professionals club is holding its annual Winter Clothing Drive this week! If you have ANY coats, hats, mittens/gloves, boots or scarves that you are looking to part with, please think a...

  • U-Turn & WIN Car Contest Begins this Saturday

    November 27, 2013

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead Athletics Department and Valley Imports have brought fans a show stopping halftime promotion for the last three years, and they have something unprecedented pla...

  • Small Business Saturday at MSUM

    November 27, 2013

    November 30 is Small Business Saturday and Dragon Athletics are encouraging local businesses to visit MSUMDragons.com/SmallBiz to RSVP for a free booth space at the game to promote themselves to fello...

  • FREE Admission to Saturday's BBall Games for Wearing Dragon Gear

    November 27, 2013

    Thanksketball is a concept created to thank our community and supporters by offering free admission for those wearing Dragon apparel to Dragon Basketball on November 30 as the Dragons begin their 2013...

  • Oceanography offered in Spring 2014

    November 27, 2013

    Still looking for an LASC course to fill out your schedule for Spring 2014? Karl Leonard, Anthropology and Earth Science, will be offering Oceanography - an LASC area 10 course (Course ID: 001455 GEOS...

  • Register for MSUM PRSSA's Blood Drive

    November 27, 2013

    What: MSUM PRSSA Blood Drive Where: Robinson Room located on the 2nd floor of MacLean Hall When: Dec. 2 from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Why: To save lives! How: Text Meredith Wathne at 701.789....

  • Start planning your spring semester meetings

    November 27, 2013

    It is time to start planning your meetings for spring semester! Comstock Memorial Union policy allows recognized student organizations, who are not on probation according to the Office of Student Acti...

  • MSUM photography student among 59 artists selected for international juried show

    November 26, 2013

    MSUM photography student, Brittany Cossette, is among 59 artists selected for inclusion in an international juried show, Faces, juried by Elizabeth Avedon and presented by Darkroom Gallery in Essex Ju...

  • Second edition of Campus Greenwire published

    November 26, 2013

    The Office of Campus Sustainability published their second edition of the “Dragon Greenwire" newsletter. Find the downloadable PDF on the Office of Campus Sustainability website....

  • Parking during the holiday break

    November 26, 2013

    Parking reminder for the holiday break. On Wednesday, Nov. 27 parking will be enforced in the Reserved (R) and Metered (M) lots from 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. On Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 parking i...

  • Make your nominations for the Dragon Pride Awards

    November 26, 2013

    Make sure to get your nominations in for this month’s Dragon Pride Awards. Nominate a student leader, a student organization and student organization advisor. Nominate someone by going to the OSA w...

  • Center for Business Holiday Lab Hours

    November 26, 2013

    The Center for Business 24-hour computer labs will be closing at 12:01 a.m. on Nov. 28 through 12:01 a.m. Dec. 1 (Thursday until Sunday morning) IT Helpdesk Holiday Hours Nov. 25-26: 7:30 a.m. – 9...

  • Donate personal care items in the mass comm lounge to help the homeless during winter months

    November 26, 2013

    During winter months, local homeless shelters overflow with people needing a warm and safe place to stay. FM Sheltering Churches is an organization that works with congregations of the Fargo-Moorhead ...

  • Show your Dragon Pride at Tuesday’s game

    November 26, 2013

    Come and show your Dragon Pride at the men's basketball game on Tuesday night as the Dragons face Jamestown. Come and paint your face to show your Dragon Pride, and release your inner fanatic....

  • MSUM Construction Management team wins ASC Student Competition

    November 25, 2013

    Students from the MSU Moorhead Construction Management program won the Heavy-Civil Division of the Region IV Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) CM student competition in Nebraska City, Neb., Oct...

  • Twenty-one students selected for membership to Chi Omega Chapter

    November 25, 2013

    Twenty-one new members have been selected for membership to the Chi Omega Chapter of Phi Alpha, the Social Work International Honor Society. Members celebrated with an induction ceremony and reception...

  • SLHS graduate students and faculty present at national conference

    November 25, 2013

    Nov. 14-16, the following students and faculty presented research at the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association convention in Chicago: Nancy Paul and Mary Drake, faculty *Issues Related to C...

  • CNSA inducts thirteen students into their Academic Honor Society

    November 25, 2013

    On Wednesday evening the Chi Sigma Alpha held their 4th annual initiation ceremony. Thirteen students, Kayla Armstrong, Christen Bergeron, Jennifer Buchanan, Khulude Bukhari, Robb Dent, Katie Diir...

  • Student Affairs career showcase a success

    November 25, 2013

    Over twenty-five student affairs professionals represented five colleges at the Student Affairs Career Showcase last Wednesday. The Student Affairs Career Showcase was a venue for current graduate stu...

  • Information on MSUM’s budget posted to Provost’s blog

    November 22, 2013

    Provost Anne Blackhurst presented faculty with an initial prioritization of academic units Nov. 20 for review and response. The list was prepared using quantifiable measures including the number of ma...

  • Upper Class Scholarship application

    November 22, 2013

    The application to be considered for the Upper Class Scholarship for 2014-2015 is on the financial aid website: mnstate.edu/financialaid/scholarships. Click on the Upper Class tab to access the applic...

  • Dragons vs. Cobbers TONIGHT at 7pm - FREE POPCORN!

    November 22, 2013

    The game will mark the 183th meeting between the two teams, with the Dragons leading 101-81. MSUM won last year's meeting, 70-57 at the Memorial Auditorium on Concordia's campus. Pop Cobbers A w...

  • Learn more about South Korea Saturday

    November 22, 2013

    The MSUM Korea Club will be having its event, Korea Night Saturday, Nov. 23. It will be held in the CMU Ballroom 7-10 p.m. Come and learn more about South Korean culture! Free admission, and free f...

  • Nominate a student, organization and advisor for Dragon Pride Awards

    November 22, 2013

    Make sure to get your nominations in for this month's Dragon Pride Awards. Nominate a student leader, a student organization and student organization advisor. Nominate someone by going to the OSA w...

  • Afterdark Thanksgiving

    November 22, 2013

    Afterdark is thankful for all of the students, staff and faculty at MSUM. Come to AN AFTERDARK THANKSGIVING to tell us what you're thankful for. There will be food and drinks (KFC Mashed Potato Bow...

  • Give feedback by taking the Public Safety Interaction survey

    November 22, 2013

    Fellow students, please take the opportunity to provide your valued feedback to the Student Senate by completing the Public Safety Interaction Survey located in your mnstate.edu email inbox....

  • Fuego Tropical presents "From Ghana to Trinidad" this weekend

    November 21, 2013

    MSUM's World Music and Percussion Ensemble, "Fuego Tropical," will present it's fall concert "From Ghana to Trinidad" Saturday, Nov. 23, at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall. The concert will feature drumming, d...

  • Apply for the 5th annual Power in Diversity Leadership Conference

    November 21, 2013

    The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is accepting student applications to attend the 5th annual Power in Diversity Leadership Conference hosted by St Cloud State University. Please complete the appli...

  • Did you know?

    November 21, 2013

    Most students listen to music while studying. Why not use MSUM's free music streaming system? Check out NAXOS for some classical tunes that will keep you focused while you study. Follow the link and s...

  • Donate food for the Dorothy Day House in MacLean and the Center for Business

    November 21, 2013

    The Minnesota State Paralegal Association Moorhead is still collecting food to be donated to the Dorothy Day House in Moorhead. There are boxes in both the Center for Business and in MacLean. The last...

  • Learn how to improve your LinkedIn profile

    November 21, 2013

    Want to learn more about LinkedIn, why it's important and just how to make your profile the best it can be for employers to see? Check out the LinkedIn Essentials Workshop TODAY in Maclean 169 at 4...

  • Women’s and Gender Studies Colloquium cancelled

    November 21, 2013

    This Friday's Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium, "A Solo Woman Backpacker," is cancelled. It will be rescheduled at another time....

  • Take the Public Safety Interaction survey

    November 21, 2013

    Have an opinion? Student Senate wants to hear it. The Public Safety Interaction survey will only be up for a few more days. Check your mnstate.edu email....

  • "The Walking Dead" makeup artist on campus Thursday and Friday

    November 20, 2013

    Thursday, Nov. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weld Auditorium 106 Amber Crow will be demonstrating film makeup techniques used on the series "The Walking Dead" and will share techniques used to create the in...

  • International Survivors of Suicide Day

    November 20, 2013

    There will be a gathering for International Survivors of Suicide Day in the CMU room 205 on Saturday, Nov. 23 at noon. Anyone is welcome to join. There will be sponsors, videos and speakers. Read m...

  • Kenyon Williams' solo percussion CD receives positive review

    November 20, 2013

    Dr. Kenyon Williams', Music, solo CD project, "Homage," received a positive review in this month's issue of "Percussive Notes," the official journal of the Percussive Arts Society. In the review, Dr. ...

  • Fall Break is Nov. 27-29

    November 20, 2013

    Fall Break is scheduled for Nov. 27-29. Day and evening classes will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 26. Have a wonderful break!...

  • BFA Exhibition #2 Reception Thursday, Nov. 21

    November 20, 2013

    The Department of Art and Design invites the public to the reception for the Fall Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #2 on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gallery ...

  • Dragons vs. Cobbers on Friday - Free Popcorn!

    November 20, 2013

    The 8th Street rivalry has spanned many years and the latest installment takes place on the hardwood as the MSU Moorhead men's basketball team faces the Concordia College Cobbers at Nemzek Fieldhouse ...

  • Still time to take the Public Safety Interaction survey

    November 20, 2013

    Thank you for your feedback on the Public Safety Interaction Survey. If you have not yet taken this survey, please check your mnstate.edu email and complete it. Your feedback is important to us!...

  • History Club Movie Night tonight

    November 20, 2013

    The History Club is hosting a movie night Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. in King Hall 110. They will be showing "Viva Zepata," and it's the 103rd anniversary of the Mexican Revolution....

  • Volunteer for Salvation Army bell ringing

    November 20, 2013

    Below is a message from a fellow student with an opportunity to volunteer this holiday season. Remember to track your volunteer hours at www.mnstate.edu/osa-volunteer-hours to help reach MSUM’s goal o...

  • Free showing of “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee”

    November 20, 2013

    Come to the absolutely free movie showing of the HBO movie, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m. CMU 101. Free snacks and refreshments provided. Absolutely FREE! Open to ...

  • Graduating students: Complete the required Exit Loan Counseling

    November 19, 2013

    Fall 2013 Graduating students: Now is the time for all graduating borrowers to complete the required Exit Loan Counseling – Go to www.studentloans.gov to get connected with your loan servicer, find ou...

  • Biosciences Department hosts two speakers

    November 19, 2013

    Wednesday, Nov. 20 the Biosciences Department will host two speakers. 1. 6:30 - 7:20 p.m. - Sanford Health Volunteer Coordinator, Mary Stenson will talk about the opportunities available at Sanford...

  • A Solo Woman Backpacker

    November 19, 2013

    The third Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium speaker for fall 2013 will be Sherry Lee Short. She will talk about solo backpacking from a personal and feminist perspective. Short is an Associate Pro...

  • Use social media to your advantage

    November 19, 2013

    Come learn how to use social media to your advantage tonight at the Take the Lead workshop from 4-5 p.m. in CMU 203. The workshop is called “How to use Social Media as a Professional Leader.” It will ...

  • "Lead the way" student organization officers workshop

    November 19, 2013

    Student Org Officers: Attend the workshop for all organization officers, the purpose of this workshop is to give you the opportunity to meet other org officers, ask question and learn more about what ...

  • MSUM Rock Climbing Club is official

    November 19, 2013

    The goal of the MSUM Rock Climbing Club is to create a welcoming and inclusive environment where students who have previous rock climbing experience, or have no experience at all, can come to enjoy th...

  • Take the Public Safety Interaction survey

    November 19, 2013

    Dragons, please take a moment to check your email and fill out our Student Senate's "Public Safety Interaction" survey. We appreciate your feedback and will use it to advise the Department of Publi...

  • Like the MSUM Wellness Educators on Facebook

    November 19, 2013

    "Like" the MSUM Wellness Educators on Facebook this week for a chance to win a Subway giftcard! Yes, it's that simple... Log-on, search "MSUM Wellness Educators" and click "Like."...

  • Glow in the Dark Dodgeball

    November 19, 2013

    Intramurals is taking one of your favorite childhood games and putting a twist on it! Come join us and play Glow in the Dark Dodgeball this Thursday! When: Thursday, Nov. 21 Time: 7 p.m. Where: ...

  • “Give to Live” Challenge Aims to Break Guinness World Record for Organ Donation

    November 19, 2013

    Event will rally regional support to register more than 4,135 new donors Alexa’s Hope, an organization dedicated to saving lives by increasing the number of registered organ, eye and tissue do...

  • Public Safety hosts first monthly Live Chat today

    November 18, 2013

    On Monday, Nov. 18 from 12 - 1 p.m. the MSUM Public Safety Department will begin the first of their monthly Live Chats. This month's topic of discussion with Sgt. Marc Baetsch will be about parking on...

  • Movie showing "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee"

    November 18, 2013

    Come to the CMU 101 on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m. to watch the HBO movie, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" as part of the Native American Heritage Month celebrations. It is about the struggles of ...

  • Faculty and students co-create play for young children

    November 18, 2013

    A free children’s theatre production takes the stage for two shows Saturday, Nov. 23, in Hansen Theatre in MSUM’s Roland Dille Center for the Arts. Swashbuckled --  A Pirate Adventure, was created and...

  • American Indian Heritage Month events – Nov. 18-20

    November 18, 2013

    Please join us! Monday, Nov. 18 4 p.m. Traditional Native Handgames (CMU 101) Members of the American Indian Student Association will provide instruction on rules and strategies as well as pla...

  • SCEC provides volunteer opportunities

    November 18, 2013

    SCEC stands for Student Council for Exceptional Children. They are a collegiate organization whose focus is on showing awareness and working with people of all abilities. This year on campus they'll m...

  • Student survey on Public Safety coming soon

    November 18, 2013

    Interested in sharing your thoughts on the work done by the Department of Public Safety? Please keep an eye on your email for a survey brought to you by your Student Senate. Your voice is important. T...

  • MSUM campus members attended Clean Energy Forum

    November 15, 2013

    Faculty, administrators and students attended a Clean Energy Forum in Bemidji, Minn. Those attending included Jeff Goebel, Joe Herbst, Dennis Jacobs and six students, Ben Lemay, Sydney Stracke, Elizab...

  • Seminar students present for MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series

    November 15, 2013

    MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Student Literature Presentations Friday, Nov. 15 3-3:50 p.m. 325 Hagen Hall Please join us this week for more in our series of talks by our sem...

  • Start planning your spring semester meetings

    November 15, 2013

    It is time to start planning your meetings for spring semester! Comstock Memorial Union policy allows recognized student organizations, who are not on probation according to the Office of Student Acti...

  • Science Night is tonight

    November 15, 2013

    SCIENCE NIGHT will be located in the Science Lab Friday, Nov. 15 from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. Free food, prizes, tours, demonstrations, and other activities are brought to you by AfterDark, the Chemistry &...

  • Masquerade Ball- Lupus charity event

    November 15, 2013

    The men of Kappa Sigma are hosting a Tri-College charity ball to benefit those struggling with Lupus. The ball will be held Saturday, Nov. 16 from 7-11 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Admission is $5 and ma...

  • Brian Wisenden Named MN Professor of the Year

    November 14, 2013

    Biosciences Professor is MSUM’s 10th CASE Professor of the Year Homepage picture, L to R: Professor Brian Wisenden, junior biology major Molly Dziekan, and Professor Cam Goater, University of Lethb...

  • Wayne Gudmundson retirement party

    November 14, 2013

    Students, faculty and staff are invited to celebrate Wayne Gudmundson's career and contributions to MSUM in the mass communications lounge, located on the second floor of MacLean Hall, on Monday, Nov....

  • Student film selected as finalist in the My Hero International Film Festival

    November 14, 2013

    A film by MSUM Film Production major, Miah Detjen, was recently selected as a finalist in the My Hero International Film Festival. The short film, Daddy, is a partially silent non-ficiton piece abo...

  • Support Dragon Volleyball's Fight for the Post-Season This Weekend

    November 14, 2013

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead volleyball team faces a pair of pivotal matches to conclude the regular season this week. MSUM hosts No. 8-ranked Southwest Minnesota State on Friday night (7 p...

  • Find inspiration for your event at the Catering Showcase

    November 14, 2013

    Are you planning an event and need some inspiration? Attend the Catering Showcase at the Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom on Nov. 21 anytime from 2 – 6:30 p.m. They will feature food samples, cakes, d...

  • Call for submissions for Red Weather

    November 14, 2013

    Red Weather is looking for submissions for their 34th issue that will come out in Spring 2014. They publish only literary and artistic works by MSUM students, faculty, employees, visiting artists and ...

  • Did you know?

    November 14, 2013

    Stuck on a question? Not sure where to find the information you need? Help is just a text away. The librarians at the Livingston Lord Library are at your disposal throughout the day. Simply text your ...

  • Learn about study abroad

    November 14, 2013

    Are you curious about studying abroad? Come hear from students who have done it. They will talk about their experiences and answer your questions. There will be two sessions, Monday, Nov. 18 at 2 p.m....

  • Participate in a focus group and get FREE Erbert & Gerbert's and Starbucks

    November 14, 2013

    WHO: Enrolled MSUM students ages 18-24 WHAT: A focus group WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. WHERE: The Robinson Room, located on the second floor of MacLean WHY: As part of research for ...

  • Join the Writers Inspired Narrative Group session tonight

    November 14, 2013

    The Writers Inspired Narrative Group will meet Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., in Weld Hall Study Library, Weld 201. This is a safe, non-judgmental environment for students to write about “Who am I?” res...

  • Take the Lead showcases how to use social media as a professional leader

    November 13, 2013

    Want to learn how to use social media to your advantage? Attend the Take the Lead on Tuesday, Nov.19 from 4-5 p.m. in CMU 203. The workshop is called “How to use Social Media as a Professional Leader....

  • New to D2L: Record Audio option for students and instructors

    November 13, 2013

    A new Record Audio feature is now available on D2L. Record Audio allows your instructor to record brief audio files in Discussions, Dropbox, and News. As a student you also have access to the Record A...

  • 125 Student Photo Contest

    November 13, 2013

    The 125 Student Photo Contest is open to any MSUM student until Dec. 16 when submissions are due. Rules: -       Be creative -       Must include numbers “125” in any way -       Students ...

  • Mass communications class asks for your help

    November 13, 2013

    The mass communications ad campaigns class is asking females age 18-25 to click the link below and fill out the survey. It could help them win a national competition. Take survey. ...

  • Derek Greenfield speaks on campus today

    November 13, 2013

    Derek Greenfield Wednesday Nov. 13, 12-1:30 CMU Ballroom Student Power Speaker, professor and author will hold a session specifically designed for students to hone in on student power. Derek Gre...

  • Biosciences students and faculty volunteered for 4luvofdog rescue fundraiser

    November 12, 2013

    Eighteen Biosciences students and faculty volunteered for the 5th annual fundraiser for 4luvofdog rescue. Workers helped with set up for the annual silent auction from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov....

  • Photo Guild to offer fall photo shoot

    November 12, 2013

    The MSUM Photo Guild is offering annual fall photo shoot on Saturday, Nov. 16 and Sunday, Nov. 17from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. They have 20 minute sessions for the cost of $20, which at the end you will receive...

  • CNSA graduate students attend the Minnesota Counseling Association Conference

    November 12, 2013

    Katrina Brekke, Megan Hoyer, Anna Kaiser and Jenna Phillips attended the Minnesota Counseling Association (MnCA) Annual Conference "The Best in Counseling Practice" on Oct. 25 at Shoreview Community C...

  • Global Innovation: Doing Business in China is today

    November 12, 2013

    A unique event at MSU Moorhead explores doing business in China. This free event is Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 3 to 6 p.m. in the MSUM Comstock Memorial Union ballroom. At Global Innovation: Doing Busin...

  • Participate in a focus group and get FREE Erbert & Gerbert's and Starbucks

    November 12, 2013

    WHO: Enrolled MSUM students ages 18-24 WHAT: A focus group WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. WHERE: The Robinson Room, located on the second floor of MacLean WHY: As part of research for ...

  • Passport drive Thursday

    November 12, 2013

    Do you need a passport? You can order yours this Thursday on campus between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Flora Frick seating area. You'll need to bring an original or certified copy of your birth certifi...

  • Home Free-A Cappella performs on campus

    November 12, 2013

    Home Free, an a capella group, will be performing on the Gaede Stage Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m. The campus a capella group CutXTime will be opening the show. Sponsored by the Dragon Entertainment G...

  • Film Studies alum wins editing award for "Star Trek: Into Darkness"

    November 11, 2013

    Film Studies alum Brent Rockswald recently took home a Hollywood Reporter Key Art Award for editing the theatrical trailer for the film "Star Trek: Into Darkness." The Key Arts, managed by the Clio Aw...

  • Comet ISON- Comet of the Century?

    November 11, 2013

    Once again skywatchers look to the sky, eagerly anticipating a bright comet. For centuries comets were seen as evil omens but now astronomers look forward to them as opportunities to learn more about ...

  • November American Indian Heritage Month weekly events

    November 11, 2013

    Monday, Nov. 11 2 p.m. Revitalizing Native American Languages One at a Time (CMU 208) Presented by Jim Green, Pine Ridge Oglala When the Maoris of New Zealand revitalized their language, it wasn’t ...

  • Students host charity ball for Lupus Foundation of America

    November 11, 2013

    The Kappa Sigma - Sigma Sigma Chapter is hosting a charity ball to benefit those struggling with Lupus. The ball will be held Saturday, Nov. 16 from 7-11 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Admission is $5 and ...

  • Operation Christmas Child Packing Party

    November 11, 2013

    Come pack Christmas gifts for children all around the world at the Operation Christmas Child Packing Night. This may be the only gift these children receive all year. We will drive to a store to buy C...

  • Prepare for the Tri-College Fair

    November 11, 2013

    The Tri-College Career & Internship Fair is approaching fast and the Career Development Center is here to help you prepare! Stop in Maclean 165 TODAY at 3:30 p.m. to receive tips on your resume an...

  • Michael Krajewski presented at ATMI and CMS national conference

    November 8, 2013

    Dr. Michael J. Krajewski, Music, presented a lecture/demonstration at the national Association of Technology in Music Instruction (ATMI) and College Music Society (CMS) conference in Cambridge, Massac...

  • Travel to Tanzania by taking Anthropology 390

    November 8, 2013

    ANTH 390: Tanzanian Society and Culture is a Spring 2014 course that offers MSUM students the opportunity to travel to Tanzania with Anthropology Professor Dr. Bruce Roberts. The course is offered for...

  • 125 Student Photo Contest

    November 8, 2013

    The 125 Student Photo Contest is open to any MSUM student until Dec. 16 when submissions are due. Rules: -       Be creative -       Must include numbers “125” in any way -       Students ...

  • MSUM PRSSA to host campus-wide professional development session “Creating your Personal Brand”

    November 8, 2013

    Join MSUM PRSSA in learning the tips and tricks on how to sell yourself to employers through creating your personal brand. Your brand is of the utmost importance when seeking to get your foot in the d...

  • Clay County DFL meets Tuesday

    November 8, 2013

    The Clay County DFL will hold their monthly meeting Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. in CMU 207. All students are invited to hear discussion on the city election last week, and what planning should be done ...

  • Join Nemzek Noize and cheer on the Dragons

    November 8, 2013

    Join Nemzek Noize as they cheer on the MSUM Dragons Football as they face their rival Bemdji State for the rights to the Axe. Come and show your support as the Dragoon seniors play for their final hom...

  • Save the Dates for the upcoming Take the Leads

    November 8, 2013

    One Take the Lead is Tuesday, Nov. 19 and it's called “How to use Social Media as a Professional Leader.” It will be from 4-5 p.m. in CMU 203. This workshop will be presented by Bobbie Delaney from th...

  • MSUM Physics/Astronomy Seminar Series

    November 8, 2013

    Please join this week for the first eries of talks by seminar students. The students have been working throughout the semester to find interesting articles from the literature to present to a wide aud...

  • Register for the Tri-College Career & Internship Fair

    November 8, 2013

    Tri-College Career & Internship Fair WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2013 What: Network with nearly 100 local, regional and national employers recruiting candidates to fill their internship & profes...

  • Support the MSUM Dance Team and eat a burger

    November 8, 2013

    Come to Crave Burger Co. in Moorhead (Sunmart stripmall) to help the Dance Team get to the 2014 nationals. When: Thursday, Nov. 7 - Thursday, Nov. 14 Why: The FOOD is AWESOME, and bring a copy o...

  • MSUM Psychology Alumna invited speaker at the NDSU Psychology Department colloquium this week

    November 7, 2013

    Susan Everson-Rose graduated from the Psychology Department in 1985 and completed a Ph.D. at the University of Oklahoma. She was the first President of the Psi Chi Chapter on our campus. Her research ...

  • Posters in the Rotunda

    November 7, 2013

    Students who have completed faculty-mentored projects: If you would like to be part of a group of MSUM students going to St. Paul on Feb. 26 to present to your local legislators on undergraduate resea...

  • MSUM, community groups collaborate to build sweat lodge on campus

    November 7, 2013

    An article by The Forum about the building of the sweat lodge on campus and other upcoming events celebrating American Indian Heritage Month. By: Cali Owings, INFORUM www.inforum.com...

  • New Rivers Press celebrates 45th Birthday Bash & Book Launch today

    November 7, 2013

    Today, Nov. 7, New Rivers Press celebrates its 45th Birthday Bash & Book Launch. Refreshments and live music. Free and open to the public. When: 6:45 p.m. doors open, acoustic guitar music by ...

  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosts Indigenous Peoples’ Symposium Nov. 8

    November 7, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion is a hosting an Indigenous Peoples’ Symposium on Nov. 8. The Truth and Reconciliation themed event features Dr. Erma Vizenor, Wh...

  • Xclusive- dance comedian

    November 7, 2013

    The dance-comedian Xclusive, as scene on “America’s Got Talent,” will be performing live at MSUM on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall. Admission is free. Sponsored by the Dragon Entertainment...

  • MSUM November American Indian Heritage Month weekly events

    November 7, 2013

    Thursday, Nov. 7 Noon Opening Pipe Ceremony (Library Front) Laidman (JR) Fox, Jr., spiritual advisor from Spirit Lake, ND, will conduct an opening pipe ceremony to welcome in American Indian Herit...

  • Glow in the Dark Mat Kickball

    November 7, 2013

    Looking for something to do tonight? Come play glow in the dark mat kickball through intramurals. Create a team with your friends or show up and join in. Where: Nemzek Hall, Gym 113 When: Thurs...

  • Tom McGrath Visiting Writers Series today

    November 6, 2013

    The Tom McGrath Writers Series convenes today at 4:30 p.m. in CMU101. Two New Rivers Press authors, professors Bradford Tice and David Haynes, will read from their newest publications, discuss how the...

  • Intramural captain's meeting tonight

    November 6, 2013

    All new captains for winter session must attend the captain's meeting Wednesday, Nov. 6 @ 8:30 p.m. in Nemzek Hall. www.imleauges.com/mnstate...

  • Dragon pride awards

    November 6, 2013

    The Office of Student Activities is pleased to announce the winners of this month’s dragon pride awards! Student Leader of the Month: Kevin Struxness, Student Senate President “Kevin does a lot ...

  • Glow in the dark mat kickball

    November 6, 2013

    Looking for something to do this Thursday? Come play glow in the dark mat kickball through intramurals. Create a team with your friends or show up and join in. Where: Nemzek Hall, Gym 113 When:...

  • Passport drive Nov. 14

    November 6, 2013

    Do you need a passport? MSUM will host a passport drive on Thursday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Flora Frick seating area. You'll need the following: a certified copy of your birth certificat...

  • Children’s picture book sale Nov. 7 & 8

    November 6, 2013

    Stop by the tables in the Student Union on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 7 & 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the annual children’s picture book sale sponsored by Livingston Lord Library. All books were ...

  • Help pack Christmas gifts for children around the world

    November 6, 2013

    Come pack Christmas gifts for children all around the world at the Operation Christmas Child Packing Night. This may be the only gift these children receive all year. We will drive to a store to buy C...

  • The Comstock House to host “Holiday Tours and Treats”

    November 6, 2013

    Moorhead Parks and Recreation would like to announce the Solomon G. Comstock House will be hosting “Holiday Tours and Treats” Sunday, Dec. 8 only, from 1-4 p.m. at the Comstock House. Admission $5 ...

  • Free admission to Museum for Veterans during Veterans Day Weekend

    November 6, 2013

    The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, the organization that runs the museum at the Hjemkomst Center, invites all veterans to visit the museum for free on Sunday, Nov. 10, 12-5 p.m. and M...

  • Mr. and Ms. MSUM-Mock Pageant

    November 6, 2013

    Dragon Entertainment Group is hosting Mr. and Ms. MSUM. This year’s western themed mock pageant will be held Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Admission is FREE, but free will donations...

  • Visiting lecture gives talk on medievalism and mass media

    November 5, 2013

    Andrew Elliott, visiting faculty from Lincoln University in England, will give a lecture on Thursday, Nov. 7 entitled "Medievalism & Mass Media: Vikings, Templar Knights, and Climate Change." Elli...

  • President Szymanski to hold office hours for students

    November 5, 2013

    President Szymanski will hold office hours for students Thursday, Nov. 7 from 12:30-2 p.m. in Owens Hall 203....

  • Safe Zone training

    November 5, 2013

    Two Safe Zone trainings have been scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4:30-8:30 p.m. in CMU Ballroom 200A (pizza supper provided) and Wednesday, Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in CMU 227 (lunch provided). These ...

  • Student Budget Forum scheduled

    November 5, 2013

    An open forum for students regarding the university's budget will be held on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 2 p.m. in Comstock Memorial Union 101. Provost Blackhurst and other members of the administration will ...

  • Children's picture book sale Nov. 7 & 8

    November 5, 2013

    Stop by the tables in the Student Union on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 7 & 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the annual children's picture book sale sponsored by Livingston Lord Library. All books were ...

  • Help out your fellow Dragons

    November 5, 2013

    MSUM PRSSA is competing in the 2014 PRSSA Bateman Competition and needs your help. Please take this quick survey for their research. They also need participants for their focus group that will be held...

  • Token hunt clue

    November 5, 2013

    Another month and another token. First clue of November: When searching for this token, you will need courage to get past the ghost that haunts this place....

  • Remember to vote today

    November 5, 2013

    Remember to vote in Moorhead city elections Nov. 5! On campus students can cast their ballots in CMU 101 between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. Same day registration is available with your student ID....

  • Art student has two photographs accepted in national juried exhibition

    November 4, 2013

    Courtney Johnson, senior majoring in art/photography, recently had two photographs accepted in to the national juried exhibition, Reflections of Autumn, at the Starkweather Arts Center in Romeo, Michi...

  • MSUM's Fuego Tropical World Music and Percussion Ensemble to Perform at Pangea Cultural Festival and with Fargo-Moorhead Symphony

    November 4, 2013

    The MSUM World Music and Percussion Ensemble, "Fuego Tropical," has been invited to present two unique community cultural outreach performances this semester. This coming Saturday, Nov. 9, the ensembl...

  • Interested in learning about volunteer opportunities at Sanford Health?

    November 4, 2013

    Come meet Mary Stenson, Volunteer Coordinator, at Sanford Health. She will be speaking Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Science Lab 118. Volunteering is a great way to give back to the community and...

  • Biosciences clubs participated in trick-or-canning

    November 4, 2013

    Trick-or-Canning is an event that students can take part in every Halloween. Clubs in the Biosciences Department invited fellow students and friends to trick-or-treat for canned goods this Halloween a...

  • How to find an internship

    November 4, 2013

    The Career Development Center invites you to get a jump start on your career path with the "How To Find An Internship" workshop today at 4:30 p.m. in Maclean 165. Get tips on where to look, how to app...

  • Blankets needed for building of the Sweat Lodge

    November 4, 2013

    We need old/new donated blankets by Nov. 6. Laidman (JR) Fox will be building a sweat lodge just Southeast of the Center for Business and directly North of the Sustainability house. He will be answeri...

  • Elections tomorrow

    November 4, 2013

    Elections are Tuesday, Nov. 5. Come to the CMU main lounge today between 1 and 3 p.m. to listen to mayoral and city council candidates and what they can do for you. Free for everyone! Join the even...

  • Mass Communications student receives third place in national Freedom of Speech contest

    November 1, 2013

    MSUM Mass Communications student Scott Eickschen won third place and a $1,000 scholarship in the Freedom of Speech PSA Contest, a national competition for college communications students. The win is t...

  • MSUM students and Professor Sankey discuss Model United Nations on KFGO

    November 1, 2013

    MSUM students preparing for the national Model United Nations Competition were put to the test as an emergency meeting was set up to handle an attack of zombies world-wide. Dr. Margaret Sankey and two...

  • Massage special at the Wellness Center

    November 1, 2013

    All new clients to Therapeutic Embrace Massage inside the MSUM Wellness Center will receive $5 off an hour, or $10 off 90 minutes from the already discounted staff/faculty or student rate. This spe...

  • MSUM professors explain the biology behind monster myths

    October 31, 2013

    The Forum interviewed biosciences professors Ellen Brisch and Andrew Mazz Marry about monster myths. By: Cali Owings, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article MOORHEAD – Minnesota State Universit...

  • Halloween Bash tonight

    October 31, 2013

    Sponsored by the MSUM Residence Hall Association, the Dragon Halloween Bash features a kiddie carnival, box maze, mad science experiments, train rides and a tower of treats for the area's youngest g...

  • Kim Mollberg published in flagship accounting journal

    October 31, 2013

    Kim Mollberg, School of Business, had an article “Government Farm Payments Subject to SE Tax” published in the November 2013 edition of "Journal of Accountancy." Published continuously since 1905, the...

  • Christiansen and Zepper present at The University of South Dakota

    October 31, 2013

    Professors’ Ryan C. Christiansen, MFA, and Kevin Zepper, MFA, will present at the John R. Milton Conference at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota, Oct. 31–Nov. 2. Christians...

  • Psychology student and Dr. Lisa Stewart present at conference

    October 31, 2013

    Psychology student Rebecca Spanier and Dr. Lisa Stewart present at Northern Lights Conference in Grand Forks. Psychology major Rebecca Spanier presented a poster titled "Establishing the Reliability...

  • Final city candidates forum is Monday in CMU

    October 31, 2013

    The final city candidates forum will be held on Monday, Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. in the main lounge of the CMU! Come and listen to the candidates that will be shaping the future of the city in which you live....

  • DECA chapter attends Professional Development Conference

    October 31, 2013

    Recently Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Collegiate DECA chapter attended a Professional Development Conference in St. Cloud, Minn. The conference was held on Oct. 28 at the Artwood Memorial Cen...

  • Intramural winter registration deadline

    October 31, 2013

    SAVE $10 on Intramurals winter session by using the PROMO CODE: JINGLE. Register at: www.imleagues.com/mnstate. Registration Period: NOW - Wednesday, Nov. 13 at Midnight! Sports Offered: 5vs5...

  • Hocus Focus

    October 31, 2013

    Hocus Focus is an all day Halloween event at the Career Development Center, Flora Frick 151. Learn about a FREE career exploration website, FOCUS 2, that helps you pinpoint a career path that’s a g...

  • MSUM Celebrates American Indian Heritage Month

    October 30, 2013

    November 2013 Wednesday, November 6 Building of Sweat Lodge and Q&A (Sustainability House) Laidman (JR) Fox will be available for questions/answer session during the building of a Sweat Lod...

  • Attend the New Rivers Press 45th Birthday Bash and Book Launch

    October 30, 2013

    New Rivers Press invites you to our 45th Birthday Bash & Book Launch, Nov.7, at The Rourke Art Museum on Main in Moorhead. 2013 is New Rivers Press' 45th year of publishing and 10th year of pub...

  • Indigenous Peoples’ Symposium

    October 30, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion is a hosting an Indigenous Peoples’ Symposium on Nov. 8. The Truth and Reconciliation themed event features Dr. Erma Vizenor, Wh...

  • Attention sustainability students

    October 30, 2013

    There will be a Sustainability Students Association (SSA) meeting today at 4:30 p.m. in Hagen Hall 305....

  • Server updates today

    October 30, 2013

    Information Technology will be updating some of the technology services during the school day Wednesday, Oct 30. The services that will be affect are: the main web page, file shares and email servers....

  • Nominate student leader or organization for a Dragon Pride Award

    October 30, 2013

    Recognize a great student leader or student organization by nominating them for a Dragon Pride Award! The categories include Student Leader of the Month, Student Organization of the Month, and Student...

  • Student Budget Forum scheduled

    October 30, 2013

    An open forum for students regarding the university's budget will be held on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 2 p.m. in Comstock Memorial Union 101. Provost Blackhurst and other members of the administration will ...

  • Thriller dance lessons at the Wellness Center

    October 30, 2013

    Learn the "Thriller" dance Halloween night from 7-8 p.m. in the gym. Healthy treats to follow. Glow Kick- glow in the dark turbo kick starts at 6 p.m. There will be no other group exercise classes...

  • Dragon Madness is today at 7 p.m. in Nemzek

    October 30, 2013

    Meet the basketball teams, grab some giveaways, and enjoy all the fun events at MSUM's Dragon Madness on Oct. 30 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse. Events include a three-point contes...

  • Spring Anthropology and Geosciences courses

    October 30, 2013

    Anthropology 390 and Geosciences 390 courses for Spring: ANTH 390 Food & Culture, ANTH 390 Spring Study Tour: Tanzanian Society & Culture, and GEOS 390 Intro to Remote Sensing. ANTH-GEOS-To...

  • Tom McGrath Visiting Writers Series continues Wednesday

    October 30, 2013

    Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 4:30 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Sarah Fox & John Colburn are poets from the Twin Cities. Sarah’s first two books, Because Why and The First Flag, are published by Coffee Ho...

  • Join College Democrats in getting students to the polls

    October 30, 2013

    Interested in elections, voting, city issues, or just like talking? Come to MSUM College Democrats. City elections are just around the corner and we need help making a last push to get students like y...

  • Global Innovation: Doing Business in China

    October 30, 2013

    Learn from professional experts about doing business in China. Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 CMU Ballroom China’s financial, legal, manufacturing, marketing and agricultural sectors affect regional or...

  • Mock Pageant seeks participants

    October 30, 2013

    Dragon Entertainment Group seeks contestants for the Annual Mr. and Ms. MSUM Pageant. The pageant consists of three sections: execution of theme, formal wear and talent competition. All students are e...

  • Biosciences and Physics faculty co-publish study with students

    October 29, 2013

    Sara Schultz, Physics and Astronomy, and Brian Wisenden, Biosciences, and two MSUM students, Randy Sutrisno and Phil Schotte, had a paper accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed journal Ecology ...

  • Student employment opportunities

    October 29, 2013

    The Comstock Memorial Union is looking for self-directed, motivated students to join its Event Services team. Primary responsibilities include evening and weekend security for the CMU, light mainte...

  • Moorhead Public Service tests campus water meters this week

    October 29, 2013

    Moorhead Public Service will be on campus this week testing water meters. They will start Tuesday, Oct. 29. They will be testing water meters in the following buildings: Alex Nemzek Hall, Ballard Hall...

  • Try Dragon Café’s bacon avocado grilled cheese

    October 29, 2013

    Try the new bacon avocado grilled cheese this week only at the Dragon Café. This feature also includes a bowl of creamy tomato soup all for only $5.        ...

  • Eurospring applications due Nov. 5

    October 29, 2013

    Eurospring applications are due Friday, Nov. 5. See Janet in BR 249 with any questions, or email haak@mnstate.edu. web.mnstate.edu/studyabroad/eurospring.cfm...

  • Server updates starting at 5 a.m. Wednesday

    October 29, 2013

    Information Technology will be updating servers at 5 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30. There might be a slight interruption in services. If you have any questions and/or concerns, please email support@mnstate....

  • Minor use of Photoshop allowed in 125 Student Photo Contest

    October 29, 2013

    Due to a recent review of the rules, making minor edits in Photoshop is now allowed in the editing process of the 125 Student Photo Contest. Rules: -       Be creative -       Must include nu...

  • Gamer’s Alliance meets tomorrow

    October 29, 2013

    The Gamer’s Alliance will have their first meeting Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m. in CMU 208. If you’re looking for more people who play League of Legends, and want to see what The Gamer’s Alliance is a...

  • Help College Democrats get students to the polls

    October 29, 2013

    Interested in elections, voting, city issues, or just like talking? Come to MSUM College Democrats. City elections are just around the corner and we need help making a last push to get students like y...

  • Come to Hocus Focus

    October 29, 2013

    Hocus Focus is an all day Halloween event at the Career Development Center, Flora Frick 151. Learn about a FREE career exploration website, FOCUS 2, that helps you pinpoint a career path that's a g...

  • Volunteers needed for Olympic curling trials

    October 29, 2013

    Nov. 10-17 the Scheels arena will be hosting Olympic trials for curling. Many volunteers are needed for this event to help in a variety of different ways. Please see the attached form for more details...

  • Annual ceramics installation on view in Great White Hall

    October 28, 2013

    The annual display of ceramic installation works by students in the Department of Art & Design is now on view in the Great White Hall in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts. This year, thirteen s...

  • Anita Bender to speak on The Impact of Landscape in a University Setting

    October 28, 2013

    Anita Bender, Director of MSUM’s Women’s Center, will be the guest speaker for the next Women’s and Gender Studies Colloquium Presentation. Her topic will be “The Impact of Landscape in a University S...

  • Halloween screening

    October 28, 2013

    Join the Cinethusiasts Club for a spooky evening of silent film with live organ accompaniment. The Golem (1915) Thursday, Oct 31 6:30 p.m. Cinethusiasts Halloween Party 7:30 p.m. Screening Weld...

  • Nominate an outstanding student leader or organization

    October 28, 2013

    Recognize a great student leader or student organization by nominating them for a Dragon Pride Award! The categories include Student Leader of the Month, Student Organization of the Month, and Student...

  • Pastor Randy Skow-Anderson leaves campus ministry

    October 28, 2013

    Pastor Randy Skow-Anderson is leaving the campus ministry at the end of the month. Below is his message to the campus. Dear faculty, staff, students, and administration of MSUM, I will be leavin...

  • Lutheran Campus Ministry celebrates 60 years

    October 28, 2013

    You are invited to the 60th Anniversary Celebration of Lutheran Campus Ministry at MSUM. Saturday, Nov. 2 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 4000 26th Street South M...

  • Nepal Night

    October 25, 2013

    An annual cultural event organized by Nepali Students Organization (NSA) on campus, Nepal Night takes you on a cultural journey to Nepal. The theme for this year is “Riti-Riwaj” which means tradition....

  • Veterans Club meeting Oct. 29

    October 25, 2013

    This is a very important message for students receiving military education benefits due to prior military service, current military service or transferred entitlement as a dependent. Many are unaware ...

  • Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series is today

    October 25, 2013

    The MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Observational Astronomy Projects at MSUM By Matt Craig, Ph.D. MSUM – Physics & Astronomy Friday, Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. in HA325 Dr. ...

  • Harry Potter Science Night is tonight

    October 25, 2013

    Tonight is the annual Halloween Science Night the theme this year is Harry Potter! Dress up as your favorite character and join us for an evening of fun. Harry Potter Science Night will take place ...

  • Aquila Theatre actor gives pre-performance talk Saturday

    October 25, 2013

    A free, 30-minute pre-performance talk by one of the Aquila Theatre actors starts at 6:30 p.m. on the Gaede Stage. The talk will provide background on Twelfth Night, explanations of Aquila’s interpret...

  • New service from marketing graphics -- heat press

    October 25, 2013

    Through the university marketing graphics you can: Personalize MSUM table blankets with your department name Small quantity (Under 25): Tshirt, bandanas, bags, blankets, (pretty much any fla...

  • Discuss the most loved and hated horror films

    October 24, 2013

    Come join The Film Loop this evening at 7 p.m. for a Halloween-themed discussion of horror film! We will meet in the Comstock Memorial Union, Room 216. There will be coffee and candy to enjoy as we re...

  • Children's Picture Book Sale Nov. 7 and 8

    October 24, 2013

    The annual children's picture book sale will be held in the Student Union Nov. 7 and 8, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The majority of these books were published in 2012 and are new. Proceeds help support the Re...

  • Sign up for Lobby Corp

    October 24, 2013

    The MSUSA Lobby Corp is a group of MSUM students who lobby on a state level on behalf of all students. Last year we successfully lobbied to fix the state part time grant, start funding for Open Source...

  • Model UN Team

    October 24, 2013

    Have you ever wondered what the UN Security Council would do if there was, say, a Zombie Outbreak? Are you a Sankey Games Junkie? Do you enjoy megalomaniacal plotting, scheming and shouting? If so,...

  • Gamer's Alliance first meeting

    October 24, 2013

    The Gamer's Alliance will have their first meeting Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m. in CMU 208. If you're looking for more people who play League of Legends and want to see what The Gamer's alliance is ab...

  • Halloween Science Night

    October 24, 2013

    The annual Halloween Science Night has a Harry Potter theme this year! Dress up as your favorite character and join us for an evening of fun! “Harry Potter Science Night” will take place on Oct. 25...

  • MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Friday

    October 24, 2013

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Observational Astronomy Projects at MSUM By Matt Craig, Ph.D. MSUM – Physics & Astronomy Friday, Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. in HA325 Dr. Crai...

  • Laser Tag

    October 24, 2013

    Fire up your battery packs and suit up for the most epic event of the week. On Thursday, Oct. 24 from 7-10 p.m. on the Campus Mall, Dragon Entertainment Group is hosting Laser Tag. (No cats were harme...

  • MSUM hosts People of Color Zine Project

    October 23, 2013

    MSUM will be hosting the People of Color (POC) Zine Project and their panel discussion series Beyond ‘MEET ME AT THE RACE RIOT’ on Wednesday, Oct. 30 in CMU Ballroom, 6-10 p.m. The rise of the punk...

  • One week away from Dragon Madness

    October 23, 2013

    Meet the basketball teams, grab some giveaways, and enjoy all the fun events at MSUM's Dragon Madness on Oct. 30 from 7 p.m.. to 8 p.m. at Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse. Events include a three-point conte...

  • MSUM Seminar Series

    October 23, 2013

    MSUM Seminar Series Presents: Observational Astronomy Projects at MSUM By Matt Craig, Ph.D. MSUM – Physics & Astronomy Friday, Oct. 25 at 3 p.m. in HA325 Dr. Craig will present an overvi...

  • AfterDark and Sodexo host Hallowscream Party in Kise

    October 23, 2013

    This Friday night from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. AfterDark and Sodexo are bringing you HALLOWSCREAM PARTY IN KISE. At the end of the night there will be a big costume party with the top prizes being a GoPro Hero3...

  • Join for Harry Potter Science Night

    October 23, 2013

    The annual Halloween Science Night has a Harry Potter theme this year! Dress up as your favorite character and join us for an evening of fun! "Harry Potter Science Night" will take place on Oct. 25...

  • Take the Lead workshop focuses on time management

    October 23, 2013

    The time management Take the Lead workshop is Tuesday, Oct. 29. The topic is “Time is Your Life: Don’t Waste It” and it's from 4-5 p.m. in CMU 203. All students are welcome to join and learn time mana...

  • Remember to turn in Eurospring applications

    October 23, 2013

    Eurospring applications are due soon. Turn in your paperwork to BR 249. Contact Janet with any questions at haak@mnstate.edu....

  • Become a member of the SOAC committee

    October 23, 2013

    Student Organization Advisory Committee (SOAC) is looking for three students to be a part of their committee. They’re looking for a diverse group in order to better represent MSUM. At SOAC, they revie...

  • History Club movie showing

    October 23, 2013

    The History Club is presenting a showing of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. in King Hall 110. Snacks will be served....

  • McCormick Leadership Scholarship

    October 23, 2013

    Applications are due Nov. 1 for the McCormick Leadership Scholarship. $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student showing excellence in academics, extracurriculars and community service.  Applications and...

  • Touring theatre company takes fresh approach to Shakespeare’s best-loved comedy

    October 23, 2013

    “Gleefully engaging…almost unbearable fun…directed with inspiration.”  – The New York Times Production features innovative design, music and uniquely physical approach On Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7...

  • Major Mingle

    October 23, 2013

    Confused about a major, seeking career advice or having a hard time connecting with professors? All students are welcome to chat with faculty and staff Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 3– 5 p.m. in the CMU Mai...

  • Music Education students attend National Association for Music Education conference

    October 22, 2013

    Music Education students, Brandon Van Den Eykel and Kimberly Jacobson, will be traveling to Nashville next week to attend the National Association for Music Education national conference as representa...

  • Attend today’s workshop “What should I major in?”

    October 22, 2013

    Uncertain what path you want to take at MSUM? The Career Development Center is here to help you. Check out our workshop "What should I major in?" at 2:30 p.m. Today in Maclean 173. www.mnstate.edu/...

  • BFA Exhibition Reception

    October 22, 2013

    BFA Exhibition Reception Thursday, Oct. 24. The Department of Art and Design invites the public to the reception for the Fall Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #1 on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 4 to 6 p....

  • Learning Community students serve neighbors of MSUM

    October 22, 2013

    On Friday, Oct. 18 approximately 80 Learning Community students, three faculty members, and two staff members raked leaves for homeowners neighboring campus. The volunteers served 24 homeowners and ba...

  • Flu Vaccine clinic today and tomorrow at Hendrix

    October 22, 2013

    Hendrix Health Center will be having a Flu Vaccine Clinic Tuesday, Oct. 22 and Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. No appointment necessary. Just bring your insurance card and you can get a flu ...

  • Wellness Center upcoming October events

    October 22, 2013

    Charity Dodge Ball- Thursday, Oct. 24, Balls for Bras 7 p.m., guys and gals must wear a bra to participate. Body Pump Launch Party- Saturday, Oct. 26 at 1 p.m. New music and giveaways. Halloween...

  • Harry Potter Science Night

    October 22, 2013

    “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” -- Arthur C. Clarke On Friday, Oct. 25, the MSUM Planetarium, Society of Physics Students, and Fantasy Guild will be teaming ...

  • Peter Bielagus- America’s Financial Educator

    October 22, 2013

    Tuesday, Oct. 22, financial speaker Peter Bielagus will be in the Center for Business. Bielagus has dealt with his own debt, and now speaks to students to help navigate the burden of money management ...

  • Nepal Night

    October 21, 2013

    An annual cultural event organized by Nepali Students Organization (NSA) on campus, Nepal Night takes you on a cultural journey to Nepal. The theme for this year is "Riti-Riwaj" which means tradition....

  • Join for a Little Dragon Madness Oct. 30

    October 21, 2013

    Meet the basketball teams, grab some giveaways, and enjoy all the fun events at MSUM's Dragon Madness Oct. 30 from 7 to 8 p.m. at Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse. Events include a three-point contest, dunk ...

  • Join a Student Senate ROTC Task force

    October 21, 2013

    Looking for any students interested in joining a Student Senate ROTC Task force. The Task force will try to rally student support against the termination of the ROTC program in the Tri-College system ...

  • Celebrate Wayne Gudmundson’s contributions to MSUM Nov. 18

    October 18, 2013

    Please note the date change from yesterday's post. Wayne's celebration is Monday, Nov. 18 not today. Students, faculty and staff are invited to celebrate Wayne Gudmundson's career and contribution...

  • This week's 125 Faces

    October 18, 2013

    This week's 125 Faces of MSUM featured David Tack and Lacey Saga. Read more below. Name: David Tack Profession: Assistant professor of educational foundations, coordinator of secondary education ...

  • Nearly 100 MSUM students and faculty clean neighborhoods around campus

    October 18, 2013

    The MSUM Learning Communities partnered with Service Learning Coordinator, Mike Coquyt, to initiate the first Learning Community Evening of Service. Friday, Oct. 18 from 3 to 5 p.m., 86 students and...

  • Attention education majors: EMSP's first meeting is Monday

    October 18, 2013

    Do you wish to get more out of your major? Come to our first chapter meeting for the education organization on campus: Education Minnesota Student Program Monday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m. in the CMU ballroo...

  • MSUM College Democrats meeting

    October 18, 2013

    Join MSUM College Democrats for our first meeting of the year. The mayoral and city council elections are right around the corner and it's time to mobilize and promote the candidates that will serve M...

  • Students invited to university budget forum

    October 18, 2013

    Students are invited to a special university budget forum from 11 – 11: 50 a.m., Friday, Oct. 18 in Center for Business 111.  Join Provost Anne Blackhurst, Student Senate President Kevin Struxness, an...

  • Informational meeting for Tropical Field Biology course

    October 17, 2013

    There will be an informational meeting about the spring semester course Tropical Field Biology (BIOL 335, LASC 10) in SL 102 on Friday, Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. This meeting is for anyone interested in learn...

  • Student and faculty member publish manuscript

    October 17, 2013

    Steve Grineski, STL, and Carole Braschayko, Elementary Inclusive Education major and Honors Apprentice, had a manuscript published in The Sophist's Bane: A Journal of the Society of Professors of Educ...

  • Help us get 125,000 volunteer hours

    October 17, 2013

    We are trying to get 125,000 volunteer hours to help celebrate MSUM's 125th anniversary! If you are interested in volunteering check out the Dragon Jobs section of our website. If you have been volunt...

  • Anita Bender's Women's and Gender Studies colloquium presentation rescheduled

    October 17, 2013

    Anita Bender's presentation on "The Impact of Landscape on a University Setting" has been rescheduled for Friday, Nov. 1, at 11:30 a.m., in BR 154. It will not take place this Friday....

  • Check out the latest Campus Service Cooperative newsletter

    October 17, 2013

    Attached is the latest version of the CSC newsletter. In this edition, you will read about the CSC process update in shared services.  Specifically, this newsletter covers: MN State Grant Unit Cou...

  • Join Lobby Corp

    October 17, 2013

    The MSUSA Lobby Corp is a group of MSUM students who lobby on a state level on behalf of other students. Last year we successfully lobbied to fix the state part time grant, start funding for Open Sour...

  • Girl’s night out

    October 17, 2013

    In honor of breast cancer awareness MSUM students are celebrating a night of love, laughter and hope. Girl’s night out will be held in the CMU Ballroom on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 7-11 p.m. The night wi...

  • Campus Visit Days this week

    October 16, 2013

    As many of you know, MSU Moorhead will host over 800 visitors, including over 350 prospective students during this week’s Campus Visit Days this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17-19. We will host...

  • Office of Campus Sustainability publishes newsletter

    October 16, 2013

    Last week the Office of Campus Sustainability published their first campus sustainability newsletter. Joe Herbst, Sustainability Coordinator, said, “This is something I’ve been hoping to do for a l...

  • Take part in the 125 Student Photo Contest

    October 16, 2013

    This year marks the 125th anniversary of MSUM. We want you to get involved in the celebration by taking part in the 125 Student Photo Contest. Rules: Be creative Must include numbers “125” in a...

  • New course prepares students to backpack through Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia

    October 16, 2013

    Tuesday, Oct. 22 Noon & 4 p.m. Location CMU 208 Please attend the information sessions to learn about the details of this exciting new 3-credit course–Human Rights in Southeast Asia 499. Th...

  • Are you looking for a job?

    October 15, 2013

    The Alumni Foundation has several openings for Dragon Callers. Of the numerous jobs available on campus, the position as a “Dragon Caller” is a very unique one. There is a special type of person that ...

  • Indigenous Peoples’ Symposium Nov. 8

    October 15, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion is a hosting an Indigenous Peoples' symposium on Nov. 8. The Truth and Reconciliation themed event features Dr. Erma Vizenor, Wh...

  • Peter Bielagus financial speaker

    October 15, 2013

    Oct. 22 at 5 p.m. in Center for Business 109 Peter Bielagus, a financial speaker, will be at MSUM. Bielagus has dealt with his own debt, and now speaks to students to help navigate the burden of money...

  • MSUM historian pens murder-mysteries

    October 14, 2013

    Story by The Forum about Gerald Anderson, MSUM European history teacher. By: John Lamb, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article FARGO - Gerald Anderson follows an old adage for aut...

  • Admissions Office looking for student workers

    October 14, 2013

    The MSU Moorhead Admissions Office is seeking students who are interested in: • Getting paid to talk on the phone • Helping new students transition to campus • Sharing their experiences about bei...

  • Writing workshop: creating art out of heart

    October 14, 2013

    Wolftree Magazine is joyously partnering with writer Randi Kay Olsen to debut its first Wolftree Workshop. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, Randi and the Wolftree Magazine creators will we...

  • Alum featured on “House Hunters” Saturday

    October 11, 2013

    “House Hunters,” one of HGTV’s most well-known shows, recently featured Lindsay (Hartmann) Hample and her husband, Ryan. Lindsay, a 2005 graduate of MSUM, majored in mass communications and loved anch...

  • Economics alum presents on campus

    October 11, 2013

    Amy (Kemp) Miller, class of 2009, visited the economics department and presented in Professor Oscar Flores’ econometrics class. Miller was invited back as a member of the department’s new Economics Al...

  • Campus dining Fall Breather hours

    October 11, 2013

    Get quick access to Campus Dining Fall Breather hours by clicking here....

  • Faculty voice recital Oct. 19

    October 11, 2013

    There will be a faculty voice recital Oct. 19 at 7:30 in Gaede Theater. Please come and enjoy an evening of British and American Art song performed by Jenny Dufault (voice) and Sue Nagel (piano), with...

  • Last day to ride in the “Taxi of Entertainment”

    October 11, 2013

    The Dragon Entertainment Group is giving you a ride to class Oct. 7-11. Just be on the look out for the golf cart taxi. Give them a wave and they’ll take you anywhere on campus. On the taxi you have t...

  • Visit with President Edna Szymanski today

    October 10, 2013

    President Edna Szymanski offers MSUM students the opportunity to visit with her Thursday, Oct. 10 from 1-3 p.m. in the Office of the President, Owens Hall 203. Come alone or come as a small group. Sha...

  • MSUM hosted URMS8 meeting

    October 10, 2013

    MSUM was host to the 8th Undergraduate Research in the Molecular Sciences Meeting (URMS8) on Oct. 4 and 5. Approximately 30 undergraduates from the region presented their research to the 70+ attendees...

  • Bling out your bra

    October 10, 2013

    Join Students Today Leaders Forever Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. in CMU 101 for a bra decorating party in support of MSUM Bras On Broadway! We want to cover downtown Broadway with bras in order to rai...

  • Pick up blackened chicken & avocado wrap at Simply to Go locations

    October 10, 2013

    The blackened chicken & avocado wrap is now available for a limited time at all retail Simply to Go locations. This feature was created by celebrity chef Marvin Woods and you can pick up the free ...

  • Congratulations to the 2013 Homecoming winners

    October 10, 2013

    Homecoming 2013 offers congratulations to the following winners: Homecoming 2013 King - Aries Serrano & Queen - Noor Alomran Dean's Chili Competition - Dr. Tim Borchers Office Decorating Cont...

  • Enter to win awesome prizes from MSUM Dining Services

    October 10, 2013

    Combine dancing and food into a video and upload to our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MSUMDining. We are giving away $100 in Dragon Dollars, a Gaming Chair, and gift certificates to some of our ca...

  • Apply for PRSSA executive board positions

    October 10, 2013

    PRSSA has three open executive board positions. The following positions are available for application: ART DIRECTOR Requirements -Must be able to attend meetings on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. - 10...

  • Bid now on the Dragon Fire Online Auction

    October 9, 2013

    The Dragon Fire online auction is open for bids! Bid at www.msumdragons.com. All proceeds from this auction benefit Dragon Athletic Scholarships.  If you have an item to donate to the auction, please ...

  • Volunteers for 'Tackle Cancer' Bake Sale

    October 9, 2013

    The MSUM Football team is looking for volunteers to help with their silent auction bake sale this Saturday during their game. The game starts at 2 p.m. and they are looking for two people per quarter ...

  • Library to close at noon Oct. 11 for installation of new flooring

    October 8, 2013

    In order to facilitate the installation of the new flooring in the Livingston Lord Library, the Library will be closing at noon Oct. 11 and will remain closed through Oct. 15. The Library will reopen ...

  • Monday night Big Band returns to Studio 222

    October 8, 2013

    Seventeen of the area's best jazz musicians come together Monday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. for the first concert of their season. Led by Associate Professor of Music Allen Carter, the ensemble has raised tho...

  • Final Eurospring financial aid/information meeting

    October 8, 2013

    The last Eurospring financial aid/information meeting will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 4 p.m. in MacLean 165. View the photo display in the CA Art Gallery hallway. Picture yourself in Europe! ...

  • Leadership Week

    October 8, 2013

    Today's event: “Discover Your True Colors” presented by Steve Fox from 4-5 p.m. in CMU 203. Other events this week: - Wednesday, Oct. 9: “Your Online Presence” at 12 p.m. in CMU 203. Presented b...

  • MSUM Token Hunt

    October 8, 2013

    Second clue: The token is still hidden, but don't give up because the harder you look the warmer you'll become....

  • Delta Zeta and Gamma Phi Beta raise funds to support Camp Grassick

    October 8, 2013

    The Ladies of Delta Zeta and Gamma Phi Beta are hosting a 48-Hour Philanthropy to raise funds in support of Camp Grassick in Dawson, N.D. The camp is "owned and operated by the Elks of North Dakota...

  • Students and faculty attend Red River Valley Women’s Studies Conference

    October 8, 2013

    Students and faculty from the Department of Art & Design attended the 13th annual Red River Valley Women's Studies Conference hosted by the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. Students Linn...

  • Professional artists find balance between making quality work and making a living

    October 8, 2013

    The Forum talks with Brad Bachmeier. By: Kris Kerzman, Variety contributor, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article FARGO – On an early Tuesday afternoon, McCal Johnson serves a tab...

  • Positive Reactions is looking for designers

    October 8, 2013

    Requirements -Must be able to attend meetings on Fridays at 10 a.m. in the mass comm lounge in MacLean Hall, office 262-Forum Media Center -Must have design talent and be proficient in Adobe InDesig...

  • PRSSA is looking for an Art Director and a Copywriter

    October 8, 2013

    PRSSA has two open positions, Art Director and Copy Writer, on their Executive Board. ART DIRECTOR Requirements -Must be able to attend meetings on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in the mass...

  • Nemzek Noize is looking for Dragon pride

    October 8, 2013

    Nemzek Noize is meeting Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 5:30 p.m. in Nemzek. We are meeting by the concessions stands to discuss upcoming games and activities. If you are interested please come at 5:30 p.m. to Nem...

  • New course: Human Rights in Southeast Asia

    October 8, 2013

    Human Rights in Southeast Asia 499 Info Sessions CMU 208 Wednesday, Oct. 9 Noon 5 p.m. Come and learn about the details of this exciting new 3-credit course--Human Rights in Southeast Asia 499....

  • Dragon Football Tackles Cancer with a Bake Sale & Silent Auction!

    October 8, 2013

    The Dragon football team and their parents will "Tackle Cancer" by holding their fourth annual bake sale and silent auction in the lobby of Alex Nemzek Hall during the Oct. 12 football game against Mi...

  • 90’s Flashback Grocery Bag Bingo

    October 8, 2013

    Tighten your fanny packs, dust off that Beanie Baby collection, and grab your scrunchies. Dragon Entertainment Group is hosting a 90’s Flashback Grocery Bag Bingo on Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. in the CMU Ballro...

  • President Szymanski to hold office hours for students

    October 7, 2013

    President Szymanski will hold office hours for students Thursday, Oct. 10 from 1-3 p.m. in Owens 203. No appointment is necessary....

  • MSUM Choir and Percussion Ensemble Invited to Perform at prestigious music festival

    October 7, 2013

    The MSUM Concert Choir, directed by Dr. Dan Mahraun, and the MSUM Percussion Ensemble, directed by Dr. Kenyon Williams, have recently been invited to present a joint concert performance of works for c...

  • Hear about National Student Exchange from students who participated last spring

    October 7, 2013

    During Spring 2013, five School of Teaching & Learning students were in Hawaii with the National Student Exchange program. Please come hear about their adventures, memories, and learning’s from th...

  • Nepali Student Association looking for volunteers for Oct. 26 event

    October 7, 2013

    It will definitely be a lot of fun and a good way to get some volunteer hours taken care of, and then don't forget to log your hours to help MSUM get to 125,000 volunteer hours for the year. Anyone in...

  • Tropical field biology class heads to Costa Rica in the spring

    October 4, 2013

    Tropical Field Biology (Biol 335, LASC 10) is a field course about conservation biology: the bioecological, socio-econimic and politico-cultural aspects of balancing the conflicts demands between cons...

  • MSUM alum premieres two short films in two Twin Cities film festivals

    October 4, 2013

    MSUM alum Conor Holt will screen two short films at Twin Cities-based film festivals this October: "Storytime" at the Minneapolis Underground Film Festival on Oct. 5 at 4 p.m., and "A Better Life" at ...

  • Target Corporation on campus Oct. 8

    October 4, 2013

    Target Corporation will be on campus TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m. in CMU 101. Attend to learn about opportunities for professional store leadership, as well as internships. Students from all ...

  • “Adventure Trip to Itasca!”

    October 4, 2013

    The Dragon Entertainment Group is taking 32 people on an adventure to Itasca State Park Saturday, Oct. 5. We will be canoeing, hiking, providing lunch and more! If you would like to embark on this epi...

  • MSUM student follows his passion

    October 3, 2013

    Theatre arts student, Mark Lindquist, was featured on KVRR news. Watch the video here. ...

  • School Psychology graduate student Maggie McLean presents at regional MILC conference

    October 3, 2013

    Maggie McLean presented a poster at the Midwest Instruction Leadership Council (MILC) conference on using data to evaluate whether a movement and music program increased on task behavior and task init...

  • Resume and Job Search Essentials Workshop

    October 3, 2013

    Get all the information you need to know about starting your resume and what is needed to stand out in your job search. Join the Career Development Center today, Oct. 3 in Flora Frick 154A at 9:30 ...

  • Writing workshop: creating art out of heart

    October 3, 2013

    Wolftree Magazine is joyously partnering with writer Randi Kay Olsen to debut its first Wolftree Workshop. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, Olsen and the Wolftree Magazine creators will we...

  • Online Voter Registration Now Available for All Minnesota Military, Overseas and Domestic Voters; Active Duty Military and Overseas Voter Can Apply Online for Absentee Ballots

    October 3, 2013

    Secure Online System Provides Convenience to Voters, Lowers Taxpayer Costs, Reduces Errors and Workload for Election Officials SAINT PAUL, Minnesota — Minnesotans will now be able to apply online t...

  • Leadership Week is next week

    October 3, 2013

    The events include: - Monday, Oct. 7: Tabling in the CMU from 12-1:30 pm. “What does Leadership Mean to you?” - Tuesday, Oct. 8: Take the Lead Workshop: “Discover Your True Colors” from 4-5 p.m. i...

  • Look for the Dragon Entertainment Group golf cart taxi

    October 3, 2013

    The Dragon Entertainment Group is giving you a ride to class Oct. 7-11. Just be on the look out for their golf cart taxi. Give them a wave and they’ll take you anywhere on campus. On the taxi you have...

  • Nontraditional MSUM student aims to spread joy to others while following his own dreams

    October 2, 2013

    An article by The Forum about theatre arts major, Mark Lindquist. By: Ryan Johnson, INFORUM www.inforum.com/event/article MOORHEAD - If Mark Lindquist had picked a career at the a...

  • Spring 2014 registration windows

    October 2, 2013

    Registration for the Spring 2014 semester is scheduled from Oct. 28 through Nov. 12. During this time, currently enrolled or returning students have an opportunity to register before new students. Reg...

  • Save the date for Historical Truth and Reconciliation conference

    October 2, 2013

    Nov. 8, 2013 - CMU 101- MSUM Save the date for this drive-in conference: Historical Truth and Reconciliation. Dr. Erma Vizenor, Chairwoman of the White Earth Nation will speak about tribal con...

  • Coffee half off during Dragon Café's happy hour

    October 2, 2013

    Dragon Café's Caribou Coffee is now featuring happy hour. Recieve 50% off your favorite drink from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday - Friday.          ...

  • Positive Reactions is looking for designers

    October 2, 2013

    Requirements -Must be able to attend meetings on Fridays at 10 a.m. in the mass comm lounge in MacLean Hall, office 262-Forum Media Center -Must have design talent and be proficient in Adobe InDesig...

  • PRSSA is looking for an Art Director

    October 2, 2013

    PRSSA has an open position, Art Director, on their Executive Board. Requirements -Must be able to attend meetings on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. in the mass comm lounge in MacLean Hall, of...

  • Free caricatures tomorrow in the CMU

    October 2, 2013

    The Intro to Illustration class from the Department of Art & Design will provide free caricatures in the CMU main lounge on Thursday, Oct. 3 from 4 to 6:50 p.m....

  • SOAC looking for three students to join

    October 2, 2013

    Student Organization Advisory Committee (SOAC) is looking for three more students to join. SOAC is a committee comprised solely of students and is the governing body for all student organizations. Stu...

  • Volunteer opportunity

    October 2, 2013

    Looking for a volunteer opportunity? Consider the Ellen Hopkins Elementary School Family Fun Night/Fall Festival on Friday, Oct. 11. Don't forget to log your hours on our volunteer page to help us ach...

  • Chancellor to hold student listening session in search of next president

    October 1, 2013

    Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Chancellor Rosenstone will visit Minnesota State University Moorhead on Tuesday, Oct. 1 in connection with the university’s search for its next president. ...

  • MSUM token hunt

    October 1, 2013

    Starting this month, MSUM will be sponsoring a monthly token hunt around campus. One token will be placed in a location around school grounds each month. We’ll reveal a clue each week until the token ...

  • Interested in working with a non-profit?

    October 1, 2013

    Come join a panel of non-profit representatives for an opportunity to ask questions. There will be a chance to network following the panel. Today, Oct. 1 in the CMU Ballroom from 3-4:30 p.m. www...

  • Help MSPAM raise money for scholarships at Pizza Ranch

    October 1, 2013

    The Minnesota State Paralegal Association Moorhead (MSPAM) will be raising money for scholarships at a Pizza Ranch fundraiser on Oct. 7. The event will be from 5-8 p.m., and anyone is welcome to come ...

  • Join Organizacion Latina Americana

    October 1, 2013

    Hola Fellow Dragons, Looking for a way to get involved in student activities? Join Organizacion Latina Americana! Throughout the year we strive to enrich our campus with knowledge of our cultur...

  • Student orgs need to complete annual registration today

    October 1, 2013

    Attention Student Organization Officers and Advisors: This is a friendly reminder that all student organizations need to fully complete the annual registration process by Tuesday, Oct. 1. More informa...

  • Four cheese mac & cheese bowl available this week

    October 1, 2013

    This week Dragon Café is featuring the four cheese mac & cheese bowl. A perfect blend of cheddar, Monterey jack, swiss and mozzarella cheese baked to perfection with the classic elbow macaroni. Av...

  • The Rose Ensemble at MSUM Oct. 6

    September 30, 2013

    The Rose Ensemble will be at MSUM Sunday, Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. in Glasrud Auditorium. The Pioneer Press calls them "The Twin Cities' most daring and inventive vocal ensemble." Music Department facul...

  • Final information session for Eurospring tomorrow

    September 30, 2013

    Two last info./financial aid meetings for Eurospring will be held Tuesday, Oct. 1 at noon in MA 165, and on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 4 p.m. in MA 165. If you can't attend and need further information, con...

  • President's Panel today

    September 27, 2013

    Friday, September 27 1 to 2:30 p.m., Roland Dille Center for the Arts Streaming live on mnstate.edu A special highlight during homecoming and as part of the 125th celebration will be a panel di...

  • 50 Years of Philosophy

    September 27, 2013

    The Philosophy Department was founded 50 years ago by Dr. Charles Magel. Please join us in celebrating 50 years of Philosophy at MSUM! Open House Friday, Sept. 27 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. MacLean 2...

  • Today's Homecoming Events

    September 27, 2013

    Don’t miss today’s Homecoming events: Friday, Sept. 27 Distinguished Alumni Lecture – Emily Beck ‘06, 10 a.m., Weld 106 Distinguished Alumni Lecture – Dr. Christina Broadwell ‘00, noon, Scien...

  • MSUM grad puts eyes in the sky

    September 27, 2013

    Article by The Forum about MSUM Distinguished alum, Bob Mikkelson. By: Eric Peterson, INFORUM Moorhead - Bob Mikkelson has floated in front of the Statue of Liberty at night, been in a helicopte...

  • The Laramie Project opens Wednesday

    September 27, 2013

    A play that examines a community’s reaction to a hate crime opens the fall semester of theatre in the University Theatre Series at Minnesota State University Moorhead. The Laramie Project delves in...

  • Check out the Testing & Education Reference Center

    September 27, 2013

    Thinking about graduate school or starting a job search? Now is the time to check out the Testing & Education Reference Center. This online resource offers information and support materials n...

  • Remember to fill out your MAP-Works survey

    September 27, 2013

    Remember to take your MAPWorks survey! Follow the instructions in the email that you received Sept. 11. If you have lost that email please visit: mnstate.map-works.com. To log in, use the first p...

  • Today’s Homecoming Events

    September 26, 2013

    Don’t miss today’s Homecoming events: Thursday, Sept 26 Distinguished Alumni Lecture – Smogard '72, 11 a.m., Science Lab 118 Chili feed competition, noon to 3 p.m., Campus Mall (fre...

  • Silent Auction at Nemzek!

    September 26, 2013

    Check out the Silent Auction at the Homecoming Football game on Saturday, September 28th!  The silent auction will be in Nemzek 119 and will open at 10:30 a.m.   The auction includes an autographed Ad...

  • Anders Nilsen to speak at MSUM

    September 26, 2013

    Award winning graphic novelist, illustrator and artist Anders Nilsen will speak on the MSUM campus Tuesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts. Nilsen’s t...

  • Pick up your free pedometer this week

    September 26, 2013

    FREE WALKtober pedometers may be picked up THIS WEEK at Hendrix from Sept. 23 through Sept. 27. WALKtober will begin next week, Sept. 30, and continue until Oct. 25. WALKtober Guidelines: •Make su...

  • Art student Catie Miller featured in national publication

    September 25, 2013

    Also chosen for prestigious art internship at Red Door MSUM Art & Design graduate Catie Miller was one of five students chosen for an undergraduate showcase in Ceramic Monthly Magazine. The sho...

  • Coach Herman Boone visits MSUM tonight

    September 25, 2013

    Herman Boone Football Coach & Motivator In 1971, racial tensions ran high in Alexandria, Virginia, as three schools were integrated to form T.C. Williams High School. In a story captured by...

  • Don't miss the BA/BS art exhibition

    September 25, 2013

    EXHIBITION TITLE: BA/BS Art Exhibition DURATION: 09/23/2013-10/18/2013 RECEPTION: 09/26/2013 4-6 p.m. DESCRIPTION: A group exhibition of photography and graphic design Bachelor of Art and Bachelo...

  • Departments host student mixer

    September 25, 2013

    On Sept. 19 Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies, Theatre and Music Industry hosted a student mixer on the Hansen Stage. The annual event (three years running) was organized to increase collaboratio...

  • Working with Strengths Workshop

    September 25, 2013

    Have you taken the Strengths Quest Assessment? Want to learn about what those results mean? Come to the Working with Strengths Workshop on Wednesday, Sept. 25 in Maclean Hall room 165 at 2:30 p.m. ...

  • MSUM choir to premiere new work by Minnesota composer

    September 24, 2013

    A concert featuring the world premiere of The Dragon and the Undying, a work by Minnesota composer Linda Kachelmeier, is set for Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd...

  • The Constitution and What It Means to You

    September 24, 2013

    ‘The Constitution and What it Means to You’ Join the lecture, ‘The Constitution and What it Means to You,’ Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m. in Comstock Memorial Union, Room 205. Richard Henderson, ...

  • Complete annual student organization registration by Oct. 1

    September 24, 2013

    A reminder for all student organization officers and advisors: complete the annual student organization registration process by Oct. 1. For more information, please visit our website. This is a 3-s...

  • Free WALKtober pedometers

    September 24, 2013

    FREE WALKtober pedometers may be picked up THIS WEEK at Hendrix from Sept. 23 through Sept.27. WALKtober will begin next week, Sept. 30, and continue until Oct. 25. WALKtober Guidelines: •Make sur...

  • Second Habitat for Humanity meeting of the year

    September 24, 2013

    Tuesday, Sept. 17. CMU room 216 at 9 p.m. Contact Alexis Greer by email greeral@mnstate.edu or text 701.793.4943 for further questions....

  • Tom McGrath Visiting Writers Series

    September 24, 2013

    Alan DeNiro Tuesday, Sept. 24 4:30 p.m. Comstock Memorial Union 101 The McGrath Visiting Writers Series kicks off with Alan DeNiro, author of the short story collection Skinny Dipping in the La...

  • Travel funds and free bus seats available to attend Women's Studies Conference

    September 23, 2013

    The annual Red River Women’s Studies Conference will take place at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks Friday, October 4, 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Early bird registration deadline for students ...

  • Adding/dropping courses

    September 23, 2013

    Beginning today, September 23, students must file an Academic Appeal to request a course to be added to their schedule for the fall 2013 semester. Academic Appeal forms can be found on the Records web...

  • Pick up your pedometer for WALKtober

    September 23, 2013

    Free WALKtober pedometers may be picked up this week at Hendrix, Sept. 23-27. WALKtober will begin next week, Sept. 30, and continue until Oct. 25. WALKtober Guidelines: • Make sure you’ve picked ...

  • Kaplan rep on campus Thursday

    September 23, 2013

    A representative from Kaplan will be in the Science Lab Atrium Thursday, September 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for any students who have questions about test prep or about the following exams in general...

  • MSUM outreach to businesses discussed at North Dakota Governor's Conference

    September 20, 2013

    Provost Anne Blackhurst was a featured panel member Wednesday at the Governor's Workforce and Human Resources Conference in Fargo. The session "Building a Workforce: Education and Industry Partnership...

  • Music Department to present faculty recital Saturday night

    September 20, 2013

    Members of the MSUM Department of Music will combine their talents to present a Faculty Recital this Saturday, Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall (Glasrud Auditorium). The recital will feature perform...

  • Flagpole dedication is today

    September 20, 2013

    A flagpole dedication is taking place Friday, Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. at the flagpole. This day is important because it is POW/MIA Day in America. Refreshments will be served after the event in the Vet...

  • Open invitation to participate in a small group and structured self-defense program

    September 20, 2013

    Please consider participating in this great opportunity. Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) is a nationally recognized self-defense program that teaches women to recognize, avoid and defend themselves f...

  • Win a recording at Undeclared Records

    September 20, 2013

    The Music and Entertainment Student Association (MEISA) is putting on their annual Battle of the Bands, Oct. 8 in Hansen Theatre. MEISA is now accepting submissions for bands until Tuesday, Oct. 24. A...

  • Peace Corps to visit MSUM

    September 20, 2013

    Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, 2:30-3:30 p.m., CMU 203 Learn about what it’s like to be a Peace Corps volunteer, benefits of service, and how to qualify for assignments in health, education, agriculture, ...

  • 125 Faces of MSUM

    September 19, 2013

    Name: John Hall Profession: Professor of Spanish No. of years at MSUM: 23 facebook.com/MSUMoorhead Q: Why did you choose to teach Spanish as a profession? A: When I was 9 years old, my dad, who...

  • Dr. Chapman is returning to MSUM

    September 19, 2013

    Come to hear his lecture, "Ghosts, Spirits, and the Victorians" on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 PM in Science Lab 104. Chapman will explore the origin of Victorian-age fascination with the ghostly, ...

  • Dragon Leadership Program deadline tomorrow

    September 19, 2013

    Deadline for Letters of Interest to the Dragon Leadership Program is Friday, Sept. 20. The Dragon Leadership Program provides practical and relevant opportunities for you to develop leadership ski...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    September 19, 2013

    The question of the week is here! Where is/was your favorite place to relax on campus, and why? Where do you go to de-stress and get away from all the activity? Your answer could be featured in ...

  • Pick up your free WALKtober pedometers

    September 19, 2013

    FREE WALKtober pedometers may be picked up at Hendrix from Sept. 23 through Sept.27. WALKtober will begin the following week, Sept. 30, and continue until Oct. 25. WALKtober Guidelines: •Make sure...

  • Eurospring information sessions

    September 19, 2013

    Eurospring info sessions, for all students interested in Eurospring 2014, will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m. in CMU 227; on Thursday, Sept. 26 at noon in CMU 203, and on Sept. 26 at 4 p.m. ...

  • Join Emerging Leaders

    September 19, 2013

    Emerging Leaders is an eight-week leadership program for all MSUM students. Fall sessions are Tuesdays 3-4 p.m., Wednesdays 3-4 p.m., and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 p.m. Benefits of Emerging Leaders: creatin...

  • Upcoming intramural special events

    September 19, 2013

    FREE T-Shirts to the first 20 participants to register on IMLeagues for each of the following events! www.imleagues.com/mnstate Click on the Minnesota State University Moorhead Tab on IMLeagues, sc...

  • Wisenden is Wednesday's Dille Lecturer

    September 18, 2013

    Brian Wisenden, Biosciences, is this year's Dille speaker. His talk is entitled "Minnows and Cichlids and Worms! Oh My! The Behavioral ecology of predator avoidance as uncovered by undergraduate res...

  • Shuffle. Play. Listen.

    September 18, 2013

    World-class cellist Matt Haimovitz performs Thursday, Sept. 19 on the MSUM campus! He’s joined by renown pianist and host of NPR’s “From The Top” show, Christopher O’Riley. They’re performing a show c...

  • Concert artist and host of NPR’s “From The Top” to work with area pianists

    September 18, 2013

    World-renown concert pianist Christopher O’Riley will lead a piano masterclass featuring three young pianists from the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, at 1 p.m. on the Gaede Stage in the Roland Dille Cent...

  • 2013 Idaho Prize for Poetry

    September 18, 2013

    The winner of the Idaho Prize for Poetry 2013—selected by final judge, Sam Hamill—is THE GOLD SHOP OF BA-‘ALI by Yahya Frederickson, professor of English at MSU Moorhead. He will receive $1,000 plus p...

  • Attend live performances in Kise Thursday

    September 18, 2013

    Have dinner in Kise Commons Thursday, Sept. 19 and enjoy live music performances by Brian Howey from 4:30-5:30 p.m. and Mark Proulx from 6-7 p.m....

  • House Party is Friday night

    September 18, 2013

    HOUSE PARTY+ is this FRIDAY NIGHT from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. There will be a house party stimulation, HUGE PRIZES, recreational games, crafts, live fire extinguisher demos every 30 minutes from 8:30 p.m.-10:...

  • Join Emerging Leaders

    September 18, 2013

    Emerging Leaders is an eight-week leadership program for all MSUM students. Sessions start the week of Sept. 23. Sessions are offered: Tuesdays 3-4 p.m., Wednesdays 3-4 p.m., and Thursdays 4:30-5:30 p...

  • Mass Communications Department to host Alumni Homecoming Reception

    September 18, 2013

    Alumni Homecoming Reception Sept. 27, 2013 Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) mass communications students, faculty and alumni are invited to share in a day of celebration of MSUM’s 125th ...

  • Join the Gamer’s Alliance

    September 18, 2013

    Are you interested in playing games like League of Legends? Are you interested in casual games and finding teammates, or competitive games to be a better player? Either way, join the Gamer's Alliance!...

  • Position open in MSUSA campus committee

    September 18, 2013

    Job description below, training is available. The position is paid up to $350/semester. Applications due Thursday at 3 p.m. Diversity Specialist Roles: • Member of the MSUSA Campus Committee o...

  • Interested in Men’s Lacrosse?

    September 18, 2013

    Check out the informational meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at Noon in CMU Room 214. Can't make it? Send an email to: kari.peterson@mnstate.edu....

  • Interested in Paintball?

    September 18, 2013

    Check out the informational meetings: Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. and Noon, and Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. in CMU Room 214. Can't make it? Send an email to: kari.peterson@mnstate.edu....

  • Poster Sale Sept. 16-18

    September 18, 2013

    With the biggest and best selection you can choose from over 2,000 different images. Ranging from fine art, music, movies, models, humor, animals, personalities, landscapes, motivationals, and photogr...

  • Music Faculty Fall Recital

    September 17, 2013

    Don’t miss the opportunity to hear the Music Department faculty in the first Faculty Recital of the 2013-2014 season. The recital is on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Auditorium. It is free ...

  • MSUM Math Dept. categorized Advanced Undergraduate Program

    September 17, 2013

    1 of 3 Minnesota universities, only Tri-College University The Society of Actuaries has categorized the Actuarial Program in the Department of Mathematics as an Advanced Undergraduate Program. MSUM...

  • Registration for Eurospring 2014 is now open

    September 17, 2013

    To promote the Eurospring program, Dr. Allan Chapman from Oxford will make his annual visit next week. On Wednesday, Sept. 25, he will lecture on "Ghosts, Spirits, and the Victorians," at 7:30 p.m. i...

  • Library has cookbooks available

    September 17, 2013

    Though cooking hasn't been part of the actual curriculum on this campus for some time, the Livingston Lord Library has a goodly amount of cook books on its shelves. Some were bought, but most were do...

  • You can still be a part of MSUM Student Senate

    September 17, 2013

    These are the available positions: Academic Affairs Chair Senate seats: Snarr Nelson/Grantham Neumaier/Holmquist Business and Industry Art and Humanities 2 Education and Human...

  • Student organizations must complete registration process by Oct. 1

    September 17, 2013

    Student Organization Presidents: Don't forget to complete Step 3 of the Annual Student Organization Registration Process after all officers and your organization advisor have completed their indiv...

  • Dragon Leadership Program deadline nearing

    September 17, 2013

    The deadline is approaching to apply for the Dragon Leadership Program! The Dragon Leadership Program (DLP) provides practical and relevant opportunities for you to develop leadership skills both in a...

  • The first American Sign Language meeting is Sept. 18

    September 17, 2013

    Interested in American Sign Language (ASL)? The first meeting of ASL Club is Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 8:15 p.m. - 9 p.m. in CMU 214. The purpose of ASL Club is to introduce students to ASL and Deaf cu...

  • Graduate School Week Events

    September 17, 2013

    The MSUM Career Development Center is hosting the two workshops leading up to the Graduate & Professional School Fair: • How to Apply for Graduate School; Monday, Sept. 16, 3:30 p.m., MA 165 •...

  • Sherman Alexie's visit and the "common read"

    September 17, 2013

    Please complete survey If you read Alexie's book, had your students read his book, and/or attended his talk last week, we would like your input! Please complete the survey. ...

  • Student volunteer opportunities

    September 17, 2013

    125,000 hours is the 125th anniversary goal Did you know that you can find volunteer and community service opportunities on DragonJobs? Search under "Volunteer" to see what's listed. Here are ...

  • Brad Bachmeier displays work in exhibit “Vast & Grounded”

    September 16, 2013

    Ceramic Artist Brad Bachmeier, professor of Art & Design, displays work at the Bismarck Arts and Galleries Association in the exhibit "Vast & Grounded" with painter Michael Dunn. The exhibi...

  • Tri-Beta Plant Sale

    September 16, 2013

    Tri-Beta is holding a fall Plant Sale from Wednesday, Sept. 18 - Friday, Sept. 20. The sale runs from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. each day in the Science Lab atrium. There have been many new plants added to the G...

  • Graduate School Week Events

    September 16, 2013

    The MSUM Career Development Center is hosting the two workshops leading up to the Graduate & Professional School Fair: • How to Apply for Graduate School; Monday, Sept. 16, 3:30 p.m., MA 165 •...

  • Nationally recognized artist and MSUM alum to speak on campus

    September 13, 2013

    Nationally recognized artist T.L. Solien will present a lecture on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. in King Hall 110 as part of the Department of Art & Design Colloquium Series. A Professor at the Uni...

  • Library renovation continues

    September 13, 2013

    The Livingston Lord Library and Technology Center renovation continues. The study rooms on 3rd and 4th floor are now open for student and patron use. The main stairwell is also now open. The elevator ...

  • Student Senate meets Thursdays

    September 13, 2013

    Student Senate meets every Thursday in the CMU room 205 from 6 to 9 p.m. Come and check it out. You can see what your Senators are doing for you. Students can also bring anything to our attention duri...

  • Join Organizacion Latina Americana

    September 13, 2013

    Hola Fellow Dragons, Are you looking for a way to get involved in student activities? Come join Organizacion Latina Americana. Throughout the year we strive to enrich our campus with knowledg...

  • Freshmen and sophomores: complete the MAP-Works survey for a chance to win prizes

    September 13, 2013

    Remember to take your MAPWorks survey! Follow the instructions in the email that you received Sept. 11. If you have lost that email please visit: mnstate.map-works.com. To log in, use the first par...

  • Tracy Wright contributes to 2013 JPN Article of the Year

    September 12, 2013

    The Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services (JPN) has recently announced the following published article as the 2013 JPN Article of the Year. Schaumberg, L., Narayan, S., & W...

  • Take Back the Night Event to take place Thursday, Sept. 19

    September 12, 2013

    The 2013 Take Back the Night Event will take place Thursday, Sept. 19, on the campus mall. The event will start at 5:30 p.m. with a free barbecue in front of the Science Laboratory. This will be follo...

  • Kappa Sigma host events next week

    September 12, 2013

    Hey Dragons don't forget to check out Kappa Sigma next week Monday - Thursday for: Gaming Monday in the CMU's ROC starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday come join us at the Dahl Volleyball courts from...

  • Resume and Job Search Essentials Workshop

    September 12, 2013

    Thursday, Sept. 12 at 4:30 p.m. in Maclean Room 166 Learn tips on how to construct your resume to show employers just what you have to offer. The workshop will also cover strategies to help with yo...

  • Graduate School Week Events

    September 12, 2013

    The MSUM Career Development Center is hosting the two workshops leading up to the Graduate & Professional School Fair: • How to Apply for Graduate School; Monday, Sept. 16, 3:30 p.m., MA 165 • L...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    September 12, 2013

    The question of the week is here! Who are your favorite faculty members, past or present, of MSUM, and how have they been influential? Your answer could be published in our magazine and/or on ou...

  • Sherman Alexie to give lecture on campus tonight

    September 12, 2013

    In his first book for young adults, bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into h...

  • Last Student Organization Summit is tonight

    September 11, 2013

    Thank you to everyone that came to the Student Organization Summit last night. The last Student Organization Summit is tonight, Wednesday, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. At least one representa...

  • Star Party on the Prairie

    September 11, 2013

    Star Party on the Prairie Friday, Sept. 13 8-10 p.m. We're having a star party on the prairie and you are invited. Come to the Regional Science Center and have the beautiful prairie sky interpret...

  • MSUM Graduate Week

    September 11, 2013

    Graduate & Professional School Fair Wednesday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CMU Ballroom More than 30 graduate and professional schools will visit MSUM to provide information on programs and admiss...

  • Nominate an MSUM student for the Homecoming Court

    September 11, 2013

    Homecoming is right around the corner and it's time to start nominating people. Each organization is allowed to nominate one male, and one female. Students are allowed to nominate as well. All applica...

  • Grill 155 offers taste of home

    September 11, 2013

    Grill 155 is offering you a little taste of home this week. Try the Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Jicama Slaw at Grill 155 located in the lower level of the CMU. Includes a 20 oz. fountain beverage fo...

  • Chemistry Club meeting

    September 11, 2013

    Chemistry Club is having their first meeting this Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. in SL 118! Everybody is welcome to stop by. Snacks and beverages will be provided. For more information message langla...

  • Dr. Conteh to give lecture tomorrow, everyone welcome to attend

    September 10, 2013

    Dr. Andrew Conteh of the Political Science Department will speak Wednesday, Sept. 11 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in CMU 203. He will explore the question of the ability of sustaining human rights in ...

  • MSUM student awarded scholarship through Sanford Health

    September 10, 2013

    Taylor Oberlander, an MSUM medical laboratory science major was recently awarded a $1,000 Mary Jo Langenwalter Scholarship. This scholarship is available to medical laboratory science students interni...

  • Register to participate in Color Me Rad Sept. 28

    September 10, 2013

    Interested in participating in the Color Me Rad Race on Sept. 28? The $40.00 registration fee has been extended AND the 10% off promo code "MSUM" has been extended until Sept. 25. If you want to...

  • DragonFest is almost here

    September 10, 2013

    Free music, prizes, inflatable games and more will be available on the campus mall from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 11. Those making an appearance include: Marcus Theatres,The Salon Professional ...

  • Hurry! Dining offers are ending soon

    September 10, 2013

    There is still time to take advantage of our special dining offers. View all of different plan options by clicking here. Dragon Dollars are accepted at all of our campus retail dining locations includ...

  • Join intramurals for mini golf at Thunder Road Thursday

    September 10, 2013

    Intramural Special Event: Mini Golf at Thunder Road in Fargo Thursday, Sept. 12 from 6-7 p.m. Cost is $3.00 per person Must pre-register at www.imleagues.com/mnstate. Transportation will be prov...

  • Dragon Entertainment Group seeks talent for Sept. 10

    September 10, 2013

    Dragon Entertainment Group is hosting a talent show on Sept. 10. We’re seeking gifted individuals or groups like you! If you have a unique talent or skill you’d like to showcase on a stage sign up now...

  • Mandatory Student Organization Summits this week

    September 10, 2013

    Student Organization Officers: Remember to attend the mandatory Student Organization Summits this Tuesday from 5-6:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 6:30-8 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Organization officers can...

  • Biochemistry and Biotechnology grad enrolled in the MD program at St. George’s School of Medicine

    September 9, 2013

    Manasvi Kulshrestha, B.S. in Biochemistry and Biotechnology '13, has entered the MD program at St. George's School of Medicine in Grenada. Although the campus is situated in the Caribbean, she was sel...

  • 125,000 hours of community service

    September 9, 2013

    That is MSUM's goal for our 125th anniversary. If you are looking for volunteer opportunities they can be found on the DragonJobs website. Help Affinity Plus "Plus It Forward" Saturday, Sept. 21...

  • Biosciences and Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Seminar Series kicks off today

    September 9, 2013

    The Biosciences and Chemistry and Biochemistry Department seminar series presents: Rod Tweten, Ph.D. George Lynn Cross Professor Microbiology & Immunology The University of Oklahoma Health S...

  • Improve your leadership skills

    September 9, 2013

    If you’re just starting your leadership journey or you’ve already had some great leadership experiences, we encourage you to take a peek at the Dragon Leadership Program. It’s a great opportunity to u...

  • Suicide Awareness Day

    September 9, 2013

    Tuesday, Sept. 10 is Suicide Awareness Day. Wear yellow to show your support for anyone who has thought of, attempted, or succeeded in taking their own life. On Tuesday, the Wellness Educators will al...

  • Sociology graduates publish research with Professor

    September 6, 2013

    Dr. Lee Garth Vigilant (SOC/CJ), Lauren Wold Trefethren, and Tyler C. Anderson have published their research on homeschooling families in Humanity and Society, Vol. 37, No. 3 (September 2013). Humanit...

  • African Drum and Dance Workshop at Buffalo River

    September 6, 2013

    Join the members of the MSUM Percussion Ensemble as they present a West African Drum and Dance Workshop at Buffalo River State Park (20 min from campus down Highway 10). Directed by Dr. Kenyon William...

  • Biology Seminar today

    September 6, 2013

    Biology Seminar by Professor Dan McEwen presents a general seminar based on his research entitled "Arctic Birds & Insects: A Case Study of Climate Match-Mismatch" on Friday, Sept. 6 from 3 to 4 p....

  • 125 Faces of MSUM

    September 6, 2013

    Name: Shireen Alemadi Profession: Instructor of biosciences Number of years at MSUM: 7 facebook.com/MSUMoorhead Q: If you could listen to any type of music right now, what would you choose? A: ...

  • Urban agriculture activist and organizer to speak at MSUM

    September 6, 2013

    Jamie Holding Eagle opens this year’s Women's and Gender Studies Colloquium Series with a presentation on Friday, Sept. 6, at 11:30 a.m. in the Women’s Center in Bridges Room 154 on the MSUM campus. H...

  • MSUM to deliver Liberty Bell replica to Clay County Courthouse today

    September 6, 2013

    MSUM will deliver its Liberty Bell replica to the Clay County Courthouse Friday, Sept. 6 at 10 a.m. The Clay County Courthouse will display the bell for two years in their lobby. The bell is an exa...

  • Fall 2013 Reminders from the Records Office

    September 6, 2013

    Instructors are encouraged to view their class lists in e-services under class management for the most up-to-date enrollment information. Students are not allowed to sit in classes they are not regist...

  • Children’s Book Award Committee members needed

    September 5, 2013

    The Livingston Lord Library is looking for MSUM students who are interested in serving on our 2013-14 Read Aloud Book Award Committee. Committee work includes evaluating new picture books, attending t...

  • Satisfy late night cravings

    September 5, 2013

    Satisfy your late night cravings with our newly extended hours at our CMU dining retail locations. Subs & Sweets and the C-Store are open until 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. Pizza Hut and Grill...

  • Dragon Entertainment Group seeks talent for Sept. 10

    September 5, 2013

    Dragon Entertainment Group is hosting a talent show in the CMU main lounge on Sept. 10 at 8 p.m. We’re seeking gifted individuals or groups like you! If you have a unique talent or skill you’d like to...

  • Poster Sale Sept. 16-18

    September 5, 2013

    With the biggest and best selection you can choose from over 2,000 different images. Ranging from fine art, music, movies, models, humor, animals, personalities, landscapes, motivationals, and photogr...

  • Delta Zeta Sorority Recruitment

    September 5, 2013

    The Delta Zeta Sorority will be holding fun events for MSUM women throughout the next two weeks. Thursday, Sept. 5- Backyard Bonfire @ 7 p.m. *Come enjoy some music, s’mores, and hotdogs in the ba...

  • Art gallery presents New York Times 2013

    September 4, 2013

    EXHIBITION TITLE: New York Times 2013 DURATION: Aug. 26 – Sept. 19 RECEPTION: Sept. 5, 4-6 p.m. The Roland Dille Center for the Arts gallery presents an exhibition comprised of work created by 29...

  • Art alum and acclaimed artist T.L. Solien on campus for colloquium Sept. 19

    September 4, 2013

    MSUM 1973 Art alum, T. L. Solien, will be in the community in September for a major exhibition at The Plains Art Museum. Several special events are scheduled at the Plains to celebrate Solien’s work. ...

  • Letterpress printer and artist on MSUM campus

    September 4, 2013

    MSUM Book Culture Series sponsors Margot Ecke’s visit Margot Ecke, founder of Smokey Road Press, a letterpress shop and bindery based in Athens, Ga., will present a lecture Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 6...

  • Color Me Rad 5K at MSUM! Use Promo Code "MSUM" to get 10% off!

    September 4, 2013

    Moorhead area runners are gearing up for color, and a whole lot of radness, as they take on Color Me Rad 5K on Sept. 28, 2013 at MSU Moorhead as part of the university's homecoming festivities. Regist...

  • Join the English Honor Society

    September 4, 2013

    Are you an English major or minor? Would you like to know more English majors? Consider joining the English Honor Society, Sigma Tau Delta. There will be an informational and planning meeting on We...

  • MSUM to host Tri-College Graduate & Professional School Information Day

    September 4, 2013

    Graduate & Professional School Fair Wednesday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CMU Ballroom More than 30 graduate and professional schools will visit MSUM to provide information on programs and admiss...

  • Lawn games and lemonade today on campus mall

    September 4, 2013

    Join Intramurals on the campus mall for lawn games and lemonade today (Sept. 4) from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Games will include: Bag Toss, Frisbee, Grass Volleyball, Ladder Golf, 4 WAY TUG-O-WAR ROPE! FREE SHI...

  • Intramural Fall Sport League registration deadline extended

    September 4, 2013

    Intramural Fall Sport League Registration Deadline has been extended until Friday, Sept. 6. Create an account at www.imleagues.com/mnstate using your school email and Dragon ID. Then, log in, clic...

  • Don’t forget to check your mailbox

    September 4, 2013

    Student Organizations: Please check your organization's mailbox in the Office of Student Activities, CMU 222, for important information and announcements....

  • MSUM Theatre Arts Department announces fall and winter shows

    September 3, 2013

    A play that examines a community’s reaction to a hate crime opens the fall semester of theatre in the University Theatre Series at Minnesota State University Moorhead. The Laramie Project delves in...

  • The 3rd and 4th floors of Library open tomorrow

    September 3, 2013

    Good news! Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 4, the 3rd and 4th floors of the Library will be opened for patrons. Three study rooms will be complete on the 3rd floor, LI 305-307.  All other study rooms and o...

  • Student engineering competition seeks applicants for third annual Cornell Cup USA, presented by Intel

    September 3, 2013

    ITHACA, N.Y. – Students around the country can now register to participate in Cornell Cup USA, presented by Intel, the popular college-level embedded design competition, which will be held for the thi...

  • Lawn games and lemonade on campus mall today and tomorrow

    September 3, 2013

    Join Intramurals on the campus mall for lawn games and lemonade on Tuesday and Wednesday (Sept. 3 and 4) from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Games will include: Bag Toss, Frisbee, Grass Volleyball, Ladder Golf, 4 WAY...

  • Intramural Sports Fall League Registration Deadline is Wednesday, Sept. 4

    September 3, 2013

    Required Captains Meeting will be in Nemzek Hall: Room 204 at 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 4. Fall League Sports include: Flag Football, Basketball, Sand Volleyball, Indoor Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee, Tenn...

  • Delta Zeta host events for women

    September 3, 2013

    The Delta Zeta Sorority will be holding fun events for MSUM women throughout the next two weeks. Wednesday, Sept. 4- Photo Scavenger Hunt @ 6 p.m. *We will be splitting into teams and having a pho...

  • Habitat for Humanity first meeting of the year

    September 3, 2013

    Learn about Habitat for Humanity. Learn about volunteer opportunities. Get involved. Tuesday, Sept. 3 9 p.m. CMU room 216 *If you have any questions, you can email Alexis Greer at greeral@mns...

  • Learn about biking in the FM area

    September 3, 2013

    The FM Metro Council of Governments has created a website which strives to provide all information needed to help students, citizens, and visitors bike around the FM area. The website can be found at ...

  • Cool off at the Wellness Center

    August 30, 2013

    The Wellness Center is COLD! We are open normal hours over the Labor Day weekend! Labor Day (Monday, Sept. 2) hours will be 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Regular building hours are Monday through Thursday,6 a...

  • Wellness Center personal training

    August 30, 2013

    Need accountability? We have discounted rates and package options available. We offer a free fitness assessment with any membership so you can get to know one of our trainers and get help moving tow...

  • Wellness Center rock wall featured in Forum story

    August 30, 2013

    Ready to rock: Rock climbing gaining popularity in F-M area By: Meredith Holt, INFORUM FARGO – Andrea Clarens compares rock climbing to doing a puzzle. Figuring out each move is like putting an...

  • Office of Student Activities has new website

    August 30, 2013

    The Office of Student Activities now has a new website. MSUM has over 120 recognized student clubs and organizations. It is essential for students to get involved on campus. Getting involved can help ...

  • Upcoming Catholic Campus Ministries events

    August 30, 2013

    Upcoming events for students taking part in Catholic Campus Ministries at St. Joseph's Church, 218 10th Street South, Moorhead: Sunday, September 1 11:45 a.m. Mass 2:45 p.m. Lunch Monday, Sept...

  • IT Helpdesk and Labs closed Monday

    August 30, 2013

    The IT Helpdesk and the Computer Labs (including the 24 hour lab in the Center for Business) will be closed on Monday in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. If you have any questions please cont...

  • Great deals at Dragon Café

    August 30, 2013

    Dragon Café is now offering your favorite hot breakfast items for only $3.99. Selection rotates every weekday and are available from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m....

  • Write Site is open

    August 30, 2013

    The Write Site opens Tuesday, Sept. 3. The Write Site is located in Lommen 95. Hours are: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday; and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Wed...

  • CMU Open 24 Hours Today to Help Students Beat the Heat

    August 29, 2013

    To beat the heat, the Comstock Memorial Union will be open 24 hours Thursday, Aug. 29.  Students are welcome to study, cool down, meet friends and socialize in an air conditioned environment. As a rem...

  • 125 Faces of MSUM

    August 29, 2013

    Name: Martin Grindeland Profession: Professor of mass communications Number of years at MSUM: 32 facebook.com/MSUMoorhead Q: What’s one of the best trips you’ve ever taken? A: Our trip to Norwa...

  • Get Involved in PRSSA

    August 29, 2013

    Get involved in MSUM's Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Chapter this year! What is PRSSA and what do they do? MSUM PRSSA is a Chapter of the National PRSSA. We seek to advance t...

  • Campus Town Hall Meeting Tomorrow

    August 28, 2013

    Town Hall Meetings are scheduled for tomorrow, August 29, at 5 p.m. in the CMU Ballroom. Topics will include: Challenges to the MnSCU System and to Public Higher Education State of ...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    August 28, 2013

    In honor of MSUM's 125th anniversary, we are asking the question, "What do you love about MSUM?" This week we want to know: What are some of your favorite animals on campus? Email your respons...

  • Cross-Over Artists Matt Haimovitz and Christopher O’Riley at MSUM

    August 28, 2013

    “…Hearing a cello played with such fervor and excitement – not to mention high artistry – is a priceless experience.”  – Los Angeles Times Engagement includes O’Riley masterclass and Haimovitz “fla...

  • Looking for a job? Be a Dragon Caller!

    August 28, 2013

    Call alumni, parents, and friends of MSUM. Give updates about MSUM, engage in conversations, and raise funds for MSUM scholarships and more! Available shifts are 3.5 hours on Sunday afternoon and ...

  • Register For Eight-Week Leadership Program

    August 28, 2013

    Emerging Leaders is an eight-week leadership program for all MSUM students. Fall Sessions start Sept. 23. The content centers around the Social Change 7 Cs model. The sessions explore personal identit...

  • Student Organization Officers and Advisors Need to Complete Registration Process

    August 28, 2013

    Student Organization Officers and Advisors, it is now time to complete the annual student organization registration process. Please go to www.mnstate.edu/osa, click on Student Organizations, and then ...

  • MSUM to host Tri-College Graduate & Professional School Information Day

    August 28, 2013

    Graduate & Professional School Fair Wednesday, Sept.18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CMU Ballroom More than 30 graduate and professional schools will visit MSUM to provide information on programs and admis...

  • FridayNights-Coffee House Friday

    August 28, 2013

    AfterDark presents "FridayNights - Coffee House" in CMU, Underground this Friday, Aug. 30 from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. Come for free food, fun and prizes!...

  • Intramural Fall League Registration is Open

    August 28, 2013

    Intramural Fall League registration is open! Sign up at: www.imleagues.com/mnstate by Sept. 4 for all League Sports. Special Events do not require registration, but we recommend that you register ahea...

  • Men’s Club Soccer Try-Outs

    August 28, 2013

    Men's Club Soccer try-outs this week: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 6 p.m. at Nemzek Fields....

  • PRSSA Has Two Executive Board Positions Open

    August 28, 2013

    MSUM Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) has two open Executive Board positions. If you are interested in either of the following positions please download the attached application and...

  • Kise Offers Healthy and Simple Food Choices

    August 28, 2013

    Kise Commons is proud to introduce Simple Servings. The new Simple Servings station provides safe and appetizing food choices for students with food allergies, gluten intolerance, or those who prefer ...

  • Three-Hour Street Parking Now In Effect

    August 28, 2013

    On-street parking on certain streets close to Minnesota State University Moorhead will be limited to 3 hours at a time from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, from August 15 to May 15 each yea...

  • Drop/Add Deadline is August 30

    August 27, 2013

    The deadline for dropping and adding courses via the web is August 30 at 4 p.m. No entry will be made in a student's record if a course is dropped before this date. After the free drop/add deadline...

  • Tutors available through Academic Support Center

    August 27, 2013

    Need Tutoring Help? If you are in need of tutoring for a class, the Academic Assistant Program can help. Stop by the Academic Support Center located in Flora-Frick Hall 154 and pick up a Tutor Requ...

  • Student Organization Summits

    August 27, 2013

    Attention Student Organization Officers and Advisors! Save the date - This year’s September Student Organization Summits will be from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10, or 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. on W...

  • Looking for Student Stories

    August 27, 2013

    The University Marketing & Communications Office is looking for student stories. Did you have an awesome internship, conduct research or have an interesting experience over the summer? ...

  • Welcome Fall at the 14th Annual DragonFest

    August 27, 2013

    DragonFest is a one day celebration held every year on the campus mall. The festival has opportunities for Student Organizations to recruit new members, faculty and departments to interact with studen...

  • MSUM Offers More Than 120 Student Organizations

    August 27, 2013

    Did you know that MSUM has over 120 recognized organizations? Check out the attached list or visit www.mnstate.edu/osa and click Student Organizations. If you don’t find a student organization that in...

  • Submit News to Dragon Digest and Student News

    August 27, 2013

    To submit news or events to Dragon Digest and/or Student News please do so through the online submission form. Using the form ensures your submission will be received. Navigate to the form: H...

  • New to D2L: Student Support Links

    August 26, 2013

    New menu items have been added to the navigation bar in all D2L courses. Check out the “Resources” and “Library” menu options in your courses for links to various support resources available to you....

  • Megan Proulx Accepts Student Relations Coordinator Position

    August 26, 2013

    Megan Proulx has accepted the position of Student Relations Coordinator for the College of Science, Health, and the Environment. Megan will begin her new position the week of Sept. 2 and her office wi...

  • Spirit Room Hosting Exhibit Featuring MSUM Alumni

    August 26, 2013

    The Spirit Room has an upcoming MSUM exhibit with the works of Megan Larson, BFA, Printmaking ’13, and Sam Norman, BFA, Ceramics ’13, running Sept. 5-Oct. 11. The reception is Saturday, Sept. 14, from...

  • Campus Democrats Host Information Session

    August 26, 2013

    Are you a fan of President Obama? Politics? Elections? Do you vote Democrat? If so, we want to hear from you! MSUM Campus Democrats is encouraging all student Democrats who might be intereste...

  • Sorority Recruitment Week

    August 26, 2013

    Hey Girls! Delta Zeta and Gamma Phi Beta Cordially Invite You To SORORITY RECRUITMENT WEEK! Monday, August 26 - Panhellenic Night @ 6 p.m. or 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 27 - Open House/Tours @ 6 p.m. ...

  • Fire Outside Of West Snarr Last Night, No Injuries

    August 23, 2013

    Last night there was a fire contained within the fenced-in construction site outside of West Snarr, a residence hall currently vacant while it undergoes renovation. There were no injuries, and no smok...

  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion Announces Fall Events

    August 23, 2013

    The office of Diversity and Inclusion would like to invite the campus community to our fall events. Please check out our Office of Diversity and Inclusion events page for our full schedule. August ...

  • Valley News Live Visits MSUM Move In Day

    August 23, 2013

    Valley News Live visited MSUM’s Move In Day. Watch the video here....

  • Fargo Marathon Moves Date Back, Frees Up Hotel Availability For Spring Commencement

    August 22, 2013

    The Fargo Marathon moved its date back to May 8-10. The original date, set for May 17, conflicted with both MSUM's and NDSU's spring commencements. Yesterday, MSUM put up notifications on the homep...

  • Fall Semester Reminders

    August 22, 2013

    Welcome to the 2013 Fall Semester! Before classes begin on August 26, please take a look at the following reminders: As you return to classes for the fall 2013 semester, please check your schedule ...

  • Additional Student Services Available

    August 22, 2013

    To provide additional student services, the Financial Aid Office and Records Office will be open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. August 21-22 and August 26-29. The Academic Support Center will be open from 8 a....

  • Letterpress printer and artist on campus

    August 21, 2013

    MSUM Book Culture Series sponsors Margot Ecke’s visit Margot Ecke, founder of Smokey Road Press, a letterpress shop and bindery based in Athens, Ga., will present a lecture Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 6...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    August 21, 2013

    In honor of MSUM's 125th anniversary, we are asking the question, "What do you love about MSUM?" This week we want to know: What is/was your favorite place to hang out in Moorhead? Email your re...

  • MSUM to host Tri-College Graduate & Professional School Information Day

    August 21, 2013

    Graduate & Professional School Fair Wednesday, September 18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., CMU Ballroom More than 30 graduate and professional schools will visit MSUM to provide information on programs and ...

  • Business Office open to provide additional student services

    August 21, 2013

    The Business Office will be open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday from August 26–30 to provide additional service to students....

  • Reminders for 2013 Fall Semester

    August 20, 2013

    Welcome to the 2013 Fall Semester! Before classes begin on August 26, please take a look at the following reminders: As you return to classes for the fall 2013 semester, please check your schedule ...

  • Join Tae Kwon Do

    August 20, 2013

    This fall MSUM has a very special course offered, and it's only 1 PE credit. Join Tae Kwon Do, a Korean martial art. No experience needed! Come enjoy and have fun working out Mondays and Wednesdays...

  • Doing Business in China

    August 19, 2013

    Professors' expertise help shape new certificate program By Brittany Dunnigan China is more than a passion for Dr. Ruth Lumb. It’s her second home and classroom across the sea. Lumb, a marketing...

  • School of Business-Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society Named a Premier Chapter

    August 15, 2013

    The Beta Gamma Sigma chapter at MSUM was recently honored by Beta Gamma Sigma as one of their Premier Chapters for the 2012-2013 year. Beta Gamma Sigma is the honor society for universities that have ...

  • Dr. Matt Craig Joined Valley News Live to Talk About Meteor Shower

    August 14, 2013

    Dr. Matt Craig, Physics and Astronomy, joined Valley News Live’s John Trierweiler on his live segment yesterday morning to discuss the Perseid meteor shower. Watch the video and read more!...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    August 14, 2013

    In honor of MSUM's 125th anniversary, we are asking the question, "What do you love about MSUM?" This week we want to know: What was your favorite thing about/memory of orientation week or your fre...

  • Second Annual Kung-Fu Box-O-Rama

    August 14, 2013

    Due to the overwhelming success of last year’s move-in cardboard recycling effort the Office of Campus Sustainability will be hosting its 2nd annual Kung-Fu Box-O-Rama. The purpose of the event is to ...

  • MATBUS 15 Minute Service Begins Monday

    August 14, 2013

    ATTENTION ROUTE 2 RIDERS 15 Minute Service beginning soon Beginning Monday, August 19, Route 2 will begin 15-minute service in the afternoons. A second bus will be running from 2:30 to 6:...

  • Paralegal alum clerking at ND Supreme Court

    August 12, 2013

    MSUM paralegal grad, Amy Schutt, is graduating from law school and clerking at the ND Supreme Court. Read more....

  • Library and Technology Center Renovation continues through fall

    August 8, 2013

    The Livingston Lord Library and Technology Center Renovation Project continues through Fall semester 2013 with a planned finish date of mid-semester Spring 2014.  We are very excited to be getting clo...

  • Wellness Center announcements

    August 8, 2013

    Fall semester memberships available now- MSUM employees $115/semester or $35/month. Last day of summer group exercise schedule is August 7. No classes August 8- 25. Fall group exercise schedule ...

  • Email updates

    August 7, 2013

    Information Technology will be performing updates on the email servers during the day on Wednesday, August 7 and Thursday, August 8. Users might experience slight interruptions in service, like being ...

  • Art & Design faculty and graduates received awards at Midwestern Invitational Exhibition

    August 6, 2013

    A number of MSUM Art & Design faculty and graduates participated in and received awards in the 54th Midwestern Invitational Exhibition: Signed, Sealed and Delivered. Sherry Lee Sh...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    August 6, 2013

    In honor of MSUM's 125th anniversary, we are asking the question, "What do you love about MSUM?" At the beginning of each week for the next few months, we'll ask through Dragon Digest, Student News...

  • One year since Curiosity landed on Mars, MSUM celebrates its success

    August 6, 2013

    Last August, NASA’s revolutionary Curiosity rover made a perilous landing on Mars. In the last year, it has taken some amazing photographs and bitten into the surface of the Red Planet. The program...

  • Server updates

    August 6, 2013

    Information Technology will be performing security updates to servers Tuesday night starting at 10 p.m. and lasting until 2 a.m. There could be slight interruptions while the updates are being applied...

  • Welcome our Visit Day guests today

    August 2, 2013

    The Office of Admissions will welcome prospective students and their guests for our Visit Day Friday, August 2. During the Visit Day, prospective students and families will have the opportunity to tou...

  • ROC summer equipment still available for rent

    July 31, 2013

    There is still plenty of summer left to enjoy, so let the Recreation and Outing Center set you up with all the gear and games you need. The ROC has camping equipment for rent--everything from tents...

  • 125 Things We Love About MSUM

    July 30, 2013

    In honor of MSUM's 125th anniversary, we are asking the question, "What do you love about MSUM?" At the beginning of each week for the next few months, we'll ask through Dragon Digest, Student News...

  • Open PRSSA executive board positions

    July 30, 2013

    The following MSUM PRSSA Executive Board positions are open for the 2013-2014 school year: Fundraising Coordinator -Duties include seeking out fundraising opportunities as well as coming up with n...

  • Pre-semester photography class open to faculty, staff and students

    July 30, 2013

    Have you always wanted to take a photography course but couldn't commit to an entire semester? Wayne Gudmundson is offering the perfect solution: a one-week class, August 19-23. • You would comple...

  • Open Casting Call

    July 30, 2013

    MSUM’s Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies Department will be holding an open casting call Tuesday, July 30 and Wednesday, July 31 from 6-9 p.m. in room CA 33 (MSUM campus-Roland Dille Center for t...

  • Digital publishing offers plenty of advantages for local literary presses

    July 29, 2013

    By: Kris Kerzman, Variety contributor, INFORUM No one needs reminding of the seismic shift we’re seeing in how we consume our media as once-analogue technologies make way for digital platforms and ...

  • MSUM to participate in FM Pride Parade

    July 29, 2013

    MSUM will march in the FM Pride Parade Sunday, August 11. Marchers will be gathering downtown Fargo between 1:30 and 1:45 p.m. The parade will begin at 2 p.m. If you are interested in joining other MS...

  • Summer Cinema Series closes tonight

    July 29, 2013

    The 37th season of the MSUM Summer Cinema Series closes tonight. Closing the series on Monday, July 29, is a selection of silent comedy short films by Buster Keaton, Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd ...

  • Sustainability built into their DNA: MSUM gets down to earth

    July 26, 2013

    Joe Herbst, Sustainability Coordinator, is featured in this week’s High Plains Reader. Herbst discusses MSUM's Office of Campus Sustainability. Read the article....

  • Pre-semester photography class open to faculty, staff and students

    July 26, 2013

    Have you always wanted to take a photography course but couldn't commit to an entire semester? Wayne Gudmundson is offering the perfect solution: a one-week class, August 19-23. • Complete a 3 cre...

  • Help the Green Dragons clean up Woodlawn Park

    July 25, 2013

    Today (Thursday, July 25) at 5:30 p.m. the Green Dragons are inviting all MSUM students to help clean up Woodlawn Park in Moorhead. Student Senate is sponsoring this event. Last year the Green D...

  • Student Advertising Summit looking for interns

    July 24, 2013

    The Student Advertising Summit is a networking event for advertising, graphic design, public relations, and marketing students and young professionals. The SAS convenes industry professionals and stud...

  • Lemonade stand today

    July 23, 2013

    The children of the MSUM Early Education Center will be hosting a lemonade stand on Tuesday, July 23 from 10 to 11 a.m. and from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Come out to the campus mall area to get a cool glass ...

  • Summer Cinema Series continues tonight

    July 22, 2013

    Mondays in July feature silent films Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Summer Cinema Series continues tonight with The Black Pirate, a 1926 action adventure film featuring Douglas Fairbanks. T...

  • MSUM students bring home three national medals

    July 19, 2013

    Four MSUM students returned home this week from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where they competed in the U.S. AAU National Taekwondo championships. They had a very successful trip coming home with three nati...

  • Science best sellers at the Livingston Lord Library

    July 19, 2013

    New York Times science best sellers as of July 9, 2013. Go to the New York Times website or to the library catalog for detailed descriptions of these books. 1. QUIET by Susan Cain. BF698.35.I59 ...

  • Planetarium announces remaining summer programs

    July 17, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Planetarium has two shows and two special children’s programs left this summer. “Red River Skies: Our Moon” shows at 7 p.m. Thursday evenings during July. Tour...

  • Straw Hat Players final performance starts Thursday

    July 16, 2013

    The Straw Hat Players are wrapping up the 50th anniversary season with A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. July 18 to 19 & 23 to 26 at 7:30 p.m., Hansen Theatre/Musical/PG13 A Funn...

  • Former MSUM student and ‘One Life to Live’ vet weighs in on Hulu switch

    July 15, 2013

    By: Sam Benshoof, INFORUM STAMFORD, Conn. – Soap operas are no longer just the stuff of daytime television. In late April, longtime ABC soap “One Life to Live” made the switch to the Internet, whe...

  • Wellness Center closed Aug. 8-18 for floor re-surfacing

    July 15, 2013

    The wellness center will be closing August 8-18 to resurface the gym floors. Regular summer hours will resume Monday August 19. Fall semester hours will start August 26....

  • MSUM Tuition Freeze

    July 8, 2013

    No Tuition Increase for Two Years Minnesota State University Moorhead’s undergraduate tuition will remain the same for the next two years, making a degree from MSUM even more affordable. All Mi...

  • Dennis Jacobs to display his Electric Airplane at the Detroit Lakes Fly-In July 13

    July 8, 2013

    For the past year and a half, Dr. Dennis Jacobs, Physics/Astronomy/Sustainability, with the help of several students has been designing and building an electric aircraft (The Electric Dragon).  The ai...

  • Straw Hat continues with nostalgic favorite

    July 8, 2013

    Screen version was hit for Alan Alda and Ellen Burstyn Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre continues its 50th anniversary season with Same Time Next Year, a PG 13...

  • Summer Cinema Series Opens with Rin Tin Tin

    July 8, 2013

    Mondays in July feature silent films Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Summer Cinema Series enters its 37th season Monday, July 8, with one of the original Rin Tin Tin movies. The particular fi...

  • New Rivers Press seeking manuscripts

    July 8, 2013

    New Rivers Press, a 45-year-old, not-for-profit literary press at Minnesota State University Moorhead, is seeking manuscripts from new and emerging authors in the genres of Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, R...

  • Free Caribou smoothies

    July 3, 2013

    FREE Caribou smoothies on Wednesday, July 3rd at the Dragon Cafe! Everyone is welcome. Have a happy and safe 4th of July from all of us at MSUM Dining Services....

  • Early Education Center Bake Sale Today

    July 2, 2013

    The Early Education Center is hosting a bake sale! Tuesday, July 2 in the campus mall area from 9:45 to 11 a.m. and from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Come get a treat for 50 cents! www.mnstate.edu/childcare...

  • Add outdoor adventures to your summer

    July 2, 2013

    Looking for a little outdoor adventure this summer? Let the CMU's Rec & Outing Center (ROC) set you up with all the gear you'll need! Going camping? They've got tents, backpacks, sleeping bags ...

  • Physics Majors in Graduate Programs

    July 2, 2013

    Four Physics majors are enrolled in graduate programs. They are: Class of 2013 Hollee Johnson-University of North Dakota Nicholas Weir- University of Massachusetts-Lowell Shouvik Bhattacharya- Cre...

  • Celebrate the 4th of July at MSUM

    July 2, 2013

    Kick off to yearlong 125th anniversary mnstate.edu/july4 Minnesota State University Moorhead is kicking off its yearlong 125th anniversary celebration during the annual Fourth of July community pa...

  • Copy2Print closed July 8-9

    July 2, 2013

    Copy2Print will be closed July 8 and 9 for cleaning and maintenance. They will open again July 10 at 11 a.m. Please plan accordingly for your printing needs....

  • MSUM Graduate Joerger Named Head Coach of NBA's Memphis Grizzlies

    July 1, 2013

    Minnesota State University Moorhead graduate Dave Joerger has been named the head coach of the National Basketball Association's Memphis Grizzlies, it was officially announced on Thursday. Joerger ...

  • New Rivers Press accepting submissions for The New Rivers Press Electronic Book Series

    July 1, 2013

    Press to publish popular fiction titles with literary value New Rivers Press, a 45-year-old, not-for-profit literary press located at Minnesota State University Moorhead, is pleased to announce tha...

  • On-campus Housing still available for 2013-2014

    June 28, 2013

    Still want to live on campus at MSU Moorhead? Apply now and move in August 21. There is still availability in the Residence Halls, as well as a few vacancies in the John Neumaier Apartments for the...

  • Joerger second Dragon to reach professional head coach position this year

    June 28, 2013

    By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Memphis, TN (WDAY TV) - The journey has taken Dave Joerger from Staples, Minnesota to Bismarck to Sioux Falls to now the top position in his profession; that's head coa...

  • Free lawn games and lemonade on campus July 10

    June 28, 2013

    July 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the campus mall there will be free lawn games and lemonade co-sponsored by intramurals. There will be bean bag toss, frisbees, ladder golf, croquet, badminto...

  • Stop by the ROC for great deals

    June 27, 2013

    Stop by the Rec & Outing Center (ROC) this week for great deals! We're clearing out our stock of office supplies, gifts, beverages and candy--so you should take advantage. Bottled beverages for $0...

  • Grizzlies hire former MSUM basketball player as head coach

    June 26, 2013

    By: The Sports Xchange, INFORUM MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis Grizzlies are officially staying in-house to fill their coaching vacancy, as they promoted assistant coach Dave Joerger on Tuesday to ta...

  • Volunteer opportunity

    June 26, 2013

    Looking for a volunteer opportunity this summer? The MS Society is seeking assistance with their annual Bike Ride on July 27. Please contact Roxie at 701.799.4845 or check out their website if interes...

  • Sale on laptops, desktops, monitors and printers

    June 25, 2013

    Today from 1 to 4 p.m. laptops, desktops, monitors and printers are available for sale in Library room 124. View the attached document for details on sale items and purchasing. IT Sale Items...

  • Art alums contribute talents and training to development of game

    June 25, 2013

    Two recent graduates of MSUM’s Art & Design Department are part of a six-member team that created The Abettor’s Letters, a computer game that teaches users how to speak French. Kyle Weik, 2012, is...

  • Straw Hat presents Lend Me a Tenor

    June 24, 2013

    Fourth show of 50th anniversary season Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre continues with Lend Me a Tenor, which runs Tuesday through Friday on Gaede Stage. All s...

  • Fire sale starts today

    June 24, 2013

    Come one, come all to the biggest sale of the year! OK, that might be an exaggeration, but you should swing by the ROC starting Monday, June 24 to stock up on your favorite beverages and snacks at low...

  • Farewell party for Sylvia Barnier

    June 21, 2013

    Please stop by the Academic Support Center on Friday, June 28 from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. to say goodbye to Sylvia and wish her well as she and Keith start new careers in Abilene, Texas....

  • MSUM Planetarium launches Summer Children's Series

    June 18, 2013

    If you feel strongly about which planet is your favorite, come cast your vote at the Favorite Planet Competition Thursday, June 20, at the MSUM Planetarium. The Favorite Planet Competition is the f...

  • Free watermelon outside of MacLean Hall

    June 18, 2013

    Get your free watermelon today (Tuesday, June 18) outside of MacLean Hall from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Event brought to you by the Dragon Entertainment Group....

  • Get out and enjoy summer

    June 18, 2013

    Now that summer has finally arrived in Minnesota, don't you think it's time to get out and enjoy it? If you want to spend some time enjoying the great outdoors this summer, let the Rec & Outing...

  • Straw Hat Players stage Godspell

    June 17, 2013

    Spirited musical third show of 50th anniversary season Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre continues with the PG-rated musical Godspell Tuesday, June 18. The show...

  • Art alums contribute talents and training to development of game

    June 13, 2013

    Two recent graduates of MSUM’s Art & Design Department are part of a six-member team that created The Abettor’s Letters, a computer game that teaches users how to speak French. Kyle Weik, 2012, is...

  • Straw Hat presents The World Goes ‘Round

    June 13, 2013

    The 50th Straw Hat season continues with the PG-13-rated musical The World Goes ‘Round, which features the song and dance of John Kander and Fred Ebb, the team that created Cabaret and Chicago. The...

  • The Office of Senator Al Franken is now accepting applications for the Fall 2013 Internship Program

    June 12, 2013

    Internships in Washington The intern program in Senator Franken’s office strives to fully immerse the interns in the legislative process. Interns will be paired with a legislative assistant who mat...

  • Bring a guest to Body Pump

    June 11, 2013

    Body Pump Beach Party coming soon. June 17- 21 at the Wellness Center members can bring a guest for free to any one of the Body Pump classes. Pick up a class schedule at the front desk or go online...

  • Three MSUM mass communication students are honored nationally

    June 7, 2013

    Haugen, a senior, was a national finalist for Breaking News Reporting from a medium-sized school for his “Sanford gives $2 million to Dragon Athletics” article he wrote for “The Advocate,” MSUM’s ...

  • Stars return for Straw Hat Players alumni show

    June 5, 2013

    Sinatra tribute created by former Straw Hat director David Grapes Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Straw Hat Players Summer Theatre opens its 50th season with My Way – A Musical Tribute to Fr...

  • Rent summer recreation equipment from the ROC

    June 4, 2013

    Now that summer has arrived, wouldn't you agree that it's time to enjoy the great outdoors? If you want to get out but don't have the gear, let the CMU help! From the Rec & Outing Center (ROC) you...

  • HSAD student helps with Make a Wish

    June 3, 2013

    Health Services Administration sophomore, Bailey Beauclair, was interviewed by area TV stations for her help with Make a Wish for Northern Cass siblings. Beauclair was there as part of community servi...

  • New Rivers Press at MSUM publishes ‘Principles of Navigation’ by Peter W. Fong

    June 3, 2013

    A glamorous and salty love story New Rivers Press at Minnesota State University Moorhead announces the publication of Principles of Navigation by Peter W. Fong, the first book in The New Rivers Pre...

  • Desire2Learn (D2L) Version 10.1

    June 3, 2013

    MSUM’s D2L was upgraded to version 10.1 on Saturday, June 1. The major changes applied in this upgrade included change to the appearance and navigation from within the Content tool. Use the resources ...

  • Campus Mall Outdoor Grill

    June 3, 2013

    Wednesday, June 5 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Featuring Jucy Lucy's with apple slaw and beverage. Only $6....

  • Economics majors in graduate programs

    May 30, 2013

    Six Economics majors are enrolled in graduate programs. From the class of 2013: Rachel Hettich - Purdue University, Applied Economics Anthony Lau - University of Minnesota, Regional Planning Rya...

  • One more day to register for the Buffalo River Trail Run

    May 29, 2013

    Only one more day to register online for the 3rd annual Buffalo River Trail Run will be held on Saturday, June 1. Minnesota State University Moorhead's Regional Science Center and Buffalo River State...

  • Read Aloud Book Award winners announced

    May 28, 2013

    The 2013 Comstock Reading Aloud Initiative Read Aloud Book Awards were announced Wednesday, May 22 at St. Joseph School in Moorhead. http://web.mnstate.edu/cmc/ReadAloudBookAwardWinners2013.cfm ...

  • MSUM Art & Design faculty exhibition of work on display at the HoDo

    May 24, 2013

    An exhibition of work created by faculty members from the MSUM Department of Art & Design is now on display at the HoDo Restaurant in Fargo. The faculty were featured in an opening on Monday eveni...

  • Music professor to record with The Rose Ensemble

    May 23, 2013

    Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities, Daniel Mahraun, enters the recording studio next week with St. Paul-based early music group The Rose Ensemble. Known for their performan...

  • Online registration for the 3rd Annual Buffalo River Trail Run ends next week

    May 23, 2013

    This 5K/10K Trail Run takes place at the MSUM Regional Science Center and Buffalo River State Park Saturday, June 1 with an 8 a.m. start time. Chip timing will be used this year. Prizes for top ...

  • Wellness Center Memorial Day weekend building hours

    May 23, 2013

    The Wellness Center will be closed Friday, May 24- Monday, May 27. Have a safe and healthy holiday!...

  • Solar System Ambassador Welcomes Intergalactic Hitchhikers at MSUM Planetarium

    May 22, 2013

    Saturday night, accessorize with your finest bath towel and head to the MSUM Planetarium for a goofy night under the stars. The Minnesota State University-Moorhead Planetarium is hosting an event f...

  • Library’s Curriculum Materials Center offers books for children and teens

    May 22, 2013

    Research shows that children who participate in summer reading programs improve their reading skills. Whether your children/grandchildren are participating in a formal reading program or reading on th...

  • Vigil on campus for Josh Berggren

    May 21, 2013

    There will be a vigil Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the campus mall for mass communications graduate Josh Berggren. Josh died this past weekend. A counselor from the Hendrix Health Center will be available ...

  • Read Aloud Book Awards announced Wednesday

    May 21, 2013

    The ninth annual Comstock and Wanda Gag Read Aloud Book Awards, sponsored by the Library at MSUM, will be announced on Wednesday, May 22 at 1:15 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic School, Moorhead. The publi...

  • MSUM Community Outreach Center recognized as a "Partner We Can't Live Without"

    May 20, 2013

    During an all staff meeting, May 16, the MSUM Community Outreach Center (within the Counseling & Student Affairs Graduate Program) was recognized by the Fargo Housing and Development Authority as ...

  • Copy2Print summer hours start today

    May 20, 2013

    Copy2Print will begin summer hours for walk up service starting May 20. Summer hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Friday....

  • Congratulations new graduates

    May 17, 2013

    Congratulations to the new graduates! The Alumni Foundation would like to welcome you to the alumni family. For information on the Alumni store, benefits, gatherings, LinkedIn networking and connectin...

  • MSUM graduate credits teachers with boost to academic excellence

    May 17, 2013

    By: Helmut Schmidt, INFORUM MOORHEAD - In just a few short years, the arc of Joshua Gates’ academic life has gone from meh to marvelous. Gates’ identity at Mayville (N.D.) High Sch...

  • CMU summer hours start tomorrow, go through August 4

    May 17, 2013

    The Comstock Memorial Union will begin summer hours on May 18 and go through August 4. Normal building hours will be from 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday and the building will be closed on the weekends. ...

  • Star Party on the Prairie tonight

    May 17, 2013

    The MSUM Regional Science Center is hosting the first astronomy event of the season this Friday night from 9 to 11. The community is invited to gaze at the stars and have the sky interpreted. There wi...

  • Bookstore and Campus Post Office summer hours start Monday

    May 16, 2013

    Bookstore summer hours begin Monday, May 20. Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Campus Post Office summer window hours begin Monday, May 20. Monday-Friday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m....

  • Join the Dragon Athletics Go! Team

    May 16, 2013

    There are still positions available on the Dragon Athletics Go! Team. Join the group of talented students seeking real world experience, your resume will thank you. Get your application online today!...

  • International Student Sash Ceremony starts at 4 p.m.

    May 15, 2013

    Attend the International Student Sash Ceremony today, May 15, from 4  to 6 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. The Sash Ceremony is designed to recognize MSUM’s graduating international students. Each graduat...

  • MSUM is turning musician's dreams into reality

    May 15, 2013

    By: Kay Cooley, WDAY Watch the video here. Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- Most musicians hoping to make it big can only dream of one day signing with a record label. But a student run group...

  • CSIS students take second place at MICS Programming Contest

    May 15, 2013

    Several Computer Science students attended the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium held at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse. While there they competed against 45 teams from universities ...

  • Dragon Athletics looking for students to join Go! Team

    May 15, 2013

    Dragon Athletics is looking for hard working students to join their Go! Team for the 2013-2014 academic year. Employees will gain quality real world experience that will benefit them for a lifetime. A...

  • Check your Academic Status

    May 15, 2013

    Attention Students: After May 23- Check your Academic Status! Not sure how? Do one of the following: ✔ Check you Eservices dashboard. ✔ Check your GPA and percent completion. Compare t...

  • Library labs close May 19

    May 15, 2013

    The Library computer labs will be closing at the end of the day Sunday, May 19. The 24-hour computer lab will then be located at the Center for Business beginning Monday, May 20. If you have any qu...

  • Etcetera Shop deals on cards, gifts & school supplies

    May 15, 2013

    Need a last-minute card for that special graduate? Or perhaps a birthday card for a friend? Then stop by the Etcetera Shop to pick up a card at 50% off! Specialty and gift items are also 35% off, so w...

  • Alumni launch Project Help Orphans

    May 13, 2013

    MSUM alumni (class of 2011) Joey and Nicole Elmore launch Project Help Orphans in an effort to start a campaign that will focus on helping orphans in Africa and eventually other parts of the world. ...

  • Students can earn credit at on-campus PR firm

    May 13, 2013

    An amazing opportunity is now being offered through the Mass Communications Department. Beginning in the fall of 2013, students can work for MSUM's student-run public relations firm, Positive Reaction...

  • Library pull service continues through August

    May 13, 2013

    The Library will continue to run the pull service for 3rd and 4th floor materials through the end of August or until construction on the upper floors is completed. To request materials, go to the L...

  • An Evening of Dance

    May 10, 2013

    Don’t miss a dynamic dance concert featuring the work of student dancers and choreographers. Several dance styles will be featured, including hip-hop, modern, lyrical, musical theatre styles and tap. ...

  • MSUM Alum Margaret Zimmerman wins American Society of Physiology Predoctoral Research Award

    May 9, 2013

    Margaret Zimmerman received the prestigious American Physiology Society: Water and Electrolyte Homeostasis Predoctoral Research Recognition Award at the 2013 Experimental Biology Meeting. Zimmerman's ...

  • Biochemistry and Biotechnology students and faculty present at the National Experimental Biology Meeting

    May 9, 2013

    MSUM Biochemistry and Biotechnology majors Nick Berthelsen, Alex Novak, and Harrison Pantera attended the National Experimental Biology Meeting in Boston. MSUM faculty members Mark Wallert, Bioscience...

  • Psi-Chi inducted 14 new members

    May 9, 2013

    Psi Chi, the International Honor Society for Psychology, inducted 14 new members into the MSUM chapter on May 6. The new members are: Danielle Bany, Megan Boeddeker, Amanda Heitkamp, Miranda Horst, Ke...

  • Red Weather 2013 release reading today

    May 9, 2013

    Please join the staff and contributors of MSUM's annual journal of creative writing and visual art as they celebrate the print release of the 2013 issue of Red Weather. A reading will be held Thurs...

  • New convenience store coming to the Comstock Memorial Union

    May 9, 2013

    To accommodate a new convenience store in the student union, the area adjacent to Subs & Sweets will be renovated this summer. The new store will open in the fall of 2013. Perhaps the best part of...

  • IT has used projectors for sale

    May 9, 2013

    IT has multiple used projectors for sale within the IT department. A flyer has been posted on our IT Helpdesk webpage. The direct link to the flyer is http://www.mnstate.edu/uploadedFiles/Internal/Con...

  • Zhimin Guan opens solo show at ecce Art Gallery

    May 8, 2013

    Zhimin Guan, Art, opens a solo show at ecce Art Gallery in Fargo June, 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. The gallery describes Guan’s exhibit as “Historical and expressionistic, Zhimin’s newest collection of water...

  • Coffee, Snacks, and Tutors--Oh my!

    May 8, 2013

    We've got plenty of space for studying in the CMU--so come visit us on Study Day. We'll make it worth your while with FREE coffee, snacks, and tutoring sessions. Plus, there are reservable rooms for g...

  • Geology students present paper at the annual meeting of the North Central Section of the Geological Society of America

    May 7, 2013

    Geoscience students Stephen Kunz, Adam Marks, Jon Sands, and their advisor Dr. Karl W. Leonard presented the paper “Sequence Stratigraphy of the Tyler Formation (Lower Pennsylvanian/Morrowan) in the W...

  • Richard Zinober’s play presented at Winona theater

    May 7, 2013

    English professor, Richard Zinober, had his play, Heretics, a winner of the 2013 Theatre du Mississippi playwriting competition, presented in staged readings at a theater in Winona this past Saturday ...

  • Glass bead making class for adults

    May 7, 2013

    Interested in learning how to make glass beads? There will be a 4-day course offered this Summer (July 15 - 18). The class will meet from 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. The course costs $129.00. You will receive...

  • CMU offers free coffee on Study Day

    May 7, 2013

    What's better than free coffee during finals? Probably nothing! Come to the CMU and do some studying on Study Day and we'll reward you with free coffee. We've got other great things happening too! ...

  • Music alum chosen as 2013 University of Montevallo Scholar

    May 6, 2013

    Lori Neprud-Ardovino, music graduate 1984, was recently chosen to be the 2013 University of Montevallo University Scholar. The University Scholar is a faculty member who has excelled in scholarship/cr...

  • Poet Zepper discusses writing with Moorhead High students

    May 6, 2013

    Kevin Zepper, associate professor of English at Minnesota State University Moorhead, shared his thoughts on writing poetry and all things creative with Moorhead High School creative writing students d...

  • MFA graduates read their work at The Spirit Room

    May 6, 2013

    The university community is cordially invited to hear spring semester 2013 MFA graduates Allegra Barlow (Creative Nonfiction), Jamee Larson (Creative Nonfiction), Kathryn Taylor (Scriptwriting), John ...

  • Need coffee to study? The CMU’s got you covered

    May 6, 2013

    On Study Day, come to the CMU to study anytime between 8 a.m. and midnight—they’ll have free coffee and snacks! Plus, tutoring sessions available throughout the day (see schedule) and a yoga session a...

  • Tri-College Jazz Combos performed at Red Raven

    May 6, 2013

    The Tri-College Jazz Combos under the direction of Dr. Matthew Patnode (NDSU), Jon Rudolph (MSUM) and Michael J. Krajewski (MSUM) performed Sunday at The Red Raven Espresso Parlor. Tri-college-Jazz...

  • Six reasons to spend Study Day in the CMU

    May 3, 2013

    Need a reason to do more studying than napping on Study Day? Let the CMU give you six reasons. On Study Day in the CMU: 1. Free Snacks & Coffee 2. Tutoring Sessions (see attached schedule) 3...

  • Mass Communications students win multiple awards in regional contests

    May 2, 2013

    Society for Professional Journalists MSUM Winners Best Independent Online Student Publication 1st: Doing It Downtown 2nd: Horizonlines.org Online Feature Reporting 1st: Doin...

  • Economics students among the best in the nation

    May 2, 2013

    Since 2002, twenty-six economics majors have presented papers at the Issues in Political Economy (IPE) undergraduate research sessions hosted by the Eastern Economics Association. The IPE sessions att...

  • Tri-College NEW Leadership Development Institute awarded West Central Initiative grant

    May 2, 2013

    The Tri-College NEW (National Education for Women’s) Leadership Development Institute, coordinated by Dr. Deborah White, Sociology, was recently awarded a $3,000 grant from West Central Initiative. We...

  • CADT Department hosts Juried GCOM & Film Exhibitions

    May 2, 2013

    The Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies Department is honoring the best student projects of the semester with two nights of Juried Exhibitions. Friday, May 10 at 7 p.m. in the CMU ballroom, seniors...

  • Lane Zyvoloski and Brandon Mykel Van Den Eykel dual voice recital

    May 2, 2013

    You are cordially invited to an evening of music! Saturday, May 4 at 7 p.m. Gaede Stage, MSUM Center for the Arts There will be performances of songs in English, French, Italian and German, as ...

  • Sigma Lambda Chi volunteered at Project Community Connect

    May 2, 2013

    For the second year, Sigma Lambda Chi has volunteer at Project Community Connect. This is just one more example of the dedicated CM students.        ...

  • Wellness Center summer membership $20/month

    May 2, 2013

    Starting May 20-August 25 Open to all campus employees and community members. We will hold you accountable! Try out personal training with one of our nationally certified trainers. 12 sessions f...

  • Tri-Beta officers elected

    May 2, 2013

    Congratulations to the 2013-14 Tri-Beta Honor Society Officers elected Monday, April 29. Donovan Donarski‎ - President Courtney Constantini‎ - Vice President Clarice Wallert‎ - Secretary Erin Tr...

  • Wellness Center Summer Group Exercise Schedule

    May 2, 2013

    Starts May 20. Check out the times for some of your favorite classes, Yoga, Zumba, Cycle, Body Pump, and Step! Summer-2013-group exercise schedule...

  • Campus Feminist Organization elections

    May 2, 2013

    Dont forget to vote in the campus wide elections for the Campus Feminist Organization will be held this Thursday at 5 p.m.! We will be voting for positions held for Co-Leader (2), Secretary (1) and Tr...

  • 8th annual Dragon Fire Walk raises more than $50,000

    May 1, 2013

    The 2013 Dragon Fire Walk for Athletics is now officially in the books, and once again, the event was a success. As of Monday, $50,500 was raised from this year's event, with all proceeds going to ...

  • DECA students help sandbag

    May 1, 2013

    Recently DECA, a student organization at MSUM, helped with flood efforts by sandbagging near a house in the Fargo/Moorhead area. DECA set up a booth outside of Kise, and free Subway gift cards were gi...

  • Spring Plant Sale

    May 1, 2013

    Tri-Beta will be holding a Spring Plant Sale Thursday, May 2 and Friday, May 3 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Science Lab Building. Come check out all the new plants!...

  • Annual caricature drawings

    May 1, 2013

    Need a break from finals and end of the year stress? Then come and get your caricature drawn! The Intro to Illustration class is having their annual caricature drawing event Monday, May 6 from 2-4:...

  • Tae Kwon Do classes offered this fall

    May 1, 2013

    Tae Kwon Do is a Korean martial art and we offer classes right here at MSUM! It's only 1 PE credit taught and advised under Master Roy Gilbertson. We meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. ...

  • A retired F-M attorney writes a book on para-legal

    April 30, 2013

    By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) -- A retired Fargo-Moorhead attorney has found a new career. Author. Dick Jeffries practiced law in our region for 37-years before retiring. B...

  • Women of the Year in the Cass-Clay community

    April 30, 2013

    By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) -- Some of the most influential and impactful women and businesses in the Cass-Clay community are getting some well deserved recognition. Dana an...

  • Drawing for iPad minis May 1

    April 30, 2013

    Respond to the NSSE to get your name in drawing for an iPad mini. The deadline is April 30. MSUM is currently administering the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) to freshmen and seniors....

  • The CMU is hosting event to give students a place to study

    April 30, 2013

    Come one, come all to study a little or study a lot--just make the most of your Study Day! Study anytime between 8 a.m. and midnight, CMU 2nd Floor. On Study Day: -Free Snacks & Coffee -Tutor...

  • Art & Design invites public to Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

    April 30, 2013

    The Department of Art & Design at Minnesota State University Moorhead, invites the public to the reception for the Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition on Thursday, May 2 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Rolan...

  • Photo Guild selling prints Wednesday and Thursday

    April 30, 2013

    The Photo Guild will be selling prints this Wednesday, May 1 and Thursday, May 2 from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. in the CMU Main Lounge. It's the perfect time to buy a Mother's Day gift or new decor for your ap...

  • MSUM Real Life CLUE

    April 30, 2013

    Join the Dragon Entertainment Group today at 6 p.m. in CMU 205 to kick off our game of Real Life Clue! Run all over camps finding clues and suspects and try to find the killer! Find the clues, find th...

  • AfterDark looking for partner student organizations

    April 30, 2013

    With the new school year coming up, AfterDark is looking for student organizations that would like to partner with us for our upcoming events. For more information, email rimalay@mnstate.edu or githii...

  • Art & Design alum featured at The Rourke Art Gallery

    April 29, 2013

    Gregory Montreuil (Art & Design, 1982) is featured in a solo exhibition at The Rourke Art Gallery now through June 23.  The exhibition features more than 40 black-and-white abstractions executed i...

  • Join for discussion on “Kind Hearted Woman” and issues of sexual and domestic abuse

    April 29, 2013

    See clips of the acclaimed film “Kind Hearted Woman,” talk about issues of sexual and domestic abuse, and advocate for change with Chelsey Luger. Luger has a wealth of experience working with victi...

  • Red River crest in Fargo pegged at 37 feet late Tuesday or early Wednesday

    April 29, 2013

    By: Mike Nowatzki, INFORUM FARGO – As the Red River reached major flood stage here on Sunday, the National Weather Service lowered its predicted peak to 37 feet late Tuesday or early Wednesday – an...

  • Wellness Center Study Day events May 8

    April 29, 2013

    From 3-5 p.m. Zorb Racing Free Smoothies Free Chair Massage Yoga & Meditation Classes Rockwall Games Basketball-Lightening PRIZES throughout the event! Check in at the CMU and Wellness...

  • Fee Forum today

    April 29, 2013

    Fee Forum CMU room 203 from 2-4 p.m. Monday, April 29 -Learn about how to take advantage of your student fee dollars -Informal information and discussion on the fees that we pay -Also maps of camp...

  • Participate in body image focus group

    April 29, 2013

    Research has demonstrated that the rates of these eating and body image behaviors are increasing within these populations. The Eating Disorders and Body Image lab has been involved in several research...

  • Wisenden and students publish paper

    April 26, 2013

    For the second time in the same week, Brian Wisenden, Biosciences Department, has published another research paper. Biosciences undergraduates Randy Sutrisno and Phillip Schotte conducted a test of ph...

  • 25 students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

    April 26, 2013

    MSUM achieved accreditation of its business programs by AACSB International in 2010 – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This is the most prestigious level of accreditation ava...

  • Splash Dash Saturday, last day to register

    April 26, 2013

    There's still time to register for the Dragon Fire Splash Dash. Get sprayed, splashed, soaked or try to dodge it all. Costumes are encouraged! The Splash Dash starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, ...

  • Psychology Departmental awards given to undergrad students

    April 26, 2013

    The Psychology Department gave out four Departmental Awards to undergraduate students at both the junior and senior level to recognize their achievements. This spring, Bria Itzen was given the "Psycho...

  • Take the Lead Tuesday: Attending a Professional/Academic Conference: What to expect and how to prepare-a recap

    April 26, 2013

    Three student speakers, Andrea Kochensparger (a senior, Anthropology), Shouvik Bhattacharya (a senior, Physics), and Iwnetim Abate (a sophomore, Physics) discussed how students can motivate and prepar...

  • All Choirs Concert Sunday

    April 26, 2013

    MSUM's three major choral ensembles--the Concert Choir, and Festival Men's and Women's Choirs--will present their final concert of the year Sunday, April 28, 7:30 p.m. The concert will include several...

  • Last day to complete Walk the Dragon

    April 26, 2013

    Friday is the last day to complete the WALK THE DRAGON throughout campus. Help us get 1,000 walks/workouts/practices during this week. Stop at any of the sites to pick up your official Walk the Dragon...

  • Sign up for History of the United States to 1877 summer online course

    April 26, 2013

    Need a LASC 5 course? The History Department is offering H-121: History of the United States to 1877 as an asynchronous on-line course this summer. But you have to hurry as space is limited-one sectio...

  • Sociology of Gender class hosting Stop Rape SlutWalk

    April 26, 2013

    Students in Professor Shannon Terry's Sociology of Gender class organize Stop Rape SlutWalk. http://www.inforum.com/event/article/id/397618/publisher_ID/1/...

  • Scorch Jam and Bike to Campus is May 7

    April 26, 2013

    The school year is almost at an end and that only means one thing, Scorch Jam! Come hangout in the campus mall Tuesday, May 7 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The afternoon will be filled with FREE taco in a bags,...

  • Movie night tonight

    April 26, 2013

    Come watch October Baby Friday, April 26 Science lab 118, 7 p.m. Come for a great time, free food, and great fellowship!...

  • Student film accepted into International Shorts Program of the Albuquerque Film and Media Experience

    April 25, 2013

    A short film created by five students in MSUM’s Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies Department was accepted into and screened at the International Shorts Program of the Albuquerque Film & Media...

  • English and Communication Arts major awarded Student Fulbright to Taiwan

    April 25, 2013

    Kim Ehrlich, graduating this May with a double major in B.S. Communication Arts and Literature and B.A. English with Writing Emphasis, has just been awarded a Student Fulbright to Taiwan for 2013-14. ...

  • MSUM students participate in Arrowhead Model United Nations

    April 25, 2013

    Twenty-two MSU Moorhead students participated in the Arrowhead Model United Nations conference April 18-21 at Winona State University in Winona, Minn. At the conference, the teams participated in comm...

  • MSUM hosted a Transition Conference for area high school students

    April 25, 2013

    MSUM, in collaboration with Clay County Community Transition Interagency Committee and North Dakota Region V Transition Community of Practice, held a two-day conference in the Comstock Memorial Union....

  • Campus Feminist Organization elections

    April 25, 2013

    Don't miss the Campus Wide Elections for the Campus Feminist Organization. Held on May 2 at 5 p.m. in the Women's Center on the first floor of Bridges Hall. Elections will be for two Co-Leaders, Se...

  • Group or individual study rooms available in the CMU

    April 25, 2013

    The student union's conference rooms are available to students as study space. For the remainder of the spring semester, the student union will take reservations for study space in the conference room...

  • MSUM students help two local organizations

    April 25, 2013

    Eighteen people die each day waiting for an organ, but just one organ and tissue donor can save up to 60 lives.  MSUM’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is working with two local or...

  • Fargo may scale back flood prep following conference call with forecasters City to consider protecting to only 40 feet, expecting lower forecast

    April 24, 2013

    By: Erik Burgess, INFORUM FARGO – City officials here say they plan on significantly dialing back flood protection plans after weather service forecasters told them Tuesday the Red River could cres...

  • International Student Sash Ceremony

    April 24, 2013

    The International Student Sash Ceremony is on Wednesday, May 15 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. The Sash Ceremony is designed to recognize MSUM’s graduating international students. Each graduate...

  • Economics Department visits Cargill

    April 24, 2013

    Economics Department 2010 alumnus, Jena Thompson, hosted ten MSUM Economics students (Cody Brandt, Kofi Boadu, Victoria Duncan, Jed Eix, Rachel Hettich, Jasmin Lam, Wen Kai Ling, Ilerioluwa Oyebanjo, ...

  • Diversity in the Workplace Panel

    April 24, 2013

    Come join MSUM tomorrow to learn about diversity in the workplace and enjoy free pizza. The panel will be held April 25 from 6 - 8 p.m. in CMU 227. Professors from various departments including:...

  • MSUM students help two local organizations

    April 24, 2013

    Eighteen people die each day waiting for an organ, but just one organ  and tissue donor can save up to 60 lives. MSUM’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is working with two local or...

  • 1 in 10 Process Group meets tonight

    April 24, 2013

    Are you a member of the LGBT Community or a person questioning your sexual orientation? Feel like you have no one to talk to about your issues? Come to the 1 in 10 process group. This is a safe and...

  • Student Senate elections go until Friday

    April 24, 2013

    Student Senate is having Spring Elections until Friday at 4 p.m. Student Senate will be tabling in the Science Lab from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today! Come vote and get free candy while you’re there. Or, cast ...

  • Art student’s photography showing at Blue Door Gallery in N.Y.

    April 23, 2013

    Art photography student, Claire Fieldler, is showing two photographs in the juried exhibition, Double Exposure at the Blue Door Gallery in Yonkers, N.Y. She is one of twenty participating in the exhib...

  • MSUM students honored at Rape and Abuse Crisis Center Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

    April 23, 2013

    Aaron Lund, 2013 recipient of RACC's Healing the Hurt award, was among the MSUM students and alumni honored at the annual Rape and Abuse Crisis Center Volunteer appreciation dinner April 16. The He...

  • Annette Morrow to present as part of Tri-College History Lecture Series

    April 23, 2013

    Dr. Annette Kleinkauf Morrow will present a lecture entitled "Searching for Perpetua: A Research Topic and Travelogue" April 25 at 7 p.m. in CB 109. This lecture is part of the Tri-College History Lec...

  • Fargo Police Ask for Public Assistance and Awareness of Sandbag Convoys

    April 23, 2013

    By Valley Flood Watch ⋅ April 22, 2013 FARGO, N.D. – The Fargo Police Department is seeking public assistance and awareness as the movement of flood fighting equipment, trucks and sandbag convoys b...

  • Celebrate Earth Day with the Green Dragons and OCS

    April 23, 2013

    Celebrate Earth Day with the Green Dragons and the Office of Campus Sustainability. It looks like the weather might turn around just in time for the celebration. Hope too see you all there! www.mns...

  • Take The Lead Tuesday

    April 23, 2013

    One of the greatest ways to network, stay up to date on relevant information in your field or major, and build professional speaking experience formally and informally is through conferences. Wheth...

  • Noted primatologist to give public lecture on biological origins of morality

    April 23, 2013

    Feeling and showing empathy are not exclusive to humans. Animals, such as monkeys, apes and elephants, demonstrate compassion too, according to noted Dutch/American biologist Frans de Waal. For exampl...

  • Student Senate elections until Friday

    April 23, 2013

    Student Senate is hosting elections until Friday at 4 p.m. Cast your ballot. Voting is for academic seats and executive positions....

  • Sign up for Healthcare Leadership Organization sponsored blood drive

    April 23, 2013

    The Healthcare Leadership Organization will be in the CMU this week to register students and staff for the blood drive done by United Blood Services. There will be a table set up in the CMU this we...

  • Join Campus Green Team listserv for volunteer opportunities

    April 23, 2013

    Do you: 1. Enjoy being outside? 2. Recycle? 3. Drive a Subaru? 4. Need volunteer hours as a result of an unspecified indiscretion? 5. Want to help make your campus greener? If you answered yes...

  • Women of Influence: MSUM President Edna Szymanski gets results with unconventional leadership style

    April 22, 2013

    By: Meredith Holt, INFORUM “Women of influence” is an ongoing series exploring the women in our community who have the most impact and influence. Each profile will explore a different...

  • Flood warnings issued; warm-up could be at hand

    April 22, 2013

    By: Emily Welker, INFORUM GRAND FORKS - National Weather Service officials are warning that a sustained warm-up could happen here by the end of the week, ending our extended winter weather but hast...

  • Professor Returns from Drumming and Dance Study in Africa

    April 22, 2013

    Dr. Kenyon Williams, Professor of Percussion, spent three weeks of his sabbatical in Ghana where he studied drumming and dance with Ewe people of the Volta region of Ghana. During this time, he lived ...

  • Photography Students Exhibiting in Juried Shows this Spring

    April 22, 2013

    Photographer's Forum College Photo Contest: Photographers Caitlin Abram, Ashley Wegh, Roni Delany, Haley Frost, Ashley Transgrud and Kristen Perala were chosen as finalist for the Photographer's Foru...

  • Philosophy major presents at Minnesota Philosophical Society Undergraduate Conference

    April 22, 2013

    Philosophy major Lance Pearson presented his paper, “A Moral Accounting of Unrequited Love: Perspectives from both Hume and Kant” at the 2013 Minnesota Philosophical Society Undergraduate Conference o...

  • Deadline to withdraw from a spring semester class is today

    April 22, 2013

    Attention Students: The deadline to withdraw from a full-term Spring Semester class is Monday, April 22, 2013. You may withdraw from the class through E-Services. Once you login to E-Services, C...

  • Green houses: Local homeowners think big in making homes energy-efficient

    April 22, 2013

    By: Sam Benshoof, INFORUM DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Dennis Jacobs’ and Karen Branden’s swimming pool isn’t just good for a few laps. The couple, who went to great lengths designing an...

  • CADT Department hosts senior film screenings

    April 22, 2013

    The Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies Department is hosting a special screening of this year’s Senior Seminar final film projects on Thursday, May 2 and Friday, May 3 in the Glasrud Auditorium in...

  • Pie Your Professor fundraiser Wednesday

    April 22, 2013

    MSUM Math Club is holding the "Pie The Professor" fundraising event Wednesday, April 24 from 12-4 p.m.. It will be on the campus mall on the north side of MacLean Hall. Come throw cream pies at volunt...

  • Life Week events begin today

    April 22, 2013

    This week is LIFE WEEK 2013: "Spreading awareness and education on the sanctity of human life from conception to natural death." Monday: CMU Tabling - Stop by for resources, literature, questions, c...

  • Join Campus Green Team listserv for volunteer opportunities

    April 22, 2013

    Do you: Enjoy being outside? Recycle? Drive a Subaru? Need volunteer hours as a result of an unspecified indiscretion? Want to help make your campus greener? If you answered yes to any ...

  • Glass Bead Making offered through College for Kids

    April 22, 2013

    Have you ever wanted to take a glass bead making class? Now is your chance. Local Artist Jodi Peterson will be offering a course called Glass Bead Making July 15 – 18. Peterson has taught this course ...

  • Moorhead preparing to build to 43 feet, will be holding neighborhood meetings

    April 19, 2013

    By Valley Flood Watch ⋅ April 18, 2013 On the heels of the hybrid flood outlook released by the weather service, Moorhead is going into action mode. The City of Moorhead has 400,000 sandbags on ...

  • Sophomore physics major attended National Conference of Undergraduate Research

    April 19, 2013

    Sophomore physics major and math and economics minor, Iwetim Abate, attended the National Conference of Undergraduate Research in University of Wisconsin, La Cross between April 11-13.The National Con...

  • Submit room requests for fall semester

    April 19, 2013

    Students and advisors of student organizations: Don't forget to submit your weekly room requests and other reservations for the fall semester before summer break arrives. We take reservations on a fir...

  • DNP Capstone Defense today

    April 18, 2013

    Maureen Gerson's DNP Capstone Defense: Thursday, April 18 from 10 a.m.- noon Title: Palliative and End-of-Life Nursing Education for Healthcare System Staff. Committee members: Dr. Barbara Matthees...

  • "School-Age Therapy for Stuttering from the Other Side of the Therapy Table" Q&A Session/Discussion today

    April 18, 2013

    This event, hosted by the Fargo-Moorhead Chapter of the National Stuttering Association, will focus on experiences with speech therapy for stuttering. Parents, SLPs, and members of the community are i...

  • Reference and Research Help Desk in Library moves to south side of second floor

    April 18, 2013

    The Reference and Research Help desk will move to the south side of second floor of the library Friday, April 19. The reference and legal reference collection will also move to this area, as will the ...

  • The Advocate is now hiring Advertising Manager

    April 18, 2013

    Seeking highly motivated student with excellent communication and organizational skills to work approximately 10 hours per week with unlimited earning potential. (Base salary plus commission based on ...

  • MSPAM collecting school supplies for the United Way of Cass Clay

    April 18, 2013

    MSPAM will be collecting school supplies for the United Way of Cass Clay. The supplies will go to children whose families will not be able to afford school supplies for the 2013-14 school year. Please...

  • Join Tae Kwon Do club and class next fall

    April 18, 2013

    Tae Kwon Do is a Korean martial art and MSUM offers classes right here at MSUM. It's one PE credit taught and advised under Master Roy Gilbertson. We meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. ...

  • MSUM Graduate 1 of 39 Recognized out of 92,000 CPA Candidates

    April 17, 2013

    AICPA honors top CPA exam performers with Elijah Watt Sells Award Bradley Ostendorf, a 2012 Minnesota State University Moorhead accounting graduate and Melrose High School graduate, was one of 39 w...

  • English faculty and students present at Minnesota Council of Teachers of English Conference

    April 17, 2013

    Dr. Elizabeth Kirchoff, Associate Professor of English, along with Katie Hansen, Abby Swegarden, and David Vinje, all three students majoring in Communication Arts/Literature Teacher Education, presen...

  • 17th annual Unity Conference April 18-19

    April 17, 2013

    Organización Latina Americana (OLA) Student Group is excited to present the 17th Annual Unity Conference April 18-19. Please register to attend. Free for MSUM students, staff and faculty. This year...

  • Delta Zeta annual pancake feed Thursday

    April 17, 2013

    Delta Zeta Sorority presents their annual Pancake Feed. For only $5.00, all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, eggs, and juice. Thursday, April 18 from 5 -8 p.m. This event will be at the new Delta Zeta H...

  • The Student Academic Conference is today

    April 16, 2013

    As has been true the past two years, individual books containing the abstracts, presentation schedules, etc. will not be available at the conference. We encourage you to look over the information you ...

  • President of Sanford to present at MSUM

    April 16, 2013

    Dennis Millirons, President of Sanford, will present April 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the Center for Business (room 111). The presentation will include: 1. The “business” of healthcare 2. Looking to th...

  • Anthropology and Earth Science majors present at student poster session

    April 16, 2013

    Three Anthropology and Earth Science majors presented at the North Dakota Association for Women Geoscientists' Student Poster Session at the Red Raven in Fargo on Saturday, April 13. Jessica Sharp ...

  • Fill out NSSE survey for a chance to win an iPad mini

    April 16, 2013

    Respond to the NSSE to get your name in drawing for an iPad mini. The deadline is May 1. MSUM is currently administering the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) to freshmen and seniors. ...

  • Walk the Dragon kicks off Monday

    April 16, 2013

    The 8th Annual Walk the Dragon event will kick off Monday, April 22 at 2 p.m. at Nemzek Fieldhouse. Join the 'KICK OFF WALK' by visiting all six sites on campus. Every walk, 30 min. workout at the Wel...

  • MSUM PRSSA Blood Drive

    April 16, 2013

    What: Blood Drive (United Blood Services) sponsored by PRSSA When: Tuesday, April 23, 10 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Where: Mass Comm Lounge, 2nd Floor MacLean Hall Why: To be a life saver! How: Schedule a ...

  • Film d’Science: Science-Fiction meets Art Cinema in a Senior Film Project

    April 15, 2013

    Conor Holt to present at Tuesday’s SAC Conference By Cameron Douglas When it comes to the world of independent film making, inspiration must coexist with dedication. Nowhere is that more apparen...

  • Last call for SAC posters

    April 15, 2013

    This is the last call for the printing of SAC presentation posters. There will be a $5 rush fee added to the total cost. If you still need yours printed, please bring to University Graphics immediatel...

  • Two Doctoral Capstone Defenses for MSUM DNP students

    April 15, 2013

    Please join  if you are able. Terry Jacobson's DNP Capstone Defense: Monday, April 15 noon-2 p.m. Title: Identification, Prevention, and Management of Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis (IAD) in ...

  • Hot Spot feature is Nepal, India Fusion

    April 15, 2013

    Check out this week's Hot Spot feature - Nepal, India Fusion! Enjoy authentic Indian stir fry complete with momos. The Hot Spot is located in the lower level of the CMU....

  • Apply for your parking permit now and avoid the lines

    April 15, 2013

    Parking permits are now available for the 2013-14 school year. Please go to www.mnstate.edu/parking and register for a permit (this has to be done each year). 2013-2014 Permit costs: $65 Fall Only...

  • PRSSA holds officer elections for 2013-14

    April 15, 2013

    ELECTIONS PRSSA will be holding elections for the 2013-2014 executive board in May. A list of the open officer positions are attached along with an application. Applications must be turned into the P...

  • Union City has limited hours tomorrow

    April 15, 2013

    Union City will be open limited hours Tuesday, April 16. Pizza Hut will be open from 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Grill 155 will be open from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The Hot Spot location will be closed. Regular hou...

  • Stepping Away from Creativity

    April 12, 2013

    Meghan McLaughlin to present at Tuesday’s SAC Conference By Kalicia Kamranian Young children grow to understand the world around them through trial and error. They fail forward to success. Fresh...

  • Student Academic Conference Tuesday

    April 12, 2013

    The 15th Annual Student Academic Conference is Tuesday, April 16th. Student presentations are from 9:30-10:50 a.m., 1-2:20 p.m. and 2:30-3:50 p.m. and open to all. The luncheon (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) for...

  • Today is your last chance to file to be on Student Senate

    April 12, 2013

    Filing closes at 4 p.m. today. Late applications will not be accepted! Open seats include all Academic seats (Arts & Humanities, Business & Industry, Education & Human Services, Social ...

  • Relay For Life of Moorhead Colleges

    April 12, 2013

    Saturday April 13, 2013 4:30 p.m. - 3 a.m. Concordia College Olson Forum Everyone is welcome! Silent Auction, Food, Games, Bands, Dude Looks Like Lady Pageant, Luminaria Walk, and More! You can...

  • Purchase your $1 silent auction ticket at The Compass

    April 12, 2013

    Don't forget to purchase your $1 ticket at The Compass for the Silent Action, happening in the CMU. All proceeds raised go to FirstLink. Dragon Entertainment Group will be drawing the winners at the B...

  • Diversity Endorsement Proposal at MSUM

    April 11, 2013

    Yi and Brekke to present at April 16 SAC Conference By Narjes Al-Bakshy and Meghan Feir Growing up on the island of Taiwan in the South Pacific, Chu Yi had encountered homesickness and cult...

  • Latinos in the USA discussion tonight

    April 11, 2013

    Andrea Estling, Languages and Cultures, will be talking about Latinos in the USA based on the novel Casi una mujer (Almost a Woman) by Esmeralda Santiago today at 5 p.m. in MacLean 274. In the novel, ...

  • Summer Session class Exploring Biology fulfills Goal Area 10

    April 11, 2013

    Looking for a Goal Area 10 to take this summer? Look no further - BIOL 370 (Exploring Biology) is the class for you. It is full of hands on activities and experiments and is only three weeks long. Reg...

  • Languages and Cultures Open House today

    April 11, 2013

    Today from 3 – 5 p.m. in the lounge area by MacLean 273, the Department of Languages and Cultures will be having an Open House for anyone interested in a major or minor in Spanish, Teaching English as...

  • Jazz groups win awards at Wisconsin Eau Claire Jazz Festival

    April 10, 2013

    Two MSUM jazz groups won awards at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Jazz Festival last weekend. In the combo category, the Tri-College group (three-fourths of which are MSUM students) won first ...

  • Samuel Barber’s violin concerto and Edward Elgar’s violin sonata

    April 10, 2013

    Tara Cherry to present & perform at SAC April 16 By Meredith Wathne The deep amber color, the twisted tight strings and the soothing sounds that resonate after a legato bow stroke. It’s hard...

  • Sigma Pi Sigma Physics Honors Society inducts three MSUM students

    April 10, 2013

    On the evening of April 6, the Sigma Pi Sigma Honors Society of MSUM held its annual induction ceremony for new members. To quote from the induction ceremony, “Sigma Pi Sigma exists to honor outstandi...

  • Student Academic Conference Poster Printing deadline is Friday

    April 10, 2013

    Students presenting at the Student Academic Conference who need posters printed please note Friday, April 12 is the deadline. Poster Printing Guidelines Posters can be printed at Mar...

  • American Sign Language Night

    April 10, 2013

    American Sigh Language Night (ASL) is April 13, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Come for a night full of fun and signing! Members of ASL Club and the Deaf community will showcase a variety of entertainment inclu...

  • The 29th Mathematical Contest in Modeling 2013 Results

    April 10, 2013

    The MSUM team (upperclassmen LeAnn Washenberger (Mathematics Education, Physics) and Shouvik Bhattacharya (Physics, Mathematics) was designated as the successful participant in the 29th Mathematical C...

  • Sociology seniors create a band at the Midwest Sociological Society conference in Chicago

    April 10, 2013

    Allie Edmonds, Catherine Kippley and Jenelle Swenberger presented a paper titled “Crowd Sourcing, Crisis Mapping, and Sociology: Humanitarian Responses to Crisis in the World.” They co-presented with ...

  • Glow in the Dark Dodgeball Thursday

    April 10, 2013

    Join Intramurals Thursday Night, April 11 in Nemzek Hall, at 7 p.m. for Glow in the Dark Dodgeball! Sign up at www.imleagues.com/mnstate. Any questions, contact Kari Peterson 218.477.2016....

  • 1 in 10 Process Group

    April 10, 2013

    Are you a member of the LGBT Community or a person questioning your sexual orientation? Feel like you have no one to talk to about your issues? Come to the 1 in 10 process group. This is a safe and...

  • Apply to be on Student Senate

    April 10, 2013

    Are you interested in becoming more involved on your campus? Then apply to be on Student Senate! Open seats include all Academic seats (Arts & Humanities, Business & Industry, Education ...

  • Broadcast Journalism Student Awarded NATAS Scholarship

    April 9, 2013

    MSUM student Macy Egeland has been awarded the Don Shelby Journalism Scholarship from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Upper Midwest Chapter/Foundation. Each year, the NATAS-UMW Ch...

  • CADT student premieres grant winning film

    April 9, 2013

    Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies student, Conor Holt, premiered his latest film, "A Better Life" at the 2013 Fargo Film Festival. The project, which was produced through a Filmmaker's Grant from...

  • Invisible Women and the Flood of 2009

    April 9, 2013

    Kathryn Kottenbrock to present flood research at SAC April 16 By Emily Farwell Casselton, N.D., native Kathryn Kottenbrock is an advocate for homeless women in the Fargo-Moorhead area Kott...

  • Mentalist Christopher Carter returns to MSUM

    April 9, 2013

    Today, Tuesday April 9, Mentalist/Illusionist/Freakout Artist Christopher Carter will make his appearance on campus. Show is at 7:30 p.m. in Hansen Theatre. Admission is $3 for students, $5 general ad...

  • This week is Suicide Awareness Week

    April 9, 2013

    All events are open to the public. Week-Long Events in the CMU: Post Secret Memorial Tree Silent Auction - Proceeds go to FirstLink Tuesday: SafeZone Training: 4 p.m. CMU Underground Christ...

  • 1 in 10 Process Group

    April 9, 2013

    Are you a member of the LGBT Community or a person questioning your sexual orientation? Feel like you have no one to talk to about your issues? Come to the 1 in 10 process group. This is a safe and...

  • Visit with President Szymanski

    April 9, 2013

    President Edna Szymanski offers MSUM students the opportunity to visit with her on Wednesday, April 10 between the hours of 10 a.m. to 12 (noon) in the Office of the President, Owens Hall 203. MSUM...

  • Safe Zone Training open to faculty and students

    April 9, 2013

    This week is Suicide Awareness Week. If you are interested in coming to Safe Zone Training, one is being hosted for faculty and students today at 4 p.m. in the Underground in the CMU. Please come and ...

  • Apply to be on Student Senate

    April 9, 2013

    Are you a student leader? Are you interested in becoming more involved on your campus? Then apply to be on Student Senate! Open seats include all Academic seats (Arts & Humanities, Business &am...

  • Keri Pickett’s film to premiere at film festival

    April 8, 2013

    The Fabulous Ice Age, a film about the history of figure skating by MSUM Art & Design alum Keri Pickett, '82, is set to premiere at the Minneapolis International Film Festival Sunday, April 14, at...

  • Volunteer and Service Fair is today

    April 8, 2013

    Don't miss this opportunity to explore volunteer, service-learning, and internship opportunities with over 40 nonprofits from the Fargo-Moorhead area. Stop by the CMU ballroom between 10 a.m.-1 p.m. t...

  • Woodlands and High Plains Powwow April 13

    April 8, 2013

    The 24th Annual Woodlands and High Plains Powwow is Saturday, April 13, on the MSUM campus, Nemzek Fieldhouse. The Woodlands and High Plains Powwow is one of the most popular cultural events in the Fa...

  • Freshmen initiated into Alpha Lambda Delta

    April 8, 2013

    This spring 70 MSU Moorhead freshmen were initiated into the chapter of the Alpha Lambda Delta freshman honors society. This honor goes to freshmen who achieve a 3.5 GPA their first semester, and are ...

  • Join LRM Tuesday in the CMU

    April 8, 2013

    Do you want to grow stronger in Christ while having Fun? Join LRM Family Campus Ministry Tuesday from 8:30-9:30 p.m. in the CMU Underground. Great Praise and Worship! Free refreshments! See yo...

  • Relay for Life luminary sale

    April 8, 2013

    The MSUM Biosciences team will have luminaries to decorate in the CMU Tuesday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (or until the luminaries run out). Any donations to help fundraising for Relay for Life wil...

  • Bad Weather Burlesque, Rethink Dance, and Drag Performances brought to you by Dragons After Dark

    April 5, 2013

    Friday, April 5 Dragons After Dark is bringing in Bad Weather Burlesque, Rethink Dance, and Drag Performances. We'll be having a social hour from 8:30-9 p.m. then from 9 p.m.-12 a.m. the performances ...

  • IT Helpdesk and Dragon Card Office Friday hour changes

    April 5, 2013

    Helpdesk Friday, April 5 the IT Helpdesk will be moving to its new location on the first floor of the Library, room 122. Hours for the remainder of the spring semester will be as follows: • Monday ...

  • Second Art & Design exhibition April 18

    April 5, 2013

    The Department of Art & Design at Minnesota State University Moorhead, invites the public to the reception for the Bachelor of Art/Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #2 on Thursd...

  • Deborah White invited to conference at the White House

    April 4, 2013

    Dr. Deborah White, Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, has been invited to participate in a conference at the White House April 22 as part of a new White House initiative to promote leadersh...

  • Music Industry graduate releases tracks mastered by former instructor

    April 4, 2013

    Music Industry graduate Troy McFarland, ’09, released twelve tracks mastered by his former instructor, Ryan Jackson, Music Industry, in Jackson’s home recording studio. Watch his latest single, a musi...

  • Spring flood preparations taking place, MSUM in good shape

    April 4, 2013

    A combination of rain and snow is expected this weekend, which could raise flood chances in the Red River Valley. However, due to MSUM’s elevation, the university would not need extensive protection...

  • MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Friday

    April 4, 2013

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Analyzing Brightness Variance of an SX Phoenicis Star (XX Cyg) Shouvik Bhattacharya Department of Physics & Astronomy | Minnesota State Uni...

  • Kind-Hearted Woman discussion tonight

    April 4, 2013

    April 1 and 2, PBS presented the worldwide premiere of Kind Hearted Woman—an unforgettable portrait of Robin Charboneau, a 31-year-old Oglala Sioux woman living on North Dakota’s Spirit Lake Reservati...

  • Buffalo River Trail Run registration open

    April 4, 2013

    The 3rd annual Buffalo River Trail Run will be held on Saturday, June 1. Minnesota State University Moorhead's Regional Science Center and Buffalo River State Park will host this 5K/10K run starting ...

  • Location Change - IT Helpdesk, DragonCards and Labs

    April 4, 2013

    Helpdesk Friday, April 5, the IT Helpdesk will be moving to its new location on the first floor of the Library, room 122. Hours for the remainder of the spring semester will be as follows: Monday -...

  • English students present at international convention

    April 4, 2013

    English students presented at Sigma Tau Delta (English Honor Society) International Convention in Portland, Ore. Dragon-Digest-STD-Convention-Report-1...

  • Let's Play!

    April 4, 2013

    Join the Intramural Program in a friendly game of Cricket Thursday, April 4, at 7 p.m. in Nemzek Hall: Gym 113 Also- check out our Glow in the Dark Dodgeball game Thursday, April 11, at 7 p.m. in N...

  • Avoid lines and get your tickets early for Christopher Carter

    April 4, 2013

    The mentalist/illusionist/freakout artist Christopher Carter is back at MSUM! The event takes place in the Hansen Theatre on Tuesday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. as part of Suicide Awareness Week. Tickets...

  • Don't miss the Volunteer and Service Fair

    April 4, 2013

    Don't miss the Volunteer and Service Fair Monday, April 8, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the CMU ballroom. Find out about volunteer, service-learning, and internship opportunities for yourself or a group you...

  • 50th Celebration of Nations Saturday

    April 3, 2013

    50th Celebration of Nations is on Saturday, April 6th from 6 to 10 p.m. Children's World will be from 4-6 p.m. in the Comstock Memorial Union ballroom. Along with this being the 50th year of hosting t...

  • First Year Experience Task Force hosts open forums

    April 3, 2013

    The First Year Experience Task Force will host open forums on Thursday, April 4, at the following times: 8:30 a.m. in CMU 227, 10:30 a.m. in CMU 203 and 3:30 p.m. in CMU 207. The purpose of the forums...

  • Physics major attended the American Physical Society’s Annual March Meeting

    April 3, 2013

    Physics major Shouvik Bhattacharya (senior) attended the American Physical Society’s (APS) Annual March Meeting in Baltimore, MD during the weekend of March 16-19. Bhattacharya presented his senior ye...

  • Use Library entrance on north side

    April 3, 2013

    Reminder: Beginning April 1, the only entrance to the library is through the new north entrance near the CMU. The Library’s Check Out desk and Interlibrary Loan office will also be in new temporary lo...

  • Graduate Student Lectures

    April 3, 2013

    Tuesday, April 2 CMU-203 3:30-4 p.m. Presentation 1: Bullying Prevention in Middle School- Jodi Stauss-Stassen, MS in Nursing, 2012 4-4:15 p.m. Coffee/Snacks 4:15-4:45 p.m. Presentation 2: Technolo...

  • Eurospring information session Thursday

    April 3, 2013

    Students who are interested in Eurospring 2014 are invited to an information session Thursday, April 4 at 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., or 6:30 p.m. in CMU 208. Faculty leader Tom Brandau; Director of Study Abro...

  • Wellness Center Body Pump Launch

    April 3, 2013

    Join Kyle, Liz & Ashley for a new Body Pump Class. Come try out the new format and new music! Saturday, April 6 at 1 p.m. We have lots of body pump shirts and other prizes to win for partici...

  • Draft SAC schedule available

    March 29, 2013

    The second draft of the schedule for the Student Academic Conference is available. At this website, you can sort and search presentations by department, student name, keyword ("environment" returns 32...

  • April 1-Use new north entrance to Library; March 29-31-Library Closed

    March 29, 2013

    Friday, March 29, the Livingston Lord Library is closed for renovation-related moving. The Library is also closed March 30-31. When it reopens on April 1, use the new north entrance near the CMU. The ...

  • Dr. Conteh gives lecture today on women’s rights

    March 28, 2013

    Women’s Rights are Human Rights Dr. Andrew Conteh, Department of Political Science Thursday, March 28, in BR 154 starting at 12:15 p.m....

  • Suicide Awareness events April 8-12

    March 28, 2013

    Dragon Entertainment Group, along with the MSUM Wellness Educators, hosts the 3rd Annual Suicide Awareness Week April 8 - 12 on campus. A variety of events take place during the week including speaker...

  • Easter break hours - IT Helpdesk and Labs

    March 28, 2013

    Helpdesk: Friday, March 29 and Monday, April 1, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. then back to regular hours of 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2 Library Labs: Library Labs will maintain regular hours. CB L...

  • MSUM Internship and Career Fair

    March 27, 2013

    March 27, 1-3 p.m.  CMU Ballroom Free and open to all students! Local employers and non-profits will be on campus today recruiting students for internships, part-time and full-time employment op...

  • Graduate student lectures

    March 27, 2013

    Tuesday, April 2, CMU 203 3:30-4 Presentation 1: Bullying Prevention in Middle School- Jodi Stauss-Stassen, MS in Nursing, 2012 4-4:15 Coffee/Snacks 4:15-4:45 Presentation 2: Technology for Aphasia...

  • Wellness Center Easter holiday building hours

    March 27, 2013

    Thursday, March 28 — 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday, March 29– Sunday, March 31 CLOSED Monday, April 1 — 10 a.m.-12 a.m. ROCK WALL Closed Thursday, March 28—Monday, April 1 No Group Exercise Classes ...

  • College Republicans discuss state convention

    March 27, 2013

    There will be a College Republicans meeting today, March 27, at 7:30 p.m. in CMU 207. All are welcome; we will be discussing the upcoming College Republican State Convention. https://www.facebook.c...

  • Peace Corps information session today

    March 27, 2013

    Curious about the Peace Corps and all it has to offer? Come to an information session Wednesday, March 27, from 5 - 6 p.m. in CMU 205. www.peacecorps.gov...

  • Mass Communications students receive Mark of Excellence Awards

    March 26, 2013

    The following entries have been selected to receive Region 6 Mark of Excellence Awards.  The actual place awarded will be announced at the awards ceremony April 12-13 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Bloo...

  • March Major Madness Covers Spectrum of Career Exploration

    March 26, 2013

    Workshops to help find the right career for YOU! March Major Madness is a series of workshops to help students with all facets of career exploration—discovering interests, learning about major...

  • Public reception for the Juried Student Exhibition, Juror-TJ Norris

    March 26, 2013

    The Department of Art & Design at Minnesota State University Moorhead, invites the public to the reception for the Juried Student Exhibition, Juror-TJ Norris, on Thursday, March 28 from 4 to 6 p.m...

  • One week until Library entrance changes

    March 26, 2013

    Reminder that beginning Monday, April 1, the access to the Library will be via the new north entrance, near the CMU. This will be the only entrance into the library until the completion of the renovat...

  • Dragon Fire Walk Registration NOW OPEN!

    March 26, 2013

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Supporters and fans of the Minnesota State University Moorhead athletic department can mark down the date of April 27 for the 8th Annual Dragon Fire Walk for Athletics, which...

  • Paralegal students host scholarship fundraiser at local Applebee’s

    March 26, 2013

    Saturday, April 13, MSPAM is holding a Flapjack Fundraiser at the Applebee’s on 2001 16th St. N Fargo. From 8 a.m. to 10 a.m, Applebee’s will be serving up short stacks of pancakes for a TALL cause. T...

  • Film Loop radio show continues tonight

    March 26, 2013

    The Film Loop radio show continues tonight, Tuesday, March 26, at 9 p.m. on KMSC Dragon Radio. The Film Loop Radio Show is an extension of The Film Loop club at MSUM, a club dedicated to film discussi...

  • CMU modifies hours March 28-April 1

    March 26, 2013

    The Comstock Memorial Union will be open March 28-April 1 with modified hours and limited services. Please refer to the attached schedule for details about offices and service areas. Enjoy the break! ...

  • 1 in 10 Process Group

    March 26, 2013

    Are you a member of the LGBT community or a person questioning your sexual orientation? Feel like you have no one to talk to about your issues? Come to the 1 in 10 process group. This is a safe ...

  • Solar System Ambassadors are trying to make learning a science affair

    March 25, 2013

    MSUM grads and Planetarium Assistant named Solar System Ambassadors in NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. By: Anna G. Larson, INFORUM FARGO – “To infinity and beyond” is more than Buzz Lightyear’...

  • The Guitar studio presents recital

    March 25, 2013

    The Guitar studio of Michael J. Krajewski will present a recital March 26, at 7:30 p.m. in Gaede Theater. Student performances by Rachel Burckhard, Michael Lauer, Riley Gutormson, Conor Lee, Matt Seid...

  • Register for the third annual Buffalo River Trail Run

    March 25, 2013

    The 3rd annual Buffalo River Trail Run will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2013. Minnesota State University Moorhead's Regional Science Center and Buffalo River State Park will host this 5K/10K run s...

  • Recycle your phone books

    March 25, 2013

    The new phone books have arrived, and the Office of Campus Sustainability would like to offer this friendly reminder to please recycle your old phone books. They are collecting them in a large green t...

  • CADT hosts alumni workshop

    March 25, 2013

    Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies recently hosted an alumni workshop for its current students. The three-hour event , which included nine recent graduates from Film Studies and Graphic Communicat...

  • Spread the Word to End the Word

    March 25, 2013

    Spread the Word to End the Word™ is an ongoing effort by Special Olympics, Best Buddies and our supporters to raise the consciousness of society about the dehumanizing and hurtful effects of the R-wor...

  • Green Dragons extend Caught Green-Handed event

    March 25, 2013

    The Green Dragons will be extending the Caught Green-handed event to next week, March 25-28! If one of the Green Dragons catches you recycling, you'll get a RecycleMania sticker, and they'll take y...

  • Seeking volunteers for 2nd Chance Career Fair and Project Community Connect

    March 25, 2013

    Volunteers are needed to complete tasks from registration to assisting in the clothing closet. Selecting a specific task may be done online. The event takes place on May 1 at the Fargo Dome, register ...

  • Anthropology students attend Nobel Prize Forum

    March 22, 2013

    Undergraduate Anthropology majors Andrea Kochensparger and Diana Oster attended the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize Forum in Minneapolis March 8-10 along with their advisor Dr. Bruce Roberts, Ant...

  • MFA Department hosts readings in Spirit Room

    March 22, 2013

    The MFA Department will host a series of readings this spring at the Spirit Room in downtown Fargo. The purpose is to showcase the student writers of the MFA in Creative Writing program. Didn't know M...

  • Local professionals talk workplace ethics today on campus

    March 21, 2013

    MSUM Ethics Day noon panel is open to the public Matt VonPinnon, editor of The Forum; Birch Burdick, Cass County state’s attorney; and Paul Richard, chief legal officer, Sanford Health, are among a...

  • Register for the last Intramural session of the year

    March 21, 2013

    Get your Intramural team registered for the last Intramural session of the year. Check out the new power leagues for volleyball, basketball, and flag football. We are also offering free admission to w...

  • Wellness Center Easter hours

    March 21, 2013

    Thursday, March 28 — Open 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday, March 29– Sunday, March 31 CLOSED Monday, April 1— Open 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Rock Wall Closed Thursday, March 28—Monday, April 1 No Group Exercise ...

  • Beautiful Pakistan today

    March 20, 2013

    Wednesday, March 20, 3-4 p.m. in CMU 205 MSUM is pleased to welcome Muhammad Tufail as part of the U.S. Department of State's Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan (UGRAD Pakistan). The...

  • Library’s renovation proceeds: Closed all day March 29

    March 20, 2013

    Due to the renovation, the MSUM Livingston Lord Library will be closed Friday, March 29. The Library is also closed March 30-31 due to the break, and will reopen Monday, April 1 at 8 a.m. When the ...

  • Summer financial aid is available

    March 20, 2013

    The summer financial aid application is available online at: www.mnstate.edu/financialaid Summer is considered a third term in the academic year and uses the same FAFSA and financial information t...

  • Film Loop Journal seeking submissions

    March 20, 2013

    The Film Loop Journal is seeking submissions for its upcoming edition. If you have an article relating to film, including film reviews or essays on cinema, please send them to Conor Holt at holtco@mns...

  • Library continues to serve patrons

    March 20, 2013

    The Library will continue to retrieve materials for patrons through this spring and summer as the renovation of the 3rd and 4th floors continues. Please plan and allow approximately a one-day turnarou...

  • MSUM Photo Guild holds Spring Photo Shoot

    March 20, 2013

    The MSUM Photo Guild is having their annual Spring Photo Shoot on campus this weekend, March 23-24. There are spots available for Saturday, March 23. We have props for Easter themed photographs. It's ...

  • The Reduced Shakespeare Company Tackles Sports

    March 20, 2013

    Show spoofs everything from football to curling Sports lovers and haters can laugh together Saturday, March 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Hansen Theatre, when The ...

  • Volunteer and Service Fair

    March 20, 2013

    Looking for volunteer experience for your resume or a service project for an organization? The Volunteer and Service Fair on April 8 gives you an opportunity to visit with Fargo-Moorhead nonprofits ...

  • Tri-College Jazz Combo performs today in Fox Recital Hall

    March 19, 2013

    The Tri-College Jazz Combo, under the direction of Michael J. Krajewski, Music, will perform Tuesday, March 19 at 4:30 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall. The combo features Mike Lauer - Guitar (MSUM), Chad Han...

  • MSUM music professor composes for original Easter musical

    March 19, 2013

    Dr. Kenyon Williams, Professor of Music, will participate in the performance of an original Easter musical in Fargo this coming Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (March 22-24) at Bethel Church in South Far...

  • Three events this week to celebrate Women’s History Month

    March 19, 2013

    This week, three events will take place in the Women's Center, Bridges 154, in celebration of Women's History Month. Tuesday, March 19, at 3:30 p.m., Shannon Terry, Department of Sociology and Crimina...

  • Guest speaker to lecture on plant restoration

    March 19, 2013

    Linda Different Cloud, an ethnobotanist whose work focuses on the ecological restoration of culturally important plants, will present a lecture titled “Restoring Plants, Restoring People: Ecological R...

  • Third annual Walk a Mile In Her Shoes is March 24

    March 19, 2013

    Third Annual Walk a Mile In Her Shoes® at MSUM Sunday, March 24 CMU Main Lounge and Ballroom Registration begins at 2 p.m. Event begins at 3 p.m. Walk-a-Mile-Poster_2013...

  • Internationally recognized photographer comes to MSUM

    March 19, 2013

    Photographer Daniel Mirer will meet in March with students studying photography at MSUM, and talk about his work at a free public lecture Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. in MSUM’s King Hall. Mirer has...

  • MSUM brings Chinese pipa player to campus

    March 19, 2013

    Chinese pipa player Gao Hong performs Wednesday, March 20, at 8 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall in the Dille Center for the Arts on the MSUM campus.  A pre-performance lecture and demonstration take place at...

  • Office of Campus Sustainability updates

    March 15, 2013

    The new phone books have arrived, and the Office of Campus Sustainability would like to remind you to recycle your old phone books. They are collecting them in a large green tote located near the elev...

  • Women’s Health Research Conference held at the University of Minnesota

    March 15, 2013

    The University of Minnesota is hosting the 10th annual Women’s Health Research Conference called Optimizing Women’s Health Through a Life Course Approach. The conference is Sept. 16, 2013. Visit th...

  • Two MSUM students testify before Minnesota House Education Policy Committee

    March 14, 2013

    Two MSUM School of Teaching and Learning students, Kayla Vandenheuval and Kristen Fildes, testified before the Minnesota House Education Policy Committee. The students met with Senator Eken and Repres...

  • Student dragon news listserv changes to a daily digest

    March 14, 2013

    As of March 18, 2013 the student dragon news listserv will be deactivated, and the university will implement a digest format for Student News. The intent of the digested Student News is to limit the a...

  • Math graduate to return to campus for Q&A

    March 8, 2013

    Eric Eager, who graduated in 2008 with a B.S. in mathematics, and went on to complete a Ph.D. in Mathematical Biology at University of Nebraska Lincoln, will be on campus Tuesday, March 19. He will ho...

  • Library hours for spring break

    March 8, 2013

    Library Hours for Spring Break: March 9 – 10: Closed March 11 – 15: Open 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. March 16: Closed March 17: Open 6 p.m. — 11:45 p.m. Regular library hours will resume on Monday, Ma...

  • EEC hosts open gym Saturday

    March 8, 2013

    EEC Open Gym! The Early Education Center will be open to the community this Saturday from 10 to noon. Come check out the Center and play in the gym. This event is for children 16 months to age 6 and t...

  • Campus Post Office spring break hours

    March 8, 2013

    Monday, March 11 through Friday, March 15 the campus Post Office window will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

  • Yesterday's alerts about shooting in Moorhead

    March 7, 2013

    Yesterday Public Safety sent alerts via e2Campus about a shooting near MSUM. The alert was cancelled at 6:22 p.m. Moorhead police are investigating the shooting. You can read more at Inforum.com. ...

  • Sheri Erickson presents paper at MBAA International Conference

    March 7, 2013

    Sheri Erickson, School of Business, presented the paper "Using Communication Theory to Analyze Corporate Reporting Strategies: A Study of the Health Care Industry" on Feb. 28 at the MBAA International...

  • Film students attend Will Weaver lecture

    March 7, 2013

    Thirty students from Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies attended a lecture on adapting literature to film, given by award-winning Minnesota author, Will Weaver. The presentation, "From Fiction to ...

  • CMU’s spring break hours

    March 7, 2013

    The Comstock Memorial Union will have modified hours during spring break. March 8 – 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 9-10 - Closed March 11-15- 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 16 - Closed March 17 – 3 p.m. to 12 ...

  • Wellness Center spring break hours

    March 7, 2013

    Friday, March 8 -6 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, March 9 & Sunday, March 10 – CLOSED Monday, March 11 –Friday, March 15  - 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, March 16 –CLOSED Sunday, March 17 –Regular Hours ...

  • IT Helpdesk and labs spring break hours

    March 7, 2013

    Helpdesk: Monday – Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Library Labs: Library Labs will maintain regular hours CB Labs: The CB labs will be closed as of March 8 at 4 p.m., they will remain closed through ...

  • Mass Communications students win awards

    March 6, 2013

    Several MSUM Mass Communications students received awards at the 56th annual Addy Awards held in Fargo Feb. 22. This statewide advertising competition, conducted by the American Advertising Federation...

  • Internationally-recognized photographer comes to MSUM

    March 6, 2013

    Photographer Daniel Mirer will meet in March with students studying photography at MSUM, and talk about his work at a free public lecture Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. in MSUM’s King Hall...

  • Openings still available for wills and health care directives

    March 6, 2013

    Do you have a health care directive (f/k/a Living Will)? Do you need a will? Health Care Directives The Elder Law class (Para 416), as part of an academic service learning project, is offering to ...

  • Campus Post Office 2013 spring break hours

    March 6, 2013

    From March 11-15 the campus Post Office window will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....

  • The Global Warming Stew lecture tonight

    March 5, 2013

    Chop up science, add religion, simmer in politics Minnesota State University Moorhead's Department of Anthropology and Earth Science professor, Russ Colson, will give a lecture on global warming Tu...

  • Two cast members of “The Buried Life” coming to MSUM

    March 5, 2013

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead Dragon Entertainment Group is proud to bring “The Buried Life” to Hansen Theater, Wednesday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. As seen on MTV, they are “four regular guys on...

  • Two events to celebrate “Sewing Seeds: International Women’s Day Eve”

    March 5, 2013

    Women's and Gender Studies and the Women's Center are sponsoring two events in celebration of “Sewing Seeds: International Women's Day Eve,” Thursday, March 7.  The first event is a Women's Center Ope...

  • BA/BS/BFA exhibition reception Thursday

    March 5, 2013

    The Department of Art & Design at Minnesota State University Moorhead invites the public to the reception for the Spring Bachelor of Art/Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition #1 on ...

  • Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Friday

    March 5, 2013

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Yes We Can -Do Theory In Membrane Biophysics Sylvio May, Associate Professor Department of Physics, North Dakota State University Friday, ...

  • Volunteer and Service Fair date set

    March 5, 2013

    Save the date for the Volunteer and Service Fair on April 8 in the CMU ballroom. The Office of Student Activities and FirstLink are partnering to offer an opportunity for students, staff, and nonprofi...

  • Two MSUM students finalists at the Minnesota Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference

    March 4, 2013

    Two MSUM students, Whitney Jensen and Gavin Doppler, received awards for reaching the finals in all events they entered at the Minnesota Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference held Feb. 26 – 28...

  • Society of Physics Students (SPS) Zone 11 meeting recap

    March 4, 2013

    The Society of Physics Students (SPS) hosted a regional meeting this weekend in the Science Lab building. Undergraduate physics students from three institutions: North Dakota State University, Augusta...

  • Nursing students return from Nicaragua

    March 4, 2013

    Six RN to BSN students, along with one graduate student and nursing faculty, Jane Bergland, returned after a 10-day trip to Nicaragua. The nurses joined the MEDICO medical team in Managua then headed ...

  • Celebration of Nations celebrates 50th anniversary

    March 1, 2013

    Mark your calendar for the 50th anniversary of Celebration of Nations. Along with this being the 50th year of hosting this great event it’s also a record number of international students on our campus...

  • Sofía Villarreal-Castañeda to talk about her book

    March 1, 2013

    Sofía Villarreal-Castañeda, Department of Languages and Cultures, will talk about her book titled "Libro de cuentas y otras historias, novela corta" on Tuesday, March 5 at 5 p.m. in MacLean 164....

  • Early Education Center Open Gym Saturday

    March 1, 2013

    The Early Education Center is hosting an open gym from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 9. This event is free to the community. It is for children 16 months to 6 years of age. Children must be ac...

  • SPS weekend meeting schedule

    March 1, 2013

    The Society of Physics Students (SPS) is hosting a ZONE-11 meeting March 1-2. Below is the schedule for the weekend. SPS Schedule...

  • Avenue Q playing through March 2

    February 28, 2013

    Avenue Q, the third production of the MSUM Theatre Department, continues nightly through March 2. All shows start promptly at 7:30 p.m.  in the Hansen Theatre in the Roland Dille Center for the Arts o...

  • The MSUM SPS hosts a regional meeting this weekend

    February 28, 2013

    The Society of Physics Students (SPS) at Minnesota State University Moorhead is hosting the SPS Zone 11 meet-up over this weekend, March 1-2. The MSUM SPS chapter belongs to Zone 11, which encompasses...

  • Paralegal students draft wills and health care directives for free

    February 28, 2013

    Wills-FREE Health Care Directives - FREE -Faculty, Staff and Students Do you have a health care directive (f/k/a Living Will)? Do you need a will? Health Care Directives The Elder Law class (Pa...

  • Set Yourself Apart with a Certificate in Professional Writing

    February 28, 2013

    According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the need for technical writing is expected to grow 17 percent from 2010 to 2020. In order to prepare MSUM graduates, as well as professional and business peo...

  • Graphic communications student earns advertising scholarship

    February 27, 2013

    Congratulations to graphic communications student Juan Reyes who received the Larry Gauper Advertising Creativity Scholarship February 22. Reyes earned the $500 scholarship for demonstrating exception...

  • MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Friday

    February 27, 2013

    MSUM Physics & Astronomy Seminar Series Presents: Bending and Breaking Confined Polymers Andrew B. Croll, Ph.D Assistant Professor Department of Physics, North Dakota State University Mar...

  • Server updates scheduled for tonight

    February 27, 2013

    Server updates are scheduled for Wednesday night from 10 p.m. until 2 a.m. Slight interruptions in services may occur during these updates. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the he...

  • “Assumptions Based on Accent” one of many SAC presentations

    February 26, 2013

    First impressions can be deceiving, and MSUM senior Elizabeth Fink will talk about her research that supports that assertion at the 15th annual Student Academic Conference (SAC) on April 16. “Assumpti...

  • Art and Design alum gives campus presentation

    February 26, 2013

    Colloquium Event: “Design for humans” Humans have problems. Loads of them. One of those problems is not needing another flavor of pop tart. Or a better ironic t-shirt. As designers, we have the uni...

  • Discuss sustainability program ideas this Friday

    February 26, 2013

    Please reserve Friday, March 1, for the first "Free Lunch/Free Conversations" event hosted by the Physics Department and the Faculty Development Center. All interested in discussing sustainability pro...

  • Guest lecturer, Dr. Rose Brewer, gives talk today

    February 25, 2013

    Dr. Rose Brewer, Guest Lecturer: Monday, Feb. 25, 7 p.m., King Hall Auditorium (King 110) "Creating a Socially Just University: A Critical Discussion of Gender, Race, and Class" Dr. Rose Brewer...

  • Musical tackles twenty-something angst with humor and pathos

    February 25, 2013

    Avenue Q’s puppets funny but not necessarily family-friendly Avenue Q, the third production of the MSUM Theatre Department, opens Wednesday, Feb. 27, and continues nightly through March 2. All ...

  • Psychology faculty, graduate students presented at national conference

    February 25, 2013

    School Psychology faculty and graduate students presented at national conference in Seattle. Dr. Peg Potter and graduate student Mike Porter presented a poster, "One Probe Versus Three Probes in Bench...

  • Autographed Kevin Sorbo books available

    February 25, 2013

    There are five autographed, hard cover Kevin Sorbo books available for $30 each. There is a limited quantity, and they will be given out by first come, first serve basis. Pick up the books in the a...

  • Brian Wisenden and his students’ research make significant impact on field of behavioral ecology

    February 22, 2013

    Brian Wisenden, Biosciences, has surpassed 2,000 lifetime citations to his scholarly works. His h-index is 29 (i.e., 29 papers have been cited at least 29 times) and his overall i10-index (number of p...

  • Taking care of Curie

    February 22, 2013

    Harrison Pantera, a junior at MSU Moorhead, has a real dedication to school, and it doesn’t just pertain to his studies. Everyday Pantera sets time aside to take care of Curie, an eight-year-old ig...

  • I'll stop annoying you...FILL THE FIELDHOUSE IS TOMORROW!

    February 22, 2013

    THERE ARE GAMES TONIGHT (Friday @ 6 & 8 p.m.) - Midco Sports Net will be covering the games against U-Mary.  The night features academic recognition of our student-athletes! Saturday, Feb. 23 h...

  • Open forums to be held for the Director of the Honors Program candidates

    February 22, 2013

    The Honors Program Committee would like to invite the campus community to attend two open forums next week for the Director of the Honors Program. The first open forum will be held on Tuesday, Feb....

  • Learn about medical school options and the AUC program

    February 22, 2013

    Are you interested in Medical school? Speaker Julie Mondy is an Associate Director of Admissions for the American University of the Caribbean (AUC) School of Medicine. She will be giving a presentatio...

  • Embodying Intersectionality: Feminist Perspectives on Health and Environment

    February 21, 2013

    Dr. Lisa Weasel, a biologist and interdisciplinary scholar whose work seeks to connect science and social justice, gives a public talk at Minnesota State University Moorhead Monday, March 4 at 7 p.m. ...

  • Music professor to perform recital

    February 21, 2013

    Terrie Manno, Music, and Michael Dean, professor and coordinator of keyboard studies at Oklahoma Baptist University, perform together Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Fox Recital Hall in the Roland ...

  • MSUM/UND SLHS Spring Symposium date and location announced

    February 21, 2013

    The SLHS Department would like to announce that the MSUM/UND Spring Symposium will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott in Moorhead on April 4-5, 2013. The speaker is Pamela Crooke from Social Thinkin...

  • Snow Removal Declaration in effect Feb. 21 and 22

    February 21, 2013

    The City of Moorhead’s snow removal declaration is in effect around the MSUM campus from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 21 and 22. On Thursday, February 21, no parking 8 a.m. to 8 p....

  • Free health care directives and wills prepared by the Elder Law class

    February 21, 2013

    Do you have a health care directive (f/k/a Living Will)? Do you need a will? Health Care Directives The Elder Law class (Para 416), as part of an academic service learning project, is offering to ...

  • University Archives/Northwest MN Historical Center

    February 21, 2013

    Because of renovation to the 4th floor of the Library, access for materials needed from the University Archives/Northwest MN Historical Center will be limited. For assistance, questions, or concerns, ...

  • Medical Laboratory Science major receives ASCP Scholarship

    February 20, 2013

    Sonam Deyki, a senior Medical Laboratory Science major, was recently awarded a $1,000 Siemens-ASCP Scholarship. ASCP partners with Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics annually to award scholarships to medi...

  • Opportunities for Women's History Month