Take a look at the news stories featuring MSUM in the past several weeks. Stories are presented in chronological order.

‘Searching for Life in the Universe’ topic of talk, InForum: “Minnesota State University Moorhead will host American Astronomical Society Shapley lecturer, Terry Oswalt from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, for a free public talk on ‘Searching for Life in the Universe: Where is Everyone?’ at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 2, in Langseth Hall 104 on the MSUM campus.”

‘Titicut Follies’ ballet, coming soon to Moorhead, dances between light and dark, InForum: “The 1967 documentary ‘Titicut Follies’ looks at the lives of patients and inmates at a hospital for the criminally insane. The depiction of life in the facility, including abuse from staff, was so shocking the film was banned until 1991.”

Picturing Nam: U-S Military Photography of the Vietnam War, KFGO: “Opening reception is free and open to the public. Featured Speaker: Camilla Wilson, a former MSUM professor who has written a book on the Vietnam war.”

Another Film Legend to Visit Fargo, High Plains Reader: “Yet another legend will grace the stage of the Fargo Theatre this spring: Academy Award-winning documentarian Frederick Wiseman. Thanks to the efforts of The Fargo Theatre and MSUM’s Tom Brandau and Rebecca Sundet-Schoenwald, Wiseman will be presenting his documentary ‘Titicut Follies’ at the Fargo Theatre and hosting a Q&A after the screening.”

CSP downs Dragons in softball doubleheader, InForum: “Concordia-St. Paul cruised to victories of 9-5 and 9-0 over Minnesota State Moorhead in a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference softball doubleheader Friday at Carlander Field.”

MSUM’s Cook sets personal best at Drake Relays, InForum: “Minnesota State Moorhead high jump standout Chris Cook finished fourth at the Drake Relays on Friday.”

Higgs wins 200-meter dash at Ron Masanz Classic, InForum: “Shaquiel Higgs posted two wins for Minnesota State Moorhead Saturday at the Ron Masanz Classic at the Ron Masanz Track.”

MSUM Psychology Club Helps People Step Up to the Mental Health Stigma, KVRR: “People are stepping up to the mental health stigma. Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Psychology Club is hosting a 5K for mental health awareness.”

Memories of Mineral Water Bowl motivating MSUM football team to succeed in spring, fall training, InForum: “The Minnesota State Moorhead football team’s spring game was held Saturday, April 27, and while it was a time of refreshment, it was also a time to reflect.”

Storm places sixth for Dragons in first day of NSIC Multis, InForum: “Minnesota State Moorhead’s Summer Storm sits in sixth place in the women’s heptathlon at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Multi-Events competition on Sunday.”

Dragons swept by Mankato in softball season finale, InForum: “The Minnesota State Moorhead softball team was swept by Minnesota State-Mankato 9-1 and 3-2 Sunday in its season-finale doubleheader.”

Picturing Nam, High Plains Reader: “Minnesota State University Moorhead held their grand opening of Picturing Nam: U.S. Military Photography of the Vietnam War last Thursday at the Roland Dille Center for the Arts. The exhibition is the final installment of the Minnesota Remembers Vietnam initiative from MSUM and will run through May 25.”