Fast Response Outreach: Goal Met by Faculty to Unlock Scholarships

Last spring, through the Fast Response Initiative, the goal was set for each college to send out individual messaging to 90 percent of the admitted students in their college. Completing this goal by June 1 would unlock $1,500 in scholarship funds! We are excited to announce that all colleges achieved this goal. More than 30 faculty, staff, and administrators helped […]

Dragon Faces in New Places & New Hires!

Dragon Faces in New Places! Start Date:  8/2/2021 Amanda DeLaPointe – OAS Senior School of Art, School of Media, Arts & Design, School of Entertainment Industries & Technology Congratulations on your new position Amanda! MSUM New Hires Please join us in welcoming a new employee to Minnesota State University Moorhead!  Make sure to say hello and let her know It’s […]

Giese joins MSUM Foundation board

Meet Lisa Giese, one of the MSUM Foundation’s newest board members. She brings a wealth of knowledge and is looking forward to sharing her time and talents with MSUM. She graduated from MSUM in 1999 with a degree in accounting and currently works for Marvin Windows and Doors in Fargo. Welcome, Lisa! Foundation Feature: Lisa Giese (

Hansen presents economic recovery insights and outlook to the Moorhead Rotary Club

Dr. T. J. Hansen presented “Economic Recovery and COVID-19:  An Update,” at the Tuesday, July 27, 2021 meeting of the Moorhead Rotary Club.  After first speaking to the Rotarians on this topic in summer 2020, she returned to highlight characteristics of the economic recoveries that have occurred in the Fargo-Moorhead region and nationally over the last year.  Hansen’s economic outlook […]