Meet the finalists for the Director of Athletics

MSUM has announced three finalists for the Athletic Director position. The candidates will be on campus next week, April 19, 21 and 22. The finalists include Daniel M. Garrett, J.D., athletic director at Presentation College in Aberdeen, S.D.; Thomas Wagganer, senior associate athletics director at Lindenwood University; and Chad Markuson, interim athletic director at MSU Moorhead.  “We are excited to […]

Volunteers Needed April 30 | Ron Masanz Track and Field Classic

The 35th Annual Ron Masanz Track and Field Classic will be help on April 30 from 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. For this year’s meet, Dragon Track and Field needs 30-40 volunteers to assist with jumps, throws, and hurdle crew. Please reach out to Head Track and Field Coach Ryan Milner at if you have an interest in helping throughout the […]

Dragon Faces in New Places & MSUM New Hires!

 2/14/2022  Lindsey Pederson – Account Clerk Senior Business Services Congratulations on your new position Lindsey! MSUM New Hires Please join us in welcoming the following new employees to Minnesota State University Moorhead!  Make sure to say hello and let them know It’s a GREAT day to be a Dragon!!  2/09/2022 Matt Schoh – Assistant Football Coach Athletics  2/14/2022 Emily Lauinger […]

MSUM begins search for new athletic director

A search is underway for Minnesota State University Moorhead’s new director of athletics. The position was vacated in April 2021 by long-time AD Doug Peters, who joined Prairie Heights Community Church in West Fargo, N.D., as its executive director. Chad Markuson has been serving as interim athletic director since last spring. He joined MSUM in 2011 and has served as […]