Former MSUM faculty member and voice disorders expert Louise Pinkerton is on campus this week, working with School of Performing Arts students in the Acting for Musical Theatre course. Louise recently earned her Master’s in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Iowa. In September, she will join the outpatient team at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, where she will treat voice disorders, aphasia, dystharthria, stuttering and other communication disorders. Read the rest of this entry →
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Dr. Eduardo Pablo’s research paper titled “The Effect of Ownership Concentration and Composition on Dividends: Evidence from Latin America” has been accepted for publication in Emerging Markets Review. According to Cabell’s, the Emerging Markets Review journal has a significant influence in economics and finance and high influence in international finance. Pablo is assistant professor of finance at the Paseka School of Business. The paper is co-authored by Maximiliano González at Inalde (Colombia), Carlos Molina at IESA (Venezuela), and John Rosso at UPTC (Colombia).
Schlenner Wenner and Co., will be doing on-campus interviews for their Tax and Audit Internship program in the Career Development Center on Tuesday, September 20. If you are interested in this opportunity, please view the job description and application instructions by going to DragonJobs. The application deadline is Sunday, September 4.
Eide Bailly LLP will be doing on-campus interviews for their Accounting Internship/Summer Leadership Participant program in the Career Development Center on Wednesday, September 28. If you are interested in this opportunity, please view the job description and apply using DragonJobs. The application deadline is September 19.
The first MSUM admissions recruiter visit is on Tuesday, August 30 to kick off the travel season. We’re also visiting local high schools over the next couple of weeks to deliver Sandy’s Dragon colored donuts to counselors.
Your home away from home
By Lexi Byler
Originally constructed in the mid 60s, the Comstock Memorial Union hadn’t been renovated since 1992. Having not been fully refurbished since before most Minnesota State University Moorhead students were born, it was time for an upgrade. Read the rest of this entry →
The free add/drop deadline has passed. Students can no longer add courses via eServices. A department issued “registration permit” will be required to add any courses and must be processed in the Registrar’s Office. The permit must be signed by the student and the instructor teaching the course. Permits can be found in departments or on the Registrar’s Office website under Forms. The Registrar’s Office is located in Owens Hall 104.
Students can continue to drop courses online; however it will show as a “W” on their academic record and they will remain financially responsible for tuition and fees. Questions on tuition/fees can be directed to the Business Services Office in Owens Hall 106.
The University Writing Support Center (UWSC)—formerly known as the Write Site—will offer tutoring services for Fall semester 2016 beginning Monday, Aug. 29. Read the rest of this entry →
Pam McGee was invited by the Project Management Institute, a globally recognized project management institute, along with 15 other faculty across the globe, to help design Global Curriculum for Project Leadership classes that will used worldwide as part of the PMIteach initiative. Read the rest of this entry →
Dr. Thomas Hanson, assistant professor of finance in the Paseka School of Business, had an article published in the latest issue of the Review of Accounting and Finance. The article examines high frequency trading in a simulated stock market and the impact on volatility, liquidity and profitability. Read the rest of this entry →
The grand opening of Jamba Juice in the CMU is today! Read the rest of this entry →
Apply today to be a Dragon Caller
Want a job on campus that doesn’t require work-study and is a vital source of funding for MSUM? Become a Dragon Caller! Read the rest of this entry →
Student Organizations which currently have a campus account (334xxx or 38xxxx) , are required to send a treasurer or a budget representative to one of the four upcoming Treasurer Meetings. Read the rest of this entry →
Wednesday, Aug. 31 | 5:30 p.m. | Hagen Hall Read the rest of this entry →
Wednesday, Aug. 31 | 7 p.m. | Langseth 104 Read the rest of this entry →
Wednesday, Aug. 31 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Intercultural Center (CMU 121) Read the rest of this entry →
Tuesday, Aug. 30 | 3-4 p.m. | MacLean 169 Read the rest of this entry →
Join fellow Dragons and friends as we tour Minnesota’s most spirited wineries, breweries and distilleries Sept. 16-18! Our three-day educational and entertaining journey will take us to Osakis, New Ulm, Mankato, Stillwater and Alexandria. Whether we’re learning more about the beer-making process or stomping our feet in grapes, this mini trip is a great way to learn, connect and spend a beautiful fall weekend together! This tour is open to everyone 21 or older, Dragon alumni or not. Read the rest of this entry →
Friday, Sept. 9 | Moorview Soccer Complex Read the rest of this entry →
Tuesday, Sept. 20 | 6-7:30 p.m. | CMU 205 Read the rest of this entry →