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Faculty & Staff appreciation day at Dragon volleyball tonight

Posted on October 21, 2016

Friday, Oct. 21 | 7 p.m. | Nemzek

MSUM faculty and staff will receive free admission to the Dragons volleyball game on Friday night against Upper Iowa with their MSUM ID as a thank you for all the hard work they put into making MSUM a great place to work and learn.

FREE silent horror movie screening

Posted on October 21, 2016

Friday, Oct. 28 | 7 p.m. | Glasrud Auditorium, Weld Hall

The featured film is “The Man Who Laughs,” a 1928 horror film starring Conrad Veidt. The movie will be accompanied by live organ music.

Carney presents at aging and disability conference

Posted on October 21, 2016

Dr. Jeremy Carney presents the opening keynote address at the 2016 Northern Plains Conference on Aging and Disability. The presentation was entitled “Social Work Practice Ethics and Social Media.” Read the rest of this entry →

Diversity Dialogue: New Americans

Posted on October 21, 2016

October 27 | 3 to 4 p.m. | Intercultural Center – CMU 121

Facilitated by MSUM Professor C. Munene Mugi

Questions? Contact Diversity and Inclusion at 218.477.2652.

Innovation Value Topic of MSUM Workshop

Posted on October 20, 2016

Featuring Best-selling Author, Business Strategist Patrick Stroh

MSUM will host a workshop on “Innovation Value” Friday, Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the university’s Center for Business 111.  Read the rest of this entry →

HLC Visit Facts

Posted on October 20, 2016

What are the current criteria for re-accreditation?

MSUM’s report will address the following five criteria:

  1. Mission: The institution’s mission is clear and articulated publicly; it guides the institution’s operations.
  2. Integrity: Ethical and Responsible Conduct: The institution acts with integrity; its conduct is ethical and responsible.
  3. Teaching and Learning: Quality, Resources, and Support: The institution provides high quality education, wherever and however its offerings are delivered.
  4. Teaching and Learning: Evaluation and Improvement: The institution demonstrates responsibility for the quality of its educational programs, learning environments, and support services, and it evaluates their effectiveness for student learning through processes designed to promote continuous improvement.
  5. Resources, Planning, and Institutional Effectiveness: The institution’s resources, structures, and processes are sufficient to fulfill its mission, improve the quality of its educational offerings, and respond to future challenges and opportunities. The institution plans for the future.

HLC Site visit – April 23-25, 2017

HLC Website

2016-17 Go Pink Scholarship Applications Due Dec. 5

Posted on October 20, 2016

Applications for the MSUM Go Pink Scholarship are due on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016.  The scholarship is awarded to a student-athlete and a non-student-athlete who have been directly affected by cancer. Award amounts are between $200 – $1,000 and will be awarded for the spring 2017 semester. Scholarship applications are available in the Athletic Department office, NZ 106 or download the application here.

The Go Pink with the Dragons Scholarship was founded in 2012 by the Minnesota State University Moorhead Athletic department from funds raised by the annual Go Pink initiative. Learn more about the Go Pink Scholarship here. Read the rest of this entry →

3 New Planetarium Shows This Fall

Posted on October 20, 2016

The MSUM Planetarium began featuring three brand new shows on Oct. 1! The Saturday Morning Children’s show is The Weather.  This show follows a young girl as she learns about seasons, weather, clouds and the water cycle.  Recommended for children up to grade 2.  Sundays we are showcasing our other two new shows:  Did An Asteroid Really Kill the Dinosaurs and Dark Matter MysteryRead the rest of this entry →

Women’s and Gender Studies Colloquium

Posted on October 20, 2016

Friday, Oct. 21 | 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Women’s Center

Please join us for the Women’s and Gender Studies October Colloquium Talk Friday, Oct. 21 from 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Women’s Center.  Read the rest of this entry →

Willly Wonka Grocery Bag Bingo

Posted on October 20, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 25 | 7 p.m. | CMU Ballroom

Grocery Bag Bingo is back! This time will be a world of pure imagination with Willy Wonka Grocery Bag Bingo in the CMU Ballroom at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25. You could be going home with a full bag of groceries!

Prepare for the Career Fair

Posted on October 20, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 25 | 4-6 p.m. | CMU 205  Read the rest of this entry →

Come See Your New CMU and Celebrate #DragonLife at MSUM

Posted on October 20, 2016

Tuesday, Oct. 25 | 12-6 p.m. | CMU

Don’t miss out on free mini cupcakes, popcorn, coupons, video games, buttons, prizes, and more!  Read the rest of this entry →

Imani Winds Shares Musical Virtuosity, Inspires Youth

Posted on October 20, 2016

Thursday, Nov. 3 | 7:30 p.m. | Weld Hall

If you’ve never heard a woodwind quintet, you should start by hearing one of the best in the country. GRAMMY-nominated Imani Winds performs Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in Weld Hall on the MSUM campus. The event is the second in this year’s Chery Nelson Lossett Performing Arts Series.  Read the rest of this entry →

Etiquette Dinner

Posted on October 20, 2016

Thursday, Oct. 27 | 6-8:30 p.m. | CMU Ballroom, Section 200C  Read the rest of this entry →

Submit the 2017-2018 FAFSA Now

Posted on October 19, 2016

There are two significant changes to the 2017-2018 FAFSA. The first change is the application date rolled back from Jan. 1, 2017 to Oct. 1, 2016. The second change addresses the income and tax information used to complete the FAFSA.

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Preferred Name Update

Posted on October 19, 2016


MSUM students, faculty and staff: We are happy to inform you that if you have or will request a preferred name, you can now request a replacement Dragon ID card that will include your preferred name. To request a new Dragon ID card, please stop by the IT Helpdesk, which is located in the Library. Without using your legal name, the US Bank functions will be removed from your ID card.  Read the rest of this entry →

TriBeta Annual Plant Sale

Posted on October 19, 2016

Oct. 18-19 | 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Langseth Hall Atrium

Come support TriBeta! We will have beautiful plants available. Visit the Langseth Hall Atrium Tuesday, Oct. 18 and Wednesday, Oct. 19 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 from $1 to $8. TriBeta will also be selling some cool new t-shirts this year for $10 each.  Read the rest of this entry →

Presidential Debate Watch Party

Posted on October 19, 2016

Wednesday, Oct. 19 | 8 p.m. | CB 109

Come eat pizza with Students United and watch the final presidential debate on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. in the Center for Business, room 109.  Read the rest of this entry →

Department of Physics and Astronomy Seminar Series: Seven Short Experiments

Posted on October 19, 2016

Friday, Oct. 21 | 3 p.m. | Hagen 325  Read the rest of this entry →

Affinity Plus Member Appreciation Week

Posted on October 19, 2016

It’s member appreciation week at Affinity Plus, Oct. 17-21.  Read the rest of this entry →

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