Tim Harms appointed to the SciMathMN Board

Professor Tim Harms, Mathematics, has just completed his service on the Minnesota Mathematics Standards Revision Committee. He has been appointed to a two year term on the SciMathMN Board and will be serving on the Standards & Frameworks Committee. SciMathMN brings together a statewide STEM community to promote equitable and accessible STEM learning and workforce participation, empower lifelong learning, and […]

Obituary: Kris Montis 

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our friend and long-time colleague, Kris Montis. Kris, 67, of Moorhead, joined the MSUM math department in 2001 and retired in 2020. She recently built a retirement home, where she lived with her two sisters and a family friend. Her husband, Dwayne, passed away in 2020, before the pandemic.   A […]

Physics Seminar — Hands-on Relativity with Dr. Robert Salgado

Please join us at 3PM on Friday, Apr 22 in HA325 or at the link below for a physics seminar by our very own Dr. Robert Salgado, who has extensive experience developing graphical, hands-on approaches to understanding relativity. Title: Relativity on Rotated Graph Paper… You can count on it. Abstract: We present visual calculations in special relativity using spacetime diagrams […]

Physics alumna to share continuing research in SAC keynote address

MSUM alumna Dr. Heather Cegla (she/they) will share her research experience with others as the keynote speaker at the Student Academic Conference on Tuesday, April 5.  Heather earned a bachelor of science in physics with an emphasis in astronomy and a minor in mathematics. The Dilworth native is as an assistant professor and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) Future Leaders Fellow at the […]