Pollinator garden by campus hummingbird to bring new life to MSUM

Ecology and evolutionary biology student Patrice Delaney is helping to bring new life to MSUM by planting a pollinator garden surrounding the university’s hummingbird sculpture. The hummingbird, created and installed a few years ago by Art Professor Chris Walla and his students, sits on a gray concrete block on the lawn near the Roland Dille Center for the Arts. MSUM […]

Wallace, Bormann publish paper with NDSU colleagues

Dr. Paula Comeau, a recent Ph.D. recipient in Natural Resources Management and Policy from NDSU and adjunct instructor at MSUM, collaborated with Alison Wallace, Biosciences Dept., and Tony Bormann, CSHE Outreach Coordinator, in addition to Drs. Christina Harris and Jack Norland at NDSU to publish a study titled “Analysis of Children’s Drawings to Gain Insight into Plant Blindness.” This article […]

Lindaas and Wallace present at 2019 Noyce Summit in Washington DC

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) hosted the 2019 Noyce Summit: The Role of Teacher Preparation Programs in STEM Teacher Retention in High-Need School Districts in Washington DC July 10-12. In attendance were Steve Lindaas, Physics and Astronomy, and Alison Wallace, Biosciences, co-principal investigators with Tim Harms, Mathematics, for MSUM’s Noyce […]

Merit-based sustainability scholarships available

A merit-based Sustainability Scholarship is available to students majoring in any sustainability emphasis and are of at least sophomore status (30 credits or more). This year we expect to award scholarships of $1,000, $500, $350 and $200. Applications will be evaluated based upon the quality of the answers provided to the questions in the application form. Complete the application and […]

FDC director search: Apply to be the next director of the Faculty Development Center

Applications due on or before March 16 The current Director of Faculty Development’s term will be ending soon, so we are looking for a new individual to direct the center. Please consider this opportunity to help lead faculty development efforts at MSUM. The Faculty Development Center provides a wide array of programming and opportunities for faculty development. We look forward […]