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  • Club Baseball Team Places Nationally

    MSUM Dragon Baseball Club attends Division II World Series By Danielle Rebel It was a year of firsts for the MSUM Dragon Baseball Club. The Dragons made it to the National Club Baseball Association (NCBA) Division II World Series after placing first in the District V Tournament. According to the Week 24 Division II National [...]

    Student journalists, broadcasters bring home honors

    Fifteen students and two mass communications classes took home 25 awards at the 2014 North Dakota Professional Communicators (NDPC) College Communications Contest, held on May 9. The NDPC contest is devoted to the advancement of student communicators by recognizing their work in communications throughout the year. A total of 85 awards were presented in 34 [...]

    MSUM chemistry major Connie Anderson selected as a Chemistry Ambassador

    MSUM Chemistry major Connie Anderson was selected as a Chemistry Ambassador for her work on active chemical demonstration display cases. The Chemistry Ambassadors program is sponsored by the American Chemical Society. Connie was selected and interviewed at the 247th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition in Dallas, and her work is highlighted in a [...]

    Biosciences faculty and undergraduates publish paper in international peer-reviewed journal Hydrobiologia

    Brian Wisenden, Dan McEwen, Bee Wisenden and Ellen Brisch, Biosciences faculty, and Tony Stumbo, Pat Self, Biosciences Undergraduates, have published a paper in the international peer-reviewed journal Hydrobiologia, entitled “Co-evolution of offspring antipredator competence and parental brood defense in convict cichlids”. This paper is the culmination of 20 years of research from field sites in [...]

    Moorhead student graduating after doctors said she probably wouldn’t

    By: Kevin Wallevand, WDAY Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) – When students at MSUM walk across the stage to receive their diplomas in a few days it will be a celebration for all and a special victory for one. View the video here. We first met Kayla Dumas in 2007. She had survived a terrible car [...]

    MSUM student reflects on journey from refugee to college graduate

    By: By Merrie Sue Holtan, Variety contributor, INFORUM MOORHEAD – Dalila Nurkic has no idea what she looked like as a baby. The 22-year-old has no baby pictures or mementos from early childhood. Dalila has no memory of enemy soldiers taking over their family home in Gracac, Bosnia, on Aug. 7, 1993. During that time, [...]

    MSUM students win national recognition for book cover designs

    Graphic designers garner awards year after year MSUM graphic design students did it again. Three cover designs for books published by New Rivers Press were selected as winners in the 2014 American Inhouse Design Awards by Graphic Design USA. From more than 4,000 entries, just 15 percent were recognized with Award Certificates of Excellence. Students [...]

    Biology student accepted into summer program at the Marine Resources Research Institute as a Fort Johnson Summer Research Fellow

    Rachel Walsh, Biology major, has received a summer research internship. She was accepted into the program at the Marine Resources Research Institute as a Fort Johnson Summer Research Fellow.  She will be working with Dr. Tanya Darden, Dr. John Robinson and a team of population geneticists to address horseshoe crab populations on the South Carolina [...]

    Biosciences undergraduates and faculty published paper in Journal of Fish Biology

    Biosciences undergraduates Evangeline Holley and Kaitlyn Ludwig, along with Biosciences faculty Dan McEwen and Brian Wisenden, have published a paper in the international peer-reviewed Journal of Fish Biology, based on research conducted by Evangeline and Kaitlyn and mentored by Drs. McEwen and Wisenden. The research showed that fish personality is not strictly genetically determined but [...]

    MSUM Cancer Researchers Present at National ASBMB Meeting

    Dr. Mark Wallert and eight members of his cancer research team presented their data at the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology National Meeting April 26 – April 30, 2014.  The student presenting and their project titles include: Nick Berthelsen and Brittany Bisnett presented a poster entitled: “Mutational analysis of calcineurin B homologous protein [...]

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