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    Thanks for visiting the Minnesota State University Moorhead College of Arts, Media, and Communication website. We offer academic programs and events for the community that showcase the thought and creativity of our students, faculty, and staff.

    Our students learn by doing. They work to stage all aspects of our theatre shows, perform in a variety of musical ensembles, showcase their work through art exhibitions, or conduct faculty-mentored research. Last year, more than 38,000 people attended a campus performance or art exhibition by our students and faculty.

    Our students learn from quality faculty members who publish research and present creative works that receive strong reviews by their peers. Every year, our faculty create more opportunities to collaborate with students in work that is mutually rewarding. 
    Our students graduate and go on to fulfilling lives, both personally and professionally. They are prepared to write, think critically, and interact with diverse populations. This website is your gateway to the MSUM College of Arts, Media, and Communication. In the arts and humanities, we explore and enrich the human experience.


  • Fargo City Commission votes to approve $10,000 for Brad Bachmeier’s brick sculpture proposal

    Fargo City Commission votes to approve $10,000 for Brad Bachmeier’s brick sculpture proposal as its first Public Art Project.  Bachmeier’s proposal is to create a whimsical interactive playground feature with seating elements as a centerpiece for the new Madison Skate/Bike Park in North Fargo.  This Brick Sculpture will be designed by ceramic artist Brad Bachmeier and […]

    Caroling event merges tradition with innovation

    If you love Christmas, but would enjoy a little twist on tradition, Unsilent Night is for you. Unsilent Night is a modern version of Christmas caroling in which the audience becomes the performer. The free event, open to everyone in the community, takes place Friday, Dec. 4. It starts at 7:30 p.m. at Atomic Coffee […]

    Holiday Art Sale tomorrow and Wednesday

    The School of Visual Arts presents the annual Holiday Art Sale! This year students from sculpture, illustration, ceramics, and printmaking will be participating! The Holiday Art Sale will be held Tuesday, Dec 1, and Wednesday Dec 2, from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. in the Great White Hall, Center for Arts.

    Moorhead High art teacher to have work displayed at new Vikings stadium

    MSUM alumnus selected to have work displayed at Vikings stadium Grady Carlson, Moorhead High School art teacher, has been selected to have his artwork in the collection at U.S. Bank Stadium, the new home of the Minnesota Vikings. Carlson is one of 34 artists commissioned for the project from nearly 1,100 submissions. Most artists selected […]

    Plains Art Museum names new director

    Andy Maus, a two-time MSUM degree recipient (BA, Studio Arts; MA, Public and Health Services Administration), named new director of the Plains Art Museum. By John Lamb FARGO – After the Plains Art Museum posted the opening for a new director and CEO earlier this year, applications came in from across the country and beyond. […]

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