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  • Trisha Rutten, MSUM Political Science graduate, is the cover story on the current issue of Area Woman

    Trisha Rutten (formerly Dewar), MSUM Political Science graduate, is the cover story on the current issue of Area Woman. The article details the amazing story of Trisha surviving a stroke as a 26-year-old mom and undergraduate. This challenge spurred Trisha to reach higher while knowing, “Moments really matter to me. Every moment matters with my […]

    Film Studies Alumnus Wins Two Emmy Awards

    By Meghan Feir MSUM film studies alumnus Ryan Sailer, ‘08, won two Emmy Awards for projects he edited while working for the Fargo-based production company Video Arts Studios. Sailer was awarded the first Emmy for editing the civil rights documentary “The Road to Little Rock,” which follows the inspirational story of Federal Judge Ronald Davies […]

    MSUM Alumna’s article featured on Huffington Post

    MSUM alumna Margaret Olatunbosun’s post was featured on the Huffington Post’s website. 7 Mistakes Most New Graduates Make Once upon a time I wanted the whole world to be a fountain full of knowledge, a place where everyone can come have a drink whenever his or her well runs dry. So I studied hard. I […]

    ‘Scotty,’ longtime MSUM sports information director, earns NSC Hall of Fame induction

    By Dom Izzo / Forum News Service MOORHEAD – Larry Scott has lived and breathed Dragon athletics since 1963. “Scotty” was the school’s sports information director from 1969 to 2009, he already has a place in the school’s hall of fame. He’s heading into another this week as the Alexandria native will be inducted into the […]

    Riewer Signs With Oettinger Rockets of Gotha Germany Pro A Division

    Former MSUM men’s basketball standout Jordan Riewer has signed a contract to play for the Oettinger Rockets in the Gotha Germany Pro A Division. Riewer will leave for Germany on Aug. 8 and begin training camp on Aug. 10. The team will play several preseason games before beginning the regular season on Sept. 28. The […]

    MSUM alumnus, Troy White, presenting at “How to Survive: A Conversation” this weekend

    Troy White, an MSUM mass communications graduate of 1996, is a featured presenter for this weekend’s “How to Survive: A Conversation” event surrounding the release of the book “Authentic Voices: How We Survive” and 10-minute film screening by the same name. White will be speaking Friday night. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. in Richard […]

    Minnesota State University Moorhead runs away with Fargo Marathon College Challenge

     The MSUM Dragons scorched the competition as they become the winner of the 2015 Fargo Marathon College Challenge.  The challenge was part of this year’s tri-college theme where runners made their way through each campus in the F-M area. MSUM had more students, staff and faculty running in the marathon than any other university. Steve […]

    New Nepali restaurant owned by MSUM alumni in Moorhead opens to rave reviews

    By Angie Wieck MOORHEAD – Everest Tikka House has already garnered 49 reviews and an overall rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars on its Facebook page since opening less than a month ago. Comments about the restaurant serving Nepali and Indian cuisine include praise for both the food and service. Moorhead Mayor Del Rae […]

    Alumnus Goes on NASA Mission

    Craig Kutz is enrolled in the MD/PhD program at the Medical University of South Carolina MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA’S NEWS CENTER | MAY 26, 2015 Ever since he was a kid growing up in a farming family on the outskirts of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Craig Kutz dreamed of being an astronaut. “I’m kind of obsessed […]

    BostAnne: Leading for the Long Run

    MSUM film production alumnus Caleb Stumpfl accompanied President Anne Blackhurst to document her journey to the Boston Marathon this past spring.

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