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  • Alumna to be recognized at Saturday’s basketball game

    President Anne will honor alumna Tammy Miller at Saturday’s basketball game for being for being recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business as one of its first 100 Influential Leaders. The inaugural honor recognizes Tammy for making an impact in the world through her business insight, leadership ability and entrepreneurial success. Tammy […]

    Jazz Performance Alumnus Andy Stermer to perform tonight

    MSUM Jazz Performance Alumnus Andy Stermer (’14) will be given the unique honor of having a complete concert of his original music performed tonight by the University of Miami Jazz Concert Ensemble.  As a Jazz Arranging graduate student at the the U of M, Andy secured a $10,000 Presser Foundation grant to support the appearance […]

    MSUM Alumni Wins Math and Science Principal of the Year

    Mark Ziebarth has been named the Minnesota Elementary School Math and Science Principal of the Year. Mark is currently the principal of Isanti Intermediate School and School For All Seasons in Isanti, Minnesota, which was also named a Minnesota Celebration school this year. Mark graduated Moorhead State in 1986 along with his wife Cathy (Lund) […]

    MSUM receives donation from US Bank Foundation

    US Bank Foundation has donated a $5,000 gift to support MSUM students. The gift will be used to support Presidential Merit Scholarships and the Dragon Investment Fund. President Anne is pictured with US Bank employees Delton Steel and Katie Astrup, a MSUM alumna.

    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. […]

    Fargo pottery maker creates custom fixtures meant for daily use

    MSUM alumnus makes a splash with his functional pottery James Wolberg’s art takes a while to sink in. Some of the 38-year-old Fargo resident’s “functional pottery” is designed to handle beard stubble, soap and toothpaste — that comes with the territory when making bathroom sinks that look good but still work like a normal fixture. […]

    Jim Shaw: I’m honored to have known Marv Bossart

    It was a pleasure to attend the ceremony at Minnesota State University Moorhead honoring the late Marv Bossart. MSUM and the Marcil Center for Innovative Journalism named its television studio after the legendary WDAY-TV news anchor, who also taught for 40 years at the school. Like so many of those in attendance, I have a […]

    Disney and Dunnigan

    How one MSUM grad’s dreams came true By Meghan Feir It’s not uncommon for people to have dream jobs. What is rare is to have the wishes your heart makes come to fruition. MSUM alumna Brittany Dunnigan (mass communications) ’15, realized it would take faith, trust and a whole lot of hard work to make […]

    The 2015 Distinguished Alumni Celebration is tonight

    You are invited. Show your Dragon Pride and register to attend the 45th annual Distinguished Alumni Celebration, Thursday, October 15th, 2015. Faculty and staff play important roles in the success of MSUM graduates. Please join us in celebrating and recognizing the talents and service of the following MSUM 2015 Distinguished Alumni:     Distinguished Alumni: David […]

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