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  • Governor Dayton appoints Dr. Joel Powell to Minnesota POST Board

    Joel Powell, Professor of Criminal Justice and Director of the Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Program in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, was appointed by Governor Dayton to a 4-year term on the Minnesota POST Board. Established in 1967, the board licenses peace officers, establishes minimum qualifications and standards of conduct, and […]

    School Psychology Faculty and Students Present at State Conference

    Seven School Psychology Graduate Students presented posters and Dr. Lisa Stewart presented two breakout sessions at the Minnesota Association of School Psychology (MSPA) MidWinterConference January 28 and 29 in Bloomington, MN. Dr. Lisa H. Stewart presented a session titled “MultiTiered Systems of Support in Preschool: Focus on a Literacy and Math Rich Schedule” and copresented […]

    Paul Harris published in America in the World, 1776 to the Present: A Supplement to the Dictionary of American History

    Paul Harris, Department of History, Languages, Critical Race, and Women’s Studies, has two recent publications. An entry he wrote on the “American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions” was published in America in the World, 1776 to the Present: A Supplement to the Dictionary of American History, a reference work from Charles Scribner’s Sons. He […]

    Kevin Zepper, English, featured on WDAY

    Kevin Zepper, English, is featured in four live interviews during WDAY’s morning television show, First News. Zepper talks about musician Buddy Holly’s career and the day he was killed in a plane crash. Zepper’s father was a police officer who was working the dance that Holly and his band members were supposed to play at. […]

    Juan Cabanela, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, featured on KFGO and WDAY

    Juan Cabanela, Professor of Physics and Astronomy, is used to answering questions about astronomy from the public. However, this past week he was interviewed by three different local media organizations on three separate astronomy related issues. On Thursday, January 21 he was interviewed by Jack Sunday on KFGO about evidence for a large ninth planet in […]

    Dr. Brandi Sillerud passed her Board Certification as a Nurse Executive Advanced

    Dr. Brandi Sillerud, Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership, successfully passed her Board Certification as a Nurse Executive Advanced with the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The mission of the ANCC is to promote excellence in nursing and healthcare globally through credentialing programs and recognizing individual nurses in specialty practice areas. Board […]

    Dr. Barbara Headrick featured on It Takes 2 With Jack & Amy radio show

    Originally published on KFGO – Dr. Barbara Headrick, a popular professor of political science at Minnesota State University-Moorhead, and frequently heard on KFGO, had an AWFUL Christmas Holiday.  It all began with a lick from her cat! But, her kitty was still sitting with her when we spoke. While at home in Missouri, she was stricken […]

    Dr. David Tack, STL, invited by West Fargo Teachers’ Union to present at Teacher Study Group

    Dr. David Tack, STL, was invited by the West Fargo Teachers’ Union to present and lead a breakout session with the West Fargo/Fargo Teacher Study Group. The topic of the presentation derives from his current research he is conducting and presenting: “Socioeconomic and Societal Issues that Impact Student Learning and Ways Educators Can Support Student […]

    Professor Stephen Hamrick, English, appeared on Prairie Public’s Main Street radio show

    On January 27, Professor Stephen Hamrick, English, discussed Shakespeare on Prairie Public’s Main Street radio show. The Shakespeare discussion has been excerpted from the show and can be found here.

    Biosciences faculty research manuscript accepted for publication

    Biosciences faculty Brian Wisenden, Dan McEwen and Ellen Brisch, together with Biosciences undergraduates Tony Stumbo, Kurtis McIntire, Justin Scheierl, Jessica Aasand, Heather North, Janna Gilbertson, Diana Grant, Frantz Joseph, Emily Mammenga and Rachel Walsh had their research manuscript accepted for publication in the international peer-reviewed journal Environmental Biology of Fishes. The title of their paper […]

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