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Graduate student teaches impactful Kodály program

Brandon Van Den Eykel, a Curriculum and Instruction graduate student at MSUM, will be an instructor for this summer's OAKE-certified Kodály program after feeling the impact of the program on his own career.

Foundation Board Member Feature: Dayna Del Val

Meet Dayna Del Val, a proud Dragon with strong ties to MSUM and a passion for the arts in our community. The 1995 theatre graduate is the President & CEO of The Arts Partnership and has served on the MSUM Foundation board of directors since June 2020.

 

To This We’ve Come

To This We’ve Come, an operatic production in three Acts will be performed live Sunday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Gaede Stage at Minnesota State University Moorhead.

Alumna Named Host of The Local Show

Diane Miller graduated from MSUM in 2009 with a degree in music. Since then, she has been immersed in the music industry. Diane is now the host of The Local Show on The Current.

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Michael Johnson

Meet MSUM’s new director of choral activities and vocal music education, Dr. Michael Johnson. He is going to be working with various vocal ensembles and overseeing the vocal music education program.

Weld Hall Renovation is Top Priority

Last week, MSUM hosted Minnesota’s Senate Capital Investment Committee, whose members were on campus to learn more about our planned renovation of Weld Hall.

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Dr. Benjamin Druffel

Meet MSUM’s new director of bands and instrumental music education, Dr. Benjamin Druffel. He is ready to conduct the MSUM wind ensemble and teach courses in music education.

MSUM Alumnus' Choir Spreads Hope Through Song

Antone Leustek ’02 (music education) has a unique opportunity in his field of music education. His choir students in Italy went viral.

Extraordinary Service

MSUM alumni serve where they’re called—across the globe and in their own backyards.