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Welcome to the #DragonFamily: David Hermanson

Meet David Hermanson, MSUM’s new campus security officer. He’s on campus overnight to address issues and keep campus secure for all faculty, staff and students.  

MSUM student powwows his way back home

Dennis, a part-time MSUM student in art education, shares his gift with Fargo-Moorhead and surrounding communities as the powwow’s head male dancer.

Sports guru embraces passion, enlightens his listeners across the airwaves

James McCarty ‘20, is using his broadcast journalism degree to talk everything sports on Flag Family Media/ WDAY Radio.  

TAG partnership offers new opportunities for children in the area

MSUM—in collaboration with the North Dakota Association of Gifted Children (NDAGC)—created the MSUM x TAG program, a project-based learning experience created for exceptional learners.

Faculty, staff innovation rewarded with Minnesota State grants

Several MSUM faculty and staff members’ innovative ideas were chosen as finalists to receive funding for projects based around diversity, equity and inclusion. These projects included small seed (up to $10,000) and large seed ($25,000) categories.

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Peter Sherman

Meet Peter Sherman, MSUM’s new dean of the College of Business, Analytics & Communication. He is here to create a strong future for both the faculty and students of the CBAC. 

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Steve Sjoberg

Meet Steve Sjoberg, MSUM’s new director of Foundation marketing & communications. He provides leadership for the MSUM Foundation team to keep in touch with our alumni.

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Mackenzie Hron

Meet Mackenzie Hron, MSUM’s new student relations coordinator for the College of Science, Health and the Environment. She moved over from our Admissions team and is ready to help students achieve their goals.  

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Spenser Bland

Meet Spenser Bland, MSUM’s new assistant men’s basketball coach. He juggles recruiting, scheduling, coaching and much more while he helps our Dragons shine in the upcoming season. 

The voice of a community

Amy Iler earned her BS in communication studies at MSUM in 2006 and continues to give a voice to those in the F/M area as a radio host for KFGO. 

Welcome to the #DragonFamily: Prince Paige

Meet Prince Paige, one of MSUM’s new area directors for housing and residential life. He welcomes new students living on campus and creates a fun and inclusive community for all.  

Jeff Baenen: A Storied Career

During his 42-year career with The Associated Press, Jeff Baenen covered everything from famous musicians to scandals and politics. He credits much of his success to the education he received at Minnesota State University Moorhead, and is now helping the next generation of journalists by starting a scholarship of his own.