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Welcome to the Dragon Family: Kaelene Arvidson

Meet Kaelene Arvidson, MSUM’s new grant administrator. Believing grants are the wings that give flight to the best of our dreams, Kaelene strives to strengthen MSUM’s capacity to receive project funding.

Welcome to the Dragon Family: Thomas French

As MSUM's new safety administrator in the Environmental Health department, Thomas French improves lab safety across campus.

Computer Science Graduate's Tenacity Shapes Sustainable Business

Rolland Elendu uses the skills he honed as a computer science graduate to champion a unique and environmentally-friendly Fargo business. 

Toy photography is creative outlet for English & Mass Communications major

English and Mass Communications student Jonathan Ness's toy photography hobby provides a creative outlet and captures the attention of local news, professors and fellow students alike.

Welcome to the Dragon Family: Nicole Kirkland

MSUM welcomes Nicole (Nikky) Kirkland as an administrative office specialist to the department of Speech Language Hearing Sciences. In her new position and in her daily life, Nikky strives to help individuals reach their goals.

Campus Duo: Heather Soleim & Sarah Jegela

It's nearly guaranteed a meeting with Heather Soleim and Sarah Jegela will garner a chuckle or two, but you may not know the registrar and associate registrar have a rich history.

Welcome to the Dragon Family: Ty Filley

Meet MSUM’s newest digital marketing specialist, Ty Filley. Ty supports digital marketing efforts for undergraduate and international enrollment, community outreach, the College of Business, Analytics & Communication, the College of Science, Health & the Environment, and other university-wide campaigns.

School psychologist, professor receives lifetime achievement award

Dr. Margaret (Peg) Potter, a professor in MSUM’s psychology department, has recently received the Lifetime Achievement award for her dedication to the betterment of school psychology.

Welcome to the Dragon Family: Emily Lauinger

Meet Emily Lauinger, one of MSUM’s newest digital marketing specialists. Emily supports digital marketing efforts for undergraduate and graduate enrollment, the MSUM Foundation, the College of Arts & Humanities and the College of Education & Human Services, in addition to university-wide projects.

A Degree Worth the Wait

It took Alyssa Lopez 16 years to finish her degree. She was able to do it thanks to support from her parents and professors. Now she supports others who face obstacles.

Welcome to the Dragon Family: Fumi Matsumoto Cheever

Meet Fumi Cheever, MSUM’s new director of global engagement. Overseeing international and study abroad students, Fumi hopes to encourage more students to travel and live abroad.

Alumni Center Groundbreaking

Dragon alumni will soon have a place of their own. A groundbreaking ceremony for the long-awaited MSUM Alumni Center will be in April 2022. In addition to serving as the anchor for alumni returning to campus, the center will provide space for students and community members to interact.