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MSU Profiles

Meet our Students

Katie Abrahamson:
Creativity inspires
academic destination
Alex Buchholz:
Optimism, vision, opportunity
and change
Maddie Thompson:
Striking the perfect
chord with advantages
Bryan Phillips:
Finding inspiration
in life challenges

Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Dan Conn:
Educator brings enthusiasm
to teaching
Donna Just:
Many changes in 45 years
Caren Barnett:
Retired Student Health Center
director makes a positive impact
Cheryl Nilsen:
Taking risks launches
a lifelong learner

Meet Our Alumni

Tracey Lawson:
Making an impact via
the road less traveled
Sigma Tau Gamma:
Lasting friendships formed through Sigma Tau Gamma
Jeff Arlt:
Reprises role and passion at
MSU Summer Theatre's 50th season
Leslee Thorpe:
Making a difference
in early childhood education

Research & Community

Classroom experience
enhances activity
Western Plains Opera:
Committed to region
under new leadership
Holly Pedersen:
Extending commitment to
engagement on a global scale
MSU Honors:
Project inspires
commitment to community

What Being Minot State Means

MSU NOTSTOCK arts festival:
Bursting at the seams
Brigitte Mikula:
Passion for education
redefines mission complete
Laurie Weber:
Finding enjoyment
as a dream weaver
Celebrating winners
at the losing game