Benjamin Michael Bolinske

Minot, ND

Bachelor of Science

  • Early Childhood Education

A Message from the Chair

Congratulations – You Did It – You Earned Your Degree! Your degree is not just a piece of paper, – it serves as a key to opening doors of opportunity. It proves that you have GRIT — perseverance of effort combined with passion for reaching a long-term goal — a characteristic sought by employers and quite necessary to survive the ups and downs of life. Go forward with GRIT & GRACE!

— Dr. Terry Eckmann, Department of Teacher Education and Kinesiology Chair

Graduation Features

Madison Tiedman, Graduate School Student Message
Thea Bonebrake, Undergraduate Student Message
Tim Mihalick SBHE Representative

A Message from the Alumni Association

Minot State University Class of 2020 and 2021, on behalf of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, I enthusiastically congratulate you on this momentous accomplishment.

Over the past several years, you have been students at Minot State University. For the rest of your lives, you will be Minot State University Alumni. The MSU alumni community is filled with over 26,000 people worldwide who can be an invaluable resource to you from this day forward.

We encourage you to stay engaged, we hope that you will stay connected, and I am very excited to say to all of you, "Congratulations, MSU Alumni!"

— Janna McKechnie, Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving