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December 2018

12/17/18 - Marina Carrillo: Looking forward

12/14/18 - Sister Queens: MSU students use pageants to promote passions

12/13/18 - ALUM FROM DAY 1: Carlton Mhangami

12/07/18 - Minot State is Murray’s place

12/06/18 - ALUM FROM DAY 1: Junior Haley Hildenbrand

12/04/18 - Essentials for Learning makes big impact

12/04/18 - Pinnick plays key role in future exploration of Mars

12/04/18 - ‘Magnetic forces’ lead Vigstol to Minot State

12/03/18 - Kittelson stays close to family roots


November 2018

11/30/18 - Special education programs receive approval, sign Memorandum of Understanding

11/29/18 - Minot State to spread holiday cheer through musical events

11/29/18 - ALUM FROM DAY 1: Sophomore Nathan Demme

11/28/18 - Explorations of time and place

11/23/18 - Minot State to host ‘Business After Hours’

11/21/18 - Miss North Dakota USA and Miss North Dakota Teen USA at Minot State

11/21/18 - ALUM FROM DAY 1: Freshman Mya Temanson

11/21/18 - Native American Cultural Celebration presents events

11/20/18 - Kerzmann relishes career

11/19/18 - An eye for design

11/19/18 - Eric's adventures

11/16/18 - Division of Music presents Stayin’ Alive Canada

11/16/18 - Bland branches out on her own

11/09/18 - Minot State finalizes rededication of WWI Memorial

11/09/18 - Minot State students, Eckmann travel to Asia Fitness Conference

11/08/18 - Nadeau driven to succeed

11/02/18 - Baerlocher stays busy


October 2018

10/31/18 - Minot State hosts 40th annual Northwest Festival of Music

10/30/18 - Preview Day set for Saturday

10/29/18 - INBRE 16 continues to excel

10/25/18 - Minot State to host traditional Crow Indian doll maker

10/21/18 - Minot State to honor veterans with 5th annual Veterans Week

10/17/18 - Campus and Community Dialogue: Legalizing marijuana in North Dakota

10/12/18 - Entrepreneurship major, minor, and certificate now offered at Minot State

10/12/18 - Bintz an entrepreneur in ecommerce

10/11/18 - Minot State, Eads release new Alma Mater

10/11/18 - Minot State to host Parent & Family Weekend

10/10/18 - Fall Red & Green Day open house set

10/10/18 - Minot State plans Take Back the Night event

10/08/18 - Minot State adds Medicinal Plant Chemistry to chemistry options

10/05/18 - Ness a student and chief graphic designer

10/05/18 - Theatre Arts Department presents 'Almost, Maine'

10/05/18 - KICKSTART days offer unique experience

10/04/18 - Minot State to host Connect Suicide Prevention Training

10/04/18 - Minot State Diversity Council to host Indigenous Peoples’ Day event

10/02/18 - Gideon Amponsah: From advocate to social entrepreneur


September 2018

09/27/18 - NOTSTOCK Art Festival: From Chicago to LA and places in-between

09/25/18 - Minot State choir begins Norway experience at Norsk Høstfest

09/24/18 - Two-Minute Lecture Series returns

09/21/18 - Huston named SGA Professor of the Year in Education and Health Sciences

09/21/18 - Minot State graduates earn NDSHAPE 2018 awards

09/20/18 - Minot Symphony Orchestra opens 2018-19 season

09/19/18 - Minot State fall enrollment remains steady

09/14/18 - Western Plains Opera presents 'The Barber of Seville'

09/14/18 - Internship sparks Burckhard's career

09/12/18 - Special Education to offer film showings and class to the public

09/10/18 - Alumni Association honors five with Golden Award, Young Alumni Achievement Award

09/10/18 - Roness named NDSHAPE College and University Physical Education Teacher of the Year

09/07/18 - Spelchen named SGA Professor of the Year in Arts and Science

09/07/18 - Minot State to host Futurepalooza for high school students


August 2018

08/31/18 - Frantsvog wins SGA Professor of the Year in Business award

08/31/18 - Six join Alumni Board, Development Foundation adds one

08/30/18 - Pinnick forges new frontiers with NASA

08/24/18 - Minot State opens cadaver lab

08/24/18 - Spangler, Richard earn awards at leadership conference

08/24/18 - Numbers and notes

08/21/18 - First-day enrollment numbers up at Minot State

08/15/18 - Minot State unveils new university logo, taglines, and graphic standards

08/01/18 - Minot State to celebrate 90th Homecoming


July 2018

07/27/18 - Old Main Society honors those who give

07/25/18 - Minot State announces Spring 2018 President's, VPAA, and Engagement Lists

07/23/18 - Minot State receives largest donation in university history

07/13/18 - From Minot State to the United Nations and back

07/08/18 - Dokken enjoys return to Summer Theatre

07/02/18 - Dining changes make food the central focus of the student experience


June 2018

06/29/18 - Hintz committed to helping students accomplish goals

06/28/18 - Minot State to offer Management Concepts Graduate Certificate at BSC

06/26/18 - Johnson named Interim Vice Chancellor of Academic and Student Affairs

06/22/18 - Roberts takes individualized approach to student learning

06/22/18 - Students fundraise for smiles, offer important services

06/08/18 - Minot State earns National SPEAK OUT!® and LOUD Crowd® grant

06/07/18 - Summer Theater ready to launch Season 53

06/06/18 - Duncan accepted into faculty program at Parkinson’s Foundation

06/06/18 - Northwest Arts Center presents ‘Art from a Female Perspective’

06/01/18 - Biology students search for answers to meth addiction in genetics research


May 2018

05/30/18 - Richard re-elected as SGA president

05/25/18 - MSU rededicates WWI Memorial

05/23/18 - Friend-raising Summer Golf Tour kicks off in Velva

05/23/18 - Minot State SGA names Professors, Advisors of the Year

05/23/18 - MSU SAAC, Title IX office partner for ‘It’s On Us’ campaign

05/22/18 - Senior Spotlight: Dan Fagan

05/22/18 - MSU broadcast department changes degree designation

05/18/18 - MSU plans rededication, tree planting at Memorial Day event

05/15/18 - Senior Spotlight: Jade Teske

05/15/18 - Fuentes attends national suicide prevention conference

05/14/18 - Senior Spotlight: Michaela Brost

05/14/18 - MSU works with fifth graders to produce a newspaper

05/11/18 - Senior Spotlight: Luis Ricci Maia

05/10/18 - Senior Spotlight: McKinley Bender

05/09/18 - Senior Spotlight: Annika Kraft

05/08/18 - Senior Spotlight: Emily Miller

05/07/18 - Senior Spotlight: Hailey Richards

05/04/18 - Senior Spotlight: Stephanie Sundhagen

05/04/18 - MSU Red & Green students take home 13 awards

05/03/18 - Senior Spotlight: Zhi Yang Chan

05/03/18 - Minot State recognizes annual award winners

05/03/18 - MSU students honored with Student Leadership & Engagement Award

05/02/18 - Print Day in May brings magic of printmaking to Minot

05/01/18 - Summer Theatre acquires new lights thanks to Hess, other donors

05/01/18 - A nurse to those in need


April 2018

04/28/18 - Commencement Speaker Roger Looyenga Biography

04/23/18 - MSU students, alumnae, faculty earn Sevareid Awards

04/20/18 - MSU hosts 29th Annual Spring Honor Dance and Powwow Celebration

04/19/18 - Sunday Funday to raise awareness for elementary students in need

04/18/18 - MSU celebrates Northwest Arts Center Grand Opening

04/17/18 - MSU DECA has strong showing at international conference

04/13/18 - Rauhauser excels with the Raiders

04/13/18 - Eckmanns release new book

04/12/18 - C Moore Science Day to celebrate 100 anniversary of Cyril Moore’s birth

04/12/18 - MSU students teach yoga, Group X on Spring Break

04/12/18 - Minot State offers new degree for non-teacher licensure programs

04/09/18 - Shakespeare Festival at Minot State

04/04/18 - MSU, First District Health sponsoring Community Wellness Fair

04/03/18 - Bear, Groethe presentations a part of Northwest Arts Center Grand Opening

04/03/18 - Students travel to Harvey over Spring Break to assist taxpayers


March 2018

03/30/18 - Northwest Arts Center Grand Opening set for April 19

03/29/18 - First-ever MSU Giving Day slated for April 11

03/29/18 - Spring Preview Day set for April 14

03/28/18 - Rumney earns North Dakota String Teachers Association Distinguished Service Award

03/27/18 - MSU offers new graduate certificate in cybersecurity management

03/26/18 - Hard work paying off for Leraas

03/26/18 - Beardstock celebrates 10th year

03/23/18 - Beavers, Brew and Burgers returns for second year

03/21/18 - Spark of creativity spawns new company

03/20/18 - The Voice Specialist - Low is riding high

03/16/18 - ‘Three Women Who Made History’ presented at Minot State

03/12/18 - Kibler, Conn represent MSU at National Writing Project

03/12/18 - Johnson lifts Beavers to semifinals

03/07/18 - Bakken calls 300th game with Red Vision Productions

03/02/18 - SNDU and SCEC Clubs organizing Locally Exceptional Readers event

03/02/18 - Miller’s work, time showcased at national conference

03/02/18 - Minot State to offer free meningococcal B vaccine

03/02/18 - Minot State to host Science Olympiad regional

03/01/18 - Making the world a more thoughtful place


February 2018

02/28/18 - Homecoming 2018 reunions, events announced

02/27/18 - Minot State Foundation reports another record year

02/22/18 - Minot State DECA nabs six top finishes at state

02/21/18 - Division of Humanities begins Campus and Community Dialogue Series

02/21/18 - Torgunrud excelling at a national level

02/20/18 - Sen. Heitkamp visits MSU Nursing Department

02/16/18 - Theatre department presents Lee Blessing’s ‘Independence’

02/16/18 - MSU hosts International Mother Language Day

02/15/18 - Minot State adds three criminal justice minors

02/15/18 - English students selected to present at Sigma Tau Delta International Convention

02/09/18 - Anderson wins Minot Symphony Orchestra’s Young Composers Competition

02/06/18 - Accounting students assist taxpayers through VITA

02/05/18 - Foreign Language students engage with community

02/02/18 - Speaking from experience

02/02/18 - From Nordic Waffles to the Super Bowl

02/02/18 - MSU Fall President's & VPAA Honor Roll Lists

02/01/18 - Biology Department presents Darwin Day 2018


January 2018

01/31/18 - Veterans Club to host screening of ‘Chain of Command’

01/31/18 - MSU Campus Players return from theatre festival in Des Moines

01/23/18 - Governor Burgum gives State of the State at Ann Nicole Nelson Hall

01/23/18 - MSU, Western Plains Opera present musical theater production of ‘The King and I’

01/18/18 - Hoff to coach at Paralympic Winter Games

01/12/18 - Alumni Sean and Jason Neukom bring Beo String Quartet to North Dakota

01/08/18 - Northwest Arts Center opens New Year with two exhibits

01/08/18 - Minot State to host grand opening

01/05/18 - Minot State offers two Red & Green Day open houses

01/03/18 - Heilman performing at high level

01/02/18 - Leap of faith paying off for Kringen