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December 2020

12/03/20 - Cederstrom hangs up the helmet

12/02/20 - The motivational nomad


November 2020

11/26/20 - Choosing home produces best fit for Anderson

11/25/20 - Minot State sponsoring The Green Bandana Project

11/25/20 - Okunbor crafts personalized education abroad

11/19/20 - Alumni Speaker Series: Entrepreneur Scott Bintz

11/18/20 - KMSU Auction set for 22nd annual event

11/17/20 - Cathryn Halverson wins Thomas J. Lyon Award

11/17/20 - Encouraging audiences to Go WILD!

11/16/20 - Campus and Community Dialogues 'Statues of Dead White Men: Do They Matter?'

11/15/20 - Bintz returns to alma mater for presentation

11/12/20 - Halland gains experience for a future in interpreting

11/10/20 - Green coordinates community service for athletics

11/10/20 - Printmaker Reinaldo Gil Zambrano to visit Minot State

11/09/20 - New Prior Learning Assessment offers University credits for real-life skills

11/05/20 - Minot State Art Scholarship application open, deadline Feb. 15

11/05/20 - Creating bonds through American Sign Language

11/04/20 - Minot Symphony Orchestra livestream Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m.

11/03/20 - Minot State University offers Ojibwe language course

11/03/20 - Students encourage testing with group project

11/02/20 - Summerour thriving as a nursing student during pandemic

11/02/20 - Minot State pushes plans for in-person ceremony to coincide with May 2021 Commencement


October 2020

10/28/20 - Brennan’s inspiration

10/25/20 - Spring 2021 registration open

10/20/20 - Minot State’s 100% online RN to BSN Completion Program offers flexibility, opportunity

10/19/20 - Music students build their education, lives together at Minot State

10/14/20 - Minot Chamber Chorale presents ‘I Will Go On’

10/14/20 - Stander, Renfrow open exhibitions at Taube

10/14/20 - A name change for the Minot State University Division of Music

10/13/20 - Wax proud of red and green legacy

10/13/20 - Minot State Phi Beta Lambda chapter receives national awards

10/12/20 - Minot State mourns the passing of Dr. Doris Slaaten

10/12/20 - Minot Area Council for International Visitors to host Dal Bello in live Zoom webinar

10/09/20 - Sanford practices facing adversity before graduation

10/07/20 - Minot State University faculty receive fellowships, stipends

10/06/20 - University student voting information

10/06/20 - Minot State University hosts 2020 Virtual Homecoming

10/05/20 - Laying a solid foundation

10/01/20 - Minot State breaks ground on Phase One of Summer Theatre revitalization project


September 2020

09/30/20 - Alumni Association to honor five with Golden Award

09/25/20 - Miller teaches music smarts to future elementary educators

09/24/20 - Minot State names Becker, Henry to Academic Hall of Fame

09/17/20 - Sturm to direct Looyenga Leadership Center

09/15/20 - Drive-through powwow at Minot State University

09/15/20 - Minot Symphony Orchestra presents the 95th season opener, ‘Welcome Back My Friends’

09/11/20 - POWER Center awarded $523,776 in federal grants

09/09/20 - Pinnick sees one Mars mission delayed, joins another

09/09/20 - Northwest Arts Center welcomes Guillermo Guardia to Minot State campus

09/04/20 - Koh gains over 350K followers for food and travel social media

09/02/20 - Minot State Development Foundation release on Blackbaud Data Security Incident

09/01/20 - Minot State University Department of Special Education receives grant for Deaf mentor program


August 2020

08/31/20 - Hemmer scores home run internship with Sabre Dogs

08/24/20 - Minot State cancels 2020 Homecoming week

08/17/20 - North Dakota announces launch of Care19 Alert app to help reduce spread of COVID-19 as students return

08/12/20 - The making of an international English teacher

08/12/20 - Minot State University Department of Special Education receives $750,000 grant


July 2020

07/30/20 - Minot State University updates mask policy

07/30/20 - Minot State University Art Department receives letterpress donation

07/17/20 - Minot State prepares for Fall 2020 Beavers Restart

07/16/20 - An unplanned fit for Nelson

07/08/20 - Minot State announces $500,000 gift from Minot Area Community Foundation to Summer Theatre project

07/02/20 - Engel sees path to change in unconditional acceptance


June 2020

06/26/20 - Summer Golf Tour returns

06/23/20 - Minot State announces Spring 2020 President's List, VPAA and Engagement Honor Rolls

06/18/20 - Choir students sing in COVID-19 support video

06/17/20 - Minot State provides virtual lessons for elementary students

06/17/20 - Smith finds second family at Minot State

06/15/20 - Muncaster finds inspiration in art

06/08/20 - Minot State reestablishes admission in School Psychology

06/04/20 - Lipp joins Minot State Development Foundation

06/04/20 - Stander uses pandemic to teach more than just photography skills

06/01/20 - Senior Spotlight: Matthew Winburn

06/01/20 - Senior Spotlight: Andrea Franco


May 2020

05/28/20 - Senior Spotlight: Brody Myers

05/28/20 - Singing art professor adds creativity to motivate students during pandemic

05/27/20 - Haleman has Minot State commencement, Arizona-style

05/27/20 - Roteliuk adapts, creates success

05/27/20 - Senior Spotlight: Nicole Anderson

05/26/20 - Senior Spotlight: Aylin Ergin

05/26/20 - Senior Spotlight: Josh Bykowski

05/22/20 - Senior Spotlight: Casey Daigle

05/22/20 - Senior Spotlight: Emily Love

05/21/20 - Senior Spotlight: Reina Strand

05/21/20 - Minot State offers virtual admission appointments

05/21/20 - Senior Spotlight: Hannah Weidler

05/19/20 - Senior Spotlight: Devan Shumway

05/19/20 - Senior Spotlight: Dana Cluever

05/19/20 - Corneliusen adapts to help students

05/18/20 - Senior Spotlight: Mychal Fjeldahl

05/18/20 - Senior Spotlight: Emily Falldorf

05/18/20 - Christopher Heth finds new opportunities during remote teaching

05/15/20 - Senior Spotlight: Felicia Arias

05/14/20 - Senior Spotlight: Mykal Drosdal

05/14/20 - Senior Spotlight: Hannah Mitchell

05/13/20 - Senior Spotlight: Erin Winterton

05/12/20 - Senior Spotlight: Nathan Bowles

05/11/20 - Senior Spotlight: Isis Cabral

05/08/20 - Senior Spotlight: Tyler Sinden

05/08/20 - Bonebrake brings a sense of normalcy through the screen

05/08/20 - Mays sees virtual learning as window to future

05/08/20 - Minot State honors Class of 2020

05/06/20 - Minot State University Department of Special Education announces new grant-supported opportunity

05/05/20 - Alexandria Hamm presents at virtual Posters on the Hill

05/04/20 - Students honored with Student Leadership & Engagement Award

05/01/20 - Grosz makes art at home

05/01/20 - Eads brings a virtual world of music to Minot State


April 2020

04/30/20 - Roger & Ann Looyenga: Legacy of Leadership

04/30/20 - Minot State’s film studies minor offers deep insight into the everyday

04/27/20 - Weigel grateful for Student Emergency Fund

04/27/20 - Minot State mourns the passing of Wes Luther

04/27/20 - Beaver Tales: Portrait of an artist at work

04/24/20 - Online music classes show Hunskor the importance of one-on-one

04/17/20 - Conn believes online benefits outweigh issues

04/16/20 - Minot State University presents “Surveillance: Your Privacy Matters or Not?” Campus and Community Dialogue

04/15/20 - Northwest Arts Center Juried Student Art Show goes online

04/15/20 - Minot State Department of Nursing student creates grant concept, receives scholarship

04/14/20 - Minot State offers new Master of Science in Disability Human Services

04/13/20 - Minot State introduces new leadership studies program

04/10/20 - Beaver Tales: Brewer knows the business of elements

04/10/20 - MSU Life, Office of International Programs continue to support students

04/10/20 - Academic Support Center to offer Zoom Chat

04/06/20 - Minot State University Red and Green newspaper moves online

04/02/20 - Minot State Development Foundation, athletics deliver medicine and groceries

04/01/20 - Minot State postpones Alumni Association Gala


March 2020

03/27/20 - Giving Day 2020 restructured to help Student Emergency Fund

03/27/20 - Minot State to host Virtual Preview Day

03/26/20 - Student Emergency Fund available to help during COVID-19 pandemic

03/25/20 - Minot State Department of Nursing begins virtual simulations

03/20/20 - MSU to deliver remotely for remainder of Spring 2020

03/13/20 - Axtman turns childhood passion into promising career

03/12/20 - Minot State to shift to remote instruction; campus to remain open

03/10/20 - Olson documents Native American rock art

03/09/20 - Brown comes full circle

03/03/20 - Minot State choirs and festival orchestra announce North Dakota tour

03/02/20 - Minot Symphony Orchestra presents ‘Fun and Games’

03/01/20 - Andes brings the bottomlands to life with ‘The Elders: Stories from Fort Berthold’


February 2020

02/28/20 - International Artist Series: Maxwell String Quartet from the UK debuts in North Dakota

02/27/20 - Minot State professors to present at disability and diversity conference

02/25/20 - Women’s Suffrage Centennial Committee to sponsor panel discussion

02/24/20 - Minot State to host 19th annual ND Intercollegiate Band

02/20/20 - Students fundraise 24 ukuleles for Glenburn music program

02/20/20 - DECA finishes with record number of national qualifiers

02/20/20 - Stander works to expand diversity in photography collection

02/20/20 - Grants awarded for Heartland Marimba Quartet residency

02/19/20 - Minot State offers new cybersecurity and operations degree options

02/18/20 - MACIV hosts delegation from Indonesia

02/18/20 - MSU’s addiction studies degree best in the nation by Great Value Colleges

02/18/20 - Nominations open for Minot State Alumni Association Golden Awards

02/18/20 - New exercise science and rehabilitation major at Minot State University

02/14/20 - SPED has close ties with a young local artist

02/11/20 - Alumni Association to return to Arizona in 2020

02/10/20 - Romanick leads by example

02/07/20 - ‘Deaf Ninja’ Schulze to speak at two events at Minot State

02/06/20 - International Artist Series: Jason Lyle Black turns music upside down

02/06/20 - Minot State Homecoming 2020 changed to Oct. 10

02/05/20 - Minot Symphony Orchestra presents family concert Feb. 8

02/03/20 - Woods keeps things interesting in the classroom


January 2020

01/29/20 - Minot State currently accepting scholarship applications, deadline Feb. 15

01/24/20 - Minot State offering tax preparation services through VITA program

01/24/20 - Alumni Association to host events in Florida

01/24/20 - Klimpel takes Minot High JV cheer to victory

01/20/20 - Martinson Davis returns to MSU for 'Hansel and Gretel'

01/17/20 - Minot State participates in nation-wide women’s suffrage centennial project

01/16/20 - Waltz lessons at Minot State

01/15/20 - Cavendish-Cranes accepted into Georgetown School of Business

01/14/20 - Minot State offers Let’s Talk: Drop in Counseling Services

01/10/20 - Classroom zen: Gantzer takes her future back

01/08/20 - Minot State announces Fall 2019 President's List, VPAA and Engagement Honor Rolls

01/07/20 - Beo to play four North Dakota events

01/07/20 - Foley’s education evolution

01/06/20 - Enrollment Services to host Red and Green Day

01/02/20 - Gamas goes global