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November 2022

11/30/22 - Enjoy ‘Holiday Magic’ with the Minot Symphony Orchestra

11/21/22 - Harris leads the way

11/14/22 - Chen honored with NASPSPA’s President’s Award

11/14/22 - Save the date for Northwest Arts Center’s art auction

11/04/22 - Study abroad programs return with 2023 central European tour

11/03/22 - Healing generations

11/02/22 - Butters uses MSU experience to launch two career paths


October 2022

10/28/22 - ‘The Memory Dump’ wins Digi-Key Collegiate Computing Competition

10/27/22 - ‘Portraits: An Identity Exploration’

10/27/22 - Minot State announces new Prairie Rose Scholarship for high school seniors

10/26/22 - Spring 2023 registration open Friday at Minot State

10/26/22 - Launching Leadership Conference held at Minot State University

10/26/22 - Unearthing untold stories

10/25/22 - Latin GRAMMY® Award winning composer and conductor to visit the Magic City

10/20/22 - Minot State presents NoDakon 2022

10/13/22 - Minot State announces historic capital campaign

10/12/22 - Minot State to provide free food at Homecoming tailgate

10/11/22 - Todd’s song

10/11/22 - Olson adds gallery open house

10/07/22 - Minot State Alumni Association to honor five with Golden Award

10/06/22 - Be a Beaver Days at Minot State

10/05/22 - Minot State expands Hometown Pride Experience, includes educators

10/05/22 - A creative life: Rosanne Olson

10/01/22 - Take a Hike: MSU First Year Experience Trip


September 2022

09/27/22 - Minot State launches Aspire program for future educators

09/27/22 - Community Rocks gives back to Minot

09/27/22 - Minot State shines a light on domestic violence

09/23/22 - Miller continues to inspire students

09/23/22 - MSU offers workshops through Lifelong Learning Institute

09/23/22 - Minot State plans Homecoming 2022 parade

09/22/22 - Minot Symphony Orchestra opens with jazz

09/20/22 - Minot State hosts Girl Power Space Camp

09/20/22 - Minot symphony’s 97th season brings big changes

09/14/22 - Minneapolis hip hop star to perform at Minot State Amphitheater

09/13/22 - Ulrickson creates community benefits

09/06/22 - Western Plains Opera returns

09/01/22 - Experience the power of the arts at MSU NOTSTOCK


August 2022

08/27/22 - Minot State mourns the passing of Dean Frantsvog

08/26/22 - Summers for Stinson

08/25/22 - Minot State, First Western Bank unveil 10-year naming rights at Herb Parker Stadium

08/25/22 - Northwest Arts Center presents INT’L exhibitions, receives grant

08/23/22 - Minot State reports increase in Fall 2022 enrollment

08/23/22 - Faul interns at ADM

08/22/22 - Development Foundation sets record for philanthropic production

08/22/22 - White Coat Ceremony at Minot State

08/22/22 - Minot State celebrates Welcome Week

08/16/22 - Community development keeps Schilken on his toes

08/16/22 - Community Rocks set to rock Summer Theatre

08/12/22 - Music with a message

08/11/22 - Naze added as newest member of the MSU Development Foundation

08/11/22 - MSU Development Foundation announces Darrell and Joann Henry Scholarship Endowment

08/10/22 - Fall 2022 semester starts Aug. 22 at Minot State

08/03/22 - Walker attends Western Governors’ Leadership Institute


July 2022

07/28/22 - Number one, or number 51

07/26/22 - Andel finds her calling

07/20/22 - Minot State PBL means business

07/19/22 - Minot State Esports Club reaches GGLeagues playoffs

07/18/22 - Alumni Association hosting annual Alumni and Friends Luau at ND State Fair

07/15/22 - Ahoy: Set sail with the Alumni Association’s European cruise

07/06/22 - Minot State introduces Kevin Forde as new Director of Athletics

07/06/22 - Analytical Anderson guides assessment at Minot State

07/01/22 - Phi Beta Lambda excels at National FBLA-PBL Conference


June 2022

06/28/22 - Minot State Spring 2022 President’s List, VPAA and Engagement Honor Rolls

06/15/22 - Summer Theatre prepares for Season 57

06/14/22 - Mayer named partner at Integrity Outdoor Living

06/14/22 - Juneteenth event at Minot State

06/13/22 - Alumni Association kicks off 2022 Friend Raising Tour

06/10/22 - Jastrzembski, Minot Area Council for International Visitors hosts energy officials

06/07/22 - Schreier learns to respond

06/06/22 - Getting into the swing of things


May 2022

05/26/22 - Naze named conductor-in-residence for the NW Edvard Grieg Society

05/24/22 - Minot State finds success at Posters on the Hill

05/23/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Kellen Peat earns research assistantship at Texas A&M University

05/23/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Filkins gets second degree from Minot State

05/20/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: MSU ‘clicks’ for Schmidt after study abroad experience

05/20/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Led by music

05/19/22 - Summer Theatre stage to be named after alumnus Duhamel

05/19/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Romanick advocates for others

05/17/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: On to the next chapter

05/16/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Always find your way back home

05/16/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Weninger returns to MSU to follow her dream

05/13/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Working with people

05/13/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: From family to Trinity

05/13/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Bland credits supporters for all her growth

05/13/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Delsman’s evolution readies her for next step

05/12/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Nelson finds her fit

05/12/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Same town, new opportunities

05/11/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: DeCoteau embraces her culture to reach her full potential

05/11/22 - Nursing student travels to Guatemala

05/10/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Philip makes a story out of it

05/09/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: The sixth Lucy

05/06/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Graves’s success measured in more than degrees

05/05/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Castro's determination for education inspires all

05/04/22 - Minot State to celebrate 107th Commencement Exercises

05/04/22 - SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Gulka strives to change lives

05/04/22 - MSU Esports Club is leveling up


April 2022

04/27/22 - Student Leader Summit at Minot State

04/26/22 - Minot Symphony Orchestra presents 96th season finale

04/22/22 - Non-traditional student finds home in POWER Center

04/20/22 - Minot State earns National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense designation

04/20/22 - SAAC presents mental health panel for student-athletes

04/20/22 - Campus and Community Dialogues returns to Minot State

04/20/22 - Origination of the powwow at Minot State

04/19/22 - High heels provided: No Excuse for Abuse – Red Run event at Minot State

04/13/22 - Hatfield receives industry-level funding for chemical research at UNC Chapel Hill

04/12/22 - Transferred to learn, learning to teach

04/12/22 - Linnell elected as staff advisor on State Board of Higher Education

04/08/22 - Under 40: Geer fills community need

04/08/22 - Higher Learning Commission campus visit schedule April 11, 12

04/07/22 - Minot State Giving Day set for April 13

04/07/22 - Shakespeare visits Minot

04/06/22 - Special Education Department receives Bush Foundation grant

04/05/22 - Under 30: A balancing act

04/01/22 - From University Avenue to Sesame Street


March 2022

03/31/22 - Minot State and Dakota College at Bottineau release Land Acknowledgement Statement

03/30/22 - Minot State mourns the passing of Rod Romine

03/28/22 - Alumni Association presents 38th annual Gala Dinner and Auction

03/28/22 - Summer and Fall 2022 registration opens Friday at Minot State

03/28/22 - Librarians at Gordon B. Olson are resources, too

03/23/22 - Alumni Association adds Bullseyes to annual event

03/23/22 - Dream it, plan it, do it: Eckmann continues to be an inspiration to students

03/16/22 - Dome renovation impacts Minot, region

03/15/22 - Not so elementary

03/11/22 - On the Road with Minot State Choirs

03/11/22 - Fettig wasting no time to love Minot State

03/10/22 - From Brown to being a Beaver

03/10/22 - Hometown Pride Scholarship deadline at end of March

03/04/22 - Swiftly enhance your knowledge of tech by joining the SWIFT Club

03/02/22 - Minot State to host ice cream social

03/02/22 - Social work students hosting food drive


February 2022

02/28/22 - Performing Arts welcomes all for Ukulele Jam

02/25/22 - Dockter’s dedication pays off

02/23/22 - Sertoma Club of Minot supports Minot State Deaf Mentor Program

02/22/22 - Dance lessons at Minot State

02/18/22 - Mid-year graduate Burckhard appreciates time at MSU

02/18/22 - Council highlights diversity at MSU

02/17/22 - Hannah Schaefer named Minot State University Nurse of the Year

02/17/22 - Minot State to host Red and Green Day

02/10/22 - Familiar face around math and computer science department

02/10/22 - MSU offering classes in newly formed Lifelong Learning Institute

02/09/22 - Minot State accepting scholarship applications, deadline Feb. 15

02/07/22 - Alumni Association plans events in Arizona

02/04/22 - Communication Matters Lab open in Hartnett Hall

02/04/22 - EyeCandy at Fort Ransom State Park


January 2022

01/31/22 - Minot State Fall 2021 President’s List, VPAA and Engagement Honor Rolls

01/31/22 - Minot State to host Ward County MATHCOUNTS and Spelling Bee

01/28/22 - Looyenga Leadership Center establishes Larson Leadership Scholars

01/21/22 - Performing Arts to host band for beginners

01/20/22 - Twist and shout with the Minot Symphony Orchestra

01/20/22 - Bingo! Minot State to host powwow bingo fundraisers

01/19/22 - Alumni Association invites alumni and friends to February events

01/19/22 - Minot State pilots Health Equity Ambassador Program

01/13/22 - Rammell uses unusual start to direct BIS program

01/12/22 - Minot Regional Lego Robotics Tournament at Swain Hall

01/12/22 - Minot State alumnus participates in worldwide art expo

01/10/22 - White Coat Ceremony at Minot State

01/05/22 - Giving back after graduation