Monthly Archives: April 2015

M State instructors recognized for excellence in teaching

Four instructors at Minnesota State Community and Technical College were recognized with state and national education awards this spring. Shana Petermann, a microbiology instructor on the Moorhead campus, was named continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2015 at 8:14 am

M State among nation’s colleges with best return on investment

How do graduates of Minnesota State Community and Technical College fare financially in their careers? Very well, according to a study that considered the “value-added” by degrees from two- and continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2015 at 3:16 pm – Tags:

Guest trumpeter joins M State Jazz Band for Spring Concert

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Jazz Band and Combo will be joined by guest trumpet player Dr. Jeremy Brekke at the band’s Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2015 at 2:53 pm

M State’s Petermann named MnSCU Educator of the Year

Shana Petermann, a microbiology instructor at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, has been awarded one of the state’s highest teaching honors by the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. continue reading →

Posted in News on April 23, 2015 at 10:16 am

Spring Choir Concert features student favorites, talents

An eclectic array of student favorites will be featured during the upcoming Spring Choir Concert set for 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 1, in Legacy Hall on the Fergus Falls campus continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2015 at 1:23 pm

M State Concert Band springs into the season

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College Concert Band celebrates the season with its annual Spring Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, in Legacy Hall on the Fergus continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2015 at 2:42 pm

M State students place first in SkillsUSA competition

Four Minnesota State Community and Technical College students were among the top award winners at the recent Minnesota SkillsUSA annual event in Bloomington. Shawn Teal of Dilworth won first place continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2015 at 2:17 pm

M State’s Wilkens, Roberts receive NISOD Excellence Awards

  Two instructors on the Detroit Lakes campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College are being honored with national awards recognizing their excellence in education and college leadership. Dr. continue reading →

Posted in News on April 10, 2015 at 1:48 pm

Graphic design students recognized for creative skills

Two Minnesota State Community and Technical College students collected major industry awards in the student category of the ADDY competition sponsored by the American Advertising Federation of North Dakota on continue reading →

Posted in News on April 8, 2015 at 10:43 am

Empty Bowls fills Fergus Falls community need

Local college students and artists have created nearly 350 bowls that will be filled during the Empty Bowls community fundraiser at Minnesota State Community and Technical College from 11 a.m. continue reading →

Posted in News on April 6, 2015 at 9:40 am

Carpentry award winner combines passion for art, building

Carpentry student Kyra (Thompson) Johnson, who hopes to combine her love of art and building into a carpentry career, has been named an Outstanding Student by the National Association of continue reading →

Posted in News on April 6, 2015 at 8:02 am

M State pays musical tribute to Otter Tail County’s beauty

Come celebrate the beauty of Otter Tail County at the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Chamber Chorale’s Spring Concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 12, in Legacy Hall on continue reading →

Posted in News on April 2, 2015 at 12:20 pm