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M State student HR chapter earns national recognition

Members of the Student Human Resource Organization on Minnesota State Community and Technical College’s Moorhead campus have earned national recognition for their chapter’s activities. SHRO received the national Society for continue reading →

Posted in News on July 15, 2016 at 8:02 am

New M State program addresses F-M area’s child care shortage

A new program on Minnesota State Community and Technical College’s Moorhead campus is designed to help alleviate the serious shortage of child care in the Fargo-Moorhead area and provide opportunities continue reading →

Posted in News on July 14, 2016 at 8:58 am

The associate degree program that fits your schedule!

Posted in News on June 30, 2016 at 1:03 pm – Tags:

MnSCU changes system name to Minnesota State

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system has given itself a new nickname: Minnesota State. The board of trustees for the system formerly known as MnSCU approved the change this continue reading →

Posted in News on June 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm

‘Why Treaties Matter’ traveling exhibit on display on Detroit Lakes campus

A special traveling exhibit, “Why Treaties Matter: Self-Government in the Dakota and Ojibwe Nations,” will be on display on the Detroit Lakes campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2016 at 8:06 am

Spartans earn 3rd place in NJCAA National Tournament

Men’s NJCAA Division III National Golf Championship at Chautauqua Golf Club in Chautauqua, NY.

Posted in News on June 6, 2016 at 11:11 am – Tags:

2016 Spring Semester President’s List

Congratulations to the 750 students who have been named to the President’s List at Minnesota State Community and Technical College for Spring Semester 2016! To qualify for this academic honor, continue reading →

Posted in News on June 1, 2016 at 10:29 am

RDO Truck Centers, M State partner on Transportation Center

Minnesota State Community and Technical College and RDO Truck Centers are pleased to announce a partnership in support of the new Transportation Center and the Diesel Equipment Technology program on continue reading →

Posted in News on June 1, 2016 at 8:30 am – Tags:

Free textbooks help open doors to an M State degree

One more barrier to a college degree is falling on the Detroit Lakes campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College. Students who enroll in fall 2016 business courses on continue reading →

Posted in News on May 25, 2016 at 8:23 am

M State students claim top spots in BPA competition

Two Minnesota State Community and Technical College students scored in the Top Ten nationally and were on hand for a world record that was set during the recent 2016 Business continue reading →

Posted in News on May 20, 2016 at 9:34 am

State Farm supports Transportation Center with $10,000 grant

State Farm has awarded a $10,000 grant to Minnesota State Community and Technical College in support of the new Transportation Center on the Moorhead campus and for naming rights to continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2016 at 10:30 am

Gas Utility program launches its first class of graduates into new careers

Each of the students had his own reasons for enrolling in the Gas Utility Construction and Service program at Minnesota State Community and Technical College last fall, but all are continue reading →

Posted in News on May 10, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Check out the many M State programs that can help you pay for college!

Posted in News on May 9, 2016 at 9:47 am – Tags:

M State’s Concurrent Enrollment Program earns national accreditation

Minnesota State Community and Technical College has earned national accreditation for its Concurrent Enrollment Program, which each year benefits more than 1,600 area high school students by giving them a continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2016 at 12:44 pm

Check out the 2016 Spring M State Magazine!

Check out the Spring 2016 issue of the M State Magazine, now available online. Learn how tuition-free college is possible and why a comprehensive two-year college is a fantastic place continue reading →

Posted in News on May 3, 2016 at 1:53 pm – Tags:

Fergus Falls nursing graduates celebrate with pinning ceremonies

Fifty area nursing students will be recognized during pinning ceremonies on the Fergus Falls campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College on Friday, May 6. Eighteen graduates of the continue reading →

Posted in News on April 27, 2016 at 10:59 am

33 inducted into PTK honor society on Detroit Lakes campus

The Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Detroit Lakes chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society welcomed 33 new members during its annual New Member Inductions Ceremony on continue reading →

Posted in News on April 26, 2016 at 10:19 am

M State celebrates commencement May 5 and 6

Commencement ceremonies will mark the graduation of 978 students on the four campuses of Minnesota State Community and Technical College on May 5 and 6. Spring campus graduation events are continue reading →

Posted in News on April 22, 2016 at 12:28 pm

M State’s Bjerke, Borcherding receive national teaching awards

Two Minnesota State Community and Technical College instructors are being honored with national awards recognizing their excellence in education and college leadership. Shawn Bjerke and Dr. Matthew Borcherding received Excellence continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2016 at 9:45 am

M State’s Heidi Anderson and Bill Evans honored as Outstanding Educators

Minnesota State Community and Technical College instructors Heidi Anderson and Bill Evans are being honored as 2016 Outstanding Educators for excellence in teaching. Anderson is an instructor in the English continue reading →

Posted in News on April 15, 2016 at 2:58 pm