Weekly Newspaper Column

The President's Weekly Newspaper Column

Dr. Gary Hagen's column for the Traill County Tribune, Mayville’s local weekly newspaper.

Million-dollar gift continues to change lives

In November of 2011, Mayville State received a gift of $1,000,000. Designated for the purpose of providing student scholarships, the gift is the largest single monetary charitable …

Let your Comet pride show on Giving Hearts Day, Thursday, February 9!

The Mayville State University Foundation will participate in Giving Hearts Day for the fourth time on Feb. 9, 2017. Giving Hearts Day is a 24-hour online give-a-thon for non-profit…

Amazing year-end stewardship opportunities available for charitable donors

The holiday season is a time for giving, and a time for being thankful. At Mayville State, we are very fortunate to benefit from the generosity of so many alumni and friends. Many …

CORE Spring Break Trip to Winnipeg will provide invaluable experiences for MSU students

As university students across America set out to find adventure during spring break in March, Mayville State University students and faculty will be looking forward to adventure an…

Midwest Dueling Pianos, Downtown Horns, and Santa will make appearances at Mayville State

I’m excited to announce that the MSU Foundation will be hosting an exciting event on Friday evening, February 3. Just in time to help chase away the winter blues and cabin fever, t…

Collegiate DECA provides valuable experiences for Mayville State students

We’re very proud of a fine group of Mayville State University students who are involved in Collegiate DECA. Historically, Collegiate DECA stood for Distributive Education Clubs of …

RN-to-BSN nursing program addressing statewide nursing shortage, applications now being accepted for spring

We are privileged to do our part in assisting with the statewide nursing shortage through our online RN-to-BSN nursing program at Mayville State University. It is essential that we…

Celebrate the holidays in song at Mayville State University

It’s hard to believe that the holidays are right around the corner! Where does the time go? People start making holiday plans early, and I’m hoping you’ll add a couple of Mayville …

Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Cody Hunter

We at Mayville State University are blessed with many great colleagues. These faculty and staff members are making an impact at the university, as well as in the community and beyo…

Newly developed statements and plans will lead Mayville State down the path of endless possibilities

We at Mayville State embarked on a major challenge in the fall of 2015, to develop a new strategic plan. At the time, we were in the enviable position of having accomplished all, a…