Weekly Newspaper Column

The President's Weekly Newspaper Column

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

Mayville State to highlight STEM at Legislative Showcase

Mayville State University will be among North Dakota's eleven public colleges and universities present at a public showcase that will be held in the North Dakota Capitol Memorial H…

Comet women make school history with trip to national tournament

The Mayville State University women’s basketball team has made school history. They are the first Mayville State women’s basketball team to play in a national tournament. The news …

Dual credit courses give high school students a jump start on college degrees

Dual credit course offerings at Mayville State University mean exciting opportunities for area high school students. Through Mayville State’s dual credit program, qualified high sc…

Mayville State 125th anniversary is great cause for a community celebration

“The establishment of a college in Mayville marked the end of a dream and the beginning of a grand adventure. The vision of the advantages inherent in higher education had long abi…

A Sparkling Affair will help to add sparkling touches at alumni center

Last October we announced the Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation gift of $340,000 to the MSU Foundation. The purpose of their contribution is to save Mayville State’s historic No…

Events provide opportunities for alumni and friends to connect

February 9, 2013. The Mayville State University Alumni Association is an organization sponsored by the Mayville State University Foundation for the purpose of addressing alumni co…

Business Activity Day, an important annual event at Mayville State University

February 2, 2013. The Mayville State University Division of Business and Computer Information Systems sponsored the annual MSU Business Activity Day on the campus of Mayville Stat…

Mayville State and North Dakota University System have significant economic impact

January 26, 2013. As the legislative session gets underway, people look to the various state entities to determine where they think tax dollars should be spent. The North Dakota U…

Time spent with legislators and others was productive and gratifying

January 19, 2013. This week has been one of great activity and excitement. The 63rd Legislative Assembly has convened, and higher education representatives presented plans and bud…

Traill County-Mayville State luncheon is February 12

January 12, 2013. The annual Traill County-Mayville State reunion luncheon will be held in Mesa, Ariz. on February 12, 2013. My wife Debbie and I will attend the luncheon once aga…