Eleven Mayville State University students were named students of the year during the Academic and Student Senate Awards Program held Wednesday, April 30, 2019. The annual program provides a time when students who have excelled in academics and leadership are honored.
Saturday, May 11, commencement day, was a great day to be a Comet! Well-wishes, tears of joy, smiles, laughter, memories, thoughts of the future, and reflections on time spent at “the school of personal service” were highlights of the occasion.
Mayville State University’s 127th commencement was held Saturday afternoon, May 11. More than 200 individuals who had completed the requirements for their degrees at the end of the fall semester of 2018 or the spring semester of 2019 were recognized, as were several individuals who will complete their degree requirements at the end of the summer session of 2019.
The Mayville State University employee recognition banquet, held Wednesday evening, May 1, 2019, was a tribute to the employees of Mayville State for their work and commitment to the university. The annual event was held at the Mayville State Campus Center Luckasen Room. All Mayville State employees and their spouses or guests were invited to attend, as were Mayville State retirees and spouses or guests. All totaled, there are more than 1,800 combined years of service by all current full-time faculty and staff.
Jeff Sieg, Professor of Science, was named Mayville State University Teacher of the Year for 2018-2019. The award was presented to Sieg at the annual Academic and Student Senate Awards Program held at Mayville State University on Tuesday, April 30.
It’s been a great year at Mayville State University! We’ve enjoyed so many successes, including being awarded a $2.25 million Department of Education grant, which was the impetus behind our new advising center. We know the grant will be life-changing for our institution, and we are grateful.