“A Place for All People” is the theme for Mayville State’s multicultural showcase. Events are planned from April 23 to April 28. All activities are free and open to the public.
The Association for Continuing Higher Education (ACHE) is an organization with which I have been involved for many years, and I had the opportunity to attend the ACHE South region conference in Gatlinburg, Tenn. April 1-4. ACHE South is a dynamic network of diverse professionals who are dedicated to promoting excellence in continuing higher education and to sharing their expertise and experience with one another. The region is comprised of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. International locations include Caribbean, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico.
Dr. Kelli Odden, Associate Professor of Education at Mayville State University, has been elected to a second term as a representative of Region 8 for the National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE). NAECTE is an organization that focuses on professionals in the field of early childhood, those who prepare teachers and researchers, and collaborates with national and international early childhood programs.
Please join Lake Region State College and Mayville State University for an open house from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 24 at the LRSC nursing classrooms located on the third floor of Old Main on Mayville State’s campus (330 Third Street NE, Mayville). A ribbon cutting will be held at 4:30 with remarks from both presidents and nursing program representatives.
The 15th annual “Tables du Jour” event is set for April 27, 2019. It will be held in the Mayville State University Campus Center Luckasen Room. Table viewing begins and the silent auction opens at 9:30 a.m. A brunch meal will be served at 11 a.m. A limited number of tickets are available by calling the MSU Foundation at 701-788-4864 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Proceeds of the event will benefit Mayville State University students in the form of academic scholarships.
MSU Head Baseball Coach Scott Berry has reached another milestone - 1,100 wins! The record was notched Sunday, April 7, during Mayville State’s doubleheader victory over Dakota State. Games were played in Dickinson, N.D. The Comets women’s softball team is having an exciting spring! Congratulations to Head Coach Ashley Tomblin and her team for the great season they’re having. Pitchers Shaye Kemball, a junior from Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Annika Seedborg, a junior from Hawaiian Gardens, Calif., have both received North Star Athletic Association Pitcher of the Week honors this season.