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Mayville State University alumna Michelle (Worner) Kommer will deliver the annual commencement address at Mayville State University Saturday, May 15. The commencement ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. at the Mayville State University Lewy Lee Fieldhouse. Due to safety concerns related to COVID-19 and the need to social distance, officials are asking that members of the public watch via live stream at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/msucomets/, rather than attend the event in person.
Just as the 67th Legislative Assembly of North Dakota was coming to a close, legislators approved Mayville State’s request for $1.6 million to fund a natural gas boiler project that will provide a new heating source for the campus. The use of natural gas will provide efficiencies for our institution, and the project will enhance Mayville State’s infrastructure and improve our campus while providing a cleaner footprint for all.
Collette Christoffers, associate professor and interim chair of the Division of Nursing at Mayville State University, has been recognized for her ongoing achievements and contributions in nursing practice. Collette was recognized with the Chapter Excellence in Nursing Leadership Award during the Xi-Kappa-at-Large Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau’s induction ceremony held March 27, 2021.
It’s hard to imagine that the academic year is coming to a close. These last months seem to have flown by. We look forward to celebrating with the fall 2020, spring 2021, and summer 2021 graduates on commencement day, Saturday, May 15. We are excited for the opportunity to have an in-person graduation. Out of respect for COVID-19 safety guidelines, the event will be very structured, but it will be a special day, nonetheless.
Mayville State alumni, friends, faculty, staff, and students are invited to stop by the Edson and Margaret Larson Alumni and Leadership Center for an ice cream social Thursday, May 6, 2021 from 2 to 4 p.m. Hosted by the Mayville State Alumni Association Board, the event is being held as part of the MSU Foundation “I’m Thankful for Mayville State” annual day of giving. Ice cream treats will be served on the grounds north of the alumni center.
The word gratitude is derived from the Latin word gratia, which means grace, graciousness, or gratefulness (depending on the context). Gratitude is a thankful appreciation for what a person receives, whether tangible or intangible. By expressing gratitude, we acknowledge the goodness in our lives.