It’s been quite a winter! Lots of snow and cold temperatures have made for some interesting times. Throw in strong winds here and there, and you’ve got the makings for blizzards, weather advisories, and more.
A new Office of Academic Advising has been established at Mayville State University. The Advising Center serves all students seeking assistance and acts as a frontline student services office. The main focus is on new on-campus students, transfer students, readmits, and continuing students.
The Mayville State University Office of Admissions is hosting a preview day Friday, March 29. Prospective students will have the opportunity to experience life on campus during the day’s activities. One lucky student who attends Mayville State’s spring preview day will win a drawing for a Comet prize package! Admissions personnel will be available to admit students while they are on campus. They should apply for admission before arriving on campus. Apply at www.mayvillestate.edu. Use the application code “Comet” to waive the $35 application fee. Prospective students should bring official or unofficial high school and/or college transcripts along with ACT or SAT scores when they come to the preview day activities.
The Saint Louis Brass Quintet performs the entire spectrum of great music for brass - from the works of today's composers to Baroque and Renaissance music transcribed for modern instruments. Light-hearted entertainment intertwines with serious classical music. The Saint Louis Brass Quintet will perform a concert at the North Dakota Museum of Art in Grand Forks at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 24. They will take the stage at Mayville State University's Classroom Building Auditorium on Monday, March 25, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be available at the door on the evening of the event.
March 11 to 15 was spring break at Mayville State University. Many students headed for home, or maybe to warm and sunny places for rest and relaxation. Others, however, stayed on campus and in town so they could work at their jobs and find other things to do closer to their Mayville State home.
Our men’s basketball team represented Mayville State University and the Mayville-Portland and Traill County community very well in the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball Championship Tournament held in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Comets played in the opening round game versus Morningside College of Iowa on Thursday evening, March 7.