In light of recent discussions of LGBTQ+ educational disparities in the United States, Mayville State University, North Dakota State University, and the Darcy Jeda Corbitt Foundation will hold the second annual Great Plains Affirming Campus Conference (GPACC) on Oct. 28, 2017 at Mayville State University. The conference theme is “Narratives of Visibility: What will our legacy be?” The public is invited to participate.
Those who attend the Mayville State University volleyball and women’s basketball games this weekend will have the opportunity to support the Cope Well Foundation. The Mayville State volleyball team will play against Presentation College on Friday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. and Bellevue University at noon on Saturday, Oct. 21. The Comets women’s basketball team will host Providence University at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 and again at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22. All games will be played in the Mayville State Lewy Lee Fieldhouse.
Offutt Brass, the brass ensemble of the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band, will perform at Mayville State University Saturday, Oct. 21. The performance begins at 7 p.m. in the MSU Classroom Building Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public.
Mayville State University alumni and friends were honored during the MSU Alumni Association’s 2017 homecoming festivities held Oct. 6-8. The weekend was highlighted by good times and good friends, all with a common thread of Mayville State University, “the school of personal service.”
Dr. Angela Edenloff, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Mayville State graduate, was on the Mayville State campus Friday, Sept. 15 to share information about her journey to becoming a veterinarian with current students, faculty, and staff. She stressed the importance of getting good grades and participating in extra-curricular activities while in college. Angela also shared the veterinary school requirements and described her first-hand real-world experiences as a veterinarian.
Mayville State University is hosting Preview Day 2017 Thursday, Oct. 19 on the Mayville State campus. There are a number of activities planned throughout the day that will provide information for anyone considering Mayville State as a possible college home.