The President's Weekly Newspaper Column

Dr. Brian Van Horn's column for the Traill County Tribune, Mayville’s local weekly newspaper.

MSU Foundation Honor Society members make a big impact at Mayville State

November 10, 2012 In July of 2007, the MSU Foundation implemented some changes that have simplified the way the general public and Mayville State alumni and friends interpret…

AHEC assists with health care needs in North Dakota

November 3, 2012 Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) are statewide networks of community-based organizations linked to academic health centers to address health workforce needs.

Scholarships benefit students while strengthening the university

October 27, 2012 Through the efforts of the MSU Foundation, Mayville State alumni and friends play a major role in providing financial support for students who enroll at Mayville…

Celebrate the holidays in song at Mayville State University

October 20, 2012 It seems a little premature to start talking about the upcoming holiday season, but I know people begin making plans early and I'm hoping you'll mark a couple of…

Back Behind the Barn 5K Run/Walk returns to Farmers Bowl festivities for second year

July 14, 2012 Planning and preparation for Mayville State University’s annual Farmers Bowl is underway. The annual day-long festival that honors the region’s agricultural way of…

Mayville State to host Shrine Bowl athletes and coaches

July 7, 2012 Mayville State University will host the North Dakota Shrine Bowl players and coaches during their week of training prior to this year’s 9-man and 11-man games. The…

Mayville State’s first-ever master’s degree assists with the state’s teacher shortage

The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved Mayville State University’s request to offer a Master of Arts in Teaching degree in the fall of 2016, and classes in the…