“What is going on in the Garden Courtyard” is one of the most common questions asked by SMSU students this month. The courtyard has been closed for construction and several crews have been digging deep holes within the courtyard. A specially built part of the wall on the ST-SM link has been open... READ MORE »»
On Monday, Oct. 31, an email was sent to SMSU students that detailed the defacement of the exterior walls of the Social Science building and the Science and Math building, along with the main entrance sign adjacent to Highway 23.
According to Director of Public Safety Mike Munford, the spray paint d... READ MORE »»
Most students who prepare for a research conference usually focus on one subject and one conference at a time. However, an SMSU student chose to not only participate in SMSU’s Undergraduate Research Conference, but in another university’s as well.
SMSU senior Chad Conway went to Kirksville, Mo. ... READ MORE »»
The SMSU Mustangs defeated the University of Mary Marauders 3-0 Friday, Nov. 11. The Mustangs started out red hot in set number one scoring the first three points before the Marauders finally answered with a point of their own. The score was only tied once in the first set at 3-3 before the Mustangs... READ MORE »»
The SMSU Mustangs lost 35-20 to the Augustana Vikings on Saturday, Nov. 12 at the Schwan Regional Event Center. Augustana scored the first points of the game after a disappointing opening drive by the Mustangs that went all the way to the goal line. The Mustangs went for it on fourth down and didn’t... READ MORE »»
Students who would like to see a change in the food at SMSU or share their opinions on the dining service are invited to attend the Food Service Committee meetings.
Sophomore Jeff Mayfield, is the president of this committee.
“I think our purpose is to serve as a community-wide voice for all students who partake in the on-campus dining services,” Mayfield said.
Tom Hemmy, the Director of Chartw... Read More »
As the Spring semester approaches, the Student Activity Fee Allocation Committee (SAFAC) is beginning its search for new members.
Student fees contribute to the collegiate experience, providing funding for clubs and activities ranging from intramural sports to theatre productions. SAFAC allocates funds at the start of each semester and handles ongoing budget requests from clubs seeking funds for un... Read More »
Professor Maureen Sander-Staudt of the SMSU Philosophy Department traveled to Leuven, Belgium Sept. 8-10 where she attended the European Association of Centres of Medical Ethics (EACME) and gave a keynote speech relating to morality within the field of medicine.
“I have to say it was one of the most challenging things I have ever done,” Sander-Staudt said.
This is because her audience wanted he... Read More »
“Where you lead, I will follow.”
The revival to the long-running television series “Gilmore Girls” came exclusively to Netflix on Nov. 25. “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” appeared in the ... Read More »
For some, SMSU’s first snow day occurring so early in the school year might have been a good wake-up call to take winter weather seriously. With a high percentage of the student body commuting to class and ... Read More »
Seifert completes locally based historical fiction novel
Notable local resident and a candidate for Minnesota’s Republican governor nominee in 2012, Marty Seifert can now also be called an author.
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Since 2012, the SMSU Art Club has been nonexistent--until this school year. Seniors Emily Peterson and Virginia Phelps, currently president and vice president, have made it their mission to revitalize... Read More »
The Dungeons and Dragons Club is a new club for anyone and everyone who wants to play Dungeons and Dragons. With the start of another club on campus, many people are asking what it takes to start a ne... Read More »
Halloween is getting closer, so students should expect to see some strange sights around campus, such as interesting costumes, harmless pranks, or maybe even a ghost.
Whispers have been stirring up about som... Read More »