Saturday Jul 26
A little of this, a little of that
That's the consensus of those you run into on campus as the focus zeroes in squarely on August 21, when incoming freshmen arrive for Gold Rush Days at Southwest Minnesota State University.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
A passion for music
After she got a postcard in the mail about a seminar where she could work with Broadway percussionists, Meghan Carmody of Marshall decided to take the chance.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Michael Walker heads Minneapolis Public Schools Black Male Student Achievement initiative
Dr. Bernadeia Johnson, superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools , has selected Michael Walker as the director of the Office of Black Male Student Achievement, effective July 28. Walker is a longtime MPS employee, having held multiple roles at Roosevelt High School since 1999.
Thooft-Zingler to wed Sept. 20
Janelle graduated from Lincoln HI High School in 2008 and Southwest Minnesota State University in 2011.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Weikle named court administrator for Brown, Nicollet counties
ST. PETER Judges in Minnesota's Fifth Judicial District have appointed Carol Weikle the Court Administrator for Brown and Nicollet county district courts.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Things are looking up
For seven years, Marshall and Yellow Medicine East High School students have been benefiting from the existence of the Upward Bound program, which is in its 50th year nationally.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Jackson County Pilot
JCC grad elected to prestigious pos...
A Jackson County Central High School graduate has been named leader of the National Education Association Student Program.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Track & field complex taking shape
There has been substantial progress this summer at the Marshall Regional Track & Field complex at Southwest Minnesota State University - a venue born from a partnership between the university and Marshall Public Schools.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Rural authors exhibit at Minnesota's Machinery Museum in Hanley Falls
Opening July 8 and continuing through Aug. 5, the Minnesota's Machinery Museum in Hanley Falls will host an exhibit of posters, books and artifacts titled "A Prairie Literary Legacy."
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Campus beat: Minnesota professor's gowns head to a London stage, via Twitter
As a theater professor, Sheila Tabaka has been directing - and making most of the costumes for - the spring play at Southwest Minnesota State University for years.
Pipestone County Star
Learning to lead
Tyson Watters and Jacoby Hunt, soon-to-be seniors at Pipestone Area Schools, were selected to attend American Legion Boys State on the Campus of Southwest Minnesota State University from June 15-21.