The AAF-ND ADDY competition – DUE JAN.8

Posted on behalf of Melissa Hintermeister If you haven’t already, I encourage you to enter your students’ work in the 2014 American Advertising Federation of North Dakota ADDY Awards. The deadline for all entries is this Thursday, January 8. All students in North Dakota and Moorhead, Minn., colleges are eligible to enter. We know this […]

Friday Funny 12.19.14

Hello World!  It’s been a while since I have bee up here to let you know what I have been seeing and playing with in the world of technology.  I have plenty of topics in my head, but today, I thought I would post one of my favorite pieces of British humor involving  blackberries, apples […]

Great Communication Secrets of Great Leaders

In any leadership role we all are called at some point to be a communicator.  The way we develop, enunciate, verbalize, deliver and sustain our message can have a profound impact on how those around us receive that message.  While there are many parts to communicating as a great leader, I would like to touch […]

Youth For Understanding Needs Your Help

Why families host: In another country, a teenager is waiting, wondering which family will open up a world of possibilities. If your family is open to new and enriching experiences – willing to provide guidance, love and support to a young person embarking on a journey of self-discovery – hosting a YFU student is for […]

PLN: Your Personal Learning Network

What is a PLN? If I had to define what a ‘Personal Learning Network’ is, I would keep it simple and broad: n. – the entire collection of people with whom you engage and exchange information, usually online. Personal Learning Networks, or PLNs, have been around forever.  Originally, they were your family and friends, maybe […]

Assistant Director Position Open

Minnesota State Mankato is currently seeking qualified applicants for the Assistant Director, Community Engagement in the Student Activities Office. Apply Here Responsibilities The Assistant Director of Community Engagement will administer, develop, and maintain service-learning relationships across the University’s campus and community, and serve as a member of the Student Activities team. The employee will train […]

Friday Funny

Hello World!  It’s been a while since I have bee up here to let you know what I have been seeing and playing with in the world of technology.  I have plenty of topics in my head, but today, I thought I would simply start what will hopefully become a weekly or by weekly installment […]

Dragon Week of Thanks

Minnesota State University Moorhead “Dragon Week of Thanks” Moorhead, MN—The Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation will be hosting their first “Dragon Week of Thanks” on April 28th through May 2nd. Throughout the week there will be visual opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to see how donations have impacted students and their education at MSU […]

Advocate Positions Open

The Advocate is hiring for Fall 2014! Check out our open positions for Fall 2014 and kick-start your career today! Being on The Advocate staff not only looks good on your resume, but will help you in essentially any mass communications career. The Advocate will be accepting applications until May 1st in order to get […]