St. Cloud State students networked with peers and participated in a day of action and a commitments challenge at the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) 2014 meeting at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz., in March. The seventh annual conference drew more than 1,000 college students from 50 states and more than 80 countries.
St. Cloud State University and Viking Coca-Cola, owned by the Faber family, have reached an exclusive agreement for pouring rights at St. Cloud State, which further solidifies the university’s long-standing relationship with the local bottling company. The 10-year agreement will feature monetary benefits for the university including initiative funding support totaling $250,000 for applied learning
About a dozen St. Cloud police officers received classroom and behind-the-wheel training at the Minnesota Highway Safety and Research Center to learn the limitations of its new armored SWAT vehicle, how it drives and the safest way to operate it. The officers were trained and certified on the military surplus armored personnel carrier using a
Julie K. Peters, owner and president of It’s Never Over…the business of learning, a leadership training and development company based in St. Cloud, was awarded the 2013 Outstanding Adjunct Teacher Award by the Communication and Theater Association of Minnesota. Peters is a 30-year adjunct professor of communication studies.
Associate professor Mark Muñiz and his team of anthropologists have tested soil samples in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness that challenge previous beliefs that glacier-led flooding in northern Minnesota caused the earliest humans to inhabit the south. Their discovery leads them to believe the site was home to a settlement 16,400 years ago, which
St. Cloud State has long served as a cultural and entertainment hub for St. Cloud and Central Minnesota. Grand spaces, intimate stages and outdoor venues are among the settings for entertaining evenings. Many departments add unique programming to a campus calendar filled with concerts, interactive entertainment and sporting events. Related links » Explore the events
A big rock riff, an in-your-face beat and an AC/DC-like chant courtesy of Minnesota rock guitar virtuoso Paul “Stretch” Diethelm ‘03 is part of a new pre-game multimedia experience at Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/114589888″ params=”color=990000&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] The “Husky Hockey Song” was written, performed and recorded by Diethelm in his
St. Cloud State begins play in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) this season. The Huskies join the league along with former Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) rivals Colorado College, University of Denver, University of Minnesota Duluth, University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of North Dakota. Former Central Collegiate Hockey Association teams Miami University
Eight former Husky greats, representing seven different sports competing from the 1960s to 2005, were inducted into the St. Cloud State University Athletic Hall of Fame in October during a morning ceremony at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. Minnesota Twins television play-by-play announcer and St. Cloud State alumnus Dick Bremer ’78 was the master
Three St. Cloud police officers are helping ensure safety in the southside neighborhood near campus through the newly initiated Campus Area Police Services (CAPS) team. Related links » Follow the officers on Twitter: @SCPD_CAPS A crime reported in the campus area now gets the attention of veteran officers assigned to the CAPS team instead of