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Great McGovern ForumUS Senate hopefuls urge political interest

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

Three of South Dakota’s four candidates for U.S. Senate met Tuesday night in Mitchell and talked about the importance of being involved in the political process.

“You are going to make the determination in the direction this country goes,” Gordon …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: DWU Opperman lecture

September 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

Jon Kreamelmeyer, a 1970 Dakota Wesleyan University alumnus, gives his Opperman Lecture, “Skiing, Service and Success: Lessons from the Slope,” Thursday at the Sherman Center on the DWU campus in Mitchell. His passion for skiing took him from the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Local couple makes contribution to DWU’s music department

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University’s music department has a new name, thanks to benefactors Ron and Sheilah Gates, of Mitchell.

The university recognized the Gateses on Thursday for their donation toward the music program during the school’s fall convocat…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: First day at DWU

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

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DWU named 2014 Great College to Work by higher education survey

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education.

The results, released today in The Chronicle’s seventh annual report on The Academic Workplace, are…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

DWU partner recognized by Clinton for work in STEM education

July 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Partnering Anthropology with Science and Technology Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to redesigning education in America and also a partner with Dakota Wesleyan University to offer a master’s in science, technology, engineering an…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: Ball game smooch

May 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University played Morningside College during the Great Plains Athletic Conference baseball tournament Thursday afternoon at Cadwell Park in Mitchell….continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Record-setting Tigers ready for GPAC tourney

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

This is the best softball team Dakota Wesleyan University’s Ed Kieff has coached in his tenure.

His team speaks for itself after its record-setting regular season. The Tigers are 20-16 overall and 11-9 in Great Plains Athletic Conference at the …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Honorary doctorate, speaker announced for DWU’s 2014 commencement

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University will celebrate commencement Saturday with a baccalaureate service and graduation, and an honorary degree will be conferred posthumously upon a former faculty member.

Baccalaureate will begin at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

DWU dean, wife spend summers ministering to Eskimo tribe

April 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Sam Sandau

DWU University Relations

Summer vacation is usually about enjoying the warm weather and relaxing.

However, for Dr. Ed Plastow, summer is spent in the physically, mentally and spiritually rough terrain of Alaska’s west coast.
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