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To celebrate Mayville State University's 125th anniversary, MSU president Gary Hagen drove the 1930 Model A that he restored the same year that he began his presidency. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald

Mayville State has seen record enrollments, fundraising gains


MAYVILLE, N.D. — Alumni of Mayville State University returning this weekend to observe the school’s 125th Anniversary will find their alma mater in the midst of a renaissance.


The school set an attendance record this past fall for the fourth consecutive year, with 1,065 students, and a spring enrollment record this year of 1,020. Officials expect the fall mark to tumble again this year.

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Kevin Bonham
Kevin Bonham covers news from northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota for the Grand Forks Herald. A North Dakota native, who grew up in Mandan and Dickinson, he has been a reporter or an editor with the Herald and Forum Communications for nearly 30 years. 
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