Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 9 Oct 2015 23:29:31 EDTFri, 9 Oct 2015 23:29:31 EDT receives award Fokken, communication studies professor at Southwest Minnesota State University, has been recognized by the Communication and Theater Association of Minnesota with the Outstanding Individual in Communication and Theater Award.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTCampus notes for Oct. 7 receives master's degree from UND Nearly 550 University of North Dakota students were eligible to receive degrees during this year's summer commencement ceremony Au.Wed, 7 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting students college-ready The University of Minnesota's effort to help prepare students for college - delivered through a program called Ramp-Up to Readiness - is now being implemented in Tracy Area and Lakeview Public School.Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTSMSU briefs for Sept. 30 Festival '15 Spoken workshops Two free Spoken Word workshops are scheduled from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 1, and Thursday, Oct. 15, in Bellows Academic room 231 at Southwest Minnesota State University.Wed, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTSchool year at Marshall is off to a 'great, but busy start,' officials say Jenny Kirk <a href=''></a> MARSHALL - Students and staff appear to be off to a good start at Marshall Public Schools.Wed, 23 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT