Gavels and Gloves

Among boxing judges licensed to grade pro bouts in the pugilistic capital of Nevada, Natalie Tyrrell is a rarity in her field. Just ask a boxing legend. “I wish there were more people like Natalie … [Read more...]

Quitting Time

Health experts say there’s no time like the present to quit vaping or using other tobacco products. “Keeping your lungs healthy is especially important right now, during COVID-19,” says Liz Heimer, … [Read more...]

Making Final Arrangements

Few industries felt the immediate impact of the pandemic more than frontline health-care workers. Long-held practices were overhauled to slow the spread of COVID-19. Since mid-March, when COVID-19 … [Read more...]

No Maverick Left Behind

Instead of gearing up for classes, the approximately 2,600 Mavericks residing on campus this spring needed to decide where to hunker down for the final eight weeks of … [Read more...]

Coming Home

Cita Maignes moved from her native Philippines to the United States in 1980. Four years later, she relocated to the cold and foreign north country in Comfrey, Minn. "The mentality of people in 1980 … [Read more...]

And the Band Played On

There is no one happier to witness the revival of the Minnesota State Mankato marching band than Clayton Tiede. “A marching band is part of the fabric of university life,” says Tiede, who was the … [Read more...]