How The Comstock Memorial Union Got Its Name

Have you ever wondered how the CMU got its name? Well, we can give you the inside scoop on how the student union came to be and how it got its name! The CMU’s story begins in the 1950s as the campus began considering the need for a student union. However, it was not until…
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Out With The Old, In The With The New… Carpet!

The second floor of the CMU will look a little different the next time you see it–in a very good way! We decided that it was time to replace the carpet on the second floor of the CMU, so this spring the Comstock Union Committee along with our Interim Director, Layne Anderson, worked to find…
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Sweet Summertime

Summertime at MSUM is a wonderful time of year. The campus mall is green. Students and staff ride bikes to campus. The squirrels are out and about. Students can study in the sun. Really, everything about summer at MSUM is pretty delightful and today was made even better by the Lawn Games and Lemonade event…
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Fireworks!

We’ll be upfront about this… there will be no fireworks inside the student union. (Though that would be pretty awesome, wouldn’t it!?) However, the title was not merely a clever ploy to get you to read this post–there really will be fireworks at MSUM on the 4th of July! On Thursday, come out to MSUM’s…
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Hot Heads In The CMU

Don’t let the title mislead you…there aren’t any quick-tempered folks in the student union. Actually, we’re talking about the in-house hair and tanning salon that is located in the Comstock Memorial Union. Operated by Melissa Greene, Hot Heads runs at full steam ahead during the academic year with a slightly less-busy summer. Men and women…
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