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Richard Hichwa, Colleen Fitzgerald and Ajay Mahajan, finalists for the position of Vice President for Research and Economic Development/Dean of the School of Graduate Studies, will be on campus next week April 17, 23 and 25, respectively, for open forums.

VP for Research finalists set for campus visits

April 16, 2019 at

Richard Hichwa, Colleen Fitzgerald and Ajay Mahajan all will have public open forums

In collaboration with the City of Grand Forks, UND Aerospace Foundation, the Northern Plains UAS Test Site as well as several commercial operators, UND UAS has been flying  drones for over a week now to provide quick updates on the Red River's overflow in key locations. Photo courtesy of Paul Snyder.

Drones in the fight

April 16, 2019 at

UND UAS effort spanned academia, business and government to keep watchful eye on flood

Country’s best converge at UND drone race

Country’s best converge at UND drone race

April 16, 2019 at

UND High Performance Center abuzz with 2019 Collegiate Drone Racing Championship

A collaboration between the UAS Operations division at UND Aerospace and Australian-based ag technology company Bee Innovative focuses on the machine-vision-capabilities of Bee Innovative’s current drone platform, “BeeDar,” which tracks bee movements and pollination patterns in real-time and has delivered 20-percent increases in crop yields and returns for Australian farmers season to season. Image courtesy of Bee Innovative.

What’s all the buzz?

April 16, 2019 at

Bee Innovative, UND sign pact to enhance autonomous capability in complex honey bee environments

Reaping the fruits of seeds sown

Reaping the fruits of seeds sown

April 16, 2019 at

University investment coupled with homegrown talents lead to growth in external research funding

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‘Groundbreaking’ research on the green

April 16, 2019 at

UND ecologists prove diversity good for plant world, holds implications for ag, land restoration

UND Space Studies Professor Pablo de León and colleagues test out his UND-developed NDX-1 spacesuit to see if space travelers can perform various tasks in hars space environemnts, such as on the moon or Mars.  Image courtesy of Pablo de León.

UND spacesuit auditions in orbit

April 16, 2019 at

Fabric from ‘NDX-1’ spacesuit launched Wednesday for yearlong tests on International Space Station

President Kennedy announced Wednesday he had been selected as the sole finalist for president of the University of Colorado. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND’s Mark Kennedy chosen as sole finalist for President of the University of Colorado

April 11, 2019 at

Twelfth University leader credited for implementation of strategic vision, growth in research

The president and provost crashed Heitkamp's Wednesday morning meeting to announce she has been selected as a 2019 Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor. This year, two professors receive the distinction, as Kent Lovelace of UND Aerospace was also selected for the rare honor. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Highest honors to Heitkamp, Lovelace

April 11, 2019 at

Nursing professor and aviation stalwart recognized for their above-and-beyond academic contributions

This weekend, April 13-14, the UND High Performance Center will transform into a championship-tier drone racing course for the Collegiate Drone Racing Championship. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

All hands on deck for CDRC

April 11, 2019 at

Campus-wide working group transforms UND HPC to host drone racing championship

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Command and control

April 11, 2019 at

UND, partners expand capability of nation’s first and only multi-user, broad-application UAS Network in North Dakota

Trek through time

Trek through time

April 11, 2019 at

UND Theatre class travels to Greece over spring break, immersing themselves in rich theatrical history

Statement from UND President Mark Kennedy

Statement from UND President Mark Kennedy

April 10, 2019 at

President Kennedy named sole finalist for position of President at the University of Colorado

Jordan Krueger, a senior and president of the UND UAS/RC Club, will lead the University's drone racing team in this weekend's championship event. Krueger has worked tirelessly the past three years to build up the UAS/RC Club and bring drone racing to campus. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Drone dreams come true

April 9, 2019 at

UND’s UAS/RC Club sees sky as the limit as UND hosts drone racing championship this weekend

Brian Tande has been named interim dean of College of Engineering & Mines. Current dean Hesham El-Rewini announced last month he accepted a provost position at Marymount University in Arlington, Va.

Tande takes Engineering & Mines interim job

April 9, 2019 at

Longtime faculty member says it’s full speed ahead while permanent successor is sought for College