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Kelli Dean-Hendricks and Nicole Gannucci are part of the UND's Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC).  Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today

Female cadets indicate ROTC ‘about face’

February 20, 2018

UND alum and ROTC commander uses adventure and engagement to recruit larger diverse class

Stephanie Walker, Dean of Libraries & Information Resources, demonstrates how the MagicBox works. The display unit for art, artifacts, rare books, and physical objects will allow the user to touch the screen and page through books, and steam video. The MagicBox will have a Grand Opening of the first digital exhibit of Elwyn B. Robinson's History of North Dakota: A Multimedia Exhibit Wednesday, February 21, from 4-6p.m. at the Chester Fritz Library.         (Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today)

‘MagicBox’ reveals future of history

February 20, 2018

UND library’s cutting-edge multimedia display features digitized work of famed North Dakota historian; public open house set for Wednesday

Jack Marcil, longtime UND donor and founder of regional media giant Forum Communication, took advantage of the North Dakota Higher Education Challenge Fund, which, for every $2 given by a donor, matches it with another dollar.  Marcil says he attributes his success to his UND education. Image courtesy of Jack Marcil.

Endowing the future

February 20, 2018

New endowments at UND Law strengthen school, benefit students

A research team in the UND Department of Petroleum Engineering, led by Hadi Jabbari (front center) is digging deep into this challenging resource and developing ways to get more oil out—part of a host of strategies collectively called Enhanced Oil Recovery, or EOR. Image courtesy of Juan Pedraza.

Injecting more life in the Bakken

February 20, 2018

UND research developing better extraction methods to prolong lifespan of one of the world’s largest oil reserves

Culture smash

Culture smash

February 20, 2018

UND’s annual Feast of Nations celebration has grown into the biggest multicultural event in the region

UND's Sara Kaiser (left) and Donna Smith are heading up a student survey, which launches Feb. 19, on demographics, sexual violence, and diversity and inclusion. The more students respond, they say, the richer  and more useful the information will be in the end. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Talking about tough topics

February 15, 2018

Student survey on sexual violence, diversity and inclusion launches Feb. 19 in quest to ensure welcoming campus

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U.S. Presidents and UND

February 15, 2018

In honor of Presidents Day, here’s a look back at past commander-in-chief encounters involving the University and its people

Edwin Edpalina stands next to his poster presentation at the NAGC’s 64th Annual Convention in Charlottesville, NC. In auditioning the entire elementary school, he discovered about 20 percent of children had fully developed tonal perception. Image courtesy of Edwin Edpalina.

Knack for giftedness

February 15, 2018

National award-winning teacher inspires high-achieving children’s choir on Standing Rock Indian Reservation

Eric Trueblood poses for a photo in front of a VT-51 Avenger. While not a full restoration project, Aircorps Aviation was hired to attach a new wing to the naval torpedo bomber. Image courtesy of Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Passion for preservation

February 15, 2018

Eric Trueblood,’06, recipient of a 2017 Young Alumni Achievement Award, founded company that restores WW II aircraft to flying condition

Going for gold

Going for gold

February 15, 2018

With the 2018 Winter Games under way, UND has Olympic fever. Here’s wishing our UND Olympians good luck in PyeongChang

For Cort Zimbrick, it was love at first sight on the UND quad, when freshman Carol Hilber caught his eye on the way to class. Decades later, they’re thanking their University for an undergraduate experience that will forever be close to their hearts. Images courtesy of Cort and Carol Zimbrick.

Match made at UND

February 13, 2018

UND alum sweethearts find love on campus, return the favor with a financial gift

UND Alumni Association & Foundation CEO DeAnna Carlson Zink (middle) presents Jace Dukart (left) and Shelby Stoltz (right) with their Giving Hearts Day scholarship checks, made possible by donor gifts and a match from Dakota Medical Foundation. Image courtesy of Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Overflowing with support

February 13, 2018

UND donors use Giving Hearts Day to pump up more than a dozen major student scholarships

Kyle Thorson, a UND Business College alum and owner of the on-campus Archives Coffee House, is teaming up with UND and the Alumni Association & Foundation to help sponsor Spirit Week – five days of events (Feb. 19-23) showing students the impact of donor support and how they can find ways to say ‘thanks.’  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Grounds for giving

February 13, 2018

UND business alum shares sense of philanthropy – and coffee – to support UND Spirit Week

The Rozmai Ukranian Dance Company from Folklorama in Winnipeg are one of the featured dancers from Folklorama at Feast of Nations.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today.

Feat of ‘Feast’

February 13, 2018

Another collage of culture draws over 1,000 attendees to annual community celebration

Student couple finds love

Student couple finds love

February 13, 2018

Haley Thorsen and Danys Chartrand celebrate Feb. 10 nuptials on campus with help of premier wedding planner