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Building dynamic teams

Building dynamic teams

March 21, 2017

The latest installment in the UND Spring Leadership Series features Vice President for Student Affairs Laurie Betting on Leading/Building Dynamic Teams

UND senior captain Quinton Hooker credits his parents with making him the man. Hooker and the Fighting Hawks will tip off against the Arizona Wildcats tonight just before 9 p.m. on TBS. Photo by Matt Schill.

Quintessential ‘Q’

March 16, 2017

UND’s Hooker leads his Fighting Hawks into The Big Dance tonight as one of the best ever — on and off the court

Write time, right place

Write time, right place

March 16, 2017

UND campus gears up to host national and local authors and artists for annual Writers Conference next week

UND President Mark Kennedy says that "cultivating a curiosity that challenges the consensus view" has kept UND continually reinventing itself while staying true to its liberal arts core. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Higher education: Path to brighter future

March 16, 2017

Kennedy: Invest more, not less, in universities to diversify the state’s economy and to provide needed talent to grow and succeed

UND Assistant Professor of Wildlife Ecology Jason Boulanger r has done extensive research and field work revolving around deer overpopulation and management. Image courtesy of Juan Pedraza of UND Discovery magazine.

Oh, dear, oh deer

March 16, 2017

UND wildlife researcher’s surgical sterilization collaboration with Cornell University has caught the attention of urban planning boards across the country

Ski by Candlelight

Ski by Candlelight

March 16, 2017

UND’s Wellness Center specializes in year-round outdoor activities; check them out!

UND men's basketball players and coaches celebrate the school's first-ever Big Sky Conference Tournament Championship and a trip to the NCAA national tournament. Photo by Matt Schill.

Dance cards full

March 14, 2017

Athletics success makes for busy week in regional and national tournaments, including Men’s Basketball’s first appearance on an NCAA Division I bracket

UND Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services Sol Jensen gives an audience of staff and faculty a colorful preview of what UND has in mind for a proposed $3 million investment, showcasing why it’s critical that the dollars are spent now.  Photo by Shawna Schill.

A pitch for marketing

March 14, 2017

Third in series of campus budget fora explains why an investment in marketing is critical to UND’s future

Grant Tomkinson, associate professor of kinesiology and public health education at UND, poses with a Velotron cycle, which he uses to test people for different kinds of exercise physiology.  Tomkinson recently published an international study that says kids' fitness levels are declining across the globe, leading to health problems later in life. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Rethinking fitness

March 14, 2017

In new publication, UND kinesiologist Grant Tomkinson throws a clinical red flag on kids’ declining health around the globe

Odd Einar Dørum is one of the most respected and qualified politicians in Norway.  He visited UND recently to discuss Norwegian relations with NATO, America's President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

A Norwegian perspective

March 14, 2017

Retired Member of Norway Parliament, Odd Einar Dørum, talks NATO, Trump, and yes, Putin, too

UND President Mark R. Kennedy stands next to the replica of his painting he did in 1965 (check year? ) hanging outside the Presidents office. I think we figured he was about 12 years old). Kennedy's orginal canavas painting is on display at the Empire Art Center along with art  exhibits from other UND Presidents. Not all orginials are on display. Also facultyexhibtions include hats designed for theatre costumes by UND First Lady Debbie Kennedy.

Collections with a connection

March 14, 2017

UND Art Collections celebrates artists with connections to North Dakota including four former school presidents and the current president, Mark Kennedy

Today, the University is releasing brief summaries of what each of academic and administrative unit is planning to do to position themselves for the future. UND archival photo.

Tough decisions to position for the future

March 10, 2017

UND academic and support units submit their preliminary budget proposals to find savings and encourage strategic growth

Earlier this year, the College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Office and Academic Advising moved from Montgomery Hall to the former UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences building as part of the University's Master Space Plan. More moves are slated to take place throughout campus. UND Archives photo.

Campus on the move

March 10, 2017

Who’s who and where they are now as laid out by the University’s new Master Space Plan

Ali Haider (left), a UND Ph.D. student in electrical engineering, adjusts a sophisticated headpiece on Ben Johnson, a recent UND electrical engineering grad, for a Brain Computer Interface project.  UND Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Reza Fazel-Rezai (far right) monitors the experiment. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Future focus: Intersection of medicine and engineering

March 10, 2017

Innovative new program combines strengths of North Dakota’s big research universities

Emily Taylor with her "lace" collar that she made ouf a bicycle inner tube. Taylor designed and made the "lace" collar which won her an award.

Designing woman

March 10, 2017

UND Theatre Arts grad student Emily Taylor talks about her prestigious scholarship and amazing costuming work