Archive for January, 2018

Harold Hamm receives a shirt bearing the Harold Hamm School of Geology & Geological Engineering afer his question and answer period. Left to right with his President Kennedy, Dr. Vamegh Rasouli (back), Dean Hesham El- Rewini ane Dr. Stephan Nordeng.

Billionaire’s advice

January 30, 2018

Bakken drilling pioneer and major UND benefactor Harold Hamm answers questions from students

University Police Officer Jose Solis and K-9 officer stand -- and sit -- at the ready near their police vehicle on campus. Solis and Ben are part of a stepped up strategic partnership between between Public Safety and University Information Technology (UIT) to build up UND’s physical and cybersecurity protection systems and enhance public safety on campus. Image courtesy of University Police.

Safeguarding UND: on campus and online

January 30, 2018

Public Safety Office and University IT double down on campus physical safety and cybersecurity

Keith Lund

Opportunity knocks with ‘InternGF’

January 30, 2018

Joint University-EDC initiative provides experiential connections to UND students, ready talent pool for local businesses

Tera Buckley

Standing out in a ‘sea of sameness’

January 30, 2018

UND Marketing collaborates with academic chairs to determine what makes their programs worth crowing about

Meet UND’s world-class juggling student

Meet UND’s world-class juggling student

January 30, 2018

While many UND students juggle studying, part time work and a social life — one takes it to a higher level

Eric Gefroh, a member of UND's Student Government leadership team, addresses members of a mascot task force recently. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Fighting Hawks mascot in the works

January 25, 2018

Student-led group in early stages of process to create a Fighting Hawks mascot

The University Information Technology leadership team comprises (left to right) Sherry Lawdermilt, director of applications and integration support; Madhavi Marasinghe, chief information officer; and Chris Remme, director of customer engagement and support. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A new day for Information Technology

January 25, 2018

University IT announces formation of two units to more efficiently meet technology needs

Keller Karlstrom, a senior studying Human Resources Management and Nonprofit Administration, holds the Student Leader of the Year Award. This national award represents years of work in volunteering and developing nonprofits around the Grand Forks area with his student group. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Ascending the leadership ladder

January 25, 2018

UND senior named Student Leaders of the Year at nonprofit alliance’s national conference in Kansas City

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Serving and learning – pro bono

January 25, 2018

UND Physical Therapy clinic gives while providing students best training in the business

Pogatshnik takes anti-bullying stand to Miss USA stage

Pogatshnik takes anti-bullying stand to Miss USA stage

January 25, 2018

UND psychology major is a leader in action and role model for children everywhere

With new UND Director of Athletics Bill Chaves coming on board in March and a reset of the department’s financial situation, there’s renewed energy in the Hawk’s Nest and an opportunity to soar higher and farther. UND Archives.

After 2017 pivot, UND Athletics set to soar

January 23, 2018

Fighting Hawks more than ever ready to build on athletic and academic successes

UND Law School Dean Kathryn R.L. Rand, the first female head of the law school whose nine years in charge ranks her as one of the longest serving law deans in the country, has decided to conclude her service as dean and continue her role as a law school faculty member. Image courtesy of Rob Carolin.

Time is right

January 23, 2018

UND Law’s Rand to conclude her service as dean and return to faculty with school well positioned for her successor

Maridee Shogren, director of the doctor of nursing practice program in the UND College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines, who along with Thomasine Heitkamp (left) and others, are promoting screening throughout North Dakota and with students at UND through an evidence-based intervention tool knowns as Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Investing in intervention

January 23, 2018

UND on leading edge of new approaches to identify and intercept opioid, alcohol abuse

James Popejoy, conductor the festival’s Honor Band and director of bands at UND, rehearses with his 125-piece group on Saturday. The rehearsals are a time of musical growth for the students participating — something he regards as, “quite electric!” Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Musical magic on center stage

January 23, 2018

Best of the best young musicians in region get even better at annual UND honor festival

Banding together for a better campus

Banding together for a better campus

January 18, 2018

Designers share updated building and street concepts with UND Coulee to Columbia Committee