Archive for June, 2018

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo (left) and Evolve Grand Forks’ Executive Director Collin Hanson (right) presented certificates to the challenge winners in attendance of June 13’s Main Street GF Challenge launch. The ceremony recognized the student winners and their ideas for enhancing the community. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Time to ‘evolve’ Grand Forks

June 19, 2018

Launch of UND-partnered Main Street GF Challenge brings students and community leaders together

From left to right: UND Assistant Chief Flight Instructor and coach Erin Roesler, Monique McAnnally, Dakotah Osborn, and Jenna Annable stand in front of ‘Evelyn’, the Piper Archer aircraft they will use in 2018’s Air Race Classic. Missing from the group photo is Emily Hartley, the team’s ground coordinator, as she was completing her certification as a UND flight instructor. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Representing with flying colors

June 19, 2018

UND’s newest team of women aviators ready to take on the field in 2,400-mile Air Race Classic

Don Warne (right) and Joshua Wynne, dean of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, stand together as Warne is welcomed as the new director of Indians into Medicine (INMED). Image courtesy of Wanda Weber/School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Building a flock of healers

June 19, 2018

New INMED head focuses on health challenges

Grad Crash

UND’s Grad Party Crashers

June 19, 2018

UND’s Office of Admissions travels the region to surprise Class of ’22 students on graduation day

Widening the vision

Widening the vision

June 12, 2018

Joint UND-NDSU program introduces tribal college students to the world of STEM opportunities

Oshie/Gersich

Two more hoist Lord Stanley’s cup

June 12, 2018

T.J. Oshie and Shane Gersich make it 15 UND hockey alums to reach NHL’s pinnacle moment

United Airlines/UND Career Pathway Program

United we fly

June 12, 2018

New pact provides defined steps for UND students to get waiting jobs at major airline, regional partners

Higher Education Committee

Funding research in tight times

June 12, 2018

Research dollars will benefit all of North Dakota, University system officials tell legislators

Jacob Notterman

Gift for gab

June 12, 2018

Poly/sci and comm double major with passion for broadcasting finishes in three years

Accountancy

On the right track

June 7, 2018

New online and face-to-face graduate accountancy degrees in high demand

Ray Richards

Ray Richards’ legacy endures

June 7, 2018

Sale of land donated by UND alumnus to sustain men’s golf program, spur investment in HPC phase 2

Speaking to an audience at the Fargo Civic Center, UND President Mark Kennedy made his case for statewide research investment concerning UAS development. While other states have the means, North Dakota has the collaborative spirit, according to Kennedy. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Kennedy: research universities key to staying ahead of unmanned curve

June 5, 2018

UND President among featured speakers at regional Drone Focus Conference in Fargo

Dr. Mark O. Jensen teaching a human anatomy class to high school students at the UND Medical Education Center at the VA Medical in Fargo.

Like a surgeon

June 5, 2018

UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences’ Dr. Mark Jensen wrote the book, literally, on teaching surgery to new physicians

Back on their feet

Back on their feet

June 5, 2018

UND’s Abby Rogers brings aid to the homeless and less fortunate with charitable sock company