Archive for September, 2018

Big plans for One UND and beyond

Big plans for One UND and beyond

September 27, 2018 at

Future focus will help UND and the state thrive, said President Kennedy at annual ‘Wake up’ address

Friday's announcement marked a distinct investment addressing the University's Grand Challenges, one of which is Big Data. McGimpsey, right, says the components of Big Data research underpin the other four Grand Challenges: unmanned systems, energy and sustainability, biomedicine and rural health. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Big Data, the next big thing

September 27, 2018 at

UND commits to computational surge to increase analytical firepower on campus and beyond

Wake Up to UND 2018-
President Mark Kennedy awards the Presidential Medial to Dave Molmen, Altru's chief executive officer. Jackie Lorentz photo/UND Today.

Molmen’s mettle earns medal

September 27, 2018 at

UND surprises Altru CEO with rare President’s Medal for leadership on new medical school building

Fighting Hawk takes the field

Fighting Hawk takes the field

September 25, 2018 at

First official mascot in University’s history touched down before UND Homecoming matchup

A night for flight

A night for flight

September 25, 2018 at

Half century of aviation excellence for UND Aerospace celebrated during Homecoming week

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo and Sara Garland share the podium as DiLorenzo presented a $5,000 personal contribution to an endowment fund from Garland's Class of '68. Photo by David Dodds/UND Today.

Gift rooted in friendship

September 25, 2018 at

UND Provost and wife make personal contribution to Class of ’68 endowment fund during 50-year reunion

UND ‘thinks bigger’ with ND Digital Atlas

UND ‘thinks bigger’ with ND Digital Atlas

September 25, 2018 at

Evolving interactive state map and history book – all in one – launches following years of research

Shakespeare’s ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ opens tonight at Burtness

Shakespeare’s ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ opens tonight at Burtness

September 25, 2018 at

Love and a bit of darkness are in the air for UND Theatre Arts’ first production of the year

From throat ache to heartache

From throat ache to heartache

September 25, 2018 at

Faculty Lecture will focus on intersection of medicine and culture

It’s a celebration!

It’s a celebration!

September 25, 2018 at

UND Homecoming meets Potato Bowl for biggest community event of the year

UND's 2018 Sioux Award honorees (from left to right) Lauris Molbert, Mary (Muehlen) Maring, Phil Jackson, Jeanne Crain and Michael Lodoen. Images compiled by Dima Williams/UND Today.

In their own words

September 20, 2018 at

NBA coaching legend Phil Jackson headlines outstanding group of alumni up for Sioux Award –University’s most prestigious honor

A vintage, undated black-and-white photo of the J. LLoyd Stone Alumni Center (formerly the Oxford House, the first President's home on campus) during the holidays. The old house will be the recipient of a $3-million gift from the Hal and Kathleen Gershman family to renovate it into a new engagement center for graduate and international students. The gift also will be eligible for a state matching grant.

$3M gift set in ‘Stone’

September 20, 2018 at

Gershman Family donation poses new use for first President’s House as engagement center for grad, international students

Tom DiLorenzo

Legislative updates, IT plans and campus happenings highlight first Provost Forum

September 20, 2018 at

Provost also cites progress in experiential learning and partnerships that put UND student interns downtown

UND Art Collections Manager and Curator Sarah Heitkamp holds Balloon Shadows, a pastel piece created by Jackie McElroy-Edwards in 1982. The piece is one of 25 uniquely framed by Heitkamp’s Art Collections team for an upcoming exhibit of McElroy-Edwards’ work. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Brought into frame

September 20, 2018 at

UND Art Collections to exhibit works by former faculty member Jackie McElroy-Edwards in downtown gallery

Casey Ozak (right)i, a faculty fellow for inclusive excellence and associate professor in the UND Department of Teaching & Learning, alongside Dara Faul, assocaite director of the UND Teaching Transformationand Development Academy (TTaDA) engage in discussion during a recent TTaDA meeting on campus. The leadership of TTaDA has developed a series of informational events to help and support working professional women on campus. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Voices of strength

September 20, 2018 at

Women’s Leadership Series fills a need while meeting UND strategic goals