Archive for October, 2019

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Dates set for UND presidential candidate visits

October 31, 2019 at

Open forums will be held for each candidate Six candidates will visit the University of North Dakota campus to interviewRead More

Donovan Widmer, chair of UND's Department of Art & Design, explores the Western ideals of beauty in his new exhibit at the North Dakota Museum of Art. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today

How do we know beauty is only skin deep?

October 31, 2019 at

UND’s Donovan Widmer opens art exhibit at North Dakota Museum of Art

The hiring market for pilots is reaching all-time highs amid a global shortage. As a leading flight school, UND is seeing an increased amount of partnerships, throughout the industry, aimed at recruiting the best and brightest of aviation's next generation. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Pathway partnerships create careers for UND’s aspiring pilots

October 31, 2019 at

With 17 “Pathway” programs on campus, aviation industry vies for competent, qualified pilots amid shortage

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

The Broken Streetlights theory

October 31, 2019 at

With its annual Campus Safety Tour, in which officers walk the campus with community members, the UND Police Department strives to keep UND ‘a safe place to live, learn, work and visit’

UND will mark its 137th birthday at the annual Founders Day banquet, which honors award winners, 25-year and retiring faculty and staff. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Meet the UND presidential candidates

October 29, 2019 at

Six presidential candidates will visit UND campus Nov. 12-21

Michael McGinniss, associate professor of law at UND, has been named dean of the School of Law, effective July 1. Photo by Rob Carolin/School of Law.

A different way to serve: Q&A with Mike McGinniss, UND School of Law dean

October 29, 2019 at

Law dean shares good news about enrollment, bar passage rates

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How art can further understanding of 9/11

October 29, 2019 at

In the second talk of the 2019-20 Faculty Lecture Series, UND Associate Professor Crystal Alberts described art’s role in deepening awareness of that terrible day

Students at Prairie Rose Elementary in Dickinson, N.D., are among 14 schools who have been reached through the Promoting Positive Mental Health in Rural Schools initiative forwarded by UND faculty at the Mental Health Technology Transfer Center. Screenshot: KX News.

Teaching the teachers: UND faculty train K-12 staffs on students’ mental health

October 29, 2019 at

UND faculty share best practices with regional teachers for addressing mental health challenges among young students

A message to parents from UND students

A message to parents from UND students

October 29, 2019 at

October 25-27 marked UND Family Weekend 2019, and students had some short, sweet messages to send home

At the inaugural meeting of the presidential search committee, members discussed results of three prior listening sessions and the recruitment process for finding UND's next leader. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Committee invites six UND presidential candidates to campus

October 24, 2019 at

Six candidates will be invited to interview for UND presidency

ELF Technology, which is working with the UND School of Engineering & Mines, sees the wind energy industry as a major market for its oil filtration technology. Photo courtesy of North Dakota Tourism

Winds of change

October 24, 2019 at

ELF Technology to develop oil filtration system with UND College of Engineering & Mines

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

October 24, 2019 at

UND faculty-led ascent to Continental Glacier offers hands-on research experience for students

Cynthia Lindquist, president of Cankdeska Cikana Community College, spoke to a gathering of students and guests at the third annual American Indian Culture Night, held at UND's American Indian Center on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

American Indian Culture Night continues tradition of civic engagement

October 24, 2019 at

Event culminates eighth annual coat drive, continues tradition of cultural exchange

Paul Snyder, director of the UND Aerospace UAS Program, shows the school's UAS capabilities to a a group of visitors. Snyder is a member of the ASTM International committee that developed industry standards for UAS training and operations. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UAS training gets seal of approval

October 22, 2019 at

UND Aerospace plans to take its ASTM International certified UAS training to industry

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New faculty bring new ideas

October 22, 2019 at

Newcomers to the UND faculty talk about joining the University community