Archive for November, 2019

From left to right, David Rosowsky, Andrew Armacost and Laurie Stenberg Nichols are the three finalists for the position of UND President.

Three finalists named for UND President

November 26, 2019 at

Presidential Search Committee narrows field; new president will be named Dec. 3

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Finalist: Andrew Armacost

November 26, 2019 at

Andrew Armacost, finalist for the position of President of the University of North Dakota, visited the UND campus on Nov. 20-21

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Finalist: Laurie Stenberg Nichols

November 26, 2019 at

Laurie Stenberg Nichols, finalist for the position of President of the University of North Dakota, visited the UND campus on Nov. 18-19

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Finalist: David Rosowsky

November 26, 2019 at

David Rosowsky, finalist for the position of President of the University of North Dakota, visited the UND campus on Nov. 14-15

Remembering Jerry

Remembering Jerry

November 26, 2019 at

Historian, scholar and educator Jerome ‘Jerry’ Tweton played a key role at UND

Author! Author! Faculty research leads to new book publishing

Author! Author! Faculty research leads to new book publishing

November 22, 2019 at

Faculty authors’ work ‘advances our reputation, informs teaching, and contributes to our understanding of the world,’ Provost DiLorenzo says

Involvement in student-run organizations creates a sense of belonging and purpose that research attributes to higher retention rates. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Student organizations play big role in retention

November 21, 2019 at

Involvement fosters a sense of belonging that helps keep students on campus

Vice Provost Debbie Storrs discusses how the new Student Academic Success & Career Engagement Office will help students as Director Angie Carpenter looks on. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

“Green light” to graduation

November 21, 2019 at

New office combines student services to help raise retention, graduation rates

A reception to recognize 22 UND faculty who have published books over the past year was held Monday evening at the Gorecki Alumni Center. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Recognizing UND’s faculty authors

November 21, 2019 at

Event highlights importance of books published by faculty

A scholarship letter to change a future

A scholarship letter to change a future

November 21, 2019 at

Jill Goodman learned she had earned a full-tuition ride to UND the night before she was due at Montana State

VIDEO: Learning to network

VIDEO: Learning to network

November 21, 2019 at

UND Career Services brings in expert to teach students about networking for careers they want

The 11th Pride of the North Band Day on Saturday attracted 640 high school musicians from 30 area schools. Robert Brooks, UND Pride of the North Band director, held a practice session with the participants at the Alerus Center before UND's football game with Northern Colorado. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Pride of the North Band Day comes back big

November 19, 2019 at

Some 640 high school students from 30 area communities take part

During a joint signing on Monday morning, Byung Il Yoon, vice president of Korean Air's Flight Crew Training Center (left) and Paul Lindseth, dean of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences (right) codified a new Pathway program for UND's commercial aviation students. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

‘Excellence in Flight,’ together

November 19, 2019 at

Korean Air signs partnership agreement to open career path for UND student pilots

Lisa Ellman, executive director for the Commercial Drone Alliance, took the stage at the 15th Annual Olafson Ethics Symposium to discuss the current state of drones and law in the United States. Ellman's experience as a legal expert around UAS integration positions her as a thought leader in the unmanned space. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

The ethics of the drone industry

November 19, 2019 at

Annual Olafson Ethics Symposium brings UAS thought leader to campus to discuss state of drones and policy

In Las Vegas, UND beat Minnesota 3-1 in front of thousands of fans at the 2018 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game. This year, UND will take on Penn State in Nashville, Tenn. Image courtesy of Russ Hons, FightingHawks.com

We’re off to Smashville!

November 19, 2019 at

UND to face Penn State in the 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Game in Nashville