Archive for February, 2020

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center's iPIPE program is meeting with success in developing technologies and attracting new members. Jay Almlie is the iPIPE project manager. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

On the path to zero pipeline spills

February 27, 2020 at

EERC’s iPIPE program adds two new key members and tests new technologies

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Astronaut shares the literal growing pains of NASA’s shuttle program

February 27, 2020 at

Lawrence DeLucas, scientist and former astronaut, speaks at UND about the demanding environment of spaceflight

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Freshman trio wants to make airline-luggage tracking a ‘flash’

February 27, 2020 at

Concept for modern baggage tag makes UND freshmen finalists in FAA Smart Airport Design Challenge

UND Honors Program offers opportunities, involvement

UND Honors Program offers opportunities, involvement

February 27, 2020 at

UND Honors participants say program has helped them get more involved, become better students at UND

Magic ? No, materials science

Magic ? No, materials science

February 25, 2020 at

In their quest to improve ceramics, metals and other materials, materials science students imagine the possibilities, says UND’s Surojit Gupta in his Faculty Lecture

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs Tom DiLorenzo will retire June 1

February 25, 2020 at

UND’s chief academic officer to work closely with Wynne, Armacost through leadership transition, says President Wynne Editor’s Note: Interim PresidentRead More

Richard Beringer (seated) and the late D. Jerome Tweton were both named Chester Fritz Distinguished Professors of History. Archival image.

Remembering Dick Beringer — mentor, Civil War scholar and UND professor

February 25, 2020 at

Nationally known for his works on the Confederacy, Beringer was ‘one of the nicest guys in creation,’ UND History colleague says

VIDEO: UND and Grand Forks work together

VIDEO: UND and Grand Forks work together

February 25, 2020 at

What started with a pothole is now a collaborative effort between UND and Grand Forks to make the community better

UND Theatre brings ‘Pump Boys and Dinettes’ to Empire Arts Center in downtown Grand Forks

UND Theatre brings ‘Pump Boys and Dinettes’ to Empire Arts Center in downtown Grand Forks

February 25, 2020 at

With the 1950s Americana musical, UND Theatre puts on first performance ever at the Empire Arts Center

Study led by UND star athlete finds gains in children’s grip strength worldwide

Study led by UND star athlete finds gains in children’s grip strength worldwide

February 20, 2020 at

Young peoples’ grip strength has gone up significantly since 1967, concludes study led by Faith Dooley, volleyball star at UND

Trom-boning up for national TV appearance

Trom-boning up for national TV appearance

February 20, 2020 at

UND Trombone Choir featured on Food Network’s March 8 Girl Meets Farm TV show

Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

From soldier to student: How faculty, staff can help UND’s veterans

February 20, 2020 at

Sensitivity and respect can bring out the best in this exceptional population, which is UND’s most diverse, a TTaDA workshop notes

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.

Celebrating UND’s 137th birthday

February 20, 2020 at

Founders Day will honor award winners, 25-year employees and retirees

Giving with a student focus

Giving with a student focus

February 18, 2020 at

Last week’s Giving Hearts Day fundraising campaign brings in $140,000 for student scholarships

Robert Ferguson, FEMA Portfolio Disability Integration Specialist, speaks with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Peter T. Gaynor, and FEMA Region 6 Regional Administrator Tony Robinson through FEMA Sign Language Interpreter, Scott Wallace during Mr. Gaynor’s visit to the  Texas Recovery Office in Austin. The TRO External Affairs Officer and TRO Director are also pictured. Photo courtesy of FEMA photographer Julie Joseph.

Disaster mitigator for people with disabilities

February 18, 2020 at

UND alum provides hope to those whom disasters hit especially hard