Archive for March, 2020

Haochi Zheng. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Putting a price on how land use impacts environment

March 31, 2020 at

UND economist Haochi Zheng studies the balance between economics and the environment Is there such a thing as “optimal” pollution?Read More

Tuesday's University Council meeting highlighted University's achievements, legislative outcomes and the future of campus. Archival image.

Faculty publish remote-learning advice for parents

March 31, 2020 at

Top 10-style list features tips and tricks from North Dakota’s experts in teacher training and education research

Writers Conference event goes virtual

Writers Conference event goes virtual

March 31, 2020 at

An online Writers Conference discussion focuses on military experiences, writing and supporting veteran students

UND alumnus Henry Herr accepts the top Alumni Association & Foundation Award during a UND Homecoming banquet in 2015. Image courtesy of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Executive and philanthropist Henry Herr to receive UND honorary degree

March 31, 2020 at

Herr earned two degrees from UND and is a winner of the Sioux Award, the UND Alumni Association & Foundation’s highest honor

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

UND forming competitive esports leagues for student gaming

March 31, 2020 at

New University program now filling rosters with student gamers

Brian Tande has been named permanent dean of the College of Engineering & Mines.

Brian Tande named dean of College of Engineering & Mines

March 26, 2020 at

New leader has served as department chair and interim dean as well as in private sector 

This image from the American Society of Microbiology shows the structure of the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

UND microbiologist: Coronavirus solution will take time

March 26, 2020 at

Nadeem Khan on the front lines looks for links between flu and COVID-19 viruses

Students get questions answered at online UND Forum

Students get questions answered at online UND Forum

March 26, 2020 at

UND administrators answer student questions about taking classes remotely

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UND counselors: How to survive social distancing

March 26, 2020 at

UND Wellness Center and Counseling Center staffers offer tips on staying fit, healthy and resilient

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Matches made: UND’s fourth-year medical students receive residency ‘match’

March 26, 2020 at

Though its matches came ‘virtually’ (via email) this year, Match Day remains pivotal in every physician’s career

UND part of $10.1M national grant package to improve opioid treatment access

UND part of $10.1M national grant package to improve opioid treatment access

March 26, 2020 at

Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts funds 19 organization on front lines of opioid crisis

Celebrating 136 years of UND, this year's Founders Day honored faculty, staff and the Memorial Union, which comes down this summer. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

‘We are OneUND:’ Video, transcript of UND Forum

March 24, 2020 at

UND senior leaders answer questions from faculty and staff about the coronavirus’ impact on the University 

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Q&A with UND Director of Housing Troy Noeldner

March 24, 2020 at

Now that UND is remotely delivering for the remainder of spring, how is UND Housing responding?

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UND Aerospace’s ground school sets pace with move to remote education

March 24, 2020 at

Thanks to rapid action of UND Aerospace faculty, students can complete current ground school courses online

UND Economist David Flynn on oil prices, the coronavirus and the N.D. economy

UND Economist David Flynn on oil prices, the coronavirus and the N.D. economy

March 24, 2020 at

The professor and chair of the UND Department of Economics and Finance sees both challenging times – and a brighter future – ahead