Archive for June, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic from late March to mid-May, the University of North Dakota made phone calls to more than 9,700 undergraduate and prospective students as part of an outreach effort to answer their questions and check on how they were doing. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Calling all students

June 30, 2020 at

UND reaches out to 9,700+ undergrad students during COVID-19 pandemic

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

In the Land of Opportunity

June 30, 2020 at

Ranju Dhungana’s life has taken her from a refugee camp to a prestigious U.S. State Department scholarship, via UND

Update and video message from President Armacost

Update and video message from President Armacost

June 30, 2020 at

‘I look forward to meeting you,’ says the UND president, who’ll be out-and-about on campus in weeks to come

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Good numbers: Demand for UND accounting grads stays strong

June 30, 2020 at

Placement rate for job-seeking grads approaches 100 percent, UND Department of Accountancy reports

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Racing against the next pandemic

June 30, 2020 at

UND researchers direct focus to COVID-19 research, make case for expanded infectious disease research space

New UND President Andy and First Lady Kathy Armacost moved into the University House on Monday, their first full day on campus. They moved from Colorado Springs, Colo., to Grand Forks, N.D., over the weekend. Photo by Shawn Schill/UND Today.

Move-in day for UND’s new president

June 23, 2020 at

Andy and Kathy Armacost take up residence on University campus

Image courtesy of Cynthia Prescott.

Challenging Pioneer memory

June 23, 2020 at

There’s more to ‘Pioneer Mother Monuments’ than meets the eye, UND’s Cynthia Prescott documents in award-winning book

UND Writers Conference wins federal grant, makes plans for fall sessions

UND Writers Conference wins federal grant, makes plans for fall sessions

June 23, 2020 at

While planning for 2021’s 52nd annual conference, organizers also look to Fall 2020 for author engagements

Joel Runnels

Leaders in Action: Helping those in whose shoes he once was

June 23, 2020 at

Leaning on his personal experiences, doctoral student Joel Runnels champions deaf education and awareness

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Coronavirus roundup

June 23, 2020 at

Testing, planning and preparation are key for “smart restart” of campus

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Land Acknowledgement Statement ‘written by community’

June 16, 2020 at

New statement honors valley’s original inhabitants, and recognizes their presence, spirit and history as being integral to UND

VIDEO: Engineer to engineer

VIDEO: Engineer to engineer

June 16, 2020 at

In which Brian Tande, dean of engineering, interviews a fellow engineer: UND President Andy Armacost

UND has received grant awards for three of four UAS research projects recently funded by the Federal Aviation Administration and is the lead university on two of the projects. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND leads in UAS integration innovation

June 16, 2020 at

FAA awards University researchers nearly $800,000 to study safe and effective incorporation of drones into the national airspace

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Fore! Golf returns to Ray Richards

June 12, 2020 at

Nine-hole recreational course reopens to public for first time in nearly four years; family is happy namesake’s legacy lives on

Just minutes before Thursday night's home opener against the Mississippi State Delta Devils, a mob of UND freshmen are expected to burst onto the Alerus Center turf in a mass show of support for their Fighting Hawks football team. The “Freshmen Run,” as it’s being dubbed, is an idea of the UND Game Day Experience Committee. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Wide-ranging panel eyes restart of Fighting Hawks events

June 10, 2020 at

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