Archive for August, 2020

Students take a selfie in front of the Eternal Flame. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND sees enrollment growth despite pandemic

August 27, 2020 at

Number of new transfer, graduate and law students increases over last year; four-year graduation rate also shows gain

Helping UND researchers to prepare their technologies and ideas for commercialization is the job of Grant Adkins, the technology transfer and licensing associate in the Division of Research & Economic Development.

Out of the lab, into the marketplace

August 27, 2020 at

Patent attorney Grant Adkins assists UND researchers with commercialization

State of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation address

State of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation address

August 27, 2020 at

UND’s Alumni Association & Foundation celebrates year of record fundraising, campus developments and student support through alumni generosity

Image courtesy of UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

A love of learning that never grows old

August 27, 2020 at

Iris Westman, UND ‘28, has inspired others for 115 years. And if her family’s wish for a documents conservation lab at UND comes true, that’s only the beginning

UND's new logo for North Dakota Varsity Esports.

Game on: North Dakota Varsity Esports launches ‘First 50’ lineup

August 25, 2020 at

UND’s foray into esports finds footing through new logo, plans for activities across semester’s first 50 days

Students wearing new masks. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Masks couldn’t hide smiles at Welcome Weekend 2020

August 25, 2020 at

Thanks to planners’ efforts and students and families’ flexibility, this year’s Welcome Weekend at UND came off without a hitch

Ready to return

Ready to return

August 25, 2020 at

President Armacost leads second student/parent Town Hall, answering questions about UND’s Smart Restart

"One Hundred Voices" cover.

‘One Hundred Voices’ from Pennsylvania’s past

August 25, 2020 at

New book from UND Digital Press celebrates Harrisburg, Pa.’s historic African American community

The UND Energy & Environmental Research Center is considered a leader in developing carbon capture, utilization and storage technologies that have application around the world. Photo courtesy EERC.

UND EERC librarian wins national award

August 19, 2020 at

Rosemary Pleva Flynn led team compiling hundreds of terms, thousands of citations over six-year project

Chester Fritz Auditorium.

Venerable Chester Fritz Auditorium finds new life in pandemic

August 18, 2020 at

Historic venue for plays, concerts and commencements is now a classroom, too

There's little wonder why UND Aerospace was one of only a select few institutions recently hand-picked by the FAA for its new Collegiate Training Initiative for UAS. UND and its students have long drove industry-changing developments in UAS, and the University was the first in the nation to establish a degree program in UAS operations. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND achieves rare air — again

August 18, 2020 at

Students are biggest winners in UND’s selection as part of FAA’s elite new Collegiate Training Initiative

UND leaders answer questions from students, parents in Open Forum

UND leaders answer questions from students, parents in Open Forum

August 18, 2020 at

Tuition, testing and tracing were among the topics as UND students and parents asked questions in a virtual Town Hall

Armacost: How networks and connections will see us through

Armacost: How networks and connections will see us through

August 18, 2020 at

In his video and letter, President Armacost notes that UND’s exceptional closeness is both strength and weakness in fighting the pandemic

Diana D'Amico Pawlewicz

Diana D’Amico Pawlewicz’s book traces history of ‘Blaming Teachers’

August 18, 2020 at

Professionalization elevated doctors and lawyers, but landed teachers on only the bottom rung of a K-12 bureaucracy ladder. D’Amico Pawlewicz’s book asks and answers, ‘Why?’

The UND Alumni Association & Foundation announced a record-breaking year for donations and funds raised. Their fiscal year 2019 total nearly doubled the previous year's figures. Image courtesy of UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Fundraising record set for second year in a row

August 11, 2020 at

UND Alumni Association & Foundation thanks alumni and friends for generosity during pandemic