Archive for October, 2020

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Keeping campuses open

October 29, 2020 at

From Chancellor Hagerott and NDUS presidents: COVID-19 safety precautions help hold back pandemic ‘flood’

UND's Dreamer Geothermophiles designed a Pipeline Interventions Gadget to reduce mineral buildup. Schematic provided by Dreamer Thermomphiles.

PIG in a pipeline

October 29, 2020 at

UND engineering team designs pipeline-scrubbing ‘PIG,’ wins geothermal manufacturing prize and advances to next level

UND Writers Conference explores ‘The Working Classes’

UND Writers Conference explores ‘The Working Classes’

October 29, 2020 at

At this year’s virtual Writers Conference, guest authors and artists comment on the many dimensions of the working class

‘Doing great’: Videos show UND community’s progress on multiple fronts

‘Doing great’: Videos show UND community’s progress on multiple fronts

October 29, 2020 at

How are you doing? From the UND and the UND Alumni Association & Foundation come videos that answer that question in inspiring ways

Building on the One UND Strategic Plan

Building on the One UND Strategic Plan

October 27, 2020 at

The plan remains a ‘solid framework’ for UND to overcome challenges and seize opportunities, president says in State of the University Address

UND researchers are partnering with Minnkota Power Cooperative as part of a U.S. Department of Energy project to prevent cyberattacks on  power plants. Minnkota operates the Milton Young Station near Center, N.D. Photo courtesy of Minnkota Power Cooperative.

Protecting the power supply

October 27, 2020 at

UND research aims to defend U.S. electrical grid against cyberattacks

UND Aerospace celebrated adding a UND chapter into the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP), on Oct. 20. Since 1976, OBAP has helped build inclusive environments for the development of minority aerospace students and professionals. Nationwide, the nonprofit organization provides guidance to aspiring professionals of color, offering mentorship, scholarships and career readiness programs.

Welcome, Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (UND chapter)

October 27, 2020 at

New chapter to help members share aspirations, challenges and achievements

Pay police officers more

Pay police officers more

October 27, 2020 at

That’s Job 1 in the formula for creating self-regulating, highly capable, highly ethical police forces, UND Associate Professor of Law Steven R. Morrison says

President’s message: Overcome obstacles, keep eyes on opportunities

President’s message: Overcome obstacles, keep eyes on opportunities

October 27, 2020 at

The COVID spike must be contained. But it mustn’t obscure UND’s bright future, which is captured by the phrase, ‘To infinity and beyond,’ Armacost says

Screenshot from Take Back the Night Rally video.

Taking a stand against domestic and sexual abuse

October 22, 2020 at

The Take Back the Night rally and Clothesline Project transpire virtually this semester

As part of yet another of UND's Grand Challenges, researchers at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences are addressing health challenges through basic, clinical and transitional discoveries. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Alzheimer’s belly-brain connection

October 22, 2020 at

UND’s Colin Combs studies role of gut inflammation as an important disease-driving factor for the human brain

‘I never thought he would let me in’

‘I never thought he would let me in’

October 22, 2020 at

Dr. John [BS Med, ’75] and Suzanne Shore establish an endowment for UND’s Indians Into Medicine Program

Kinesiology students work with student athletes working out in the Hyslop weight room.

Sports Medicine publishes research with UND graduate student as lead author

October 22, 2020 at

The study led by Trevor Dufner analyzed adult hand strength in 14 countries, and found declines – though not in the United States

Gretchen Mullendore diagrams thunderstorm components.

UND researcher to head national weather lab

October 20, 2020 at

Gretchen Mullendore transitioning to the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

COVID-19 Impact Survey seeks UND students’ input

October 20, 2020 at

UND Masters in Public Health candidate partners with GF to survey University students about COVID-19