Archive for January, 2021

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Superpowered superantigens

January 28, 2021 at

UND researchers publish major study on cancer-fighting properties of superantigens

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$5 million gift made to UND School of Entrepreneurship & Management

January 28, 2021 at

School to be named for Tom and Konnie Middleton, a first for the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration

The UND Center for Innovation is working with the North Dakota Department of Commerce, the Bank of North Dakota and NDSU to form partnerships with business aimed at research commercialization. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

InternGF maintains momentum despite pandemic

January 28, 2021 at

UND, in partnership with Grand Forks Region Economic Development Corp., invests more in internship opportunities for students

Kacie Baumler received a $50,000 Rotary Global Grant Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in occupation therapy at

UND graduate awarded $50,000 scholarship to study in Scotland

January 28, 2021 at

Drive to serve others earns Kacie Baumler ’20 a prestigious Rotary Global Grant scholarship to study abroad

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Remembering Robert Shepherd

January 28, 2021 at

UND graduate served as a tribal chairman and as National Congress of American Indians secretary

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Solved: UND’s Martin Luther King Jr. mystery

January 26, 2021 at

The 1959 telephone interview with King had little impact on campus, but made a big impression on the UND students who took part

Daniel Leingang, Bismarck State College Vice President for Academic Affairs, BSC President Douglas Jensen, Brian Tande, Dean, UND College of Engineering & Mines, and UND President Andy Armacost at the signing of the collaborative engineering agreement in Bismarck. Photo courtesy of Juanita Lee, BSC College Relations.

Pathway to engineering

January 26, 2021 at

New agreement will enable Bismarck State College students to earn a UND engineering degree

Shane Langerud, right, was selected in 2020 as the TSA's Transportation Security Specialist for Explosives of the Year. His work through UND's Instructional Design and Technology program directly impacted his work in the field, and, in turn, his nomination for the national award. Image courtesy of TSA.

Two birds, one stone: UND’s IDT program shows impact

January 26, 2021 at

Federal TSA explosives specialist excels in Instructional Design & Technology program to national acclaim

Dr. Joshua Wynne, Dean of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences and Vice President for Health Affairs, recently briefed the North Dakota Legislature's Senate Appropriations Committee on the school's successful healthcare workforce efforts. Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Homegrown healthcare for North Dakota

January 26, 2021 at

Dr. Joshua Wynne, UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences dean, briefs legislative committee on school’s contributions to state

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Online counseling, advising and tutoring become norm at UND

January 26, 2021 at

The services have helped thousands of students navigate the pandemic, UND counselors and faculty members say

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A Q&A with Robert Kraus, UND’s new aerospace dean

January 21, 2021 at

Fourth dean of Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences talks military career, School’s strengths, his approach to leadership and more

North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott testified in Bismarck Monday before the Senate Appropriations Committee. Behind him from the left are UND President Andrew Armacost, State Board of Higher Education Chair Nick Hacker and Gracie Lian, North Dakota Student Association President.

State Board of Higher Education backs needs-based budget

January 21, 2021 at

Chancellor Hagerott, Board Chair Hacker testify before Senate Appropriations Committee

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UND student’s northern Minnesota beach study finds microplastic pollution

January 21, 2021 at

Minnesotans can still avoid the heavy microplastics load that mars many ocean beaches, Austin Siekkinen’s senior project suggests

With employers’ needs evolving, UND focuses on students’ job readiness

With employers’ needs evolving, UND focuses on students’ job readiness

January 21, 2021 at

Through curricula changes and industry collaborations, UND is teaching students the power of ‘power skills’

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VIDEO: President Armacost, UND commit to helping Dr. King’s legacy live on

January 19, 2021 at

President Armacost reflects on the words and impact of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.