Archive for February, 2021

Fritz Pollard Jr.

UND building to be named for legendary athlete

February 25, 2021 at

The University’s High Performance Center will be known as the Fritz Pollard Jr. Athletic Center

Fritz Pollard Jr.

Remembering Fritz Pollard Jr.’s Olympic legacy

February 25, 2021 at

UND’s first Black athlete in football, track and boxing achieved Olympic greatness in 1936

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Leader in Action: The change-maker in the medical lab

February 25, 2021 at

Using UND’s online master’s program in medical lab science, Kelli Maddock is turning her love of animals into her career

National Archive photo.

Surviving the edge of space

February 25, 2021 at

Speaking at UND, Spacesuit Engineer Louis Carfagno shares early career experiences supporting the ultimate spy plane

Tamba-Kuii Bailey, assistant professor of counseling psychology and community services at UND, is also serving as the assistant vice provost for equity and inclusion. UND archival image.

New assistant vice provost’s goal: An inclusive environment

February 23, 2021 at

Meet Tamba-Kuii Bailey, UND’s new assistant vice provost for equity & inclusion

As UND progresses, Essential Studies evolves

As UND progresses, Essential Studies evolves

February 23, 2021 at

Essential Studies already equips students for success, panelists at a UND seminar agreed. Now, here’s how it can do even better

Photo by Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Jacob Odom finds his voice at UND

February 23, 2021 at

Junior wide receiver Jacob Odom helps lead conversations about race and diversity on campus

UND archival image.

Stand up and cheer for – and help us celebrate – Memorial Stadium

February 23, 2021 at

Share your photos and stories of the stadium, a nearly century-old structure that will live on in the hearts of UND fans 

Shawna Noel Schill

UND: A Lifeline for Rural America

February 22, 2021 at

Rural health isn’t just another issue at the University of North Dakota. It’s a priority

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Farming on asteroids: Science future, not science fiction

February 18, 2021 at

Asteroids could bear fruit– or wheat, or other crops– for future space explorers, UND researchers say

Panelists at UND discuss COVID-19’s impact on communities of color

Panelists at UND discuss COVID-19’s impact on communities of color

February 18, 2021 at

Pandemic has exacerbated long-standing inequities in American society, panelists at UND Black Student Association-sponsored event agreed

Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Biological crystal ball helps predict tumor’s future

February 18, 2021 at

UND Assistant Professor Sandeep Singhal identifies potential biomarker in breast cancer

UND archival image.

Honoring service

February 18, 2021 at

Founders Day award winners, retirees, and staff with 25 years of service named

In the heart of Grand Forks, students, researchers and scholars are working as One UND to move society forward. The Flagship University of the Northern Plains is soaring as it serves as the chief opportunity engine for North Dakota, using the One UND Strategic Plan as its compass. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Enrollment advice from five very special alums

February 16, 2021 at

UND graduates all, North Dakota’s five Tribal College presidents give tips on attracting and retaining American Indian students

Eric Link named UND provost

Eric Link named UND provost

February 16, 2021 at

‘I am honored and thrilled,’ says Link, currently Provost and Senior VP for Academic and Student Affairs at the University of Houston Downtown