Archive for October, 2021

Pungmul, the Korean folk-music tradition that includes drumming, dancing, and singing, will be among the attractions of "Feel of Korea," UND's festival of Korean arts and culture on Nov. 5. Submitted photo.

‘Squid Game,’ but with nontoxic ink: UND to co-host Korean festival of arts, food and pop culture

October 28, 2021 at

Free event, co-hosted by Korean Consulate General, will feature Chicago-based Korean dance and performing-arts troupes, among other attractions

Buildings change while friendships endure

Buildings change while friendships endure

October 28, 2021 at

Thoughts on UND and the passing of 50 years from the University’s Classes of 1970, 1971

Former SMHS faculty member Dr. Gopal Das is shown here during his and his family's recent meeting with the University of North Dakota Foundation in Las Vegas. At the meeting, Das formally establish the Wadhwani Family Endowed Chair of Translational Research.  Image courtesy of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Thank you, Dr. Das: Gift from former faculty member creates endowed chair

October 28, 2021 at

Wadhwani Family Endowed Chair will help prepare next generation of researchers, health care providers

Maridee Shogren

New hope for pregnant, postpartum women battling substance abuse

October 28, 2021 at

UND-led ‘Don’t Quit the Quit’ program wins Recovery Champion Award for innovative approach to addiction

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Dazzling Union, state-of-the-art Library, new era at UND

October 26, 2021 at

With ceremonies marking Chester Fritz Library’s Grand Reopening and Memorial Union’s Dedication, new chapter in UND’s history begins

Eric Kolb, research engineer with Microbeam Technologies (right), and Ashish Kotwal, a UND graduate student, overlook the pilot plant that will produce rare earth elements from North Dakota coal. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Powering up North Dakota and the world’s energy future

October 26, 2021 at

UND dedicates one-of-a-kind engineering facility for training and research

Standing in front of the Legacy Wall in UND's Robin Hall are (from left) Robert Kraus, dean of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences at UND; UND benefactors Clay Lacy, Si Robin and Scott Patterson; and Andy Armacost, president of the University of North Dakota. Photo by Tom Dennis/UND Today.

UND Aerospace receives $2 million in donations for scholarships

October 26, 2021 at

Immediate gift of $1 million plus $1 million estate gift will benefit aviation students far into future

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Video, photos show highlights of UND’s Homecoming 2021

October 26, 2021 at

‘I couldn’t be prouder of UND,’ said President Andy Armacost as he took part in one of many celebrations of Homecoming Week 2021

Pachelbel’s Leadership in D

Pachelbel’s Leadership in D

October 21, 2021 at

Leaders can find inspiration from many sources, including a musical piece made famous at weddings, says President Armacost to students at UND’s Morrison Leadership Seminar

Photo by Janelle Vonasek/UND Today.

Flurry of activity by Facilities promotes student rest

October 21, 2021 at

New hammock posts – lugged, lifted and lowered into place – help main quad remain among most tranquil places in town

UND student Merrick McMahon and his mentor Keith Malaterre at the National Scholarship Ceremony in Columbia Hall on Oct. 7, 2019. UND archival image.

Senior earns third national scholarship in three years

October 21, 2021 at

Pre-dental student Merrick McMahon found success at UND through mentorship, scholarships and clear motivations

Care for one another

Care for one another

October 21, 2021 at

President Armacost discusses loss and available resources in Oct. 20 video message

Attendees to the 15th Annual UAS Summit at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks visit the Expo Hall featuring the latest in UAS technology and services. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Space: The final frontier — for drones

October 19, 2021 at

Co-sponsored by UND, premier UAS summit highlights rapid merging of UAS, space technologies

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Meeting the UAS workforce challenge

October 19, 2021 at

At the UAS Summit & Expo, top executives including NDUS Chancellor Mark Hagerott gave their recruiting-and-retention ideas

The Sioux Awards recognize UND alumni for their professional achievements and service.

Alums to be recognized with Alumni Association & Foundation’s highest award

October 19, 2021 at

Sioux Awards Banquet on Thursday, Oct. 21, will honor outstanding graduates of UND