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In his speech to honor Martin Luther King Jr., on Monday, UND President Mark Kennedy said MLK Day is much more than about ensuring that African Americans can sit anywhere they want on the bus, or that those of any background can sit on that bus or even that those of all backgrounds deserve equal treatment under all laws.

MLK’s capstone holiday

January 16, 2018

UND President Mark Kennedy delivers moving address in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The University of North Dakota partnered with design firm Sasaki to craft a "preferred vision" for campus planning over the next 30 years. The plan is only a draft to spark discussion; many elements are subject to change. Image courtesy of Sasaki.

Masters of planning

January 16, 2018

University of North Dakota unveils 30-year campus vision supporting One UND Strategic Plan

Bill Chaves, UND's next Athletics Director, has served as director of athletics at Eastern Washington University since 2007 and is a two-time recipient (2012-13 & 2015-16) of national Athletic Director of the Year honors. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Chaves named UND’s next Athletics Director

January 16, 2018

Former Eastern Washington AD will succeed Brian Faison, who will serve as a special advisor for Athletics through June

In the wake of transition at UND's American Indian Student Services, rather than focusing on organizational structure, UND Vice President of Student Affais & Diversity Cara Halgren said she and her staff have been spending a lot of time looking at academics and services, how they fit into the strategic plan (Goal No. 5, fostering an inclusive campus climate), and how they could be improved. That includes retention and recruitment.  UND Archival image.

The big picture

January 16, 2018

UND looks to best serve American Indian students through implementation of strategic plan

UND Campus Prevention & Education Coordinator Peggy Jo presents information about CVIC at UND during UND resident assistant training on Jan. 4. Peggy Jo’s new role on campus is raising awareness about services and resources and providing outreach and training surrounding sexual violence, healthy relationships, and bystander intervention. Photo by Jacki Lorentz/UND Today.

CVIC at home at UND

January 12, 2018

Community partner enlisted to educate campus on sexual violence prevention and healthy relationships

As a freshman, she played the first 27 games, including a start, before suffering a season-ending knee injury. She still earned a spot on the All-Academic Big Sky team as well as her first collegiate letter. Strand has pursued a bachelor’s in psychology for pre-physical therapy. She sees the psychological background as helpful for those dealing with the mental strain of a long recovery process. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Student-athlete of the Month: Bailey Strand

January 12, 2018

UND Women’s Basketball starter turns recovery experience into academic inspiration

Julia Zhao (right) and Hui Pu were among the 10 UND research teams awarded funding to hire a postdoctoral associate for a two-year period. The 10 awardees were chosen from 39 research proposals – up from the 31 submitted in the program’s first year. Jackie Lorentz photo/UND Today.

Postdocs on lock

January 12, 2018

Second round of postdoctoral seed funding highlights Grand Challenges and fostering research culture

Out of this world opportunity

Out of this world opportunity

January 12, 2018

High schoolers from across state come to UND for Space Balloon Competition and to work with NASA

UND student Renard Bryant navigates through the web on his computer.  New rankings, released today by U.S. News & World Report, indicate UND’s online program foundation is strong, and will only grow stronger. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Ascending the online ranks

January 9, 2018

UND climbs to a sterling U.S. News & World Report online bachelor’s program ranking

UND Professor Emeritus of Philosophy and Religion Donald Poochigian was an active researcher and publisher throughout his career, with an extensive vita. He presented papers at conferences around the world and was a recognized international scholar. The recently retired Poochigian died Dec. 28, in his native California. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

A passionate scholar

January 9, 2018

University community remembers Donald Poochigian

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo, who is heading up the search for UND's next Athletics Director, addresses a crowd Monday afternoon at the Energy & Environmental Research Center, which hosted a public forum for one of the finalists for the job. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Meet finalists for ‘Head Hawk’

January 9, 2018

Provost DiLorenzo offers insight on why four stood out in quest to become UND’s next Athletics Director

UND Alumni Association & Foundation CEO DeAnna Carlson Zink talks at the latest Provost Forum about work she's spearheading to evaluate and refine the effectiveness and impact of alumni engagement activities, as part of the new One UND Stratetic Plan implementation. Image courtesy of  Sam Melquist.

Forum focuses on fiscal health

January 9, 2018

New fundraising and budget strategies to stave off potential future economic challenges dominate end-of-year discussion

We missed you, students…welcome back!

We missed you, students…welcome back!

January 9, 2018

We’re celebrating the first full day of the spring semester; it just wasn’t the same ’round here without our awesome students

Year in Review: oh what a year!

Year in Review: oh what a year!

January 2, 2018

Join us for a look back at an innovative and transformative 2017 at UND

Happy Holidays from the UND Alumni Association and Foundation

Happy Holidays from the UND Alumni Association and Foundation

December 28, 2017

Happy Holiday from the UND Alumni Association and Foundation