Articles by: Connor Murphy

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Astronaut shares the literal growing pains of NASA’s shuttle program

February 27, 2020 at

Lawrence DeLucas, scientist and former astronaut, speaks at UND about the demanding environment of spaceflight

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Freshman trio wants to make airline-luggage tracking a ‘flash’

February 27, 2020 at

Concept for modern baggage tag makes UND freshmen finalists in FAA Smart Airport Design Challenge

Aaron Kennedy, in yellow, has led a month-long field research campaign aiming to observe conditions around blizzards and blowing snow. On Wednesday, they finally had a big break, thanks to the extension of the project's deadline.  Image courtesy of UND Aerospace.

BLOWN-UNDER project finds its perfect storm

February 13, 2020 at

Student-driven winter weather field campaign faced dry, calm conditions until Wednesday storm proved fruitful

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All for Abi: Online accountancy student receives special scholarship

February 11, 2020 at

Anne Holland, inspired by her best friend’s cancer fight, returns to UND for scholarship recognition in midst of pursuing online master’s

Andrew Cassenelli controlled a virtual airfield with the help of Hannah Park, an Air Traffic Management major, at Saturday's Aerospace Community Day. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

‘Eyes light up’ at third annual Aerospace Community Day

February 11, 2020 at

Thousands venture through halls of UND Aerospace and get first-hand experience with nation’s leading flight school

Tyler Head, a UND senior, worked both 'sides' of the Spring 2020 Career Expo at the Alerus Center this week. As an intern with UND Career Services, Head has been reaching out to new potential employers ready to hire UND graduates. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Take it from Tyler: Career fairs work for students

February 6, 2020 at

Standout marketing senior helps link student job-seekers with potential employers

Students hone their flying skills on virtual reality flight simulators in the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Simulators on campus: UND Aerospace launches VR flight trainer

January 30, 2020 at

Odegard School’s new Virtual Reality lab represents pilot training’s next frontier When he was being recruited as Associate Dean ofRead More

Control tower simulator.

Simulators on campus: Aerospace students ‘fly’ at zero altitude

January 30, 2020 at

Simulators are perfect for hands-on learning, practicing emergency procedures — and UND makes full use of them

Hoeven and company walked over to Clifford Hall following their meeting to see the 360-degree air traffic control tower simulation system. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Air Traffic Control hiring reform: What it means for UND

January 28, 2020 at

Passage of Hoeven-led legislation, via defense bill, gives vital boost to UND’s Air Traffic Management program

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UND researchers tapped to help improve oil-and-gas safety in Gulf of Mexico

January 23, 2020 at

Aerospace, Petroleum Engineering receive $755,000 to study whether aviation safety concepts can be applied to offshore drilling

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Scholarships, student services and Summer Orientation on Provost Forum agenda

January 21, 2020 at

Spring 2020 semester off to ‘great start,’ said Provost Tom DiLorenzo at wide-ranging January Provost Forum

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STEM Café brings blizzard research to downtown craft brewery

January 21, 2020 at

Aaron Kennedy’s STEM Café idea takes root downtown, brings UND and local expertise to public square

As work continues on the multi-staged Chester Fritz Library renovation project, new services and innovative spaces are starting to take form amidst the construction. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Library makeover: Welcome noise for UND’s quiet place

January 16, 2020 at

Chester Fritz Library looks to completed renovations, new services and innovative capabilities in 2020

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Leader of newly formed Space Force visits UND

January 14, 2020 at

Gen. John Raymond made his first public visit since the formation of the U.S. Space Force at the invitation of Sen. Kevin Cramer

From left to right, Career Coach Kathleen Kittridge, UND senior Allison Mulroy and Pancratz Center Director Kathy Lund stand next to the Professional Closet at the Pancratz Career Development Center. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Coaching for careers

December 19, 2019 at

Pancratz Center empowers business and public administration students through connections, clothing and more