Articles by: Connor Murphy

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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

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UND steps up to support Career Impact Academy

October 7, 2021 at

With active role in planning and development, UND is eager to help create career and technical education center

Getting to the root of diversity, equity and inclusion

Getting to the root of diversity, equity and inclusion

October 5, 2021 at

UND has what it takes to make DEI more than a policy, says Karen Crawford Simms, keynote speaker at TTaDA Fall Innovative Learning Symposium

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A guide to addiction and substance-abuse services at UND

September 30, 2021 at

To mark National Recovery Month, campus experts detail ways in which students, faculty and staff can find help

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.

Center for Innovation earns two awards in two weeks

September 28, 2021 at

UND’s business incubator rewarded with funding from Small Business Administration, recognition by peers at University Economic Development Association

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UND astronomers reach for the hot Jupiter exoplanets

September 23, 2021 at

Novel approach to studying exoplanets enables UND team to spot sodium from more than 3.5 quadrillion miles away

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Countering the threat of rogue drones

September 16, 2021 at

U.S. Department of Homeland Security awards $1 million counter-UAS research contract to UND

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UND professor wins national teaching award

September 16, 2021 at

Award from Entomological Society of America goes to Rebecca Simmons, associate professor

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Lifting the fog about fog

September 9, 2021 at

UND receives National Science Foundation grant to measure fog using UAS

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Mike Poellot retires after 45 years

September 9, 2021 at

Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Sciences led the department as a founding professor in 1986, then as chair for 21 years

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UND faculty artist opens new exhibit in City Hall

September 7, 2021 at

Associate Professor Todd Hebert selected as latest recipient of Mayor’s Choice Artist Award, honored with plaque and reception at City Hall

The ‘imposters’ among us

The ‘imposters’ among us

September 2, 2021 at

UND’s Counseling Center hosts presentation for graduate students on how to face their inner-imposters

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Memorial Union open for business

August 26, 2021 at

From top to bottom, UND’s new Memorial Union boasts synergies and sleek designs to help the campus community thrive



August 17, 2021 at

TTaDA earns Western Interstate Commission’s WOW Award for exemplary work through COVID-19 pandemic