Articles by: Connor Murphy

Cinematic comedy star Cheech Marin and his renowned Chicano art collection took center stage in UND's Hughes Fine Arts Center’s Campbell Recital Hall on Thursday, Nov. 9.  Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Different side of Cheech

November 14, 2017

Impassioned arts collector of 1980s cinematic fame offers more serious take on Chicano culture, perspective

Panelists for the premiere of "The Mission of Herman Stern" (left to right) Carl Oberholtzer, co-producer and historical contributor for the documentary;  Art Philips, the film’s director and manager of Video Arts Studios; and Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas; talks about the life and actions of late North Dakota businessman Herman Stern, who saved 125 Jewish people from certain death in Nazi Germany. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A story untold too long

November 14, 2017

UND groups help bring premiere of ‘The Mission of Herman Stern’ to Grand Forks’ Empire Arts Center

The timeless musical, Wizard of Oz, runs at UND’s Burtness Theatre, starting at 7:30 p.m., from Nov. 9-11 and 16-18, with special guest appearances and a splash of community and campus collaborations.  Image courtesy of UND Theatre Arts.

Off to see the Wizard

November 9, 2017

Theatre Arts newest production of Frank L. Baum’s classic, ‘Oz,’ is a community-wide endeavor

Mary Feller

Focus on first

November 7, 2017

UND event observes first annual national celebration of first-generation students and alumni

Farmed comic actor Cheech Marin will present a lecture at 5 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 9, at UND, about his expansive collection of so-called Chicano art, and his advocacy for minority artists, at the Campbell Recital Hall within the Hughes Fine Arts Center on campus. Image courtesy of Patrick McMullan.

UND welcomes Cheech Marin for Chicano art lecture

November 2, 2017

Famed comedian — one half of mad-cap duo Cheech and Chong — has nation’s largest private collection devoted to Mexican-American heritage

Cultural connections through Accounting

Cultural connections through Accounting

November 2, 2017

Mike Hendrickson’s ‘Ethics and Self Responsibility’ course bring out human side of numbers-crunching

UND Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege (middle) receives a special certificate for her part as a presenter in the 2016-17 University Faculty Lecture Series. She is joined in the photo by College of Arts & Sciences' Dean Debbie Storrs and UND President Mark Kennedy. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

From nest to the skies

October 26, 2017

Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege presents her research at latest Faculty Lecture—showing science at its most active

Glenn James Jarrett, grandson of UND Athletics legend Glenn "Red" Jarrett, holds one of his grandfather's leather football helmets, during a dedication ceremony that put the elder Jarrett's name on the entrance of the school's High Performance Center. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today. 

Officials from the University of North Dakota Athletic Department and Alumni 
Association and Foundation held a a special ceremony Oct. 20, 2017 to honor Glenn "Red" Jarrett at the High Performance Center in the dedication of "Glenn Red Jarrett Way". 

Glenn James Jarrett holds one of his grandfathers Glenn Red Jarrett's leather football helmets in front of a photo of his grandfather in a UND Football uniform. (Note not wearing the same helmet).

Green at heart but ‘Red’ is the ‘Way’

October 24, 2017

UND dedicates entrance of High Performance Center in honor of one of school’s pioneering great athletes

Air and Marine Operations Deputy Director for the Northern Region Christopher Wiyda (left) and AMO Executive Director of Operations Dennis Michelini (right) address students gathered in the Arthur P. Anderson Atmospherium on Tuesday.

Pathway to a career

October 19, 2017

All-new program exclusive to UND Aerospace puts students on track for a job in aviation and law enforcement