Articles by: Connor Murphy

Starting his internship with only a passing interest in drones, Propp says his work has him not only flying them, but advancing them into the autonomous age. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Intern pioneers new UAS technology

September 10, 2019 at

InternGF program links with UAS tech startup to provide engaging, eye-opening summer internship

On Wednesday, hundreds gathered at a blocks-long table along the westbound lane of University Avenue for the second iteration of Main Street GF: Longest Table. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Pop-up dinner party for 1,000

September 5, 2019 at

‘Longest Table’ hosts dinner, sparks civic-engagement dialogue near UND

Filling the void: Where to find Memorial Union services

Filling the void: Where to find Memorial Union services

September 3, 2019 at

Special edition of UND Today offers guide to functions as campus awaits new Memorial Union

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Best guide to campus services, ever

September 3, 2019 at

Instagram contest helps students find services on Memorial Union-less campus

Improved power sources and internet connectivity have been priorities in renovating the library - especially in new study spaces on the second and third floors. By the end of September, the third floor will be reopened to the public. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Library renovations central to campus changes

September 3, 2019 at

Transformation of state’s largest library embraces ‘big data’ era, improved wayfinding, open study spaces

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Nothing common about Wilkerson Commons

September 3, 2019 at

Wilkerson Commons becomes vital intersection of student life during Memorial Union reconstruction

Gracie Lian was able to find an internship this summer that was made possible by the InternGF program - a partnership between the EDC and UND's Center for Innovation creating more internship possibilities around Grand Forks. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

InternGF gets presidential

August 22, 2019 at

Student Body President Gracie Lian works with county administration through EDC internship program

In their first official meeting, held at the North Dakota Museum of Art, student body leaders Gracie Lian and Matthew Ternus brought Joshua Wynne, UND's interim president, up to speed on issues of focus for UND's students. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Fresh chapter for UND leadership

August 20, 2019 at

First official meeting between President Wynne and student leaders represents start to key dialogue

Cadets from this year's crew of AFJROTC Flight Academy participants look to the skies for the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds' routine above the Fargo AirSho. Image courtesy of Beth Bjerke.

Flight Academy takes cadets to new heights

August 6, 2019 at

AFJROTC brings second round of junior cadets to UND Aerospace for intensive training

UND Interim President Joshua Wynne shared the floor with local business and community leaders last week at Minnkota Power Cooperative. The University's leader seeks debate and discussion in order to develop consensus among the broader community. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Wynne addresses business community

August 6, 2019 at

President opens up about leadership style, support for One UND Strategic Plan and future of online education

University and project leaders helped turn dirt at 3000 University Avenue last Wednesday, celebrating the return of ATO's chapter house to its original site. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

ATO returns to 3000 University Ave

July 30, 2019 at

Groundbreaking ceremony marks fraternity’s comeback on original site, where it was third Greek house on campus

UND Interim President Joshua Wynne helped welcome Aviation Accreditation Board International to UND last Tuesday. Wynne recognized UND Aerospace for its leadership in meeting professional standards of the aviation industry. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

UND welcomes international accreditation group

July 23, 2019 at

Aviation body meets on campus for first time since group’s founding under John Odegard

Clark Gebhard, shift supervisor with UND Flight Operations' maintenance wing, helps oversee the crews inspecting 1,200-plus aircraft per year. Their mission to keep safe planes available for student-pilots keeps the maintenance hangar open nearly 18 hours a day, seven days a week. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Support of excellence

July 9, 2019 at

UND flight operations, maintenance technicians continue to meet demand of nation’s top flight school

Luana Liang (left) and Kyle Finseth are two of 11 UND students attending summer classes at Korea Aerospace University for three weeks, in July. They'll be earning credits toward courses needed for graduation without missing crucial flight training. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Korean connections by air

June 25, 2019 at

Aerospace University summer program draws record UND enrollment through value of credits, cultural exchange

Three UND students—Maura Ferguson, Carter Razink and Anisa Holwerda (not pictured)—have been selected for the 2019 Main Street GF Challenge. Their ideas for improving Grand Forks earned a $5,000 prize and support from the entrepreneurial community. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Back for the Challenge

June 18, 2019 at

Evolve Grand Forks, UND and local partners prepared to launch new round of Grand Forks-focused projects