Articles by: Connor Murphy

Jordan Krueger, a senior and president of the UND UAS/RC Club, will lead the University's drone racing team in this weekend's championship event. Krueger has worked tirelessly the past three years to build up the UAS/RC Club and bring drone racing to campus. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Drone dreams come true

April 9, 2019 at

UND’s UAS/RC Club sees sky as the limit as UND hosts drone racing championship this weekend

William N. Bryan, acting under secretary for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's research and development directorate, provided his broad view of modern technology and the threats we face as a result of rapid development. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Eye of the Hawk: Knowing the dangers

March 28, 2019 at

Homeland Security Under Secretary examines pervasiveness of tech, how students can help defend nation

Sean Valentine, professor of management in the College of Business & Public Administration, is giving a lecture on the issues of ethics people face in everyday life, and the process behind ethical decision-making. His talk is the final of the 2018-19 Faculty Lecture Series. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Everyday ethics rule the day at next Faculty Lecture

March 26, 2019 at

UND Management Professor Sean Valentine to present research on business dilemmas and decision-making surrounding them

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., shook hands with Cadets recently enrolled in the Army ROTC Flight Training Program. Through Hoeven's efforts, defense funds were allocated to bring back the popular, unique partnership between UND Aerospace and UND Army ROTC.

Hoeven: ‘You are the solution’

March 21, 2019 at

U.S. Senator from North Dakota joins military and University leaders to celebrate return of valuable flight program

In January, the University moved into gold, top 10 status among similar research universities, according to

Ranking of distinction

March 7, 2019 at

UND moves to gold status, top 10 for military friendliness

Rob Stupnisky, associate professor of Educational Foundations & Research, is leading a new, online graduate certificate addressing data literacy in the classroom. Learning Analytics is a growing field - the certificate's four courses will provide the tools to find, organize and analyze data. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Future literacy

March 5, 2019 at

New program from College of Education & Human Development equips educators for the data age

Jennifer Aamodt is the newest Director of University Admissions. She has been with UND's admissions office since 2012 and will oversee a merger of graduate and undergraduate admissions this spring. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Jennifer Aamodt selected Director of University Admissions

February 28, 2019 at

Aamodt to lead admissions merger, assumes role after serving in interim capacity since September 2018

Army ROTC airborne once more

Army ROTC airborne once more

February 21, 2019 at

Return of military flight training to UND brings modern elements to successful partnership

Campus on the move

Campus on the move

February 19, 2019 at

Big moves happening on campus as administrators, offices plan for Memorial Union project

The University of North Dakota is hosting the Collegiate Drone Racing Association's National Championship this April, drawing the best student UAS pilots in the nation to campus. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Drone racing coming to UND

February 12, 2019 at

Event expected to draw best UAS pilots in the nation to Grand Forks

National security in focus

National security in focus

January 31, 2019 at

Next ‘Eye of the Hawk’ invites geopolitical, military minds to reimagine defense of the nation

The UND Flying Team earned championship number 17 this past week at SAFECON 2019. The week-long convention and competition puts collegiate pilots to the ultimate test. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Poised to soar

January 29, 2019 at

Aerospace enrollment, research prestige and industry pacts fly high when aviation world needs them most

Aerospace Day

High-flying fun for all

January 29, 2019 at

Second annual UND Aerospace event creates a distinct experience for youth and families in the region

In October of 2018, before leaving the frozen continent, Janelle Hakala dedicated one of her data-gathering balloon launches to the UND professors who helped her along the way. Photo by Rob Streeter.

Antarctic dedication

January 24, 2019 at

UND alum caps year of meteorological work in Antarctica with dedication to UND Atmospheric Sciences mentors

Derrick Ssegawa, Vice President of the Black Student Association, hands out programs at the Gorecki Alumni Center, Monday. The portrait of Martin Luther King Jr., to his left, is by UND student Asha Mohamound. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Dreamers in action

January 22, 2019 at

UND and Grand Forks community come together to celebrate vision and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.