Articles by: David Dodds

Shawna Noel Schill

UND: A Lifeline for Rural America

February 22, 2021 at

Rural health isn’t just another issue at the University of North Dakota. It’s a priority

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UND Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion announces recommendations

December 3, 2020 at

UND President Armacost accepts panel’s report, encourages more campus conversations

At the NASA-funded Inflatable Mars/Lunar Habitat, Bridenstine (center) and Sen. Kevin Cramer (right) are greeted by a student wearing a space suit designed by Pablo DeLeon (left), head of the UND Human Spaceflight Laboratory. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer to host Space Development Agency director at UND on Wednesday

October 13, 2020 at

Head of Space Development Agency added to long list of high-level space research visitors to UND over the past 13 months

UND celebrates Indigenous Peoples' Day TODAY, Oct. 12, with video and virtual speaking event.

UND observes Indigenous Peoples’ Day TODAY, Oct. 12, with special video on Land Acknowledgement Agreement

October 12, 2020 at

Video features President Armacost and UND alum Dr. Russ McDonald, president of United Tribes Technical College, among others

President Ronald Reagan receives a UND jersey from former U.S. Senator Mark Andrews while visiting the campus in October 1986. Andrews died Saturday, Oct. 3, after a lifetime spent fighting for North Dakota -- and UND -- in Congress.

UND remembers Mark Andrews

October 8, 2020 at

Over 25 years in public office, the U.S Senator from Fargo was a good friend to the University

A generous gift from Hal, ’66, and Kathy Gershman (above), has transformed the original president’s home on campus for use as an engagement center for graduate students. The photo above was taken shortly before the renovations started. Image courtesy of Korrie Wenzel.

UND’s Gershman Graduate Center: Coming soon

October 8, 2020 at

Homecoming Week video shows big changes and return to form at former Oxford House

Rendering of the new Nistler College of Business & Public Administration. Image courtesy of JLG Architects.

Virtual groundbreaking for UND’s Nistler College of Business & Public Administration is set for FRIDAY, Oct. 9

October 8, 2020 at

A virtual groundbreaking for UND’s new Nistler College of Business & Public Administration will take place at 11:30 a.m., FRIDAY,Read More

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

North Dakota Varsity Esports launches Oct. 10 with exhibition match

October 7, 2020 at

UND will face off against U.S. Army Esports on Saturday, 11 a.m., to mark the launch of new esports venture

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‘UND Open’ tournament, $20,000 hole-in-one contest set for Saturday, Oct. 10, at Ray Richards Golf Course

October 5, 2020 at

Champions will receive a 2021 season membership

UND Marketing & Communications’ Media Engagement Fellow Criteria

UND Marketing & Communications’ Media Engagement Fellow Criteria

September 25, 2020 at

INTERVIEWING BEFORE THE INTERVIEW Understanding the opportunity Most journalists (including print reporters) prefer or may require talking to their subjects/experts.Read More

Students take a selfie in front of the Eternal Flame. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Despite pandemic, UND posts overall enrollment growth

September 24, 2020 at

University once again boasts most-prepared freshman class and more-diverse student body

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Fore! Golf returns to Ray Richards

June 12, 2020 at

Nine-hole recreational course reopens to public for first time in nearly four years; family is happy namesake’s legacy lives on

Just minutes before Thursday night's home opener against the Mississippi State Delta Devils, a mob of UND freshmen are expected to burst onto the Alerus Center turf in a mass show of support for their Fighting Hawks football team. The “Freshmen Run,” as it’s being dubbed, is an idea of the UND Game Day Experience Committee. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Wide-ranging panel eyes restart of Fighting Hawks events

June 10, 2020 at

UND Athletics Venues and Events Group represents Alerus Center, REA, UND and local governmental agencies

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UND’s Smart Restart plan for Fall 2020: Overview

June 9, 2020 at

‘UND Today’ Special Edition offers preview of what Fall Semester will look like in era of COVID

Expanding out of the Center for Innovation at UND, SkySkopes, Inc., has situated itself as an important player in the regional energy industry, in the last two years. Image courtesy of SkySkopes, Inc.

UND-sponsored project will show how drones may be used to help fight COVID-19

April 15, 2020 at

Partnership involving UND, government agencies and the private sector will conduct tests in the Grand Forks area