Articles by: Dima Williams

From college to City Council to college

From college to City Council to college

December 12, 2019 at

Grand Forks City Council member Katherine Dachtler will get her bachelor’s degree next week, some 14 years after first enrollingRead More

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Lucky 13: Thirteen questions for the 13th president of UND

December 10, 2019 at

Incoming president Andrew Armacost talks collegiate baseball, nickname and juggling

In a conference room in Columbia Hall in late November, Elizabeth Luger successfully defended her dissertation research to earn her doctorate degree. Pictured in the bottom left corner, Luger's husband looked on as she answered questions from faculty members on her defense committee.  Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

‘Congratulations, Doctor’

December 10, 2019 at

In about an hour, Elizabeth Luger’s 7-year journey toward a Ph.D. in clinical psychology came to a successful end

Put together by 19 students in Sarah Heitkamp's Intro to Fine Arts class, a new exhibit at the Empire Arts Center explores the nonrepresentational monoprints of George Starcher, UND's seventh president. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Starcher art: Exhibit celebrates former UND President George Starcher’s art

December 10, 2019 at

Guided by Sarah Heitkamp, the student-curated exhibit showcases nonrepresentational art through Starcher’s monoprints

Inside INPSYDE, UND’s Indians Into Psychology Doctoral Education program

Inside INPSYDE, UND’s Indians Into Psychology Doctoral Education program

December 5, 2019 at

UND has produced more Native American/First Nations Ph.D. clinical psychologists than any other APA-accredited program

Remembering Jerry

Remembering Jerry

November 26, 2019 at

Historian, scholar and educator Jerome ‘Jerry’ Tweton played a key role at UND

Involvement in student-run organizations creates a sense of belonging and purpose that research attributes to higher retention rates. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Student organizations play big role in retention

November 21, 2019 at

Involvement fosters a sense of belonging that helps keep students on campus

A scholarship letter to change a future

A scholarship letter to change a future

November 21, 2019 at

Jill Goodman learned she had earned a full-tuition ride to UND the night before she was due at Montana State

Back at UND for a second time, Colin Sabie is now studying mechanical engineering. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Leaders in Action: The journey back to UND

November 14, 2019 at

A U.S. Army veteran pursuing mechanical engineering, Colin Sabie returned to UND after six years of service

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Army Strong: UND Army ROTC team excels at Ranger Challenge

November 7, 2019 at

UND Army ROTC team earns most individual wins at recent Task Force Ripley Ranger Challenge

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

On ice: When research happens at 12,000 feet

October 24, 2019 at

UND faculty-led ascent to Continental Glacier offers hands-on research experience for students

‘På rett plass til rett tid:’ UND the right place for NORTANA seminar

‘På rett plass til rett tid:’ UND the right place for NORTANA seminar

October 22, 2019 at

‘At the right place at the right time,’ UND hosts NORTANA Norway seminar for first time since 2003

UND freshman Olivia Taylor has hopes of becoming an audiologist, a dream career inspired by her own experience living with a hearing impairment. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Leader in Action: The gift of hearing

October 15, 2019 at

UND freshman Olivia Taylor turns her own hearing impairment into a dream of helping others hear

Attention, UND students: Consider pursuing national scholarships

Attention, UND students: Consider pursuing national scholarships

October 15, 2019 at

It’s a lot of work, but Yee Han Chu, national fellowship and scholarship opportunities coordinator, stands ready to help

The making of a military-friendly school

The making of a military-friendly school

October 10, 2019 at

How UND meets the educational needs of military personnel, veterans and their families — Goal 6 of the Strategic Plan