Articles by: Jan Orvik

Remembering Alice Clark

Remembering Alice Clark

May 26, 2020 at

North Dakota’s first female university administrator and vice president dies at age 94

Interim President Joshua Wynne delivers remarks to UND's Spring 2020 graduates virtually.

Week of well-wishes culminates in Commencement

May 14, 2020 at

UND recognizes new graduates before Saturday’s commencement ceremonies

Jeff VanLooy chaired the first University Council meeting on Zoom with Interim President Joshua Wynne, Incoming President Andy Armacost, Senior Vice Provost Debbie Storrs, and other administrators.

The State of the University is strong

May 12, 2020 at

University Council meeting focuses on challenges, strengths during coronavirus pandemic

Wynne during fall commencement. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

‘You are UND’

April 30, 2020 at

University of North Dakota graduates will be honored in virtual commencement ceremony May 16

Brad Gibbens, (left) Mary Wakefield, Gary Hart. Photo courtesy of UND Center for Rural Health.

Remembering Gary Hart

April 21, 2020 at

Center for Rural Health director was a leading researcher in rural primary care

Karlene Clark.

Best boss in 14 states

April 16, 2020 at

Karlene Clark named Midwest Student Employee Supervisor of the Year

In 1918, UND became a military training grounds, drilling 470 members of the Student Army Training Corps for battle in World War I. The 1918 influenza epidemic claimed 27 students in 1918. Photo courtesy of Curt Hanson, UND Special Collections.

The other Great War

April 14, 2020 at

SMHS faculty discuss the influenza epidemic of 1918-19, which took the lives of 27 UND students

UND archival image.

Coronavirus: UND Today roundup

April 9, 2020 at

University focuses on health and safety of UND and greater communities

UND archival image.

Coronavirus: UND Today roundup

April 2, 2020 at

Even remotely, UND community comes together in teaching, research and service

Engineering students team up with industry

Engineering students team up with industry

April 2, 2020 at

Mechanical engineering students power project to detect pipeline leaks

Brian Tande has been named permanent dean of the College of Engineering & Mines.

Brian Tande named dean of College of Engineering & Mines

March 26, 2020 at

New leader has served as department chair and interim dean as well as in private sector 

UND archival image.

Coronavirus: UND Today roundup

March 19, 2020 at

Here’s the latest on how UND is responding to – and helping to slow – the spread of COVID-19

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Hamm shares hard-won knowledge with UND students

March 3, 2020 at

Honorary doctoral-degree recipient Harold Hamm visits with UND engineering students

Richard Beringer (seated) and the late D. Jerome Tweton were both named Chester Fritz Distinguished Professors of History. Archival image.

Remembering Dick Beringer — mentor, Civil War scholar and UND professor

February 25, 2020 at

Nationally known for his works on the Confederacy, Beringer was ‘one of the nicest guys in creation,’ UND History colleague says

UND will mark its 137th birthday at the annual Founders Day banquet, which honors award winners, 25-year and retiring faculty and staff. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Celebrating UND’s 137th birthday

February 20, 2020 at

Founders Day will honor award winners, 25-year employees and retirees