Articles by: Jan Orvik

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Remembering Gayle Clifford

January 7, 2021 at

UND’s former First Lady was wife of late President Tom Clifford

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Celebrating our graduates

December 15, 2020 at

Winter Commencement ceremony is Friday, Dec. 18

Calling all students 2

Calling all students 2

December 10, 2020 at

Massive project– UND’s second during the pandemic – checks in to ask students, ‘How are you doing?’

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UND’s unforgettable Dr. Cora Smith Eaton King, Class of 1889

November 3, 2020 at

Smith Hall’s namesake planted ‘Votes for Women’ flags in nation’s consciousness – and atop Mt. Rainier

UND's Dreamer Geothermophiles designed a Pipeline Interventions Gadget to reduce mineral buildup. Schematic provided by Dreamer Thermomphiles.

PIG in a pipeline

October 29, 2020 at

UND engineering team designs pipeline-scrubbing ‘PIG,’ wins geothermal manufacturing prize and advances to next level

In a letter to the UND community, President Armacost announced Elizabeth Bjerke and David Flynn as co-chairs of the provost search committee.

Provost search begins with naming of search committee

September 22, 2020 at

Fifteen members from across campus will join co-chairs in search for Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

In a letter to the UND community, President Armacost announced Elizabeth Bjerke and David Flynn as co-chairs of the provost search committee.

Provost search begins

September 10, 2020 at

In Sept. 9 letter to UND community, President Andy Armacost announces listening sessions as prelude to provost search

A new 40-year partnership with Johnson Controls, Inc., is delivering the campus improvements, as well as decades of operational certainty and savings.

Fall book study centers on ‘How to Be an Antiracist’

September 10, 2020 at

Campuswide book study on bestseller by Ibram X. Kendi begins Sept. 14

Armacost: How networks and connections will see us through

Armacost: How networks and connections will see us through

August 18, 2020 at

In his video and letter, President Armacost notes that UND’s exceptional closeness is both strength and weakness in fighting the pandemic

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President Armacost to take part in his first UND commencement event

August 4, 2020 at

Nearly 500 candidates are eligible to graduate in University’s second virtual ceremony, set for Friday, Aug. 7

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UND Aerospace dean search begins

July 14, 2020 at

Search committee will be chaired by Deans Amy Henley and Cindy Juntunen

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Coronavirus roundup

July 7, 2020 at

Distancing, face coverings, testing and good hygiene are keys to reopening, President Armacost says

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Coronavirus roundup

June 23, 2020 at

Testing, planning and preparation are key for “smart restart” of campus

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UND’s Smart Restart: Safety and Facilities

June 9, 2020 at

In building a COVID-resistant campus, UND is striving to reduce risk while fostering a high quality of campus life

Remembering Alice Clark

Remembering Alice Clark

May 26, 2020 at

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