Articles by: Jan Orvik

Civil rights activist to speak at Martin Luther King Jr. Day event

Civil rights activist to speak at Martin Luther King Jr. Day event

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Rosalyn Pelles will give keynote talk at Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Jr. brunch

On behalf of the petroleum engineering program at the University of North Dakota, Vamegh Rasouli, department chair and Continental Resources distinguished professor, accepts the Outstanding Achievement Award (Group) from the Williston Basin chapter of the American Petroleum Institute. Web screenshot.

Petroleum Engineering wins Outstanding Achievement Award

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Williston Basin American Petroleum Institute cites new Drilling & Completion Lab, department’s research and training

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Law dean search begins

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Applications and nominations sought by Jan. 25

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Winter Commencement ceremonies set for Dec. 16, 17

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More than 870 graduates eligible to cross the stage

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‘Diversity’s Promise for Excellence’ panel discussion set for Dec. 8

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Dave St. Peter ’89, Minnesota Twins president & CEO, will join fall book-read author and others in conversation

Associate Professor and Cellist Simona Barbu is among the gifted faculty at UND who hold endowed chairs. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

The power of endowed faculty

December 2, 2021 at

From music to medicine, from recruiting to retention, endowed professorships give UND a competitive edge

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College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines dean search begins

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Search committee named; will be chaired by UND Aerospace Dean Robert Kraus

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UND Homecoming: Stand up and cheer for two indispensable buildings

October 12, 2021 at

Homecoming events feature Memorial Union dedication and Chester Fritz Library Grand Reopening

On Thursday, Feb. 23, the UND School of Law was recognized for its part in winning a regional design and construction award that was the result of the teamwork involved in completing the recently $14.4 million Law School renovation and addition project. Photo by Richard Larson.

North Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice Jon Jensen will co-chair UND School of Law dean search

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New dean expected to be named by July 1

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Late night live – in the early morning

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Annual Wake Up to UND perks up Chamber and campus audiences

Beth Hellwig named interim vice president for student affairs

Beth Hellwig named interim vice president for student affairs

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New interim VP has held leadership posts at Gonzaga and San Francisco State universities, among others; appointment begins Oct. 1

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New faculty report first impressions of UND

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Seven new members of the UND community talk about their work, living in Grand Forks

In 'Silent Sky,' Erin Chaves (shown here) plays Henrietta Leavitt, an American astronomer who worked at the Harvard College Observatory, where her research helped provide keys to the size and scale of the universe. Photo courtesy of UND Theater Arts.

UND Theatre’s ‘Silent Sky’ plays Sept. 28-Oct. 2

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True story of astronomer Henrietta Leavitt will be followed by telescope viewing of night sky

In honor of Fritz Pollard Jr., Olympian and UND Hall of Famer

In honor of Fritz Pollard Jr., Olympian and UND Hall of Famer

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UND will dedicate Frederick “Fritz” D. Pollard Jr. Athletic Center on Sept. 17

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New faculty forge ties to each other and UND

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Orientation session welcomes new faculty to campus