Articles by: Jan Orvik

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

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