Articles by: Jan Orvik

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2,500-year-old play resonates today

February 9, 2021 at

UND Theatre Arts will present ‘Antigone’ on Feb. 23-27

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$450,000 to help school teachers teach engineering

February 4, 2021 at

National Science Foundation grant will pair school teachers and UND researchers to design engineering tasks

Daniel Leingang, Bismarck State College Vice President for Academic Affairs, BSC President Douglas Jensen, Brian Tande, Dean, UND College of Engineering & Mines, and UND President Andy Armacost at the signing of the collaborative engineering agreement in Bismarck. Photo courtesy of Juanita Lee, BSC College Relations.

Pathway to engineering

January 26, 2021 at

New agreement will enable Bismarck State College students to earn a UND engineering degree

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Online counseling, advising and tutoring become norm at UND

January 26, 2021 at

The services have helped thousands of students navigate the pandemic, UND counselors and faculty members say

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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