Articles by: Kaylee Cusack

UND announced the formation of a search committee this week – led by Cindy Juntunen, Dean of the College of Education and Human Development – to find a new dean for the CoBPA. The helmsperson will replace Margaret Williams, who left the post this spring. UND's CoBPA was rated 216 out of 250 ranked schools in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Undergraduate Business Programs, making it the only ranked program in the state.

Building on business excellence

September 19, 2017

UND College of Business and Public Administration launches dean search amid year of successes

More action, brighter future

More action, brighter future

September 19, 2017

Campus open fora return with discussion of achievements and strategic plans for the future

Director of Student Financial Aid Janelle Kilgore, right and Student Account Operations Mgr. Chelsea Larson, left talk with a large team about student financial aid. (Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today)

Streamlining student services

September 14, 2017

UND One-Stop, Student Financial Aid, Student Account Services celebrate “wins” in customer service

UND among Top 25 Leaders in Innovation

UND among Top 25 Leaders in Innovation

September 13, 2017

University surges in U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Colleges’ rankings, joining Harvard, Stanford and MIT in at least one category

UND Staff Senators and members of the Senate's Communittee Relations team (left to right) Diane Fugleberg, facilities; Patricia Reed, Chester Fritz Library and committee chair; and June Novacek, Energy & Environmental Research Center, display special hurricane relief donation buckets that are situated around campus. Not pictured  are fellow Community Relations Committee members Teri Salway, Education; and Austin Theisen, School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

UND helps after hurricanes

September 12, 2017

Staff, faculty and students lead campus efforts to support storm victims

Professor of English & Interdisciplinary Health Studies Tami Carmichael (standing left) joins English Professor Rebecca Weaver-Hightower (standing right) in leading a Go Global Academy composition class discussion on the role of globalization in pop culture. The academy is a first-year learning community for students who are interested in global issues, but haven’t already had international experiences. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Going global

September 7, 2017

UND develops more opportunities to give homegrown students international experiences

UND has its eyes set on substantial online growth but the same goal is shared by many other universities across the country. A recent national survey of 66 university chancellors, presidents and provosts found that the expansion of online learning fell among their collective top five priorities for 2017.  Photo by Shawna Schill.

Online and onward

August 31, 2017

Strategic Plan Spotlight: Goal Three team develops roadmap for expansion of online opportunities

UND Chief Information Officer Madhavi Marasinghe stands in the Data Center on the UND campus. Starting September 15, Marasinghe says a new centralized unit will connect UND's IT staff and functions of CILT’s information technology support team with Administrative Services Technology. The teaching enhancement and education technology arm of CILT will be integrated into the new Teaching Transformation and Development Academy known as  TTaDA. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

One IT for One UND

August 29, 2017

University Information Technology (UIT) formed to create more efficient campus IT experience

UND graduate students (left to right) Chioma Onwumelu, Makinde Omojiba and Aerin Spade enjoy he Graduate Welcome Event, put on by the UND School of Graduate Studies, on Aug. 21 at the Memorial Union.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Growing the graduate student experience

August 29, 2017

Faculty advocate group brings UND School of Graduate Studies to the next level in student support

UND undergraduate Tyson Berg is wrapping up a summer research experience working with an interdisciplinary team, combining his knowledge of chemistry and unmanned aerial systems. (pictured left to right) UND Chemistry Professor Alena Kubatova, Chemistry Graduate Student Brett Nespor, UND Chemistry/UAS Aviation Student Tyson Berg, UND UAS Lead Flight Instructor James Moe, Ales Kubat. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

High-flying chemistry

August 29, 2017

UND undergraduate combines UAS and chemistry expertise in interdisciplinary research project

In her August 22 State of the Foundation address, Carlson Zink announced that, during the Fiscal Year 2017 ending on June 30, the UND Alumni Association & Foundation rallied nearly 10,000 donors to help meet its $40 million fundraising goal. Photo by Sam Melquist.

Igniting the future

August 24, 2017

UND Alumni Association & Foundation celebrates scholarship success in State of the Foundation address

UND Director of Admissions Jason Trainer was among a UND team that presented at last month’s ACT Enrollment Planners Conference in Chicago. UND’s presentation brought in a full audience and received a mountain of positive feedback. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Leaders in recruitment

August 21, 2017

UND Office of Admissions sharing its best practices and successes on national stage

Theodore Roosevelt National Park was a favorite stop for many on the bus tour. The group gathered with Park Ranger Laura Thomas (middle) for a photo at River Bend Overlook. Photo by Brandon Beyer

Countryside connections

August 21, 2017

UND’s newest faculty and administrators get a taste of North Dakota on statewide bus tour

Stephanie Walker, UND director of libraries and information resources (OER), looks to technology to bring power of Open Educational Resources to University students and faculty. UND estimates already it has saved students as much 1.6 million in text book cost through OER. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Champions of change

August 15, 2017

UND Dean of Libraries authors chapter on changing the culture surrounding Open Educational Resources

UND Social Work graduate student Laurie Freid (center) is using her research knowledge to assist Grand Forks Mayor Michael Brown (right) and Community Relations Officer Pete Haga (left) in gathering data to support the City's Immigrant Integration Initiative. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Intern of integration

August 1, 2017

UND student assists Grand Forks Mayor in broadening conversation about immigrant population