Articles by: Kaylee Cusack

As part of his latest UND budget update, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Tom DiLorenzo took a moment to open the floor to share success stories and strategies that different units on campus have been using to keep forward momentum in the current budget situation. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

New ways of thinking

March 23, 2017

Weekly budget forum celebrates successes and examines new methods of handling budget challenges

Left to right: UND students Evan Marian, Ayla Rubenstein and Atle Alexander. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Volunteering together

March 23, 2017

UND students from all areas of campus come together to build community based on giving back

THE VOICE -- "Blind Auditions" -- Pictured: Jozy Bernadette -- (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)

UND alumna finds her ‘Voice’

March 21, 2017

Self-proclaimed small-town girl from Grand Forks makes national name for herself as a contest on hit NBC talent search

Write time, right place

Write time, right place

March 16, 2017

UND campus gears up to host national and local authors and artists for annual Writers Conference next week

UND Assistant Professor of Wildlife Ecology Jason Boulanger r has done extensive research and field work revolving around deer overpopulation and management. Image courtesy of Juan Pedraza of UND Discovery magazine.

Oh, dear, oh deer

March 16, 2017

UND wildlife researcher’s surgical sterilization collaboration with Cornell University has caught the attention of urban planning boards across the country

UND Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services Sol Jensen gives an audience of staff and faculty a colorful preview of what UND has in mind for a proposed $3 million investment, showcasing why it’s critical that the dollars are spent now.  Photo by Shawna Schill.

A pitch for marketing

March 14, 2017

Third in series of campus budget fora explains why an investment in marketing is critical to UND’s future

Today, the University is releasing brief summaries of what each of academic and administrative unit is planning to do to position themselves for the future. UND archival photo.

Tough decisions to position for the future

March 10, 2017

UND academic and support units submit their preliminary budget proposals to find savings and encourage strategic growth

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo leads the discussion at the second campus budget forum, held on March 1. Photo by Richard Larson.

‘Stepping up’ to meet needs

March 7, 2017

Second UND budget forum sets tone of shared sacrifice and commitment to University vision

Lynette Krenelka,  (left) director of UND Extended Learning, and Anne Kelsh, (right) program director for Instructional Development, take part in a recent seminar, called called “Thinking Strategically: Planning for Online Degree & Certificate Program Development.”  It was the first session of a semester-long professional development series called “Enhancing and Expanding Student Learning in Changing and Challenging Times.” Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Enhanced learning in changing times

March 2, 2017

Collaborative seminar series sees changing campus environment as opportunity to enrich the student learning experience

UND Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost   Tom DiLorenzo leads the first of a series of budget forums for staff and faculty at UND. Photo  by Jackie Lorentz.

Budget forum reflections

February 28, 2017

First of many UND campus budget fora addresses questions and calls for teamwork and ideas

UND graduate student Tarek Elderini is using his robotics background from Egypt to collaborate with other engineering graduate students on their computer vision-based research under the supervision of faculty advisors Naima Kaabouch and Jeremiah Neubert. The research will be on display at Thursday's Graduate Research Achievement Day in the UND Memorial Union Ballroom. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

GRAD 2017 on display

February 28, 2017

UND’s revamped graduate research expo allows more opportunity for participation, collaboration and community outreach

Nick Satterlee, a UND commercial aviation student from O'Fallon, Ill., ran into a bit of a rough patch during his first semester, but support from those around him and a new notification software at UND called Starfish, helped him to regain his academic footing. Photo courtesy of Nick Satterlee.

Attention to retention

February 23, 2017

UND combines technology and personal connections to boost the number of first-time freshmen who stay

UND grad student Andrew Barnas holds a Post-it note, on which he illustrated his own research of a drone flying over the Candian habitat of snow geese and polar bears. Barnas put the 3-inch by 3-inch drawing on social media and it has since gone viral, with others piggybacking on his idea to share ideas of research with others in its simplest form. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Power of the ‘Post-it’

February 23, 2017

Art, science and communication collide as UND biology grad student’s Twitter hashtag trend goes viral

Robin Hall after sunset.  The building on western edge of the UND campus is the headquarters to the University's surging unmanned teaching and research enterprises. Photo by Richard Larson

Unmanned unleashed

February 21, 2017

UND brings together campus innovation and research in Institute for Unmanned and Autonomous Research

UND announced today several changes to administrative positions that will be coupled with other actions across campus to align the University’s budget with current funding expectations and to provide for strategic priorities. UND archival photo.

Starting from the top

February 16, 2017

UND finding opportunities for administrative efficiency and savings amid campus-wide budget cuts