Articles by: Tom Dennis

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Access, collaboration and (especially) retention

October 14, 2021 at

Those are the stars college administrators should steer by as they navigate rough demographic seas, Eye of the Hawk lecturer Nathan Grawe said at UND

In 1946, the War Department made an offer of land below the proposed Garrison Dam in return for the land that the dam and its new lake would consume. But most of the "lieu land" was nowhere near as fertile or valuable as the land that would be taken, the Tribal Council and MHA Nation argued, using the map and other documents as evidence. Web screenshot of map from the William Langer Papers at UND.

Grant will support digitization of tribal histories, languages and teachings in North Dakota

October 12, 2021 at

In partnership with NHS College, UND will digitize key historic documents, create curriculum for K-12 study

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Competence + warmth

October 7, 2021 at

Those traits add up to effective leadership, Malika Achingale Barbie Odera has discovered at UND

A priceless gift of teaching and learning

A priceless gift of teaching and learning

October 5, 2021 at

‘Thank you,’ said UND to the families, as the University honored people whose body donations have helped train medical and health-sciences students

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For ‘commitment to Indigenous, underserved and disadvantaged communities’

October 5, 2021 at

UND’s Dr. Don Warne given Helen Rodríguez-Trías Award for Social Justice from American Public Health Association

How colleges can cope with demographic change

How colleges can cope with demographic change

October 5, 2021 at

Eye of the Hawk Lecture will feature Nathan Grawe, ‘The Agile College’ author and Carleton College economics professor, on Oct. 12

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New ‘one-stop shop’ for safety, maintenance, Equal Opportunity and other concerns

September 28, 2021 at

The SafeUND webpage helps users understand and navigate the process of reporting a non-emergency concern

Noel Augustyn, former chief of staff to the late Chief Justice of the Supreme Court William Rehnquist, speaks in the VandeWalle Courtroom at the UND School of Law as part of the school's Constitution Day 2021  activities. Photo by Tom Dennis/UND Today.

Speaker: ‘Judges gone wild’ should read Constitution with more care

September 21, 2021 at

Heeding America’s founding document would help judges avoid both ‘bad behavior’ & ‘bad decisions,’ says Noel Augustyn, Constitution Day speaker

UND student Cheyden Paulson is studying international studies with a career goal in the Foreign Service. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Leader in Action breaks barriers through language

September 21, 2021 at

For Critical Language Scholarship winner Cheyden Paulson, UND is a springboard, launching him into an international career

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PHOTOS: Potato Bowl makes triumphant return to Grand Forks

September 21, 2021 at

Crowds marked the occasion by filling streets for the parade, parking lots for the tailgating and the Alerus Center for the football game  

Multitasking, Andy Armacost-style: President keeps lots of potatoes in air

Multitasking, Andy Armacost-style: President keeps lots of potatoes in air

September 16, 2021 at

Come share the fun at this week’s Potato Bowl festivities, UND President Armacost says (and shows)

UND ROTC cadets change guard in front of an American flag in a 9/11 commemorative ceremony. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Horror, then unity and determination

September 14, 2021 at

Members of the UND community share their memories of Sept. 11, 2001

F. John Barry (left) shakes hands with UND President Andy Armacost after receiving the President's Medal from Armacost, Aug. 19, 2021. The President's Medal is the highest honor that the president of the University can confer. UND Alumni Association & Foundation photo.

Philanthropist and executive B. John Barry, UND ’63, awarded President’s Medal

September 9, 2021 at

Award cites Barry’s national impact, exceptional commitment to students and higher education

President Armacost addresses national conference on campus sexual assault & harassment

President Armacost addresses national conference on campus sexual assault & harassment

September 7, 2021 at

UND’s ‘highly effective’ programs can serve as model, says Armacost, alongside other speakers including U.S. Secretary of Defense

UND's booth was a busy place throughout the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned conference in Atlanta on Aug. 16-19. Photo courtesy of Naomi Hansen.

UND takes place on world autonomous-technology stage

September 2, 2021 at

University and state’s autonomous-technology ecosystem was well represented at the 2021 Xponential: All Things Unmanned Conference in Atlanta