Articles by: Tom Dennis

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Stand up and be counted!

September 17, 2020 at

UND, Grand Forks and North Dakota all benefit from a high response rate – but the deadline for responding is approaching fast

New hires, new Task Force, new COVID numbers

New hires, new Task Force, new COVID numbers

September 15, 2020 at

The UND community is invited to take part in the task-force and hiring processes, both of which are vital, President Armacost declares

Student Life videos: Sophomores look back, student organizations look ahead

Student Life videos: Sophomores look back, student organizations look ahead

September 15, 2020 at

As all three videos note, two words hold a vital key to success on campus: Get involved 

UND leaders answer questions from students, parents during Town Hall

UND leaders answer questions from students, parents during Town Hall

September 3, 2020 at

Topics discussed include student fees, dining-hall COVID restrictions, (false) rumors of secret campus-closing plans, and more

Gordon Iseminger. UND archival image.

A history career ‘as rich as history itself’

September 1, 2020 at

Plaudits pour in as Gordon Iseminger, retired UND history professor, receives State Historical Society of North Dakota’s top award

Armacost: Together, we can rise to the challenge

Armacost: Together, we can rise to the challenge

September 1, 2020 at

Behaviors drive infections, President Armacost notes in his video and letter. So, to block infections and build campus resilience, safe behaviors must reign

Students take a selfie in front of the Eternal Flame. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND sees enrollment growth despite pandemic

August 27, 2020 at

Number of new transfer, graduate and law students increases over last year; four-year graduation rate also shows gain

State of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation address

State of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation address

August 27, 2020 at

UND’s Alumni Association & Foundation celebrates year of record fundraising, campus developments and student support through alumni generosity

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A love of learning that never grows old

August 27, 2020 at

Iris Westman, UND ‘28, has inspired others for 115 years. And if her family’s wish for a documents conservation lab at UND comes true, that’s only the beginning

"One Hundred Voices" cover.

‘One Hundred Voices’ from Pennsylvania’s past

August 25, 2020 at

New book from UND Digital Press celebrates Harrisburg, Pa.’s historic African American community

Diana D'Amico Pawlewicz

Diana D’Amico Pawlewicz’s book traces history of ‘Blaming Teachers’

August 18, 2020 at

Professionalization elevated doctors and lawyers, but landed teachers on only the bottom rung of a K-12 bureaucracy ladder. D’Amico Pawlewicz’s book asks and answers, ‘Why?’

The UND Alumni Association & Foundation announced a record-breaking year for donations and funds raised. Their fiscal year 2019 total nearly doubled the previous year's figures. Image courtesy of UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Fundraising record set for second year in a row

August 11, 2020 at

UND Alumni Association & Foundation thanks alumni and friends for generosity during pandemic

Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

‘By Kathryn R.L. Rand and Steven Andrew Light’

August 11, 2020 at

With the casebook they co-authored now in its second edition, longtime UND research partners are ‘go-to voices’ on tribal gaming policy and law

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Making UND offices Healthy Hawks-ready

July 28, 2020 at

Plexiglass barriers and other modifications have been installed for one reason: to help UND offices operate as safely, and as normally, as possible

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Making campus Healthy Hawks-ready

July 14, 2020 at

When UND faculty, staff and students return to campus, they’ll encounter extensive COVID-19-related renovations; here’s a sneak preview