Articles by: Tom Dennis

Terry Wynne, UND's director of safety, stands next to an AED station on the first floor of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Cardiac ready

February 18, 2020 at

UND designated state’s first cardiac ready campus by North Dakota Department of Health

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Closing the Latinx achievement gap in engineering

January 28, 2020 at

It can be done, suggested Professor Rachel Navarro, in presenting her research as part of the UND Faculty Lecture Series

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UND’s key indicators, at a glance

January 23, 2020 at

The University’s new, user-friendly dashboards are designed to give faculty and staff good data for making decisions

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Success wired in: How UND IT improves the campus experience

December 19, 2019 at

As a recent Provost’s Forum shows, tech improvements help UND better reach students around the corner and around the world

Andrew Armacost took time to address the media following Tuesday's selection process. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

‘Sprinting with purpose’

December 5, 2019 at

In his initial statements to the media and State Board, UND Incoming President Andrew Armacost expresses excitement his for new role

Nuri Oncel, associate professor of physics and astrophysics, gave a presentation entitled "Have you ever seen an atom?" for the Nov. 20 Faculty Lecture Series. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

On seeing atoms

December 3, 2019 at

‘Impossible,’ physicists once said, when asked whether people ever could see atoms. Today, physicist Nuri Oncel would answer, ‘Very possible indeed’

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The Broken Streetlights theory

October 31, 2019 at

With its annual Campus Safety Tour, in which officers walk the campus with community members, the UND Police Department strives to keep UND ‘a safe place to live, learn, work and visit’

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How art can further understanding of 9/11

October 29, 2019 at

In the second talk of the 2019-20 Faculty Lecture Series, UND Associate Professor Crystal Alberts described art’s role in deepening awareness of that terrible day

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A challenging history – and a path forward

October 17, 2019 at

UND’s comprehensive approach to American Indian health issues stands out, says Dr. Donald Warne during Indigenous Peoples’ Day talk

Vice Provost Debbie Storrs discusses how the new Student Academic Success & Career Engagement Office will help students as Director Angie Carpenter looks on. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Year of Retention goal: Inspire ‘sense of belonging’  

October 15, 2019 at

By treating students as ‘our students,’ UND faculty and staff can help students think of UND as ‘my University,’ Provost’s Forum speakers say

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The ‘Year of Retention’ at UND

October 3, 2019 at

After gaining ground with graduation rates, emphasis in Strategic Plan shifts to student retention

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Gathering points

October 1, 2019 at

In first talk of 2019-20 Faculty Lecture Series, Dr. Don Warne addresses integrating traditional American Indian healing, modern medicine

Students in UND Environmental Engineer Frank Xiao's (second row, right) Civil Engineering  Lab, part of the UND College of Engineering & Mines, have benefited from Xiao's reseach guidance, teaching and mentorship. Photo courtesy of Juan Pedraza.

Tackling global challenges of mental & physical health

September 24, 2019 at

UND researchers win federal grants to study anxiety disorders, waste-stream pollution

The first Provost's Forum for the 2019-2020 academic year took place on Sept. 11, when campus leaders delivered good news of financial health, enrollment growth and campus renewal. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Provost’s Forum documents UND’s strengths

September 12, 2019 at

University leaders share evidence of fiscal health, new leadership, campus renewal and growth

University of North Dakota President Joshua Wynne speaks on Aug. 15, 2019, with Scott Hennen, radio host with AM 1100 The Flag in Fargo, N.D. Image: YouTube screenshot.

Wynne on the airwaves

August 20, 2019 at

President Wynne talks with radio host Scott Hennen on AM 1100 The Flag