Articles by: UND Today

University judges listen intently to project pitches at a recent Big Ideas Gym (BIG) presentation at the College of Engineering & Mines. The BIG program encourges UND engineering students and others to come up to innovative solutions to global problems. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

‘BIG’ idea fosters big solution

May 23, 2017

Distill Nation wins final engineering challenge, delivering a viable project to purify water more cheaply

Balancing act

Balancing act

May 23, 2017

UND men’s tennis player Matt Hokanson describes daily routine of a Division I student athlete, juggling sport and academics

Colin Combs, chair of the Department of Biomedical Sciences at UND's School of Medicine & Health Sciences, accepts congratulations from UND President Mark Kennedy and Dr. Josh Wynne, dean of the medical schools, after Combs was surprised with honor of being UND's newest Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor -- the highest academic honor UND can bestow.  Photo by Tyler Ingham.

The ‘distinguished’ Dr. Combs

May 16, 2017

UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences biomedical researcher surprised with latest Chester Fritz professorship award

Donations from the EERC employees are stacked in preparation for delivery to the Northlands Rescue Mission. The effort was spearheaded by the EERC’s Social Cause committee, which is a group of employees that volunteer within the community. The committee selects a charity each year and raises money, donates goods or volunteers their time at that organization.  Photo courtesy of EERC.

EERC on a mission for the Mission

May 16, 2017

Research center collects more than $10,000 in supplies for Northlands shelter

ND Academy of Science at UND

ND Academy of Science at UND

May 16, 2017

Annual meeting highlights student research from 6 of the 11 NDUS schools

Paul LeBel, UND Law Dean Emeritus and former UND Provost and Law Professor gave the speech at the School of Law Commencement Ceremony. Photo by Jackie Lorentz photo.

Law School graduates 63

May 11, 2017

Retired UND former law dean and University provost Paul LeBel tells grads they are uniquely qualified to help heal a ‘polarized’ nation

‘One UND’ Strategic Plan rollout

‘One UND’ Strategic Plan rollout

May 11, 2017

Watch President Kennedy roll out UND’s new Strategic Plan

President Mark Kennedy adressed the University Council meeting about his Strategic Plan.

UND as chief opportunity engine

May 9, 2017

President Mark Kennedy gets students excited about opportunities at state’s flagship University during Spring Leadership Series

Photo by Shawna Noel Schill

Join President Kennedy for the Strategic Plan launch

May 4, 2017

UND President Mark Kennedy invites all to the launch of the One UND Strategic Plan. Here’s an early glimpse of what to expect.

Chandler Hall, the oldest building at the University of North Dakota, will soon meet its end. But, according to University facility planners, the old building still has some time before it meets the wrecking ball. UND archival photo.

Ol’ Chandler prepares to check out – but not before others

May 4, 2017

Facilities: UND’s oldest building likely to be torn down in the summer 2018

May the Fourth be with U…ND

May the Fourth be with U…ND

May 4, 2017

Which Star Wars character are you? Here’s how University of North Dakota students answered the question on May the 4th.

UND student Ryan Gorman (washing windows) has been coming back for a few years to help the Grand Forks residents Florence and Roger Syvertsons during The Big Event. Gorman and fellow students, Chris Brown (left on roof) and Mark Wiche, make sure they ask for the Syvertsons by name when signing up for the Big Event. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

‘Do work’ — they did

May 2, 2017

Festive atmosphere greets 900 volunteers — mainly students, but also including faculty and staff — for this year’s Big Event community service effort

Pomp and pageantry of the Powwow

Pomp and pageantry of the Powwow

May 2, 2017

UND played host to the 47th Annual Timeout Week and Timeout Wacipi in April, and honored longtime Director of American Indian Student Services Leigh Jeannotte.

Retiring UND Center for Innovation Director Bruce Gjovig says he'll miss working with students them most when he officially leaves his post this month.  Photo by Shawna Schill.

UND’s resident entrepreneur Bruce Gjovig bids farewell

April 27, 2017

Center for Innovation founder retiring but says he’ll remain close by

Eggs-ellence in living and learning

Eggs-ellence in living and learning

April 27, 2017

UND’s Engineering Living & Learning Community participate in the annual Egg Drop, designed to promote fun and teamwork.