Articles by: UND Today

As part of yet another of UND's Grand Challenges, researchers at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences are addressing health challenges through basic, clinical and transitional discoveries. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Alzheimer’s belly-brain connection

October 22, 2020 at

UND’s Colin Combs studies role of gut inflammation as an important disease-driving factor for the human brain

‘I never thought he would let me in’

‘I never thought he would let me in’

October 22, 2020 at

Dr. John [BS Med, ’75] and Suzanne Shore establish an endowment for UND’s Indians Into Medicine Program

Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Sam Sachs watches from his front porch as a parade drives by his home during a celebration in his honor in Lakewood, California, on April 26, 2020. The celebration and parade honored the World War II veteran’s 105th birthday. Sachs was an officer with the 325th Glider Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, and landed his glider on the beaches of Normandy during D-Day. U.S. Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kimberly Hill.

Young at Heart: Sam Sachs ’36

October 20, 2020 at

Gliding down into occupied France on D-Day is just one of the highlights of Sachs’ 105 years

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Photo Feature: Fall Open House

October 20, 2020 at

Prospective students and their families get to know UND at the event, which continues on Thursday and Friday

Pablo de Leon and the NDX-1 suit, the first suit he built at UND. UND archival image.

To UND and beyond!

October 16, 2020 at

Legacy of cosmic research has eyes of the space world on the University of North Dakota

Image courtesy of UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Student group donates to fellow students via Angel Fund

October 6, 2020 at

While applications to the UND Angel Fund poured in from their peers, one student organization decided to take action

Department of Physician Assistant Studies assistant professor Russ Kauffman with
PA students at the SMHS Simulation Center. Image courtesy of UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

O Pioneers!

October 1, 2020 at

UND’s trailblazing Department of Physician Assistant Studies celebrates 50 years of improving access to health care in rural communities

Prakash Pathak (far left), first-year medical student at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, is shown here with his siblings. Image courtesy of Prakash Pathak.

Prakash Without Borders

September 29, 2020 at

Prakash Pathak shares his journey from refugee camp in Nepal to the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences

UND’s current President Andy Armacost is pictured with a desk that likely once belonged to the first president of UND, William Blackburn, who served UND from 1884-85. The photo was taken in front of Merrifield Hall and the Eternal Flame. Photo by Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation

A piece of UND history

September 22, 2020 at

Call it the Resolute Desk of UND, this desk at which the University’s first president likely drafted speeches and read reports

Photo by Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Her name is Good Medicine

September 17, 2020 at

With the sight of a leader and the heart of a warrior, Dr. Monica Mayer, ’95, brings her healing touch home to serve her people

North Dakota Athletics archival image.

Dean Blais named to 2020 U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class

September 17, 2020 at

Former UND head coach, leader of two NCAA championship teams, caps decorated career with one of hockey’s top honors

Rescheduled for the fall semester, the 51st Annual UND Writers Conference will host sessions each Thursday via Zoom Webinars.

Rescheduled UND Writers Conference starts tonight

September 17, 2020 at

Each Thursday session for rescheduled conference – which will continue into November – is free and open to public via Zoom

UND archival image.

Ray Richards Golf Course to host inaugural ‘UND Open’ Disc Golf Tournament this weekend, Sept. 12-13

September 11, 2020 at

Of the 75-plus players currently registered for event, 25 compete on a professional level

UND, Sanford Health announce behavioral health collaboration

UND, Sanford Health announce behavioral health collaboration

September 8, 2020 at

New Behavioral Health Bridge helps individuals experiencing common behavioral health conditions related to COVID-19

University of North Dakota Digital Press.

Beyond Robinson

September 8, 2020 at

New book from The Digital Press at UND about the North Dakota oil industry is among those picking up where Elwyn Robinson’s classic ‘History of North Dakota’ left off