Articles by: UND Today

Chili challenge a hit

Chili challenge a hit

November 3, 2016 at

UND students put on a brave face and iron stomach as they spice it up at Wilkerson Commons

Erin Walcek Averett, associate professor archaeology at Creighton University, is a co-editor of the newest release from UND’s Digital Press, Mobilizing the Past for a Digital Future: The Potential of Digital Archaeology. Jody Michael Gordon (Wentworth Institute of Technology) and Derek Counts (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) also serve as editors. The publisher is UND’s William Caraher. Photo courtesy of Erin Walcek Averett.

Unearthing the data

November 1, 2016 at

UND’s Digital Press bolsters its role as a leading Open Access publisher with release of newest work break-neck technological advances in archaeology

UND American Indian Student Services (AISS) Center

Soups on!

November 1, 2016 at

Throughout November, UND’s American Indian Center is helping the campus celebrate First Nation’s Month with a rich and flavorful flair

From left to right, Steve Burian, UND alum and co-founder of Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc.; Steve McNally, a general manager with Hess Corp.; UND President Mark Kennedy, UND College of Engineering and Mines Dean Hesham El-Rewini and Bob Solberg, a UND alum and former executive with Texaco, cut the ribbon on UND’s new Collaborative Energy Complex on Friday, Oct. 14.

Donors delight in Collaborative Energy Complex dedication

October 27, 2016 at

College of Engineering and Mines, along with private and public sector partners, celebrate completion of new addition during Homecoming Week

Today, UND alumna Sally Smith is CEO of Buffalo Wild Wings, which Business Insider named 2015’s fastest growing chain restaurant in the United States. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Evolution of a CEO

October 25, 2016 at

Grand Forks native and UND alumna Sally Smith advises aspiring business students to be curious and never stop learning

Smith recently spoke to a packed house as the keynote speaker at the 2016 UND College of Business & Public Administration’s annual Mellem Business Symposium, held during Homecoming Week. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Taking care of biz back on campus

October 25, 2016 at

UND alumna and Buffalo Wild Wings CEO inspires students to achieve their dreams

SMHS gala tops big day

SMHS gala tops big day

October 20, 2016 at

Community comes together to toast UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ past, present and future

Nick Eberling

Alumni award from 40,000 feet

October 18, 2016 at

UND Young Alumni Achievement Award winner and lead U.S. Air Force Thunderbird pilot takes to the air to deliver his acceptance speech.

A record crowd of 11,706 UND hockey fans packed the Ralph Engelstad Arena on Oct. 1 to see their favorite team raise its eight National Championship banner. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Raise 8

October 5, 2016 at

UND Men’s Hockey raises the roof with eighth National Championship flag before huge exhibition-game crowd.

Melanie Sage, UND Social Work faculty member

Indian child welfare

October 5, 2016 at

Federal grant supports UND and partners in work to improve services to Native American children.

For nearly 35 years, Arne Brekke has led the effort to collect copies of bygdeboker, Norwegian compilations of local genealogical, cultural and geographical information. The collection recently surpassed 1,600 volumes at UND's Department of Special Collections. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Norwegian ancestry

October 5, 2016 at

Norwegian heritage records surpass 1,600 volumes at the UND’s Department of Special Collections.

Elizabeth Harris in her office in Merrifield Hall on UND campus.

Master translator

October 5, 2016 at

UND’s master translator Elizabeth Harris is a finalist for two more national prizes.

Wayne Seames and Chemical Engineering students researching biofuels.

International CO2

October 5, 2016 at

UND Chemical Engineers part of U.S.-China NSF research collaboration that could help reduce CO2 emissions from power plants.

Steve Light, UND associate vice president for academic affairs, enjoys conversation and a morning meal with UND student Chris Sigurdson and City officials during a special breakfast to honor UND interns who spent their summers working for the City of Grand Forks. At right is Mike Vatnsdal, Grand Forks budget officer and Sigurdson's internship supervisor. Photo by Shawna Schill.

On the job

October 5, 2016 at

UND students benefit from spirit of collaboration between City and University with internships that provide real-world experience and expert mentorship.

Bruce Gjovig (left) and Tyler Okerlund stand outside of the UND Center for Innovation. The two men have developed a new entrepreneurship program designed specifically for disabled veterans.

First class

October 5, 2016 at

UND program accepts first class of disabled vets with entrepreneurship ambitions.