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Chris Hilger, CEO, president and chairman of Securian Financial, was they keynote speaker for this year's Olafson Ethics Symposium hosted by the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration.

Ethics Symposium speaker: Ethical leadership is good for business

November 24, 2020 at

Olafson Ethics Symposium examined ethics and responsibility through lens of COVID-19, social turbulence

Lyn Burton (left) with the matriarch of the Colombian family that hosted her as an exchange student in 1968. Burton has kept in close contact with the family ever since. Photo courtesy of Lyn Burton.

A career of hard work, serendipity and seized opportunities

November 24, 2020 at

‘UND changed my life,’ says Lyn Burton, founder and executive director of Affordable Housing Connections in St. Paul, Minn.

Image courtesy of UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Intentional living

November 24, 2020 at

Jill (Owen), ’82, and David Engelstad, ’90, bring physical therapy and engineering expertise to American Samoa

President Armacost: To minimize travel, ‘go home once’

President Armacost: To minimize travel, ‘go home once’

November 19, 2020 at

Here’s how students, families, faculty and staff can stay safe, classes can continue, and UND can finish the semester strong 

Country music singer Dolly Parton. Wikipedia

Author Sarah Smarsh talks Dolly Parton book at Writers Conference special event

November 17, 2020 at

Special Lecture Series features author of ‘She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs’

VIDEO: UND students study use of face coverings

VIDEO: UND students study use of face coverings

November 17, 2020 at

Field observations in Grand Forks by students found increased use over time, importance of leadership

In solemn pride, and with gratitude

In solemn pride, and with gratitude

November 11, 2020 at

Honoring and serving veterans is a tradition of long standing at UND, President Armacost notes

With COVID changing how area schools admit UND’s teacher education students, instructors have gotten creative in providing field experience opportunities for undergraduates in the College of Education & Human Development. Image: Evgeny Atamanenko/Shutterstock

How UND’s teachers-in-training navigate COVID-19

November 11, 2020 at

Students in ‘Methods and Materials’ class earn field experience through virtual collaborations, tutoring

President’s video and message touch on COVID, cohesiveness and civility

President’s video and message touch on COVID, cohesiveness and civility

November 11, 2020 at

‘Seek to understand others, and seek to be understood,’ UND President Armacost suggests

‘Lay low before you go’: Video, transcript of UND Faculty & Staff Town Hall

‘Lay low before you go’: Video, transcript of UND Faculty & Staff Town Hall

November 5, 2020 at

COVID, classrooms, the community and more were discussed at Wednesday’s Faculty & Staff Town Hall

‘How do you meet people during COVID?’ and other queries

‘How do you meet people during COVID?’ and other queries

November 5, 2020 at

As video and transcript show, UND leaders had answers during Wednesday’s Student & Parent Town Hall

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Goodbye, Gutenberg: UND professor publishes pioneering online textbook

November 5, 2020 at

Geology Professor Dexter Perkins publishes free, online textbook to support students’ remote learning

Cora Smith Eaton King.

UND’s unforgettable Dr. Cora Smith Eaton King, Class of 1889

November 3, 2020 at

Smith Hall’s namesake planted ‘Votes for Women’ flags in nation’s consciousness – and atop Mt. Rainier

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Supreme experience

November 3, 2020 at

N.D. Supreme Court’s annual visit to UND School of Law generates excitement among students and collegiality throughout state

A medical student and standardized patient work together in the School of Medicine & Health Sciences Simulation Center. Standardized patients use scripted scenarios to play the role of patients with various symptoms. Image courtesy of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

All the Clinic’s a Stage

November 3, 2020 at

The School of Medicine & Health Sciences’ Simulation Center expands its standardized patient medical simulation model