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UND's Sara Kaiser (left) and Donna Smith are heading up a student survey, which launches Feb. 19, on demographics, sexual violence, and diversity and inclusion. The more students respond, they say, the richer  and more useful the information will be in the end. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Talking about tough topics

February 15, 2018

Student survey on sexual violence, diversity and inclusion launches Feb. 19 in quest to ensure welcoming campus

Going for gold

Going for gold

February 15, 2018

With the 2018 Winter Games under way, UND has Olympic fever. Here’s wishing our UND Olympians good luck in PyeongChang

UND Alumni Association & Foundation CEO DeAnna Carlson Zink (middle) presents Jace Dukart (left) and Shelby Stoltz (right) with their Giving Hearts Day scholarship checks, made possible by donor gifts and a match from Dakota Medical Foundation. Image courtesy of Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Overflowing with support

February 13, 2018

UND donors use Giving Hearts Day to pump up more than a dozen major student scholarships

Aerospace Day

All eyes on the skies

February 6, 2018

All eyes skyward at John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Science Community Day with new generations dreaming of futures in aviation

With the return of the computer science department to the College of Engineering and Mines, the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved a proposal to combine departments into a new School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science in December. Photo by Tyler Ingham?UND Today.

Engineering’s new era

February 1, 2018

Dean: added school, labs and degrees forecast ‘bright skies ahead’ for College

Foerster, a native of Pisek, N.D., and a doctoral student in chemical engineering, is working to convert waste products from soybeans into high-value carbon fiber, which is stronger and more stiff than steel, yet lighter. It’s used in planes, cars, and even golf clubs. He took first place in the recent three Minute Thesis Competition at UND.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Rapid-fire research

February 1, 2018

UND grad students pull out best ‘elevator pitches’ at Three-Minute Thesis Competition

University Police Officer Jose Solis and K-9 officer stand -- and sit -- at the ready near their police vehicle on campus. Solis and Ben are part of a stepped up strategic partnership between between Public Safety and University Information Technology (UIT) to build up UND’s physical and cybersecurity protection systems and enhance public safety on campus. Image courtesy of University Police.

Safeguarding UND: on campus and online

January 30, 2018

Public Safety Office and University IT double down on campus physical safety and cybersecurity

Keith Lund

Opportunity knocks with ‘InternGF’

January 30, 2018

Joint University-EDC initiative provides experiential connections to UND students, ready talent pool for local businesses

Tera Buckley

Standing out in a ‘sea of sameness’

January 30, 2018

UND Marketing collaborates with academic chairs to determine what makes their programs worth crowing about

Eric Gefroh, a member of UND's Student Government leadership team, addresses members of a mascot task force recently. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Fighting Hawks mascot in the works

January 25, 2018

Student-led group in early stages of process to create a Fighting Hawks mascot

The University Information Technology leadership team comprises (left to right) Sherry Lawdermilt, director of applications and integration support; Madhavi Marasinghe, chief information officer; and Chris Remme, director of customer engagement and support. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A new day for Information Technology

January 25, 2018

University IT announces formation of two units to more efficiently meet technology needs

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Serving and learning – pro bono

January 25, 2018

UND Physical Therapy clinic gives while providing students best training in the business

UND President Mark Kennedy (left) introduces UND's newest Director of Athetics, Bill Chaves, at a public gathering and celebration Tuesday at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Raves for Chaves

January 18, 2018

Fighting Hawks community welcomes new UND Athletics Director at public introduction and celebration all in one

Bill Chaves, UND's next Athletics Director, has served as director of athletics at Eastern Washington University since 2007 and is a two-time recipient (2012-13 & 2015-16) of national Athletic Director of the Year honors. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Chaves named UND’s next Athletics Director

January 16, 2018

Former Eastern Washington AD will succeed Brian Faison, who will serve as a special advisor for Athletics through June

UND Campus Prevention & Education Coordinator Peggy Jo presents information about CVIC at UND during UND resident assistant training on Jan. 4. Peggy Jo’s new role on campus is raising awareness about services and resources and providing outreach and training surrounding sexual violence, healthy relationships, and bystander intervention. Photo by Jacki Lorentz/UND Today.

CVIC at home at UND

January 12, 2018

Community partner enlisted to educate campus on sexual violence prevention and healthy relationships