Around UND

North Dakota-Manitoba Chapter of the Association of College & Research Libraries symposium keynote speaker Stephanie Baltzer Kom, head of technical services for the North Dakota State Historical Society Archives, urged fellow librarians and research specialists to start building partnerships and strong collaborations with each other. This year
symposium was hosted by UND. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Libraries: Called to collaborate

May 23, 2017

Regional meeting of academic libraries shares collaborative efforts in open resources, student outreach and digitization

Tajreed Rich, a Minneapolis native, celebrates his degree from UND at the school's general commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13, at the Alerus Center. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Crossing the finish line

May 16, 2017

Thousands of friends and family watch as their UND graduates cross the commencement state on Saturday and Sunday

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

Garrett Kovar (center with simulated baby), a unior at Red River High School, takes his turn making rounds at UND's School of Medicine and Health Sciences' 'A Day in the Life of a Medical Student. Photo by Richard Larson.

Medical students for a day

May 11, 2017

Area high schoolers get a taste of daily life at UND’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences

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

UND President Mark Kennedy leads the unveiling of UND's  new "One UND" Strategic Plan on Friday, May 5, in the Memorial Union Lecture Bowl. Photo by Shawna Schill.

A plan for change

May 9, 2017

UND President Mark Kennedy formally launches much-anticipated 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

In April, UND Wellness & Health Promotion was ranked No. 1 by College Magazine in helping students reach their fitness goals.

Wellness on top

May 4, 2017

UND Rec Center and health promotion programs consistently make short lists for best around

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

UND's team of international visa experts stand ready to help students and faculty with a more streamlined application process after changes were implemented by the Divison of Academic Affairs. (Left to Right) International Center Director Katie Davidson, Assistant Director of the International Center Amy Senger, Academic Affairs Officer Shannon Mikula, Academic Affairs Administrative Associate  Casey Hoffman and Kevin Kuntz, a tax specialist in the UND Payroll Office. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Vis-à-vis with UND’s visa pros

April 27, 2017

UND Division of Academic Affairs streamlines appliation processes for international students and faculty

Longtime UND Center for Innovation Director Bruce Gjovig (left) shows off a UAS platform used by SkySkopes, one of  26 UAS-related startup businesses that call the Center for Innovation home. Gjovig is joined by SkySkopes CFO Dan Daffinrud (center) and the company's CEO, Matt Dunlevy. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Funneling the UAS flock

April 27, 2017

Growing number of UAS-related companies use UND Center for Innovation for coaching and collaboration