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Students take a selfie in front of the Eternal Flame. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Despite pandemic, UND posts overall enrollment growth

September 24, 2020 at

University once again boasts most-prepared freshman class and more-diverse student body

A Zoom screenshot of the first ever online Women for Philanthropy event of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

Why the ‘Why’ matters in philanthropy

September 24, 2020 at

To give most effectively, ensure your giving aligns with your values, latest Women For Philanthropy event suggests

UND Career Expos go virtual for Fall 2020

UND Career Expos go virtual for Fall 2020

September 24, 2020 at

Fall Career Expos draw more than 100 employers and many hundreds of students to engage online

VIDEO: Virtually tour new, soon-to-be-built Nistler College building

VIDEO: Virtually tour new, soon-to-be-built Nistler College building

September 24, 2020 at

A virtual groundbreaking for the new $70 million facility will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 9

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Laptops for Learning bridges classroom tech divide

September 22, 2020 at

UND students in need can receive a free laptop through a new CARES Act-funded program

Jesse Panuccio

Constitution Day speaker: Scholars must affirm ‘Right to be Wrong’

September 22, 2020 at

Too often, campuses suppress rather than rebut arguments, threatening soul of academia, former high-ranking DoJ attorney says

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

In a letter to the UND community, President Armacost announced Elizabeth Bjerke and David Flynn as co-chairs of the provost search committee.

Provost search begins with naming of search committee

September 22, 2020 at

Fifteen members from across campus will join co-chairs in search for Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

Persevere (verb): 1. To continue in the face of difficulty; 2. Celibermari Rodriguez

Persevere (verb): 1. To continue in the face of difficulty; 2. Celibermari Rodriguez

September 17, 2020 at

Celibermari Rodriguez earned her master’s degree in nutrition this summer after starting the program during Hurricane Maria

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

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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

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Stand up and be counted!

September 17, 2020 at

UND, Grand Forks and North Dakota all benefit from a high response rate – but the deadline for responding is approaching fast

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Remembering David Gipp

September 15, 2020 at

The UND graduate, a giant of the Tribal College movement, led United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck for 37 years

New hires, new Task Force, new COVID numbers

New hires, new Task Force, new COVID numbers

September 15, 2020 at

The UND community is invited to take part in the task-force and hiring processes, both of which are vital, President Armacost declares