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UND Chief Information Officer Madhavi Marasinghe stands in the Data Center on the UND campus. Starting September 15, Marasinghe says a new centralized unit will connect UND's IT staff and functions of CILT’s information technology support team with Administrative Services Technology. The teaching enhancement and education technology arm of CILT will be integrated into the new Teaching Transformation and Development Academy known as  TTaDA. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Embracing technology

February 7, 2019 at

CIO lays out tech upgrades to keep campus cyber safe, bolster research and enhance student experiences

The Provost will begin accepting applications immediately, with interviews for potential candidates beginning as early as next week.
After interviews, DiLorenzo plans to meet with the Law School faculty before an announcement is made. UND archival photo.

Provost accepting nominations for Law School deanship

February 5, 2019 at

Provost: Looking forward to working with new Dean on cementing law school strengths, exploring ideas to magnify impact

UND adds new faculty

UND adds new faculty

January 31, 2019 at

Six new members of the University community talk about their first impressions

Johnson echoed Kennedy in saying UND can help the state transition to capturing jobs the new age of automation will create through research, innovation and education. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Positioning UND – and state – to swim

January 29, 2019 at

Latest Provost Forum touches on legislative testimony, budget planning and HR evaluations

Aerospace Community Day is coming

Aerospace Community Day is coming

January 29, 2019 at

Aerospace Community Day 2019 is set for Feb. 2; check out last year’s fun!

Rural health in the spotlight

Rural health in the spotlight

January 24, 2019 at

UND professors Thomasine Heitkamp and Shawnda Schroeder appeared on North Dakota Today to discuss latest work, Mental Health Technology Transfer Center

Coach Michael Lents (center) hoists two of the now-10 championships the UND Aerobatic Team has earned since 2008. After a brief slip into second place in 2017, UND is back on top. Flanking Lents are team members Andrew Hollingsworth (left) and Team Captain Alex Hunt. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Terrific Ten – champions once more

January 15, 2019 at

UND Aerobatic Team finds itself back on top, reestablishing winning tradition

Their gift will establish the Drs. John and Ruth Carter Endowment. Revenue from the endowment will be used to create the Geology & Geological Engineering Students and Faculty Excellence Fund, which will promote excellence among faculty and students who major in Geology or Geological Engineering through activities such as field trips, experiential learning and professional development.

Couple posthumously gifts $1M for Harold Hamm School of Geology & Geological Engineering

December 27, 2018 at

John and Ruth Carter’s generous donation will support faculty and students

Embrace change and adapt

Embrace change and adapt

December 27, 2018 at

UND President Mark Kennedy addresses Class of 2018 at Winter Commencement ceremonies

President Kennedy: unleash the waves others must surf

President Kennedy: unleash the waves others must surf

December 18, 2018 at

UND President Mark Kennedy encouraged new UND graduates to drive change in a fast-paced world

Happy Holidays from UND!

Happy Holidays from UND!

December 18, 2018 at

As we look forward to gathering with friends and family this holiday season, we reflect on the most wonderful gift we’ve received from our larger University of North Dakota family. It’s the hard work and dedication from so many that makes this campus and our students thrive. They truly are leaders in action. For this we feel blessed and forever grateful.
We hope all will join us in celebrating another year of great success at UND. Best wishes for a joyous holiday and happy new year.
–President Mark and First Lady Debbie Kennedy

The UND Student Senate took gratitude to a new level by passing two resolutions thanking recent donors to the University.Photo by Shawna Noel Schill

Spotlight on students

December 13, 2018 at

Campus-wide gratitude: UND students show their appreciation for donors making an impact

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Diana Kostrzewski named interim dean

December 11, 2018 at

Provost taps nursing professional with more than 40 years experience in healthcare delivery/education to lead College

Steven Kueffer (left) and Peyton Cole received internships made possible by the InternGF program. The Grand Forks EDC, with seed money from UND, engaged with startups and member businesses to partially fund new internships. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Right at home in the ‘real world’

December 6, 2018 at

InternGF program puts UND students on the job, gets green light for year two

Though he was closer to son, George W. Bush, UND President Mark Kennedy and First Lady Debbie Kennedy shared intimate moments with the elder Bushes, George H.W. and Barbara. Here the two couples spend time together at the late former president's estate in Kennebunkport Maine. Image courtesy of Mark Kennedy.

Kennedy: five vital lessons from George H.W. Bush

December 6, 2018 at

From being wary about the Middle East to protecting America’s intelligence services, the former president was far more prescient than he’s often given credit for