Arts & Culture

Hannah Balderas, a psychology and pre-med students and UND American Indian Science and Engineering Society chapter secretary, had an eventful time at the AISES national conference recently, as she was elected to serve as a junior member of the National AISES Board of Directors. Photo by Shawna Schill.

History of impact

December 13, 2016

UND student organization, AISES, making waves on national level when it comes to putting American Indians into STEM fields

It’s a Winter WUNDerland!

It’s a Winter WUNDerland!

December 13, 2016

UND alumni and sponsors gather for a magical evening to support the University’s Concert Choir

UND American Indian Student Services (AISS) Center

Soups on!

November 1, 2016

Throughout November, UND’s American Indian Center is helping the campus celebrate First Nation’s Month with a rich and flavorful flair

UND Professor and musicologist Gary Towne takes part in a panel discussion during the most recent rendition of the College of Arts and Sciences’ Ah! Talks, this one, titled “Music of the Spheres: the integral logic of music, mathematics, physics, musicology and biology.” The panel talked about the importance of a broad interdisciplinary education. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Seeking well-rounded learners

October 27, 2016

UND AH! Talks: ‘Music of the Spheres’ panel sheds light on the importance of engaging multiple disciplinary perspectives

UND Assistant Professor of English Sheila Liming performs a member of the Celtic music band, Callan. Liming is a bag-piping expert and recently wrote an essay for The Atlantic magazine about the instrument. Photo courtesy of the band.

Princess of the pipes

October 5, 2016

UND’s Sheila Liming pens essay for ‘The Atlantic’ on the bagpipe’s links to Rock-and-Roll and why the instrument is the brash rebel of the music world.

Nick Wilson, assistant professor of aviation at the University of North Dakota’s John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences, has a unique connection to the emergency landing on the Hudson River of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 on Jan. 15, 2009.

Norwegian ancestry

October 5, 2016

Norwegian heritage records surpass 1,600 volumes at the UND’s Department of Special Collections.

Growing up on a farm, UND sculptor Patrick Luber was drawn to the idea of working with and manipulating materials. As he grew up, he learned to work with his hands and deal with the physical world around him.

Science and brimstone

October 5, 2016

UND sculptor Patrick Luber’s newest creation straddles the symbolic intersection of scientific and religious inquiry.

Elizabeth Harris in her office in Merrifield Hall on UND campus.

Master translator

October 5, 2016

UND’s master translator Elizabeth Harris is a finalist for two more national prizes.

UND Music’s first Faculty Showcase draws a packed house for performances dedicated to new UND President Mark Kennedy and First Lady Debbie Kennedy. Photo by Shawna Noel Schill.

Afternoon music

September 22, 2016

UND Music’s first Faculty Showcase draws a packed house for performances.