Arts & Culture

Countdown is on — 35 days until start of fall classes

Countdown is on — 35 days until start of fall classes

July 17, 2018

It won’t be long before the campus is buzzing again with scenes like these

Fighting Hawks were everywhere Friday, July 6, as about 2,000 alumni and friend of UND attended the latest rendition of UND Night at Target Field.

On Target with UND

July 10, 2018

Fighting Hawks’ green and white blended with Minnesota Twins hues for special ‘UND Night’ at regional home to Major League baseball

UND alum Greg Shega and wife, Amy, recently established a $1 million gift in their will to assist American Indian students at UND fulfill their dreams of attaining higher education degrees. Image courtesy of Greg and Amy Shega.

Maximum impact

June 26, 2018

Alum’s $1-million gift makes education attainable for tomorrow’s American Indian leaders

Go, car, go!

Go, car, go!

May 29, 2018

UND marketing students put their negotiating skills in the business sector and on the track with hand-built derby race cars

Pageantry on the Plains

Pageantry on the Plains

May 1, 2018

UND’s Indian Association hosts annual Wacipi, an energetic event to raise cultural awareness on campus and in the community

Alyssa Konickson, UND Alumni Association & Foundation director of communications, shows off an example of one of the new North Dakota license plates , marked with the Fighting Hawks logo. Image courtesy of Sam Melquist, AA&F.

Hawks on the highway

April 26, 2018

Fighting Hawks plates get license to fly to support UND Alumni Association & Foundation’s mission to serve students

Flit and fury of the flute

Flit and fury of the flute

April 26, 2018

UND Music welcomes world renowned flautist Robert Dick for masterclass and performance

Award-winning American Indian journalist Jenni Monet was one of the first reporters on the ground to document Standing Rock’s protests of an oil pipeline that cut through the Standing Rock reservation, destined to intersect with the Missouri River, an important source of drinking water for the tribe. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Standing Rock and media through history’s lens

April 24, 2018

UND professor assembles diverse lineup for behind-the-scenes look at pipeline dispute turned national debate

Susan Marvin, Chair of Marvin Doors and Windows, has been a part of her family company's third-generation management team for more than 35 years. The company has now entered its fourth generation –  one of the few in the country to do so. Marvin delivered a powerful Hultberg Lectureship Series keynote address April 16 in the Gorecki Alumni Center. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Marvin touts business for purpose, not profit

April 19, 2018

Chair of Marvin Windows and Doors encourages community, family values in industry at 31st Hultberg salute to women leaders

Art Jones, UND director of art collections, established a connection that brought 1,400 original prints from famed French satirist and printmaker Honoré Daumier into the University’s possession.
On March 27, Jones opened a new exhibit at the Empire Arts Center in downtown Grand Forks, where the great works of Daumier are on full display. The exhibit, Honoré Daumier III: Law, Medicine, and Social Satire, runs through June 23. Photo by Art Jones/UND Today.

Daumier on display

April 19, 2018

UND Art Collections at the Empire Arts Center features more selections from famed satirist through June 23

Miss America 2018 Cara Mund, the first-ever North Dakotan to wear the crown, was in UND's alumni house, the Gorecki Center, on Tuesday, for the UND Alumni Association & Foundation's Women for Philanthropy event. Image courtesy of Milo Smith.

Crown jewel of North Dakota

April 12, 2018

Cara Mund, state’s first Miss America, talks giving, gumption and government at Women for Philanthropy lunch

A kaleidoscope of color and rhythm, the Wacipi, or powwow, will end a week of educational events that bring in people from across the nation to enjoy American Indian culture. All events are free. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

‘Time out’ for tradition of grandeur

April 12, 2018

48th annual Wacipi highlights week-long celebration of American Indian contributions to art and culture

‘I love culture’

‘I love culture’

April 12, 2018

UND’s Filipino American Student Organization puts home flair on full display for fellow students on culture night

Scott Kennedy, A Town Hall Conversation on the Chinese Economy. Eye of the Hawk Lecture Series.      ( Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today)

Hawk’s-eye view on Chinese economy

April 5, 2018

Global economist Scott Kennedy discusses China’s role in innovation, North Dakota trade and higher education

Making a difference

Making a difference

April 3, 2018

Students spend semester break in Chicago, helping out at a homeless rescue center, after-school program and daycare for single moms