Leaders in Action

UND freshman Olivia Taylor has hopes of becoming an audiologist, a dream career inspired by her own experience living with a hearing impairment. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Leader in Action: The gift of hearing

October 15, 2019 at

UND freshman Olivia Taylor turns her own hearing impairment into a dream of helping others hear

VIDEO: Olivia Taylor’s journey to UND

VIDEO: Olivia Taylor’s journey to UND

October 15, 2019 at

Olivia Taylor, a freshman from Grand Forks, found passion for helping others through her inspiring journey

Attention, UND students: Consider pursuing national scholarships

Attention, UND students: Consider pursuing national scholarships

October 15, 2019 at

It’s a lot of work, but Yee Han Chu, national fellowship and scholarship opportunities coordinator, stands ready to help

Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

The face of weather

September 19, 2019 at

Fargo-based weather forecaster Lydia Blume credits UND for helping her realize her childhood dream career

Jim Vasichek, who obtained a business degree from the University of North Dakota in 2005, heads Leading Edge Equipment, a four-shop John Deere dealership that his grandfather started in 1963 in Michigan, N.D. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

The many hats of Jim Vasichek

September 12, 2019 at

UND business alum Jim Vasichek leads one of the country’s top John Deere dealerships

Over 500 students were eligible to receive degrees on Friday, Aug. 2, marking the seventh year of summer graduates crossing the 500 mark. They included 235 undergraduate students, 239 graduate students and two law students. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

UND summer grads fill the Fritz

August 6, 2019 at

A near-capacity crowd congratulates University’s newest graduates

Brendan Blades says University of North Dakota's online civil engineering program offered him the opportunity to pursue his dream, while working full-time in Seattle. Photo by Shawna Shill/UND Today.

Leader in Action: Brendan Blades pursues UND engineering degree — from Seattle

July 23, 2019 at

While working full-time, Blades studies civil engineering through UND’s pioneering online program

On July 20, 1969, NASA accomplished a goal set by President John F. Kennedy to put a man on the moon before decade's end. But if not for an assessment of the Apollo program timetable co-authored by UND engineering alumnus John Disher, NASA might have missed Kennedy's deadline. Photo courtesy NASA.

Getting to the moon on time

July 16, 2019 at

UND alum John Disher helped NASA’s Apollo moon mission meet JFK’s deadline

Graduating this summer with a bachelor's degree in nursing, Amy Joshua has stayed firm on her career path even when life served obstacles. Photo by Shawna Shill/UND Today.

Nursing a future

July 16, 2019 at

After overcoming life’s adversities, Amy Joshua climbs the ladder of the nursing profession

With her non-profit BIO Girls, Missy Heilman teachers adolescent girls lessons for life.

Alumni Focus: Beautiful inside and out

July 16, 2019 at

UND alumna creates movement to help young girls love themselves for who they are As the mother of young daughters,Read More

Madi Wahlen transferred to UND in search of a strong community and a people-focused major. Photo courtesy of Shawna Shill/UND Today.

Driven to serve others

July 9, 2019 at

Recent UND alumna leans on public health education as she embarks on earning M.D. and Ph.D. degrees concurrently

Dr. Joshua Wynne, UND vice president for health affairs and dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences, has been named interim president of the University of North Dakota by a unanimous vote from the State Board of Higher Education.

SMHS Dean Joshua Wynne named interim president

May 30, 2019 at

State Board also picks its own, Dr. Casey Ryan, and former UND business dean Dennis Elbert to co-lead committee to replace President Mark Kennedy

More than 2,000 students were eligible to graduate this spring, creating the third-largest graduating class in UND history. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Celebration on the big stage

May 14, 2019 at

Finally — UND grads cap their academic careers in front of thousands of friends and loved ones at commencement ceremonies

Congratulations Class of 2019!

Congratulations Class of 2019!

May 13, 2019 at

Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson, former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Hollywood star Josh Duhamel honor UND grads

Student body champions

Student body champions

May 2, 2019 at

Incoming Student Government President Gracie Lian and Vice President Matthew Ternus seek engagement, unity