Leaders in Action

As North Dakota Newspaper Association intern reporters, Bilal Suleiman and Diane Newberry craft legislative stories that are distributed to roughly 90 papers across the state. Photo by David Dodds/UND Today.

Reporting with impact

February 7, 2019 at

Pair of UND communication disciples hone their early journo craft at North Dakota Legislature

Dennis Bolda

Living, breathing special education

February 5, 2019 at

Fargo teacher, used to overcoming adversity, earns master’s degree with the help of UND Online

National security in focus

National security in focus

January 31, 2019 at

Next ‘Eye of the Hawk’ invites geopolitical, military minds to reimagine defense of the nation

Mini fleet with Archers & Seminoles planes Mini fleet with Archers & Seminoles planesMini Fleet Mini Fleet. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Poised to soar

January 29, 2019 at

Aerospace enrollment, research prestige and industry pacts fly high when aviation world needs them most

In October of 2018, before leaving the frozen continent, Janelle Hakala dedicated one of her data-gathering balloon launches to the UND professors who helped her along the way. Photo by Rob Streeter.

Antarctic dedication

January 24, 2019 at

UND alum caps year of meteorological work in Antarctica with dedication to UND Atmospheric Sciences mentors

Johnathan Judd, a UND School of Law graduate, was recently sworn in as the mayor of Moorhead, Minn. Judd's election was preceded by years of community involvement and service. Photo by Dima Williams/UND Today.

Empowering voice

January 15, 2019 at

UND School of Law grad elected first African-American mayor of Moorhead, Minn.

Weather wizards in the making

Weather wizards in the making

December 27, 2018 at

UND Atmospheric Sciences students compile real weather forecasts, broadcast to the community

A’maize’ing scholar

A’maize’ing scholar

December 18, 2018 at

Dale Brunelle is first American Indian to earn doctorate in biology

He and his business partner Shawn Clapp went on to manage the Hotel Donaldson in downtown Fargo before opening the Toasted Frog in downtown Grand Forks in 2006. That unlimited access to alcohol was paving a dark path.  Photo by Sam Melquist/UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

A vigilant voice

December 13, 2018 at

UND alumnus and Grand Forks businessman Jonathan Holth shares his personal story of addiction and recovery

Abi Nadeau Winsor, a 2014 accountancy graduate, recently passed away after a 10-month battle with brain cancer. To help fulfill one of her many goals, her closest friends established an accounting scholarship fund in her name. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Remembering Abi Nadeau Winsor

December 11, 2018 at

Accountancy alums create scholarship honoring life and contributions of inspirational 2014 grad

Q&A: Catching up with Michael Halstenson

Q&A: Catching up with Michael Halstenson

November 29, 2018 at

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Alum and accomplished composer says UND’s not a bad place to start

Jonathon Nord, a graduate student from the University of North Dakota, won this year’s national Pi Alpha Alpha Master’s Student Manuscript of the Year Award from the Washington, D.C.-based Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

Nord’s winning thesis is titled “Diffusion of Ideas in UAS [unmanned aircraft systems] Regulation.” Image courtesy of Juan Pedraza.

Top of the pack

November 29, 2018 at

UND grad student wins national manuscript of the year with paper on evolving UAS regulations

Tim Leonard (left), vice president of flight operations for FedEx Express, helps hold a $500,000 check awarded to UND through the FedEx Purple Runway Aviation Scholarship Program. UND is one of seven schools receiving funding to help students earn flight instruction ratings over the next five years. Also pictured, from left to right, are Aviation Department Chair Jim Higgins, Associate Dean Elizabeth Bjerke, Director of Aviation Industry Relations Kent Lovelace, Dean Paul Lindseth and Vice President of Development, Leadership Gifts Dan Muus. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

High standards hallmark pact with FedEx Express

November 20, 2018 at

Student-pilot scholarship program supports future flight instructors at nation’s top aviation schools

Giving it a twirl

Giving it a twirl

November 13, 2018 at

UND Nursing student and Navy vet Stephanie Paro adjusts to new surroundings in the classroom and on the parade field

UND President Mark Kennedy presents his special assistant and "chief of staff" Angelique Foster with a President's Medal, one of the highest honors the president can bestow. Foster, who will be leaving the University in May, was instrumental in the successful implementation of the One UND Strategic Plan. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Foster–ing success

November 8, 2018 at

Special assistant to the President turned ‘chief of staff’ Angelique Foster rewarded with President’s Medal