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Dale Morrison, who had held executive positions at several Fortune 500 companies over the years,  addresses a crowd at a recently UND leadership summit that bears his name. He is a UND College of Business & Public Administration alumnus and co-founder of the private equity firm TriPointe Capital Partners. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Shape of leadership

April 25, 2017

UND student trailblazers engage with alumni and community leaders during Morrison Leadership Summit

Can you Kendama? This guy can!

Can you Kendama? This guy can!

April 25, 2017

University of North Dakota student Brandon Meyer is a professional Kendamist. He makes it look easy.

Tracy Charboneau (left) and Challsey Scallon, UND College of Nursing & Professional Discipline alumnae and veterans of the Recruitment and Retention of American Indians into Nursing program, or RAIN for short, recently pulled off a big idea when they cut the ribbon on a brand new $1.2 million wellness center  dedicated to helping those on teh Spirit Lake Sioux reservation stricken with Type I and II diabetes. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Home-grown health

April 20, 2017

UND Nursing and RAIN program alums renovate former school bus garage into diabetes wellness center on Spirit Lake reservation

1997 Flood Remembered: Returning to ruins

1997 Flood Remembered: Returning to ruins

April 20, 2017

2017 marks the 20 years since the Flood of the Century. Take a step back in time and watch one UND employee return home after waters recede. (Originally aired in 1997)

UND biologist Vasyl Tkach and team studies shrews (above) in the arctic as an indicator of changes in climate and ecology. Their research was featured in the most recent National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Arctic Report Card.

Earth Week: The ‘shrewd’ facts

April 18, 2017

UND parasitologist’s research gains international attention as part of NOAA’s latest Arctic Report Card

Rebecca Romsdahl, associate professor of Earth system science and policy at UND, grew up on a farm in Minnesota, and has worked as a park ranger for the National Park Service.  She’s channeled her love for the outdoors, a passion for making science useful, and the joy of teaching into national expertise on climate change policies. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Earth Week: Romsdahl revels in policy side of going green

April 18, 2017

UND professor is global expert on climate change and how governments – local to international – address it

UND College of Business & Public Administration Dean Margaret Williams is leaving the College this month to become dean of the Jerry S. Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. Photo by Shawna Schill.

The business of growth

April 11, 2017

Dean Margaret Williams leaves her College positioned for continued success

Bremer Financial Corporation CEO Jeanne Crain was the keynote speaker of the 30th Anniversary Hultberg Lectureship Series, a celebration of successful CoBPA alumnae. Since it began in 1988, the series has invited more than 100 female graduates back to campus to share their experiences. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Leading lady

April 6, 2017

Bremer President and CEO and UND graduate Jeanne Crain spreads message of purposeful leadership to campus community

UND Chief Information Officer Madhavi Marasinghe stands in the Data Center on the UND campus.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Tech in check

April 4, 2017

UND’s new chief information officer Madhavi Marasinghe discusses campus technology challenges, strategies and opportunities

Julie LeFever, director of the Wilson M. Laird Core and Sample Library on the UND campus, stands in the newly expanded area of the library, during a Monday, Sept. 26 ribbon-cutting ceremony. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Largely unknown legacy of Julie LeFever

April 4, 2017

Longtime North Dakota geologist, based at UND, posthumously honored for wealth of knowledge that helped Bakken boom

UND Education Professor Marcus Weaver-Hightower demonstrates his innovative "lightboard" teaching tool to UND President Mark Kennedy recently. Photo by Richard Larson.

New window on teaching

March 30, 2017

Education Professor Marcus Weaver-Hightower shows off innovative ‘lightboard’ studio, as latest recipient of NDUS faculty award for technology in the classroom

UND Master of Public Administration student Nick Jensen recently went to New York City for an international policy contest for which he was paired with three Ivy League students. His team took first place and he was named MVP. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Rising to the top

March 30, 2017

UND MPA student brings home public policy prize for world food security simulation, places internationally

John Quinones proudly holds a UND hockys jersey given to him by  Delta Gamma after his speak at the Chester Fritz Auditorim Monday night.

Transcending stereotypes

March 30, 2017

ABC Newsman John Quiñones visits UND, shares message of transcending cultural stereotypes

Veteran ABC News correspondent John Quinones proudly holds a UND hockey jersey given to him Monday night by  Delta Gamma after his speak at the Chester Fritz Auditorium Monday. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Veteran newsman shares career insights

March 28, 2017

ABC correspondent and “What Would You Do?” host Quiñones details humble roots and rise to network stardom — with doses of education and ethics along the way

UND senior captain Quinton Hooker credits his parents with making him the man. Hooker and the Fighting Hawks will tip off against the Arizona Wildcats tonight just before 9 p.m. on TBS. Photo by Matt Schill.

Quintessential ‘Q’

March 16, 2017

UND’s Hooker led Fighting Hawks to first-ever appearance in Big Dance, solidifying status as one of program’s best — on and off the court