Leaders in Action

Social media takeover

Social media takeover

December 14, 2017

Students get hands on with local business’s social media for unique marketing experience

UND Law student Ryan Rehberg will go to Capitol Hill in March as one of 10 in the nation chosen for the VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship. There, he will advocate a change to Veterans Affairs policy affecting emergency services for veterans. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Soldier in the court

December 12, 2017

UND Law student keeps military connections alive by make a difference for vets on Capitol Hill

Chance for change

Chance for change

December 7, 2017

First generation student Anontrey Begaye aims to make an impact in his Navajo community

UND sophomore hockey standout Ludvig Hoff excels on the ice and in the classroom as the Norway native continues to adjust to life in a new country.  Image courtesy of UND Athletics.

Student-Athlete of the Month: Ludvig Hoff

November 28, 2017

First-ever Norwegian to suit up for UND excels on ice and in classroom as graphic design student

UND Aerobatic Team (left to right) Mike Lents, Elise Wheelock, Jarrett Croy, Liz Birch, Alex Tally, Dustin Lenz, Alex Hunt, James Jacobson, Jacob Githens, Mitch Oswald. Image courtesy of Mike Lents.

Flipping for competition

November 28, 2017

Aerobatic Team aims to reclaim dominance over skies after falling just short of national championship for first time in decade

UND alum Adam Caskey has found himself on the Washington Post’s list of the nation’s “coolest” TV meteorologists. His passion for weather and thermometers was stoked at UND, he says. More than 11,000 people have signed up online to win one of Caskey’s coveted designs on “Thermometer Thursday.” Every thermometer he makes "is like a snowflake" – no two are identical. Photo courtesy of Adam Caskey.

Forecast: Rising ‘cool’ factor

November 21, 2017

UND Atmospheric Sciences alum listed among most engaging national weather personalities

Cara Hagren, a UND alum and currently the interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Diversity, recently had the interim tag removed from her title and now holds the position permanently. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Halgren takes the helm

November 14, 2017

Cara Halgren has interim tag removed as she follows a calling to become new permanent VP for Student Affairs and Diversity

Leader of the band

Leader of the band

November 14, 2017

UND drum major Elizah Gray is a leader in action as the heartbeat of the Pride of the North marchers

Lt. Col. Jason Murphy's 20-plus year military path has taken him around the world on a full circle back to UND, where he currently serves as commander of the University's Reserve Officer Training Corps battalion. Image courtesy of  Lt. Col. Jason Murphy.

‘Welcome back, Colonel Murphy’

November 9, 2017

UND Army ROTC commander talks Veterans Day, leadership and return to alma mater

Meet Matt Eidson: Marine and aspiring journalist

Meet Matt Eidson: Marine and aspiring journalist

November 9, 2017

The newest Dakota Student editor served on the front lines in the War on Terror before enrolling at UND

Mary Feller

Focus on first

November 7, 2017

UND event observes first annual national celebration of first-generation students and alumni

Leon Osborne (center), with his wife, Kathy, and son, John, enjoy a laugh during a tribute event for the Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Sciences at UND. More than 100 people attended the event for Osborne to celebrate his career and accomplishments. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Leon’s legacy

October 26, 2017

UND Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor Leon Osborne remembered as passionate weather pioneer

Laurie Betting will retire on Oct. 31 after 15 years of service to the University – and it’s been a busy 15 years.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

‘Betting’ on others

October 26, 2017

With retirement of Laurie Betting, UND campus celebrates career of veracious leader and inspiring mentor

UND Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege (middle) receives a special certificate for her part as a presenter in the 2016-17 University Faculty Lecture Series. She is joined in the photo by College of Arts & Sciences' Dean Debbie Storrs and UND President Mark Kennedy. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

From nest to the skies

October 26, 2017

Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege presents her research at latest Faculty Lecture—showing science at its most active

Glenn James Jarrett, grandson of UND Athletics legend Glenn "Red" Jarrett, holds one of his grandfather's leather football helmets, during a dedication ceremony that put the elder Jarrett's name on the entrance of the school's High Performance Center. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today. 

Officials from the University of North Dakota Athletic Department and Alumni 
Association and Foundation held a a special ceremony Oct. 20, 2017 to honor Glenn "Red" Jarrett at the High Performance Center in the dedication of "Glenn Red Jarrett Way". 

Glenn James Jarrett holds one of his grandfathers Glenn Red Jarrett's leather football helmets in front of a photo of his grandfather in a UND Football uniform. (Note not wearing the same helmet).

Green at heart but ‘Red’ is the ‘Way’

October 24, 2017

UND dedicates entrance of High Performance Center in honor of one of school’s pioneering great athletes