Leaders in Action

Taylor Roehl, a freshman from New Leipzig, N.D., is one of two student in the incoming UND Class of 2022 who scored a perfect 36 on her ACT. The UND Presidential Scholars and National Merit Scholar is emblematic of an uptick in quality students choosing UND to pursue their academic dreams. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A perfect fit

August 21, 2018

New Leipzig, N.D. native nets ACT top score, Class B championship then chooses UND over Ivy elites

Amy Whitney (left) and Amy Henley (right) recently got together to talk about their new roles as well as the potential for future collaboration between the Center for Innovation and College of Business & Public Administration. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Spark for collaboration

August 14, 2018

New Center for Innovation director and College of Business & Public Administration dean arrive at UND

Joan Hawthorne, a respected instructional leader on campus, recently retired after 31 years at UND. She's considered a mentor by many, holding a litany of titles including director of assessment and regional accreditation. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A focus on people

August 14, 2018

Joan Hawthorne retires after 31 years on campus

President Kennedy addresses graduates during Friday's Summer Commencement Ceremony in the Chester Fritz Auditorium. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

President Kennedy: Together we reach higher

August 7, 2018

UND President offers summer graduates an equation for life

David Tack

Big voice on campus

July 31, 2018

Education professor moonlights as the voice of UND’s ceremonies and sporting events

High-flying heroics

High-flying heroics

July 24, 2018

UND Alum Jeff Boerboon brings one-of-a-kind aircraft to alma mater before headlining famed Oshkosh airshow

Since February, UND Hockey alum Derrick LaPoint has operated as President/CEO of Downtown Moorhead Inc. – a nonprofit with a mission to encourage downtown growth more comparable to their North Dakota neighbors. Having previously worked with the City of Fargo in their downtown operations, LaPoint has spent months learning what makes Moorhead unique and perhaps more poised for economic development. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

On the Job with Derrick LaPoint

July 17, 2018

UND Hockey alum is a man on a mission to revitalize downtown Moorhead, Minn.

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo (left) and Evolve Grand Forks’ Executive Director Collin Hanson (right) presented certificates to the challenge winners in attendance of June 13’s Main Street GF Challenge launch. The ceremony recognized the student winners and their ideas for enhancing the community. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Time to ‘evolve’ Grand Forks

June 19, 2018

Launch of UND-partnered Main Street GF Challenge brings students and community leaders together

Don Warne (right) and Joshua Wynne, dean of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, stand together as Warne is welcomed as the new director of Indians into Medicine (INMED). Image courtesy of Wanda Weber/School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

Building a flock of healers

June 19, 2018

New INMED head focuses on health challenges


Two more hoist Lord Stanley’s cup

June 12, 2018

T.J. Oshie and Shane Gersich make it 15 UND hockey alums to reach NHL’s pinnacle moment

Jacob Notterman

Gift for gab

June 12, 2018

Poly/sci and comm double major with passion for broadcasting finishes in three years

Dr. Mark O. Jensen teaching a human anatomy class to high school students at the UND Medical Education Center at the VA Medical in Fargo.

Like a surgeon

June 5, 2018

UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences’ Dr. Mark Jensen wrote the book, literally, on teaching surgery to new physicians

Back on their feet

Back on their feet

June 5, 2018

UND’s Abby Rogers brings aid to the homeless and less fortunate with charitable sock company

Cooper Pallasch and Steven Kinney

Top guns

May 29, 2018

UND Aerospace home to top two best student pilots in the nation after national flight/safety competition

Foster credits her passion and motivation for her success as both an athlete and pilot. Since arriving at UND as a track and field walk-on, Foster has pursued a degree in commercial aviation as a helicopter pilot. Image courtesy of North Dakota Athletics

Student-athlete of the Month: Kyley Foster

May 29, 2018

Big Sky pole vaulting champion elevates her game on the filed and in her chopper as commercial aviation major