Strategic Plan

UND student leaders recently signed a contract – in alliance with North Dakota State University  – with Civitas’ Degree Map, an online system through which students and their advisors can input particular degree goals, restrictions and requirements to create a flexible roadmap to a timely graduation.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Mapping the future

October 9, 2018

Degree planning collaboration between UND and NDSU give students more direct path to graduate on time

The new Faculty Fellows, working with others within TTaDA, will each lead specific initiatives tied to the Strategic Plan, she said, adding they will work with colleges and departments to provide professional development and implement High Impact Educational Practices (HIPs). Those include writing-intensive courses, collaborative projects, undergraduate research, internships, capstones, diversity, and more. Proven to benefit college students, they also will change the ways that faculty and students interact.

Sparking the drive

October 2, 2018

Faculty Fellows named to enhance teaching, increase student retention and success at UND

Big plans for One UND and beyond

Big plans for One UND and beyond

September 27, 2018

Future focus will help UND and the state thrive, said President Kennedy at annual ‘Wake up’ address


Road to ‘R1’: More than a status symbol

September 27, 2018

Quest for highest-research-activity classification helps students, communities and economy

Tom DiLorenzo

Legislative updates, IT plans and campus happenings highlight first Provost Forum

September 20, 2018

Provost also cites progress in experiential learning and partnerships that put UND student interns downtown

Class above

Class above

September 18, 2018

UND Final Fall 2018 enrollment confirms most diverse freshman class ever as well as one of the most academically-prepared

UND President Mark Kennedy addresses recent Aviation Department vote in an open letter.

President Kennedy: Open Letter to Aviation Department

August 30, 2018

President Kennedy addresses recent Aviation Department vote

In her new role as senior vice provost, Debbie Storrs, formerly dean of the UND College of Arts & Sciences, aims to improve student success and retention while helping students avoid the pitfalls she had as a first-generation college student. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

All about making connections

August 28, 2018

Helping students always Goal No. 1 for UND Senior Vice Provost Debbie Storrs

UND's 2018 first-day fall enrollment tally includes the best-prepared cohort of new freshmen to date, includng the most UND Presidential Scholars in the University's history, more than 160 Honors Program students (a significant increase), and has higher overall high school grade point averages than any previous class. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Class acts: first day yields encouraging trends

August 23, 2018

Analysis: UND enrolls most academically prepared freshmen class, sees uptick in transfer students thanks to new programs

Jeff Holm

Forward facing

August 14, 2018

Online focus can help UND succeed

Survey says — campus climate safe, welcoming

Survey says — campus climate safe, welcoming

July 24, 2018

Response rate well above national average, as more than 3,300 students provide administration with road map for future

UND professor equips America’s next generation of data defenders

UND professor equips America’s next generation of data defenders

July 17, 2018

Prakash Ranganathan heading up important new online degree in cyber security this fall

UND President Mark Kennedy recently updated about 100 members of the Greater Grand Forks Economic Development Corp., and The Chamber of Grand Forks-East Grand Forks on how UND’s roughly year old One UND strategic plan is surging ahead. He also urged the business community to get behind the University as the chief opportunity engine for the region and premier flagship university on the Northern Plains. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Year’s worth of thriving – not just surviving

July 10, 2018

Kennedy updates business community on strategic plan progress, urges leaders to work together


On the right track

June 7, 2018

New online and face-to-face graduate accountancy degrees in high demand

UND Marketing & Creative Services Web specialist Matt Schill conducts training on the new UND website for University employees. The new website is set to launch May 21. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

New website launches May 21

May 15, 2018

Updated front door for UND targets prospective students, is mobile friendly and ‘visually stunning’