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Lynette Krenelka,  (left) director of UND Extended Learning, and Anne Kelsh, (right) program director for Instructional Development, take part in a recent seminar, called called “Thinking Strategically: Planning for Online Degree & Certificate Program Development.”  It was the first session of a semester-long professional development series called “Enhancing and Expanding Student Learning in Changing and Challenging Times.” Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Enhanced learning in changing times

March 2, 2017

Collaborative seminar series sees changing campus environment as opportunity to enrich the student learning experience

UND Fighting Hawks football fans root  for the home team at the annual Potato Bowl game at the Alerus Center. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Athletics on the clock

March 2, 2017

Athletics Department granted more time for careful review of sports programs to craft new budget-savings plan

On Thursday, Feb. 23, the UND School of Law was recognized for its part in winning a regional design and construction award that was the result of the teamwork involved in completing the recently $14.4 million Law School renovation and addition project. Photo by Richard Larson.

Top of the ‘Pyramid’

March 2, 2017

UND Law School recognized for team effort that led to regional design and construction award for renovation and addition

Are we alone?

Are we alone?

March 2, 2017

ASK THE EXPERT: UND Astrophysicist Wayne Barkhouse tells us if newly discovered planets could have life!

UND Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost   Tom DiLorenzo leads the first of a series of budget forums for staff and faculty at UND. Photo  by Jackie Lorentz.

Budget forum reflections

February 28, 2017

First of many UND campus budget fora addresses questions and calls for teamwork and ideas

Justin Germann, a senior geology major, holds a slice from the "Colgate" meteorite.  The meteorite, found in October 1999 near Colgate, N.D., by Tod Erickson, is thought to be the largest ever to land in the state.  It weighed 84-86 pounds. Photo by Richard Larson.

Mega meteorite

February 28, 2017

UND geology faculty students get another first-hand glimpse of largest space rock ever found in state

UND graduate student Tarek Elderini is using his robotics background from Egypt to collaborate with other engineering graduate students on their computer vision-based research under the supervision of faculty advisors Naima Kaabouch and Jeremiah Neubert. The research will be on display at Thursday's Graduate Research Achievement Day in the UND Memorial Union Ballroom. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

GRAD 2017 on display

February 28, 2017

UND’s revamped graduate research expo allows more opportunity for participation, collaboration and community outreach

Dinner concludes Black History Month at UND

Dinner concludes Black History Month at UND

February 28, 2017

Executive Chef Greg Gefroh talks about importance of authentic cuisine in helping students reconnect with homelands

Nick Satterlee, a UND commercial aviation student from O'Fallon, Ill., ran into a bit of a rough patch during his first semester, but support from those around him and a new notification software at UND called Starfish, helped him to regain his academic footing. Photo courtesy of Nick Satterlee.

Attention to retention

February 23, 2017

UND combines technology and personal connections to boost the number of first-time freshmen who stay

UND faculty retirees: Al Palmer, Sharon Wilsnack, Lana Rakow, Dan Rice and Kim Fink (pictured inside). Photo illustration by Richard Larson.

Fond farewells for Founders Day

February 23, 2017

UND extends its thanks to 100 retired and retiring employees, including five prominent faculty who represent over 140 years of combined service

UND grad student Andrew Barnas holds a Post-it note, on which he illustrated his own research of a drone flying over the Candian habitat of snow geese and polar bears. Barnas put the 3-inch by 3-inch drawing on social media and it has since gone viral, with others piggybacking on his idea to share ideas of research with others in its simplest form. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Power of the ‘Post-it’

February 23, 2017

Art, science and communication collide as UND biology grad student’s Twitter hashtag trend goes viral

Whiz kids under the microscope

Whiz kids under the microscope

February 23, 2017

UND volunteers have fun judging kids’ projects at the 6th annual Schroeder Middle School Science Fair in Grand Forks

Robin Hall after sunset.  The building on western edge of the UND campus is the headquarters to the University's surging unmanned teaching and research enterprises. Photo by Richard Larson

Unmanned unleashed

February 21, 2017

UND brings together campus innovation and research in Institute for Unmanned and Autonomous Research

Emily Taylor shows off her "lace" collar that she made out of a bicycle tire inner tube. Taylor, a UND Theatre Arts master's degree student, used her "trash to treasure" style to win a prestigious scholarship to a stagecraft school in Las Vegas. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Trash to treasure garners prestigious theatre scholarship

February 21, 2017

Emily Taylor’s innovative designs on display starting tonight for opening of ‘The Nether’ at Burtness Lab Theater

UND student Queen Ngale updates the City of Grand Forks' Snapchat profile with  Grand Forks Mayor Brown after the mayor's annual State of the City Address on Feb. 15.

Snapchat ‘takeover’ part of image makeover for Grand Forks

February 21, 2017

UND students emulate a real-world PR firm to help city reach young people