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New union gets go-ahead

New union gets go-ahead

November 27, 2018

On Nov. 18, UND students voted to fund brand-new Memorial Union, check out what’s in store

Rise above

Rise above

November 27, 2018

The RIAS (rhymes with “Rise”) making UND a leading destination for cutting edge autonomous technology

Since that time, UND’s administration has received a number of queries from faculty and staff members about a new VSIP at UND. Today’s announcement serves as UND’s intention to provide that opportunity to tenured faculty and staff members, effective Monday, ¬Dec. 3, 2018. The application period will end at 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time, on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. UND archival photo.

UND to offer renewed faculty and staff voluntary separation incentives

November 20, 2018

New program is a response to employee requests and not tied to budgetary concerns

Participants in the Near-Space Balloon Competition, representing 10 different schools around the state, launch payloads on the tail of a high-altitude balloon, Saturday. It’s the culmination of months-long projects conducted by middle and high schools with the assistance of North Dakota Space Grant Consortium, who are based at UND. Two balloons carried student-made experiments almost 20 miles into the sky, past 99% of Earth’s atmosphere. Image courtesy of North Dakota Space Grant Consortium.

Science 20 miles high

November 20, 2018

UND hosts North Dakota Space Grant’s 8th annual Near-Space Balloon Competition for scientific youth

Tim Leonard (left), vice president of flight operations for FedEx Express, helps hold a $500,000 check awarded to UND through the FedEx Purple Runway Aviation Scholarship Program. UND is one of seven schools receiving funding to help students earn flight instruction ratings over the next five years. Also pictured, from left to right, are Aviation Department Chair Jim Higgins, Associate Dean Elizabeth Bjerke, Director of Aviation Industry Relations Kent Lovelace, Dean Paul Lindseth and Vice President of Development, Leadership Gifts Dan Muus. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

High standards hallmark pact with FedEx Express

November 20, 2018

Student-pilot scholarship program supports future flight instructors at nation’s top aviation schools

All eyes on China

All eyes on China

November 20, 2018

UND’s latest Eye of the Hawk lecturer Hal Brands talks global affairs and the ‘Red Dragon’ of Asia

The way North: UND faculty teach in Norway

The way North: UND faculty teach in Norway

November 15, 2018

Two UND professors are to spend spring semester teaching, learning and exploring at the American College of Norway

Mark Chipman, executive chairman of True North Sports and Entertainment, earned bachelor's and law degrees at UND. Photo courtesy of UND Alumni Foundation & Association.

Q&A: Catching up with Mark Chipman

November 15, 2018

Prominent UND alum Mark Chipman relays his life trajectory from playing collegiate football to owning a professional hockey team

Hot and cold

Hot and cold

November 15, 2018

UND biologist’s research of snapping turtles could yield far-reaching implications

Prepared for the unknown

Prepared for the unknown

November 15, 2018

At UND, we challenge our students to step up, take action and solve the problems of the world

Mark Chipman: Soaring success, grounded humility

Mark Chipman: Soaring success, grounded humility

November 13, 2018

Alum, chairman of True North Sports & Entertainment, which owns NHL’s Jets, headlines annual ethics talk

Giving it a twirl

Giving it a twirl

November 13, 2018

UND Nursing student and Navy vet Stephanie Paro adjusts to new surroundings in the classroom and on the parade field

Greater things ahead

Greater things ahead

November 13, 2018

Leaders at latest Provost Forum tout marketing, research and legislative relations work

Home sweet Bakken?

Home sweet Bakken?

November 13, 2018

Social Work’s Bret Weber to present housing research from Bakken oil patch at newt Faculty Lecture

Leaders start at UND

Leaders start at UND

November 13, 2018

At UND, the chances we take can change the world