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‘Taste’ of France

‘Taste’ of France

March 28, 2019 at

UND Marketing student Warren Sai creates a French crepe shop on campus, drawing from Parisian origins

Sarah Smarsh talks to the audience about her book before her reading in the Memorial Union at the 50th Annual Writers Conference at UND.
Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today

Future, present and past converge

March 26, 2019 at

50th anniversary UND’s Writers Conference delved into creative economy’s future by examining nation’s past and present

Sean Valentine, professor of management in the College of Business & Public Administration, is giving a lecture on the issues of ethics people face in everyday life, and the process behind ethical decision-making. His talk is the final of the 2018-19 Faculty Lecture Series. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Everyday ethics rule the day at next Faculty Lecture

March 26, 2019 at

UND Management Professor Sean Valentine to present research on business dilemmas and decision-making surrounding them

Sean Larson supports the day-to-day operations for several projects at the Center for Rural Health, including Scrubs, the Blue Cross Blue Shield Rural Health grants, Dakota Conference, the Community Health Needs Assessments, and National Rural Health Day.

Called to serve

March 26, 2019 at

Air Force vet Shawn Larson returns home and finds a place at UND Center for Rural Health

Reflecting on 50 years of writing excellence

Reflecting on 50 years of writing excellence

March 26, 2019 at

From humble beginnings with John Little in 1970, UND’s Writers Conference has drawn world-renowned wordsmiths each spring

UND recently confirmed that Josh Duhamel will join the University for its spring semester graduation festivities, and will receive an honorary degree. He will appear alongside U.S. Secretary of the Air Force, The Hon. Heather Wilson. Image courtesy of North Dakota Tourism.

Touch of Hollywood

March 21, 2019 at

North Dakota Nice meets Silver Screen: Josh Duhamel set to receive honorary UND degree in May

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., shook hands with Cadets recently enrolled in the Army ROTC Flight Training Program. Through Hoeven's efforts, defense funds were allocated to bring back the popular, unique partnership between UND Aerospace and UND Army ROTC.

Hoeven: ‘You are the solution’

March 21, 2019 at

U.S. Senator from North Dakota joins military and University leaders to celebrate return of valuable flight program

President Kennedy calls Merrifield Hall (above) “the most beautiful building on campus, a real architectural jewel.”
However, built in 1929 and nestled in the heart of campus, the liberal arts hub carries a heavy price tag in deferred maintenance costs and needs updates. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

High and dry: UND prepares for flood season

March 21, 2019 at

With spring thaw beginning, University emergency managers hard at work to keep campus informed and safe

Askelson, working with colleagues like Paul Snyder, a leader in unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) education and training at UND, has an ambitious proposal to make the UND campus and nearby Ray Richard’s Golf Course an autonomous urban test bed and education/training range, respectively.
The former would turn the UND campus into a “please fly zone,” an island where UAS and other autonomous systems are free to integrate with society in a quasi-urban setting.

Big step for UND, giant leap for UAS in society

March 21, 2019 at

University looks to integrate unmanned systems across campus as test run for broad commercial use of drones

Friday's announcement marked a distinct investment addressing the University's Grand Challenges, one of which is Big Data. McGimpsey, right, says the components of Big Data research underpin the other four Grand Challenges: unmanned systems, energy and sustainability, biomedicine and rural health. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Big day for ‘Big Data’

March 21, 2019 at

Signing ceremony announces $10 million UND investment in Big Data, hiring of six new computational scientists

Tackling the Grand Challenges

Tackling the Grand Challenges

March 21, 2019 at

As the state’s flagship university, our research is key to a better future for North Dakota and its citizens

UND officials, on Monday, used a football analogy to drive home a point for North Dakota lawmakers in Bismarck about the importance of university research. Archival image.

Driving the field

March 19, 2019 at

UND quest for research support in ‘Green Zone’ and ‘Red Zone’ seen as keys to victory

Newly named Arts & Science Dean Brad Rundquist recently took over the College from former dean, Debbie Storrs, who was named UND Senior Vice Provost. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Rundquist named permanent Arts & Sciences dean

March 19, 2019 at

After interim role, longtime UND scholar looks forward to leading College into the future

Writers Conference Poster

Writing the future

March 19, 2019 at

50th anniversary of UND’s Writers Conference draws rising literary stars

UND celebrates 50th Annual Writers Conference

UND celebrates 50th Annual Writers Conference

March 19, 2019 at

In its fifth decade, region’s signature literary event looks ahead with country’s best up-and-coming authors