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UND President Mark R. Kennedy stands next to the replica of his painting he did in 1965 (check year? ) hanging outside the Presidents office. I think we figured he was about 12 years old). Kennedy's orginal canavas painting is on display at the Empire Art Center along with art  exhibits from other UND Presidents. Not all orginials are on display. Also facultyexhibtions include hats designed for theatre costumes by UND First Lady Debbie Kennedy.

Collections with a connection

March 14, 2017

UND Art Collections celebrates artists with connections to North Dakota including four former school presidents and the current president, Mark Kennedy

UND’s new mission statement was approved by the State Board of Higher Education on April 26.  UND archival photo.

Tough decisions to position for the future

March 10, 2017

UND academic and support units submit their preliminary budget proposals to find savings and encourage strategic growth

Earlier this year, the College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Office and Academic Advising moved from Montgomery Hall to the former UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences building as part of the University's Master Space Plan. More moves are slated to take place throughout campus. UND Archives photo.

Campus on the move

March 10, 2017

Who’s who and where they are now as laid out by the University’s new Master Space Plan

Ali Haider (left), a UND Ph.D. student in electrical engineering, adjusts a sophisticated headpiece on Ben Johnson, a recent UND electrical engineering grad, for a Brain Computer Interface project.  UND Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering Reza Fazel-Rezai (far right) monitors the experiment. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Future focus: Intersection of medicine and engineering

March 10, 2017

Innovative new program combines strengths of North Dakota’s big research universities

Emily Taylor with her "lace" collar that she made ouf a bicycle inner tube. Taylor designed and made the "lace" collar which won her an award.

Designing woman

March 10, 2017

UND Theatre Arts grad student Emily Taylor talks about her prestigious scholarship and amazing costuming work

UND President Mark Kennedy told lawmakers, on Monday, that UND already has made a number of tough decisions on campus, with more to come, to meet mandated budget reductions. He said the University is “nearing the end of the road” as far as cutting, and that the state may have to look at allowing Universities the flexibility to increase tuition. UND Archives.

UND takes its message to the House

March 7, 2017

Kennedy: cuts are ‘nearing end of the road’ but tuition flexibility is needed moving forward

UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo leads the discussion at the second campus budget forum, held on March 1. Photo by Richard Larson.

‘Stepping up’ to meet needs

March 7, 2017

Second UND budget forum sets tone of shared sacrifice and commitment to University vision

Diego Rodriguez (second from right), a master's student in cello from Venezuela, receives his award at the first-ever UND Grad Research Achievement Day. Rodriguez is joined by Grant McGimpsey,(left)  vice president for research & economic development; UND President Mark Kennedy and UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Grand day for grads

March 7, 2017

First-ever Graduate Research Achievement Day showcases wide variety of student scholarship

Four Big Sky Conference Championships

Big Sky grand slam

March 7, 2017

UND Athletics enjoys an embarrassment of riches with four conference championships in same year

Youness Arjone (middle) Electrical Engineering student from Morocco, explains his graduate poster to Dr. Kubatova (left) professor in the Chemistry department as Fatima ElJamiy, a student in the  Computer Science is also from Morocco listens.

High achievers

March 7, 2017


UND’s Faison named FCS AD of the Year

UND’s Faison named FCS AD of the Year

March 7, 2017

Honorees are selected by athletics directors at each level of college athletics

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!