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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 at

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 at

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 at

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

Four Big Sky Conference Championships

Big Sky grand slam

March 7, 2017 at

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 at

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UND’s Faison named FCS AD of the Year

UND’s Faison named FCS AD of the Year

March 7, 2017 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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 at

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