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UND President Mark Kennedy's new book zeroes in on how political, regulatory, media and activists can shape – or shift – business practices. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Kennedy’s new book takes on ‘Shapeholders’

May 16, 2017 at

Released May 9, latest work by UND President is a how-to on engaging activists in an Age of Activism

Tajreed Rich, a Minneapolis native, celebrates his degree from UND at the school's general commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 13, at the Alerus Center. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Crossing the finish line

May 16, 2017 at

Thousands of friends and family watch as their UND graduates cross the commencement state on Saturday and Sunday

Colin Combs, chair of the Department of Biomedical Sciences at UND's School of Medicine & Health Sciences, accepts congratulations from UND President Mark Kennedy and Dr. Josh Wynne, dean of the medical schools, after Combs was surprised with honor of being UND's newest Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor -- the highest academic honor UND can bestow.  Photo by Tyler Ingham.

The ‘distinguished’ Dr. Combs

May 16, 2017 at

UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences biomedical researcher surprised with latest Chester Fritz professorship award

Donations from the EERC employees are stacked in preparation for delivery to the Northlands Rescue Mission. The effort was spearheaded by the EERC’s Social Cause committee, which is a group of employees that volunteer within the community. The committee selects a charity each year and raises money, donates goods or volunteers their time at that organization.  Photo courtesy of EERC.

EERC on a mission for the Mission

May 16, 2017 at

Research center collects more than $10,000 in supplies for Northlands shelter

ND Academy of Science at UND

ND Academy of Science at UND

May 16, 2017 at

Annual meeting highlights student research from 6 of the 11 NDUS schools

Garrett Kovar (center with simulated baby), a unior at Red River High School, takes his turn making rounds at UND's School of Medicine and Health Sciences' 'A Day in the Life of a Medical Student. Photo by Richard Larson.

Medical students for a day

May 11, 2017 at

Area high schoolers get a taste of daily life at UND’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Frank Swiontek (right center), UND interim associate director for Institutional Effectiveness, discusses University data with analyst Dana Morehouse. David Flynn, chair of the UND Department of Economics and Finance; and Sean Cleary and John Mitzel, both data analysts, join them at the work table. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Data-driven decisions

May 11, 2017 at

UND Office of Institutional Effectiveness uses data chops to guide Strategic Plan, clean up data, and enhance student success

Paul LeBel, UND Law Dean Emeritus and former UND Provost and Law Professor gave the speech at the School of Law Commencement Ceremony. Photo by Jackie Lorentz photo.

Law School graduates 63

May 11, 2017 at

Retired UND former law dean and University provost Paul LeBel tells grads they are uniquely qualified to help heal a ‘polarized’ nation

‘One UND’ Strategic Plan rollout

‘One UND’ Strategic Plan rollout

May 11, 2017 at

Watch President Kennedy roll out UND’s new Strategic Plan

UND President Mark Kennedy leads the unveiling of UND's  new "One UND" Strategic Plan on Friday, May 5, in the Memorial Union Lecture Bowl. Photo by Shawna Schill.

A plan for change

May 9, 2017 at

UND President Mark Kennedy formally launches much-anticipated Strategic Plan

This week, UND forwarded to the State Board of Higher Education proposed tuition rates for 2017-18 that adheres to the 4-perecent ceiling mandate for in-state undergraduates and extends that same rate of increase to nonresident undergrads as well. The Board will consider UND’s proposals, along with those from the other North Dakota University System institutions, at its May 15 meeting in Bismarck. UND archival photo.

‘We need to invest in UND’

May 9, 2017 at

UND finds sympathetic voices among student leaders regarding proposed tuition rate hikes

Jan Strinden helps her husband, Earl, with the unveling of a new street sign at the corner of University Avenue and Strinden Road (formerly a section of Stanford Road). The road was renamed in the couple's honor for their years of dedication to the alumni of UND. Photo by Richard Larson.

Sign of legends

May 9, 2017 at

Ambassadors and longtime servants to UND alumni Earl and Jan Strinden get street named in their honor

UND President Mark Kennedy presented the President's Medal to UND Vice President for Student Affairs Laurie Betting (left) and Associate Professor of Political Science and Public Administration Dana Harsell, following the roll out of the University’s new “One UND” Strategic Plan before a packed house in the Lecture Bowl of the Memorial Union. Betting and Harsell served as co-chairs of the Strategic Planning Committee. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Presidential praise

May 9, 2017 at

‘One UND’ Strategic Planning Committee co-chairs Betting and Harsell surprised with University medal

President Mark Kennedy adressed the University Council meeting about his Strategic Plan.

UND as chief opportunity engine

May 9, 2017 at

President Mark Kennedy gets students excited about opportunities at state’s flagship University during Spring Leadership Series

Photo by Shawna Noel Schill

Join President Kennedy for the Strategic Plan launch

May 4, 2017 at

UND President Mark Kennedy invites all to the launch of the One UND Strategic Plan. Here’s an early glimpse of what to expect.