Other News

A student receives tutoring in the recently-opened Veteran Student Lounge in McCannel Hall. The Veteran & Nontraditional Student Services office has spent the past year in the midst of a remodel, including the creation of the lounge. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today

A space of their own

December 5, 2017 at

New Veteran & Nontraditional Student Services Office offers a unique lounges for those who served

William Caraher and Bret Weber, UND associate professors of history and social work, respectively, have released the latest edition of a growing library of co-authored books about life in the oil-laden Bakken area of western North Dakota. (Above) Weber and Caraher are center in a photo taken in 2015 in the heart of the Bakken Oil Formation, with fellow Bakken researchers, John Holmgren, faculty member at Franklin & Marshall College in Pennsylvania;  Aaron Hoffman, a student at Franklin & Marshall College, Richard Rothaus, North Dakota University System vice chancellor; and Kostis Kourelis, from Franklin & Marshall College. Image courtesy of John Holmgren.

A tourist guide to the Bakken

December 5, 2017 at

New book offers 10 tours of oilfields and insider information

Professor Xiaodong Zhang, a faculty researcher from the UND Earth System Science & Policy department, was chosen as the third speaker in UND’s recently revived Faculty Lecture Series. Zhang's lecture focused on the age-old question of exactly what makes the color of our ocean blue. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Oceans of color

December 5, 2017 at

Faculty Lecture Series continues with deep-dive discussion of water’s signature blue hue

UND plans to lift research and discovery to a level consistent with most research-intensive universities (Strategic Plan Goal No. 4) by following by following seven action steps, laid out in the most recent Provost Forum.

Growing research, fostering inclusion

December 5, 2017 at

Latest Provost Forum reveals progress in UND Strategic Plan’s discovery and engagement goals

Help from above

Help from above

December 5, 2017 at

UND alum and UAV pilot Eric Goetsch helped Texas power up after Hurricane Harvey

UND President Mark Kennedy leads discussion during recent cabinet-level meeting at which the goal captains for the One UND Strategic Plan presented their implementation teams’ latest accomplishments, laid out next tasks and ask for input from other cabinet members. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

North Dakota’s opportunity engine picks up steam

November 30, 2017 at

UND Strategic Plan leaders mark victories in enhancing learning, discovery and engagement

UND Volleyball players react to a kill against the Minnesota Golden Gophers in the first round of the NCAA National Tournament in 2016 in Minneapolis. The Fighting Hawks are preparing for a rematch with Minnesota on Friday night.  Image courtesy of UND Athletics.

Déjà vu in Dinkytown

November 30, 2017 at

Fighting Hawks Volleyball carries more aggressive mindset into national tournament rematch with Gophers

Members of the North Dakota National Guard Delta Company 1-112th Aviation Battalion, based in Fargo, recently took advantage of realistic training by officials with UND's physician assistant program and the Simulation Center, housed with in the School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Images courtesy of the SMHS.

Soldiers team with Med School for realistic training

November 30, 2017 at

National Guard flight medics learn trauma skills at UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Alexei Tulin, a biomedical researcher at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, studies what controls the normal states of organisms at the cell level in hopes of one day finding a cure for cancer.  Image courtesy of Juan Miguel Pedraza.

To ‘the next level’ of cancer research

November 30, 2017 at

SMHS biomedical researcher Alexei Tulin using nearly $1M U.S. Army grant to explore molecular pathways that may lead to a cure

Cheech chats Chicano Art at UND

Cheech chats Chicano Art at UND

November 30, 2017 at

Comedy film star, arts aficionado shows more serious side during recent visit to campus

UND Law School transfer students

‘Part of the community’

November 28, 2017 at

UND Law transfer students talk about experiences in new home, school

UND sophomore hockey standout Ludvig Hoff excels on the ice and in the classroom as the Norway native continues to adjust to life in a new country.  Image courtesy of UND Athletics.

Student-Athlete of the Month: Ludvig Hoff

November 28, 2017 at

First-ever Norwegian to suit up for UND excels on ice and in classroom as graphic design student

UND Aerobatic Team (left to right) Mike Lents, Elise Wheelock, Jarrett Croy, Liz Birch, Alex Tally, Dustin Lenz, Alex Hunt, James Jacobson, Jacob Githens, Mitch Oswald. Image courtesy of Mike Lents.

Flipping for competition

November 28, 2017 at

Aerobatic Team aims to reclaim dominance over skies after falling just short of national championship for first time in decade

ZeinebYoussif (left) and Stephanie Walker (Dean of Library) with a image of the Scholarly Commons introduction page projected behind. The Scholarly Commons is accessible through the internet and anyone can search for research, art and documents produced by UND faculty, staff and students that has been published.

‘Scholarly Commons’ yields world of possibilities

November 28, 2017 at

New online repository expands UND’s ability to share research and scholarship globally

Time of thanks

Time of thanks

November 28, 2017 at

Alumni Association and Foundation ask future alums why they’re thankful for UND