Other News

Not the same song and dance

Not the same song and dance

January 24, 2017

Auditions for Feast of Nations serve up a foretaste of the diverse entertainment destined for one of North Dakota’s biggest cultural events , Feb 11.

Two of UND's championship coaches and "best friends" sit down together to help us get to know them a little better. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

Bubs on Bubba, Bubba on Bubs

January 19, 2017

Two of UND’s championship coaches and “best friends” sit down together and help us get to them a little better

As we approach the eve of the inauguration of Donald Trump as the nation’s 45th President of the United States, several aspects of how he got in that position are explored by UND History Professor Eric Burin in his new book, Picking the President: Understanding the Electoral College.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

‘Picking the president’ — an electoral divide

January 19, 2017

UND history professors team up to utilize digital platform for quick and timely book release on one of politics’ biggest hot-button issues

UND alumna Cami Bennett (center), a standout softball player during her time at UND, poses with her parents at an Oakland Raiders' game in 2016. Bennett now works as a full-time designer for the NFL team. Photo courtesy of Cami Bennett.

Raiding the design world

January 19, 2017

UND MBA grad and former UND Athlete takes her career to the big show in the National Football League

UND undergrad Sandi Kruse (left) works with her advisor Rebecca Weaver-Hightower on research on   digital media impacts on politics around the world. Photo by Tyler Ingham.

High-impact humanities

January 19, 2017

Sandi Kruse studies political effects of digital literature around the world and prepares for grad school at the same time, thanks to Arts & Sciences Undergraduate Research Fund

With honors

With honors

January 19, 2017

UND’s Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s most prestigious honor society, celebrates legacy of dedication to best and brightest

Seizing the future now

Seizing the future now

January 17, 2017

Kennedy made the case to legislators that UND is the region’s chief opportunity engine

First ‘Eye of the Hawk’ events set to soar

First ‘Eye of the Hawk’ events set to soar

January 17, 2017

Expert on business in China James McGregor and modern diversity leader The Rev. Jamie Washington have presentations set for Thursday and Jan. 30, respectively

President Kennedy and College of Engineering and Mines Dean Hesham El-Rewini welcome students to the Big Ideas Gymnasium kickoff in the new Collaborative Engineering Complex.

What’s the B.I.G. idea?

January 17, 2017

The sky’s the limit for new ‘idea factory’ at the College of Engineering & Mines

Era Bell Thompson, Fritz Pollard, Jr. and Ronald Davies

Dream weavers

January 17, 2017

UND’s own pillars of Civil Rights stood up for social change and racial harmony on world stage

Rub-a-dub tubs

Rub-a-dub tubs

January 17, 2017

UND Staff Senate celebrates 7 years of love and giving to those in need

UND President Mark Kennedy (left) congratulates UND alumnus Matt Dunlevy, president and CEO of SkySkopes, on the growing success of his company. SkySkopes is the first FAA approved and fully insured UAS business in North Dakota. Photo courtesy of Matt Dunlevy.

More than ‘oil and soil’

January 12, 2017

UND expertise in unmanned systems, data analysis could help North Dakota diversity economy

UND President Mark Kennedy says UND can play a key role in helping to produce skilled employees for occupations and industries that are experiencing critical workforce shortages. Photo by Shawna Schill.

UND: Talent pool generator for North Dakota

January 12, 2017

University in prime position to reverse workforce shortages and help state’s economy grow

UND Director of Facilities and Maintenance Mark Johnson shows off an renovated classroom, with new desks that allow for easier collaboration among students. The work was part of a $7 million project that began in August.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Revamp and repair

January 12, 2017

UND chips away at $500 million in deferred maintenance challenge with planned renovations to O’Kelly and Merrifield Halls

DeAnna Carlson Zink, CEO of the UND Alumni Association and Foundation, addresses members of University of North Dakota Caucus during a meeting Tuesday at the Heritage Center in Bismarck. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Meeting the challenge

January 12, 2017

UND leverages North Dakota Higher Education Challenge Fund matching grants for donor support and expanded student experiences