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Hesham El-Rewini (front, second from right), dean of the College of Engineering & Mines, has accepted a position as provost of Marymount University in Virginia. And even though he’s leaving campus (in July), he’s not checking out just yet, he said. (Above) El-Rewini presents college benefactor Harold Hamm with a pullover that reads: Harold Hamm School of Geology & Geological Engineering. El Rewini and Hamm were joined by UND President Mark Kennedy, Vamegh Rasouli, petroleum engineering; and Stephen Nordeng, geology & geological engineering. UND archival photo.

Mind on UND

March 7, 2019 at

Hesham El-Rewini, named provost at Marymount University in Virginia, committed to ‘strong finish here’

Just who were the Founders anyway?

Just who were the Founders anyway?

February 28, 2019 at

What better way to commemorate Founders Day than to remember the leaders whose actions built a flagship

Julia Ernst

Living history

February 26, 2019 at

Mayflower descendant Julia Ernst to intersect family history, American democracy at next Faculty Lecture

UND medical students Natasha Garcia and Britta Stjern learn to examine patients by using simulators at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Balancing the scales

February 26, 2019 at

School of Medicine & Health Sciences committed to greater gender equity in medicine and research

Jack Weinstein, philosophy professor at the University of North Dakota, discusses his radio show "Why Radio" on-air at the Prairie Public studio in Grand Forks, N.D. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2015. Weinstein started "Why Radio" in 2009.

Podcast philosophy

February 21, 2019 at

Jack Russell Weinstein’s ‘Why? Radio’ program celebrates 10 years on the air waves

A $3.2 million award from the Department of Energy will allow the EERC to investigate the geologic storage of CO2 associated with enhanced oil recovery, and how this approach could be expanded across the Williston Basin. The Williston Basin, the hear of which is in North Dakota, contains some of the largest oil reserves in North America. Image courtesy of Kari Suedel/EERC.

Bakken game changer?

February 20, 2019 at

EERC researcher eyes ‘win-win-win project’ to cut emissions, store carbon and boost oil production

UND was recently awarded a Clinical and Translational Research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to work with researchers and medical providers in the Dakotas, including North Dakota State University, the University of South Dakota, Sanford Health, and other hospital systems throughout the region to better understand cancer and its causes, and to develop effective treatments for the disease. Image courtesy of the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

School of Medicine nets $20.3M cancer research grant

February 20, 2019 at

UND will use funding to help health providers and researchers address cancer in the Dakotas

Bethany Springs ,who plays Percy, is on the left, and Gina Uhlir, who plays Shelby, is on the right. Photo Credit Brad Reissig, UND Theatre Arts.

Theatre Arts serves up musical in ‘Spitfire Grill’

February 18, 2019 at

Each night, limited number of audience members will enjoy dessert while they watch the show

UND names communication director

UND names communication director

February 14, 2019 at

Dedicated champion of University spirit, David Dodds, begins new career chapter

Creating our own wave of opportunity

Creating our own wave of opportunity

February 12, 2019 at

UND looks inward to muster resources to invest in future amid sea of uncertainty

Prioritizing research

Prioritizing research

February 12, 2019 at

Leaders speak to the power of university research in North Dakota’s economic development

UND Chief Information Officer Madhavi Marasinghe stands in the Data Center on the UND campus. Starting September 15, Marasinghe says a new centralized unit will connect UND's IT staff and functions of CILT’s information technology support team with Administrative Services Technology. The teaching enhancement and education technology arm of CILT will be integrated into the new Teaching Transformation and Development Academy known as  TTaDA. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

Embracing technology

February 7, 2019 at

CIO lays out tech upgrades to keep campus cyber safe, bolster research and enhance student experiences

Global hawks grace ‘Eye of the Hawk’

Global hawks grace ‘Eye of the Hawk’

February 7, 2019 at

Geo-political and military experts converge on UND to discuss evolving meaning of “peace through strength”

A collaboration between the UAS Operations division at UND Aerospace and Australian-based ag technology company Bee Innovative focuses on the machine-vision-capabilities of Bee Innovative’s current drone platform, “BeeDar,” which tracks bee movements and pollination patterns in real-time and has delivered 20-percent increases in crop yields and returns for Australian farmers season to season. Image courtesy of Bee Innovative.

What’s all the buzz?

February 5, 2019 at

Bee Innovative, UND sign pact to enhance autonomous capability in complex honey bee environments

‘Incredible place to be’

‘Incredible place to be’

February 5, 2019 at

Mark Askelson, executive director of UND’s RIAS, talks autonomous research impacts on ‘North Dakota Today’