Post Tagged with: "Discovery"

Edwin Edpalina stands next to his poster presentation at the NAGC’s 64th Annual Convention in Charlottesville, NC. In auditioning the entire elementary school, he discovered about 20 percent of children had fully developed tonal perception. Image courtesy of Edwin Edpalina.

Knack for giftedness

February 15, 2018

National award-winning teacher inspires high-achieving children’s choir on Standing Rock Indian Reservation

The Rozmai Ukranian Dance Company from Folklorama in Winnipeg are one of the featured dancers from Folklorama at Feast of Nations.  Photo by Jackie Lorentz photo/ UND Today.

Feat of ‘Feast’

February 13, 2018

Another collage of culture draws over 1,000 attendees to annual community celebration

Anne Kelsch, faculty and staff development director of the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy at UND, with others on campus will be convening reading groups centered on creating a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation.  Photo by Connor Murphy/ UND Today

Liberal arts’ next chapter

February 8, 2018

Reading groups now forming to show faculty and staff how they fit into the Strategic Plan’s first goal

Professor Alena Kubatova (right)_ Anastasia Artemyteva study Plymer_lignin

Research on the record

February 6, 2018

UND division creates better system of reporting and directing research investments

Aerospace Day

All eyes on the skies

February 6, 2018

All eyes skyward at John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Science Community Day with new generations dreaming of futures in aviation

With the return of the computer science department to the College of Engineering and Mines, the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education approved a proposal to combine departments into a new School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science in December. Photo by Tyler Ingham?UND Today.

Engineering’s new era

February 1, 2018

Dean: added school, labs and degrees forecast ‘bright skies ahead’ for College

A new One UND Stratetic Plan website, launched in January, provides a one-stop, easy-to-navigate page for visitors to access everything they need to know about the Strategic Plan. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Strategic Plan only a click away

February 1, 2018

UND launches one-stop online resource for One UND Strategic Plan highlights

Foerster, a native of Pisek, N.D., and a doctoral student in chemical engineering, is working to convert waste products from soybeans into high-value carbon fiber, which is stronger and more stiff than steel, yet lighter. It’s used in planes, cars, and even golf clubs. He took first place in the recent three Minute Thesis Competition at UND.  Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Rapid-fire research

February 1, 2018

UND grad students pull out best ‘elevator pitches’ at Three-Minute Thesis Competition

The University Information Technology leadership team comprises (left to right) Sherry Lawdermilt, director of applications and integration support; Madhavi Marasinghe, chief information officer; and Chris Remme, director of customer engagement and support. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A new day for Information Technology

January 25, 2018

University IT announces formation of two units to more efficiently meet technology needs

Maridee Shogren, director of the doctor of nursing practice program in the UND College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines, who along with Thomasine Heitkamp (left) and others, are promoting screening throughout North Dakota and with students at UND through an evidence-based intervention tool knowns as Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Investing in intervention

January 23, 2018

UND on leading edge of new approaches to identify and intercept opioid, alcohol abuse

Banding together for a better campus

Banding together for a better campus

January 18, 2018

Designers share updated building and street concepts with UND Coulee to Columbia Committee

Dr. Marc D. Basson, a medical researcher at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences, led a team that published an article, titled “Colonoscopy is associated with increased risk of appendicitis,” published in October by JAMA Surgery, the surgical offshoot of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Image courtesy of UND SMHS.

Research suggests colonoscopy link to appendicitis

January 18, 2018

Dr. Marc Basson of UND’s SMHS headed up investigation for leading surgical publication

The University of North Dakota partnered with design firm Sasaki to craft a "preferred vision" for campus planning over the next 30 years. The plan is only a draft to spark discussion; many elements are subject to change. Image courtesy of Sasaki.

Masters of planning

January 16, 2018

University of North Dakota unveils 30-year campus vision supporting One UND Strategic Plan

Julia Zhao (right) and Hui Pu were among the 10 UND research teams awarded funding to hire a postdoctoral associate for a two-year period. The 10 awardees were chosen from 39 research proposals – up from the 31 submitted in the program’s first year. Jackie Lorentz photo/UND Today.

Postdocs on lock

January 12, 2018

Second round of postdoctoral seed funding highlights Grand Challenges and fostering research culture

Out of this world opportunity

Out of this world opportunity

January 12, 2018

High schoolers from across state come to UND for Space Balloon Competition and to work with NASA