Post Tagged with: "Educational Opportunities"

UND student Renard Bryant navigates through the web on his computer.  New rankings, released today by U.S. News & World Report, indicate UND’s online program foundation is strong, and will only grow stronger. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Ascending the online ranks

January 9, 2018 at

UND climbs to a sterling U.S. News & World Report online bachelor’s program ranking

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

A Nov. 9 Provost Forum, hosted by UND Provost Tom DiLorenzo, included progress updates from Sherry Lawdermilt, project manager of Goal No. 6 (meeting the educational needs of the active-duty military, veterans, and their families) and Jeff Holm, project manager of Goal No. 3 (deliver more educational opportunities on campus and online).

Opportunity drivers

November 14, 2017 at

Strategic Plan project managers deliver plans to ignite military and online learning prospects

Advisors of the One UND Strategic Plan ship commander and UND President Mark Kennedy – including the President’s Cabinet, Strategic Plan goal captains and student representation – were called together Sept. 25 for a final review of the full project charter. The document defines the objectives and scope of the plan and contains a framework for analysis of the plan’s costs, resources and risks.

‘Good bones’ all part of master plan

November 9, 2017 at

Campus planners look to pull University together, preserve legacy of structures to meet current and future needs

Chris Felege (above center) teaches biology students about invasive animal species in his classroom at UND. He is one the growing list of faculty, advisors and staff who are spreading the word: about Starfish: the future of communication and academic planning for UND’s next class of leaders in action. UND archival photo.

Many arms of Starfish support

October 31, 2017 at

UND faculty, advisors laud student success system for opening communication

UND Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege (middle) receives a special certificate for her part as a presenter in the 2016-17 University Faculty Lecture Series. She is joined in the photo by College of Arts & Sciences' Dean Debbie Storrs and UND President Mark Kennedy. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

From nest to the skies

October 26, 2017 at

Wildlife Ecologist Susan Ellis-Felege presents her research at latest Faculty Lecture—showing science at its most active

UND has been working with the North Dakota University System’s Core Technology Services to replace aged equipment in the Data Center, which supports Campus Connection, Citrix virtual applications and other major computers systems.
Now the team’s focus is increasing the bandwidth between the Data Center and the buildings on campus. Archival photo.

Collaboration to build network capacity

October 26, 2017 at

University IT supports today’s connected student with major computer system upgrades

UND student Max Ramstad is slated to graduate next year with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, with coursework in business, public administration, non-profits, political science and philosophy to round it out. Photo courtesy of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation.

UND’s promise

October 19, 2017 at

UND Alumni Association & Foundation offers donors generous matches for recruitment scholarship gifts

This latest mission features two new research modules for plant production and extravehicular activities, funded with a new NASA grant of $750,000. It began in September 2015 and is scheduled to end in August 2018.

One small step

October 19, 2017 at

UND Space Studies students confined to Lunar-Mars Habitat for 14 days in one-of-a-kind NASA-funded research mission

Air and Marine Operations Deputy Director for the Northern Region Christopher Wiyda (left) and AMO Executive Director of Operations Dennis Michelini (right) address students gathered in the Arthur P. Anderson Atmospherium on Tuesday.

Pathway to a career

October 19, 2017 at

All-new program exclusive to UND Aerospace puts students on track for a job in aviation and law enforcement

Hess/Drilling Systems Drilling Simulator Lab

Virtual view

October 17, 2017 at

New laboratories from private industry partner Hess/Drilling Systems bring the Bakken to UND petroleum engineering students

Jason Trainer (above), UND director of admissions, took time at the latest UND Provost Fora to explain how the work of the marketing and web teams correlates to increasing recruitment. Photo by Shawna Schill.

Marketing milestones

October 16, 2017 at

UND Provost Fora continue with updates on branding, web redevelopment and recruitment

Helping students soar

Helping students soar

October 5, 2017 at

New $1.5-million scholarship endowment honors late UND Aerospace benefactor James Ray

Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Streamlining student services

September 14, 2017 at

UND One-Stop, Student Financial Aid, Student Account Services celebrate “wins” in customer service

Mat Cox, who earns top grades in the classroom and is a leaders in the football field, will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in May. By May 2019, he plans to earn his master’s degree in civil engineering from UND. Photo by Shawna Schill.

UND Student-Athlete of the Month: Mat Cox

September 7, 2017 at

Olympia, Wash., native, and Fighting Hawks offensive lineman engineering two degrees in six years