Post Tagged with: "Engagement"

UND Volleyball's Faith Dooley (kneeling) is joined by teammates celebrating the match point that catapulted them to a second-straight Big Sky Conference  Championship and berth in the NCAA National Tournament.  The Fighting Hawks defeated host team Sacramento State 3-2 in a grueling roller-coaster match. Image courtesy of Sacramento State Athletics.

Back-to-back

November 21, 2017

UND Volleyball is off to the NCAA National Tournament for the second year in a row

Dressed for success

Dressed for success

November 21, 2017

UND, adidas partner on major multi-year athletics apparel agreement

UND alum Adam Caskey has found himself on the Washington Post’s list of the nation’s “coolest” TV meteorologists. His passion for weather and thermometers was stoked at UND, he says. More than 11,000 people have signed up online to win one of Caskey’s coveted designs on “Thermometer Thursday.” Every thermometer he makes "is like a snowflake" – no two are identical. Photo courtesy of Adam Caskey.

Forecast: Rising ‘cool’ factor

November 21, 2017

UND Atmospheric Sciences alum listed among most engaging national weather personalities

North Dakota Fighting Hawks’ basketball was represented in the NCAA National Tournaments and the Women's National Invitational Tournament. Both squads are beginning the work needed to duplicate those efforts down the road this year and beyond.

Of fast cars and UND hoops

November 16, 2017

Men and women raring to get going at home, starting this weekend, after motoring through ‘16-‘17 campaigns

UND President Mark Kennedy visits with attendees of the annual Thanksgiving dinner for retirees event, held recently in the Memorial Union Ballroom. Pictured left to right, are Kay Roch, Larry Roch, Richard Olson, Jan Olson. Special to UND Today by Richard Larson.

Catching up with friends

November 16, 2017

UND’s annual Thanksgiving dinner of retirees draws about 250 for feast and fellowship

Cara Hagren, a UND alum and currently the interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Diversity, recently had the interim tag removed from her title and now holds the position permanently. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Halgren takes the helm

November 14, 2017

Cara Halgren has interim tag removed as she follows a calling to become new permanent VP for Student Affairs and Diversity

Cinematic comedy star Cheech Marin and his renowned Chicano art collection took center stage in UND's Hughes Fine Arts Center’s Campbell Recital Hall on Thursday, Nov. 9.  Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Different side of Cheech

November 14, 2017

Impassioned arts collector of 1980s cinematic fame offers more serious take on Chicano culture, perspective

Panelists for the premiere of "The Mission of Herman Stern" (left to right) Carl Oberholtzer, co-producer and historical contributor for the documentary;  Art Philips, the film’s director and manager of Video Arts Studios; and Steve Hunegs, executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas; talks about the life and actions of late North Dakota businessman Herman Stern, who saved 125 Jewish people from certain death in Nazi Germany. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

A story untold too long

November 14, 2017

UND groups help bring premiere of ‘The Mission of Herman Stern’ to Grand Forks’ Empire Arts Center

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

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

Leader of the band

Leader of the band

November 14, 2017

UND drum major Elizah Gray is a leader in action as the heartbeat of the Pride of the North marchers

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

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

The timeless musical, Wizard of Oz, runs at UND’s Burtness Theatre, starting at 7:30 p.m., from Nov. 9-11 and 16-18, with special guest appearances and a splash of community and campus collaborations.  Image courtesy of UND Theatre Arts.

Off to see the Wizard

November 9, 2017

Theatre Arts newest production of Frank L. Baum’s classic, ‘Oz,’ is a community-wide endeavor

National Public Radio Political Correspondent Mara Liasson was the keynote speaker of the 13th Olafson Ethics Symposium, hosted by the College of Business & Public Administration (CoBPA) and sponsored by alumnus Bob Olafson and SEI Investments. Olafson established the series to foster student and community discussions of professional and personal ethics.Liasson was the keynote speaker of the 13th Olafson Ethics Symposium, hosted by the College of Business & Public Administration (CoBPA) and sponsored by alumnus Bob Olafson and SEI Investments. Olafson established the series to foster student and community discussions of professional and personal ethics.

Fake news, real talk

November 9, 2017

NPR political journalist Mara Liasson urges balanced public discourse in annual UND ethics symposium

Meet Matt Eidson: Marine and aspiring journalist

Meet Matt Eidson: Marine and aspiring journalist

November 9, 2017

The newest Dakota Student editor served on the front lines in the War on Terror before enrolling at UND

Brian Schill (right front), assistant director of alumni and community relations at the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences, plays a gig with his old Post Punk rock band, Straphanger, on a 20-year reunion tour this past summer. Schill just released a new book that, among other things, sets the record straight on stereotypes about the Punk scene. Image courtesy of Brian Schill.

UND staffer’s punk past inspires new book

November 7, 2017

UND Alum, School of Medicine staffer Brian Schill, taps into garage-band past, to pen new book about Punk scene