Post Tagged with: "Grand Challenges"

Eric Kolb, research engineer with Microbeam Technologies (right), and Ashish Kotwal, a UND graduate student, overlook the pilot plant that will produce rare earth elements from North Dakota coal. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Powering up North Dakota’s energy future

October 26, 2021 at

UND dedicates engineering facility for energy research and training

Attendees to the 15th Annual UAS Summit at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks visit the Expo Hall featuring the latest in UAS technology and services. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Operating at the speed of relevance

October 19, 2021 at

15th Annual UAS Summit & Expo highlights rapid merging of UAS, space technologies

Image courtesy of UND Aerospace.

Countering the threat of rogue drones

September 16, 2021 at

U.S. Department of Homeland Security awards $1 million counter-UAS research contract to UND

NDIC members in the Drilling and Completions Lab. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND today.

Welcome to the world’s largest oil drilling simulator

August 3, 2021 at

North Dakota’s top officials visit UND’s one-of-a-kind research & training facility

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

Safeguarding northern border against ‘low and slow’ aircraft

July 13, 2021 at

UND, Northern Plains UAS Test Site help U.S. government test air security tools for border enforcement

The eight-story-tall radar at the Cavalier Air Force Station operated by the U.S. Space Force's 10th Space Warning Squadron can track hundreds of objects in space. U.S. Air Force photo.

At Space Force facility in N.D., UND and Space Force talk partnership

June 15, 2021 at

Discussions bode well for UND’s participation in Space Force’s University Partnership Program, leaders say

Materials magic

Materials magic

June 8, 2021 at

Deniz Cakir to study ‘ceramic-like, metal-like’ materials over three years through U.S. Department of Defense research program

The University has the capacity to help solve rural issues, said Thomasine Heitkamp, a UND Professor in the College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines,  who with grand challenge team members invited the federal representatives to campus for a UND Discovery grand challenge event earlier this week. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

A rural advocate retires

May 13, 2021 at

Thomasine Heitkamp has spent 39 years helping communities

Second to none: UND and the Northern Plains UAS Test Site

Second to none: UND and the Northern Plains UAS Test Site

April 27, 2021 at

Research legacy, successful partnerships build strong relationship between UND, Northern Plains UAS Test Site

last fall, when University leaders worked with schools, colleges and other divisional units on a series of budget planning exercises to make room for continued investments in strategic priorities. Chief among these priorities was the need to take care of all University employees through improved compensation as well as to recruit and retain top-notch talent. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

On Earth Day, consider Arbor Day

April 22, 2021 at

On May 11, UND will celebrate its new Tree Campus Higher Education award with an Arbor Day tree-planting event

Shawna Noel Schill

UND: Lifeline for rural America

March 31, 2021 at

Rural health isn’t just another issue at the University of North Dakota. It’s a Grand Challenge, meaning a top priority

Photo courtesy Red Trail Energy.

New milestone for carbon capture and storage

March 31, 2021 at

Ethanol plant, UND’s Energy & Environmental Research Center near commercialization of CO2 storage technology

Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

Serving North Dakota’s children and families

March 25, 2021 at

Meet Amy Oehlke and Pete Tunseth from UND’s Children & Family Services Training Center, which trains North Dakota’s social services workers

UND President Andrew Armacost testified Monday before the North Dakota House Appropriations Committee.

President Armacost testifies before ND House Appropriations Committee

March 11, 2021 at

UND supports needs-based budget backed by Senate, North Dakota University System

GRAD 2021: Bridging the gap through research

GRAD 2021: Bridging the gap through research

March 9, 2021 at

School of Graduate Studies event lets graduate students – the lifeblood of research universities – share their scholarly pursuits