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Writers Conference event goes virtual

Writers Conference event goes virtual

March 31, 2020 at

An online Writers Conference discussion focuses on military experiences, writing and supporting veteran students

The making of a military-friendly school

The making of a military-friendly school

October 10, 2019 at

How UND meets the educational needs of military personnel, veterans and their families — Goal 6 of the Strategic Plan

UND online education receives high marks

UND online education receives high marks

January 15, 2019 at

UND online programs rankings by U.S. News & World Report show the University’s advancement in online education, service to military

Hail to the heroes

Hail to the heroes

September 11, 2018 at

Greek Life at UND never sounded so good as Kappa Sigma hosts concert to help veterans at University Park

“The veteran services office made these by working with veteran students about what they’d want faculty to know,” Lawdermilt told UND Today. “It’s a way to create awareness and have the students’ voices heard.”
It’s by these merits, actively pursuing Goal No. 6 of the One UND Strategic Plan, that UND gained membership in the military education Collaborative. Word spread about Lawdermilt’s tip cards; soon several people came to ask if they could have one. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Military-friendly UND? It’s in the cards

September 6, 2018 at

UND efforts to improve higher ed for veterans put it at forefront of setting national standards

With a need for more pilots, the Air and Marine Operations (AMO) selected 15 sophomores and juniors for a fast track to a career in border protection. This new partnership trains students for jobs that will be waiting for them after graduation. Pictured is a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter, used by AMO in various operations. Photo courtesy of Ryan Mason.

Headed for the border

December 14, 2017 at

Fifteen UND Aviation majors chosen for career path partnership with U.S. Customs and Border Protection

UND Law student Ryan Rehberg will go to Capitol Hill in March as one of 10 in the nation chosen for the VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship. There, he will advocate a change to Veterans Affairs policy affecting emergency services for veterans. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Soldier in the court

December 12, 2017 at

UND Law student keeps military connections alive by make a difference for vets on Capitol Hill

A student receives tutoring in the recently-opened Veteran Student Lounge in McCannel Hall. The Veteran & Nontraditional Student Services office has spent the past year in the midst of a remodel, including the creation of the lounge. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today

A space of their own

December 5, 2017 at

New Veteran & Nontraditional Student Services Office offers a unique lounges for those who served

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

Lt. Col. Jason Murphy's 20-plus year military path has taken him around the world on a full circle back to UND, where he currently serves as commander of the University's Reserve Officer Training Corps battalion. Image courtesy of  Lt. Col. Jason Murphy.

‘Welcome back, Colonel Murphy’

November 9, 2017 at

UND Army ROTC commander talks Veterans Day, leadership and return to alma mater

‘Honoring those we’ve lost’

‘Honoring those we’ve lost’

September 12, 2017 at

UND Air Force and Army ROTC cadets commemorate the fallen on Sept. 11.

During a Tuesday address to the University Council, UND President Mark Kennedy reviewed a long list of University successes of the past year and plans for the future, using the seven goals of the new One UND Strategic Plan as a framework. Photo by Jackie Lorentz.

A year of good things, with more to come

August 31, 2017 at

In latest University Council address, Kennedy lauds resiliency and spirit of campus in face of challenges