Press Releases

University of North Dakota’s official press release archive.

Robert Kraus named Dean of UND Aerospace

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Kraus currently serves as associate dean, flight and operations and professor in the College of Aeronautics and Engineering at Kent State University in Ohio Robert Kraus, Ph.D., an experienced pilot, aerospace administrator, aerospace educator and a retired Air Force colonel, has been named Dean of UND’s John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences following a […]

UND experts host webinar on K-12 students, parents and teachers’ mental health

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College of Education & Human Development faculty offer tips to help North Dakotans cope with pandemic’s teaching, parenting challenges If you’re a K-12 parent, student or teacher in North Dakota and the pandemic has you feeling overwhelmed, you’re not alone. Furthermore, there are practical suggestions as well as a range of more formal services available […]

UND Winter Commencement ceremony set for Friday, Dec. 18

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More than 800 University of North Dakota students will graduate Friday, Dec. 18, in an online ceremony. “While the pandemic has changed the way UND operates, it doesn’t change the enormous pride we feel in our graduates,” said UND President Andy Armacost. “Our graduates made lots of adjustments to complete their courses. It hasn’t been […]

UND awarded Air Force ‘Agility Prime’ contracts

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University’s role in Air Force’s Agility Prime ‘flying car’ research further grows North Dakota’s UAS ecosystem The University of North Dakota has been awarded three contracts by the U.S. Air Force to develop new technologies to be used in small, low-cost aircraft that will support Air Force missions, Sen. John Hoeven has announced. The contracts […]

University of North Dakota Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion announces recommendations

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President Armacost accepts panel’s report, encourages more campus conversations to determine potential changes to the strategic plan A University of North Dakota task force, initiated to find ways to build a stronger sense of belongingness, equity, diversity and inclusion at UND, released a report today (Dec. 2) with recommendations that could serve as a foundation […]

UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration hosts Virtual Olafson Ethics Symposium on Ethics in Times of Crisis

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November 18, 2020 – The University of North Dakota Nistler College of Business & Public Administration will be hosting the 2020 Olafson Ethics Symposium on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 12:30 – 2 p.m., in a virtual format via Zoom. This event is designed to engage students, alumni, and local business leaders in conversations regarding […]