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Two UND faculty members receive Fulbright U.S. Scholar Awards

Two UND faculty members have been selected to receive Fulbright U.S. Scholar fellowship grants to engage in overseas research for the 2024-25 grant cycle. Ali Alshami, associate professor of Chemical Engineering, and Aaron Kennedy, associate professor of Atmospheric Sciences, have received the fellowship grants, and will spend a year in Quatar and Iceland, respectively. Fulbright U.S. Scholars are…

Campus News

June 10-14 is Pride Week at UND

The 3rd annual UND Pride Week puts an emphasis on community advocacy with its theme, “Stronger Together.” “These past few years have been challenging for queer and trans people, and now more than ever, we need to come together as a community to push forward in advocating for queer and…


TODAY: Movie screening in Memorial Union to celebrate Juneteenth

UND’s Hilyard Center will be showing an episode from the acclaimed Netflix docuseries “High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America” at the Social Stairs of the Memorial Union at noon on Wednesday, June 19. The screening will coincide with Juneteenth, the federal holiday commemorating the ending of slavery in the United…


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Mary Beth Votava promoted to Assistant State Director of ND SBDC

MINOT, N.D. – Mary Beth Votava, longtime center director for the Minot Center of the North Dakota Small Business Development Centers (ND SBDC), has been promoted to Assistant State Director. The Assistant State Director for Programs and Development holds significant importance for the ND SBDC network as it involves supporting…

Bulletin Board

Chester Fritz Library lists hours for Independence Day

Chester Fritz Library has listed its hours for the Independence Day holiday, July 3-5: Wednesday, July 3: 8 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Thursday, July 4: CLOSED Friday, July 5: 8 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Regular Summer hours resume on Monday, July 8: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

In Remembrance

Remembering Brenda Useldinger

It is with deep regret that we announce the death of Brenda Useldinger, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Nursing, who passed away on Thursday, May 9. Brenda joined the department in 2012 and served as an assistant professor until her passing. She also earned her master’s degree in…