University Letter

UND's faculty and staff newsletter

Connor Murphy named editor of University Letter

Connor Murphy, UND Today writer, has been named editor of UND’s University Letter, effective Aug. 2, 2022.

He takes over from Jan Orvik, who served as editor since 1993, and who retired Aug. 1 after more than 32 years at UND.

Murphy, who began working at UND in 2017, graduated from UND with a Communication degree in 2015. He joined UND Marketing & Communications as a writer, where he covered UND Aerospace, Arts & Sciences, Education and Business & Public Administration, among other general assignments, for UND Today. Additionally, Murphy wrote press releases and edited the UND Today website as a member of the communications team. He is originally from Portland, N.D.