University Letter

UND's faculty and staff newsletter

Articles by

UND Wi-Fi transitioning to UND Protected

Categories: Announcements

As part of UIT’s ongoing commitment to Safeguarding UND through increased security and infrastructure redundancy, we have begun transitioning all wireless (Wi-Fi) network connections from the current UND Secured network to the new UND Protected network. UND Protected network is now available to switch over to for all of UND campus. All UND-issued mobile devices […]

Gershman Graduate Center accepting reservations for Summer 2022; patio, other spaces available

Categories: Announcements

The School of Graduate Studies is inviting the UND Campus Community to reserve space at the Gershman Graduate Center (GGC) for any upcoming graduate-related meetings and special events occurring this Summer 2022 semester. Examples of activities that can be scheduled at the Graduate Center include, but are not limited to, graduate meetings, award ceremonies and […]

Swanson Hall tunnel will serve as storm shelter

Categories: Announcements

Noren Hall will no longer be the storm shelter location for the north end of Grand Forks. During severe weather or tornado warnings, the underground tunnel from the parking garage on 2nd Ave. N. to Swanson Hall will open when severe weather sirens are sounded. You should enter through the parking garage southwest side and […]

Burgers on the Boulevard returns June 8

Categories: Announcements

All faculty, staff, students and the general public are invited to enjoy grilled-to-order burgers, chicken, veggie burgers, and brats on the Memorial Union patio, located on the south side of the building. Every Wednesday, weather permitting June 8 through August 10, 2022 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Located at the Memorial Union Weather Closures & […]

Memorial Union – Memorial Day Hours

Categories: Bulletin Board

The Memorial Union will be closed on Monday, May 30. Normal summer operating hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31. Those hours are: Monday through Friday: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday/Sunday: Closed Operating hours are listed on the Memorial Union’s website.

Frank White retires from Sociology after 34 years

Categories: Announcements

Frank White has spent the last 34 years teaching in the Sociology Department at UND, working with students in classes including Introduction to Sociology, Social Problems, Sociology of Sport, and Drugs and Society. Over the last 40 years, Frank has also taught at Lake Region State College, Grand Forks Air Force Base, Northland Community & […]

Sally Pyle retires after 25 years in Honors and Biology

Categories: Announcements

Sally Pyle, associate professor of biology, is retiring after 25 years of service. During her time at UND she served for 10 years as the director of the Honors Program and had a major influence on countless biology students. Sally’s commitment to students was exemplary and her efforts were recognized when she received the UND […]

Blackboard Ally ‘Fix Your Content’ Day is May 19

Categories: Announcements

Each year, the global accessibility community unites on the third Thursday of May for Global Accessibility Awareness Day to highlight the need for more inclusive digital content. May 19 marks the annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day. As part of our campus-wide commitment to inclusive education, we are participating in the third annual Blackboard Ally “Fix your Content […]

Refer a future UND student

Categories: Announcements

Do you have family member, friend or neighbor who should check out the University of North Dakota? Unfortunately, the Office of University Admissions doesn’t know about every potential student. Unless students have expressed interest in UND or sent their ACT/SAT scores, we may not know about them. Whether they’re a high school senior, junior or […]

Alyssa La Deaux named Student Employee Supervisor of the Year

Categories: Honors

Student Employment is pleased to recognize Alyssa La Deaux as the UND 2022 Student Employee Supervisor of the Year. This award was established to recognize the impact student employee supervisors have on the development of our students and community. Nominations are judged based on how a nominee mentors students, and acts as an example of […]