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Sioux Awards for Distinguished Achievement & Leadership Banquet is Thursday

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Six UND alumni will be honored by the UND Alumni Association & Foundation at the 2022 Sioux Awards for Distinguished Achievement and Leadership Banquet. The banquet is set for Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Alerus Center, with a social starting at 5:30 p.m., immediately followed by the banquet dinner. Since 1962, the Sioux Award for […]

This week is State Employee Recognition Week

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State Employee Recognition Week is Sept. 26-30. In recognition of the hard work and dedication of our staff, UND Staff Senate will provide a Night Staff Breakfast, Sweet Social, and Luncheon event during the last week in September. Night Staff Appreciation Breakfast A buffet breakfast will be provided to all night staff at UND in […]

UND Theatre presents ‘Rabbit Hole’ Sept. 27 through Oct. 1

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Who: UND Department of Theatre Arts What: “Rabbit Hole,” written by David Lindsay-Abaire Where: Burtness Lab Theatre When: 7:30 p.m., Sept. 27 to Oct. 1 Tickets: $15 for adults, $10 for students Online Box Office: https://burtness.und.edu 701.777.2587 After nearly three years away, UND Theatre returns productions to its Lab Theatre space with the Pulitzer Prize-winning […]

October is LGBTQ+ History Month

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In 1994, gay high school teacher Rodney Wilson of Missouri and some of his colleagues created LGBTQ+ History month as means to give LGBTQ+ kids a chance to learn the history Wilson never had growing up. It was an opportunity to help kids see themselves in those who had come before them. Wilson chose October […]

Department of Physics & Astrophysics to present ‘Nuclear Fusion: Energy Source of the Cosmos’ Oct. 3

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The Department of Physics & Astrophysics public talk and telescope observing session will take place Monday, Oct. 3, at 8 p.m. in Witmer Hall, Room 114. The talk, “Nuclear Fusion: Energy Source of the Cosmos,” will be presented by William Schwalm, professor of physics & astrophysics. Following the talk, attendees will be given the opportunity […]

Nuri Oncel to present Physics & Astrophysics colloquium Oct. 7

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Nuri Oncel, professor of physics & astrophysics, will be giving a colloquium titled “Probing Electrical Properties of A Silicon Nanocrystal Thin Film Using X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy” hosted by the Department of Physics & Astrophysics on Friday, Oct. 7, at 4 p.m. in Witmer Hall, Room 211. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m. in Witmer […]

Alice T. Clark Scholars Mentoring Program celebrates 30 years Oct. 13

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Please join us on Thursday, Oct. 13, for the Alice T. Clark Scholars Mentoring Program’s 30th Year Celebration! All are welcome. Additionally, we would love to have all alums (mentees and mentors), supporters and colleagues since the program’s inception in 1992 up to 2022’s cohort attend. If you have colleagues who were part of the […]

UND to host Droning On: Great Lakes Edition Oct. 13-15

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The Federal Aviation Administration has nine national regions within the U.S. Each region is expanding outreach with in-person events. The goal is to highlight the societal, economic and educational benefits of drones for the general public through a series of events focusing on different audiences. The event is entirely free and open to the public. […]

Celebrate First-Gen Day on Nov. 8

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On Tuesday, Nov. 8, UND will be celebrating First-Gen Day in recognition and support of our many first-generation students. About 20% of the UND student body is classified as first-gen, meaning their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) have not completed a bachelor’s degree. UND offers a robust set of services in support of these students, which […]

TTaDA offering opportunity for midterm student feedback

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Take advantage of the opportunity for midterm student feedback! Consider requesting a Small Group Instructional Diagnosis today. There is tremendous value in checking in with students and their learning while a course is in progress, especially given that the context for teaching has shifted dramatically in the last few years. Small Group Instructional Diagnosis is a […]

Flu shots now available for students, faculty & staff

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Flu shots are now available on campus for students, faculty and staff at the following locations and times. Prefer to get your flu shot through the Student Health Services Clinic? Students can schedule an appointment online; faculty and staff can call the clinic’s phone below. In addition to flu shots, Student Health Services has licensed […]

UND Homecoming Week is Sept. 26 through Oct. 1

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The UND Alumni Association & Foundation will host Homecoming 2022 Sept. 26 – Oct. 1. As a fall tradition that’s been part of UND for more than 100 years, Homecoming is a special time on campus every year, said DeAnna Carlson Zink, CEO of the UND Alumni Association & Foundation. “Current students get a chance […]