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Library of the Health Sciences Presidents Day hours listed

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The Library of the Health Sciences will observe the following hours of operation during Presidents Day weekend: Friday, Feb. 12 – 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 13 – 1 to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 14 – 1 to 5 p.m.; Monday, Feb. 15 (Presidents Day) – 10 a.m. to midnight.

Anita Kemnitz awarded for employee suggestion

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Anita Kemnitz, payroll specialist in the Payroll Office, is the recipient of a Suggestion Incentive Award for her successful suggestion to purchase paper in bulk quantities. Anita’s suggestion was adopted by UND in January, 2009, and produced a savings of close to $1,800 for the first year. Vice President Alice Brekke presented Anita with a […]

UND law professor writes human rights brief for U.S. Supreme Court

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UND Law professor Gregory S. Gordon filed a “friend of the court” brief with the United States Supreme Court in a case against a former Somali prime minister accused of torture. He is the first UND law professor to write such a brief—dubbed “amicus curiae” in legal parlance—for the U.S. Supreme Court. Other amicus brief […]

Nursing class makes contribution to alma mater

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The December 2009 Nursing graduates have made a financial gift to their alma mater. All members of the graduating class contributed to the gift, which they have asked to be used to support the building fund at the College. “I am so honored to accept this class gift,” said Julie Anderson, dean of nursing. “As […]

Library of the Health Sciences Presidents Day hours listed

Categories: Announcements

The Library of the Health Sciences will observe the following hours of operation during Presidents Day weekend: Friday, Feb. 12 – 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, Feb. 13 – 1 to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 14 – 1 to 5 p.m.; Monday, Feb. 15 (Presidents Day) – 10 a.m. to midnight.

Chester Fritz Library Presidents Day hours listed

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The Chester Fritz Library will observe the following hours of operation during Presidents Day weekend: Saturday, Feb. 13 – 1 to 5 p.m.; Sunday, Feb. 14 – Library closed; Monday, Feb. 15 (Presidents Day) – 1 p.m. to midnight

Monday, Feb. 15, is Presidents Day

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Monday, Feb. 15, Presidents Day, will be observed as a holiday by faculty and staff members of the University. Only those employees designated by their department heads will be required to work on this holiday.

Report icy conditions to Facilities Management

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The weather has caused icy conditions on our parking lots, roads and sidewalks. We will continue to salt and sand to reduce the slipperiness as much as possible. Please report any hazardous conditions to Facilities, 777-2591. There are some things that you can do to help reduce the risk of falling on ice. Here are […]

Donate used jewelry for children's benefit

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The North Dakota Museum of Art is preparing for their fifth annual Children’s Program Benefit, titled “Antique to Chic.” The event will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 9 (Mother’s Day). This costume and vintage jewelry sale and raffle benefits the summer arts day camps and children’s program at the Museum. Donations […]

SPEC awards mini-grants to seven programs

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The UND Summer Programs and Events Council (SPEC) recently awarded $19,715 in mini-grants to six individuals to aid in the expansion, redesign and creation of their summer courses and programs. The Start-Up Mini-Grant Program funding is used to support UND faculty and staff in the development, marketing and start-up costs of summer on-campus programming. The […]

Residence Life newsletter available online

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You can now read the residence life newsletter online at http://www.housing.und.edu/reshalls/RLU-Fall2009.pdf. The Fall newsletter focuses on residence hall staff training efforts, a staff member spotlight and the Residence Life House Calls Program.

2009 CIRP College Senior Survey available online

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The results are in for the 2009 CIRP College Senior Survey (CSS). The CSS asks senior students about their behaviors, both inside and out of the classroom, their values and educational goals, and their attitudes regarding their collegiate experiences. Overall, UND scored fairly well on this survey, scoring significantly better than other public universities on […]

Core Technology Services final recommendations available online

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Final recommendations resulting from the Core Technology Services forums and CIO Box Lunch sessions during the Fall 2009 and Spring 2010 semesters are now becoming available and posted on the CIO web site at http://cio.und.edu . Additional recommendations will be posted as they become available, so please check the web site frequently. Please review the […]