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Second HLC Assurance Argument feedback session is Jan. 17

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A key report – several years in the making – that’s vital to UND’s bid for another 10 years of institutional accreditation will be made public this week, and comments from readers are welcome. The report, called the Assurance Argument, is a written document that gives UND the chance to tell its story as an institution to […]

HLC Assurance Argument feedback sessions are Jan. 11 and 17

Categories: Campus News

A key report – several years in the making – that’s vital to UND’s bid for another 10 years of institutional accreditation will be made public this week, and comments from readers are welcome. The report, called the Assurance Argument, is a written document that gives UND the chance to tell its story as an institution to […]

MLK Day Brunch and Day of Service is Jan. 15

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UND’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion invites everyone for the annual MLK Day Brunch and Day of Service starting at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, in the Memorial Union Ballroom. This year’s focus is on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Beloved Community,” a society in which caring and compassion drive policies and support the […]

Town Halls scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 24

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The UND community is invited to two virtual Town Halls on Wednesday, Jan. 24. Hosted by President Andrew Armacost and fellow University administrators, Town Halls are an opportunity for question-and-answer discussions and feedback on all things UND. The faculty and staff session will be from noon to 1 p.m. The session for students and families […]

HLC Assurance Argument feedback sessions are Jan. 11 and 17

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UND’s Higher Learning Commission Committee invites the University community to two Assurance Argument feedback sessions on Thursday, Jan. 11, and Wednesday, Jan. 17, hosted in the Memorial Union’s Small Ballroom. UND is nearing the completion of another 10-year reaffirmation of accreditation cycle from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) this academic year. This comprehensive evaluation of […]

MLK Day Brunch and Day of Service is Jan. 15

Categories: Campus News

UND’s Office of Diversity & Inclusion invites everyone for the annual MLK Day Brunch and Day of Service starting at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, in the Memorial Union Ballroom. This year’s focus is on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Beloved Community,” a society in which caring and compassion drive policies and support the […]

Winter Commencement ceremonies are Dec. 14, 15

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Nearly 900 students will be eligible to cross the stage during 2023’s Winter Commencement ceremonies at the University of North Dakota, with UND President Andy Armacost presiding. Ceremonies on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 14 and 15, will take place at the Chester Fritz Auditorium. The Professional & Graduate Degrees Ceremony is Thursday at 3 p.m., […]

UND’s Brian Urlacher named to Fulbright Specialist Program

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Brian Urlacher, professor and chair of political science and public administration, has been named a 2023 Fulbright Specialist. The Fulbright Specialist Program, established in 2001 as part of the larger Fulbright Program, pairs highly qualified U.S. academics and professionals with host institutions abroad to share in expertise, strengthen institutional and international linkages, and learn about […]

Phil Goldblum

Phil Goldblum named Deputy CIO at UND

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Phil Goldblum

Phil Goldblum has been named deputy chief information officer at UND. Goldblum was selected for the role by UND CIO Madhavi Marasinghe. His start date is Dec. 11, 2023. “It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of our new Deputy CIO, Phil Goldblum, whose wealth of experience and innovative thinking will undoubtedly […]

Phil Goldblum

Phil Goldblum named Deputy CIO at UND

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Phil Goldblum

Phil Goldblum has been named deputy chief information officer at UND. Goldblum was selected for the role by UND CIO Madhavi Marasinghe. His start date is Dec. 11, 2023. “It is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of our new Deputy CIO, Phil Goldblum, whose wealth of experience and innovative thinking will undoubtedly […]

Merie Kirby named director of Honors Program

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Merie Kirby has been appointed to the position of director of the Honors Program at UND. The appointment was made by Karyn Plumm, UND’s vice provost of undergraduate studies and student success. Kirby has been with the UND Honors Program since 2012, most recently as a teaching associate professor. In that capacity, she has taught […]

Scott Snyder

Scott Snyder named next VP for Research & Economic Development

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Scott Snyder

UND President Andrew Armacost has named Scott Snyder as Vice President for Research & Economic Development following a national search. With more than 20 years of higher education experience, Snyder is both a supporter of research and student success, who has focused on building research opportunities for both faculty and students, while engaging industry partners. […]

Faculty sessions with The Conversation scheduled for Nov. 8

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On Wednesday, Nov. 8, Bruce Wilson, an executive with The Conversation, will be on campus to host informational sessions for faculty members who’d like to learn more about writing for that organization. Faculty who are interested are welcome to attend any of the sessions listed below. Wilson is a co-founder of The Conversation and currently […]