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June 14 video from President Armacost

Categories: Featured, Spotlight

Summer greetings President Armacost offers summer greetings, and hopes the peace of summer has settled in as the campus takes a breather and prepares for the fall semester. He notes that today, Tuesday, June 14, is Primary Day in North Dakota and hopes everyone has expressed their voice at the ballot box. He offers a […]

Sougata Roy receives $600,000 to study advanced manufacturing processes

Categories: Featured, Research

Sougata Roy, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has received a $600,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Defense’s Office of Naval Research to study advanced manufacturing processes. The award, which will provide funding over three years, comes as part of the DoD’s Defense Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (DEPSCoR) program. Roy has been named […]

UND Flying Team takes honors at 2022 National SAFECON competition

Categories: Featured, Honors

The University of North Dakota Flying Team took second place overall at the 2022 National Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference (SAFECON) contest – the first in-person event since UND’s championship run in 2019. This year’s meet was hosted by The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. At SAFECON, UND has placed first or second 32 […]

Volunteers sought for Northern Thunder Air & Space Expo June 18

Categories: Bulletin Board, Featured

For the first time in over a decade, the Air Force’s premier aerial demonstration team, the Thunderbirds, will perform at Grand Forks Air Force Base at the Northern Thunder Air & Space Expo on Saturday, June 18. This event is free and open to the public. The gates open at 8:30 a.m. and flying begins at […]

Remembering Kristi Swartz

Categories: Featured, In Remembrance

With deep regret, we announce the passing of Kristi Rae Swartz, Senior Instructional Designer at the Teaching Transformation and Development Academy (TTaDA). Kristi peacefully passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2022, surrounded by her family at home. She was 54. Kristi was employed at the University of North Dakota for the past 28 years in […]