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Kathleen Coudle-King awarded $5,000 Individual Artist Fellowship

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Kathleen Coudle-King, associate teaching professor of English, has been awarded a $5,000 Individual Artist Fellowship by the North Dakota Council on the Arts. Coudle-King was one of two artists awarded in the disciplines of dance and theater, alongside Aparupa Chatterjee, a choreographer and dancer from Fargo. Coudle-King, a playwright who also serves as executive director […]

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RAIN program receives Rural Health ‘Excellence in DEI’ Award

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Rain program staff stand with award

UND’s Recruitment & Retention of American Indians into Nursing (RAIN) program was recognized with the Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award at the Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health on June 6, 2023. The award recognizes outstanding commitment and significant contributions in advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in North Dakota healthcare. “We are […]

Mary Beth Votava receives GrowthWheel Certification

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The North Dakota Small Business Development Centers (ND SBDC) announces that Mary Beth Votava has successfully completed the GrowthWheel program and is now officially recognized as a GrowthWheel certified business advisor and GrowthWheel certified partner. The ND SBDC says that, since joining in July 2000, Mary Beth has consistently demonstrated her dedication to the program […]

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UND Peer Research Consultants highlighted in special issue of ‘Reference Service Review’

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Chester Fritz Library

Karlene Clark, reference service librarian for Chester Fritz Library, and a recent UND graduate are co-authors on an article published in a special issue of Reference Service Review. The journal’s issue (Volume 51, Issue 2) focused specifically on peer research student assistants in libraries. The UND-associated article is titled “’I want my PRC’: engagement of […]

UND Flying Team soars at SAFECON 2023

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The University of North Dakota Flying Team has once again found success on the national stage, taking second place overall and winning several individual events at the 2023 National Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference contest, hosted this year in Oshkosh, Wisc., May 8-13. In similar results to last year’s SAFECON competition, UND took home the […]

‘GeoTinkers’ win $10,000 grand prize at Middleton Business Plan Competition

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Ten teams of UND students competed for a $10,000 grand prize in the Middleton Business Plan Competition held April 21-22, hosted by the University’s Nistler College of Business & Public Administration. Open to all students, the competition is a comprehensive program of workshops and collaborations with UND faculty and partners such as the North Dakota […]

UND Memorial Union architects win design award

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The University of North Dakota and its student-centered Memorial Union had another moment to shine recently at the annual conference for the Association of College Unions International in Boston. Memorial Union Director Cheryl Grew-Gillen said UND was part of the organization’s Architecture & Design Showcase featuring student union projects from across the country. UND Memorial Union architects — WTW Architects of Pittsburgh and […]

UND team named FAA Data Challenge finalist

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A team of UND Aerospace students has been named a finalist in the FAA’s first-ever Data Challenge, a national competition that offers as top prize a $25,000 award. The FAA Data Challenge focuses on the use of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to address aviation-related problems and opportunities. The competition invites teams from U.S.-based colleges […]

UND Wind Ensemble performed at North Dakota Music Educators Association Conference

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The University of North Dakota Wind Ensemble, selected through a juried process, presented a feature performance at the 2023 North Dakota Music Educators Association Conference. Held in Bismarck last week, the conference was attended by hundreds of professional music educators from North Dakota, as well as talented high school students selected for the All-State Bands, […]

UND senior Sydney Menne selected for 2023 Matthew Isakowitz Fellowship

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Sydney Menne, a UND senior and one of the University’s most honored current students, has landed yet another prestigious fellowship. The 2023 Marshall Scholar and Rhodes Scholarship finalist from Shoreview, Minn., has been awarded the 2023 Matthew Isakowitz Fellowship. She’ll intern this summer at the space launch company Astra in Alameda, Calif. Menne is one of only 30 […]

‘Food for Thought’ takes cake at UND Three Minute Thesis competition

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The School of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the winners of the 7th Annual 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) competition that was held Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the Memorial Union. Congratulations to the top three presenters in 2023. First Place: Danielle Germundson-Hermanson, doctoral student in Clinical and Translational Science, “Food for Thought: Depression, Food Allergy, and […]

David Flynn

UND’s David Flynn to speak at 2023 Regional Economic Conditions Conference on Jan. 13

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David Flynn

David Flynn, professor of economics and finance, will represent North Dakota during the sixth annual Regional Economic Conditions Conference on Friday, Jan. 13. The half-day, virtual conference, hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, features presentations and panel discussions with representatives from states in the Ninth Federal Reserve District. For Flynn, this will be […]

UND Alumni Association & Foundation receives seven CASE District VI Institutional Awards

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The UND Alumni Association & Foundation (UNDAAF) received seven awards in the 2022 Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Best of District VI Institutional Awards. CASE District VI represents educational institutions in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming. The awards were received in the following categories: Photography: Portraits […]

UND Wellness Center receives 2022 Employer of the Year Award from The Arc Upper Valley

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The University of North Dakota Wellness Center recently received the Employer of the Year Award for 2022 from The Arc Upper Valley as part of the organization’s 2022 Impact Awards honoring peoples’ and other organizations’ contributions to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Wellness Center was nominated by the Grand Forks Public Schools Adult […]

Michelle Sauer

Michelle M. Sauer receives Award for Scholarly Achievement from Southeastern Medieval Association

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Michelle Sauer

Michelle M. Sauer, Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of English & Gender Studies, is the winner of this year’s Award for Scholarly Achievement from the Southeastern Medieval Association. The organization’s awards committee, led by President Anne Latowsky, associate professor of French at the University of South Florida, said Sauer is a “trailblazing researcher” in the fields […]