Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 5, 2016

February 5, 2016

Media Coverage Summary Colleges

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 5.


Bismarck State College

Journal accepts Schreck paper
BSC ensemble sells songs for Valentine’s Day
BSC students awarded technical scholarships
Academic scholarships awarded to 238 BSC students

Dakota College at Bottineau

Garden Project donates 1.4 million pounds of produce

Dickinson State University
Feb. 7 recital featuring DSU faculty to benefit Amen Food Pantry
Dickinson State is honored with National Award in the 2015 Collegiate Advertising Awards Program
Impressions magazine calls for submissions for 2016 edition
Roping and Reciting: Presenting Cowboy Poet Rodney Nelson Feb. 11
Date selected for inauguration of Dickinson State’s 12th president

Lake Region State College

Music Department Gives the Gift of Music
Baby Boomers go to college

Mayville State University
MaSU to host area teachers for day of professional development
Million-dollar gift is changing lives
Olson speaks to Business Income Taxation class

Minot State University
MSU offering more scholarships than before to all students
Minot State art professor to lead students on trip to China
Almost five years after devastating flood, Minot tries to rise above the water
Minot Symphony Orchestra to Present Family Concert
Rocking the community

North Dakota State College of Science
‘Give Kids A Smile’ event returns to NDSCS

North Dakota State University
NDSU research could change wind power grid
Vietnam vet honored, thanks to granddaughter’s fight
NDSU Innovation Challenge Asks Students to Effect Change with Innovation
NDSU Graduate School to host competition that challenges students to communicate the importance of research
NDSU expert offers 10 ways for homeowners to save energy and money
University press has new name
Spectrum newspaper earns awards
Black History Month events scheduled at NDSU
Tree selections introduced

University of North Dakota
UND’s Collin Hanson named national Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Leader of the Year
UND online recognized for affordability
UND to host annual FIRST LEGO League Championship
UND spring 2016 Space Studies Colloquium Series hosts NASA’s Michael Watson
UND’s Iseminger receives regional history award
Social Work Welcomes New Faculty
Stone Soup Award Nomination
Child Welfare Research

Valley City State University
The Power of Encouragement and Celebration
Hotline Newsletter

Williston State College
WSC’s Art Instructor’s Work Recognized

North Dakota University System
Envisioning the Future of Education
Board updated on cabinet studies
Joint meeting ‘historic’ between lawmakers, Board
Higher Ed Committee Meets with State Board of Higher Education