Media Coverage Summary – March 18, 2016

March 18, 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, March 18.


Bismarck State College
Bismarck State College to host energy open house
BSC faculty exhibit reception set for March 24

Dakota College at Bottineau
Are Your Electronic Devices Secure?

Dickinson State University
DSU’s Ty Orton to be featured on NBC-TV
DSU Ranked Among Best Value Colleges for Online Accounting Degree
Stark Development Corporation donates 50K to DSU Heritage Foundation

Lake Region State College
Drama students recognized
Kelsey Schlenk first four-time national qualifier
Marketing students advance

Mayville State University
SMHS Dean attends MSU concert
The halls are alive with the sound of music
DECA members successful at state conference
Sparkling Affair 2016 is a dazzling experience
HPER facility replacement project reaches completion 

Minot State University
MSU event on fracking in America
‘Scan Day’ To Preserve Historical Materials
Books all around: Val Stadick surrounds herself with books
Authors rail against fracking at MSU event
MSU theater’s ‘heart and soul’ delivers final act
Science Olympiad At MSU
Polish University Could Enter Co-op with MSU

North Dakota State College of Science
Nelson named executive director of Alumni/Foundation
Nelson promoted at NDSCS
Student news
Length, amount of credits for nursing program to be adjusted
NDSCS promotes Vangsness Frisch to lead new Student Affairs Area
NDSCS-Fargo to hold Program Preview Day for prospective Students

North Dakota State University
NDSU launches center to study diagnosis, treatment of pancreatic cancer
NDSU event encourages nontraditional students to consider higher education
NDSU students are cloning tumors for personalized cancer treatments
NDSU expert launches online game to help homeowners save energy
NDSU to hold W-Challenge writing contest
Nursing professor to serve on tribal health advisory committee
‘Women Behind the Plow’ exhibit to be featured at NDSU Library
Two NDSU students doing work that can potentially change cancer treatments… with just a 3D printer
NDSU offering evening of educational possibilities for women
NDSU statisticians come up with a model to predict the NCAA Tournament
Out of India: Ag agent serves Cavalier County from Langdon
McNair Scholar finds niche through undergraduate research opportunities
North Dakota students earn national art and writing awards
NDSU center to host Midwest Sales Symposium

University of North Dakota
State Board of Higher Education appoints Mark Kennedy UND president
Gender genetics
Atomic tales
‘As we are’
Science Day is Saturday, April 23
Jondle to present at annual meeting of the American Association of Immunologists
UND’s Saleh Faruque publishes another ‘Made Easy’ book for his series electrical engineering concepts
Nominations sought for Kupchella Preventive Medicine and Wellness Awards
Hundreds of region’s K-12 students to experience radio connection with astronauts on the ISS

Valley City State University
VCSU: A Learner-Centered Organization

Williston State College
Easter Bunny Visits WSC
Diesel Technology Instructor Receives Two ASE Certifications
Two New WSC Employees on United Way Board

North Dakota University System
Board talks goals, budget
Board names Kennedy next UND president
CTS: Don’t get hooked by ‘phishers’
Foundation members named