University of North Dakota campus successes – May

May 25, 2016

UND attracts another major COBRE grant

Chester Fritz Disguised Professor of Biomedicine Brij Singh, the lead scientist in a $10.7 million COBRE grant project to investigate questions surrounding infectious diseases, recently received the first $2-plus million installment of the grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

 

UND Space Studies crew spends 10 days in isolation in Lunar-Mars Habitat

An all-female international team of three graduate students boarded the University of North Dakota’s Inflatable Lunar-Mars Habitat in April for a sealed, 10-day mission inside. The crew successfully emerged from its isolation on May 6 after conducting a series of scientific tests that included monitoring their own health levels.

 

UND’s Denning takes top honors in international fashion merchandizing competition

Members of the University of North Dakota’s DECA won big at the DECA International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C.  The biggest winner was marketing major Elizabeth Denning, who won first in fashion merchandizing against students from such schools as the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City.

 

160514_commencement_058 160514_commencement_062 160514_commencement_067 160514_commencement_070

General Spring Commencement at the Alerus Center, Grand Forks

General Spring Commencement at the Alerus Center, Grand Forks

UND Spring Commencement

UND Spring Commencement

160514_commencementDSC_4235

Albertin Cooper

Albertin Cooper

A son helps his mother try on his cap and gown after commencement ceremonies are over at the Alerus Center. His mother traveled from Nigeria to see her son graduate.

A son helps his mother try on his cap and gown after commencement ceremonies are over at the Alerus Center.
His mother traveled from Nigeria to see her son graduate.

UND Spring General Commencement

UND Spring General Commencement

160514_commencement_003 160514_commencement_006 160514_commencement_014 160514_commencement_015 160514_commencement_023 160514_commencement_024 160514_commencement_035 160514_commencement_038 160514_commencement_047 160514_commencement_056