Media Coverage Summary – July 29, 2016

July 29, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, July 29.


Bismarck State College
BSC announces recipients of the Carley Family Scholarship
Chesak Family Scholarships awarded to 2016-17 freshman
BSC Foundation awards academic scholarships for 2016-17 school year

Dakota College at Bottineau
DCB Announces New Athletic Director

Dickinson State University
Parsons hired as VPFA for Dickinson State
Nichols offering way to explore the world of performing arts
Professor of history at DSU to have contributions published

Lake Region State College
Duane Schwab inducted into NCJAA Hall of Fame
LRSC College for Kids a success – Photo
Four LRSC teams recognized by NJCAA

Mayville State University
2016 marks the tenth anniversary of the Sportsmen’s Raffle
Edson and Margaret Larson Alumni and Leadership Center provides home for numerous pieces of original artwork
July After Hours social held at Soholt home

Minot State University
Minot State University Training Students to Recognize Autism
North Dakota’s early hearing detection program gets federal grant
Autism Assessment Tool Shared at MSU
Rainy day parade

North Dakota State College of Science
NDSCS students earn awards at SkillsUSA Championships
Skills USA

North Dakota State University
Retired NDSU professor transforms church of field stones to home
Range Management School to be held at ND 4-H Camp near Washburn
NDSU Pharmacy students share life-changing experience
Oakes irrigation research site field day set
Nutrient Management Day set for Aug. 23
NDSU faculty member named ACS fellow
‘What is more sustainable than plants?’ NDSU researchers studying renewable plastics
NDSU Receives Grant To Help In The Fight Against Cancer
Immunization center receives cancer education grant
NDSU School of Nursing awarded grant for rural health care education
School of Nursing receives grant to advance care in rural areas
Engineering graduate oversees major construction projects
NDSU Sharing the Latest Research in Agriculture with Local Farmers
Inaugural Symposium on Materials from Renewables Held at NDSU
First International Symposium on Materials from Renewables Held at NDSU
Middle schoolers get hands on experience with science and technology at NDSU’s STEM Kids Camp
NDSU IPM program helps producers, gardeners manage pests
NDSU Field Day continues in Williston
An NDSU study shows that a babies birth weight may correlate with how close the mother lives to dangerous rising waters
Living near big flood can mean smaller baby, NDSU study shows
‘Something has to be done’: NDSU grad student from Brazil conducts Zika research

University of North Dakota
Goal oriented
Open for business
On the big stage
Throwing the wrong switch
UND Summer Commencement ceremony set for Friday, Aug. 5, at the Chester Fritz Auditorium
UND Space Studies students headed to Mexico for international conference
UND summer undergraduate students present research
Norwegian heritage records surpass 1,600 volumes at the UND’s Department of Special Collections
Legislative Attorney John Walstad, ’78, Set to Retire

Valley City State University
12 VCSU Viking athletic teams receive Scholar-Team Award
A Vision Realized

Williston State College
TrainND Provides Home For Williston Native Chef
WSC Hosts Relay for Life’s Paint Your World Purple Event
Karissa Kjos Joins WSC Staff

North Dakota University System
Challenge Funds distributed