Media Coverage Summary – Aug. 18

August 18, 2017

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 18


Bismarck State College
BSC and VCSU announce collaborative elementary education bachelor’s degree

Dakota College at Bottineau
Paramedic Technology Program has Record Enrollment

Dickinson State University
DSU President: ‘We’re in very good shape’
Biology faculty at DSU attend Genome Consortium for Active Teaching Workshop
Dr. Varney participates in panel discussion to be aired on C-SPAN

Lake Region State College
Orientation schedule

Mayville State University
President Hagen gives state of the university address, announces he will retire in 2018
Farmers Bowl is just around the corner!
Comet Athletic Club sponsoring Sportsmen’s Raffle and social event to raise academic scholarships for MSU student athletes – Tickets on sale now!

Minot State University
NDCPD awarded Administration for Community Living Core Grant

North Dakota State College of Science
NDSCS to begin 115th academic year August 21

North Dakota State University
NDSU graduate student develops new way to battle mosquitos
Extension offers ‘Powerful Tools for Caregivers’
Using drought stressed field crops as emergency forages
Kids learn coding, computing and character design in video gaming
NDSU Puts on One-Act Play to Teach Kids How to Deal with Conflict
PPG Foundation Donates $40,000 to NDSU Foundation and Alumni Association to Benefit Coatings and Polymeric Materials Department at North Dakota State University
NDSU hosting first Cow Efficiency Congress
NDSU physics department to offer safe viewing of eclipse
Wenzel throws out first pitch at Twins game
Hay lottery to benefit growers in ND, SD and MT
Researcher helping save rare, iconic trees
Meeting the enemy up close: ND, MN aggies learn about Palmer amaranth
Exhibit featuring Jewish contributions to North Dakota comes to Bonanzaville

University of North Dakota
Total eclipse of the sun
All creatures small and smaller
Driven to learn
Champions of change
Robots rock

Valley City State University
Longtime coach DeVries named VCSU athletic director
Introduction of new faculty

Williston State College
Second Annual Teton WOW Kicks off Sunday
Hockey Standout Goes D1
State Funds Available for Dual-Credit Instruction

North Dakota University System