Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 16

February 16, 2018

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 16


Bismarck State College
Job Fair set for March 1 at BSC

Dakota College at Bottineau
DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee

Dickinson State University
DSU’s School of Business and Entrepreneurship receives 2018 LEAD awards
Dickinson State band students enjoy an orchestral weekend
Dickinson State Theatre presents “Time Stands Still” opening Feb. 22
Putting the Fun in Fundraising- the Inaugural Sweating for Scholarships
Dickinson State celebrates Black History Month
Hawk’s Perch – February 2018

Lake Region State College
LRSC faculty earns honor

Mayville State University
MSU’s biology program graduates enjoy great career and educational opportunities

Minot State University
Minot State adds three criminal justice minors
English students selected to present at Sigma Tau Delta International Convention
Anderson wins Minot Symphony Orchestra’s Young Composers Competition

North Dakota State College of Science
Nihilism expert speaks at NDSCS

North Dakota State University
NDSU students take third place in snowplow competition
NDSU researchers examine dolls/trucks choices by babies
Faculty member honored by national architecture group
NDSU nursing students receive state awards
NDSU event to showcase African culture, heritage
NDSU coordinating Lakota language revitalization event
Nursing faculty member named Nurse Educator of the Year
Three Minute Thesis competition, Graduate Student Showcase to highlight graduate student research
Command performance – Dicamba training draws a crowd
 Garden club to learn about growing apples
Soil Health Minute: Grazing cover crops
NDSU Extension direct contacts top 1 million
Date set for Woodlands and High Plains Powwow at NDSU
NDSU’s Darwin Day Teaches Community About Life Sciences
NDSU Saddles Up for 92nd International Livestock Show
Fundraiser Helping Former NDSU Engineering Student Battling Cancer

University of North Dakota
Talking about tough topics
U.S. Presidents and UND
Knack for giftedness
Passion for preservation
Going for gold

Valley City State University
MLK performer Stephon Ferguson to present at VCSU Feb. 26
What our enrollment growth tells us about VCSU

Williston State College
WSC Enrollment Numbers Released

North Dakota University System
New report highlights distance education facets