Category Archives: Campus News

Use this category for blog posts related to new from the various campuses

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, April 29

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 29.   Bismarck State College BSC campus hosts community raku, arts crawl, and graphics show This Sunday’s Conversations at BSC features the Dust Bowl years BSC Student Named to the 2016 All-North Dakota… Read More »

OER use to save students $$$

Students could begin saving money thanks to an initiative sponsored by the N.D. Legislature and actively fostered by the North Dakota University System. The drive to implement more Open Educational Resources is progressing forward after receiving widespread support from state lawmakers and the university system’s network of 11 public colleges and universities. Partnered with the… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 22, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 22.   Bismarck State College Transgender advocate shares her story of ‘Becoming Darcy’ April 27 at BSC ‘Walk Across North Dakota’ book starts week of BSC events Student loan forgiveness available to… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 8, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 1.   Bismarck State College Fall Priority Registration for current BSC students is open BSC ArtsQuest underway with concert and sculptor Steve Lillegard BSC receives national nursing accreditation Choral concert set for… Read More »

Commencement dates announced

Next month thousands of graduates will walk across the stage at commencement ceremonies throughout the state’s 11 public colleges and universities. The ceremonies will largely take place the weekend of May 13-14, although two will happen before and after. The schedule for the ceremonies is below. All times are Central Standard Time, except as otherwise noted. Bismarck… Read More »

Challenge Grants awarded

The North Dakota Higher Education Challenge Grant Committee has awarded more grants to some of the state’s public colleges and universities. Dickinson State University, Lake Region State College, Minot State University, North Dakota State College of Science, North Dakota State University, University of North Dakota and Williston State College were all awarded grants last week… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 1, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 1.   Bismarck State College BSC-Dakota Nursing faculty selected as writer for national nursing exam   Dakota College at Bottineau St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Awards   Dickinson State University DSU bands… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – March 24, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, March 25.   Bismarck State College BSC Summer Session registration begins March 21 Community raku prep underway at BSC Volk awarded BSC’s Jack Fellowship BSC musical ‘Legally Blonde’ opens April 6   Dakota… Read More »

Dickinson State University campus successes – March

DSU students volunteer to meet needs of Dickinson community In early January, Perzen Polishwalla, the director of international programs at Dickinson State University, received a special request. Representatives from Dickinson’s Community Action and Head Start programs were in desperate need of translators for French, African, Vietnamese and Spanish languages and were hoping the students, staff and… Read More »

Lake Region State College campus successes – March

Theater students recognized Lake Region State College students recently were recognized for acting ability and creativity in costume design and construction. Bailey Pelchat and Paige Prekker received the Irene Ryan acting scholarship nomination for their performances in Five Women Wearing the Same Dress. Hannah Hardcastle, who also starred in the show, will be nominated for… Read More »

North Dakota State University campus successes – March

NDSU researchers to receive major grant to establish pancreatic cancer research center NDSU researchers Sanku Mallik and D.K. Srivastava are receiving an Institutional Development Award Center for Biomedical Research Excellence grant of up to $9.62 million. The grant is being used to establish a research center aimed at early diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer.… Read More »

University of North Dakota campus successes – March

UND History Professor Writes Book on Nuclear Weapons University of North Dakota History Professor Albert Berger— a long-time teacher and researcher about atomic weapons — just released Life and Times of the Atomic Bomb: Nuclear Weapons and the Transformation of Warfare, a book about this compelling subject.  Berger, who’s been teaching a class on atomic weapons regularly since 1988, tells this story… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – March 18, 2016

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?  … Read More »

Board talks goals, budget

Budget allotments, Envision 2030 meeting among agenda items at State Board of Higher Education meeting After taking the morning to select the new president for the University of North Dakota, the State Board of Higher Education wasted no time in getting down to other important business this week. Among the most vital agenda items were… Read More »