Category Archives: Campus News

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

Media Coverage Summary – June 22

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jun 22   Bismarck State College >Industry leaders step up to fill cybersecurity roles through support of BSC program BSC announces President’s Honor Roll for Spring 2018   Dakota College at Bottineau High… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – June 8

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jun 8   Bismarck State College BSC faculty and staff receive promotions and excellence awards   Dakota College at Bottineau Dickinson State Visits Dakota College at Bottineau   Dickinson State University “The How… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – June 1

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jun 1   Bismarck State College BSC faculty and staff receive promotions and excellence awards   Dakota College at Bottineau Dickinson State Visits Dakota College at Bottineau   Dickinson State University Dickinson State… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, May 25

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 25   Bismarck State College BSC faculty and staff receive promotions and excellence awards   Dakota College at Bottineau Dickinson State Visits Dakota College at Bottineau   Dickinson State University Dickinson State… Read More »

Commencement!

Commencement photos from throughout North Dakota University System   Bismarck State College   Dakota College at Bottineau   Dickinson State University   Lake Region State College   Mayville State University   Minot State University   North Dakota State College of Science   North Dakota State University University of North Dakota   Valley City State University… Read More »

Bismarck State College campus successes

BSC Carpentry House wins top honors in Spring Parade of Homes Each year BSC’s carpentry students learn all aspects of their trade by building a home that then goes on the market with proceeds benefitting the program. This year’s home, built at 3926 Meridian Drive in Bismarck, has been named Bismarck Mandan Homebuilders Association’s 2018… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes

DCB Recognizes the First LEAP Graduates Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB) is proud to announce the first LEAP (Leading to Education and Advanced Preparation) program graduates. Designed for high schools, LEAP allows high school students to earn a Certificate of College Studies alongside their high school diploma. This spring DCB graduates seven students from this… Read More »

Dickinson State University campus successes

Bowditch and Hicks speak at 2018 commencement ceremony Dickinson State University students Carlie Bowditch and Mackenzie Hicks addressed the graduates at the 98th spring commencement ceremony Saturday, May 12, during which the University awarded 168 baccalaureate degrees and 34 associate degrees. Bowditch, from Sylvania, Saskatchewan, Canada, is the daughter of Ryan and Joline Bowditch. She graduated… Read More »

Lake Region State College campus successes

Tande earns excellence in education honor A trailblazer in providing students free, online textbooks; coordinator of study abroad adventures; and innovator in curriculum development has been recognized with Lake Region State College’s annual teaching excellence award. Teresa Tande, Lake Region State College Associate Professor of English, Communications, and Humanities, has been awarded the Excellence in Education… Read More »

Mayville State University campus successes

First MaSU MAT graduates participate in spring commencement The first graduates of MaSU’s first-ever master’s degree program, the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT), participated in the spring commencement ceremony. The online program provides a graduate-level teacher preparation program for non-teaching bachelor’s degree graduates seeking to become licensed teachers in North Dakota, and directly impacts… Read More »

Minot State University campus successes

Minot State holds 104th Commencement Minot State University held its 104th Commencement Exercise for Master’s, Bachelors, and Associate degree candidates May 11 at the Minot State Dome. Roger Looyenga, ’68, gave the alumni address, while students Juria (Bigelow) Wiechmann and Jordan Torgunrud were featured speakers. Minot State Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. David Rolandson;… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes

NDSCS Holds Commencement Ceremony NDSCS awarded degrees, diplomas and certificates to graduates from Wahpeton, Fargo and online programs on Friday, May 11 in the Ed Werre Arena located in the Clair T. Blikre Activities Center on the Wahpeton campus. Six hundred ninety students were scheduled to graduate.   NDSCS RN programs receive initial accreditation The Accreditation Commission for… Read More »

North Dakota State University campus successes

NDSU’s four-year graduation rate increases 10 percent NDSU’s commencement ceremonies were held May 12, with 2,300 students eligible to participate. The university’s efforts to improve graduation rates showed positive results, with a 10 percent increase in the four-year graduation rate for first-time, full-time students between the fall 2013 and fall 2008 classes.   NDSU students receive prestigious… Read More »

University of North Dakota campus successes

UND Space Studies completes fifth NASA-funded mission in Lunar Mars Habitat The University of North Dakota’s Inflatable Lunar Mars Habitat (ILMH) held three UND-affiliated volunteers for the first weeks of May to complete the fifth NASA-funded mission of its kind. Pablo de Leon, faculty member in the Space Studies program, directs the UND Human Spaceflight… Read More »

Valley City State University campus successes

VCSU spring commencement held May 12 VCSU held its 126th spring commencement exercises Saturday morning, May 12, in W.E. Osmon Fieldhouse. A total of 174 students—155 undergraduates and 19 graduate students—were candidates for degrees in the spring 2018 term. Interim President Margaret Dahlberg directed the ceremony, and Don Morton, chair of the North Dakota State Board of Higher… Read More »

Williston State College campus successes

Housing Costs Drop at WSC WSC has reduced its double occupancy rates for Frontier Hall to $2,000 per semester and also provides housing scholarships. WSC offers a Regional Housing Scholarship for $1,000 per semester and an Out-of-Region Housing Scholarship is also available. “We have listened to what our students are saying; ‘Affordable housing coupled with affordable academics… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, May 18

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 18   Bismarck State College BSC faculty and staff receive promotions and excellence awards BSC hosts tech camp for middle and high school students   Dakota College at Bottineau Wildlife of ND… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – May 11

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 11   Bismarck State College BSC to celebrate 78th commencement High school juniors and seniors invited to campus June 8 BSC Carpentry open house showcases student-built home Summer Training Opportunities Available  … Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 27

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 27   Bismarck State College BSC Holocaust remembrance event shines light on a North Dakotan’s heroism BSC honors Alumnus of the Year   Dakota College at Bottineau Vandal Inducted Into Honor Society… Read More »