Category Archives: Campus News

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BSC hosts energy conference

TREND consortium receives second round grant The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded a second job training grant totaling $9,926,410 to the TREND consortium which includes BSC, WSC, Sitting Bull College and Turtle Mountain Community College. In 2012, the consortium received $14.6 million. The colleges deliver training to participants pursing high-paying, high-skill jobs in western ND. […]

DCB Awarded Specialty Crop Grant

DCB Awarded Specialty Crop Grant Dakota College has been notified that it has been awarded a $52,000 specialty crop grant from the North Dakota Department of Agriculture. The grant will be utilized by DCB’s Entrepreneurial Center for Horticulture to meet a need for food safety training for vegetable and fruit growers   DCB Hosts Tech […]

DSU’s 9th Annual Theodore Roosevelt Symposium draws wide audience

9th Annual TR Symposium draws wide audience DSU’s 9th Annual Theodore Roosevelt Symposium Sept. 25-27 drew 536 guests, including visiting scholars and attendees from 21 states and five countries. The Theodore Roosevelt Center, which organizes the annual event, now has 24,194 digitized items, including eight new letters the former president wrote to his second son, […]

Enrollment up at LRSC

Enrollment up at LRSC Lake Region State College announces its official headcount for Fall 2014.  The college registrar’s office reports 1,989 students compared to 1,898 students fall 2013 and 1,974 students fall 2012.The college has 531 full-time students compared to 486 full-time students a year ago and 524 full-time students in 2012. Full-time equivalent headcount […]

MaSU’s Sletten represents North Dakota at mathematics and science partnerships conference

Sletten represents North Dakota at mathematics and science partnerships conference MaSU faculty member and P-16 STEM coordinator, Sarah Sletten, was recently North Dakota’s state leader representative at the Department of Education’s Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) Conference in Washington, D.C. She presented MaSU’s MSP project in the poster session during the general conference.   RN […]

MiSU history students give Digital Minot presentations

MiSU history students give Digital Minot presentations Four Digital Minot Project student interns presented research on MiSU Summer Theatre, the Heritage Singers and pioneer female teachers on Sept. 20. The project provides an opportunity for student interns to investigate local history topics, and then use that research to give public presentations and create online exhibits […]

NDSCS fall 2014 enrollment surpasses 3,000 students for fourth consecutive year

NDSCS fall 2014 enrollment surpasses 3,000 students for fourth consecutive year Fall semester enrollment at NDSCS has surpassed 3,000 students for the fourth consecutive year, and the number of students who are choosing to live on campus has grown by more than 7 percent over 2013. Overall, fall enrollment of Wahpeton, Fargo, online and dual-credit […]

Hundreds attend NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health ceremony

Hundreds attend NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health ceremony The inaugural White Coat Ceremony for NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health was Oct. 19, drawing an estimated 550 to 600 people. 102 students who received white coats, along with family and friends, attended. Overwhelming enthusiasm for joining the Bismarck nursing program with NDSU was repeated in presentations […]

UND opens a student services center, breaks ground for a UAS building, lays brick for the UND School of Law

UND opens a student services center, breaks ground for a UAS building, lays brick for the UND School of Law During Homecoming Week, the University of North Dakota cut the ribbon on a new One-Stop Student Services Center, broke ground for a new UND Aerospace building, Robin Hall, which focuses on the growing Unmanned Aircraft […]

VCSU Rhoades Science Center earns design award

Rhoades Science Center earns design award VCSU’s Rhoades Science Center is one of three projects by JLG Architects named to the 2014 Architectural Portfolio of American School & University magazine. Rhoades received recognition in the category of Outstanding Design: Post-Secondary Facilities category. The projects will be featured in the November 2014 issue of the magazine. […]

BSC adds online nuclear simulator

BSC adds online nuclear simulator BSC recently added the Nuclear Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) online simulator to its energy education resources. Integrated into BSC’s online Nuclear Power Technology curriculum, the simulator was created in collaboration with the Energy Providers Coalition for Education. This simulator includes all the aspects of an actual nuclear power plant. BSC […]

DCB in discussions with International Peace Garden

DCB in discussions with International Peace Garden Dakota College has begun discussions with the International Peace Garden’s Board of Directors to collaborate in offering a new hands on intensive horticulture program. Early fall and late spring practical learning activities would occur at the garden and late fall and early spring lessons would take place on […]

DSU enrollment increases by 30 students for 2014-15

Enrollment increases by 30 students for 2014-15 Student enrollment rose from 1,449 to 1,479 for the 2014-15 academic year, including all eligible transfers, new and returning students and high school students receiving college credit. Of those 1,479 students, 207 are enrolled in classes at the university’s campus in Bismarck and 80 are full-time international students […]

LRSC business program receives recognition

Business program receives recognition The Business and Office Technology program at Lake Region State College in Devils Lake was presented the Director’s Award of Excellence during the opening session at the 44th Annual Department of Career and Technical Education Professional Development Conference held at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel in Bismarck. Peace officers graduate Two […]

MaSU residence halls near capacity

Residence halls near capacity MaSU residence halls are filled to 93% of capacity, up for 82% last year. This coincides with Mayville State’s continued enrollment increases. The number of students enrolled on the first day of classes for fall semester was at 1,066, a new record for the first day of fall semester. MSU Foundation […]

Educators attend Northern Plains Writing Project Institutes at MiSU

Educators attend Northern Plains Writing Project Institutes at MiSU – Teachers from near and far attended this year’s Northern Plains Writing Project Institutes at Minot State University. NPWP’s purpose is to strengthen what the state’s K-12 teachers do in their classrooms. It helps teachers improve how they teach writing, as well as advance their teaching […]

CNA Training now available on the NDSCS Wahpeton Campus

CNA Training now available on the NDSCS Wahpeton Campus In September 2014, NDSCS began offering CNA Training (Certified Nursing Assistant) through the trainND department on the Wahpeton campus. The CNA program is designed for students who are interested in preparing themselves for employment as a Certified Nursing Assistant or who are interested in a career […]

UND’s Jane Croeker awarded Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service

UND’s Jane Croeker awarded Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service Jane Croeker, director of health and wellness promotion at the University of North Dakota, recently received North Dakota Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service for efforts to improve the quality of life and health of UND staff, faculty and students. The award was […]