Category Archives: Campus News

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Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes – September

Nursing grads post 100 percent pass rate One of the final steps in becoming a licensed nurse is sitting for the National Council of State Boards of Nursing’s NCLEX licensing examination. This exam tests a nurse’s knowledge and aptitude in safe and effective care environments, health promotion and maintenance, psychosocial integrity, and physiological integrity. DCB… Read More »

Mayville State University campus successes – September

MaSU Child Development Programs continues to expand services As of August, MaSU Child Development Programs had opened its Portland Childcare Center, serving about 32 children. This project is in partnership with Sanford Medical in Mayville and GST Special Education Cooperative. The MaSU Child Care Center is also partnering with May-Port CG School District to provide… Read More »

Minot State University campus successes – September

MiSU partners with polish university counterpart Minot State University and the University of Social Science and Humanities, Poland, are partnering to offer exchange programs, study abroad programs, dual diplomas and faculty exchanges. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed Sept. 16, forming the basis for the future cooperation between the universities.   NDCPD’s North Dakota navigator… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes – September

NDSCS celebrates completion of iconic Old Main renovation The newly renovated Old Main, a well-known city and college landmark, recently re-opened its doors on the NDSCS Wahpeton campus. Thanks to state funding supported by the North Dakota 63rd legislative session, the $8.4 million Old Main remodel is now complete and students, faculty and staff are… Read More »

Board selects new DSU president

The State Board of Higher Education today named Thomas M. Mitzel, Ph.D., as the next president of Dickinson State University, Dickinson, North Dakota. Mitzel currently serves as the dean of faculty and vice president of academic affairs, Trinity College, Connecticut. Originally from Aberdeen, South Dakota, and an alumnus of Northern State University, Mitzel said he… Read More »

Enrollment holding steady throughout state

BSC, LRSC, NDSCS, MaSU, UND, VCSU and WSC all show increases Seven colleges and universities throughout the North Dakota University System have shown growth for the fall 2015 semester. Bismarck State College, Lake Region State College, Mayville State University, North Dakota State College of Science, University of North Dakota, Valley City State University and Williston… Read More »

Campus Tours

This month, Chancellor Mark Hagerott completed the last scheduled stops on his “Listen and Learn” tour at NDUS colleges and universities. During those visits he was able to tour Dakota College at Bottineau, Lake Region State College, Mayville State University, North Dakota State College of Science, North Dakota State University, University of North Dakota and… Read More »

Bismarck State College campus successes – August 2015

BSC presents symposium on the 1960s “The ‘60s: Turmoil and Transformation” takes place Nov. 3-5 at BSC. Speakers include Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright, author Rick Perlstein on Nixon, journalist Andrew Chaikin on the space race, and documentary producer Lynn Novick and military historian Geoffrey Wawro on the Vietnam War. Entertainers include Bob Eubanks of… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes – August 2015

Active shooter drill held Dakota College at Bottineau along with Bottineau County Emergency Services coordinated a simulation that featured a lone gunman rampaging on campus two weeks before the student population arrived on campus. The exercise provided the campus and emergency response access to capabilities, plans, policies and procedures if such an event were to… Read More »

Dickinson State University campus successes – August 2015

Accreditation of Dickinson State University affirmed Dickinson State University received a formal notification Aug. 5 that the Institutional Actions Council of the Higher Learning Commission has continued its accreditation of the institution with the next Reaffirmation of Accreditation in 2024-25. At its meeting July 27 the IAC took action to continue the accreditation of DSU with… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes – August 2015

New partnership adds Mopar CAP LOCAL program option at NDSCS Representatives from NDSCS, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) recently announced a new partnership resulting in the addition of a Mopar CAP LOCAL program option to the NDSCS Automotive Technology department. Thanks to the College’s membership with NC3, NDSCS will… Read More »