Category Archives: Campus News

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UND breaks ground for new School of Medicine and Health Sciences building

  The University of North Dakota broke ground for the new $122 million School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) building Thursday, June 12, 3 p.m.  Taking part in the groundbreaking with UND President Robert Kelley and UND Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean of the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences Joshua […]

Alumni Spotlight: UND Grad Generously Gives Back

Linda (Olson) Pancrantz, ’76, grew up in Grand Forks and earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from UND, graduating with honors. She also attended Executive Development programs at the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. Today, Pancratz is Chairman and CEO […]

DCB Enhances Horticulture Center

College Enhances Horticulture Center Dakota College will begin construction this summer on a wash/pack facility that will complement its Entrepreneurial Center for Horticulture. The wash/pack facility will help deliver an important part of the center’s mission which is to demonstrate value added production and growing techniques. It supplements the seven high tunnel greenhouses that were […]

95 Percent of DSU Grads in ND Employed in Oil-Impacted Counties

Old Field Impact Located in the epicenter of North Dakota’s energy development, DSU alumni are continuing to anchor their communities through many contributions, including energy-related initiatives. According to DSU graduate exit survey information from consecutive academic years 2011 through the fall of 2013, nearly three quarters or 74 percent of DSU graduates are working in […]

LRSC receives Otto Bremer Foundation grant

LRSC receives Otto Bremer Foundation grant A $250,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation will enhance nursing education at Lake Region State College. Funds from the award will support “Upwards with Learning Labs for Life” that will enable LRSC to provide accessible, timely, and appropriate clinical educational opportunities for healthcare students and workers in northeast […]

Minot Sertoma Club Pledges $100,000 to MiSU Foundation

Minot Sertoma Club pledges $100,000 to MiSU foundation Continuing a tradition of supporting Minot State University speech and hearing efforts, Mylan Sand, Minot Sertoma Club president, presented $28,000 to Marv Semrau, MSU vice president for advancement. Minot Sertoma Club pledged $100,000 to the MSU Development Foundation to enhance the Minot Sertoma Club Scholarship fund and […]

NDSCS receives The College of Tomorrow Award

NDSCS holds Commencement Ceremony The North Dakota State College of Science awarded degrees, diplomas and certificates to 710 Wahpeton, Fargo and online graduates this year from 17 states and three international countries. Commencement took place on Friday, May 16 in the Ed Werre Arena located in the Clair T. Blikre Activities Center.   NDSCS President […]

Groundbreaking ceremony held for NDSU STEM Building

Groundbreaking ceremony held for NDSU STEM Building NDSU held a groundbreaking ceremony May 22 for the new STEM Classroom and Lab Building. The state-funded building will house classrooms, labs and study areas, with a focus on science, technology, engineering and math-related courses. The building is scheduled to be completed by spring 2016.   N.D. high […]

UND named one of the top 10 best online graduate business programs for veterans

UND breaks ground for new School of Medicine and Health Sciences building The University of North Dakota broke ground for the new $122 million School of Medicine and Health Sciences building June 12.  The 325,000-gross-square-foot facility will incorporate, for the first time under one roof, all of the School’s departments, some of which have had […]

VCSU Professor receives Blackboard award for online course

Professor Burr receives Blackboard award for online course Diane Burr, VCSU professor of health and physical education, was named a winner of a Blackboard Catalyst Award for Exemplary Course. Burr was recognized for her online Introduction to Physical Education course at VCSU. She will be honored at Blackboard’s annual user conference in Las Vegas, Nev., […]

Theodore Roosevelt Center creating first comprehensive digital presidential library

“I have always said I would not have been President had it not been for my experience in North Dakota.” This quote by Theodore Roosevelt emphasizes just how fitting it is that his presidential library located right here in North Dakota. The Theodore Roosevelt Center (TRC), housed at Dickinson State University, is dedicated to the […]

BSC breaks ground on Communications and Creative Arts Center

BSC breaks ground on Communications and Creative Arts Center BSC broke ground May 20 on its new Communications and Creative Arts Center. The 40,000 square foot Center will bring BSC’s English and Visual Arts departments together into a modern space. It also will replace the library with a 21st century learning commons. BSC graduates 1,001 […]

DSU students raise money for Trinity High School after tragic fire

2014 Celebration of Scholars DSU students presented their original scholarly work to an audience of fellow students, faculty members, community members, and professionals at the 2014 Celebration of Scholarship held on May 10. Presentations included scientific research, literature reviews, scholarly critique, humanities papers, creative writing, musical or dramatic performances, or visual outwork. Fifteen oral presentations […]

LRSC Dakota Precision Ag Center takes on Google Glass

LRSC, Air Force hold peace officer graduation Lake Region State College held a graduation ceremony May 1 in Minot for its 19 peace officer training students who participated in the Minot-based academy this spring. Students who studied at the Grand Forks Air Force Base Education Center also held a joint graduation ceremony with the Community College […]

MaSU Collegiate DECA students compete on international stage

MaSU Collegiate DECA students compete on international stage Fifteen MaSU Collegiate DECA students participated in the International Career Development Conference in Washington, D.C. April 22-27. Several were recognized for their individual performance, and the chapter as a whole received high commendations. The annual conference provides an opportunity for national and international students to compete against […]

MiSU exceeds service goals

Power of 100 exceeds goal Volunteer, mentor, serve and shape lives. That is exactly what dozens of groups accomplished through the Power of 100, MSU Centennial Service Challenge. These groups helped Minot State University surpass its goal of 100 service projects, with a grand total of 110! Visit http://www.minotstateu.edu/100/power_of_100_projects.shtml to view projects.   SMILE100 exceeds […]