Category Archives: Campus News

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

Media Coverage Summary – May 27, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 27.   Bismarck State College BSC adds new staff and promotes employee BSC changes program focus to cybersecurity Bismarck State College named top team for the American Heart Walk Promotions, appointments at… Read More »

Bismarck State College campus successes – May

BSC changes program focus to cybersecurity Starting this fall, BSC’s Computer Support Specialist Program will focus on cybersecurity. Cybersecurity & Computer Networks will include four core classes: Principles of Information Security, Computer and Network Security, Digital Forensics, and Ethical Hacking and Network Defense   New role at BSC Carla Hixson has been named Dean of… Read More »

Dickinson State University campus successes – May

DSU awards graduates at 96th spring commencement ceremony Dickinson State University held its 96th spring commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, in Scott Gymnasium. The school awarded 117 baccalaureate degrees, 34 associate degrees and one undergraduate certificate. Eighty-nine students celebrated their accomplishment by walking across the platform to receive their diplomas from the… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes – May

NDSCS and BSC Announce Joint Pharmacy Technician Degree Delivery in Bismarck NDSCS and BSC will deliver the NDSCS Pharmacy Technician program to the central and western portion of North Dakota beginning fall 2016. Students will enroll through NDSCS but may attend classes in Bismarck. General education classes will be provided by BSC, while the technical… Read More »

North Dakota State University campus successes – May

National Science Foundation Day at NDSU attracts researchers from across the region NDSU hosted North Dakota’s first National Science Foundation workshop for researchers throughout the region. The workshop’s purpose was to help researchers learn how to write successful proposals for science, engineering and education research funding. The funding brings money into the state and region… Read More »

University of North Dakota campus successes – May

UND attracts another major COBRE grant Chester Fritz Disguised Professor of Biomedicine Brij Singh, the lead scientist in a $10.7 million COBRE grant project to investigate questions surrounding infectious diseases, recently received the first $2-plus million installment of the grant funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.   UND Space Studies crew… Read More »

Valley City State University campus successes – May

Vangstad renovation celebrated with ribbon-cutting ceremony VCSU held a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for its newly renovated Vangstad Auditorium building on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 4. During the 2013 North Dakota legislative session, VCSU received an appropriation of $3.45 million for the Vangstad renovation. The project included a refresh of the auditorium; installation… Read More »

Williston State College campus successes – May

WSC Forms President’s Advisory Council In response to increasing community involvement at the College, Williston State College created a committee to help advise on WSC’s annual goals. WSC’s President Advisory Council (PAC) consists of prominent alumni, community leaders, and friends of higher education and the College.  Terry Olson, Executive Director for the WSC Foundation, and… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – May 13, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 13.   Bismarck State College Faculty members earn tenure BSC celebrates employee achievements Commencement for BSC graduates is May 13   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Recognizes Excellence   Dickinson State… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – May 6, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 6.   Bismarck State College Retirement begins for 13 BSC employees Holocaust Remembrance Day Observance Event at BSC May 5 BSC’s Festival of Short Plays begins May 4 BSC campus hosts community… Read More »

Mayville State University campus successes – April

Larson Leadership Program sponsors April 7 leadership summit Tammy Miller, CEO of Border States Electric, was keynote speaker at MaSU’s leadership summit sponsored by the Larson Leadership Program. Miller encouraged MaSU students and employees to be leaders that others want to follow. She shared experiences influencing her approach to leadership. Five other exemplary leaders led… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes – April

NDSCS Awards Over 70 Scholarships to Area Students NDSCS recently awarded academic scholarships to 78 incoming 2016 NDSCS freshmen from three states. The scholarships recognize and reward students for academic achievement, test scores and participation in extracurricular and other volunteer activities. The scholarships – awarded for $1,000 or $500 – are applicable during the 2016-2017… Read More »

North Dakota State University campus successes – April

National Science Foundation grants prestigious fellowships to NDSU students Four NDSU students have been awarded fellowships from the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program. Through a competitive process, the program selects top students throughout the country who are pursuing research-based graduate degrees in science, technology, engineering and math fields. Many recipients become national leaders… Read More »