Category Archives: Campus News

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

Media Coverage Summary – Jan. 11

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jan. 11   Bismarck State College BSC Alumni Association and OLLI@BSC offer Vietnam trip info sessions on Jan. 17 and 18 BSC recognizes Fall 2018 graduates BSC announces President’s Honor Roll for Fall… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 21

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 21   Bismarck State College Happy Holidays from BSC   Dakota College at Bottineau Looking Forward   Dickinson State University Graduates say goodbye to Dickinson State during fall commencement Blue Hawk Supporter… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 14

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 14   Bismarck State College Hour of Code event reflects statewide effort to promote technology and cyber education BSC’s BookTalk series marks 20 years with a minimalist theme BSC nursing students earn… Read More »

Bismarck State College

BSC partners with Straighterline BSC and Straighterline have partnered to help students affordably earn college credit and complete complete their degrees. StraighterLine provides high quality, flexible, low cost, online general education courses. With this agreement, BSC will recognize the Straighterline credits, allowing students to onboard to BSC and earn a degree.   BSC part of K-20W team… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau

Health Profession Scholarship Recipient The Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) Caring Foundation has awarded scholarships to twenty-six health profession students attending North Dakota colleges, universities or technical colleges. Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB) is happy to announce Norah Gable among the recipients.  Norah is from St. John, ND and a 2018-19 AD… Read More »

Dickinson State University

DSU School of Business and Entrepreneurship approved to offer master’s program Dickinson State University (DSU) received approval at the Dec. 6, State Board of Higher Education (SBHE) meeting to offer a Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurship (ME), the University’s second approved master’s program. In a unanimous vote, DSU was approved to launch its inaugural cohort, which will begin online… Read More »

Lake Region State College

LRSC Nursing Director receives national honor The National Organization of State Office of Rural Health recently released its stars from each sate. ​ In 2015, NOSORH asked states to nominate hospital and emergency first responder teams, community health, and volunteer service heroes on the front lines of rural health who were making a positive impact on… Read More »

Mayville State University

MaSU students assist with Feed My Starving Children project MaSU students enrolled in instructor Michelle Warren’s Seminar on Success (SOS) class volunteered their services for the Feed My Starving Children Project on Nov. 30. During the MobilePack event, the students joined members of the community packing MannaPack™ meals for starving children around the world. The… Read More »

Minot State University

SPED receive approval, sign Memorandum of Understanding Minot State University’s special education (SPED) programs recently received final approval from the North Dakota Education Standards and Practices Board (ND ESPB), and also signed their second five-year Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Michigan Department of Education for National Deaf Education Consortium. The ND ESPB is an independent board… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science

NDSCS graduates report 99 percent placement North Dakota State College of Science’s 2018 Graduate Placement Report has revealed that 99 percent of the College’s 2018 career and technical education graduates are employed or continuing their education. NDSCS has consistently reported a 98 or 99 percent placement rate since 2010.

University of North Dakota

High standards hall pact with FedEx Student-pilot scholarship program supports future flight instructors at UND. The FedEx Purple Runway Aviation Scholarship Program will provide funding to students completing training as certified flight instructors. It’s also designed to support those earning their instrument and multi-engine instruction ratings. Highlighting the occasion was a larger-than-life check written out… Read More »

Valley City State University

Dahlberg recognized for interim presidential service at VCSU Margaret Dahlberg, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs at Valley City State University, was recognized for her service as VCSU’s interim president at a reception held in the Student Center on campus Nov. 29. Guests from throughout the North Dakota University System and the Valley City and VCSU… Read More »

Williston State College

Nebeker Named New TrainND Regional Director Williston State College is pleased to announce Kenley Nebeker as the new Regional Director for Technical Programs and Training at TrainND. Nebeker assumed his new role in November. A native of Murtaugh, Idaho, he earned his AS at the College of Southern Idaho, BA at Idaho State University (ISU), and is… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 7

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 7   Bismarck State College BSC winter play tells not-so-typical love story BSC surgical tech program achieves 100% pass rate for 10th consecutive year   Dakota College at Bottineau Successful Collaboration Between… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 30

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 30   Bismarck State College BSC seeking nominations for outstanding alumni   Dakota College at Bottineau Successful Collaboration Between MSU and DCB   Dickinson State University Annual holiday concert to be performed… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 16

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 16   Bismarck State College BSC presents chamber ensembles in concert   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Library Offers Free Patron Access to Ancestry Library Edition   Dickinson State University Everyday… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 9

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 9   Bismarck State College BSC presents concert to honor veterans K-20W team nominated for Roaming Bison Award   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Library Offers Free Patron Access to Ancestry… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 2

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 2   Bismarck State College Learn about health careers and education at informational session BSC Music department kicks off fall concert series with three concerts What college students need to know to… Read More »

Bismarck State College campus successes

BSC pursuing polytechnic mission BSC has permission from the SBHE to pursue a new mission as a polytechnic institution. As a polytechnic institution, BSC will be able to offer additional highly affordable advanced bachelor of applied science (BAS) technical degrees to students on campus and online, while maintaining the college’s current certificate, diploma, and associate degree offerings.… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes

DCB RECOGNIZED AS MOST AFFORDABLE ONLINE COLLEGE Dakota College at Bottineau recently rated 2019 most affordable online colleges offering associate degrees. With annual tuition rates under $5,000, DCB is in the top 15 colleges that offer the most affordable online associate degrees based on SR Education Group’s 2018 research. DCB ranked #12, offers 13 online associate… Read More »