Category Archives: Campus News

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

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, Oct. 6

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 6   Bismarck State College Job fair scheduled for Oct. 18 on BSC campus High school juniors and seniors invited to campus Oct. 20 National board honors BSC associate professor of surgical… Read More »

Bismarck State University campus successes

BSC EMS director heads to heart of hurricane Within 24 hours of Hurricane Irma’s decimation of Florida, Darci Grunett was headed into the heart of the destruction. Grunett is a veteran Paramedic and BSC’s Emergency Medical Services/Paramedic Program Director. Grunett was part of the North Dakota EPR (Emergency Preparedness and Response) Medical Volunteer Reserve team helping to care for victims of the storm.   BSC and… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes

TRIO receives grant re-funding The TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) program at Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB) has received their most recent grant award for the TRiO program. This funding assures that the program will be actively helping TRiO-eligible DCB students throughout the 2017-18 academic year.  This funding also assists with DCB students on the Minot State… Read More »

Lake Region State College campus successes

LRSC auto accolades The automotive training program at LRSC received continued accreditation by National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). The NATEF Master certification shows program instruction, facilities, and equipment meet or exceed standards. The program has been accredited for more than 30 years.   Paying it forward Lake Region State College Precision Ag students grew… Read More »

Mayville State University

MaSU experiences record enrollments MaSU notched an 86-year high enrollment record for the summer session of 2017. Headcount enrollment was up 2% overall, when compared with last year. The all-time fall semester enrollment record was topped for the sixth-straight year this fall, with a one percent increase over 2016.   MaSU Child Development Programs providing… Read More »

Minot State University campus successes

Alumni Association honors five The Minot State University Alumni Association honored four individuals with the Golden Award and one with the Young Alumni Achievement Award at their 50th Anniversary Dinner during Homecoming 2017. Dr. Joseph Hegstad (posthumously), Dr. Richard Jenkins, Roger Looyenga (’68) and Marv Semrau were chosen for the Golden Award, while Wade Regier… Read More »

North Dakota State College of Science campus successes

NDSCS fall enrollment remains steady at just below 3,000 Total student enrollment at NDSCS is 2,985, which includes Wahpeton, Fargo, online and early entry students. This is a slight drop compared to fall 2016 enrollment, which totaled 3,003. Fall enrollment data shows 442 students taking at least one class at the NDSCS-Fargo location, which is a nearly… Read More »

Williston State College campus successes

WSC Receives Director’s Award of Excellence for Massage Therapy Program WSC’s Massage Therapy Program Director, Wendy McGinley, traveled to Bismarck, Monday, August 7 to accept the North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education’s (NDDCTE) 2017 Director’s Award of Excellence in the Health and Sciences area for the college’s Massage Therapy program. The Director’s Award… Read More »

Board hears nursing, system reports at Sept. meeting

SBHE members differ on chancellor review, hold off until November September’s meeting of the State Board of Higher Education had an energetic start last week. Board Vice Chair Greg Stemen opened the meeting with a statement on the topic, noting that overall it was in the Board’s and North Dakota University System’s best long-term interests… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 29

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 29   Bismarck State College Custom guitar artist to speak at BSC’s Gannon Gallery   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Relocates IT Program to Minot   Dickinson State University Dickinson State… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 22

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 22   Bismarck State College Custom guitar artist to speak at BSC’s Gannon Gallery   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Relocates IT Program to Minot   Dickinson State University DSU students… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 15

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 15   Bismarck State College EMS leader heads toward the heart of hurricane’s destruction BSC recognizes Summer 2017 graduates BSC Theater presents plays prepared in 24 hours   Dakota College at Bottineau… Read More »

Bakken U scholarship winners named

Two students attending North Dakota University System institutions have been named as the most-recent recipients of the Bakken U scholarship. DSU Owen Short, a Dickinson State University (DSU) student and current oil field worker, received a scholarship from the North Dakota University System’s Bakken U initiative, a program developed in 2016 to increase access through… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 1

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, September 1   Bismarck State College BSC and VCSU announce collaborative elementary education bachelor’s degree   Dakota College at Bottineau Paramedic Technology Program has Record Enrollment   Dickinson State University “High school loser… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Aug. 25

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 25   Bismarck State College BSC and VCSU announce collaborative elementary education bachelor’s degree   Dakota College at Bottineau Paramedic Technology Program has Record Enrollment   Dickinson State University Dickinson State University… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Aug. 18

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 18   Bismarck State College BSC and VCSU announce collaborative elementary education bachelor’s degree   Dakota College at Bottineau Paramedic Technology Program has Record Enrollment   Dickinson State University DSU President: ‘We’re… Read More »