Category Archives: Campus News

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

Media Coverage Summary – March 9, 2018

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, March 2   Bismarck State College BSC negotiating to deliver energy training in Saudi Arabia   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee   Dickinson State University DSU students… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – March 2

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, March 2   Bismarck State College BSC negotiating to deliver energy training in Saudi Arabia   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee   Dickinson State University Collegiate Farm… Read More »

Bismarck State College campus successes

BSC student chosen for D.C. fellowship BSC Mystician Editor Hunter Andes has been selected by the ND Newspaper Association to attend a reporting fellowship program in Washington, D.C. This is the second time in five years a BSC student has received this honor. Andes will join students from six other states to cover politics.   Successful energy conference… Read More »

Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes

Spring enrollment finalized Enrollment is up for the spring semester at Dakota College at Bottineau, based on data for the 20th day of classes, which is the official census date for all North Dakota University System colleges.  The official enrollment this spring is 882 students, which compares to 789 a year ago and equates to an… Read More »

Dickinson State University campus successes

Dickinson State has solid representation at 2018 ND Farm Bureau conference Carlie Bowditch, a student at Dickinson State University (DSU) and member of the University’s Collegiate Farm Bureau Club, attended the North Dakota Farm Bureau’s (NDFB) Farm and Ranch Conference in Minot, Jan. 26 – 28. Bowditch, who is planning to graduate in May 2018… Read More »

Lake Region State College campus successes

LRSC Faculty earns honor Dr. Betsy Bannier, Associate Professor of Chemistry at Lake Region State College, recently completed training to be a certified Solar System Ambassador volunteer. Solar System Ambassador program is volunteer outreach coordinated by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory at CalTech. Bannier will be hosting NASA-related community events (lectures, discussions, and children’s activities) in… Read More »

Mayville State University campus successes

MaSU research finds prospect of wheat as an industrial resource The milling of wheat produces a large amount of bran that is either disposed of or sold at a low price. An MaSU research team of faculty and students found an alternative use for the bran, one of North Dakota’s most abundant agricultural byproducts. Using… Read More »

Minot State University campus successes

English students selected to present at Sigma Tau Delta International Convention Four MSU students will present their academic and creative works March 21-24 at the Sigma Tau Delta International Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio. The works to be presented include: “Cerebra” by Martina Kranz, “A Lifetime of Races” by DeAndra Miller, “The Dystopian Influence on Postmodern Literature” by… Read More »

North Dakota State University campus successes

NDSU nursing students earn state awards Aurora Obembe was named the North Dakota Student Nurse of the Year, and Gabriel Eronmosele was named North Dakota Student Leader of the Year by the North Dakota Nursing Students’ Association. Obembe and Eronmosele are students in the NDSU School of Nursing.   NDSU named Military Friendly School NDSU received gold status… Read More »

University of North Dakota campus successes

UND student-athletes shine in the Winter Olympics The University of North Dakota has an established presence in this year’s Winter Olympics, with current and former UND student-athletes representing and competing for their respective countries. Nine athletes in Pyongyang have roots at the University of North Dakota:  Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, USA Women’s Hockey; Monique Lamoureux-Morando, USA Women’s Hockey; Michelle… Read More »

Valley City State University campus successes

VCSU student selected for chemistry research experience in Prague Casey Engelhard, a VCSU junior from Valley City, has been selected for an eight-week chemistry research experience this summer in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. Engelhard will participate in a UND program, “International Research Experience for Students: Interdisciplinary Environmental and Green Applications in Chemistry.”… Read More »

Williston State College campus successes

WSC receives substantial assistance from STAR Fund Four Williston State College projects were awarded a total of $12,000 from the STAR Fund, an initiative from the Williston City Commission to help finance local business and community improvement initiatives. Submitted to the City of Williston Economic Development Board, groups from around the area are given the opportunity to… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 23

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 23   Bismarck State College BookTalk at BSC wraps up March 4   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee   Dickinson State University “Spoken from the Heart”… Read More »

Board hears Commerce presentation, system policy revisions

The State Board of Higher Education heard numerous proposals and policy revisions at its meeting this month, including a technology commercialization proposal from the Department of Commerce, and revisions to a policy regarding faculty sick leave. Early in the meeting, Commerce Secretary Jay Schuler presented to the Board on the topic of technology transfer, noting… Read More »

Committee narrows list of presidential candidates to interview on Mayville State University campus

The Mayville State University presidential search committee interviewed presidential candidates February 20 and 21 over the interactive video network (IVN) at the Mayville State campus to narrow the list of 12 candidates to five. “Our committee was very impressed with the breadth of experience and high caliber of our candidate pool, which made narrowing it… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 16

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 16   Bismarck State College Job Fair set for March 1 at BSC   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee   Dickinson State University DSU’s School of… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 9

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 9   Bismarck State College BSC men’s ensemble will serenade your Valentine   Dakota College at Bottineau 2018 DCB Space Grant Scholarship Recipients Announced   Dickinson State University Inaugural Small Business Workshop… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 2

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 2   Bismarck State College BSC men’s ensemble will serenade your Valentine   Dakota College at Bottineau Career and Technical Education Fair   Dickinson State University Dickinson State has solid representation at… Read More »