Category Archives: Valley City State University

Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 5, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 5.   Bismarck State College Journal accepts Schreck paper BSC ensemble sells songs for Valentine’s Day BSC students awarded technical scholarships Academic scholarships awarded to 238 BSC students   Dakota College at… Read More »

Valley City State University Campus Successes – January

Browne performs solo theatre piece Monika Browne, VCSU English major and theatre minor, performed “EnTRANSed: The Making of a Transnational Woman” in McFarland Hall’s Theatre 320 on Jan. 30. Browne grew up in Poland, and she wrote the solo performance piece to chronicle her international journey. The performance was the culmination of Browne’s SOAR (Student… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Jan. 29, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jan. 29.   Bismarck State College BSC hosts choir festival and Saturday concert BSC faculty member publishes papers Conversations at BSC features Shakespeare’s Richard III BookTalk at BSC features ‘Matterhorn’   Dakota College… Read More »

Grant STEMs development

Federal funding allocated through the Department of Public Instruction provides for professional development An initiative underway between the state’s two educational agencies is aiming to increase professional development opportunities for high school teachers throughout the state. The Department of Public Instruction and the North Dakota University System institutions are working together to help deliver multiple… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Jan. 22, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jan. 22.   Bismarck State College Spring Musical Auditions BSC hosts high school art reception Jan. 21 ‘Know Your State’ contest registration due Feb. 8 BSC’s Michael Langer performs with Missouri Valley Chamber… Read More »

Grant expands distance education

Larry Brooks has been successfully teaching through the interactive video network for 20 years. A new grant will help upgrade the IVN system, deliver courses to students who would normally not have access to them, bring in more revenue and increase collaboration among campuses. The assistant professor of biology and associate dean for academic affairs… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, Jan. 8

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Jan. 8.   Bismarck State College BSC receives top score in military journal BSC’s continuing education division wins award BSC employees honored for years of service Blizzard Bluegrass concert set for Jan. 15-16… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, Dec. 18

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 18. Bismarck State College BSC BookTalk series announces selections Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College at Bottineau will offer Principles of Masonry   Dickinson State University DSU celebrates fifth annual fall commencement… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 11

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 11.   Bismarck State College Hess Corporation presents donation to BSC BSC Holiday Concert set for Dec. 16   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College at Bottineau – Campus Successes November  … Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 4

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 4.   Bismarck State College Team registrations sought for regional Science Olympiad at BSC BSC professor’s essay accepted for journal Communications students receive national awards   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 20, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 20.   Bismarck State College BSC offers water survival training BSC jazz concert Nov. 24 features three groups Katherine Kirschmann performs senior recital Nov. 22 Greek myth retold in BSC play, ‘Eurydice’… Read More »

Valley City State University – Campus Successes November

VCSU’s STEM Education Center receives nearly $300,000 from DPI The Great Plains STEM Education Center (GPSEC) at VCSU has received a grant of $298,288 from the N.D. Department of Public Instruction (DPI) through the U.S. Department of Education’s Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) program. GPSEC staff will provide professional development for 40 K–12 teachers, including… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 13, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 13.   Bismarck State College Chamber concert set for Nov. 17 at BSC Pack the Pantry supports BSC project   Dakota College at Bottineau Book Tour to Honor Korean War Veterans Visits… Read More »

Board approves MAT offering

Programs aimed at nontraditional, location-bound students More candidates will have the opportunity to earn teaching credentials now after a decision was made this week by the State Board of Higher Education. At a special meeting Tuesday, the Board voted unanimously to approve the Master of Arts in Teaching program for Dickinson State University, Mayville State University and… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 6, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 6.   Bismarck State College McElroy prints exhibited at BSC Gannon Gallery BSC Wind Ensemble performs Nov. 9 Student nurses host Scrub Camp Nov. 11 BSC Students Host 60s Themed Media Day… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 30, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 23.   Bismarck State College Grant helps BSC buy high-tech welding equipment BSC ‘60s symposium available via Pay-Per-View BSC Baroque concert scheduled Nov. 5 Concert Nov. 3 features BSC choirs and vocal… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 23, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 23.   Bismarck State College National entertainers perform at BSC ‘60s symposium Haunted Theatre set at BSC BSC symposium panelists speak on 1960s experience   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB’s Keith receives… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 16, 2015

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 16.   Bismarck State College BSC’s Meland places in Iron Man race Surgical Technology program wins awards BSC Mystician Putting Together Old-Time Newspaper   Dakota College at Bottineau LadyJack volleyball team visits… Read More »

Enrollment holding steady throughout state

BSC, LRSC, NDSCS, MaSU, UND, VCSU and WSC all show increases Seven colleges and universities throughout the North Dakota University System have shown growth for the fall 2015 semester. Bismarck State College, Lake Region State College, Mayville State University, North Dakota State College of Science, University of North Dakota, Valley City State University and Williston… Read More »