Category Archives: Valley City State University

Media Coverage Summary – August 19, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 19   Bismarck State College Try outs next week for BSC’s fall production “Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)!” BSC New Student Orientation   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Introduces New Assistant Boys… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – August 12, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 12   Bismarck State College Gate City Bank Residence Hall dedicated and ready for students   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Introduces New Assistant Boys Basketball Coach   Dickinson State University DSU… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, August 5

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, August 5   Bismarck State College BSC announces recipients of the Carley Family Scholarship   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Announces New Athletic Director   Dickinson State University NDCTE: Moberg attends, DSU alumnus… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – July 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, July 29.   Bismarck State College BSC announces recipients of the Carley Family Scholarship Chesak Family Scholarships awarded to 2016-17 freshman BSC Foundation awards academic scholarships for 2016-17 school year   Dakota College… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – July 15, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, July 15.   Bismarck State College BSC offers Summer Ag Academy in July   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Hires Baseball Coach and Admission Counselors   Dickinson State University DSU adds Tumblr to… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – July 1, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, July 1.   Bismarck State College BSC honors 2016 spring graduates BSC announces President’s Honor Roll for Spring 2016   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Hires Baseball Coach and Admission Counselors   Dickinson… Read More »

Valley City State University campus successes – June

Teacher preparation programs accredited The teacher preparation programs at VCSU have been reaccredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) standards at both the initial teacher preparation and advanced preparation levels. The NCATE standards are administered by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The recommendation to continue VCSU’s NCATE accreditation… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – June 24, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, June 24.   Bismarck State College BSC announces President’s Honor Roll for Spring 2016 BSC offers Summer Ag Academy in July BSC Boomers will be missed >A different breed of patient BSC President’s… Read More »

State-of-the-art plant heating up

New combined plant at Valley City State University moving forward   A proposed two-stage plant is moving closer to generating heat, and revenue, at Valley City State University. After a detailed presentation on the plant to the State Board of Higher Education at its April meeting, VCSU’s combined heat and carbon production system is gaining… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – June 10, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, June 10.   Bismarck State College BSC offers Summer Ag Academy in July Finding their way – blind students navigate college life The strength of generations – Atkinsons honored with first Legacy Family… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – June 3, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, June 3.   Bismarck State College BSC legend finishing a 50-year chapter Conversations at BSC presents program on Custer expedition   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College Recognizes Excellence   Dickinson State University… Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Valley City State University campus successes – April

Athletic training program granted accreditation The VCSU athletic training program has been granted a five-year initial accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE). The accreditation is the capstone of a multiyear process which began at VCSU in the 2011–12 academic year with the application for an athletic training major with the… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Friday, April 29

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 29.   Bismarck State College BSC campus hosts community raku, arts crawl, and graphics show This Sunday’s Conversations at BSC features the Dust Bowl years BSC Student Named to the 2016 All-North Dakota… Read More »

OER use to save students $$$

Students could begin saving money thanks to an initiative sponsored by the N.D. Legislature and actively fostered by the North Dakota University System. The drive to implement more Open Educational Resources is progressing forward after receiving widespread support from state lawmakers and the university system’s network of 11 public colleges and universities. Partnered with the… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 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, April 22.   Bismarck State College Transgender advocate shares her story of ‘Becoming Darcy’ April 27 at BSC ‘Walk Across North Dakota’ book starts week of BSC events Student loan forgiveness available to… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – April 8, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, April 1.   Bismarck State College Fall Priority Registration for current BSC students is open BSC ArtsQuest underway with concert and sculptor Steve Lillegard BSC receives national nursing accreditation Choral concert set for… Read More »

Commencement dates announced

Thousands of graduates will soon walk across the stage at commencement ceremonies throughout the state’s 11 public colleges and universities. The ceremonies will largely take place the weekend of May 13-14, although two will happen before and after. The schedule for the ceremonies is below. All times are Central Standard Time, except as otherwise noted. Bismarck State… Read More »