Media Coverage Summary – March 16

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, March 16   Bismarck State College BSC ag students to hold activities celebrating National Ag Day   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Director Appointed to State Advisory Committee   Dickinson State University TRHLP… Read More »

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 »

Baesler Seeks Applicants for ND Board of Higher Education

State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is inviting North Dakotans to apply for two openings on the Board of Higher Education, which sets policy for the state’s 11 public colleges and universities. A seat on the Board of Higher Education is considered one of the state’s most prestigious appointments. The two open positions carry four-year terms, which… Read More »

New digital dashboards to prove insightful

A collaborative effort among three state agencies has resulted in a brand new set of digital dashboards that aims to make the most up-to-date data available to parents and taxpayers. Referred to as North Dakota Insights, the project took a page out of previous public data repositories – Department of Public Instruction’s (DPI) State Longitudinal… 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 »