Tag Archives: Chancellor

Board renews NDSU President

Board renews contract, talks faculty sick leave, and hears NDSCS fundraising plan   Three substantial topics found detailed discussion when the State Board of Higher Education gathered at Bismarck State College this week for its regular meeting. One longstanding topic was resolved when a majority vote renewed the contract of North Dakota State University President… Read More »

Envisioning the Future of Education

Historic times are upon us.  The engineers and scientists of NDUS realize that technology is changing and morphing in ways that would have seemed impossible just 10 years ago. For the economics and business students, they know the swings in the price of oil are almost unprecedented. For our ag students, who continue to help feed… Read More »

Campus Tours

This month, Chancellor Mark Hagerott completed the last scheduled stops on his “Listen and Learn” tour at NDUS colleges and universities. During those visits he was able to tour Dakota College at Bottineau, Lake Region State College, Mayville State University, North Dakota State College of Science, North Dakota State University, University of North Dakota and… Read More »

Creating the future of NDUS — together

Fall semester is fast approaching, and with it comes the excitement and liveliness found on college campuses at this time of year. Incoming freshmen will be creating their first memories of the higher education experience, while sophomores, juniors and seniors will be returning to their diligent studies throughout North Dakota. Much has happened this summer… Read More »

NDUS launches search for the next chancellor

The search for the next chancellor of the North Dakota University System is officially underway. The application deadline is March 17, with the successful candidate starting on or about July 1, 2015. “We are excited to launch this process and are looking forward to finding an inspiring, resilient leader who can guide the university system… Read More »

Fact Check: SBHE proposes bill to allow executive session discussions on chancellor hiring/firing

Fact Check is a segment of Extra Credit that pulls out sections of published news stories about higher education in North Dakota and fact checks them for you. Note: Some statements may have been updated in the web version of the article.  What you read: “Discussion about hiring or firing the head of North Dakota’s university system… Read More »

Interim Chancellor Skogen Focusing on Future

Dr. Larry C. Skogen says his appointment as Interim Chancellor of the North Dakota University System (NDUS) is giving him the opportunity to help provide NDUS with a fresh start. He has been sharing that message with faculty and staff, students, media and community and business leaders throughout the state during the past few weeks… Read More »

Board to Appoint Interim Chancellor

At its Sept. 25 meeting, the State Board of Higher Education will appoint an interim chancellor for the North Dakota University System. That chancellor’s contract will run through June 2015. Dr. Larry C. Skogen, current president of Bismarck State College, has been serving as acting chancellor since June. With the assistance of the Association of… Read More »