Tag Archives: NDUS

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 30, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 30   Bismarck State College BookTalk at BSC series kicks off discussions on Jan. 8   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Staff Receives Award   Dickinson State University President Mitzel to deliver State… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 23, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 23   Bismarck State College Holiday Greetings 2016 BSC BookTalk series kicks off discussions on Jan. 8 Partnership offers best-in-class online energy education and training BSC employees honored for years of service… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 16, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 16   Bismarck State College The Dakota Interviews   Dakota College at Bottineau Upcoming events at DCB   Dickinson State University Burns tackles writing pedagogy in newly published book Property gifted to… Read More »

Board reviews budget outlook

State Board of Higher Education updated on fee guidelines, budget impact   Among the many discussions by the State Board of Higher Education’s meeting this week were details on how a proposed 10-percent reduction in budget would affect the North Dakota University System’s 11 colleges and universities. Before hearing the potential impacts, SBHE Chair Kathleen… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 9, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 9   Bismarck State College Holiday concert set for Dec. 14 at BSC BSC winter theater production runs through Sunday BSC students freeze for a massive Mannequin Challenge   Dakota College at… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Dec. 2, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Dec. 2   Bismarck State College BSC seeks nominations for outstanding alumni BSC winter theater production opens Dec. 8 The Dakota Interviews focuses on humanities at work in N.D.   Dakota College at… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 18, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 18   Bismarck State College BSC seeks nominations for outstanding alumni The power of two: Degrees in Power Plant Technology and Business pay off   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB LumberActs Announces… Read More »

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 »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 10

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Thursday, Nov. 10   Bismarck State College BSC Paramedic program ranked #6 in the nation BSC presents chamber ensembles in concert International student thrives at BSC   Dakota College at Bottineau Math Track Meet… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Nov. 4

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Nov. 4   Bismarck State College BSC professor engineers balance through music BSC Music department kicks off November with three concerts Kevin Locke performs at BSC for American Indian Heritage Month   Dakota… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 28, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 28   Bismarck State College Kevin Locke performs at BSC for American Indian Heritage Month “Inspired by Shadow” exhibit runs through November BSC haunted theater creates ‘Stage Fright’   Dakota College at Bottineau… Read More »

“Finding our vision”

Envision 2030 gathering different perspectives   Recently I had the opportunity to read a short essay that I felt was an appropriate analogy for our ongoing Envision 2030 initiative. The essay, titled “‘Find’ a vision. Not ‘have’ a vision” by Simon Sinek, touched on the importance of working with your team to ensure that you… Read More »

Board uses tech to talk tuition models

Video teleconference brings campuses together for October meeting   The State Board of Higher Education met digitally last week when its members gathered in Bismarck, Fargo, Grand Forks, Minot and Williston to discuss ongoing business via video teleconference. The distance connection method was put in place to allow Board members to hold regular meetings while saving… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 21

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 21   Bismarck State College Date rape, student safety expert Katie Koestner to share personal story at BSC   Dakota College at Bottineau Discussion Panel Announced for October Book Read   Dickinson State… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 14, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 14   Bismarck State College BSC fall theater production opens Oct. 20 High school juniors and seniors invited to visit campus Oct. 21   Dakota College at Bottineau Dakota College at Bottineau Horticulture… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Oct. 7, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Oct. 7   Bismarck State College BSC surgical tech program achieves 100% pass rate Location change announced for energy conference Nacelle training tower at BSC completed   Dakota College at Bottineau DCB Grand Opening… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 30, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 30   Bismarck State College Nacelle tower dedication at BSC on Oct. 3 BSC recognizes Summer 2016 graduates Auditions are Oct. 4 for BSC’s winter theatre production   Dakota College at Bottineau ECH… Read More »

Board talks budgets, future

Regular meeting covers updates on budget, IT plans and strategic processes   The State Board of Higher Education tackled numerous topics at its recent meeting, including an update to a presidential library lease, a new information technology plan, and amendments to its strategic plan that included an increased attainment goal for the state. Included in… Read More »

State Board of Higher Education sets ambitious attainment goal

At its meeting this month, the State Board of Higher Education voted unanimously to increase the state’s attainment goal from 60 percent to 65 percent by 2025. The goal is to increase the percentage of North Dakota citizens who have post-secondary education. The Board decided to immediately upgrade the attainment goal in its current strategic… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 23, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 23   Bismarck State College UND deans take campus tour Conversations at BSC begins with Gloria Steinem on Sept. 25 Job fair scheduled on BSC campus Sept. 29 Author to speak at BSC… Read More »