Media Coverage Summary – Feb. 12, 2016

February 12, 2016

Media Coverage Summary Colleges

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Feb. 12.


Bismarck State College
Report shows BSC graduates fill needed roles in ND and beyond
BSC theater program does well in regional competition

Dakota College at Bottineau
HLC persistence and completion academy

Dickinson State University
Dickinson State to offer Woodwind Day for area students
DSU Multicultural Committee to host screening of Academy Award nominated documentary film

Lake Region State College
Retired LRSC coach inducted in NJCAA Hall of Fame

Mayville State University
Mayville State offering online bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and mathematics education
A Sparkling Affair will benefit students through the annual fund drive
Let your Comet Pride show on Giving Hearts Day
Olson speaks to Business Income Taxation class

Minot State University
Minot State University developing new strategic plan
Group asking community to join and get involved
And then there were seven
Minot State University Reacts to Budget Cuts
Darwin Day returns to MSU
The Learning Loft is living up to its name at MSU
Artist Grant Funds Filmmaking Project for Third Graders
Minot State receives $2 million gift for its entrepreneurship program

North Dakota State College of Science
‘Give Kids a Smile Day’ set for NDSCS

North Dakota State University
Annual fundraising competition to support two families<
NDSU Darwin Day events scheduled<
Engineering professor, alumnus earn recognition for research
Civil engineering professor, graduate student present on water resources
Public health department chair to be on panel addressing rural child poverty
Years of research presented in three minutes at NDSU event

University of North Dakota
UND Theatre Arts to celebrate evening of stagecraft with original works by students Feb. 17-20
Sara Bjerke wins National Athletic Trainers’ Association Service Award
UND’s new Ombudsman, is available to give people the tools — and the words — to navigate their differences
UND’s Heidi Czerwiec wins top honors for writing from ‘The Baltimore Review’
New UND Art Collections exhibition is focused on University’s relationship with the Grand Forks community
UND’s next AH! panel discussion focuses on body and mind consciousness Thursday, Feb. 18

Valley City State University
Cheap Public Online Bachelor’s Programs for Out-of-State Students
VCSU achieves record spring enrollment

Williston State College
Spring Enrollment up again at Williston State College
WSC Foundation Announces New Regional Scholarship for Fall 2016

North Dakota University System
New round of Challenge Grants awarded
Chancellor Mark Hagerott’s February video message: