Media Coverage Summary – Friday, April 29

April 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, 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 Academic Team

Dakota College at Bottineau
DCB students named community college scholars

Dickinson State University
DSU choirs to hold final performance of academic year
DSU Jazz Ensemble to make debut in downtown Dickinson
DSU Ranked Among Best Value Colleges for Bachelor of Finance Online
Form and Fusion Dance to perform May 7 & 8

Lake Region State College
LRSC Phi Beta Lambda chapter earns honors
LRSC students named to state all academic team
Peace officers graduate in Minot

Mayville State University
DECA students attend and compete at international conference in Washington
Finley-Sharon students sign with Mayville State
Students, faculty, and staff embark on project to support the legacy of Ann Nelson

Minot State University
Working for a common goal, Foisy, new HR director have a shared vision
Academy helps your entrepreneurs bring ideas to life
MSU Athletics Holds Lip Sync Battle for Injured Athlete
Keeping it simple
Three MSU students receive communication awards
University Celebrates Life, Works of Shakespeare
MSU Student Named Miss Teen N.D.

North Dakota State College of Science
Band director prepares to pass baton
NDSCS awards an additional 18 Scholarships to area Students

North Dakota State University
Carson Wentz mania reigns supreme in North Dakota
Carson Wentz picked 2nd overall by Philadelphia Eagles in NFL Draft
South Dakota’s Erbele hired as North Dakota’s state engineer
NDSU commencement set, alumnus to receive honorary degree
Students present at national research conference
NDSU graduates build careers at Gate City Bank
NDSU to host international symposium on materials from renewables
Tim O’Brien, author of ‘The Things They Carried,’ to give talk at NDSU

University of North Dakota
An American Indian tradition lives strong at UND with annual Wacipi
All-female international crew of UND master’s degree students spending 10 days in Lunar-Mars ‘habitat’ on campus
UND hosts North Dakota Science & Engineering Fair
UND School of Law commencement ceremony is May 7, at 10 a.m., at the Chester Fritz
May 2 UND Space Studies Colloquium features Ed Dwight, America’s first black astronaut candidate
UND alum and PGA weather guy headlines severe storm symposium May 2-3 on campus
UND student and Argusville, N.D., native Jed Hanson wins prestigious Truman Scholarship

Valley City State University
Athletic training program granted accreditation

Williston State College
College Readiness Day At WSC
Community Education Yoga Teacher Receives Certification

North Dakota University System
OER use to save students $$$