Media Coverage Summary – May 6, 2016

May 6, 2016


The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, May 6.


Bismarck State College
Retirement begins for 13 BSC employees
Holocaust Remembrance Day Observance Event at BSC May 5
BSC’s Festival of Short Plays begins May 4
BSC campus hosts community raku, arts crawl, and graphics show

Dakota College at Bottineau
Dakota College Recognizes Excellence

Dickinson State University
Form and Fusion Dance to perform May 7 & 8
DSU Heritage Foundation to offer Energizing Education Scholarship

Lake Region State College
LRSC Fastpitch player earns Region MVP honor
Phi Theta Kappa chapter installs officers

Mayville State University
Nick Storhaug will deliver the commencement address May 14
‘I’m Thankful for MaSU’ Day is an overwhelming success
Alpha Phi Sigma Omicron holds new member induction

Minot State University
Celebration of print facilitates learning about printmaking
Alumni Association’s premier Gala event is May 6
Red & Green journalists earn Communicator Awards

North Dakota State College of Science
NDSCS Auto Body Repair & Refinishing Technology program receives National Reaccreditation
NDSCS Celebrates Hektner Student Center Dedication
NDSCS Celebrates Agawasie Day on Thursday, May 5

North Dakota State University
Nisswa native to speak at NDSU graduation
Seeing double: Twin brothers to speak at commencement ceremonies at NDSU, Concordia
Woiwode going old school with newest book
NDSU Sport Management Program Gets Visit From Vikings
NDSU to receive nearly $2.2M to research crop productivity
NDSU grad landed key role, albeit off-screen, keeping ‘Revenant’ authentic

University of North Dakota
UND’s eligible spring graduates and degree recipients top 2,100
Brewing for Success
UND Art & Design holds open house May 6
UND School of Law commencement ceremony is May 7, at 10a.m., at the Chester Fritz
Hartenstein receives a 2016 Lillian Elsinga Outstanding Student Leader Award
MSAE Receives STEM Classification
Brij Singh and Jack Russell Weinstein named newest recipients of UND’s highest academic honor at surprise announcements

Valley City State University
VCSU athletic training program granted accreditation
VCSU to cut ribbon on Vangstad Auditorium

Williston State College
Puppy parade at WSC
WSC Students Honor Deceased Veterans
WSC Forms President’s Advisory Council

North Dakota University System
Envisioning a Path to Success
Board hears campus budget reports
Higher education summit approaching
OER Steering Committee named