Media Coverage Summary – May 13, 2016

May 13, 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 13.


Bismarck State College
Faculty members earn tenure
BSC celebrates employee achievements
Commencement for BSC graduates is May 13

Dakota College at Bottineau
Dakota College Recognizes Excellence

Dickinson State University
Meyer receives Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award at staff and faculty ceremony
Nominees for the 2016 Outstanding Graduate Award announced
Ray native to address Dickinson State graduates at spring commencement

Lake Region State College
Baseball players named All Mon-Dak
LRSC graduation ceremonies May 13

Mayville State University
Alice Rice receives Orville Johnson Meritorious Service Award
Dr. Mark Skean wraps up 25-year tenure at Mayville State
Janice Jorgensen has enjoyed her 47-year association with Mayville State

Minot State University
Blue Lights Deter Crime at Minot State University
Graduates—enjoy your day

North Dakota State College of Science
Red River Cottage a unique partnership in Wahpeton
NDSCS receives The College of Tomorrow Award
City and college to show off Red River Cottage
NDSCS Auto Body Repair & Refinishing Technology program receives National Reaccreditation
Hektner Student Center dedicated
Agawasie Day at NDSCS
NDSCS Faculty and Staff receive annual College Awards
Colleges announce joint pharmacy tech degree

North Dakota State University
NDSU receives $2 million grant for cover crop research
Student wins international poster competition
Graduate student earns first dual pharmacy, public health degree from NDSU
NDSU to offer new online nursing program
NDSU developmental science program names award after student
Commencement speaker to urge teamwork, cooperation
NDSU is family tradition for commencement speaker
NDSU Opera Sails In With New Stage Design For Classic Show
NDSU fashion grads launch online women’s boutique
Getting Dirty for Dig Day at Cheney Middle School
Author Tim O’Brien talks about writing as a way to ‘unpack’ war, tragedies

University of North Dakota
Doing Work
Featured Scholar: Surojit Gupta
Steady diet of success
UND Aerospace earns high FAA ranking in safety
Ten UND staff members receive Meritorious Service Awards
Choosing old fashioned over technology
Funding for UND Writers Conference part of $82 Million awarded for National Endowment for the Arts projects nationwide

Valley City State University
Vangstad ribbon-cutting: People, purpose, place
VCSU to hold commencement Saturday, May 14

Williston State College
Pump Jack Added To WSC Campus
Business Incubator Opens on WSC Campus

North Dakota University System
OER Steering Committee named