Media Coverage Summary – June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, June 30


Bismarck State College
Scholarships awarded to incoming BSC freshman
Meet five BSC students ready for the workforce in the fastest growing industries

Dakota College at Bottineau
Bakken U Scholarship Application Now Open

Dickinson State University
Report shows $91.4 million, 450 job impact of Dickinson State University
Diplomas mailed this week!

Lake Region State College
Nurse assistant courses start in July

Mayville State University
Distinguished alumni and friends honored as part of annual Alumni Day celebration
Emeritus status bestowed on Steve Bensen
Mayville State to host Shrine Bowl athletes and coaches in July

Minot State University
Minot State University begins construction on relocating Northwest Art Center 
Xcel Energy donates to Minot State STEM program students
Spring 2017 Presiden’t List and Dean’s List

North Dakota State College of Science
Cass County workforce career academy gets OK to seek financial support
The Fargo area is short on workers. A new coordinated effort is trying to change that.

North Dakota State University
Destructive Japanese Beetles Likely in North Dakota to Stay
Carrington Research Extension Center offers weed ID resources
Dickinson Research Extension Center field day – July 12
Scoggins: Ex-Hopkins star in NFL hosts camp with focus on leadership
NDSU assistant professor studying spider silk in hopes of applying its properties to biomedical research

University of North Dakota
UND shapes ‘Leaders in Action’
Meet Janelle Kilgore
On the offensive against opioids
Writers Conference: Funds found, funds kept?
Perfect pairs

Valley City State University
Making connections with strategic partners for student success

Williston State College
WSC Enjoys Rummage Sale Success
WSC Reacts to Miller Appointment
Miller Appointed WSC President

North Dakota University System
State Board holds annual meeting
Envision 2030 enters new phase