North Dakota State University

December 14, 2018

NDSU to offer new precision ag major and minor

The use of emerging technology, such as drones or GPS data, is transforming the agriculture industry. In January, NDSU will begin offering a program so students can stay at the front edge of the curve. NDSU’s new precision agriculture major and minor will educate the farmers, ranchers and ag technologists of tomorrow.


NDSU historical film project to be unveiled

A new documentary film, “1898-1899, North Dakota Goes to War,” is  a product of NDSU’s Digital History class taught by associate professor Angela Smith. The story focuses on the 1st North Dakota Infantry Volunteers, men who fought in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War. It premieres Dec. 10 at the Fargo Theater.


Showcase of Student Writing highlights students’ work

The writing talents of NDSU students were spotlighted during the fourth annual Showcase of Student Writing Dec. 3. Students from more than 60 NDSU courses displayed their work, including first-year writing, writing in the humanities and social sciences, business, technical, scientific and professional writing, creative writing and writing in foreign languages.