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December 18, 2013
ND university gets $2.5M gift from late WA couple
VALLEY CITY, N.D. (AP) — Valley City State University has received a $2.5 million donation from the estate of a Washington state couple, the largest gift in the North Dakota school's history. The money is from the estate of Leonard and Marjorie Wright of Mukilteo,...
December 18, 2013 - 9:50am
December 16, 2013
Amendment on higher ed concerns legislators
GRAND FORKS — Voters will have the opportunity to change the structure of higher education governance next year when a constitutional amendment appears on the ballot. But some legislators in Grand Forks are raising concerns that the proposed constitutional amendment puts academic...
December 16, 2013 - 6:32am
December 10, 2013
Neurology researcher to join University of North Dakota
FARGO — A neurologist with research expertise in Lou Gehrig’s disease and fatigue associated with Parkinson’s disease has been named the founding chair of the Dr. Roger Gilbertson Endowed Chair of Neurology at the University of North Dakota School Of Medicine. Dr. Jau-Shin...
December 10, 2013 - 7:30am
December 9, 2013
NASA astronaut inspires women, girls
FARGO — Astronaut Karen Nyberg changed a tire for the first time in college. She was intimidated by it at first but gave it a try and found...
December 9, 2013 - 7:16am
December 2, 2013
NDUS may tweak admissions standards
Several changes could be in store for the North Dakota University System’s Pathways to Student Success plan, the signature piece of former Chancellor Hamid Shirvani’s 11-month tenure. The State Board of Higher Education charged then-Chancellor Shirvani with devising a plan to...
December 2, 2013 - 7:34am
University of Mary to offer classes on North Dakota air base
BISMARCK (AP) — The University of Mary will be delivering college graduate courses on the Grand Forks Air Force Base. The Bismarck-based college plans to offer the Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Strategic Leadership programs on the base. The classes...
December 2, 2013 - 6:40am
November 29, 2013
VCSU students treated to dinner
More than 40 Valley City State University students on campus over the Thanksgiving holiday were treated to a Thanksgiving buffet dinner at Vicky’s Viking Room restaurant in downtown Valley City on Thursday afternoon. According to Kari Stricklin, VCSU director of student activities,...
November 29, 2013 - 7:51am
November 26, 2013
NDSU selected for pilot program on student success
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota State University is one of 12 colleges selected to participate in a pilot program aimed at improving student success. The program is known as Gateways to Completion. NDSU will investigate student performance in up to five of the school's high-risk...
November 26, 2013 - 8:50am
November 25, 2013
UND dean aims to point majors toward careers
GRAND FORKS — Several years ago, Debbie Storrs decided to quit her job as a medical transcriptionist and head back to college. Her father said that was the stupidest thing he’d ever heard. “He said, ‘Debbie, you are walking away from retirement benefits and health insurance,...
November 25, 2013 - 7:13am
Other Views: Students lose if board goes away
Grand Forks Herald Battle lines haven’t yet formed for next year’s vote on whether to replace the North Dakota Board of Higher Education. But once the campaigns get underway, here’s a strategy tip for the pro-board side: Mobilize the students. Because if the eight-member...
November 25, 2013 - 6:38am
November 23, 2013
AG rules NDUS violated open records laws
FARGO — It may forever be a mystery how 40,000-plus emails were deleted from North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani’s account earlier this year. In an opinion released Friday, Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said the North Dakota University System office violated...
November 23, 2013 - 6:36am
November 15, 2013
Student leaders voice concerns with lawmakers
FARGO — North Dakota State University student leaders had the ears of several local lawmakers during a luncheon Thursday. NDSU student government...
November 15, 2013 - 7:27am
November 14, 2013
Good news for DSU
The Bismarck Tribune, Bismarck Enrollment at Dickinson State University this fall had fallen 42 percent in three years. The primary causes for the decline in the school population were a degree-mill type scandal involving foreign students mostly from China and inflated student enrollment...
November 14, 2013 - 6:47am
November 9, 2013
NDSU provost a finalist in Fla.
FARGO — North Dakota State University Provost Bruce Rafert was named as one of four finalists to be the next chancellor of the State University System of Florida, according to an announcement Thursday night. About six weeks ago, Rafert said he would step down to join the faculty...
November 9, 2013 - 8:09am
October 30, 2013
Interim chancellor talks higher ed partnership with business
By Kari Lucin The Jamestown Sun The interim chancellor of the North Dakota University System spoke about the role of higher education in meeting...
October 30, 2013 - 7:03am