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November 17, 2016
State board enters closed meeting to discuss NDSU president's contract
BISMARCK — North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani has made progress in communication and other areas but still has work...
November 17, 2016 - 7:24am
ND considers new policy to control former administrator salaries
BISMARCK — The North Dakota University System is considering changing a policy to regulate the salary of tenured faculty who become administrators and then return to the faculty. The change, which was given a first reading at the board's meeting Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Bismarck,...
November 17, 2016 - 7:22am
November 16, 2016
State board enters closed meeting to discuss NDSU president’s contract
BISMARCK — The state Board of Higher Education approved a one-year contract extension for North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani...
November 16, 2016 - 12:51pm
October 1, 2016
DICKINSON, N.D.—Four-year degrees are not all they are cracked up to be in North Dakota. There are currently 14,000 job openings across...
October 1, 2016 - 8:13am
September 30, 2016
North Dakota University System told to brace for more budget cuts
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—North Dakota University System officials were warned to brace for cuts in the next two-year budget that likely will go deeper than the 10 percent reduction they're now planning to handle. State agencies were told to plan budgets for 2017-19 that are 10 percent...
September 30, 2016 - 7:38am
August 31, 2016
Oilfield worker earns scholarship to continue education
BISMARCK—Chad Schoch thought he'd work in the North Dakota oilfields for two years, at most. He wanted to roughneck, make and save money,...
August 31, 2016 - 6:37am
August 30, 2016
VCSU, MSU offering new master’s program
Kirsten Baesler, state superintendent of public instruction, is optimistic that a new degree program at Valley City and Mayville state universities will help ease North Dakota’s teacher shortage by encouraging mid-career professionals in other fields to go into the classroom. Valley...
August 30, 2016 - 6:55am
August 15, 2016
The problems at NDSU are bigger than Bresciani
MINOT -- Last weekend, I broke a news story indicating that North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani had been something less than honest about his handling of controversial media restrictions instituted by his athletics department. Bresciani said in a statement released...
August 15, 2016 - 6:55am
August 13, 2016
McFeely exclusive: Bresciani welcomes investigation into media rules flap
FARGO—In an exclusive interview Thursday, Aug. 12, North Dakota State University president Dean Bresciani reiterated he welcomes an independent...
August 13, 2016 - 7:44am
August 1, 2016
Kudos to UND for thinking outside the penalty box
We have one motto: ‘L’audace, l’audace, toujours l’audace!’ (Audacity, audacity, always audacity!)” That’s a quote from U.S. Army Gen. George Patton. And as a philosophical Guiding Star, Patton’s motto is a good one if you’re a combat leader. Or a college president,...
August 1, 2016 - 7:07am
July 6, 2016
New UND President Mark Kennedy all moved into his new office
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—A glance around the office of new University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy allows visitors to trace the Minnesota native's trajectory through business, politics and higher education. A photo from when Kennedy coached a fifth-grade basketball team...
July 6, 2016 - 6:39am
July 2, 2016
UND terminates chief strategy officer and vice provost
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Joshua Riedy is no longer employed as the University of North Dakota's vice provost and chief strategy officer. Riedy was...
July 2, 2016 - 6:37am
June 30, 2016
Mother of Rainbow Garden dies at 85 Ewen remembered as advocate for arts, humanities
MAYVILLE, N.D. – Joann Ewen, known as a leader in the Mayville community and for her contributions to the Rainbow Garden, Mayville State University and the North Dakota Museum of Art, has died. Ewen, best known for her hand in the creation and regular maintenance of the Rainbow...
June 30, 2016 - 6:56am
June 29, 2016
UND logo's popularity will grow
Time, human nature and history are on the University of North Dakota's side, as far as acceptance of the new logo is concerned. Time, because new freshmen keep arriving at UND, and their connection with old logos and nicknames becomes more remote with every passing year. Human nature,...
June 29, 2016 - 6:55am
June 9, 2016
$4.5 million in donations to NDSU entrepreneurship endowment
FARGO—An anonymous donation has helped North Dakota State University establish a $4.5 million endowment for entrepreneurship. The local business community has been telling the school's leadership it needs to encourage entrepreneurship, NDSU President Dean Bresciani said Wednesday,...
June 9, 2016 - 6:42am