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Women’s Bible studies at First Assembly
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April 29, 2016
Cuts at N.D. colleges include layoffs, program elimination
DEVILS LAKE, N.D.—Lake Region State College President Doug Darling has had to make difficult decisions. Lower than projected enrollment at Lake Region State College created a $400,000 budget shortfall, which was followed with a state mandated 4.05 percent cut to the school's...
April 29, 2016 - 6:30am
April 20, 2016
Exclusive: U.S. students given SATs that were online before exam
At least five times in the past three years, U.S. high school students were administered SAT tests that included questions and answers widely...
News/Nation and World
April 20, 2016 - 11:33am
April 12, 2016
UND presidential search tallies almost $140,000
Breakout The price of a president UND, 2016 - $139,907 North Dakota University System chancellor, 2015 - $83,943 Dickinson State University, 2015 - $85,221 Valley City State University, 2014 - $82,078 Minot State University, 2013 - $87,759 Lake Region State College, 2012 - $78,962...
April 12, 2016 - 6:39am
April 6, 2016
UC Berkeley reveals more staff members involved in sexual misconduct
SAN FRANCISCO - The University of California Berkeley released new records that revealed 12 staff members violated the school's sexual misconduct policy over the past five years, bringing the number of employees involved in such cases over that time period to 19. The fresh revelations...
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April 6, 2016 - 11:00pm
April 4, 2016
Princeton to keep President Wilson's name despite racist ties
NEW YORK - Princeton University will keep President Woodrow Wilson's name on campus buildings despite student complaints about racism, with officials...
News/Nation and World
April 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 2, 2016
Letter to the editor: UND's music therapy program should continue
I write unofficially — a private citizen — to request support for the University of North Dakota’s music therapy program, targeted for elimination. The program treated PTSD between world wars. Expanded, it treats Alzheimer’s, handicaps, trauma, crisis, special education,...
April 2, 2016 - 6:49am
UND plans budget cuts
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The target deadlines have been pushed back for budget proposals at the University of North Dakota. A total of $12.6 million must be cut from the 2015-17 budgets at UND, with $3.1 million of that coming separately from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences...
April 2, 2016 - 6:37am
April 1, 2016
Public apology requested over professor's ROTC comments
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—In light of recent controversy, the University of North Dakota Student Senate passed a resolution Wednesday in support of the ROTC and is asking a professor who was critical of the program to publicly apologize. In a letter published in the Grand Forks newspaper...
April 1, 2016 - 6:48am
March 30, 2016
Harvard to honor slaves who worked on campus in 1700s
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Harvard University plans to install a plaque next week honoring four slaves who worked on the campus in the 1700s, to acknowledge its role in slavery, the Ivy League university's president said on Wednesday. "Although we embrace and regularly celebrate the storied...
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March 30, 2016 - 2:26pm
March 28, 2016
North Dakota medical residency placements up from 2015
GRAND FORKS — For Joshua Greene, it’s about the people. The fourth-year medical student from Devils Lake hopes to one day set up a sports or family medicine practice in the Grand Forks area. “Everybody feels welcome and it’s a very friendly place,” he said. Greene is one...
March 28, 2016 - 6:54am
March 25, 2016
Criticism of campus drills draws Internet ire
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—University of North Dakota professor Heidi Czerwiec thought some people might respond to her recent letter to the Grand Forks Herald, but the backlash she experienced on blogs and social media was totally unexpected. In her piece, which was published in the...
March 25, 2016 - 6:41am
March 23, 2016
Fargo No. 1 ranked college town in US according to Schools.com
FARGO — Fargo’s low unemployment rate and short commutes helped make the city No. 1 on a new list of American college towns. The Schools.com rankings of small college towns from earlier this month analyzed 170 cities with populations under 150,000 that have at least one four-year...
March 23, 2016 - 7:04am
March 17, 2016
NDUS chancellor touts research projects
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota University System officials are looking to promote more research and collaboration within the system in key technology areas at the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State University. NexusND is an initiative that would combine three high-tech...
March 17, 2016 - 6:33am
March 15, 2016
University of North Dakota's new president is Mark Kennedy
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Mark Kennedy has been selected to serve as the University of North Dakota’s next president. At a meeting Tuesday, the...
March 15, 2016 - 3:02pm
Tuition rates and funding that work
The trouble with "free college" is that it would be hugely expensive, might hurt the world-leading quality of American universities (as Neal McCluskey explains in his column at bit.ly/250fzcz) and would be a huge windfall for rich students. The trouble with "costly college" is the...
March 15, 2016 - 6:37am