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November 28, 2017
COMMENTARY: Build a better board of higher ed
GRAND FORKS — A task force will study governance of higher education in North Dakota, the governor says. Applications for membership are due...
November 28, 2017 - 10:30am
November 10, 2017
Reduced higher ed board meeting schedule worries ND college faculty
BISMARCK — A North Dakota faculty group has issued an official letter of concern about a plan to cut the monthly in-person meetings of...
November 10, 2017 - 2:33pm
February 28, 2015
House bill requires university president reviews
BISMARCK — Public university presidents in North Dakota won't face comprehensive 360 degree reviews in upcoming performance evaluations, but they might have to under a bill that's already passed the House. At a meeting of the state Board of Higher Education on Thursday, Vice...
February 28, 2015 - 7:24am
May 23, 2013
Diederich elected president of N.D. higher ed board
FARGO -- North Dakota's embattled State Board of Higher Education will soon have a new president. During a special meeting today on the North Dakota State University campus, current board President Duaine Espegard made a motion to elect current Vice President Kirsten Diederich as...
May 23, 2013 - 4:12pm
February 12, 2012
Apps accepted for ND Higher Ed board vacancy
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Applications are being accepted from people who want to serve on North Dakota's Board of Higher Education. The term of board member Michael Haugen expires on June 30. A nominating committee is to meet on April 2 to forward the names of three candidates to the...
February 12, 2012 - 12:00pm
May 16, 2010
Minot attorney Jon Backes is next Higher Ed president
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Minot attorney Jon Backes has been elected the next president of the state Board of Higher Education. Backes was elected president and Grand Forks attorney Grant Shaft the next vice president at the board's recent retreat in Bismarck. They will serve from...
May 16, 2010 - 8:00pm
April 23, 2009
By Janell Cole, N.D. Capitol Bureau
BISMARCK -- The Senate confirmed Wahpeton attorney Richie Smith for a second term on the state Board of Higher Education on Wednesday despite some senators using the occasion to bash the board and the University System. Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks, voted to confirm but "with...
April 23, 2009 - 7:37am
December 30, 2008
Ten apply for N.D. Board of Higher Education
BISMARCK -- Ten North Dakotans, including four previous applicants, are seeking appointment to the state Board of Higher Education next year. The 10 include current board President Richie Smith of Wahpeton, who is seeking re-appointment to a second four-year term. Smith's term and...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
November 3, 2008
Mixed reactions to name change
BOTTINEAU, N.D. (AP) -- The dean of Minot State University-Bottineau says reactions are mixed to a possible name change. The campus has been studying a name change for a year. Officials recently sent telephone and written surveys to current and prospective students, faculty, staff,...
November 3, 2008 - 12:00am