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The Hamid Shirvani Disaster Tour Continues
Hamid Shirvani is at it again. And that's not a good thing, for Shirvani or his employer. You remember ol' Ham. He made his mark on the North Dakota University System by being universally disliked by...
5/24/17 at 1:56 PM LISTEN: Gov. Burgum Says N.D. Higher Ed Has to Face Reality of Changes 5/19/17 at 1:28 PM
UND President Goes High-Falutin’ … and There Is Silence 2/14/17 at 4:56 PM
Higher Education Bills Call for Minnesota State Tuition Freezes
By Maureen McMullen, Forum News Service Another tuition freeze could be on the horizon for students at Minnesota State colleges and universities. Finance bills from the state House and Senate call f...
3/27/17 at 8:11 AM Minnesota Private Colleges Emphasize Undergrad Research 2/16/17 at 10:44 AM
At the Legislature: Buffer agreement reached, but... 5/18/15 at 12:39 AM
Embattled NDSU President Dean Bresciani Gets New Contract From State Board
After previously delaying a decision about giving NDSU President Dean Bresciani a new contract, the State Board of Higher Education today approved a one year deal after a closed door session. Interes...
11/16/16 at 1:17 PM Letter From Dean Bresciani Supporter Is Everything That’s Wrong in Higher Education 11/10/16 at 1:42 PM
What Was the Point, President Kennedy? 10/19/16 at 9:41 AM
State Board of Higher Education appoints Mark Kennedy UND president
The State Board of Higher Education today named the Hon. Mark Kennedy as the next president of the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota. Kennedy currently serves as a professor of p...
3/15/16 at 3:12 PM Leaders in education 1/12/16 at 6:03 PM
UND Art Collections premieres exhibit featuring American Indian Leaders in Higher Education Nov. 18 11/12/15 at 5:52 PM
Participate in Give to the Max Day
Give to the Max Day is Thursday, November 12, 2015, and with it comes the opportunity to support students at the University of Minnesota Crookston. Give to the Max Day, Minnesotas online 24-hour givea...
11/9/15 at 9:02 AM Entrepreneur David G. Ekman, Class of 1981, to Address Class of 2015 during Commencement on Saturday, May 9, 2015, at the University of Minnesota Crookston 5/6/15 at 3:12 PM
U of M Crookston Senior Pat Hagen Receives Student Conservationist Award at Annual Meeting of Minnesota Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society 3/16/15 at 2:55 PM
Federal Education Laws and Local Schools
There are eight Federal Education Laws that have not been renewed for several years, yet the laws have influence on local decisions about delivering quality education for our students. By Superintende...
1/31/14 at 9:00 AM
Seeing the World Through the Eyes of Others
Volunteering at a Lutheran AIDS ministry in Soweto, South Africa, gave a group of Concordia students a personal view into global challenges. The 23 students participated in a religion, sociology an...
8/30/13 at 11:28 AM Studying Sibelius at Salolampi 2/6/13 at 3:28 PM
Alumni, Students Connect at Leadership Event 1/31/13 at 12:44 PM
NDSU’s public health program director nominated for U.S. surgeon general
The director of NDSUs Master of Public Health program has been nominated by two Native American organizations to become the next U.S. surgeon general. Donald Warne, associate professor and Mary J. ...
7/15/13 at 9:48 AM The "Dilbert" of academia to speak at NDSU 4/19/11 at 1:27 PM
NDSU names Strategic Planning Committee 3/15/11 at 4:22 PM
Give Kids a Smile day provides nearly $11,000 in free dental care
Give Kids a Smileday at the North Dakota State College of Science provided free dental care worth nearly $11,000 to 40 area youth in early February at the NDSCS Wahpeton Campus. Local and regional de...
2/9/12 at 2:58 PM NDSCS graduates report 99 percent placement 12/13/11 at 9:00 AM
NDSCS enrollment surpasses 25-year high 9/20/11 at 11:41 AM