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March 19, 2018
The show goes on for the Fritz--for now: Aging UND auditorium needs expensive work with future uncertain
GRAND FORKS—The Chester Fritz Auditorium is in its 40s and, like others around that age, it's had some work done. Betty Allan is the director...
March 19, 2018 - 8:44am
March 14, 2018
New program offers AP courses to rural ND students
FARGO—In the past two years, more than 3,800 North Dakota students have earned more than 10,500 hours of college credit, which represents...
March 14, 2018 - 7:38pm
March 13, 2018
Kennedy: No plans to leave UND
GRAND FORKS—After spending last week in the running to be president of a Florida university, Mark Kennedy wants to make something known...
March 13, 2018 - 3:10pm
March 11, 2018
UND investigating student fees after treasurer's arrest
GRAND FORKS—A UND investigation has begun to determine the security of student fee dollars after last week's arrest of the former student...
March 11, 2018 - 6:47am
March 6, 2018
Florida interview raises questions of Kennedy's future at UND
GRAND FORKS—University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy could soon be shipping out of North Dakota if this week goes his way.
March 6, 2018 - 7:01am
March 2, 2018
Applications open for two positions on ND Board of Higher Education
BISMARCK -- State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler is encouraging North Dakotans to apply for two openings on the State Board of Higher Education. The positions carry four-year terms that start July 1, which is when the terms of incumbent board members Kevin Melicher and Mike Ness...
March 2, 2018 - 8:40pm
Minnesota State system rejects 3 finalists, selects interim chancellor
ST. PAUL—A second nationwide search in as many years has again failed to produce a new chancellor for the Minnesota State higher education...
March 2, 2018 - 7:24pm
February 22, 2018
Higher ed board tweaks chancellor evaluation process
GRAND FORKS — After the top executive North Dakota University System was hit with labor allegations, the governing board that oversees him is revamping his evaluation process.
February 22, 2018 - 11:06pm
February 21, 2018
Minn. State system Board adopts 'affirmative' sexual consent policy
ST. PAUL—Students and staff could be punished if they fail to obtain affirmative consent for sex through "words or clear, unambiguous action" under a policy change approved Wednesday, Feb. 21, by the Minnesota State Board of Trustees. The policy applies to some 375,000 students...
February 21, 2018 - 7:45pm
February 18, 2018
Longstanding legacy: North Dakota campuses a result of politics, early expectations of state's founders
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—If you build it, they will come. The adage doesn't just apply to magic baseball diamonds in Kevin Costner movies. In...
February 18, 2018 - 6:02am
February 14, 2018
Report: Most ND university students prefer traditional courses over online classes
FARGO — North Dakota University System students are overwhelmingly seeking a degree and most get the vast majority of their instruction...
February 14, 2018 - 5:45pm
February 9, 2018
From North to South: UND grad makes a home in Antarctica
GRAND FORKS — Recent University of North Dakota graduate Janelle Hakala is no stranger to chilling temperatures, having grown up in Ely, Minn.,...
February 9, 2018 - 7:04pm
January 28, 2018
University endowments range in value, are alike in mission
GRAND FORKS — With higher education in flux across the country, steady sources of funding are hardly guaranteed. The drawdown of state...
January 28, 2018 - 7:52am
January 20, 2018
Proposal would convert UND's Hyslop to STEM facility
GRAND FORKS — A reshuffling of athletic training facilities on the University of North Dakota campus could open space for a science facility...
January 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
January 17, 2018
NDSU's VP for research resigns after critical review, complaints
FARGO — North Dakota State University's vice president for research, the subject of complaints about a "vindictive" and "overbearing" management...
January 17, 2018 - 8:39pm