Skip to main content
The Dickinson Press
Roundtable highlights unmanned aircraft business potential
Today's poll question: What is your favorite western North Dakota summer activity?
Grand Forks County hopes to combat fentanyl use
Caring Hearts Wall dedicated in Larimore
Next court date set for man accused of terrorizing
crime and courts
nation and world
Oil falls as dollar strengthens
Oil prices gain as firm demand outweighs dollar strength
Landowners wary of huge pipeline project: Hearings upcoming on $3.7 billion, 1,134-mile project
North Dakota rig count stays steady, down 1 this week
Landowners protest proposed Bakken pipeline in Iowa
Honoring America's veterans: Memorial Day a time to remember a Vietnam War hero
Patrick Hope: U Canton touch this
Jackie Hope: Spring cleaning: One project inevitably leads to another
Service to country during wartime: Jim Fisher recalls tour of duty in Vietnam
Dance studio to present recital
Unlikely candidates: Young DHS team shines in West Region for top spot in state tournament
Titans, Cougars locked at second
MacDonald: I’ll forever be grateful to Dickinson
Dickinson boys golf misses state tournament berth
Holten: A new North Dakota hero
Jacobs: Veto messages show governor wields 2 tools
Omdahl: Reducing America’s dependent population
Zaleski: More ‘wildflowers, grasses of North Dakota’
Justice denied to Stark County landowners
Carla Fay Michelsen
Karen Jan Johnson
NDUS chancellor: Student fee expenditures 'common place'
BISMARCK -- Many of the issues raised in a scathing audit of how North Dakota State University and the University of North Dakota have spent student fees are simply "common practice" in higher education and not a sign of problems, North Dakota University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Audit: NDSU, UND inappropriately spent student fees
FARGO -- Students applying to North Dakota State University's graduate school bought an $11,000 first-class ticket to India for the school's dean for a recruiting trip, and the University of North Dakota's graduate school applicants indirectly bought five iPads for university employees...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 17, 2012
International student policy to change after DSU trouble
BISMARCK -- The State Board of Higher Education is working to tighten admission policies for international students after fake transcripts and bogus degrees became evident at Dickinson State University. On Wednesday during its meeting at Bismarck State College, the board approved...
May 17, 2012 - 12:00am
March 24, 2012
NAIA: DSU did not break rules for athletes
A performance audit of Dickinson State University states that the school did not commit any National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics...
Blue Hawks / news / sports
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
Audit: DSU out of compliance
Dickinson State University is out of compliance with numerous policies, according to the results of a performance audit conducted by the Office...
March 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Dickinson State University president expects no 'earth-shattering' developments with newest audit
The final audit regarding a degree-scandal at Dickinson State University is in draft form and is expected to be released next week, officials said Monday. DSU President D.C. Coston will travel to Bismarck to discuss the state auditor's finds March 27, he said during a Dickinson City...
education / local / news
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
DSU: Improper documentation found for 30 more students; Some had none
Nearly 30 more Dickinson State University international students than originally reported do not have proper documentation and some have none,...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 3, 2012
Lawmakers question DSU
BISMARCK -- State lawmakers had sharp questions Friday about why it took so long to discover problems with a Dickinson State University program...
March 3, 2012 - 12:00am
February 24, 2012
DSU president: Rest of programs are clean
WAHPETON -- A new audit of Dickinson State University programs turned up no irregularities beyond those unearthed in certain international programs earlier this month, the school's president said Thursday. A university system auditor combed through a sampling of 158 student files...
February 24, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
LaPlante didn't know about audit before death
Dickinson State University officials say a dean who committed suicide Friday didn't know about the contents of a scathing audit of some of the school's international programs that was released the same day. Doug LaPlante, dean of the college of education, business and applied sciences,...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
DSU continues educating: Interim vice president of academic affairs selected
While the events that unraveled at Dickinson State University on Feb. 10 were disturbing, students, staff and faculty are taking the opportunity...
February 14, 2012 - 12:00am
February 11, 2012
DSU awarded unearned degrees; Officials evaluating employee roles in policy violations
Dickinson State University is still evaluating which employees were involved with violating policies that resulted in hundreds of international...
February 11, 2012 - 12:00am
August 4, 2011
Report released today shows about 180 people enrolled as Dickinson State University students without their knowledge
An internal review of Dickinson State University's enrollment released this afternoon shows about 180 people were registered as students in the fall without their consent or knowledge.
education / local / news
August 4, 2011 - 3:40pm
May 6, 2010
Audit finds problem with BAC funding
Dickinson State University, along with two other state universities, was found to be in noncompliance with capital projects requirements, according to a performance audit released Wednesday. Audit information states approval to change the financing of the Badlands Activities Center...
local / news
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am