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Dickinson educators view documentary about reforming traditional learning
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Teacher, spouse who died in murder-suicide had been accused in sex case
USFS extends Dakota Prairie Grasslands Demonstration Project for 10 years
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
How to stop credit card fraud while traveling
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Bemidji State football coach on 'leave of absence,' AD says
NDSU junior Plank made the most of his opportunity at middle linebacker
Rarely-enforced 'sideline interference' rule from Bison game meant to protect officials from being injured
Dickinson State women’s golf second at Mystics Invite
Charchenko leads Midgets at Minot Invite
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Ilene (Hanel) Gill
Richard "Dick" Hegge
Andrew J. Volesky
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
October 17, 2015
Dickinson to host renowned intensive police training next summer
Dickinson may feel a slight increase in law enforcement next summer as officers from different regional agencies flock to the city for a special training event. The Dickinson Police Department will host the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command, an intensive...
October 17, 2015 - 12:07am
Our View: Dickinson State must identify its ideal president
Forty-seven people want to be the next president of Dickinson State University. Surely one of those applicants is the outstanding and strong-willed leader capable of revitalizing the university, growing enrollment, establishing consistency, clarity and honesty with the community,...
August 17, 2015 - 9:59am
August 4, 2015
Our View: Ozbun an ideal choice for DSU interim president
Dickinson State University was looking for a volunteer to serve as its interim president. The State Board of Higher Education found perhaps the best one in North Dakota for the job. On Tuesday, the board appointed Jim Ozbun as interim president of DSU a day after D.C. Coston announced...
August 4, 2015 - 9:00pm
Ozbun named Dickinson State interim president
The State Board of Higher Education voted to appoint Jim Ozbun, the former president of North Dakota State University, as interim president of...
August 4, 2015 - 7:16pm
Coston stepping down as DSU president on Aug. 15
D.C. Coston is stepping down as Dickinson State University’s president on Aug. 15. In an email sent to DSU staff Monday evening and obtained...
August 4, 2015 - 9:43am
May 19, 2015
DSU hires new VP for student affairs
Dickinson State University announced Tuesday that Melanie Tucker will be its new vice president for student affairs and enrollment management....
May 19, 2015 - 11:26pm
April 9, 2015
DSU presidential search committee assembled
The North Dakota University System announced Thursday the chair and 11 members of a search committee that will assist in identifying candidates...
April 9, 2015 - 6:16pm
March 6, 2015
Students vocal on ID cards for voting bill; Coston says it 'opens the door for terrible things’
BISMARCK — North Dakota college students clashed with campus leaders Thursday over a bill that would require issuing student ID cards with...
March 6, 2015 - 12:46am
March 3, 2015
Higher ed board approves sale of Foundation apartments to DSU
BISMARCK -- The North Dakota Board of Higher Education approved Dickinson State University’s proposal to seek revenue bonds to purchase three residential apartments from the Dickinson State University Foundation. Sean Smith, a Bismarck attorney appointed as receiver to control...
March 3, 2015 - 9:24pm
February 20, 2015
Brock: Who should be the next president of DSU?
I attended a community forum hosted by North Dakota Board of Higher Education Chancellor Larry Skogen on Wednesday evening. The forum sought input from community members as to what qualities they would want in Dickinson State University’s next president. DSU President D.C. Coston...
February 20, 2015 - 6:32pm
September 15, 2014
D.C. Coston: Quality education has always prevailed at DSU
In a recent op-ed piece published in a number of North Dakota newspapers, I detailed the many positive changes at Dickinson State University in the last several years. I indicated this university is highly focused on our covenant to serve the students, region and state, and to be...
September 15, 2014 - 6:10pm
April 30, 2014
DSU president named a finalist for chancellor job at Wisconsin university
Dickinson State University President D.C. Coston is in the running for the chancellor position at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. UW System President Ray Cross announced the five finalists for the position Wednesday after a nearly four-month search. “We’re looking for...
April 30, 2014 - 4:41pm
June 23, 2013
DSU president lauded in former university system chancellor's review
Though Hamid Shirvani's scathing evaluations of a number of North Dakota University System presidents made headlines across the state last week, the former chancellor wasn't hard on every university leader. One administrator who Shirvani was particularly complimentary of was Dickinson...
June 23, 2013 - 12:00am
February 10, 2013
Dickinson State mulls forming new athletic conference with former DAC schools
After less than one school year in the Frontier Conference, Dickinson State officials are mulling a move that would send its athletic programs to a proposed league consisting primarily of its former Dakota Athletic Conference rivals. Kurt Patberg, a consultant representing five schools,...
February 10, 2013 - 12:41am
January 25, 2013
Department of Ed upholds DSU fine for enrollment-related violations
Dickinson State University officials this week received news that the U.S. Department of Education has denied an appeal for a $32,500 fine for enrollment reporting infractions, they announced today. The infractions occurred during the 2010 and 2011 academic years, according to an...
January 25, 2013 - 3:58pm