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Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
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May 24, 2018
Commentary: Like a cockroach, Shirvani's career can't be killed
FARGO — There will be two things remaining on this Earth when it is obliterated by nuclear war or the Kardashians: cockroaches and Hamid...
May 24, 2018 - 6:45pm
May 22, 2018
Shirvani, finalist for Guam college job, blames ND problems on 'bigotry'
MANGILAO, Guam — Former North Dakota University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani is a finalist for the president's job at the University...
May 22, 2018 - 7:01pm
July 27, 2017
McFeely: Shirvani sycophants should admit they were wrong
If you hire bad people and expect not to get burned because—well, just because—guess what? You're going to get burned. Let's christen...
July 27, 2017 - 7:00am
July 26, 2017
McFeely: Former ND chancellor Shirvani resigns as president of Iowa College
Hamid Shirvani, the controversial former chancellor of the North Dakota University System, has resigned as president of Briar Cliff College in...
July 26, 2017 - 2:44pm
May 24, 2017
McFeely: 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...
May 24, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 27, 2015
Former chancellor Potts withdraws from NDUS search
BISMARCK — Robert Potts, former chancellor of the North Dakota University System, has withdrawn his application to again lead the state’s...
March 27, 2015 - 8:53pm
January 23, 2015
SBHE begins search for new chancellor
BISMARCK — Applications are currently being accepted for the North Dakota University System’s next chancellor. The new chancellor will replace Interim Chancellor Larry Skogen, who has served in the position since June 2013 when the State Board of Higher Education controversially...
January 23, 2015 - 12:47am
December 10, 2014
DSU hosts chancellor search talk: Participants want someone to keep NDUS out of scandals
The search for the new North Dakota University System chancellor has started. On Wednesday evening, a group of Dickinson State University students,...
December 10, 2014 - 11:20pm
January 17, 2014
Plan for admissions standards at ND colleges still in the works
BISMARCK — More than a year since it was introduced and approved, a plan to raise admissions standards and enhance student success at the state’s 11 colleges and universities is still under construction. The Pathways to Student Success plan, developed by former Chancellor Hamid...
January 17, 2014 - 10:00pm
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
June 21, 2013
Higher ed board rejects Shirvani's evaluations; acting chancellor offered chance to 'fix it'
BOTTINEAU -- The State Board of Higher Education on Thursday rejected former Chancellor Hamid Shirvani's annual performance evaluations of the...
June 21, 2013 - 12:00am
June 19, 2013
UND vice presidents speak up for Kelley
GRAND FORKS -- Six vice presidents at the University of North Dakota say they welcome a full review of President Robert Kelley because they "respectfully disagree" with his job evaluation, which was written last week by the outgoing chancellor of the North Dakota University System. Chancellor...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 5, 2013
Chancellor buyout to cost $925,000
BISMARCK -- Monday's vote by the State Board of Higher Education to buy out Chancellor Hamid Shirvani's contract will cost the state more than $925,000. An estimate by the North Dakota University System says Shirvani will receive $925,377 for his remaining two years, plus an undetermined...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
Chancellor's exit divisive, not surprising
FARGO -- One lawmaker lamented the buyout of embattled North Dakota University System Chancellor Hamid Shirvani's contract because she thinks he should have just been fired. Another thought it was a shame because it ensures the head of the state's public colleges and universities...
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
June 3, 2013
Next chancellor may not be named until 2015
BISMARCK -- The next permanent chancellor of the North Dakota University System may not start until 2015 -- or may not even be hired if a constitutional amendment is approved by voters next year. The State Board of Higher Education voted unanimously Monday to release embattled Chancellor...
June 3, 2013 - 7:13pm