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Not a boy's club: Women-owned businesses grow in U.S., North Dakota
Rail agency alerts tank car owners to potential defects
Drop in U.S. consumer spending clouds Fed rate hike outlook
Morton County investigates reports of crop sprayer near protesters
Pipeline subject of Public Service Commission debate
crime and courts
nation and world
Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
Looking for your first credit card? Here’s how you choose
Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
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
September 22, 2016
UND's Kennedy responds to second racially charged photo
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—After two racially charged photos were circulated on social media within 48 hours of each other, University of North...
September 22, 2016 - 8:34pm
Judge dismisses ex-EERC leader's wrongful termination lawsuit
FARGO — A $2.9 million wrongful termination lawsuit filed by the former director of the University of North Dakota's Energy and Environmental...
September 22, 2016 - 5:40pm
September 19, 2016
UND athletics committee asks for scenarios involving sport cuts
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—With just six weeks until a final decision is due to University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy, the university's Intercollegiate Athletics Committee will begin to look at which sports it may cut at its next meeting. The committee, tasked to examine...
September 19, 2016 - 8:27pm
August 25, 2016
UND launches strategic planning process with first meeting
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The first step in what will be a monthslong process aimed at charting the University of North Dakota's future took...
August 25, 2016 - 11:11pm
August 19, 2016
NDUS sees gains in online courses
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—As students within the North Dakota University System continue to take more online classes, schools within the system are working to enhance those courses. In a presentation to the North Dakota Legislature's Interim Higher Education Committee on Friday, Richard...
August 19, 2016 - 8:23pm
August 18, 2016
UND president Kennedy works to be collaborative in budget process
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy told the North Dakota Legislature's Interim Higher Education Committee that UND is continuing to work collaboratively on both the university and the athletics budget. Kennedy put the athletics department on...
August 18, 2016 - 11:42pm
UND medical school sees big increase in research funding
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences has seen substantial increases in research funding in recent years, and its dean hopes that success continues through the end of the decade. Speaking to the North Dakota Legislature's Interim...
August 18, 2016 - 6:59pm
August 11, 2016
UND Fighting Hawks merchandise available Saturday
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Those wanting to sport apparel featuring the University of North Dakota's new Fighting Hawks logo don't have to wait...
August 11, 2016 - 7:27pm
August 10, 2016
New medical school brings collaboration to the forefront
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Though its halls are relatively empty and the building itself isn't 100 percent complete, staff at the new University...
August 10, 2016 - 11:37pm
April 15, 2015
Jacobs: Lawmakers, higher ed officials differ on process
A winter of watching has taught me something about the Legislature and higher education. For legislators, governing is all about decision-making. Governance in higher education is all about process. Lawmakers make scores of decisions every day. Ideas are examined and acted upon,...
April 15, 2015 - 7:24pm
April 5, 2014
ND Senator wants higher ed funds tied to teaching
GRAND FORKS — A state senator from Grand Forks is crafting a bill that would require North Dakota’s public universities to dedicate a portion of their state funding for instructional purposes only. Sen. Ray Holmberg said Friday that the proposal would force universities to be...
April 5, 2014 - 11:24pm
August 30, 2013
Higher education negotiates transition
One of the concerns about hiring an interim chancellor for the North Dakota University System was that good candidates would not apply because of the turmoil in higher ed. That was a possibility. But the more plausible reason the candidate pool was not as deep as it might have been...
August 30, 2013 - 12:00am
June 28, 2013
45,000 emails not gone for good, acting chancellor says
The more than 45,000 reportedly deleted emails from North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani's inbox are not gone for good, according to Larry Skogen, acting North Dakota University System chancellor. Officials are still trying to determine if they were ever deleted. "We...
June 28, 2013 - 4:15pm
May 26, 2013
After years of waiting, ND's new higher ed funding formula to kick in July 1
FARGO -- A new formula to fund North Dakota's public colleges and universities pulled off a "rare" achievement this spring, Sydney Hull said: earning the support of all 11 campuses for a change that he believes will lead to more transparency and efficiency in the system. Hull, the...
May 26, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
Higher ed board torn over Shirvani criticisms
FARGO -- The day after she was grilled at a legislative committee hearing about perceived efforts to discredit North Dakota's higher education chancellor, a member of the board overseeing the system sent an email critical of how her board and staff responded. Kari Reichert wrote...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am