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U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
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In my 20s and 30s, I accepted nearly every wedding invitation; now I RSVP no
What happens when you're laid off while pregnant?
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James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Killdeer well-represented at state meet
Midgets' bats wake up for opening round win
DHS baseball blanks Legacy to open tourney
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Port: In defense of the smoky back room
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
McFeely: The Hamid Shirvani disaster tour continues
Port: Gov. Doug Burgum and the Land Board need to get in control of their bureaucrats
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
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May 23, 2013
Diederich elected president of ND higher ed board
FARGO - North Dakota's embattled State Board of Higher Education will soon have a new president. During a special meeting today on the North Dakota State University campus, current board President Duaine Espegard made a motion to elect current Vice President Kirsten Diederich as...
May 23, 2013 - 4:19pm
May 11, 2013
NDUS whistleblower files lawsuit
A North Dakota University System whistleblower who questioned her boss' conduct before a legislative body earlier this year said she plans to file a defamation lawsuit against her employer. In a letter sent Friday through her attorney, Linda Porter, a university system office liaison...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00am
May 10, 2013
Higher ed board plans anonymous surveys to evaluate Shirvani's leadership
GRAND FORKS -- The North Dakota State Board of Higher Education unanimously decided Thursday to conduct a performance evaluation on the chancellor...
May 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 28, 2013
Behind the silence: Emails show ND university, college presidents have bristled at Shirvani's leadership
BISMARCK -- Minot State University President David Fuller had some tough talk for presidents of North Dakota's 11 public colleges and universities...
April 28, 2013 - 12:00am
April 26, 2013
NDUS auditor says Shirvani did not commit fraud
BISMARCK -- The internal auditor for the North Dakota University System said Chancellor Hamid Shirvani did not violate any policies or commit fraud in testimony before a House committee, but adds that Shirvani's presentation could have been construed as misleading. A University System...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
February 2, 2013
Office space at UND for chancellor upsets university president, lawmakers
BISMARCK -- State lawmakers and the University of North Dakota's president are questioning the authority of the state's University System to use part of a new information technology building to create office space for the chancellor. The Legislature in 2011 approved $12.5 million...
February 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 9, 2013
NDUS chancellor discusses reform plan at UND
GRAND FORKS -- Student success remains the focus of the North Dakota University System plan to overhaul admissions standards, which will not affect tuition rates, system Chancellor Hamid Shirvani said Tuesday. "If the standards are raised, the quality of education is higher and students...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 1, 2013
Dickinson State University releases survey; HR says results 'discouraging'
By Bryan Horwath firstname.lastname@example.org Dickinson State University and North Dakota University System officials have released in full an employee comments section of the 2012 DSU Campus Quality Survey following an open records request by The Dickinson Press in late December. NDUS...
January 1, 2013 - 12:00am
New ND chancellor examining system leadership
New chancellor examining system leadership By Amy Dalrymple Forum Communications WILLISTON, N.D.
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
New NDUS chancellor wants unified voice for higher ed
BISMARCK -- The new leader of North Dakota's University System wants to become the voice of higher education in the state. Hamid "Ham" Shirvani,...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2011
NDSU President Bresciani defends tuition increase
BISMARCK -- North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani defended an 8.8 percent tuition increase students are paying this fall during...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
August 25, 2011
Enrollment numbers reliable, despite DSU controversy
FARGO -- As North Dakota University System campuses release preliminary enrollment numbers this week, officials say there's no reason to doubt the integrity of the figures. The manipulation of enrollment numbers at Dickinson State University was an isolated case, said Michel Hillman,...
August 25, 2011 - 12:00am
August 4, 2011
Update: DSU president asked to resign day report released showing about 180 people enrolled at university without their knowledge
The chancellor of the North Dakota University system has asked Dickinson State University President Dr. Richard McCallum to resign as a result...
August 4, 2011 - 5:04pm
July 2, 2011
DSU enrollment reports questioned
Questions regarding the accuracy of Dickinson State University's enrollment reports have been raised and the North Dakota University System is reviewing the matter, NDUS Chancellor Bill Goetz said. "We have expectations that our campuses are all reporting appropriate, accurate enrollment...
July 2, 2011 - 12:00am