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July 29, 2014
NDUS seeks free online textbooks for students
GRAND FORKS — Students at North Dakota’s state-run colleges will get a break on text-book costs if a pilot program moves forward. Tanya Spilovoy, North Dakota University System director of distance education and state authorization, said the Legislature’s Higher Education Funding...
July 29, 2014 - 10:22pm
March 27, 2014
IT official says University System servers couldn’t detect intrusions
GRAND FORKS — An inability to detect intrusions was partially to blame for the North Dakota University System server breach that left the personal information of more than 290,000 former and current students, staff and faculty vulnerable, according to a system official. Lisa...
March 27, 2014 - 6:59pm
October 28, 2013
NDUS names vice chancellor: Bismarck State official to oversee academic, student affairs
GRAND FORKS — Larry Skogen, interim chancellor of the North Dakota University System, announced Monday he’s hired a friend and former colleague as interim vice chancellor.
October 28, 2013 - 6:24pm
October 25, 2013
Board appoints interim Bismarck State College president
BISMARCK — Bismarck State College’s executive vice president, David Clark, will take the reins at the school while its president, Larry Skogen, serves as interim chancellor for the North Dakota University System.
October 25, 2013 - 9:06pm
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