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University of North Dakota
May 21, 2016
More research projects featuring drones get OK from UND committee
GRAND FORKS -- University of North Dakota faculty members are planning to use a rural piece of university property to conduct research utilizing unmanned aircraft to train law enforcement officers and map vegetation. Oakville Prairie, an area with more than 900 acres of land about...
May 21, 2016 - 9:16pm
May 13, 2016
UND to invest in new majors, faculty and renovations after cutting $21.5 million
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota is going to invest in several facilities and programs, interim President Ed Schafer announced Friday. In the lower of level of UND's Steam Plant near boilers that are more than 50 years old, Schafer said $21.5 million in cuts made to the...
May 13, 2016 - 7:08pm
May 4, 2016
UND Fighting Hawks logo development delayed by championship
GRAND FORKS -- The finalization of the University of North Dakota's Fighting Hawks logo is about two weeks behind schedule. Director of Brand Strategy and Development Conor O'Flaherty of SME Inc., the company working with the school to create the logo, said the delay is due to UND's...
May 4, 2016 - 4:56pm
May 1, 2016
UND dollars invested in athletics increases in recent years, budget breaks even
GRAND FORKS -- The amount of money University of North Dakota puts into its athletics department has increased in recent years and reports show it almost always breaks even. Direct institutional support from UND to its athletics department has increased by 74 percent from $4.2 million...
May 1, 2016 - 12:26am
April 27, 2016
UND budget cuts lay off 20 so far; tuition to be kept low
GRAND FORKS -- Twenty people had been laid off as of Wednesday and four academic programs have stopped accepting new students as the University of North Dakota released final budget cut data. Interim President Ed Schafer signed off on changes to the budget for fiscal year 2017 totaling...
April 27, 2016 - 11:00pm
April 26, 2016
UND budget feedback shows concerns over cuts
GRAND FORKS -- As interim University of North Dakota President Ed Schafer prepares to make final decision on how to cut $12.6 million from UND's budget, public feedback for proposed reductions have revealed many questions along with some support. Schafer's office accepted online feedback...
April 26, 2016 - 10:59pm
April 23, 2016
UND eyes buildings to vacate as part of new master plan
GRAND FORKS -- About a dozen buildings on the University of North Dakota's campus will be closed up and left empty in coming years because the...
April 23, 2016 - 9:27pm
April 13, 2016
UND tops NDSU for first time in 29 games
FARGO--The nonconference softball game played between the University of North Dakota and North Dakota State on Wednesday was an eye-opener for...
April 13, 2016 - 10:43pm
April 11, 2016
UND president search cost almost $140,000 -- most expensive in recent years
GRAND FORKS -- The North Dakota University System estimates the search to find the University of North Dakota’s next president was the most expensive in recent years. The search cost was $139,907, which is about $56,000 more than the average cost of other recent university president...
April 11, 2016 - 8:17pm
April 1, 2016
UND to post budget cut proposals, seek feedback later this month
GRAND FORKS -- The target deadlines have been pushed back for budget proposals at the University of North Dakota. A total of $12.6 million must be cut from the 2015-17 budgets at UND, with $3.1 million of that coming separately from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences budget....
April 1, 2016 - 6:10pm
March 31, 2016
UND, researchers assisting NASA with testing unmanned aircraft software
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota researchers will conduct an experiment next month as part of a program helping NASA study space -- airspace, that is. The federal agency is exploring the potential for regulating unmanned aircraft systems traffic as the technology advances and is integrated...
March 31, 2016 - 6:12pm
UND Student Senate wants public apology over professor's ROTC comments
GRAND FORKS -- In light of recent controversy, the University of North Dakota Student Senate passed a resolution Wednesday in support of the ROTC and is asking a professor who was critical of the program to publicly apologize. In a letter published in the Grand Forks newspaper last...
March 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
March 28, 2016
UND to face rival Denver in Frozen Four
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- North Dakota got the series sweep in Grand Forks. Denver got the series sweep in the Mile High City. They tied at a neutral site. The rubber match will be a big one. North Dakota has its NCAA Frozen Four opponent and it’s a familiar one -- fellow National Collegiate...
March 28, 2016 - 9:06am
March 18, 2016
Anonymous feedback shows support, concerns with new UND president
GRAND FORKS -- Feedback on the University of North Dakota's next president collected through recent online surveys was overwhelmingly positive, but some faculty and staff said they were concerned he isn't the right fit for the university. The anonymous surveys used by the Presidential...
March 18, 2016 - 4:27pm
March 15, 2016
Grand Forks leaders respond to Kennedy's selection to UND president
GRAND FORKS -- Mark Kennedy has been selected to serve as the University of North Dakota’s next president, and local leaders are abuzz at the prospect of welcoming the former U.S. Congressman to the position. The director of the George Washington University Graduate School of Political...
March 15, 2016 - 10:35pm