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Outreach, mentorship opportunities help attract women to engineering
August 29, 2017 - 4:11pm
By Olivia Gravel FARGO – Women in engineering traditionally have been underrepresented. Outreach and mentorship can be keys to inspiring...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week ending May 26
May 26, 2017 - 9:49am
Hjelle joins Pediatric PartnersPediatric Partners of Fargo has welcomed Cathy Hjelle as a mental health counselor. She has over 25 years' experience...
ENGINEERING: Scholars program challenges, prepares students for careers
April 4, 2017 - 9:44am
At North Dakota State University our engineering students are taught to think of solutions to the issues challenging society. Our mission as...
'A Whole New View': Unmanned aircraft are revolutionizing the engineering sector
February 28, 2017 - 8:58am
When GPS became available for surveying in engineering, it changed the industry, says Brady Woodard, construction engineering specialist for...
SD Mines receives grants for program aimed at graduating more women in engineering
October 20, 2016 - 4:30pm
RAPID CITY, S.D. — The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology in Rapid City has received $1.1 million from the National Science Foundation...
SD Mines to offer new degree for engineering professionals
July 22, 2016 - 3:25pm
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Engineering professionals interested in pursuing a Master of Engineering will have that opportunity from the South Dakota...
Ulteig Engineers opens new location in Minot, N.D.
July 13, 2016 - 3:21pm
Ulteig Engineers Inc. is celebrating this week, as it opens a new location at 216 S Broadway St. in Minot, N.D. Headquartered in Fargo, N.D.,...
UND student satellite project closing in on launch into space
July 11, 2016 - 12:14pm
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A trip to space is in the cards this year for a homemade University of North Dakota satellite, but students and alumni behind...
Rival SD schools team up for aviation project
June 28, 2016 - 12:45pm
Engineering students from South Dakota School of Mines & Technology in Rapid City, S.D., are teaming up with business students from Black...
Fargo-based ONE acquires Duluth, Minn., engineering firm
June 10, 2016 - 1:55pm
FARGO, N.D. — Obermiller Nelson Engineering of Fargo, N.D., has acquired Foster Jacobson and Johnson Engineering of Duluth, Minn. The move...
Grand Forks engineering firm creates communications division
April 18, 2016 - 9:37am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The technical details of a large public infrastructure project can often be too much for many people to grasp. That's where...
LJA acquires architecture firm WAI Continuum
April 7, 2016 - 5:51pm
With the acquisition of St. Paul-based architecture firm WAI Continuum, Fargo-based LJA will be able to pair its architecture and engineering...
South Dakota student designs tractor attachment to remove rocks
March 25, 2016 - 9:28am
FORESTBURG, S.D. --Dillon Moore drove a tractor to school Thursday, but it wasn't part of any parade. The Sanborn Central senior showed a panel...
ENGINEERING: Expansions and Opportunities
March 25, 2016 - 8:32am
In the past 10 years, the University of North Dakota’s College of Engineering & Mines in Grand Forks has seen enrollment jump by 140 percent,...
N.D. State Engineer Todd Sando announces retirement
March 9, 2016 - 5:01pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – State Engineer Todd Sando informed the State Water Commission on Wednesday that he will retire by the end of June, capping...