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Online passes test of time: Local colleges are making online education work
October 31, 2017 - 3:49pm
Consider the Kindle. Wait, scratch that: Consider the Rocket eBook, an earlier handheld e-reader, released by NuvoMedia in 1998. Never heard...
Minnesota State system to update tuition, fee policies
October 18, 2017 - 9:30pm
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota State system will consider overhauling its tuition and fee policy in response to the growing number of students...
UND petroleum program gears up despite industry downturn
October 13, 2017 - 5:03am
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Petroleum Engineering Department has a tight industry focus, which means instructors push...
NDSCS gets $13.3 million upgrade, new $1 million lab-classroom
October 9, 2017 - 11:45pm
WAHPETON, N.D. — The North Dakota State College of Science here has completed a $13.3 million infrastructure upgrade of its campus that...
GENERATION NEXT: As the 2017 Aspen Prize proves, South Dakota’s Lake Area Technical Institute ranks with America’s best
October 4, 2017 - 3:35pm
Federal Reserve president answers economy questions in Grand Forks
September 25, 2017 - 9:26pm
GRAND FORKS—Neel Kashkari, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, made an appearance Monday in Grand Forks as part of a...
UND among top 25 'most innovative' in U.S. News ranking
September 12, 2017 - 11:27pm
GRAND FORKS — Area universities fared well in the latest edition of the annual U.S. News and World Report college rankings. The University...
UND Foundation sees $40M in donations for fiscal year
August 22, 2017 - 7:33pm
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota Alumni Association and Foundation pulled in nearly $40 million in donor gifts in fiscal year...
As departures rise at NDSU, some faculty worry more could follow
August 13, 2017 - 6:57am
FARGO — Faculty resignations and retirements at North Dakota State University are rising, and some worry it could be an early sign of more...
UND cuts credit hours needed for graduation
August 6, 2017 - 10:12am
GRAND FORKS — A series of internal policy changes at the University of North Dakota are intended to boost student retention and completion...
UND widens leadership team in provost's office
July 30, 2017 - 8:45pm
GRAND FORKS — Leadership in the office of the University of North Dakota provost is becoming increasingly spread among a widening group of campus leaders.
Mark Kennedy: 'Connective tissue' key for UND's future
July 20, 2017 - 10:23pm
GRAND FORKS—Grand Forks can push the University of North Dakota's strategic plan by further embracing the campus and by helping develop...
Strinden Center razed in first of UND campus demolitions
July 19, 2017 - 9:55pm
GRAND FORKS — The Strinden Center building on the University of North Dakota campus was dripping with water when the excavator finally...
UND planning to begin building demolitions Monday
July 16, 2017 - 10:29am
GRANDN FORKS, N.D. — The University of North Dakota will begin a series of building demolitions Monday, starting with the Strinden Center....
Cross-country air race builds aviation interest for new female fliers at UND
June 27, 2017 - 11:45pm
GRAND FORKS — Summer road trips are fine and well, but you haven't lived until you've raced across most of America in a light aircraft....