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North Dakota State University
North Dakota, Minnesota could see major growth for black, Hispanic college students
August 18, 2019 - 6:45am
FARGO — Colleges and universities in the Upper Midwest are becoming more diverse, and if high school projections hold up, the region could...
Extension Service perseveres in North Dakota
July 21, 2019 - 6:00am
PARK RIVER, N.D. — After church services a few Sundays ago, a fellow parishioner stopped Brad Brummond to ask him a question about water beetles....
'The Scoop': What parents and students need to know before going on a college tour
May 23, 2019 - 7:10am
MOORHEAD — As parents, we grow up right alongside our children. We learn how to feed and diaper them in the early days, and as they grow, we...
SBA's National SBIR tour to visit Fargo Friday
May 22, 2019 - 10:10am
FARGO — The U.S. Small Business Administration’s National SBIR Road Tour is coming to the Fargodome Friday, May 24, as part of a 16-stop...
North Dakota senators back funding for replacing NDSU's Dunbar Hall
April 23, 2019 - 5:05pm
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Senate backed a compromise package of higher education capital projects Tuesday, April 23, that provides more state...
Quiet while at NDSU, U.S. Rep. Omar now makes national headlines
March 30, 2019 - 1:39pm
FARGO — Before making history and grabbing headlines during her first embattled months in Congress, U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar was a student at North...
NDSU names Kalk new executive director for Research and Technology Park
March 20, 2019 - 6:54pm
FARGO — North Dakota State University has named a new executive director for its Research and Technology Park.Brian Kalk, a former member of...
University research bill fails in North Dakota House
March 20, 2019 - 3:05pm
BISMARCK — The North Dakota House has rejected a bill that would have dedicated a certain percentage of Legacy Fund earnings to the state’s...
McFeely: Poll shows unabashed love for NDSU, UND — despite nonstop bashing of both
February 8, 2019 - 7:33pm
You'd think, given the headlines out of Bismarck and the braying of self-appointed experts trying to save the world from the evil liberalism...
NDSU researchers aiming for diabetes monitoring without a poke
February 1, 2019 - 9:26pm
FARGO — Dr. Danling Wang is determined to make keeping track of diabetes as easy as breathing. The North Dakota State University researcher...
Hoping to cut costs, NDSU again offers early retirement incentives
November 20, 2018 - 5:11pm
FARGO — North Dakota State University is offering buyouts to faculty and staff through early separation incentives in a cost-cutting move as...
NDSU expects $5 million revenue loss from lower enrollment
September 18, 2018 - 8:00pm
FARGO — Declining enrollment at North Dakota State University is expected to cost the university some $5 million in lost revenue, the university...
NDSU research into bees’ winter survival could help sustain farms, ranches
September 4, 2018 - 6:09pm
FARGO — There's a buzz at a federal facility at North Dakota State University, and it's not just coming from insects in the laboratory....
Watchdog group: NDSU 'covered up' research animal deaths
August 8, 2018 - 8:35am
FARGO—A watchdog group is urging federal officials to investigate what it claims is a pattern at North Dakota State University of failing...
Fieldwork summer: Science undergraduates such as NDSU's Kate Volk conduct research
August 1, 2018 - 12:41pm
Editor’s note: These days, more and more STEM undergraduates are conducting research. One of them is Kate Volk, a North Dakota State University...