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Wynne takes UND's interim president job sans additional pay
June 18, 2019 - 12:43pm
GRAND FORKS — The contract for University of North Dakota interim president Joshua Wynne has been finalized and includes no extra money for...
Chancellor's letter to UND's Kennedy meant to 'protect the state,' lawyer says
April 16, 2019 - 3:52pm
GRAND FORKS — A lawyer who serves on the State Board of Higher Education said Tuesday, April 16, that a letter sent to University of North...
North Dakota sports betting debate ends with a whimper as Senate quickly rejects bill
March 25, 2019 - 3:34pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota senators overwhelmingly rejected a bill legalizing professional and collegiate sports betting Monday, March 25. House...
University system, SBHE mull changes to tenure policy
October 31, 2018 - 12:18pm
GRAND FORKS — Potential changes to the North Dakota University System’s tenure policy have been delayed after faculty questioned the proposal’s...
Discrimination complaint against ND university chancellor moves forward
December 21, 2017 - 9:01pm
BISMARCK—A labor complaint made against North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott is set to be investigated by a federal...
Emails reveal more information on allegation that NDUS chancellor created 'hostile' work environment
December 4, 2017 - 7:55pm
BISMARCK -- As described in recent labor allegations, a top employee of the North Dakota University System complained last year to the system's...
ND state senator says focus on cyber hurt chancellor's reputation in Legislature
November 28, 2017 - 9:08pm
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota legislators "scramble" to avoid university system Chancellor Mark Hagerott, Sen. Ray Holmberg, R-Grand Forks,...
Hagerott, Morton 'strongly disagree' with NDUS discrimination claims
November 27, 2017 - 9:29pm
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota's top leader in higher education has rejected accusations that he engaged in gender discrimination and fostered...
Higher education leaders want to boost grad rates
August 23, 2017 - 1:51pm
BISMARCK — North Dakota higher education leaders highlighted efforts to improve student graduation rates Wednesday, Aug. 23. University...
Higher ed board addresses mistakes on Mayville State dorm project, cybersecurity
May 15, 2017 - 7:16pm
GRAND FORKS—North Dakota's Board of Higher Education has approved allowing Mayville State University to renovate a residence hall to the...
Hagerott to kick off NDUS chancellorship with listening tour
July 2, 2015 - 9:44am
Mark Hagerott comes from a family of farmers who valued education, which is part of the reason he's in his current position as chancellor for...
New North Dakota University System chancellor selected
May 1, 2015 - 8:31am
BISMARCK--The room erupted in applause as Mark Hagerott walked into a state Board of Higher Education meeting Thursday to accept his appointment...