NDSU, Area Companies Partner To Introduce Girls To Engineering

More than 250 eighth-grade girls from eight area school districts will visit NDSU and area engineering companies as part of national Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 23. The event fosters an interest in science, technology, engineering and math, commonly known as STEM, according to Holly Erickson, NDSU STEM outreach coordinator.…
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Innovation Challenge Final Presentations Scheduled

A total of 29 student teams are set to compete in the final round of judging for Innovation Challenge ’17 on Thursday, Feb. 23, in the Memorial Union Hidatsa and Rose rooms. Teams will give 10-minute oral presentations to an independent panel of judges. The teams are competing in four tracks: Agriculture, Product, Social and Service.…
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Seminars To Examine Environmental Topics

NDSU’s Environmental and Conservation Sciences Graduate Program is set to sponsor a series of “Greenbag Seminars” in coming weeks. The sessions are on Tuesdays from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. All seminars are in the Memorial Union Room of Nations, unless noted. The schedule of speakers and topics includes: • Feb. 28        Trevor Krabbenhoft, postdoctoral fellow, Wayne State…
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Speaker To Address Jealousy In Friendships

NDSU’s Department of Human Development and Family Science is set to host the eighth annual Gertrude Weigum Hinsz Lecture Friday, March 3, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the NDSU Harry D. McGovern Alumni Center atrium, with a reception to follow. The event is free and open to the public. NDSU students, faculty and…
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Student Receives Horticulture Scholarship

NDSU horticulture senior Erik Laber received the NDSU Harry Baker Memorial Scholarship during the North Dakota Nursery and Greenhouse Association’s 50th annual convention and trade show held in Fargo Jan. 29-31. The scholarship is available to a North Dakota resident student enrolled in horticulture. Laber is from Jamestown, North Dakota, and will graduate in May…
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