Students Earn Entrepreneurial Grant, Featured In Online Article

A team of NDSU student entrepreneurs received a $5,000 VentureWell grant and the group is featured in an online article by the funding organization. The article, titled “The Five Biggest Challenges Faced By Student Entrepreneurs, and a Few Tips on Overcoming Them,” discusses Spinthesis, the students’ start-up company. Team members include Bradley Hoffmann, mechanical engineering…
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Faculty Member To Publish Research In Finance Journal

Derek Lehmberg, associate professor of management, co-wrote a paper, “The impact of power distance and uncertainty avoidance on real options exercise: Potential for sub-optimal time delays and value destruction,” that has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Behavioral Finance. Lehmberg joined the NDSU faculty in 2009. His research interests include strategic investment under…
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Management Faculty Honored For Research Paper

Two NDSU management faculty members have been recognized with the Outstanding Paper in the 2016 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. Chanchai Tangpong, professor of management, and Rodney Traub, associate professor of management, were acknowledged for their paper, “A review of buyer-supplier relationship typologies: progress, problems, and future directions,” which was published in the Journal…
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Student Health Service Receives Accreditation

NDSU Student Health Service has received a three-year accreditation. The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care last month informed Patricia Dirk, director of Student Health Service, after a site survey in June. “The Student Health Service received a three-year certificate of accreditation, which is the maximum awarded. It reflects the high quality of care being…
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NDSU Receives $435,000 Grant For Colon Cancer Research

Researchers in NDSU’s College of Health Professions have received a $435,000 three-year grant award for colon cancer research that focuses on creating more effective therapies to combat colon cancer and lessen chemotherapy side effects. Principal researcher Steven Qian, associate professor of pharmaceutical sciences in the School of Pharmacy, received the competitive grant award from the National Cancer…
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