Author Archives: NDSU News

Alumni named to ’40 Under 40′ list of business leaders

A group of NDSU alumni recently were recognized for their successful business careers. Five alumni were named to Prairie Business magazine’s “40 Under 40” list of top business professionals in the region who are under the age of 40. Patrick … Continue reading

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NDSU visual arts head named Ceramic Artist of the Year

Michael Strand, head of the visual arts department at North Dakota State University, has been named Ceramic Artist of the Year by Ceramics Monthly, the largest circulation publication in the ceramic arts field. Strand was selected because of his efforts to take his … Continue reading

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Registration open for TechGYRLS program

TechGYRLS, a 10-week after-school program to introduce young women to science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines, is accepting registrations until Friday, Jan. 30. The program, for third through seventh grade girls, is held on NDSU’s campus and is sponsored by … Continue reading

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NDSU Graduate School hosts competition to challenge students to communicate importance of research

The North Dakota State University Graduate School is challenging graduate students to explain their research in ways general audiences can understand. A typical 80,000-word thesis would take nine hours to present; these students have three minutes. The Three Minute Thesis … Continue reading

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New video highlights NDSU’s contributions to North Dakota

In NDSU’s new video, “We Serve Our Citizens,” campus and community leaders talk about the growing demand for educated citizens and the ability and commitment of NDSU to contribute to the public good. “We measure everything we do by the … Continue reading

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Poster contest promotes sun safety

The NDSU Extension Service, NDSU Extension’s Center for 4-H Youth Development and the North Dakota Academy of Dietetics are sponsoring an “Eat Smart. Play Hard. Together” poster contest based on a sun safety theme. Posters will be judged in two … Continue reading

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NDSU graduate students share research on healthy aging

People are living longer and want to know how to live better. A group of four NDSU graduate students recently took the latest research on healthy aging to residents at Bethany Retirement Living in Fargo. The students created a one-hour, … Continue reading

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NDSU, Sisseton Wahpeton College partner to serve American Indian students

Representatives from NDSU and Sisseton Wahpeton College signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at strengthening both institutions abilities to meet the needs of American Indian students. The agreement is expected to help American Indian students pursue advanced degrees at institutions … Continue reading

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Memorial Union director to be honored

Steve Winfrey, director of the Memorial Union, has been selected to receive the 2015 Outstanding Contribution to Student Leadership Programs Award by the Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education. The award presentation is scheduled during association’s annual conference Tuesday, March … Continue reading

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Innovation Challenge ’15 entries to be displayed

Get an in-depth look at the Innovation Challenge ’15 entries during the Visual Presentations and Networking Event, scheduled Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 5-6:30 p.m. in the Memorial Union Plains room. Everyone is welcome to attend. Innovation Challenge ’15 is an … Continue reading

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