Coston To Testify At Congressional Hearing

D.C. Coston, vice president for agriculture and university extension at North Dakota State University, is scheduled to travel this week to Washington, D.C., to testify during a Congressional hearing about the 2008 Farm Bill. Coston’s presentation is set for Wednesday, Sept. 30, before the U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on Conservation, Credit, Energy…
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NDSU Enrollment Hits 14,189

The university’s official fourth week enrollment is 14,189 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. This is an increase of 960 from the official figure a year ago. The official fall 2008 enrollment was 13,229 students, which was released on Sept. 23, 2008. Part of the increase comes from an all time record for graduate student enrollment.…
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Dakota Studies Courses Offered

Linguists worldwide are trying to save languages, and nowhere are they dying more quickly than in North America. With 25,000 speakers on 15 U.S. and Canadian reservations, Dakota is considered an "unsafe" language in terms of longevity. "[Languages] are dying here," said Bruce Maylath, professor of English. "That’s what we are trying to avoid happening…
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Wallman Wellness Center Serves Record Number Of Patrons

The Wallman Wellness Center served more than 2,467 customers on Aug. 25, the first full day of school, setting a record for the largest number of students, faculty and staff served in one day. Read more at: http://www.ndsu.edu/news/media_releases/wallman_wellness_center_serves_record_number_of_patrons/

NDSU Officials Report 13,855 First Day Enrollment

Fargo, N.D., Aug. 25 – North Dakota State University officials report that first day enrollment numbers are 7.6 percent higher than last year at this time. Prakash Mathew, vice president of student affairs, attributes the increase to several factors including an increase in student retention, transfer students, PATHWAYS participants and a higher number of international,…
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