NDSU Center For Child Development Collects Toys For Children Undergoing Chemotherapy

The NDSU Center for Child Development and Human Development and Family Science Club have partnered with Fargo State Bank and Trust to collect new toys and comfort items, such as blankets, for children undergoing chemotherapy at Sanford Health’s Roger Maris Cancer Center, Pediatric Oncology. The effort is part of the Spring 2012 Caring and Sharing…
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Author And Activist Kate Bornstein To Present On Gender Identity And Expression At NDSU

Author, playwright, performance artist and activist Kate Bornstein is scheduled to present “Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us,” on Sunday, April 22, at 7 p.m. in the NDSU Memorial Union Great Plains Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public. The talk will explore the definitions of gender identity…
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ND Institute For Regional Studies Publishes Collins Gardening Book

The North Dakota Institute for Regional Studies, housed at NDSU, has published a book of work by one of the region’s best-known garden writers, Dorothy Collins. Collins, who died in 2008, produced about 2,800 gardening articles and many more thousands of news articles as a local journalist from 1957 until her death. Collins was a…
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NDSU To Award $50,000 In Scholarships To Adult Learners

North Dakota State University received a $50,000 grant from the Bernard Osher Foundation to be used as scholarships for adult learners who are beginning college or returning to college to finish an undergraduate degree. “This is an exciting opportunity for NDSU to expand our undergraduate population base,” said Kate Haugen, associate vice president for Student…
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NDSU Community Lecture To Explore History Of The Human Body

Neil Shubin, a noted paleontologist and evolutionary biologist, will present “Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5 Billion-Year History of the Human Body” during the sixth annual College of Science and Mathematics Community Lectureship. The presentation is scheduled for April 17 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Fargo Theatre and is free…
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