NDSU Faculty Tours Minard Hall Construction Zones

About 100 North Dakota State University faculty members toured the construction areas of Minard Hall Feb. 4 and saw the interior of the building for the first time since the collapse of the northwest corner about one year ago. Personnel from JLG Architects, Fargo, the design firm working on the project, led groups through the…
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Defense Secretary Gates To Address NDSU Spring Commencement

Fargo, N.D.  February 2 — North Dakota State University President Dean L. Bresciani announced today that U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates will be the guest speaker at NDSU’s spring commencement May 14. Dr. Robert M. Gates was sworn in on December 18, 2006, as the 22nd Secretary of Defense. Dr. Gates is the only…
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Science Cafe Presents “Better Living Through Plants. Are Biorefineries Next Panacea?”

The debate between the viability of fossil resources and biomass is the topic of the next Science Café on Feb. 8, at 7 p.m. in Stoker’s Basement, Hotel Donaldson. Mukund P. Sibi, university distinguished professor of chemistry and biochemistry, will discuss the pros and cons of biorefineries as a replacement for petroleum refineries to meet…
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NDSU Provost Search Committee Sets Timeline

The North Dakota State University provost search committee set a timeline to forward candidates to President Dean L. Bresciani by mid-April at its first meeting Jan. 19. The committee is scheduled to meet Feb. 9 to review applications and Feb. 23 to narrow the pool of candidates to invite for neutral site interviews March 5…
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NDSU’s Provost Search Committee Meets Jan. 19

North Dakota State University’s provost search committee has scheduled its first meeting on Jan. 19 to review hiring policies and procedures and to develop a timeline for filling the position. The meeting will take place in the president’s conference room in 102 Old Main at 9 a.m. The 17-member committee is charged with forwarding to…
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