NDSU Field School Links Emmons County To Its Past

NDSU history students recently completed a successful field experience at the Emmons County Museum to help people in the Linton, North Dakota, area connect with their past. The three-credit course, History 491/690, ran from May 22-June 10. It was led by Angela Smith, assistant professor of history and NDSU’s public historian. It was a win-win…
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NDSU Public Health Program Blends Culture, Research

An experiment extracting DNA from skin cells and an opportunity to participate in breast cancer research sparked an interest in science for student Amber Charboneau while studying at Cankdeska Cikana Community College in Fort Totten, North Dakota. Then, A two-week summer undergraduate research program in public health at NDSU in May and June provided her…
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NDSU, Sanford Provide Only Sonography Training Option In North Dakota

Laramie Johnson is thrilled to be able to stay in her hometown to pursue her passion for helping patients. She is among the first class enrolled in an enhanced radiologic sciences major at NDSU that offers sonography and echocardiography. Students who want to pursue this specialization will now be able to stay in North Dakota…
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Department Chair Named Society Fellow

Sreekala Bajwa, NDSU professor and chair of agricultural and biosystems engineering, has been named a fellow of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers. It is the organization’s highest honor. She will be inducted in the 2017 class of fellows during the ASABE Fellows Honor Recognition Ceremony and Reception, scheduled during the society’s annual…
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Former Longtime Mechanical Engineering Chair Dies

Karl G. Maurer, former NDSU chair of mechanical engineering, died May 16 at age 87. Maurer joined NDSU in 1967 as associate professor of mechanical engineering and applied mechanics and as assistant dean for the College of Engineering and Architecture. In 1970, he became chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics. Under…
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