Student Activities Director Receives Gunkelman Award

Matt Skoy, director of student activities, received the highly-prized Mary McCannel Gunkelman Recognition Award during ceremonies May 4. The annual honor recognizes the person at NDSU who most helps to create a welcoming and happy atmosphere on campus. “I’m so honored; it’s humbling,” said Skoy, who joined the NDSU professional staff in 2009. “We have wonderful…
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NDSU Students Present Research At Transportation Research Forum

NDSU transportation and logistics doctoral students recently presented research at the 59th annual Transportation Research Forum April 10-11 in Minneapolis. Mohammad Alshareef presented “The Value of Missouri River Water in its Navigation Channel and Freight Costs.” Reduced flows make the Missouri river unreliable for shipping agricultural commodities. The study evaluated various other modes of moving commodities…
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NDSU Archives To Host Book Talk On Fargo Tornado

The NDSU Archives are set to host a book talk about the deadly 1957 Fargo tornado. The event is scheduled for Thursday, May 10, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the NDSU Archives located in the West Building at 3551 7th Ave. N. Authors Trista Raezer-Stursa and John Hallberg of NDSU Archives and Lisa Eggebraaten of…
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NDSU Takes Fifth At National Cybersecurity Competition

NDSU finished fifth at the national MITRE STEM “capture the flag” cybersecurity competition recently held online. Computer science majors Lucas Miller, Michael Gibbons, Chris Bernard and Brett Knecht, and computer engineering major Isaac Burton combined to beat about 300 college teams nationwide during the 24-hour long competition. “Graduates with skills in cybersecurity are in extremely…
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NDSU Potato Researchers Honored By F-M Convention And Visitors Bureau

The Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureaurecently recognized the organizers of the 101st Potato Association of America meeting with the Industry Excellence Award. NDSU personnel were recognized during the organization’s annual meeting and awardsluncheon March 13. The Potato Association of America’s Local Arrangements Committee was chaired by Andrew Robinson, Gary Secor and Asunta Thompson, and included 13 more…
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