NDSU Course Offers Plant Breeding Data Analysis Tools

The NDSU Department of Plant Sciences and DuPont Pioneer recently collaborated to create and present a short course on the latest plant breeding data analysis tools used by the agricultural industry. The course, titled “Use and Analysis of Unbalanced Data,” was held Feb. 14-16. NDSU researchers Richard Horsley, Ana Maria Heilman and Tom Walk worked…
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Indian Dance Company To Perform At NDSU

The NDSU Office of Multicultural Programs is set to host a performance by the Odissi Dance Company, scheduled for Sunday, April 30, at 7 p.m. in Beckwith Recital Hall. The free event is open to the public and is being held in honor of Asian Pacific Islands Heritage Month. Odissi is India’s oldest classical dance…
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Bloomquist Lecture To Feature Cooperative Executive

Vern Dosch, president and chief executive officer of National Information Solutions Cooperative Inc., will be the featured speaker at the 25th annual Aldrich C. Bloomquist Lectureship, scheduled for Thursday, April 20, at 7 a.m. at the Embassy Hall of the Holiday Inn in Fargo. The lectureship is sponsored by the NDSU Quentin N. Burdick Center…
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Doctoral Students To Present At Transportation Forum

Six NDSU transportation and logistics doctoral students are set to present their research at the Transportation Research Forum’s 2017 Annual Forum April 20-21 at the University of Illinois in Chicago. The forum is an independent organization of transportation professionals dedicated to providing an impartial meeting ground for carriers, shippers, government officials, consultants, university researchers and…
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Ag Honor Society Inducts Members, Presents Awards

The Agricultural Honor Society Gamma Sigma Delta at NDSU inducted 13 undergraduate students, 30 graduate students and six faculty during the organization’s annual induction ceremony April 4. According to chapter president Birgit Pruess, professor of microbiological sciences, the recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Graduate Student Award is Enas Al Areef, who is studying food safety.…
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