New Dean Of Engineering Joins NDSU

Michael Kessler joined the NDSU College of Engineering as its new dean. He started July 1. Kessler previously was Berry Family Director and Professor of the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at Washington State University. Kessler was the chief academic and administrative officer for the School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering at WSU. Kessler…
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NDSU Extension To Help With Agriculture Adventure Day

The NDSU Extension Service and several other organizations have teamed up with the Red River Zoo in Fargo for the first Agriculture Adventure Day, scheduled for Saturday, July 22, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the zoo. Farmers, zookeepers and scientists will create a fun-filled day dedicated to the diversity of North Dakota agriculture.…
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NDSU Student-Athletes Earn Commissioner’s List Of Academic Excellence Honors

NDSU had 62 student-athletes named to The Summit League Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence, the league office announced July 12. A total of 634 student-athletes from the league’s nine schools were selected to the list. Of the student-athletes honored, 132 earned all As while 35 maintained a perfect 4.00 GPA. In order for a student-athlete…
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Men’s Basketball Team Earns Academic Excellence Award

The NDSU men’s basketball team has earned the Team Academic Excellence Award for the fourth straight year. The honor is presented by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. The academic award program recognizes outstanding academic achievement by teams with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better for the 2016-17 season. All teams in…
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School Of Pharmacy Receives Funding For Program To Combat Opioid Crisis

Two groups have awarded $11,078 in funding to two NDSU faculty members in the School of Pharmacy for a program to assist in prevention of opioid abuse. Mark Strand, professor of pharmacy practice and Heidi Eukel, associate professor of pharmacy practice, received a grant award of $8,078 from the FM Area Foundation for “Pharmacist Engagement…
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