Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships Awarded

NDSU’s College of Graduate and Interdisciplinary Studies has awarded Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships to three students for the 2017-18 academic year. Each fellowship recipient will receive a stipend plus additional funding for academic travel and supplies. The awards are designed to increase the completion rate of doctoral students. Support of $24,000 enables students to dedicate their…
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Presidents’ Welcome Begins Academic Year

The annual Presidents’ Welcome officially kicked off NDSU’s new academic year Aug. 21. The pageantry included the NDSU Gold Star Marching Band and incoming freshman class spelling out “NDSU” on Churchill Field for a class photograph. “Congratulations on what you are starting,” said NDSU President Dean L. Bresciani, noting NDSU is the top school of…
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Faculty Award Nominations Sought

Nominations are invited for faculty awards processed through the Office of the Provost. The deadline for the first award, the Phi Kappa Phi Faculty Lectureship, is Aug. 25. Nominations may be submitted by faculty, staff, students, alumni, unit administrators or deans. Self-nominations also will be accepted. Nomination materials should be sent to ndsu.provost@ndsu.edu. Nominations must include a…
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Researchers To Explore Sustainable Energy Solutions

A team of NDSU researchers has been awarded a National Science Foundation–Smart and Connected Communities Grant to develop sustainable energy solutions. Rajesh Kavasseri, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, is the principal investigator. Other researchers include Malini Srivastava, assistant professor of architecture and landscape architecture; Dominic Fischer, assistant professor of architecture and landscape architecture;…
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Faculty Member Featured In WalletHub Article

Carrie Johnson, Extension personal and family finance specialist and assistant professor of human development and family science, is featured in a recent online article for WalletHub. The article, titled “What Is a Good Credit Score?” was written by John S. Kiernan, senior writer and editor. Johnson is one of five experts from across the country…
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