People are the life of UND. Our features tell the stories of UND’s faculty, staff, alumni, and students. This collection collects UND features published from 2011 - 2015.


Submissions from 2014

UND aviation team takes off today in this year's Air Race Classic, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND Engineering team scores international victory in UAS design, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND is helping aircraft talk directly to each other with new sense-and-avoid technology, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND Ph.D. student eyes entrepreneurial career in healthcare research, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND researchers are closing in on a vaccine for in-hospital infections, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND scores unique helicopter training opportunity, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND sets pace for aviation safety, Juan Miguel Pedraza

Up-close tour of North Dakota’s underground geology, Juan Miguel Pedraza

UND's memorable season comes to an end in Philly, Shawna Noel Schill

Alumni and friends will be treated to a spirit-filled week of activities for Homecoming 2014, University of North Dakota

Move-in time offers events and activities to help students get acquainted with their new homes, University of North Dakota

The year in review, University of North Dakota

UND announces $5 Million Gift From Hess Corporation to help fund Collaborative Energy Complex, University of North Dakota

UND Choirs to Present Silent Night, Winter Light, University of North Dakota

UND is key player in federally mandated UAS testing program, University of North Dakota

Welcome back spring 2014 students, University of North Dakota

UND Student wins prestigious music therapy award, Kallie Van De Venter

Trevor Mikacevich honored as the Student Employee of the Year by UND and North Dakota, Chen Wu

Submissions from 2013

30 years after founding, WGS has nearly 50 scholars on campus eyeing women and gender issues, Emily Aasand

A ‘world of possibilities’ for UND Gilman scholarship recipient, Emily Aasand

Joyce Ohm's efforts to grow an eager and dynamic research group on campus are paying off, Emily Aasand

Lamoureux twins excel on the ice and in the classroom, Emily Aasand

UND musical trio tour of Asia coincides with Grand Forks city delegation visit to region, Emily Aasand

UND sets the table for 51st Annual 'Feast of Nations', Emily Aasand

The Great Outdoors on ice, Emily Aasand and David L. Dodds

Photo contest aims to capture the spirit of UND, Carolyn Badger

Space Studies celebrates 25 years as the world's academic leader in all things cosmos, Suezette Rene Biere and Juan Miguel Pedraza

Grad stories: Changyeon Yoo, Susan Caraher

Grad stories: Heidi Connahs, Susan Caraher

Grad stories: Lucy Nevanen, Susan Caraher

UND launches new webpage as resource to help students in distress, Erin Dickson

AE2S donation, state match draw Engineering College closer to landing its 'dream house', David L. Dodds

An energizing connection to Norway, David L. Dodds

‘Austin Legacy Awards’ to be given to four UND communication alumni during Homecoming ceremony, David L. Dodds

Black History Month under way at UND, David L. Dodds

City of Grand Forks, UND form the Community and Campus Committee on High-Risk Alcohol Use, David L. Dodds

Cochran named Minnesota Vikings and ‘UND & Me’ scholarship winner at last football game in Metrodome, David L. Dodds

Connecting Cultures Through Song, David L. Dodds

Follow alumni leader Tim O'Keefe as he treks to Kazakhstan for grad's space launch, David L. Dodds

Geomorphologist Jaakko Putkonen, student team head to Nepal for Himalayan adventure (and lots of study), David L. Dodds

Joseph Morsette inspires American Indian youth to consider law careers, David L. Dodds

Karen Nyberg delivered UND’s Summer Commencement Message from space Today, David L. Dodds

Life is good.® co-founder visits campus Oct. 11, David L. Dodds

'My Generation’ cast and crew headed for Kennedy Center Festival, David L. Dodds

North Dakota Spirit | The Campaign for UND tops $324 million in final tally, David L. Dodds

North Dakota Young Professionals recognize UND among best places to work, David L. Dodds

Petroleum Engineering program graduates first four students for growing field in the oil industry, David L. Dodds

President’s State-of-the-University address focuses on student success, David L. Dodds

Students find classroom is all around them in D.C., David L. Dodds

UAS program soars to new heights with national and international media interest, David L. Dodds

UND alum and third-generation North Dakotan Joel Brown continues family legacy in oil industry, David L. Dodds

UND archeologist protects region's rich and hidden past from being lost to development forever, David L. Dodds

UND Art Collections at the Empire current exhibition features works by regional artists, David L. Dodds

UND employees, faculty to be honored during 130th Founders Day event Feb. 28, David L. Dodds

UND in the Spotlight, David L. Dodds

UND readies for the 43rd annual Wacipi Powwow April 19-21, David L. Dodds

UND’s 44th Writers Conference set to kick off March 19, David L. Dodds

UND’s newest ‘Golden Boy’ returns to UND after heroic stint with Team USA, David L. Dodds

UND’s Nyberg is home ? Olympic torch, UND hockey puck and all, David L. Dodds

UND’s strong play and competitive scheduling are drawing big crowds to ‘The Betty’, David L. Dodds

UND student group builds bridges through food and fellowship during Interfaith Week, David L. Dodds

UND welcomes Air Force's ranking leaders on the heels of another visit by five national UAS writers, David L. Dodds

U.S. Astronaut, UND alum Nyberg delivers message from on high, David L. Dodds

Whitehead starts ‘Deans for Wellness’ lecture series with talk on quackery and fraud in health trends, David L. Dodds

Winners announced in ‘Exceptional UND photo contest’, David L. Dodds

Women's Center hosts the Clothesline Project through Oct. 11, David L. Dodds

Air Force ROTC spices up routine with chili cook-off, Marti Elshaug

Kirt Leadbetter scores prestigious Goldwater Scholarship for achievements in chemical engineering, Marti Elshaug

Red River Trio spends spring break touring the Midwest, Marti Elshaug

University police Lt. Don Rasmuson recognized as local Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, Marti Elshaug

Wellness Center gets used to positive national attention, Marti Elshaug

World Poetry Reading launches 44th UND Writers Conference to full house, Marti Elshaug

Large group of UND students to ‘Pay It Forward’ over Spring Break, Michelle Hamilton

Vote for your favorite HLC photo before Oct. 11, Higher Learning Commission Publicity Campaign Team

UND's concert choir has triumphed in the past and is ready to take on whatever comes their way, Emily D. Hill

Communities unite to keep ‘dream’ alive, Courtney Hrkac

Alumna Sonja Collin gets out of life what she puts in, Brian Johnson

Art Showcase's featured artist Tanner Pruess discovered hidden talent at UND, turned it into entrepreneurial gold, Brian Johnson

Event showcases UND's vision for the future, Brian Johnson

Gorecki Center achieves highest LEED building rating – why does it matter?, Brian Johnson

INMED completes another Summer Institute for American Indian youth, Brian Johnson

Reflecting on the old ‘Ralph’, Brian Johnson

On UAS initiative: UND, Northrop Grumman, other partners sign strategic alliance agreement, Peter Johnson

UND Breaks Ground for UND Athletics High Performance Center Thursday, Sept. 5, Peter Johnson

UND grad Shayla Longie shares lessons learned from the Xukurú tribe in Brazil, Shayla Longie

Committees named to plan new home for North Dakota's School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Denis MacLeod

Mapping the cellular neighborhood, Denis MacLeod and David L. Dodds

Career Services is there to help students before they graduate and step into the job market, Kate Menzies

Deans for Wellness event promotes healthier eating among faculty and staff, Kate Menzies

Distance students go the extra mile from the comfort of home, Kate Menzies

Financial Wellness Services will host open house Feb. 1, Kate Menzies

Hitting the great outdoors: UND Wellness Center promotes outdoor activities, Kate Menzies

Kayla Ekart honored as UND and North Dakota Student Employee of the Year for simply doing what she loves, Kate Menzies

Mortar Board serves nearly 560 more families this year than last in annual Thanksgiving Turkey Basket Drive, Kate Menzies

Music Professor Michael Wittgraf experiments with a modern approach to creating music, Kate Menzies

New Deans bring student-focused perspectives and fresh visions for an Exceptional UND, Kate Menzies

On ‘Target’ for success, Kate Menzies

Poly sci student Karly Moen receives national award for social activism, engagement, Kate Menzies

Professor Tim Pasch spent his summer in the Canadian arctic researching and recording voices of the Inuit, Kate Menzies

Student Laura Harmon headed to Miss America Pageant Sept. 15, Kate Menzies